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17 m17 mNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

Note Rawson Homes has not yet provided sufficient details of the AS 1562.1 2018 section 3.3.1 standards. If they check these standards they will confirm their work on this…

3 h3 hNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

westbourne the Australian standards clearly require the roof to be sealed against upwards wind driven rain. If Rawson Homes have omitted the foam…

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17 h17 hNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

westbourne AS 1562.1 2018 section 3.3.1 states steel roofing shall provide water resistance and drainage when subject to a rainfall resulting from a…

2 d2 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

If you already have stormwater detention tanks that’s good. These were a big ticket item on my build. Before paying any money for the tender ask the salesperson to detail…

2 d2 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

pulse Rawson homes experts have already inspected and they can make an informed comment, if they choose to. They need to validate their…

2 d2 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

Rawson Homes clearly have a serious problem. I expect Daiwa House is deeply concerned about their failing investment in this builder, and its & their own reputations. HIA new homes…

2 d2 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

luxbuild Rawson Homes and their owner Daiwa House now have the opportunity to publicly do the right thing at

2 d2 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

westbourne I agree with saveh2O Rawson Homes ' response is cynical and un-professional, its another…

2 d2 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

faykis will stormwater detention tanks be required on your land? If so ask Wisdom what is a realistic preliminary provisional amount for these…

3 d3 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

luxbuild Good idea. Rawson Homes now has the opportunity to publicly demonstrate to their potential customers how they behave when required to rectify…

3 d3 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

faykis ensure you understand your obligations and risks of every clause and definition in the contract before you sign it. Get a lawyer…

4 d4 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

westbourne I had a look at the link to productreview you provided. Wow! None of the Rawson Homes 5 star reviews look genuine…

4 d4 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

funk52 firstly wisdom homes SS is incorrect. The inspector is not independent. They are a consultant paid by you to assess the quality…

5 d5 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Builder denied the new home warranty for the leak on garage

westbourne Don’t accept that fob off by Rawson Homes but give them a reasonable opportunity to do the right thing. Ask the Rawson…

6 d6 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
HIA contract

Yes, unless builder agrees to the variation and amends the contract. Discuss with them. If they are ethical and reasonable they will.

6 d6 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

This report may assist customers in understanding and appreciating Wisdom Homes operating processes https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/position-papers/143

7 d7 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Site visit

Site supervisors have a universal builders key. The locks are later re set by using the unique owners key at handover. I know of some customers who have been loaned…

7 d7 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Site visit

The HIA contract contains a clause that says you may have access to your site at reasonable times with reasonable notice. In my case that ‘reasonable’ was about once per…

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8 d8 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

malypetu
These emails document my experience and outcomes with Hydraulics and Basix variations with Metricon a few years ago. There may be some things…

8 d8 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Thomas Archer Bayside Build

Correct! With volume builders there is no attention to detail or quality assurance during the build. The builders HIA contract effectively transfers the financial and time risk from poor quallty…

8 d8 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Granvue homes

kindhr I read some recent comments about Granvue Home’s behaviour on productreview made by ‘Jan’. Based on what I read about Jan’s…

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8 d8 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

manhattan52 what was the original provisional amount for the hydraulic works in your tender from Wisdom Homes?

8 d8 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

malypetu What was the provisional cost amount for your retention system compared to the actual cost? I had an issue with Metricon where…

8 d8 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Thomas Archer Bayside Build

aang it's a good sign that there aren't many reviews about TA online. Most of the volume builders anonymous 'verified' 5 star reviews…

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9 d9 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

For those planning a KDR in Sydney with Wisdom Homes, Metricon, MJH, H&H, Masterton... etc. and all other volume builders targetting KDR's demolition is a big ticket item costing $20-$40K.…

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9 d9 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Hall & Hart Homes

I think most people would be the same and some demolition companies take advantage of this. An extra $6K for "hidden asbestos" seems to be their sweet spot and most…

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