Building, Renovation & Maintenance
Custom Home v Project Home
Yeah, look we had a similar decision to make, except we went the other way around. We wanted to at least cost a custom build, because we wanted a design that incorporated…
Mar 25, 2019 8:27 am
Hebel Or Bricks
Thank you all for your replies.
Since the house will be built on inclined land and my current plan to live in that house is for around 6 to 7 years. So, I have decided to…
Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW
Not "booked" as such. Handover happens when occupation certificate is issued, the final payment is made and everything on the fix-up list that is to be addressed prior to…
Our Arden Home - Votivo 43
We’ve been in fixing for only 3 weeks from memory .. they plaster quite quickly .. our lockup and fixing invoices were issued within a few weeks between…
Building with Metricon
Yes and either would look fine and fit in with streetscape just wanted to see real life pictures rather than drawings.
Building with Hallmark Homes
Hi Nathan, we’re waiting on a tender price for the Retreat 305 (modified) from Cassie. If we proceed with the build it will either be the Retreat or modified Aspire. …
Building in Queensland [QLD]
Nathan, I am building a Retreat 298 with Hallmark Homes in Cabooture. It is a QM Property development “Hammond Crossing”
Ok, now we're up to date and I'll try to add in some more detail about the final paperwork stages with the Rawson head office but to be honest it's something I'd rather…
Building with Wisdom Homes
GLO render after brick wash then roof but I think the order can depend on SS and also facade etc
Pool is 10x5. The plumbing all has caps on it. All my plumbing is…
Need feedback on our floor plan
Yep exactly - to give you an idea, looking at my plans the internal walls are 70-90mm, and external are 160-250mm. All adds up!
Don't worry so much about those two…
Clarendon Classic Facade HELP PLS!
We making some important decisions before choosing our facade with Clarendon NSW. We’re tossing up between the classic and axis facade. Does anyone have…
What a day... Started off with the last day of nippers for the season... Having twins meant I started the day running 4 lots of flags, 6x 100m beach sprints, standing in…
Who else is building with Eden Brae?
In Sydney area? Whiz over to Trademaster in Granville for a project like this. I don't frequently recommend companies but TM is just so good. Not only the products and the…
Insulate on top of bondek
No, bondek as the name implies is a structural composite floor System (Concrete, Reinforcement ribs, Steel pan formwork, NO Sandwiched…
Verdant Hill Tarneit
Call Hannah and asked why. Before, we couldn't receive emails from them and asked them several times to include us. This is the first email we received from them
Any reviews on ABC Homes?
I believe ABC homes is backed by Metricon.But still cant find enough reviews.Has any one built with them?
Metricon Denver 45
Mavis! Amazing posts thank you!
We too are looking at the Denver in central vic
What was your approx build price?
I’m loving all your colour choices too!
Can someone please share their experience with Thrive homes? We are struggling to choose between Domaine & Thrive Homes..!!
Domaine homes by clerondon
Can someone share their experience with Domaine Homes?
I am struggling to choose between Domaine & Thrive homes..!!!
Also, if you can post some pics, that would be great..!!!
Domaine Homes or Thrive Homes?
We recently purchased a land of 382 sq.m in Austral near Leppington.
We are in a confused state, trying to finalize our builder. Domaine vs Thrive homes.
Hi guys, my wife and I just couldn't figure out how we can make our bathrooms elegant and stylish. Our current layout is quite ordinary and my wife would want to come up…
Well PCI has been booked in for Friday next week! We went by today and some tradies were on site so we managed to sneak in and have a…
Rubbish Bins on-site
Short of setting up cameras and bright sensor spotlights to try and deter, security fences are probably the best way to go especially if you have a big project on the go.…
I do an inspection on a 60+years old today. There is one section of bearer has a white mould on that make me worry. The rest of flooring look fine for 60+ year…
Mar 23, 2019 5:38 pm
Update on our build. It is all going really well, despite the rain, and we are tracking well to be finished on time. We had a…
Mar 23, 2019 3:02 pm
Beam in unit
Welcome to the forum and thanks for the photos
I think you mean Structural Column?
Here are the steps
1. Get copies of the engineering plans, these can be…
We bought this light for our dining.
Mar 23, 2019 10:38 am
"Cashing In" on the Airbnb market?
I am not sure if Travellers want to rent out a "10ft Sardine Can" ?
Here are my Tips on quick build that can make u some Ca$h.
1. Need extra space
2. Get rid of that…
window size to ceiling height
If you want the full effect of high ceilings you should have your windows at a taller head height. Otherwise your ceilings won't have the same impact you are after. …
Hi, I'm doing an extension and need to match the morter to existing brickwork. The builders used off white cement and off white sand. Q I have is what fatterning agent…
Hoping a brickie can help me out with some information.
I am building, about 1 month off hand over. About 12 meters (30m2) of the brick work is the wrong batch (missing…
Knock down cost
Does anyone have 1st hand advice on a knock down cost, abestos fibro house??