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12 years12 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
highbury homes perth

Lands1
No alledged quality issues with Highbury, they all exist and cost me to repair. If you look closely at their display homes the workmanship is not great - for…

12 years12 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
highbury homes perth

Toby,
See my previous review of Highbury Homes - not a good experience. I do not recommend them.
As to the type of people they are (other than telling me to f…

12 years12 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
mrs kaz's house in Byford - has a slab :)

Onc
I agree with you, you should be able to pour a concrete slab with mininal cracking in Perth, but is ever done the way it should be. Highbury poured…

12 years12 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
mrs kaz's house in Byford - has a slab :)

Mrs Kaz,
A wet concrete tends not to have the strength of a drier one. However, cracks are to be expected, and are not a huge problem, unless they are…

12 years12 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
mrs kaz's house in Byford - has a slab :)

A very good idea to have an independent building inspector - I used weo and they were excellent, they were the ones who pointed out the problems with the windows,…

12 years12 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
mrs kaz's house in Byford - has a slab :)

Mrs kaz,
Just a note of caution, as I built with Highbury Homes (aka MyGen). I had a similar experience in that they are very pleasant prior to building and…

12 years12 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
Perth builders - inside story please

Mag,
I built with Highbury Homes, my original review is below. After 18 months, the house has been under almost constant repair (cracked cornices, sumps collasping, incorrect site works, sewer pipes…

14 years14 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
2c bricks vs 1c bricks, opinions please...

We built in Armadale. We built with Highbury Homes, see my review of them by searching on Highbury.
I would recommend going to Midland Brick and choosing the bricks you…

14 years14 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
2c bricks vs 1c bricks, opinions please...

I do not recommend 2 c bricks or Midland Brick. We used 2c bricks and found the following:
they are prone to vanadium staining - ours are green both on…

14 years14 yearsneilhmneilhm posted:
Opinions or Experiences on WA Builders

Justin,
I have recently built with Highbury Homes and found them to be completely unsatisfactory for a number of reasons. The most problematic aspect of Highbury Homes is they consistently…

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