The nuts and bolts of constructing your home Nov 21, 2014 by Metricon Add to lookbook Pin it! Ever wondered what’s involved in building a house? The actual nuts and bolts of starting with nothing and ending up with a beautiful new home? Unless you're on a building site every day, you don't often get the chance to see a home being built from go to whoa. Our Metricon team in Queensland decided to film the entire building process of a new Mantra home (pictured above) - and then condense it to a single minute!