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itsGov
itsGov
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Building with Profine Constructions

Building with Profine Constructions
VIC

Hi All , Has anyone built with Profine Constructions . I have tried to find some recent reviews , however no luck . Please share any experiences or information I should…

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itsGov
Oct 21, 2020 9:19 pm

Thomas Archer Bayside Build

Thomas Archer Bayside Build
VIC
1 ... 10, 11, 12

All windows are in EXCEPT for the custom breezeway window in the dining room. And, she's wrapped up snug.…

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rubbishclearance
Oct 21, 2020 9:03 pm
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Gill21
Oct 21, 2020 4:06 pm
Bruhh
Bruhh
10 h

Henley homes fixed site cost

Henley homes fixed site cost
VIC

Hi! Noticed your post was made last year, did you end up building with Henley? Did your fixed site cost increase after you paid deposit? We got a sales quote and asked…

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Bruhh
Oct 21, 2020 11:58 am
Ozshaz
Ozshaz
13 h

Door Suggestion

Door Suggestion
VIC

For the Multifold door I had a look into this option - https://www.humedoors.com.au/door-systems#23 However I am not sure how it would look like for a 3.6mts width. Also…

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Ozshaz
Oct 21, 2020 9:12 am

Building 2 storey house with JG KING steel ATLAS 2

Building 2 storey house with JG KING steel ATLAS 2
VIC

Is it all about communication and delay? No issues with built quality?

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sneeloy
Oct 21, 2020 12:26 am

Thomas Archer Hive 46 (customised) Build 2020-21

Thomas Archer Hive 46 (customised) Build 2020-21
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Feel free to DM me about the building regulation - it's a reference to VBA Practice Note 55. I have some additional context here which is better discussed via DM. The…

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Wellbuild
Oct 20, 2020 10:35 pm
DMYS
DMYS
19 October

Singh Homes in Melbourne

Singh Homes in Melbourne
VIC

Hi all, Want to check whether anyone build with them. There are limited online reviews. Would like to know any experience, views and feedback. Thanks

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DMYS
Oct 19, 2020 11:03 am
ArnoldWilder
ArnoldWilder
17 October

National Broadband Network

National Broadband Network
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Not much has really changed now. Broadband Internet connection has become only a little faster to load and there are more servers. But the rest is still the same

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ArnoldWilder
Oct 17, 2020 10:47 am
janmors
janmors
16 October

URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING

URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING
VIC
1, 2

Thank you Doozer 1905 I contacted the energy rater and she was told we requested “double glazing” Wow.

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janmors
Oct 16, 2020 3:00 am
sneeloy
sneeloy
15 October

New house glenfern bricks

New house glenfern bricks
VIC

Hi Cheema, which colors you went for for upstairs and which bricks in ground floor?

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sneeloy
Oct 15, 2020 6:38 pm

Sahara 40

Sahara 40
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

The Homeowner must maintain the waterproofing membrane. This is behind the tiles and is…

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Darbecca Inspections
Oct 14, 2020 6:54 pm
CDL1968
CDL1968
14 October

Allura Estate

Allura Estate
VIC
1 ... 114, 115, 116

Who loves their early morning crow wake up calls!

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CDL1968
Oct 14, 2020 4:21 pm
CDL1968

Looks great Drew! We have noticed our top shelf sagging under the weight of mixers etc. Andrew wants to put in some extra bracing. Now that I see your post, I might…

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shokel1975
Oct 13, 2020 7:35 am
shokel1975
alymei
alymei
11 October

GJ Gardner Melb Inner East

GJ Gardner Melb Inner East
VIC

Am keen to see your plans? We are looking at the greenbay 322 as inspiration

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alymei
Oct 11, 2020 6:36 am
build2020
build2020
9 October

Super White Natural Stone

Super White Natural Stone
VIC

Will definitely have a look at the porcelain. Which one is it on the WK stone website?

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build2020
Oct 09, 2020 11:30 am
build2020
build2020
9 October

Timber Batten Wall

Timber Batten Wall
VIC

Hi everyone Can anyone give me an indication of the cost of a timber batten wall similar to this would be in comparison to just a plastered wall? Thanks.

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build2020
Oct 09, 2020 11:27 am
bashworth
bashworth
9 October

How to find missing pegs on the boundary?

How to find missing pegs on the boundary?
VIC

Here is a link to understanding title plans:

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bashworth
Oct 09, 2020 9:05 am
bashworth
jamestan
jamestan
8 October

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Hi, love the colour choices! May I please know what colour is your garage door?

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jamestan
Oct 08, 2020 11:27 am
SEP
SEP
7 October

Soho Living townhouses

Soho Living townhouses
VIC

Could you please share your experience, what was wrong with the home? Thanks

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SEP
Oct 07, 2020 7:21 pm
build2020
build2020
5 October

Thomas Archer vs Hallbury Homes

Thomas Archer vs Hallbury Homes
VIC

We too looked at both. Hallbury were very responsive and great to deal with, but we ended up at Thomas Archer.

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build2020
Oct 05, 2020 10:52 am
MCHammer
MCHammer
3 October

Building on Slope - Latitude 37/Englehart/Glenvill/Mazzei

Building on Slope - Latitude 37/Englehart/Glenvill/Mazzei
VIC

Suggest asking to speak to several previous customers of Lifespaces Group before taking the leap. The architectural elements of the homes are beautiful and well thought…

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MCHammer
Oct 03, 2020 8:38 pm
Monty85
Monty85
3 October

Pre build Site clean up

Pre build Site clean up
VIC

Great result. Cleaned up well.

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Monty85
Oct 03, 2020 7:48 pm
spankys13
spankys13
3 October

Metricon LA PYRENEE - Any other similar styles

Metricon LA PYRENEE - Any other similar styles
VIC

Hi, Just wondering if any of the other builders have a similar styled house to this that we can compare? Love the style, rounded staircase, etc however the 1.6million…

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spankys13
Oct 03, 2020 7:35 pm
Abman
Abman
2 October

Anyone building with Homebuyers Centre in VICTORIA?

Anyone building with Homebuyers Centre in VICTORIA?
VIC
1 ... 248, 249, 250

With the materials and change in the color schemes once it has passed through the PWC (preliminary work contract) stage then nothing can be really altered or changed and…

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Abman
Oct 02, 2020 6:33 pm
Abman
Nash86
Nash86
1 October

Anybody built with True Value Homes in Melbourne

Anybody built with True Value Homes in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Have a look at Symmetric Homes. What other builders call Inclusions are included as standard in their pricing.

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Nash86
Oct 01, 2020 1:33 pm
Ceddy83
Ceddy83
1 October

Anyone Building with Inspired Homes/Strive Homes?

Anyone Building with Inspired Homes/Strive Homes?
VIC

Hi Everyone, Is anyone building with Inspired Homes/Strive Homes/Evolve Living? Looking forward to sharing experiences and any lessons or things to watch out for?

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Ceddy83
Oct 01, 2020 1:05 pm
Kitto
Kitto
27 September

Porter Davis Savoy 35

Porter Davis Savoy 35
VIC

me too. I am looking at the savoy 35. any one share more information?

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Kitto
Sep 27, 2020 2:29 am
nevertouchhallbury
nevertouchhallbury
23 September

Hallbury Homes

Hallbury Homes
VIC

Yes please just trust me I would love to go in to detail but too much legal ramifications at the moment. I wouldn’t wish them on my worst enemy. They will sweet talk…

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nevertouchhallbury
Sep 23, 2020 10:28 pm
Ozshaz
Ozshaz
23 September

Building with SJD Homes in 2020 - Charleston 310 customised

Building with SJD Homes in 2020 - Charleston 310 customised
VIC

I agree with gogo65 with regards to the independent renting of the…

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Ozshaz
Sep 23, 2020 11:39 am
KameGame
KameGame
23 September

Which docs site supervisor follows during build?

Which docs site supervisor follows during build?
VIC

A contract is a legal document which provides a clear scope work the builder is going to perform. Working/Engineering drawings are prepared by engineers/architects which…

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KameGame
Sep 23, 2020 10:42 am
KameGame
KameGame
23 September

What things to check before signing the builder contract?

What things to check before signing the builder contract?
VIC

Build time/duration Progress Payment schedule Liquidation…

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KameGame
Sep 23, 2020 10:25 am
Doreen_Kallara33
Doreen_Kallara33
22 September

Custom Builder - Premier Traditional Homes (Melbourne)

Custom Builder - Premier Traditional Homes (Melbourne)
VIC

Hi, just wondering if anyone has built with Premier Traditional Homes. Looking for feedback on a design and custom build, your experience pre contract and post. etc. thank…

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Doreen_Kallara33
Sep 22, 2020 9:52 am
AJum
AJum
21 September

Undermount rangehood

Undermount rangehood
VIC

Hello Guys, I am building with Burbank. We are getting 900mm slideout rangehood and cabinetry above. Has some upgraded to undermount rangehood ? If yes, how builder charge…

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561
AJum
Sep 21, 2020 3:14 am
butterflypond
butterflypond
20 September

Render colours

Render colours
VIC

yep agreed, i think we will go with a lighter facia and even lighter render for the pillars :)

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butterflypond
Sep 20, 2020 1:40 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
19 September

do i need retaining wall - builder asking 35k site cost

do i need retaining wall - builder asking 35k site cost
VIC

It appears you are getting conflicting information from a number of salespeople/ builders. I suggest you arm yourself with all relevant information (ie , your own rough…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Sep 19, 2020 12:14 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
selva
selva
19 September

Plenty Valley Views -Doreen,Vic

Plenty Valley Views -Doreen,Vic
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Hi All, Just wanted to know who has finished and who is in the process of building ? Mine just finished framing Has anyone started or completed fencing ? curios on cost

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selva
Sep 19, 2020 7:14 am
ConfusedSoul
ConfusedSoul
18 September

Building Within 1.0m Offset Of The Easement Question

Building Within 1.0m Offset Of The Easement Question
VIC

Do you have to build that close to easement? I would prefer to leave more room in case in future Council needs to excavate around stormwater pipe; I would be uncomfortable…

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ConfusedSoul
Sep 18, 2020 8:48 pm
MyFirst
MyFirst
17 September

Worried about Alfresco pier

Worried about Alfresco pier
VIC

Is this really an issue? As far as I know any brick piers in VIC build , basically inside the brick pier is a piece of timber doing the actual support work. The bricks…

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MyFirst
Sep 17, 2020 2:48 pm
elloelloelloqwer
elloelloelloqwer
17 September

Site cost - boreholes

Site cost - boreholes
VIC

I do have a Meter fall on my land apparently. But they didn't see that the developer already has placed a retaining wall.. so hopefully that can lower the cost quite a…

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1016
elloelloelloqwer
Sep 17, 2020 1:17 am
josefaaron
josefaaron
15 September

Thomas Archer Hue 42 Bayside Build - 2020/21

Thomas Archer Hue 42 Bayside Build - 2020/21
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Thanks for this! We are really not able to do much right now with the restrictions. Itching to get out!

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josefaaron
Sep 15, 2020 9:56 pm

Hi everyone, We are set to build the Homebuyers Regent 22 with the Zara Facade next year and need to select our colours. We are…

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butterflypond
Sep 13, 2020 1:18 pm
Ozshaz
Ozshaz
13 September

Building a Doulton in Geelong

Building a Doulton in Geelong
VIC
1, 2, 3

Hi Sparkyf there is a difference between lights manufactured in China…

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Ozshaz
Sep 13, 2020 10:39 am

oklouise thanks for highlighting my over-obsession for Table tennis. I can either have lounge room with sofa or have table tennis, right? i would still keep TT in Dining…

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oklouise
Sep 11, 2020 12:43 pm
TTLE
TTLE
10 September

Bank Valuation - Value of House and land or Just Loan?

Bank Valuation - Value of House and land or Just Loan?
VIC

Hi there I clarified that today with my broker So if you don't buy the land and build straight away When you purchase the land, the valuation is just for the land…

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TTLE
Sep 10, 2020 1:25 am
TTLE
iilysium
iilysium
6 September

Deleray Clyde North Villawood

Deleray Clyde North Villawood
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Have you had any experiences yourself too? Just wondeirng if anyone here has had to make changes to the contract. I am still looking over the contract and my…

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iilysium
Sep 06, 2020 8:40 pm

hi guys, first post here, hope i have provided good details below and appreciate your replies in advance. We purchased a 2 story townhouse in a 9-unit development, we…

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ChelsieC
Sep 06, 2020 3:13 pm
Ozshaz
Ozshaz
1 September

Floor Plan Suggestions

Floor Plan Suggestions
VIC

Hi Sparkyf thank you very much for the feedback. Looks great. I have…

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Ozshaz
Sep 01, 2020 11:25 am
lawright
lawright
31 August

Builder for slope block in Melbourne

Builder for slope block in Melbourne
VIC
1, 2, 3

hi all, i have put a deposit down on a block in bacchus and it has a 3m slope - the front being the lowest point. I have never built before and would like some advice on…

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lawright
Aug 31, 2020 6:52 pm
thoorone
thoorone
31 August

Narrow house builder - Caulfield Nth VIC

Narrow house builder - Caulfield Nth VIC
VIC

Have a look at Metricon Metro if you haven’t already.

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thoorone
Aug 31, 2020 12:17 pm

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