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Unikitty
Unikitty
12 November

New home build - Custom Design WA

New home build - Custom Design WA
WA
1 ... 5, 6, 7

So is everyone on this site mate. However it's not fair to post your own build pics on another persons build thread. Plus it's very confusing for readers. You can share…

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Unikitty
Nov 12, 2019 1:13 am
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chekii
Nov 09, 2019 10:26 pm
bpratt
bpratt
9 November

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
1 ... 55, 56, 57

Nor have I. I do know in my old house because the cold water pipes inside the ceiling were mounted high, and therefore closer to the zincalume roof,…

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bpratt
Nov 09, 2019 10:32 am
thme
thme
3 November

KDR - New Choice Homes Custom design - Perth, WA

KDR - New Choice Homes Custom design - Perth, WA
WA
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Sorry been really busy with work over the past few weeks and haven’t really done much else since the last update. We’ve been held up a bit by the shire replacing the…

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thme
Nov 03, 2019 9:02 pm
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Codesta13
Nov 02, 2019 1:53 pm
alt
alt
1 November

Our build with Express Two Storey (Ventura) in South West WA

Our build with Express Two Storey (Ventura) in South West WA
WA
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Hey Aveley, We have been in for a week, there is definately a difference in temperature from top to bottom. I would say it was quite noticeable on the weekend when we…

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alt
Nov 01, 2019 12:43 am
alt
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koreahot123
Oct 30, 2019 7:56 pm

Scaffolding has been erected and upper floor slab is expected to be poured tomorrow. Hopefully it will go ahead, with perfect weather tomorrow and expected rain on Wed…

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LOL2000
Oct 29, 2019 12:09 am

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
1 ... 31, 32, 33

Tamilnadu Govt Jobs Tn govt Jobs Tn jobs get free jobs alerts in your devices

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cornellengineers
Oct 25, 2019 5:41 pm
cornellengineers
Mamz
Mamz
21 October

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Title: Best Coffee shop in Amsterdam Description: Located in Amsterdam, this coffeeshop is relaxed and unpretentious, though it is by no means basic. Paintings and…

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Mamz
Oct 21, 2019 3:29 pm
Mamz
Ameresa
Ameresa
21 October

Pavers covering weep holes Is This Normal?

Pavers covering weep holes Is This Normal?
WA
1, 2

Hi All my weep holes 20 mm above the concret how I can solve this problem my suggestion is full half of the weep with silicon or do another weep above the old one can I…

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Ameresa
Oct 21, 2019 11:34 am
imprinting
imprinting
14 October

Ben Trager Secret Harbour - Finally have Keys

Ben Trager Secret Harbour - Finally have Keys
WA
1 ... 13, 14, 15

I'm building with BT at the moment and stumbled on tour thread. Can you share your experiences after handover and living in the home? Were all your concerns fixed to…

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imprinting
Oct 14, 2019 9:47 pm
olibgoli
olibgoli
14 October

HOME DEMO RECOMMENDATIONS

HOME DEMO RECOMMENDATIONS
WA

Hi we are looking to demolish a house in Dianella for a re-build. Any recommendations for a reputable demo contractor would be appreciated as we have never done this before.

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olibgoli
Oct 14, 2019 2:09 pm

Feature exterior tiling complete.

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RosHa
Sep 22, 2019 11:40 pm
Trimega
Trimega
22 September

Home Building Blogs

Home Building Blogs
1 ... 75, 76, 77

, Blackett Homes, Canberra Custom KDR

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Trimega
Sep 22, 2019 6:46 pm
Melos
Melos
20 September

Builder not providing dates

Builder not providing dates
WA

Yep, Im a software developer, so I understand your frustration but we can control our env more than they can. Unfortunately you are just going to have to wait. Even at…

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484
Melos
Sep 20, 2019 4:54 pm
Moozi
Moozi
13 September

SIP PANEL BUILDING

SIP PANEL BUILDING
WA

structuralBIMGuy PE Cladding and SIPs are 2 very different materials. I have given examples in a reply to you on another page, see below...

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Moozi
Sep 13, 2019 4:16 pm
LoriL
LoriL
8 September

Eden by Dale Alcock in Aveley - Complete

Eden by Dale Alcock in Aveley - Complete
WA
1, 2, 3, 4

I absolutely love this floor plan. We are building but in NZ. The options for plans just aren’t as good over here! Would you be willing to share a copy of these plans…

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LoriL
Sep 08, 2019 9:51 am
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
1 September

Ben Trager - EPS / Cladding, Potential Ban in Future?

Ben Trager - EPS / Cladding, Potential Ban in Future?
WA

Some times the cutting edge in material technologies is the bleeding edge nuf said

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StructuralBIMGuy
Sep 01, 2019 11:16 am
StructuralBIMGuy
HereForHelp
HereForHelp
30 August

Building with Home Group WA

Building with Home Group WA
WA

Regarding the tiles, this thread may be of interest: viewtopic.php?f=31&t=95734

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HereForHelp
Aug 30, 2019 1:29 pm
Simonhome
Simonhome
27 August

Homezone - Perth Midora Bay build

Homezone - Perth Midora Bay build
WA
1, 2

Thank you for the info. The roof is wood and I'm told by the builder everything is good for coastal conditions. But I shall double check

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Simonhome
Aug 27, 2019 10:10 pm
Simonhome
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smountany
Aug 24, 2019 9:46 am
Sheepish
Sheepish
19 August

WA - Ben Trager - Hammond Park

WA - Ben Trager - Hammond Park
WA
1, 2, 3, 4

Great thanks Steel appreciate all your feedback, here's to many happy years in your new house.:-D

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Sheepish
Aug 19, 2019 1:32 pm
Norfolk
Norfolk
5 August

BCA Non Compliance - what to do??

BCA Non Compliance - what to do??
WA

Unfortunately the building industry is not effectively regulated. Some builders are able to get away with not building to standards because no one checks their work…

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Norfolk
Aug 05, 2019 9:14 am
thme
thme
31 July

Individual Design - New Choice Homes

Individual Design - New Choice Homes
WA
1 ... 17, 18, 19

A couple of our bulkheads were done poorly by their cheap contractors. At the PCI they said it took them something like 6 attempts to make them level before they sent out…

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thme
Jul 31, 2019 3:59 pm
TeresainGB
TeresainGB
30 July

Building on boundary line in WA

Building on boundary line in WA
WA

Ah bugger I thought as much. Good thing I have allowed for it by making the rooms on that side of the home bigger, so I guess they can be cut back. Thank you so much for…

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TeresainGB
Jul 30, 2019 2:26 pm
vicgal77
vicgal77
26 July

Hammond Rise (WA) - Content-Living Build

Hammond Rise (WA) - Content-Living Build
WA
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Hi Gibbo74, I know this is a long shot. We are about to move into the house you built. I realise you have since sold the house, but I was wondering if you had a copy of…

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vicgal77
Jul 26, 2019 7:01 pm
yymao
yymao
11 July

Increased site costs

Increased site costs
WA

I just get a quotation from a builder this week. Building a single storey house in Melton south Melbourne. And fixed site cost is only $7190 plus local council & oh& s…

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yymao
Jul 11, 2019 5:44 pm
thme
thme
10 July

Demolish & Build A New Home

Demolish & Build A New Home
WA

Demo should cost between $15-20k in Perth. If you’re in an older area with overhead power then you’ll be required to do a power dome conversion, which is no longer…

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thme
Jul 10, 2019 9:44 pm

Pre-cast/tilt up Concrete House Build Perth

Pre-cast/tilt up Concrete House Build Perth
WA

HI guys just had a google of this topic and happy to see that we some people are interested in concrete houses in Perth. I'm currently building a insulated precast home.…

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Charlie2019
Jun 27, 2019 4:41 pm
toddzilla
toddzilla
13 June

HGWA build Burns Beach- 8 months still no slab

HGWA build Burns Beach- 8 months still no slab
WA
1 ... 22, 23, 24

I got the clipsal tpdl1c1 In my house for the last 2 years, have about 60 installed zero failures. I know where I would be going

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toddzilla
Jun 14, 2019 12:23 am
Sethor
Sethor
12 June

Owner Supplied electrical points

Owner Supplied electrical points
WA

Well they are not supplying the items, Just go through electrical plan & work out what is required. Make sure you specify correct wiring requirements for what your…

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Sethor
Jun 12, 2019 2:13 pm
deepak648
deepak648
10 June

Building our first home in Baldivis - Blueprint Build

Building our first home in Baldivis - Blueprint Build
WA
1, 2

Hi Can I ask how many years of warranty did they provide to you guys?

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deepak648
Jun 10, 2019 3:44 pm
deepak648
deepak648
10 June

My little abode - Custom Blueprint Build

My little abode - Custom Blueprint Build
WA

Hi Can I ask how many years of warranty did they provide to you guys?

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deepak648
Jun 10, 2019 3:44 pm
deepak648
deepak648
4 June

HGWA in Calleya Estate

HGWA in Calleya Estate
WA
1 ... 21, 22, 23

Yeah you are absolutely right. I am more than 2K already and I am sure it will go up again.

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deepak648
Jun 04, 2019 5:55 pm
Joker
Joker
4 June

Bankrupt Builder on partially finished house

Bankrupt Builder on partially finished house
WA

Would do what Alex79, structuralBIMGuy suggest,go owner builder, getting individual jobs done will be easier than getting a builder to take over,if you were in Geelong…

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Joker
Jun 04, 2019 11:03 am
Bruce18
Bruce18
25 May

Building new house - choosing a builder

Building new house - choosing a builder
WA

Hi Bruce. Where is the property located? Sam

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Bruce18
May 25, 2019 5:56 pm

KDR with Ross North - Perth WA

KDR with Ross North - Perth WA
WA

I agree with widening the entry. You need a minimum of 1400 width in an entry to not feel cramped. You won't feel the difference when parking your caravan, but you…

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amilelka
May 06, 2019 10:33 pm
Sethor
Sethor
1 May

Shadowline Cornice and skirting

Shadowline Cornice and skirting
WA

I'd go with Splayed as well.

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Sethor
May 01, 2019 5:54 pm
Pradipta
Pradipta
25 April

Layout planning

Layout planning
WA
1, 2

Hello Pradipta, if you have not signed up with the builder than i have started a new concept in western australia to Visualise the Floor plans in real size so you can…

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Pradipta
Apr 25, 2019 8:07 pm
Pradipta

Hi, if you have not signed up with the builder than i have started a new concept in western Australia to Visualise the Floor plans in real size so you can walk through…

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Trotdeglobe
Apr 25, 2019 6:37 pm
gresh
gresh
24 April

Good builders in Perth without "dale alcock" price tag

Good builders in Perth without "dale alcock" price tag
WA
1, 2, 3

You could give My Homes WA a go. they build custom homes at Project builder pricing and have 4.9 stars on product review. I can give you more info if you email me on

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gresh
Apr 24, 2019 7:31 pm
thme
thme
25 March

B1 Homes Perth WA -Custom Design

B1 Homes Perth WA -Custom Design
WA
1, 2, 3, 4

We had to get DA for our 52.1% coverage in City of Bayswater. We also had a lesser setback than designated for an R25 zoning. They also stated the standard 60-90 day…

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thme
Mar 25, 2019 4:07 pm
Mzdivaa
Mzdivaa
7 March

Our new home in the Vale Estate, Aveley- Celebration Homes

Our new home in the Vale Estate, Aveley- Celebration Homes
WA

Hi I'm new to this forum, I am considering celebration as well and I wanted to know if you got all these as promotional deals or upgrades and possibly share how much you…

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Mzdivaa
Mar 07, 2019 4:49 pm
Purpurin
Purpurin
1 March

Modified Pemberton - Complete Homes

Modified Pemberton - Complete Homes
WA

We really liked it. It gives such a smooth rock hard surface. A lot smoother finish than the normal while set (our current house used white set and there’s plaster…

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Purpurin
Mar 01, 2019 9:43 am
Doozer1905
Doozer1905
28 February

Builders margin in Western Australia

Builders margin in Western Australia
WA

No nothing to do with house size or value, it's more to do with what it is, high priced items (like Air Conditioning, landscaping, earthworks, swimming pools, retaining…

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Doozer1905
Feb 28, 2019 9:56 pm

Morning all! We've now been in our house in Rosehill 7 months and we LOVE living here :-D I feel like there's still a long list of things we need to finish off with the…

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nicolac34
Feb 24, 2019 10:39 am
nicolac34
Mrsxtro01
Mrsxtro01
23 February

HGWA Della Vita Floor Tiles- Cleaning

HGWA Della Vita Floor Tiles- Cleaning
WA

An update on the crap HGWA tiles. So the tile cleaner fella came out and did a huge clean. And boy oh boy did those tiles look awesome! But two weeks later they looked…

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Mrsxtro01
Feb 23, 2019 7:28 pm
amilelka
amilelka
20 February

Rossmoyne WA - First Build With Ventura

Rossmoyne WA - First Build With Ventura
WA
1, 2

How's your house coming along?

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amilelka
Feb 20, 2019 10:51 am

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