Owner Builder Forum
My new house at Fern Tree, Tasmania
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…
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.
When is the correct time to start organising trades?
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…
Recommend An Architect/Designer/Draftperson in Hobart
Hi did you find anyone yet? Cheers Lorri
Typical Hours To Expect On Site for Project Manager
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…
A shack in Tassie -- tight budget -- assessing viability
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…
Owner builder insurance - part-way through a build?
Pretty damn cheap for a construction that had commenced. I paid much more (annualized) to extend my policy by 2 months
Recommended subcontractors in southern Tasmania?
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…