Building A New House
gr8lyBold Living Acreage build, Scenic Rim QLD - Slab Stage
you'll be in before us at this rate -everything looks great
gr8lyOur First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate
oh no if that's what it has on your approved drawings, then they will need to rectify it for you. It's your house. I personally think your backsplash looks fine -…
bestspecialsBuilding a modified Grange 25 - Coral Homes - Brisbane
Don't see him at all, but everything looks great.
Tribe7Stylemaster WRI 305 MOD - Karalee QLD (First Home)
Great to see your powering enough Amish. Great work with all the extra insulation we have done the same and it’s something we will never regret. You have a really…
DylandbrookeCoral Homes - Modified Grange 29
Sure, we got them through diyonline blinds. It was supposed to be a 6-8 week turnaround, but we're approaching 12 weeks now. They did compensate us for the delay - we…
pandibabiBuilding Plantation Trinity Lux Q1 @ Oxley - Brisbane
beautiful! how exciting!
BridgetwitchManhattan 23 - Coral Homes (Week 18: Flooring, Carpet....)
How frustrating that they moved your PCI. Hopefully there won’t be much to do once you have it and then you can get keys soon after! It’s great to be in our own…
CC7Daydream 30. 22 week build. After handover fun has begun
everything is looking so good, hooray for window blinds! Im sorry to hear about your mum, but glad she's okay now. I think you need some big pots with some large plants…
pbwhi0Ausbuild Finlay 36 @ Kinross Road Thornlands
The pool looks fantastic! The glass fence and tiling are really elegant. I better not show the wife your planters against the fence or I know what she will want at our…
TashmcAlmost Handover - Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochr
Wow it is complete, how amazing for you Staceyrusell, your facade I'm in love with, all the best for hand over.
BrentandAllisonIluka - Bray Park (G.J Gardner) - Council
Agree - I guess all good things...... I understand they just need to do everything by the book and not take shortcuts which in the end is the best for everyone. Thanks…
adamjGJ Gardner Logan went busted - house finally finished.
This is a great post and we are just about to engage QBCC on a non completion due to liquidation / licence suspension. A couple of q's: - Did you need to get insurance…
sunnycoastfirstbuildOur Stylemaster Baybreeze 27 view BP
Another week and no real progress. Still waiting on tilers. Most of the stone benches went in at the start of the week, so was great to see that happen but that was…
springtimeThings you forget - summary page 32
Hi All, We built 6 years ago, one thing we did which was very useful, was to include an outside powerpoint, it's really useful. We also installed outside camera's with a…
StephLeeCoral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Life after handover
Did you guys pay your final account by cheque on handover day or before straight into there account?
CC7Coral Homes – Grange 29 (St Kilda façade) HB/QLD
oh i think you might have mentioned the batten thing somewhere else here, rings a bell. that really sucks, i hope the new colour still works well with the rest of the…
BridgetwitchA vue of the pines on the Gold Coast
Sorry it’s been a while since I posted - lots happening and no time! We are still living in the land of boxes, and trying to get our driveway etc. organised. Our cooktop…
StructuralBIMGuyAnyone Tried Termite Proof Paint to Untreated Timber Frame?
larry1124 Your understanding is my understanding Your builder will need to provide you relevant Data, information and proofs ..always ask for a termite guarantee
sweetswisssteelIs the builder responsible for root barrier installation?
Most builder's engineers will provide an info pack which will detail what the homeowners responsibilities are for slab maintenance etc. One thing it should say is for M…
lilbzaBuilding the Marriott 47 (Waldorf) by Porter Davis QLD
Update: We had our roof trusses go up the week before last, and last week our guttering and fascia. Our SS says we should have our roof tiles on by the end of the…
larry1124How to Deal with Builder's Breach of Contract?
Thanks for your comments, iTool You remind me of another issue, that is if I have the rights to hold off the payment for frame stage given the frame work might be re-do…
stoff17Metricon Vantage 48 Plantation - Melbourne
Yeah we had the same problem. We want timber in some of the rooms downstairs and didn’t want quad, but as we were doing them after the build was complete M only had 2…
glipppGJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLD
Agree about the robotic pool cleaner. I use to have old suction Zodiac but in my opinion, the automatic cleaner does a much better job and because it is independent I have…
auzgirlTreated pine frame- did yours look like this??
JUST JOINED. INTERESTED IN THIS TOPIC AS I HAVE A NEGATIVE THING ABOUT TERMITES, ESPECIALLY IF THEY WANT TO EAT YOUR HOUSE, SOMETHING YOU HAVE PAID A LOT OF MONEY FOR. I…
jreyMy new home in Capestone Mango Hill with Clarendon Wentworth
Hi nafeesra see photos. You can see two different colour of wall linings installed in laundry and toilet.