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  1. Bank loan contract

    Started by manofaus, 6th Oct 2022 09:58 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 180
    6th Oct 2022, 09:58 PM Go to last post
  2. Owner Building to be banned - NSW

    Started by john8, 17th Sep 2022 02:24 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 535
    3rd Oct 2022, 08:25 AM Go to last post
  3. Build my own house frame

    Started by manofaus, 26th Feb 2022 11:42 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,078
    1st Mar 2022, 10:00 PM Go to last post
  4. Owner Builder license - is it one project only??

    Started by Bendezo, 15th Jan 2022 01:03 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,601
    19th Jan 2022, 08:55 AM Go to last post
  5. What can't I do?

    Started by rodels, 16th Mar 2021 01:43 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 4,229
    14th Apr 2021, 11:09 AM Go to last post
  6. Building Supervising - Perth

    Started by Odio, 29th Nov 2020 08:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,837
    29th Nov 2020, 11:14 PM Go to last post
  7. Liability upon sale. Owner Builders

    Started by Moneypitt2, 14th Nov 2020 07:45 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 993
    15th Nov 2020, 09:14 AM Go to last post
  8. Skillion roof carport

    Started by Martin2129, 31st Oct 2020 09:20 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 550
    31st Oct 2020, 09:20 AM Go to last post
  9. Granny flat the easy way

    Started by Marc, 13th Aug 2020 08:04 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 911
    14th Aug 2020, 06:14 PM Go to last post
  10. Australian Building Guides/Books/Resources

    Started by Wardrop, 14th Aug 2020 09:58 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 636
    14th Aug 2020, 10:46 AM Go to last post
  11. Am I dreamin'...???

    Started by Roch, 17th Mar 2020 01:51 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,190
    21st Jul 2020, 09:05 PM Go to last post
  12. Owner Builder Onlline Course NSW

    Started by fredgassit, 27th Nov 2017 08:48 AM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,781
    19th Jul 2020, 03:01 PM Go to last post
  13. Owner Builder insurance $22K job - recommendations?

    Started by debunk, 19th Jul 2020 02:39 PM
    demolition, insurance, owner builder
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 934
    19th Jul 2020, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  14. Building a shed - soil testing

    Started by Mekatkin, 28th Apr 2020 12:16 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 683
    28th Apr 2020, 08:56 PM Go to last post
  15. Looming compliance issue

    Started by Rexx, 24th Apr 2020 08:56 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 702
    27th Apr 2020, 10:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,599
    10th Feb 2020, 04:25 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 907
    19th Nov 2019, 11:14 AM Go to last post
  16. Renovation Cost Estimates

    Started by EskyAl, 18th Sep 2019 01:57 PM
    renovation budget, renovation costs, tradie costs
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,354
    31st Oct 2019, 10:06 AM Go to last post
  17. Owner Builder - Am I kidding myself?

    Started by Ghoti, 3rd Sep 2017 09:51 PM
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    • Replies: 65
    • Views: 8,026
    27th Mar 2019, 11:40 PM Go to last post
  18. Carpenter vs Builder (Victorian Building Authority)

    Started by Ghoti, 1st Mar 2019 12:35 PM
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 4,496
    10th Mar 2019, 04:23 PM Go to last post
  19. Owner builder at Monash

    Started by bonazoo, 8th Jun 2018 12:43 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 975
    25th Jan 2019, 02:38 PM Go to last post
  20. Home Builders in Adelaide

    Started by johngraham, 11th Jan 2019 12:03 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 698
    11th Jan 2019, 12:03 PM Go to last post
  21. Changes after building permit approved.

    Started by Zukand, 25th Dec 2018 10:27 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 975
    27th Dec 2018, 09:41 AM Go to last post
  22. Certificate of Final Inspection requirements

    Started by atregent, 28th Nov 2018 02:37 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 902
    30th Nov 2018, 11:16 AM Go to last post
  23. OB permit approval time

    Started by funbet, 27th Jul 2018 11:44 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 978
    11th Aug 2018, 08:46 PM Go to last post
  24. Five year wait!

    Started by Melburn, 16th Jun 2018 07:08 PM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,327
    JB1
    26th Jun 2018, 12:12 PM Go to last post
  25. Tools for Owner Build - Hammer Tacker

    Started by fredgassit, 18th Jun 2018 01:00 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 866
    19th Jun 2018, 04:48 PM Go to last post
  26. Owner Builder - Sydney - Advice/Perspective needed

    Started by l2oBiN, 9th Jun 2018 09:48 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,014
    18th Jun 2018, 09:33 PM Go to last post
  27. Cost of Works" for building permit application?

    Started by mullfitz, 16th May 2018 01:43 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 984
    17th May 2018, 05:52 PM Go to last post
  28. particle board/yellow tongue flooring issues

    Started by antmanandrobin, 22nd Oct 2017 04:03 PM
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 9,858
    29th Nov 2017, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  29. Security - access for tradies?

    Started by JB1, 27th Nov 2017 01:55 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,088
    JB1
    29th Nov 2017, 03:02 PM Go to last post
  30. Expectations

    Started by OneZero, 18th Oct 2017 08:23 PM
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 1,677
    21st Oct 2017, 08:59 PM Go to last post
  31. How finished do I need to be for final inspection?

    Started by tombsc, 6th Feb 2017 09:55 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,523
    ebf
    11th Oct 2017, 07:52 PM Go to last post
  32. New website for rating builders

    Started by Sapienreno, 27th Aug 2017 05:14 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 869
    29th Aug 2017, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  33. Is the OB course worthwhile for non-OBs?

    Started by Pete F, 25th Sep 2016 12:24 PM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,824
    4th May 2017, 05:59 PM Go to last post
  34. Employing casual labour to do work

    Started by mattwilliams78, 28th Mar 2017 02:42 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,620
    3rd Apr 2017, 11:22 AM Go to last post
  35. Supply discounts

    Started by manofaus, 25th Jan 2017 01:14 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,608
    3rd Feb 2017, 05:03 PM Go to last post
  36. Order of steps to finish my build

    Started by CheeseAndWine, 25th Oct 2016 09:57 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,443
    27th Oct 2016, 07:44 PM Go to last post
  37. Wallaga Lake build - Owner Build blog

    Started by Thylacene, 23rd Sep 2016 09:50 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 931
    23rd Sep 2016, 09:50 PM Go to last post
  38. Owner Builder Site Safety

    Started by KSG, 17th Aug 2016 08:05 PM
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 2,044
    1st Sep 2016, 11:42 AM Go to last post

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