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Spotme
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Building with MetriconBuilding with Metricon
NSW
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Help! I posted on a different thread, but in case, just repeating my question here: has anyone built with Urban Fringe Praline bricks? Can I see pics of the brickwork please? Ta

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Spotme
Mar 25, 2017 7:43 pm
Metricon - Phoenix 38 - Adelaide (Athelstone)Metricon - Phoenix 38 - Adelaide (Athelstone)
SA

Wow your site cost is huge! Modifications sound amazing, all worth it.

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maywil
Mar 25, 2017 7:10 pm

Today was tile selection day. Selecting the tiles for the bathroom, ensuite, laundry, and also a tentative tile selection for the main living areas. The decision for…

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lincoln32
Mar 25, 2017 4:57 pm

The top chords of the roof trusses have been painted. I'm assuming this is to stop the treated timber reacting with the Colorbond roofing? And the carport has had the…

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firejack018
Mar 25, 2017 4:06 pm
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Building the Metricon Fortitude 32Building the Metricon Fortitude 32
VIC
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What colour splashback is it? It's not "Think" is it?

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emmyawards
Mar 25, 2017 9:51 am
Our Metricon Duxton 39- Coastal FacadeOur Metricon Duxton 39- Coastal Facade
VIC
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Looks great Pete!! It's all coming together nicely. It's a good feeling when all the selections you chose from samples and tried to envision in your mind actually come to…

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Magavin
Mar 25, 2017 9:23 am
Building the Denver 29 with MetriconBuilding the Denver 29 with Metricon
NSW

Unfortunately our file has been held up in Water NSW and council for ages. Our DA was approved late last year and the builder was going to start early Jan but we decided…

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jessicagauci
Mar 25, 2017 8:45 am
Metricon Laguna 40 Kingston Sydney Northern BeachesMetricon Laguna 40 Kingston Sydney Northern Beaches
NSW
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No idea who is taking over, he doesn't control that and he hasn't been told who is taking over. Agree I always put stuff in an email so that way everything is…

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Neville S
Mar 25, 2017 5:43 am
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North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)
NSW
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In the contract it states up to 15 air con outlets. In mine, there are maybe only 10 max. Has anyone had any luck in getting a crest for the unused balance? If it was…

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nomnomnom
Mar 25, 2017 12:54 am
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My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 MelbMy KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
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Exactly spot on. It's sad there's very little unique people in their professions now days

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Doulton777
Mar 24, 2017 10:43 pm
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Tribe7
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Metricon Denver 47 - Bricks and fixingMetricon Denver 47 - Bricks and fixing
VIC
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Ohhhwwww look at your happy tribe . Your kids sound great, you will be so excited when they hit school. It's honestly the fastest 6 hours per day of your life. Oh…

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Tribe7
Mar 24, 2017 10:11 pm
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Vantage_35
Yesterday
Our new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLDOur new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLD
QLD
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Nice job on the wallpaper...you've reduced my fears of doing my it myself though prob won't turn out as good as yours lol...need to find a forgiving pattern for beginners

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Vantage_35
Mar 24, 2017 4:49 pm
Vantage_35
Yesterday
Metro 32 KDRB Bayside MelbourneMetro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne
VIC
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Yeah worth waiting rather then ending up with a dodgy slab

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Vantage_35
Mar 24, 2017 4:44 pm
Vantage_35
Yesterday
KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLDKDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD
QLD
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Love your dark brick feature wall on your facade...very unique

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Vantage_35
Mar 24, 2017 4:42 pm
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dulie
Mar 24, 2017 2:12 pm
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Sanuaka
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New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extensionNew here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension
VIC
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Anyone whose construction has started yet? Ours is most probably in May end or Beginning June. Pls post pics if already started. I am so eager to see that.

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Sanuaka
Mar 24, 2017 11:54 am

Hi All, was in the area today and was surprised they were starting the site pouring, we have had rains here the past couple of days and the SM told me as the weather was…

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Adnan633
Mar 24, 2017 10:47 am
Orpheus
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23 March
Building Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in GeelongBuilding Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Geelong
VIC
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Oh he's a newbie! It's ok, he will learn from the mistakes on yr house for the betterment of the next build..... @Orph Build thread: …

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Orpheus
Mar 23, 2017 10:43 pm
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kylz4
23 March
Metricon - Duxton 39Metricon - Duxton 39
VIC
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Oh wow, looks wonderful all sealed up I'm sure the colour will look great!

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kylz4
Mar 23, 2017 10:20 pm
leelee116
23 March
Our NolanOur Nolan
NSW
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I've order 8 chairs and wait and see. Pretty sure I'll go back for another two. Our Nolan viewtopic.php?p=1516376%23p1516376

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leelee116
Mar 23, 2017 7:08 am
M and T
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22 March
Metricon Henderson 42Metricon Henderson 42
NSW
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That's a good question! I have no idea but it is Tesrol Design 560 Edge 3S if that helps? Welcome to our new Metricon Henderson viewtopic.php?f=31&t=81978

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M and T
Mar 22, 2017 8:20 am
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So we have had a bit of progress in one week. Our ground floor windows are in, roof sheeting and guttering finished on the top storey, our garage has roof trusses, and we…

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familyman
Mar 20, 2017 5:32 pm
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Emmz70
18 March
Our Metricon Merricks 38Our Metricon Merricks 38
QLD
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Awesome progress Nabeel. Wow can't wait to see that gorgeous aquarium Speeding along

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Emmz70
Mar 18, 2017 9:03 pm
Lunar
18 March
Housing the Tribe, Gold CoastHousing the Tribe, Gold Coast
QLD
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Congratulations Tribe7! Good Luck with the new build, I look forward to following it.

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Lunar
Mar 18, 2017 4:18 pm
Orpheus
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17 March
Hooray, we are building the Metricon Glendale 38 in Sydney!!Hooray, we are building the Metricon Glendale 38 in Sydney!!
NSW
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Yeah its a time consuming job to scrape off and reapply @Orph Build thread: viewtopic.php?t=78328 Home Furniture: viewtopic.php?t=80551 Technology Hub: …

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Orpheus
Mar 17, 2017 7:27 pm
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kylz4
Mar 17, 2017 7:14 pm
MrsJM
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17 March
My Metricon Bordeaux 56 buildMy Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
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The grills look beautiful! Shame about the toilets. I broke in to my house (not literally- there was no lock until the day before handover lol) the night the toilets were…

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MrsJM
Mar 17, 2017 6:18 am
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VistaDream
16 March
Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, SydneyOur Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney
NSW
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Yep if you don't terminate on plates it's just unfinished cable hanging out of the wall! If you're going to terminate this cable yourself, please note there's a difference…

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VistaDream
Mar 16, 2017 11:18 pm
pauldab
16 March
Metricon Bohemian 25 in VicMetricon Bohemian 25 in Vic
VIC
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Cheers. For me the raked ceiling was worth the money, I was talking to the chippie who did most of the fixing works last week and after showing his wife our progress…

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pauldab
Mar 16, 2017 10:11 pm
emslieryan
14 March
Metricon Hebel texturesMetricon Hebel textures
NSW

Hi, We are going to be building a Metricon Home in The Cascades in Silverdale with Hebel Walls also. We choose Hebel as we plan to do granny flat later and thought it…

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emslieryan
Mar 14, 2017 6:28 pm
icat2000
13 March
Metricon Price increaseMetricon Price increase

Ouch. That is some penalty. 50K a lot of money.

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icat2000
Mar 13, 2017 7:54 pm
Emmz70
13 March
Building Metricon Franklin 40 SydneyBuilding Metricon Franklin 40 Sydney
NSW
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Same here I'm hanging out for a franky visit

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Emmz70
Mar 13, 2017 12:03 pm
Glendale45
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13 March
Our Glendale 45 buildOur Glendale 45 build
VIC
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Sorry for the late reply! No we didn't have to contact anyone. M did all of that for us. I'm pretty sure once you are at luckup stage SM will book it in (can take 7 weeks…

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Glendale45
Mar 13, 2017 9:46 am
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Special_K
Mar 08, 2017 9:33 pm
MGaus
8 March
10m frontage in Wantirna South (Harcrest)10m frontage in Wantirna South (Harcrest)
VIC
1, 2

Hi All, I am wondering if any one is here who has purchased in stage 9 (Pinnacle). I have purchased the land on the Jun 2015. It is almost 20 months has passed. Any…

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MGaus
Mar 08, 2017 5:13 pm
Anna Ling
8 March
Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)
NSW
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Thank you. I shall give it a go. AL

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Anna Ling
Mar 08, 2017 11:31 am
Metricon Glendale 37+Metricon Glendale 37+
NSW
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We're currently at the 4 week stage so I'm allowing at least 6-8 weeks. Build thread: viewtopic.php?f=31&t=78995

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NRyde Glendale37+
Mar 07, 2017 7:41 pm
Neville S
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6 March
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSWMetricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
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Thanks heaps, guess I will need to get multiple quotes. I have a mate who ran a concrete company he said he will give me some of the good ones in my area to contact. Still…

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Neville S
Mar 06, 2017 8:36 pm
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dulie
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5 March
Metricon Metro 32 QldMetricon Metro 32 Qld
QLD
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lol, must be all boys. I'm thinking exactly the same thing, TV will be the first purchase I make once the house is done! hahaha

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dulie
Mar 05, 2017 1:17 pm
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Lemans
4 March
Plans to purchase land and build with metricon at Freemans RPlans to purchase land and build with metricon at Freemans R
NSW

Hi Katrina85, just found your thread, i'll be building at Freemans Ridge too. Have you started building yet? How did you go with Metricon... We bought a H&L package with…

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Lemans
Mar 04, 2017 8:22 pm
charlibear
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3 March
Metricon Mantra 29 - Adelaide HillsMetricon Mantra 29 - Adelaide Hills
SA
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Congrats on getting keys!!! So exciting!!! Yes remember to post pics after you've moved in GJ Gardner Modified Coolum 277 viewtopic.php?t=83643

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charlibear
Mar 03, 2017 7:34 pm
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Spotme
1 March
Experience with metriconExperience with metricon
VIC

You can have a look on product review and you also have the option to read reviews in your state/region only. Experience varies so much as it is dependent on so many…

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Spotme
Mar 01, 2017 7:17 pm
Mink
28 February
Metricon build - help pleaseMetricon build - help please

Prices will vary depending on your land, soil type will determine what type of slab, traffic control, piers, rock excavation if required, provisionals were…

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Mink
Feb 28, 2017 10:55 pm
Doulton777
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18 February
Metricon drop down ceiling in KitchenMetricon drop down ceiling in Kitchen
VIC

The one In my design is the one Im after. I didn't know a hanging one existed. Im happy with the one Im getting. Maybe ask them if they do them that way. Take the pic with you.

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Doulton777
Feb 18, 2017 3:39 pm
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Emmz70
16 February
KDRB Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney) - We are in!KDRB Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney) - We are in!
NSW
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Welcome back MONA. What a setback having all those issues. I hope they deal with them asap. It's so good to see you drop in to say . Hope you treat yourself to…

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Emmz70
Feb 16, 2017 11:14 pm
goody59
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12 February
Silicon or grout in shower corners ?Silicon or grout in shower corners ?

Silicon is required. Grout will crack and fall out. The tiler has it right.

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goody59
Feb 12, 2017 8:18 am
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dulie
Feb 09, 2017 3:29 pm
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