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  1. What can't I do?

    Started by rodels, 16th Mar 2021 02:43 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,319
    14th Apr 2021, 12:09 PM Go to last post
  2. Building Supervising - Perth

    Started by Odio, 29th Nov 2020 09:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 799
    30th Nov 2020, 12:14 AM Go to last post
  3. Liability upon sale. Owner Builders

    Started by Moneypitt2, 14th Nov 2020 08:45 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 397
    15th Nov 2020, 10:14 AM Go to last post
  4. Skillion roof carport

    Started by Martin2129, 31st Oct 2020 10:20 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 188
    31st Oct 2020, 10:20 AM Go to last post
  5. Granny flat the easy way

    Started by Marc, 13th Aug 2020 09:04 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 444
    14th Aug 2020, 07:14 PM Go to last post
  6. Australian Building Guides/Books/Resources

    Started by Wardrop, 14th Aug 2020 10:58 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 228
    14th Aug 2020, 11:46 AM Go to last post
  7. Am I dreamin'...???

    Started by Roch, 17th Mar 2020 02:51 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 663
    21st Jul 2020, 10:05 PM Go to last post
  8. Owner Builder Onlline Course NSW

    Started by fredgassit, 27th Nov 2017 09:48 AM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,200
    19th Jul 2020, 04:01 PM Go to last post
  9. Owner Builder insurance $22K job - recommendations?

    Started by debunk, 19th Jul 2020 03:39 PM
    demolition, insurance, owner builder
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 380
    19th Jul 2020, 03:39 PM Go to last post
  10. Building a shed - soil testing

    Started by Mekatkin, 28th Apr 2020 01:16 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 360
    28th Apr 2020, 09:56 PM Go to last post
  11. Looming compliance issue

    Started by Rexx, 24th Apr 2020 09:56 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 391
    27th Apr 2020, 11:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 863
    10th Feb 2020, 05:25 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 562
    19th Nov 2019, 12:14 PM Go to last post
  12. Renovation Cost Estimates

    Started by EskyAl, 18th Sep 2019 02:57 PM
    renovation budget, renovation costs, tradie costs
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 818
    31st Oct 2019, 11:06 AM Go to last post
  13. Owner Builder - Am I kidding myself?

    Started by Ghoti, 3rd Sep 2017 10:51 PM
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    • Replies: 65
    • Views: 6,128
    28th Mar 2019, 12:40 AM Go to last post
  14. Carpenter vs Builder (Victorian Building Authority)

    Started by Ghoti, 1st Mar 2019 01:35 PM
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 2,920
    10th Mar 2019, 05:23 PM Go to last post
  15. Owner builder at Monash

    Started by bonazoo, 8th Jun 2018 01:43 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 731
    25th Jan 2019, 03:38 PM Go to last post
  16. Home Builders in Adelaide

    Started by johngraham, 11th Jan 2019 01:03 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 380
    11th Jan 2019, 01:03 PM Go to last post
  17. Changes after building permit approved.

    Started by Zukand, 25th Dec 2018 11:27 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 551
    27th Dec 2018, 10:41 AM Go to last post
  18. Certificate of Final Inspection requirements

    Started by atregent, 28th Nov 2018 03:37 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 532
    30th Nov 2018, 12:16 PM Go to last post
  19. OB permit approval time

    Started by funbet, 28th Jul 2018 12:44 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 624
    11th Aug 2018, 09:46 PM Go to last post
  20. Five year wait!

    Started by Melburn, 16th Jun 2018 08:08 PM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 843
    JB1
    26th Jun 2018, 01:12 PM Go to last post
  21. Tools for Owner Build - Hammer Tacker

    Started by fredgassit, 18th Jun 2018 02:00 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 566
    19th Jun 2018, 05:48 PM Go to last post
  22. Owner Builder - Sydney - Advice/Perspective needed

    Started by l2oBiN, 9th Jun 2018 10:48 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 718
    18th Jun 2018, 10:33 PM Go to last post
  23. Cost of Works" for building permit application?

    Started by mullfitz, 16th May 2018 02:43 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 606
    17th May 2018, 06:52 PM Go to last post
  24. particle board/yellow tongue flooring issues

    Started by antmanandrobin, 22nd Oct 2017 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 7,654
    29th Nov 2017, 10:11 PM Go to last post
  25. Security - access for tradies?

    Started by JB1, 27th Nov 2017 02:55 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 726
    JB1
    29th Nov 2017, 04:02 PM Go to last post
  26. Expectations

    Started by OneZero, 18th Oct 2017 09:23 PM
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 1,088
    21st Oct 2017, 09:59 PM Go to last post
  27. How finished do I need to be for final inspection?

    Started by tombsc, 6th Feb 2017 10:55 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,197
    ebf
    11th Oct 2017, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  28. New website for rating builders

    Started by Sapienreno, 27th Aug 2017 06:14 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 551
    29th Aug 2017, 09:24 AM Go to last post
  29. Is the OB course worthwhile for non-OBs?

    Started by Pete F, 25th Sep 2016 01:24 PM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,530
    4th May 2017, 06:59 PM Go to last post
  30. Employing casual labour to do work

    Started by mattwilliams78, 28th Mar 2017 03:42 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,280
    3rd Apr 2017, 12:22 PM Go to last post
  31. Supply discounts

    Started by manofaus, 25th Jan 2017 02:14 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,218
    3rd Feb 2017, 06:03 PM Go to last post
  32. Order of steps to finish my build

    Started by CheeseAndWine, 25th Oct 2016 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,178
    27th Oct 2016, 08:44 PM Go to last post
  33. Wallaga Lake build - Owner Build blog

    Started by Thylacene, 23rd Sep 2016 10:50 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 668
    23rd Sep 2016, 10:50 PM Go to last post
  34. Owner Builder Site Safety

    Started by KSG, 17th Aug 2016 09:05 PM
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 1,655
    1st Sep 2016, 12:42 PM Go to last post
  35. Bondor thermo panels

    Started by Tonzz, 13th Aug 2016 02:57 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 631
    14th Aug 2016, 12:45 AM Go to last post
  36. Owner builder extension questions

    Started by mick789, 31st Jul 2016 03:29 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,439
    4th Aug 2016, 09:59 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,608
    26th Jul 2016, 09:40 AM Go to last post
  37. Building plans

    Started by dingdong, 18th Jul 2016 04:39 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,083
    20th Jul 2016, 08:40 PM Go to last post

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