Geotechnical investigations should be in accordance with the following Australian Standards; AS2870-1996: “Residential Slabs and Footings – Construction” AS1726-1993: “Geotechnical site investigations” The classification of the site is based on the expected movement of the foundation soils – generally related…
Don’t think because you buy a block you can do what you like on it! There is often a restrictive covenant on land. That is “an agreement between land owners which may restrict how land may be used and developed“….
When you are setting your budget for a new house, it’s not only the cost of the house and land, but all the other things that you might not have thought about. If you haven’t considered these you might find…