Owner Builder Forum
BaroldMy new house at Fern Tree, Tasmania
26 June 2018
Hi, I'm about to do a new roof, love the profile and colour you've chosen! Can I ask is it a Colorbond roofing sheet or some other make and can I also ask what colour you…
AllriskMinimalist Owner Build in Hobart - temp power supply decisio
26 October 2017
thanks Beetaloo. I'll be doing a similar project soon, so your advice helps me too.
BerekWhen is the correct time to start organising trades?
4 May 2017
Thanks for the info. I'm trying to stay positive and see the long build time as a benefit to tradespeople. They will have a large window... in which to come do stuff as I…
LorriRecommend An Architect/Designer/Draftperson in Hobart
1 November 2015
Hi did you find anyone yet? Cheers Lorri
stukaTypical Hours To Expect On Site for Project Manager
30 September 2015
It depends on the way you employ the trades. Full contract price for each job or an hourly rate. Just note with an hourly rate tradies like to…
BeetalooA shack in Tassie -- tight budget -- assessing viability
27 August 2014
I have seen photos of a weatherboard clad house where they took the reconstituted stone cladding from ground level up to about 1 meter above floor level (a little above…
JB1Owner builder insurance - part-way through a build?
25 October 2013
Pretty damn cheap for a construction that had commenced. I paid much more (annualized) to extend my policy by 2 months
'chelleRecommended subcontractors in southern Tasmania?
26 August 2008
Hi Johnson, Unfortunately, there don't appear too be many Tasmanians on the forum. Cabinfever and myself seem to be the only regular contributors (sorry if there are…