Owner Builder Forum
Pat the draftiePerth - Need someone to draw plans for council etc
4 October 2010
I can probably help you out. Send me a PM of where your located and what your intending to do. Im SOR, cockburn area. Pat.
Henericbanks don't like owner builders....
18 October 2010
There are only a few lender that lend to owner builders, and there are only a few brokers that actuly take the pain to understand this type of finance. When a friend of…
chippyConventionally pitched VS truss roof? Chippies, anyone??
21 October 2010
In WA stick roof construction is still the most common. Roofing carpenters are there own little sub-trade. Trusses (steel and timber) are slowly becoming more popular. In…
naddis01How much $ does a Complying Development (CDC) cost in NSW?
3 November 2010
I think it depends on your council. Ours was just under $2k for the whole lot, the only thing left to pay is the sewer connection (so that was application, construction…
grom40simonds home - 10 years old - where can access plans?
8 November 2010
Did you buy from the people who originally built the house? If so maybe they might have a copy of the plans hanging around which they could include in the documents they…
serialstylerRed Tounge Swelling & Internal Framing (Steel)
11 November 2010
Yes, I think thats what we are going to do. We have been told the outside cladding can go on only after framing inspection because we have bracing & the inspector needs to…
YBBrokercladding that doesnt need to be painted
13 November 2010
Don't use cedar, you'll still have to maintain it otherwise it'll go black. Theres a nice aluminium product called alucobond (do a google search) but it's not cheap -…
BamFinding the right builder for the job - Brunswick Melbourne
19 November 2010
I cant help with the project manager, but if you decide to get individual tradies we have a great excavator!
tolitowigeneAnyone know a good/cheap excavation company in melbourne?
29 November 2010
sorry BAM, I've pm'd you.
henry218what kind of drawing to submit for approval in DONCASTER ?
30 November 2010
hi all, im new to the forum, been looking around for awhile. Next year we would like to build a new 2 townhouse on our block. our block is in DONCASTER area, we were…
mr_chookduplex or a house... ?? owner builder ??
4 December 2010
i've been asking a few owner builders they say they build there house around $400k to thr $450k mark had a quote from a builder from start to finish is around $450k using…
radiuzCan anyone recommend an Excavator in Melbourne>
7 December 2010
Was wondering if anyone can recommend an excavator in Melbourne's east with a 4 - 8 tonne excavator and tipper. Need approx. 80 - 100 cubic meters of land cut and…
ausdesignwho does the design for posi sturt floor joits ?
8 December 2010
As this post settles into the sunset just a few observations - people obviously ask questions on the forum to gain information. If I were asking for help I would expect or…
CasadePioAn good architect to design home in Liverpool council ??
16 December 2010
I can provide you with a draftsman and small family owned building company in the Moorebank area. They have been building homes in the Liverpool area for over 20 years.…