Building A New House
Re: Home Building Blogs1481
May 08, 2016 5:43 pm
The author has stopped updating this forum ages ago.
Is a new thread.
Would be nice if someone would take the sticky off the other one...
Fowler Santorini 35
Tender - Oct 14
Dirt turned - Apr 16
Slab - Apr 16
Frames/Truss - Apr 16
Roof tiles - May 16
Sheeting - June 16
Lockup -June 16
Re: Home Building Blogs1482
May 16, 2016 11:32 pm
This is my blog:
I am building a Cordova One with McDonald Jones in the new Calderwood Valley Estate which is located approximately 15 minutes south of Wollongong, NSW. The land is nearing registration, so should have some progress to show before long!
Building the Cordova One with McDonald Jones at Calderwood Valley, NSW:
Re: Home Building Blogs1484
May 30, 2016 5:03 pm
I'm currently building a house with homebuyers centre in WA.
I have had an overall good experience with homebuyers so far, my build seems to have gone quite smoothly.
The only major complaint I have about homebuyers is their inability to keep you up to date with your build!
We receive "update e-mails" at each stage of the build however these e-mails are ALWAYS late. i.e. you get the e-mail telling you brickwork is about to commence AFTER your brickwork is already halfway done.
I tried to contact them asking for an estimated completion date to try and book time off work and they were unhelpful. Basically I've had little to no contact with them keeping me update which is very disappointing.
My other friends who have built with different builders have had a client liaison officer which e-mails them every week to let them know what has bee done and what is scheduled. Other builders also have client website logins to see the progress and chat with the builders. My build is pretty much finished now and still I am just waiting for someone to contact me to let me know what's going to happen next so I can at least have a chance to get some time off work.
Very disappointing on the communication front!
Has anyone else found this??
Re: Home Building Blogs1487
Sep 30, 2016 1:15 am
Have been lurking for sometime and enjoying all your blogs. Its time I created my own now that we're past the admin stage and waiting for construction to begin.
Building a Newhaven 36 with Metricon in Sydney. I've done 2 posts so far .... please have a look and read and let me know your thoughts. All comments welcome.
Newhaven 36 by M
Blog - North Shore Newhaven (http://nsnewhaven.blogspot.com.au)
Build - https://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=85092
Re: Home Building Blogs1488
Oct 05, 2016 7:48 pm
home repair is a matter which needs a systematic approach. Looking for advice on the choice of material, its reliability and quality. In this issue may help resource dedicated to topics related to the repair. Here is the link http://houseunderconstruction.com/blog
Good luck to all
Re: Home Building Blogs1490
Oct 15, 2016 9:06 pm
Hi all, we are building with Summit Homes in WA
Check out our blog at the link below
Re: Home Building Blogs1492
Nov 10, 2016 10:59 pm
Construction planning by ultratechbuildingsolutions helps you in making a budget and how to approach the finance companies for loan also how to approach a bank for the appraisal.
Re: Home Building Blogs1496
Dec 02, 2016 5:10 pm
I am building a single storey with beechwood. They have just poured the slab. I update my blog every week.
Land deposit - Oct 14
Deposit - Jan 16
Land registered - June 16
Settlement - July 16
Colour selection and approval -Sept 16
Slab- Nov 16
Frame - Dec 16
Re: Home Building Blogs1497
Dec 21, 2016 3:03 pm
Hi. I'm building the Montague 21 with Porter Davis in Altona North (VIC)... I'm just at the beginning of this endeavor and this is my blog: http://buildingmontague21.blogspot.com.au/
Building the Montague 21 with Porter Davis
Sign in or Join to reply to this Topic
27 more posts
luxbuildBuilding Consultant or Building Inspector for first homeBuilding Consultant or Building Inspector for first home
If you are getting a construction loan the bank may also do their own inspections prior to paying, but I also agree getting your own inspector is recommended. Also if you…
Small MindsBuilding a New Home. What You Must Know.Building a New Home. What You Must Know.
Dear All, For the knowledge of all I have put together the following information to assist you all in placing weight or reliance on the builders employees…