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2 h2 hStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Quotation Process

Hey connor56
Welcome to the forum
I also recommend that you get your own Design, Specifications, Contour Survey, Site report and Engineering
Then get 3…

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3 h3 hStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Can you please help with these deck design questions?

Hi Frenetic83
Great DIY Project and nice 3D Model tho insufficient for planning and Building Council Applications/Certification purposes
as it lacks site plan ie contour…

3 d3 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Our Builder had deleted alfresco waste point

The solution could have been to raise the House fill and slab above the ingress invert POD
This should have all been checked during the stormwater design stage
Please check with your…

4 d4 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Montego Hills Home KingsHolme

Here you might check out this
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4 d4 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Program To Design Site Plan Draft

Try enrolling in a educational landscaping short course
Student licences are free
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5 d5 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Building

You'// need a Design Engineer with the knack for Design,Bim, Data/ Proofs and with a sense of humour
Leave a PM
Cheers
Chris
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6 d6 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Garage To Living room conversion

Stage 1 Quantities, Revised drawings

Garage  To Living room conversion
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6 d6 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Montego Hills Home KingsHolme

Thanks for the images your house looks great BUT
Your 3D Bim Models use only extends to the Front Iso Elevation View
IMO a designers ?
3D BIM can also provide Quantities…

6 d6 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Roof with no sarking

I would be more concerned with Condensation-> Mould -> associated health issues
Sorry, I can't see how that relates to energy?
BTW those energy assessments aren't all that accurate, open a door…

6 d6 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
New house Plaster

Hi Isaia
Welcome to the forum
Start your own thread on your build Include Contour, Sketches, Drawing, Photos etc,etc
Delete your address and reference to…

6 d6 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Building

Hi Silkroad
Welcome to the forum
No I haven't built with them but have spoken to 3 plunkett potential buyers in piara waters in…

6 d6 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Roof with no sarking

AFAIK there are no Australian standards tho I may be corrected
Search condensation in the following publications
lysaghts technical information
CSIRO
You haven't stated your region/State? I would say a must…

7 d7 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Program To Design Site Plan Draft

Can't say that I've seen an app as such
Are you looking at doing your own contour survey as well?
Sounds like you need a civil or landscape Bim Software package ie,
Showing…

Program To Design Site Plan Draft
7 d7 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Overlooking concern

Hi opti
Take a photo and go down to your local Council and have a look at the certified DA Plans..talk to the…

7 d7 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Need ideas to converts alfresco into bedroom

AFAIK there is no designated forum for New Home builders and renovators..WYSIWYG
3D BIM assists in designing, engineering and construction by data collaboration, ie sharing information
Feel free to ask questions here,…

7 d7 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Need ideas to converts alfresco into bedroom

Hi paulpogba
Welcome to the forum
When converting a a patio into a multi-function habitable room why not try bi-folds?
and when you can't find…

Need ideas to converts alfresco into bedroom
7 d7 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
What if, build is not as per plan?

Hi Jacksonfunkdelhorno
Did the builder charge you for a ?

8 d8 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Program To Design Site Plan Draft

Hi iBuild101
There are plenty of available
the problem arises when transferring and updating plans, ie data and dimensions in professional 3D…

8 d8 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
builder construction quote details

Jokes on you , if you are going to throw up opinions about professional qualifications and skills, I suggest you have them yourself
There is no need for me to list…

9 d9 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
builder construction quote details

So you search Seek for Quantity Surveying
and it shows up as Aerial surveying?
LOL, that says it all, the two professions are very different and not related
As for the revit…

9 d9 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
builder construction quote details

Here You might want to update your understanding and qualification
is no longer and (technology) has replaced it.
LOL..there is nothing wrong with the client having all the project information/data…

11 d11 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Cross checking with an estimator

Seriously why would you get an estimator to price up a design the builder owns copyright on?.. It doesn't make any sense
If it was your design then yes use your…

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11 d11 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Doors, doors, doors! Recommendations please for WA!

I suggest your builder ( at their expense) draw up proper construction details for on site, costings
and for your visualisation I would recommend a Bim 3D model.
at a glance The…

12 d12 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Doors, doors, doors! Recommendations please for WA!

Anjc
Cool roller cantilever doors
Here's the problem. Once the builder sees the price of those doors the normal fitting rates doesn't apply
Your builder…

13 d13 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Going with full render - do brick work over garage need unde

Sorry, structural lintels can't be added in after handover
That's a price comparison you should have got before you handed over the deposit, now it's hard to negotiate any reductions on…

14 d14 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Help Needed With Brighton Homes

Post Contract & Handover is becoming the new norm if you wish to save
If you get stuck post here
Cheers
Chris

14 d14 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Plantation shutters - if you could afford it, would you?

Actually you can order them directly from China for a fraction of the cost
There is a 3 month lead time
Cheers
Chris

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14 d14 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Going with full render - do brick work over garage need unde

Hi ssyi
Why cheapen your facade with a rendered pelmet that will probably vibrate with the opening and closing of the garage door?
Structurally…

15 d15 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
How often do you visit your site?

You may well jest about Car & New Home salesman
As the least trusted professionals here
They are being replaced by APPS delivered by ironically engineers (software)
OT trust isn't transferable thru an…

16 d16 dStructuralBIMGuyStructuralBIMGuy posted:
Setting steel house posts in deep concrete footings

Yes that may be correct, but the certified engineering details has changed and will require re certification, amendments and an engineers signature/stamp?
Hence my above reference to checking with the…

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