Jan 23, 2018 5:49 pm
1st time renovator, we were struggling to decide if hiring a project manager or hiring tradies on step basis.
since we are not touching kitchen and bathrooms, so we decide to get a clear picture and advises on the sequence than hiring tradies on step basis. (saving money and more quality control?)
After reviewing the articles below and based on 'From Top to Bottom' principle
https://www.domain.com.au/advice/want-t ... 20-gq9m9f/
https://www.homebuilding.co.uk/renovati ... p-planner/
The order I can think of so far is:
Roof restoration, cleaning, repair and painting.
bargeboard gutter fixing.
window door frames
changing door, lock
bedroom cabinets, and storage room shelves (remove old ones than install new ones)
ceiling/wall/frame/doors/cabinets/[color=#543700]shelves painting [/color]
laying timber floor (remove old ones than install new ones), skirting board
laying tiles for kitchen and laundry
fence and outdoor, decking, landscaping etc. (can do after moving in)
steps 2/3 seems needs same/similar bunch of people, carpenter/handyman?
after step 5 may still need do some extra work of step 4 to have fine outcome?
Can you please advise if the sequence is correct?
Any advise can be shared will be much appreciated!
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Our Build123What insurance covers the home during renovationWhat insurance covers the home during renovation
The builder should have a construction all risk policy in place to cover any damages they may cause on site. Regards James Mason www.renovationjunkies.com.au
Dr.BuildwellDetailed sequence of trades and tasks for new owner builderDetailed sequence of trades and tasks for new owner builder
sounds like you're out of your league .. by the sounds of this post you might be better off hiring a builder
arcadeltEstablished Home Renovation - Deciding what to work on firstEstablished Home Renovation - Deciding what to work on first
Thanks!! arcadelt 😁 It all takes time to get it finished. We found the best way is to not freak out about how much there is to do and focus on how much we have done.…