In need of an architect or builder for some advice please!!!
If you are on a tight budget and building on a difficult block, I suggest you start with the engineering/construction costs,ie, …
Has anyone made a list of things to compare Builders?
Unfortunately, Static checklists do not update along with old posts...if you get my gist
So try excel or dynamic Google sheets linked to builders prices, project data & costs..
Projects to do after New Home Handover
The problem with to-do-lists, they don't get up dated
Here is a To-Do-List (3D BIM) MS Excel Project Planer That connects to Google…
Cost of site work (earthworks, retaining wall, levelling)
A step down in the house still requires retaining walls if its 2 storey?
Then add Deep beams to the above suspended slab as illustrated here
Slope up front to back and…
Find number of formwork steel H frames that are required for
Outrageous water bill whilst building - Porter Davis
I suggest you have the leak properly investigated that amount of water will have a detrimental effect
on your foundations