Building, Renovation & Maintenance
BVNLand Registration? Kellyville - Balmoral Road Release
Once council approved, LPI takes 3 to 4 wks to be processed meaning registration inclusive for each lot ? Or is that the separate process ?
BrentandAllisonG.J Gardner build - Week 16 - Painting
UUUGGGGHHHHH! Now the owners of our rental want to sell up. ASAP! FFS. Honestly, I think they can wait until we are out. If I didn't have my dialysis setup at home,…
Freak_ZombieStacker/Sliding door height - is the price excessive or ok?
Hi guys, really need your input on this. Currently I'm building with Metricon and all my sliding doors (4 in total) are at 2.1…
Olivia1Unforeseen site costs due to neighbours landscaping
Hi all, building a home and have a query regarding additional site costs My land had less than 0.5m of fall across the block and up to 1m of fill. I was stung about 16k…
OurLindrum52No fridge in main kitchen? Anyone done this
In the 70's (yes that long ago) my parents extended and built a new kitchen/family room. They put the fridge in the pantry mainly because it was so old, Mum didn't want…
Amie79GR Homes / Edgeworth Constructions into liquidation
Hi, Anyone else out there in a similar position. We were 85-90% complete on a custom build with GR Homes / Edgeworth Constructions and have recently been advised they…
Stockland Elara at Marsden Park
Hi Rayman, I hope you are well. Karlo from Kaplan Homes - Yes we can certainly build your home. We provide free tenders & our tender prices are capped fixed for 2 years…
bestspecialsAdvice for floor plan - inner city family home
So, if you are looking for the easiest renovation without knocking down any walls, I would keep the kitchen where it is and work within the spaces you have. I would keep…
blackcat20Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
Our supervisor said the standard is three weeks (ours was longer due to things outside their control). Theyll get things fixed, their inspector will go back through to…
ClareymooInspired Homes/Como Homes - Roof
No sarking, like Kolloche it wasn't offered to us and wasn't something we were made aware of. Too late now Being a total non-builder/carpenter/anything hands on I'm not…
kathysangelBuilding a home with Langdon Builders Ballarat (Horsham)
Same colour fence as mine I went with the lighter colour as well not the monument
SalfieldRawson Homes & The Life Style Store - Any feeback?
This reads like I wrote it. 🤔😁. Same experience with Rawson. Don’t remember if I said it before but they are in breach of contract for our job. They also came…
Doulton777Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique
Mine took 11 months. But the suppliers held us up. The baluster for the balcony took over 2 months. And the splashback took about the same. They were big pains. My ss…
Tash801Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW
So exciting when you start early Isn’t it! We got peirs today hoping for plumbing tomorrow then slab next week. So we are only 1 week behind what he said so as long as…
Building18Building with Orion Homes in Armstrong Creek, VIC.
What problems have you had?
Marcoola32_GCCoral Homes general build thread
Hi Kevinmarquies We chose 600x600 rectified tiles from national tiles for all our living areas and cost us about $2800 extra on top of the allowance. Bear in mind the…
shokel1975Building Glendale 34 Limited Edition with Metricon in Wallan
We have hired Houspect as our independent inspector and we will use them for every stage of the build - just for piece of mind. A lot of people use Darbecca and seem to…
kathysangelReview standard inclusions provided by builder
Read your contract thoroughly and make sure all the inclusions are there my builder didnt include my bar fridge tank and many more things I payed for I had to specs on my…
shokel1975Electrical plan in sovereign 50 Metricon
We were told you won't need as many downlights as the display homes - they are lit up like an airport. We are building the Glendale 42. We have the following number of…
ymiao4398KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
lower floor roofs doesn't go on until after the eaves are in. once the scaffolding are down then that's when they start the alfresco and front. our roof was on in one day too.
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