Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Join Community
  • Contact
Reply
WatchingStarredHistory
InboxSent
MembersPros
#Unanswered     #Active

Forum
Building, Renovation & Maintenance
Topics
Author
Replies
Views
Last Post

BURBANK HOMES

BURBANK HOMES

Hi Venkatk, May I ask why you chose BURBANK homes ? Were they referred to you or just found them on Google/Business directory ? Regards, Al. Buildlife Projects

3
196
BuildlifeProjects
Jan 22, 2019 5:17 am

Tender presentation with Hall & Hart

Tender presentation with Hall & Hart

Hi Amanda, What state and suburb are you building in ? Thanks, Al.

3
317
BuildlifeProjects
Jan 22, 2019 5:13 am

Pre DA what does it really tell you likely with Vogue homes

Pre DA what does it really tell you likely with Vogue homes
NSW

Hi Paz, I just sent you a quick PM regarding your duplex builder/package search. Regards, Al.

5
456
BuildlifeProjects
Jan 22, 2019 4:35 am

Greetings Everyone ! (Quick Intro)

Greetings Everyone ! (Quick Intro)

Greetings Everyone, I am brand new to this forum thought I'll introduce myself and get the ball rolling here. My name is Al and I'm from Buildlife Projects, a licensed…

0
54
BuildlifeProjects
Jan 22, 2019 3:39 am

Using exposed brick for a feature wall

Using exposed brick for a feature wall

Thank you. I’ve not seen these before, will definitely check them out at the Austral Display centre.

18
818
Bebbsy
Jan 22, 2019 1:36 am
Paz
Paz
6 h

Knock down and rebuild duplex

Knock down and rebuild duplex
NSW

Hey leesah. Hope the build has gone (Or going) well. Who did you end up going with and why?

1
401
Paz
Jan 21, 2019 11:26 pm

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

I’m assuming you would be near completion now? I’m very keen to see photos once complete...I love all of your choices so far!

66
5395
Lksinnott
Jan 21, 2019 11:22 pm

Thanks SaveH2O, I was hoping you might respond to my post. The tank manufacturer is Kingspan and that diagram is from their brochure. It should be fairly easy to get the…

2
196
robw17
Jan 21, 2019 11:21 pm

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
NSW

I’d love to follow your thread as we are keen on this design/floorplan also. You mentioned you’d put the link in but I can’t seem to find it anywhere??

9
737
Lksinnott
Jan 21, 2019 10:55 pm

Building with Ausbuild at Harrington Estate, Bridgeman Downs

Building with Ausbuild at Harrington Estate, Bridgeman Downs
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Yes I think they’ve been quite quick and mostly did a good job. After painting you’re on the home stretch :)

86
7157
Irish16
Jan 21, 2019 10:12 pm

Trinity Lux Q1 - Plantation Homes QLD

Trinity Lux Q1 - Plantation Homes QLD
QLD
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Hello! We have 2 little inside dogs, 1 is white and the other a light brown and the floors arnt nearly as bad as I wAs expecting, our previous white tiles I thought…

229
20095
Mec06
Jan 21, 2019 9:59 pm
Mec06
173
18270
WowBingo
Jan 21, 2019 9:31 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 696, 697, 698

Hi, Who are you sitting down with. I wish we got to sit with a draftsmans because we’ve had so many drafting issues. We’re had our facade changed randomly, inches…

13957
763740
MIM11
Jan 21, 2019 9:31 pm

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1, 2

If u want the price of anyth you can always ask we can help. Pretty much we were sure of few things but when we went there we got confused when the colours lady…

32
2805
MrsAJ
Jan 21, 2019 9:04 pm

Metricon Timber Staircase finish wearing away

Metricon Timber Staircase finish wearing away

Hi All, We are buying a Metricon house with a timber staircase. The house isn't very old but the timber staircase/handrails is already showing wear with the…

0
65
rrajm
Jan 21, 2019 8:53 pm

Two Wells Dechellis Build

Two Wells Dechellis Build
SA
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Cheers for that, and good luck with the last stages of your build. 😀

102
7373
Bebbsy
Jan 21, 2019 8:53 pm

Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Looks really good. It’s so exciting seeing it all come together. We had our benchtops and sinks go in. Painting was supposed to start today too but it didn’t. Should…

123
10133
Tash801
Jan 21, 2019 8:47 pm

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
1 ... 412, 413, 414

If you get a choice I would say a 3 layer epoxy with clear coat on top FAR FAR exceeds a concrete topping. Easier to clean and maintain having had 4 epoxy floors and now…

8264
470320
UKAussi
Jan 21, 2019 7:32 pm
UKAussi
seano
seano
10 h

Drainage issue side of house

Drainage issue side of house

Option 1 before all else - speak to your neighbours. Unless it is water following the natural course of ground, it is their responsibility to not have water flooding…

1
107
seano
Jan 21, 2019 7:10 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
11 h

Bellriver Homes - Rochester 18

Bellriver Homes - Rochester 18

Not sure I fully understand your plan to relocate the kitchen..... but the Alfresco would then be enclosed on two sides? For me I would prefer the Alfresco to be more…

1
85
Bebbsy
Jan 21, 2019 6:48 pm

New Breeze, Bardia, Edmondson Park

New Breeze, Bardia, Edmondson Park
NSW
1, 2

Hi landofoz, Congrats for your council approval and CC. Which one is your lot and which builder are you using?

25
2593
dipendra
Jan 21, 2019 6:42 pm
Mscat
Mscat
11 h

Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation

Knockdown & Rebuild vs Renovation
1, 2

Hi Please keep up dating about the progress, would love to know and hope all well for you.

34
4052
Mscat
Jan 21, 2019 6:29 pm

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
VIC
1 ... 62, 63, 64

We have the handle only on the inside and the normal lock on the outside. All display homes are also similar so not sure how your contract says 2 handles for the stacker…

1277
74945
excited_builders
Jan 21, 2019 5:51 pm

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
1 ... 33, 34, 35

Hi Andy, I have used same inspector from Macro. He has listed a long list of issues, most are small, 2 requires bit of work. Rawson is saying, the inspection I had with…

691
68605
NDDreamHome
Jan 21, 2019 4:44 pm

Gutter colour

Gutter colour

Have you used a visualiser? There is one on the Carlisle Homes site. Just pick one with a similar facade to yours and then change the colours to what you are thinking. …

3
306
TashPaul
Jan 21, 2019 3:38 pm
TashPaul

Starphire

Starphire

Thanks Doulton777, but I can't seem to find it in your links - could you please double check? Thanks :)

5
257
moniskon
Jan 21, 2019 3:15 pm

East Estate Cranbourne East

East Estate Cranbourne East

Hi All, Thank you for this thread. We are planning to purchase stage 7 at East Estate What are your thoughts? Is any one of you staying at East estate now?

14
1666
shawncvaz
Jan 21, 2019 3:08 pm
Aitch
Aitch
16 h

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Hi Thurlo86, Moved in 4 weeks ago, windows are not too bad, an obvious upgrade from single glazed, its difficult to say too much not being in for the too long and expect…

13
2044
Aitch
Jan 21, 2019 1:33 pm

CDC Clause question.

CDC Clause question.

Hi GLO, I know it has taken a long time for someone to respond but hoping at least someone might get something out of this reply. You are correct that if can build a…

1
667
outlookplanning
Jan 21, 2019 1:19 pm
outlookplanning

Hi there, We are renovating our kitchen and have removed the tiles/splashback off the wall. It has left a thick layer of adhesive that is very uneven and raised out by…

0
44
strivetoexcel
Jan 21, 2019 1:00 pm
steel
steel
17 h

WA - Ben Trager - Hammond Park

WA - Ben Trager - Hammond Park
WA
1, 2

So upstairs walls are in and roofing done. Looks beautiful. Stuck my head upstairs to try and get a feel for the rooms. In some ways it seems much bigger but the MBR and…

24
3279
steel
Jan 21, 2019 12:42 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
19 h

Landscaping quote! Help!

Landscaping quote! Help!

Do what Joker has suggested... That's how I had got mine. (Not in your area)

4
176
IamSAM
Jan 21, 2019 10:55 am
IamSAM

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully

Has anyone rectified slab heave successfully
1 ... 45, 46, 47

Something is very wrong with this. My experience with VCAT. Cc is that any agreement reached is documented and signed by both parties. Two day cooling off applies if…

934
68240
building-expert
Jan 21, 2019 10:47 am
building-expert
9
680
MyFirst
Jan 21, 2019 9:36 am
MrsJM
MrsJM
22 h

Exposed waffle pod after slab pour?

Exposed waffle pod after slab pour?
NSW

I know it’s hard to tell from the photo but it’s definitely the pod. You can when see indentations from where things have bumped it. Sounds like it’s definitely…

11
848
MrsJM
Jan 21, 2019 7:29 am
MrsJM
selva
selva
Yesterday

New Home on Block with 2.5m fall

New Home on Block with 2.5m fall

We bit the bullet and bought the block, convenience and location was ideal for our circumstances. Now to work with the land and find a builder to help build our home.…

17
1006
selva
Jan 21, 2019 5:08 am
Taniaimran
Taniaimran
Yesterday

Atec stone - any ideas?

Atec stone - any ideas?

I did - he seems to be on a Christmas break I guess so haven’t gotten a reply yet

3
1059
Taniaimran
Jan 21, 2019 2:16 am
Taniaimran
kks
kks
Yesterday

Buy land on high or low side of street?

Buy land on high or low side of street?

Driving through our now developed local average estates, and there are a few, the high side block have a definite visual plus that would appeal to future buyers. Houses…

3
206
kks
Jan 20, 2019 9:39 pm
Tash801
Tash801
Yesterday

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW
NSW
1 ... 26, 27, 28

Did you upgrade the carpet or was it just layed poorly

559
25323
Tash801
Jan 20, 2019 9:37 pm
36
2903
MrsAJ
Jan 20, 2019 9:25 pm
kks
kks
Yesterday

Land Registration? Kellyville - Balmoral Road Release

Land Registration? Kellyville - Balmoral Road Release
NSW
1 ... 18, 19, 20

Rumbles around, too, that we are going see some Western Sydney land-bank sales at highly reduced prices through 2019. If so, there will be flow-on to the retail pricing structure.

393
22484
kks
Jan 20, 2019 9:22 pm

Building Windsor 40 with Eden Brae (Caddens)

Building Windsor 40 with Eden Brae (Caddens)
NSW

I believe if it's done right, waffle pod is a bad at all. I am hoping for it. :)

10
608
InvincibleInDN
Jan 20, 2019 9:21 pm
InvincibleInDN
Niel07
Niel07
Yesterday

Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Who else is building with Eden Brae?
NSW
1 ... 759, 760, 761

Hi Guys, Need some advise. I seem to be struggling to convince landscapers to give me a quote prior to start of construction. The issue seems, they would rather wait…

15213
648915
Niel07
Jan 20, 2019 9:09 pm
Hasan
Hasan
Yesterday

Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Building at Bardia - New Breeze
NSW
1 ... 50, 51, 52

Just ask your solicitor to rescind current contract and begin a new one (exchange). Not the sales team, they won’t help you.

1037
55047
Hasan
Jan 20, 2019 9:00 pm
Gaudi
Gaudi
Yesterday

Nail pops

Nail pops

I understand your concerns re: patch painting. My builders were champs at this. Patch painted gloss doors too and seemed surprised I was not pleased. My ceiling paint is…

5
481
Gaudi
Jan 20, 2019 8:27 pm

G.J Gardner build - Week 20 - Fitoff

G.J Gardner build - Week 20 - Fitoff
QLD
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Yay! Keys! Handover was very stressful - miscommunication on both sides - got it sorted in the end. It was not special - it was not a nice experience. We just wanted it…

332
20898
BrentandAllison
Jan 20, 2019 8:23 pm
BrentandAllison
alexp79
alexp79
Yesterday

Walling over windows

Walling over windows

But be careful that this vapour barrier is not punctured sometimes later. In your case it is just one wall, so it is okay, but I am really against internal vapour…

2
224
alexp79
Jan 20, 2019 8:06 pm
insider
insider
20 January

2nd soil test - contours changed

2nd soil test - contours changed
VIC

yes they often will do a site scrap after demo.

2
268
insider
Jan 20, 2019 5:23 pm
insider

Building ForumBuilding, Renovation & Maintenance
Homeone Australian & New Zealand

Australia's largest home building and renovation
community with over 1.7 million posts

Home
Pros
Forum
Start a new topic
About
Join Community
Advertise
Contact Homeone
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019
Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on Twitter
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019