Building A New House
KDR Inner West Melbourne
Hi Comet Welcome to the forum
Builders are slashing prices and its a great time to build
hopefully you'll get what you want at a great price.
$3-4K should also get you the…
Had the Practical Completion Inspection which I have to say was a bit odd because still so many things around the kitchen to install. No appliances, no hot water system,…
Aug 16, 2019 3:27 pm
Melbourne Water Permit Condition Change?
Hoping someone here can assist
My partner and i are looking to purchase a block of land which as a 2m wide easement on the east side of the block, which also happens to…
I have few things to add that i hope will be useful.
Structurally, from slab to framing they are high quality. There were the only few builders…
Aug 13, 2019 8:18 pm
Show us your facade...
Just thinking that its better to share this home design in a video type. The design is called, Eclipse with Liner…
comments on floor plan - 2 storey
Sunroom isn't going to get much sun. Except a bit in the morning.
The main bedroom is above the garage, so you will want insulation in between your bedroom floor/garage…
Greenvale Central stage 1
Works are nearly completed, It is a little difficult to get a hold of the developer for responses,
Last update we revived is Late July for compliance /…
I'm a local builder - Elite Building Services - and we have had a few people contact us about finishing their home or even starting as they were only in…
Homebuyers Centre Phoenix 15 Feedback
We, my husband and I built Phoenix 15 with them. Been a year already. Not happy with how the Walk In Robe looks like...thinking to re-customise it. Has anyone got the walk…
Sorry, I forgot to respond to that part.
You’re more than entitled too (and I encourage you) ask Denis if you can purchase the plans, however dont be surprised if…
Calculation of liquidated damages
Mines a NSW HIA, it specifies weeks, not days. Therefore public holidays will not be subsidised. After typing this, I realised it has absolutely no bearing on your situation!
Frame has gone up in under a weeks time. Roof has arrived and roofing will go up after the weekend they say. The house feels HUGE!
New house glenfern bricks
Hi i am looking at building new house, double storey. I have chosen glenfern PGH bricks. Could some please recommend me top render colour please.I prefer light colour(…
Tips on building & private inspectors
Just ask their salesperson to add the clause, or explain why they can’t / won’t. Alternatively ask them to delete all references to liquidated damages. If they do this…
Henley homes fixed site cost
These are common clauses framed differently depending on the builder.
Different builders will allow dofferent dollars in the quoting stages. But once you get…
New build with Hallbury homes
There is plenty of talk about site managers in this forum. I did some work with L37 (previous job) and they had all site vehicles installed…
KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
Looking great! You are catching us up... How is KA?
We’ve had a great few weeks, rendered, painted (external), plastered, waterproofed, skirting and doors installed…
Jul 24, 2019 10:11 am
Porter Davis homes
I'm just completing some research on builders in QLD however I am unable to find Porter Davis (or Barrett Property) in the QBCC Licence search. Has anyone been…
Yes our house was completed after year. Overall I'm happy with the house but there are outstanding issues still. They had to pay me a penalty as they exceeded the…
Elara Homes / formerly Aaron j Homes
My husband and I are currently building with Elara Homes in West Gippsland and we have only positive feedback about them. The build quality is excellent and their…
Wow amazing detailed reply darb74 .Thank you so much for your time and effort on that..Really appreciate it..
Is this exposed aggregate normal?
Thanks for your reply Rory. I have learnt my lesson. I paid a deposit and the majority on the delivery of the concrete. Once you've handed over the money it is very…
My Private Inspector has indicated the some brick work is out of alignment.
I would like forum members to comment on the severity of the mis-alignment , what might…
Jul 11, 2019 9:43 am
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
Depends on where you live and want the outside temperature?
We are in inner East of Melb, with the cold days so far we have had 14.5deg in our house. This is with full…
2 story home with master on ground floor
In our experience, most volume builders are also happy to rearrange floor-plans to some degree. There is some cost with some builders, but it's pretty insignificant…
Life Estate - Point Cook
Has anyone build with Ridgewater Homes or United Homes ? Can you share your experience with the builder ?
Jul 09, 2019 8:20 pm