Custom Bearers and Joists on Sloping Block - Home Stretch
Interesting. Are you able to build right on your rear boundary?
Building on a sloping block in NE suburbs of Melbourne
1. Size and complexity of the build. Bigger gets economy of scale but complexity kills that.
2. Site costs vary enormously and are to some degree dependent on chosen design.
Attach timber frame between concrete stumps - best method?
A lot of carpenters use hoop iron to fix the timber upright to the concrete stump. Then you frame out from there. There are more expensive methods but tying on…
Extension Cost Per Square Metre - are builders serious!
Hi. I just priced a 40 Sq for about $350000. Owner doing a bit himself. He said it was the same price as for the 20 Sq extension quote he…
Classic style weatherboard Melb - back landscaping stage 1
Interesting. Notice the use of a brick wall enclosure for the subfloor and brick piers in lieu of stumps. this is an expensive way of doing a wb home. But…
Cloverlea Estate - Chirnside Park VIC (Buying Land)
Very interesting to see all the activity going on here in Cloverlea with sloping blocks. One problem with soil tests is that usually they are two hole tests and don't…
Vic - Building in Fire Zone Areas, extra costs and info
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