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10 d10 dDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Can you falsify insulation certificate?

If its a supply and install from Bradford's they supply a warranty certificate with what has been installed. I would suggest once you have received that certificate is ring Bradford…

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16 d16 dDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Engineered wood (I-Joist, LVL) Versus Solid timber joist

100% I joists, greater spans, you can cut a fair size hole in them for air-con ducts, plumbing etc. Straight as well and fairly stable with expanding and contracting. Very…

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23 d23 dDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Items after handover- issues with bank?

Very unusual to see Westpac offer that type of loan, was the flooring and painting in the original price and you took it out to get the price down?
If…

1 month1 monthDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Quote for connecting our block to power

Thats actually quiet cheap for Approx. 90 meters, I would suss out what size cable they are using, should probably be 35mm with a distance that long

2 months2 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING

https://infostore.saiglobal.com/en-au/s ... predictive
You need to change it to the 1 user PDF copy and it will change the price from $256.45 to Free

2 months2 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING

Sorry just saw your post, ill put the link up tomorrow

2 months2 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING

Download fine for me again

URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING
2 months2 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING

It doesn't comply and I couldn't see how they think it does, surely they can't be that stupid that they can't interpret the Australian Standards??
FYI you can now download the…

2 months2 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Hebel floor height provisions

Hi Kinigo,
Normally 300mm I joists with 75mm Hebel ontop making it 375mm overall. Some will go 240mm but you then have to drop ceilings for plumbing under the I joists

2 months2 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
when cancelling Preliminary Work Agreement, can fee/deposit

Im sorry to say I think you will face an uphill battle.
I do work for a builder and we always make it clear to the client that this is…

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Low valuation for new build construction loan

Hi Zoltaire,
Which actual suburb is it?

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
What does this cut/fill line mean, please?

The block is on a slope, the cut / fill line is the finished sand pad level of the area for earthworks, the cut side means they cut into the…

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3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
The Lincoln - Homebuyers (formerly The Whitby - Commodore)

I think you dodged a bullet there

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
HIA contract advice

The Water and Electricity charges are standard to be paid for by client, not sure about the others as your not in WA I would say.

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Footing upgrades- dispute

Hi Kelsey,
It doesn't really matter what the developer has said in regards to the site classification, what I have seen from developers is they will do random test holes…

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Million dollar home in Perth

More than likely not, if you have the money why would you compromise? You get what you pay for. If you get a cheaper price there is a reason for…

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Change to Floorplan after signing PPA

Can be done but im not sure if your particular builder will allow it. You can't just do it during construction, you say its a non structural wall but you…

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING

I may have confused you, when I said they toughen there glass onsite I meant in there factory they have a huge furnace type machine that does this.
If there are…

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
URGENT HELP NEEDED BAL RATING

Hi Janmors, it all depends on how many m2 the house is. If you say its 200m2 of living area then I would say that cost is reasonable for a…

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3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
The Lincoln - Homebuyers (formerly The Whitby - Commodore)

6 Courses = 514mm high

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Trafficable Lid to Sewer in Driveway

Nothing to do with the builder, its the developer of the land. They can't be moved

3 months3 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Have a look at photo 6, have they used 2 different batches of bricks there or is the photo deceptive? Something also doesn't look right with the brickwork in this…

4 months4 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Slab Upgraded

Yes and no, if the builder included a Provisional Sum for an "Engineering Upgrades" no they don't have to notify you until the Provisional Sum is fixed but if there…

4 months4 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Adding a water point in toilet

I'm not sure what the regulations are in Victoria but in Western Australia if you add a water point in a WC it needs to have a backflow prevention device…

4 months4 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
HIA building contract

Yes of course the builder can take action against you, you have a signed contact with them, this is a legal document. They can sue you for loss of profit…

4 months4 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Building with Rendition in Adelaide

Just suss out what amps the induction Cooktop draws, you may have to upgrade wiring from the meter to the Cooktop and I have no doubt you will have to…

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4 months4 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders

The slab doesn't have to be down this year only the contact needs to be signed by the 31st December.
Currently the slab needs to be completed by the 31st March…

4 months4 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Cost to build tri-story on a sloped block?

Sorry I don't know, from Perth, in Perth would be no chance but I'm not sure in SA

4 months4 monthsDoozer1905Doozer1905 posted:
Vapour Barrier - Slab

The builder is correct, doesn't apply to outside concrete or garage concrete

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