Project update – December 2022

December 27, 2022 Mid last week saw onsite construction activities cease for the Xmas holiday period, however, satisfactory progress was still achieved. Carrying on from last month, indoor activities in the first 2 weeks of the month were virtually zero, with most work being conducted outside. Outside Thankfully, Melbourne has experienced somewhat drier conditions for […]

Construction photos – October 2022

Roof on

November 14, 2022 There’s been a lot going on in my life in recent weeks  so I’m a little late with the construction photos this month. As you’ll see there has been significant progress made in October, especially early in the month. Later in the month there were delays due to rectification works following my […]

Project Update – October 2022

November 1, 2022 After a somewhat disappointing month in September, onsite activities ramped up in October with most of the work being completed in the first 2 weeks of the month. During those first 2 weeks of the month the Colorbond roof was completed. As was the case last month, I received a second Letter […]

Construction photos – September 2022

Construction photos

October 9, 2022 Disappointingly, construction activities slowed down significantly from the bumper months of July and August. Two of my recent blog post detailed the reasons for the lack of meaningful activity. They can be found here, and here To assist you picturing what the house will look like I have provided a link to […]

Delay Letter from Henley


 October 5, 2022 If you’ve read my project up date for September, you’ll recall that I received a Delay Letter from Henley which caught me by surprise. In today’s blog post I’d like to expand on that. Below is a copy of the letter Henley emailed to me:  The outcome of the Delay Letter is […]

Construction photos – July 2022

Bored piers

August 3, 2022 It’s been a long journey.  From signing on with Henley at the end of August 2021, to reaching the construction phase of my build. On July 12th the site cut began on the most exciting part of my journey. During the construction phase of my build I plan to release monthly photos […]

Back in action


Regular visitors to the site will have noticed it’s been a while since my last blog post, sorry for the delay. The last few months have been super busy with work, a month long holiday and tying up final details on the home build. Rest assured, I’ve returned to Melbourne and back in action. It’s […]