Building, Renovation & Maintenance
Depends where you are. In WA they would only have to pay their half once their build was "substantially completed.
Building Hamilton 230 with mimosa homes
had my PCI on 8th NOV.. Darbecca guy found a lot of defects including one which would take a long time to fix ( door not aligned with ceiling) . SS advised it might take…
Rawson Homes - General Thread
Similar thing happened to me as they had to move the duct to one corner like yours. But for me it did not appear to be issue as it was from right corner (as per…
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Framing - Gap Between Slab Edge and Frame
We have no gap, and the slab lines up perfectly. But our slab guys were meticulous with their measurements, as they had a couple of boxes of beer riding on it...
Porter Davis homes
In what world is that acceptable? If they refuse to fix it, escalate it to Laminex or whoever their supplier is for laminates
Harrington - AusBuild
Your black shaker cabinets are so unique! Is that Arden blue stone? And how goes the landscaping plans?
Your house looks Great.
Just wondering if you had any photos of your alfresco area showing the sliding doors?
We are building the Day Dream with Coral Homes also but not…
Importing kitchen from China
Very versatile question. A friend of mine recently ordered a kitchen from China, most recently, to be exact a few weeks ago, he installed this kitchen. I hadn’t visited…
I’ve read through a number of timber flooring threads and it seems quite difficult to be confident about timber flooring companies in Perth unless they are larger…
valuation too low
It is sad that you had already paid deposit. If yoi had not paid maybe you would have better situation now
Garage insulation / Air conditioning
Honestly, I never installed the air conditioning system in the garage on my own, and I don’t even consider it to be extremely important, but I understand the importance…
Building at Bardia - New Breeze
Are you satisfied with his service? If yes, Can you please pass his details?
It’s only for final inspection though, do you still want it?
Building new home
Ask for help from the designers, they will help you choose the appropriate option that both you and your guests will like. In such matters it is better to immediately…
Nov 14, 2018 12:38 am
Just a quick question.
Is it going to be possible to build a 22square house in Burnie Tasmania for $280k?
First home owners/builders just bought a block and starting…
Thanks that makes a lot of sense, I thought that was the reason, I did ask for as cheap as possible, but not knowing the timber stumps would have to be used.
Does anyone have the pic for Brushwood Horizon brick? We are going to build with DFH
Owner Builder - was it worth it?
Well, easiest option - I would just agree with your brother-in-law on a certain margin he gets on labour costs for supervising your build and using his trusted his trades…
Plumbing query / standard
Yes the down pipes have have all gone under the slab, between the vapour barrier and slab too. Yes I was advised round pipes for charged system but hasn’t happened. Also…
We are planning to build with GJ Gardner and have so far are having a very positive experience with a lovely sales man who is truly helping us. I cant even begin to…
Builder selection sa - any advice?
So I'm planning on doing a knock down rebuild at some stage, and I'm currently at the stage where I'm thinking of builders (I'm in Metro adelaide).
My plans are to do a…
Nov 13, 2018 6:14 pm
Things are going swimmingly at the moment pending the Xmas shut down. The concrete blokes are great guys and said things always slow down around the time the house starts…
Things to do yourself/after handover?
I think it’s pinned at the top of the forum. But I think I saw that post also.
We have elected to do driveway, paths, carpet, floor tiles, feature lights, fencing,…
BAL rating in Willowdale
I have recently purchased a land. haven't got contract yet. I was verbally told that the land will have BAL 29 rating. The land is bush faced.
Dual Occupancy - Narre Warren South (VIC)
To be honest I was surprised that Metricon doesn't build in that area when I spoke to them. So I'm looking for other builders in that area that can build a dual occ…
Our brickies have all finished, now looking forward to our next process.
Two Wells Dechellis Build
After seeing a heap of display homes our decision to pick Dechellis was easy, their houses are beautiful and good quality.
It is! Make a list of all the things…
Eden Brae Homes Quality isses
Consider getting an independent inspection carried out on your build. We can assist or provide more information if you would like to have. a chat.
It was quite an effort getting the 10.5m roof panels up 6m with each weighing 126kg. We had to fashion up a crane from some old trusses.
But it's all up there…