Building, Renovation & Maintenance
gogo65Checking compliances for a land - whose responsibility?
Normally the owner would provide details to the builder about any requirements from the developer. The builders generally know the rules for each council, but the…
MrsAJCoral Homes general build thread
Thanks xjanex. SS said he will send us a quote. I wasn't aware we can hang them anywhere on steel frames. Thanks for letting us know. One of our friend said he tried to…
ManishgCharleston Homes - anyone worked with them?
Thx cag57, Y we needed a DA due to the nature of our block. If you can get away without it will save you approx 6 months of time and $30k of associated fees so definitely…
HailsmBuilding the Hampton with Allworth Homes
We didnt get a door on the walk in robe at times I wish we did and at other times I dont feel it's necessary as its tucked around the corner behind the main bedroom door…
blackcat20Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
We had things seen to before our 90 days was up. Aircon (twice), power points, front door lock and our hot water service. We've also got some rubber stuff on our bathroom…
Tash801Coral Homes / Milan 24 / South Brisbane - First build
We did cornerlesss stackers. Cost us $4600. My brother in laws a builder and just laughed at how much mark up there was. Now that they are in I have forgotten about the…
Tash801Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW
Ours took 5 weeks I think. I stalked our da nearly every day and knew we were approved before coral contacted me. I actually emailed our pre site consultant to tell her,…
SalfieldKDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.
Can anyone tell me what was installed, if anything, in relation to he NBN at there place. I realise the whole conduit thing but did the builder organise for NBN Co. to…
suburbanwindowsI've heard that wet cleaning carpets will cause mold
Is this right?
Kezza icfChoosing Insulated Concrete Foam (ICF) vendor
Hi, Um i dont know what you or they mean with the comment " its like living in an esky" but yes we tell people jokingly that we live in an esky. Is it like the old joke…
altOur build with Express Two Storey (Ventura) in South West WA
snowingOFFERING FREE ADVICE TO OWNER BUILDERS ON LOW ENERGY AND PRE
Thanks for your advise! My draftsman is in QLD. So that makes things harder. I'm sure things will work out.
Kezza icfPros and cons with all-in-one insulated roofing panels
Hi Supa007. We have had our Bondor roof for 12 months now. We have a 3deg roof and the underside of our roof forms our ceiling, we went for the shiplap finnish as we felt…
aussietaAttaching a load-bearing cross beam to a plasterboard wall
if it is attached to the wall i think you will need an engineer use 4 legs
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