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How will I know what is going on with my build?

One of the common questions we are asked by our clients prior to signing up is "How can I see what is going on with my new home build?" Rainbow provides each of our new home clients with access to our unique online portal for this exact purpose.    

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Do I need council approval for my new shed?

This is a question we are asked each and every day. The most recent changes to the Building Act 2016 have now, in some circumstances, made the approval process more streamlined, but in others not assisted at all. In general, buildings supplied only (as opposed to

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Steel Price Rise

Like nearly all things these days, prices are continually increasing. Unfortunately the same occurs within the component pricing of our garages and sheds. [caption id="attachment_1623" align="alignnone" width="300"] Rainbow Sheds and Garages come with the Rainbow Gua

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Decisions, Decisions – Selecting Siding for Your New Home

It’s funny how we sometimes miss the forest for the trees. When building a new home, clients often get so excited planning out bedrooms and choosing the size of their kitchen that they have to be reminded to make a decision on the most obvious and visible part of t

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Making the Most of Visiting a Display Home

It’s an exciting idea, getting to see what could be your family’s new home in the flesh. But be careful that you use your time wisely. Whether you’ve only got 15 minutes for a walk around or you’re planning on spending several weekends inspecting through the

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Will your house frames stand the test of time?

When building a new home, you want it to last, right? You want it to be strong, straight and true. You want it backed by one of Australia's largest companies. The frames of the home are critical to the successful completion of your new home. So how do you ensure you ca

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Why you shouldn’t choose the cheapest quote

Who doesn't love to save a dollar? But at what cost. When you are talking about the biggest investment decision in your life, shouldn't you make sure you are receiving value for money? [embed]https://youtu.be/SJuyKd7TeOg[/embed] The old saying, "if it is too good

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Why does it take so long to build a new home?

In this modern age where instant gratification, online ordering, next day and same day deliveries are the norm, why does the average home take so long to build? Read on to find out why and how you can ensure that everything is being done to minimise these times. Approv

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3 ways to guarantee your move in date

Everyone has heard of a horror story with delays when building a new home. Everyone has a particular date or event that they want to be in their home for. Christmas, birthdays, holidays etc. In fact nearly all homes suffer from one type of delay. So how do you guarante

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Energy Efficient Homes – What should you expect?

Everyone wants their brand new home to be comfortable, but Tasmania is a state of extremes. From single digit temperatures (and even less sometimes!) during the winter to the occasional day in the high 30's or even low 40's. Ensuring your home is an enjoyable place to l