Building A New House
Things you forget - summary page 32
I managed to get the builder to install plugs (sockets) on the rafters. If the LED burns out or I do not like the colour, then I do not have to call in the electrician. I…
Building the Simonds Cleland 233 in SA
Hi Emma Wow it’s been ages since I have been on this site nearly been in our place for 2 years haha -As for floor boards they are actually tiles which have been…
New home - Gravel vs Asphalt vs Concrete vs paving ROV
It's almost an impossible question to answer as the price a house sells for is infinitely variable. All i can say is, personally if I was buying a house without a…
4m Side Sloping Block (Questions!)
The soil classification regarding foundation movement is explained here: https://www.vba.vic.gov.au/consumers/gu ... n-movement Soil classifications…
Statesman Homes Build At Wasleys, 4000m2 Block, First Home.
Removed the address, thanks for the heads up. Yeah myself and my partner discussed the style of home, i originally wanted a wider country style home like you suggested…
Adelaide Designer Homes 2015 -Garden Pics
Thanks so much, I just loved these designs. I am not very good at that so perhaps I will read your recommendations instead of hiring an expensive designer...
What’s included in site works of the footing cost?
Hi Rainey I'm actually looking at a block in Hope Valley and going to sign a contract and then saw your post. Do you mind me asking how big your place is sq m (house…
mold seen on slab few days after handover
Hi am worried about the damage if it would have caused to the slab...is there a way to know the extent of damage and if there is way to repair it .. or since it is a new…
Cost to build tri-story on a sloped block?
I think ive caused a bit of confusion with how I've laid out the build budget- that's my bad. We have 420k left to spend for the build, we have a total budget of 610k…
[HELP] need to do soil compact certificate in SA
Hi guys, Our footing report came back with an exceeding of $6,000 because our builder said they found fill on the site and request a compaction certificate, without that…
Have anyone building/built with Precision Homes (Adelaide)?
Hi, We are in the same stage now. can I know what you finally decided ?
Need Advice: Is this cavity sliding door installed correctly
Just need some Kerry packers and she is good to go.
Two different types of concrete for driveway and permiter pa
Hi, Just wondering does anyone have experience with using exposed aggregate for driveway and the front perimeter path and then connecting around to the side path where it…
Clearing a site for construction. What is necessary?
Usually you just get a machine in for the day and they could do a site scrape (50mm vegetation layer) to remove the grass and shrubs etc. Sounds to me you should be fine…