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9 years9 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Building the AllCastle Grandworth 42.5+

Good to hear that thAt it is all going well for you now. We built the Palace Regent 12. No modification or anything. Started the tender process in Jan 2013…

9 years9 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Building the AllCastle Grandworth 42.5+

Then I am not sure about the process. They should have sent you a pack on the process. If it is not stated in your contract that the vegetation will…

9 years9 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Building the AllCastle Grandworth 42.5+

Was there an existing house which you demolished or an empty land? If you demolished the house, the Demolisher would have removed the vegetation for you and flatten the land…

9 years9 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Building the AllCastle Grandworth 42.5+

The first payment is after pouring of slab.

10 years10 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Demolition Cost - NSW

I went with statewide demolition. I would have gone with democorp

10 years10 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Building in North Kellyville - Allcastle Homes

We went with them and will never build with them again. Happy to provide you some feedback and share some stories if you want to message me at

10 years10 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
AllCastle homes – Palace Regent 12

It is too late. We have been in build and will be nearly one year. They have a Clause in their contract but doesn't stop family members or friends from…

10 years10 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
AllCastle homes – Palace Regent 12

Nthkville,
We are having the same problem with them. Agree with you 100%.

10 years10 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Allcastle - who else has built with?

Hi, For those of you building with Allacastle, are you allowed to go on site by yourself without the supervisor there?

10 years10 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Building the AllCastle Grandworth 42.5+

We are building with Allcastle at the moment and even if you don't rush things, they make loads of mistakes. Every copy of building plans/drawing you get back, make sure…

10 years10 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Demolition Cost - NSW

Some demolishers will only remove trees up to a certain height. You have to check with your Demolisher on their conditions.

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Fencing requirement during demolition

So it is not really the council's requirement?
I think the demolisher is trying to push me into getting it fenced up so they don't have to pay for it.

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Fencing requirement during demolition

Does anyone know if it is a requirement in nsw under council's regulation if fencing is required after the demolition and before the commencement of building construction?
Scenario:
Demolisher put up…

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Demolition Cost - NSW

Why do u all go through council? Why not use a private certified? Most demo companies will help you with the paperwork

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Allcastle Homes

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11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Demolition Cost - NSW

It would be so much easier if I could offer someone to take away my house for free.

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Demolition Cost - NSW

Thanks for the info. We will also be doing a KDR in Hornsby area.

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Demolition Cost - NSW

Since plenty of you have started building your new house, how much did you pay for the demolition of your old house? Our current house is 3 bedroom timber…

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Allcastle Homes

Yes I am going through the tender procedure and it is very slow. They don't really give much details in the tender. When requesteing upgrades etc.. you have to be…

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Aircond installation

So the 3m rule only applies to council CDC rule? We will be getting approval for our house through the state housing code so I am hoping that the 3m…

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Aircond installation

Hi, just need advise about installation of air conditioner. We are currently looking at building a new home and have been told that the a/c needs to be located 3m…

11 years11 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Allcastle homes feedbacks

I am thinking of building with Allcastle as well. Have read about the review, some good and some not so good but I like the design of their houses. I…

15 years15 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Local council floor space ratio

So are you all saying it is possible to build a house in the Hornsby Council Area with the FSR >40%?? So basically if my land is 735m sq, I…

15 years15 yearsshopgirlshopgirl posted:
Local council floor space ratio

Cheeky, i had a dream house about 42 squares and was thinking to build in the Hornsby council too. I asked the home builder what size land is required for…

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