Monday 21 August 2017 – Roof Roof

Either last Friday or early Saturday, we had some timber put on our roof in readiness for the tiling.  All the roof tiles are in the foreground on pallets.   This morning, Mr W, stopped by on his way to work to find the roofers laying the roof tiles, and he sent me this photo...…

Friday 18 August 2017 – Slow week

Very slow week here.  All that has happened is the installation of the fascia and guttering, the delivery of roof tiles and the installation of the roof railing.   Quiet with with regards to communication from the builder also, until I got the weekly update from our CSA which said that roofing will be done…

Thursday 17 August 2017 – Guttering & Fascia

I hadn't been to site since Monday, but I drove by today and someone was packing up from installing the guttering and fascia.  I couldn't take many photos because I didn't want to take photos of him, or his car, but it wraps right the way around the house.  You get the idea.  The colour…

Wednesday 9 August 2017 – Gas problems

Having some gas problems.  I got a phone call from our SS late yesterday and once again, the plans don't comply with regulations, and the gas meter location on the plans is too close to the HWS.  Given that there is a slab for the HWS, it's easier to move the gas meter than the…

Friday 14 July 2017 – Pre Pour Inspection

We had Darbecca do our Pre Pour Inspection today.   There are 11 defects, and if we didn't have an inspector, they would possibly be overlooked.   The defects are: 1. The earthing facility installed to the dwellings slab steel as required in AS 3000 has not been installed. This dwelling has formed shower bases…