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20 h20 hNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

PeterJess have you completed your pre-lining inspection now? If yes, how did it go? Any issues?

3 d3 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Australia lockdown

Besides acting to slow the virus spread, we all need to think, to innovate, finding new ways to deliver our products and services to inspire trust and confidence, to keep…

4 d4 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Australia lockdown

The major local building supply chain companies have been deemed essential services.
I believe the construction industry in Australia is far larger than tourism and education industries put together?

4 d4 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Advice / Help - Building Contract

You can amend the HIA contract and plans and put as much detail in as necessary for progress payments terms and materials specifications. Take your time and discuss this with…

4 d4 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Advice / Help - Building Contract

Yours is a renovation so may be different. For a new build or knock down rebuild.a delay can cost your rent (payment or receipts), mortgage interest payments, storage costs etc.…

4 d4 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Advice / Help - Building Contract

nick79 what is the liquidated damages amount payable per week if your builder goes beyond the promised 20 weeks? This should reflect…

4 d4 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

One I built with Metricon. Wisdom Homes processes are similar to theirs, and the pool of sub contractors they both use are the…

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10 d10 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

cs199 It's high risk. Not just with international supply but with local importers and installers, both for your shutters & blinds and other…

12 d12 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

alce4463 FYI Below is the advice that the Housing Industry Association (HIA) has provided to its members about water leaks and damage. The…

12 d12 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

becks81 This requirement is not applicable for standalone houses. The CSR has made an error.

12 d12 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

m4bath Tiles have very strong compressive strength but limited tensile strength. This means they can't bend or stretch. They crack when the base…

12 d12 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

alce4463 regarding your comment on 12/3/20: When we had the big rain the carpet in our down stairs office was soaking wet but…

13 d13 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
is this normal in slab

Looks ugly but need more detail, whats the context? Location?

13 d13 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Standard HIA Building Contract - Copy of template

indo26slate
Try these options:


Everything, including the contract, is negotiable. For example, consider the liquidated damages of $50/day versus your daily rent,…

13 d13 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Standard HIA Building Contract - Copy of template

@indo26_slate Think very carefully about signing any building contract (or even a tender request) in the current uncertain health and economic environment. Also consider the HIA contract template is very…

13 d13 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

teezed I have sent you a PM

14 d14 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Regent Homes Adelaide

Better still for balance: Consider most building projects are quite complex works and will always have some issues to be resolved. How a builder behaves resolving issues will provide a…

14 d14 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Built with regent homes

If you are still looking for a builder: Consider most projects will have some issues to be resolved. Ask Regent Homes for the contact details of 5 customers that you…

15 d15 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

Freak_Zombie
The down pipe should not be a feature of your entrance. This needs to be moved to a more unobtrusive location.

15 d15 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

alce4463 Regarding your comment on 12/3/20 “The underlay under the carpet has gaps of up to 2 1/2 inches between pieces. We…

16 d16 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Impact of current economic situation on house building this

firstdream asset prices are falling and building product supply chains compromised. I suggest postpone until we have more information about the medical and…

17 d17 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

sv_reddy have you received a response from Wisdom Homes SS after he contacted the concrete company about the defects?

17 d17 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

peterJess Based on the picture taken by your SS of the solar panels installed on your roof posted on 31 January, it appears…

18 d18 dNorfolkNorfolk posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

You pay at handover, which should be about 2 weeks after PCI, then you get the keys. Only minor defects should need to be fixed after PCI. If there are…

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