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Charlibear's Build - Week 9 Frames still not up...Charlibear's Build - Week 9 Frames still not up...
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Oh CB I'm so sorry you are having to endure this I really hope karma shows her face with GJ as soon as they hand you yr keys

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BrownDog77
Mar 24, 2017 9:23 pm
G1NOSAUR
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First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWaterFirst Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater
NSW
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Wow the quality looks really good even though you are still battling with GJ! I bit the bullet and paid the deposit for my plans to be drafted and a tender made and I'm…

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G1NOSAUR
Mar 24, 2017 11:19 am
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Our first build: "Bridgewater" by Gj's ShoalhavenOur first build: "Bridgewater" by Gj's Shoalhaven
NSW
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Thanks B :-) It was always a risk for us going dark floor as it's not a big floor plan however I think it's going to work. Go for it! Have you got a thread I can follow?

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needsausername
Mar 24, 2017 10:16 am
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gummz
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GJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLDGJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLD
QLD
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Mate it looks awesome. You must be so pleased :) Enjoy the new lifestyle!! Thankyou for sharing your journey

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gummz
Mar 24, 2017 9:43 am

Sorry reg. We had a landscaper suggest putting the fence on top. However each post is on a steel sleeper post and the fence is screwed to that steel and not the wood…

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shellby
Mar 22, 2017 9:37 pm
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charlibear
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21 March
Custom home with gj gardnerCustom home with gj gardner
VIC

Lovely selections!!! What's been happening for you?

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charlibear
Mar 21, 2017 4:10 pm
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charlibear
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21 March
RE: GJ Gardner Fernbank 194 ElementRE: GJ Gardner Fernbank 194 Element
NSW

Hi GoodeOne, Hubby and I are building with GJ Gardner. We have modified the Coolum 277 design. I can't help with the soil testing as GJ had already done soil testing for…

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charlibear
Mar 21, 2017 4:08 pm
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ruraldoc
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17 March
First time builder - Gj Gardner Galleria 250 - Brisbane nortFirst time builder - Gj Gardner Galleria 250 - Brisbane nort
QLD
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Good luck with your build! We are now six weeks into the "building phase". I think once it's all done, the relief will come! (we sure hope it does!)

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ruraldoc
Mar 17, 2017 1:55 pm
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buildingonup
17 March
First Build Experience -GJFirst Build Experience -GJ
QLD
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Yes that's it like charli said even into the ground so no stepping over :) On another note today is handover!!! Hope all goes well at 3pm and we can be in and settled…

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buildingonup
Mar 17, 2017 8:13 am
fiat10
13 March
GJ Gardner Mandalay 338GJ Gardner Mandalay 338
QLD
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Can I ask what colour your garage door was called originally ! I love the new colour you've chosen. It was tassie oak originally - but it was much yellower…

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fiat10
Mar 13, 2017 7:24 pm
kajidzz
13 March
Builder GJ Logan busted - going through QBCCBuilder GJ Logan busted - going through QBCC
QLD
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totally agree. emailed liquidator last Tuesday to terminate the contract still no reply.

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kajidzz
Mar 13, 2017 11:41 am
ruraldoc
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13 March
GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone CrossingGJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing
QLD
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::praying:: Here's to a good week for framing for both you and Cb! Had been eyeing the Riverstone Crossing estate for a while, before we decided on staying put. But we drove past…

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ruraldoc
Mar 13, 2017 2:11 am
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RegVic
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24 February
GJ Gardner - modified Peninsula 255sqmGJ Gardner - modified Peninsula 255sqm
QLD
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CONGRATS Towns! (that's lot of key..lol)

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RegVic
Feb 24, 2017 7:26 am
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Mec06
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28 January
GJ Gardner - Fitzroy 266 or Saros 268GJ Gardner - Fitzroy 266 or Saros 268
VIC

Our previous home was a GJ in Qld, it was ok, lots of small issues over the years - in the area lots of people were building with them and the reviews (at the time) were…

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Mec06
Jan 28, 2017 1:58 pm
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needsausername
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26 November 2016
Build with G. J. GardnerBuild with G. J. Gardner
VIC
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Although it's not the Narellen one, We have had a very easy build with our local gjs office.

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needsausername
Nov 26, 2016 10:01 pm
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ads87
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10 November 2016
Bulding GJ Gardner FernbankBulding GJ Gardner Fernbank
QLD

Hey Rluck welcome to the GJ build club :) tappa app should allow you to post pics. Where about are you building?

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ads87
Nov 10, 2016 10:19 pm
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hazza80
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2 November 2016
Sunandstars Build - GJ Gardner Hervey Bay - Beachlands 206Sunandstars Build - GJ Gardner Hervey Bay - Beachlands 206
QLD
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Great news.... wish you all ťhe best for hand over this morning and the move. Must be a great feeling.

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hazza80
Nov 02, 2016 8:13 am
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NSWFIREMAN
5 October 2016
Bushfire requirements costBushfire requirements cost
QLD

We paid 5K and that was for bal 29 to 3 aspects and bal 19 to front. Our house is built on a slab and using hebel.

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NSWFIREMAN
Oct 05, 2016 10:16 pm
shellby
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5 October 2016
Building with GJGARDNERBuilding with GJGARDNER
VIC
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Its so hard when nothing is happening. I remember finally having enough and going into the office to ask when they would finally get back to my house as in July I had a…

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shellby
Oct 05, 2016 1:24 am
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needsausername
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26 September 2016
Building in the Southern HighlandsBuilding in the Southern Highlands
NSW
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Kez - have you got any pics to share? How are you finding your house, floorplan etc now you've been in for a while :)

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needsausername
Sep 26, 2016 11:18 am
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MoodyBlue
18 September 2016
Who's building with GJ?Who's building with GJ?
QLD

We built our first house with GJ's 6 years ago and they were completely flexible with what we could supply ourselves and they installed it no problems. We approached a…

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MoodyBlue
Sep 18, 2016 10:55 pm
charlibear
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10 September 2016
Gj Garder JimboombaGj Garder Jimboomba
QLD

I'm building with GJ Gardner Grafton office. What design are you building? Have you looked on product review? There might be reviews for the office you plan to build…

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charlibear
Sep 10, 2016 1:42 pm
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NicMac03
13 August 2016
GjGardner galleriaGjGardner galleria
VIC

Those open doors with no post in the middle look fabulous but i always wonder how practical they are, will the house be full of flies and mozzies? Ive heard it expensive…

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NicMac03
Aug 13, 2016 8:24 pm
fiat10
1 August 2016
GJ Gardener in SAGJ Gardener in SA
SA

Hi Foo, I'm building with GJ in qld, and we're almost at lock up. We've had a great experience with our local franchise :) Looking forward to following your build!

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fiat10
Aug 01, 2016 2:37 pm
fiat10
30 July 2016
Finance q: additional items quoted outside contractFinance q: additional items quoted outside contract

Hi all, We're approaching lock up (GJ Gardner Mandalay 338) and are now starting to look more into our window Covering and landscaping options. When we received our…

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fiat10
Jul 30, 2016 7:16 pm
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charlibear
Jul 23, 2016 5:18 pm
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kajidzz
17 April 2016
Building with GJ Gardner Logan, advice needed for site costBuilding with GJ Gardner Logan, advice needed for site cost
QLD

Hi all, new to here. We just signed contract for a new developed land in Drewvale QLD, the size is 400m2 (16m width) and has 54cm fall (left is higher than right…

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kajidzz
Apr 17, 2016 11:15 pm
charlibear
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19 March 2016
Electrical LayoutElectrical Layout
QLD

That seems like a long time? Jan to mid March! I swear every thread I have read on here the first tender comes back with massive mistakes, come in GJ the wrong facade is…

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charlibear
Mar 19, 2016 6:04 am
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Rosie555
8 February 2016
Knock Down Rebuild Custom Build - G J GardenerKnock Down Rebuild Custom Build - G J Gardener
NSW

Hello New to forum and slowly navigating. I was wondering if anyone has built a custom home with G J Gardener in Newcastle. The builder is Mark Eddy and if so what has…

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Rosie555
Feb 08, 2016 12:38 pm
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Room2Breathe
Dec 16, 2015 6:50 pm
MalSannie
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21 November 2015
Our house in the middle of the street _ Splash of green!Our house in the middle of the street _ Splash of green!
VIC
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Hi DD - I hope you've had some positive progress on your home? Bet you can't wait for your holiday are you visiting family?

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MalSannie
Nov 21, 2015 5:25 am
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Room2Breathe
Oct 13, 2015 8:44 pm
bpratt
4 October 2015
GJ Gardner JimboombaGJ Gardner Jimboomba
QLD

As I mentioned in my reply to you in the Coral Home thread, Stroud Homes in Jimboomba used to be GJ's, but the nearest GJ's to Jimboomba is at Beaudesert. There was talk…

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bpratt
Oct 04, 2015 5:47 pm
1rocky
13 August 2015
wide bay gj gardner home north coastwide bay gj gardner home north coast
NSW

hi has anyone built the wide bay from gj gardner . would love to see pics of what you have done to the wide bay and facades thanks

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1rocky
Aug 13, 2015 7:22 am
datambo
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30 June 2015
GJ Gardner unter Valley - anyone building or considering?GJ Gardner unter Valley - anyone building or considering?
NSW

currently building with GJ Gardner swan hill (Victoria), I found them very lovely at first... but their interest tapered off once they had us signed, and locked in. I…

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datambo
Jun 30, 2015 3:38 pm
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nat_luke1
28 June 2015
GJ Gradner BridgewaterGJ Gradner Bridgewater
TAS

Hi everyone - I am just interested if anyone has built the Bridgewater design from GJ Gardner and their experience ? Thank you

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nat_luke1
Jun 28, 2015 12:44 pm
Beazley77
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4 June 2015
Experiences with GJ Gardner West Perth - TenderingExperiences with GJ Gardner West Perth - Tendering
WA

I don't know about here in Perth but they operate in NZ and have done for years and would be known as a reputable builder.

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Beazley77
Jun 05, 2015 12:09 am
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sebeva
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21 December 2014
Anyone building with GJ Gardner??Anyone building with GJ Gardner??
QLD

We have just started to build with Gj Gardner. Just wondering if anyone else is building with them at the moment? Would love to follow your blog/thread :)

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sebeva
Dec 21, 2014 1:45 pm
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whoop1968
21 April 2014
My custom build completeMy custom build complete
VIC
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Hi bluesteel, Bricks are blue rio

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whoop1968
Apr 21, 2014 12:14 pm
skigirl
7 November 2013
Anyone built with / or building with GJ Gardner?Anyone built with / or building with GJ Gardner?
NSW

Hi, Havent found much in my search for GJ Gardner on here. I understand every franchise is different, but Id love to hear a bit more from anyone that is building / or has…

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skigirl
Nov 07, 2013 8:02 pm
joey1434
5 November 2013
Anyone built with GJ Gardner Coffs Harbour recently?Anyone built with GJ Gardner Coffs Harbour recently?
NSW

::: ::wink:: thanks khp3294, we decided on GJ. Very happy with process so far. Final contract signing this week. Hope to have a slab by Christmas. Once I work out how to put photos…

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joey1434
Nov 05, 2013 9:00 pm
winton 50
4 November 2013
Anyone building with GJ Gardner Homes in Sydney westAnyone building with GJ Gardner Homes in Sydney west
NSW

Hi Home builders. Has anyone recently built with GJ Gardner Homes in Sydney? Any reviews would be greatly appreciated Thanks, winton 50

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winton 50
Nov 04, 2013 5:35 pm
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Room2Breathe
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Room2Breathe
Mar 29, 2013 2:11 pm
DeeMM
17 March 2013
Anyone building with GJ Gardner Homes Illawarra?Anyone building with GJ Gardner Homes Illawarra?
NSW

Its seems this must be a local issue. I am less than a month away from our handover with GJ's up in SEQld and have been extremely happy with them. They have been prompt…

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DeeMM
Mar 17, 2013 10:10 am
our dream home
28 August 2012
Any feedback on GJ Gardner Geelong?Any feedback on GJ Gardner Geelong?
VIC

Not in the Geelong area but we are building a Dennis family home! Be prepared for a Long contract wait so if you are near ready and want one of their homes I'd go and…

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our dream home
Aug 28, 2012 12:26 pm
kiwi
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18 July 2012
GJ Gardnier Homes..... Anyone built/building with them?GJ Gardnier Homes..... Anyone built/building with them?
VIC

dexterredcat built with them in warrnambool..not happy. she has a thread. drama, drama, drama

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kiwi
Jul 18, 2012 6:45 pm
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choccontain
21 June 2012
GJ Gardner - Fitzroy, wanted picsGJ Gardner - Fitzroy, wanted pics
VIC

Hi, i am looking for finished pics of inside the fitzroy by gj gardner, if anyone can please help me out, I have seen the couple of blogs on here but wanted photos of a…

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choccontain
Jun 21, 2012 11:20 pm
choccontain
9 May 2012
OK here we go GJ Fitzroy........HANDOVER PICTURESOK here we go GJ Fitzroy........HANDOVER PICTURES
VIC
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can you please post some pics of your finished house? I am building fitzroy on a corner block and would like to see a finished house, plus i would like to see actual size…

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choccontain
May 09, 2012 9:29 pm
Sir Snagger
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19 December 2011
GJ Gardner - BunburyGJ Gardner - Bunbury
WA
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Congratulations Sir Snagger, hope you enjoy. Gardner's were okay a few problems though 1. Garage door didn't fit and a new one took 5 weeks,…

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Sir Snagger
Dec 19, 2011 9:46 am
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