Owner Builder Forum
Do I need to hire temporary stairs for double story build?
Possibly - I'm not actually sure on that point in our case, but it could be a factor in some situations.
recomendation request for an engineer to report on a slab.
Hi All, we have a home in Weston in the Lower Hunter NSW, we have a large garage on a slab we would like to convert to a GF. We are looking for an engineer to check and…
Owner Building - What's a reasonable cost for the slab?
Look for bigger savings steelwork is a small component in reinforcement concrete (See pie graph above)
Concreter in Melbourne to do on-ground slab for extension
I'm owner building an extension in Melbourne. Need to build a slab for my extension. Can anyone suggest a concrete contractor with a VBA registration? PM me if that…
Owner Builder for new townhouse development and existing hou
Hi StructuralBIMguy, I am gonna do an alteration which includes internal wall removal, partial demolition and extension. So I thought that is quite not a simple…
Advice for a steel frame construction [pole house on slope]
Pretty sure I have the contact for a Chinese fabricator that one of my clients ordered Steel fabricated windows, frames and doors, just p.m me and i'll give you the…
Minimalist Owner Build in Hobart - temp power supply decisio
thanks Beetaloo. I'll be doing a similar project soon, so your advice helps me too.
Template for tender document to builders for getting quotes
mcnugget15 For what it's worth convert it to & use You can't go wrong..cheers
New in Australia little bit confusing about owner builder ru
7 years warranty, your safe to sell after that.
Owner Build in Southern Flinders Ranges- Cert of Occupancy
Getting the best Info, Data and use from a site/project
The more information you put up the more precise the reply/answer , egs. use Photos, sketches and data (l/m , m2, m3,etc) This information is also used in rule-of-thumb…
How much it cost for 60m2 concrete granny flat slab
ramy12 welcome to the forum Soil type, Build materials, specs, concrete pump? More info required.. but it's pretty easy to work out a fair price. Based on 14m3 $5-6K goodluck
Owner builder - advice on getting a soil report.
Nope, cannot agree there. Finding an honest, reliable and sensibly priced tradie in Perth is a nightmare. Always has been. It's no different anywhere else in Australia. I…
Kit home budgeting and builder recommendations
I get a lot of owner-builders reporting that their project took longer than expected because the contractors were'nt available when needed, adding delays where no work was…
Section 138 Road Opening Permit to be obtained from Council
Thanks for the reply. Managed to fill the online form and paid the fees.
OB in Hume area - VIC. Fast forwarded + photo heavy
Thanks tradeup. Bought it from Mink Homewares - https://www.facebook.com/minkhomewares/ Diameter is 100cm.
The Adventure Starts ! OB in Canberra on a small block
That is massive ! We wanted to buy a bigger block in a good but older suburb but it's the same time that price of lands started to suddenly increase by 40k so we had to…