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dany
dany
15 April

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

was thinking of just doing the render on the projection . The bricks are no doubt really nice especially from the standard range. I have looked at other houses from…

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dany
Apr 15, 2019 4:40 pm
dany
dany
dany
28 March

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
1 ... 31, 32, 33

i have made a time lapse for the pictures taken - it's not yet finished but just a snapshot . Have a look

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dany
Mar 28, 2019 1:17 pm
dany
Drew01
Drew01
6 April

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
1 ... 53, 54, 55

That's weird... Ours go all the way up and it was never a topic for discussion.... So inconsistent

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Drew01
Apr 06, 2019 9:38 pm
Drew01
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Default
Apr 19, 2019 11:33 am

Shadowline Cornice and skirting

Shadowline Cornice and skirting
WA

Hi Guys, I have opted for shadow line cornice in my new build and it looks great however im unsure as to which floor skirting I should go with. I have polished concrete…

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Tradie89
Apr 19, 2019 11:03 am

Hi Everyone, It has been so long since I posted anyone on my thread that it too me ages to find it. We haven't done much in the 10 months. Only in the past 3 weeks we…

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Renman
Apr 19, 2019 10:25 am
Renman

Thursday 18th April 2019 Laminate flooring is in. Love our selection. Will look lovely once cleaned. Not sure about the join between the floor and carpet areas.…

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Country Home
Apr 19, 2019 7:43 am

They've finished all the external work upstairs now. Our construction update from the SS is that insulation will be installed after the Easter break, with internal…

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TiredHalo
Apr 19, 2019 6:37 am
TiredHalo

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

That's awesome Rhani. Good luck with the build. I look forward to seeing your progress snaps.

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Brad_2477
Apr 19, 2019 5:03 am

Henley homes

Henley homes

Thank you the the great insight, we would have no idea otherwise.

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MaureenDean
Apr 19, 2019 12:06 am
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shokel1975
Apr 18, 2019 11:14 pm
shokel1975

Living in Brentwood forest estate vs Spring mountains

Living in Brentwood forest estate vs Spring mountains

We are making two applications, with bankwest and NAB which ever comes back at the earliest will go ahead with it. Just doing that my broker wants to do.

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brightstarshine
Apr 18, 2019 10:18 pm
brightstarshine
MrsAJ
MrsAJ
15 h

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - enclosed stage

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - enclosed stage
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Where is this display house picture? Is it available in coral website the 3d version?

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MrsAJ
Apr 18, 2019 9:17 pm
jqcc0
jqcc0
16 h

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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They may have left some, I haven’t been inside for a while. Yeah, perhaps they over ordered. I get it for the included range but for the cost of anything non standard…

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jqcc0
Apr 18, 2019 8:59 pm
jqcc0

Trusses and steel for floortech flooring have been installed this week.

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amilelka
Apr 18, 2019 8:25 pm

Allcastle Homes

Allcastle Homes
NSW

Can’t complain! Some things took a little longer than expected as they had to line up their contractors, but none of these were urgent. Pretty good and happy with what we got!

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onetonnesam
Apr 18, 2019 7:46 pm

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 14, 15, 16

I might get Andrew (hubby) to do the same when we check if the framers have done all the ones we requested.

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shokel1975
Apr 18, 2019 7:42 pm
shokel1975

April 18 - White set plaster started, windows in

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thme
Apr 18, 2019 7:41 pm

Build Day 4: Under Footings Today the under footings were laid. I was extremely disappointed with the labourers from QST Group who have been subcontracted by Hallmark to…

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NathanRetreat298
Apr 18, 2019 6:24 pm
NathanRetreat298
kks
kks
20 h

Stellabella's second build -builder liquidated, through QBCC

Stellabella's second build -builder liquidated, through QBCC
QLD
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Your timber work and your other construction has been exposed to weathering it shouldn't have experienced for, what, 12 months? Questions you must have answered: What…

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kks
Apr 18, 2019 5:04 pm

Colorbond roof

Colorbond roof
1, 2

Thanks for this! I love the look of these tiles, I haven't seen them before. I'll ask my builder what the cost would be for something like this.

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Buildingindoreen
Apr 18, 2019 4:35 pm

Austral - Daniel Robertson Stratton bricks?

Austral - Daniel Robertson Stratton bricks?

Hi JjhomeBuild, just wondering if you ended up choosing Stratton? We're considering it too. Due to go to the Austral display next Wednesday. Would appreciate any…

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pandorash8
Apr 18, 2019 3:20 pm
pandorash8

what things should I take care when constructing house

what things should I take care when constructing house
NSW

Thread is over 8yrs old, they made your mistake 7yrs earlier....

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gillybean
Apr 18, 2019 2:49 pm
gillybean
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
22 h

Insulation is it worth upgrading???

Insulation is it worth upgrading???
SA

I must admit to not even have thought about that at all, and you’re right, the additional cost should not be that much. I’ll def follow that up.

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Bebbsy
Apr 18, 2019 2:41 pm

So nothing has happened for the past week, a combination of bad weather and the public holidays I'm assuming. I did receive my order of door handle today though which is…

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alt
Apr 18, 2019 2:22 pm
alt

Two Wells Dechellis Build

Two Wells Dechellis Build
SA
1 ... 6, 7, 8

There were so many things I didnt even think about, different windows, cabinetry etc... just rushed to get it signed off. Im sure Ill still love it... but could have…

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Monkey55
Apr 18, 2019 2:09 pm
Herre
Herre
23 h

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
NSW
1 ... 11, 12, 13

I will probably go for R6 for ceiling and R2.5HD for both internal and external walls, as from the other thread, the worker mixed the insulation for internal and external…

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Herre
Apr 18, 2019 1:59 pm
Herre

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
1 ... 34, 35, 36

Hmm yeah it's certainly a tad dissapointing I must admit. We'd been advised when signing the contract by our sales advisor as long as you keep the ball rolling so to…

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ourrawsonbalmoral38
Apr 18, 2019 11:24 am

Got the Slab laid last week and had an independent inspection of it. Should i be concerned about the compaction? What is it and what needs to be done for rectification?

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Niel07
Apr 18, 2019 11:19 am
HereForHelp
HereForHelp
Yesterday

Layout planning

Layout planning
WA
1, 2

Yeah the Lounge & Living back-to-back struck me as weird - I can't think of a single display home with that kind of layout as soon as you walk in the door. You say you…

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HereForHelp
Apr 18, 2019 10:56 am
Thalagoda
Thalagoda
Yesterday

Mega Homes (Melbourne) anyone???

Mega Homes (Melbourne) anyone???
VIC

Anyone knows good builders in NT

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Thalagoda
Apr 18, 2019 7:22 am
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EmmaK8
Apr 18, 2019 6:41 am
EmmaK8
Juphomes
Juphomes
18 April

How to build a granny flat in budget

How to build a granny flat in budget

Granny flats are not permanent houses. Granny flats are supposed to build for older age people. Granny…

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Juphomes
Apr 18, 2019 12:05 am
VICHOME
VICHOME
17 April

Romeo homes, rawdon hill homes, premier builders group

Romeo homes, rawdon hill homes, premier builders group

Hi there, much appreciated if u could share your experience in building with any of above builders?

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VICHOME
Apr 17, 2019 11:07 pm
stellabella
stellabella
17 April

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Oh that's so handy and convenient! I'd be there every day too haha

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stellabella
Apr 17, 2019 8:03 pm
stellabella

My finish is all white. Wasn’t completely sold on it but it’s not as noticeable as other finishes.

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Samjay22
Apr 17, 2019 4:59 pm
Samjay22
cobri05
cobri05
17 April

Henley Electra 35 Building Altona 2019 - Knock Down rebuild

Henley Electra 35 Building Altona 2019 - Knock Down rebuild

Hi We are building an Electra House with Henley. I've read all the reviews here for Electra found them very helpful, so decided I would do the same to help others. We…

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cobri05
Apr 17, 2019 2:08 pm

Building the Simonds Cleland 233 in SA

Building the Simonds Cleland 233 in SA
SA
1, 2, 3

What insulation has everyone gone roof and walls? Is it worth upgrading ? Did you just get the standard outer walls or all walls? Upgrade roof insulation? Extra wirly…

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Tysonandkaylie
Apr 17, 2019 1:48 pm
VICHOME
VICHOME
17 April

Premier Builders Group

Premier Builders Group
VIC

Hi, I also would like to hear any feedback on the build with Premier Builders Group. Much appreciated if anyone could share your experience.

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VICHOME
Apr 17, 2019 12:05 pm
Srijit
Srijit
17 April

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley
QLD
1, 2

amyelizabeth137 That’s awesome, hopefully will get a better SS when we get to that stage.

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Srijit
Apr 17, 2019 11:48 am

Rawson Windermere

Rawson Windermere
ACT
1, 2, 3

The list of your costs certainly sound reasonable. However when I wanted to add mirrored sliding doors to Bed 2, 3 and 5, they quoted $400 per room. So $1200! Rawson…

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Miss intensity
Apr 17, 2019 10:54 am
Norfolk
Norfolk
17 April

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW

Yes, you will not find any window angles on Metricons display homes but what they actually build is of a lower level of workmanship.

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Norfolk
Apr 17, 2019 9:14 am
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diode1014
Apr 16, 2019 11:15 pm

13/03/2019: I receive the frame invoice from CJ Homes, indicating that the frame stage is complete. While arranging the payment, I ask to…

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onlyann
Apr 16, 2019 9:44 pm
SJCAbode
SJCAbode
16 April

Building a new home with Rammed Earth - Experiences

Building a new home with Rammed Earth - Experiences
QLD

Hi gablesrocks, how much did it cost you to build your rammed earth wall ? How many builders were not interested in taking the risk of working with rammed earth ? And…

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SJCAbode
Apr 16, 2019 9:24 pm
darb74
darb74
16 April

Bryan & Petersen Build in Regional Victoria

Bryan & Petersen Build in Regional Victoria
VIC
1, 2, 3

I’ve had a couple of conversations last few days with our builder’s insulation contractor. We’ve been discussing the pros & cons of ‘blow-in’ vs ceiling batts. …

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darb74
Apr 16, 2019 8:45 pm
darb74
Kumarone
Kumarone
16 April

Colorbond roof

Colorbond roof

Guys, I am new here, need help. Building double storey house with Blackheath bricks and considering monument roof. Need external color combinations of the windows facade…

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Kumarone
Apr 16, 2019 8:06 pm

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Ron 321
Apr 16, 2019 5:47 pm
kks
kks
16 April

Hot water system below brick level.

Hot water system below brick level.

Or we can always just take a chance and shove the garden and mulch and paving up against the slab. No worries.. What are the stats for Oz, 1 on 3 or 1 in 4 houses have the…

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kks
Apr 16, 2019 4:49 pm
SejaeD
SejaeD
16 April

Build a home with hebel and steel frame yes or now

Build a home with hebel and steel frame yes or now

In all honesty the sales people wouldnt probably know, but they can easily phone one of their production estimators or construction manager and he would know

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SejaeD
Apr 16, 2019 4:13 pm
Ahsan
Ahsan
16 April

Dulger homes

Dulger homes

Don't know how to start review for Dulger homes. After going thru several developer, we realized that we must go for a builder who can offer an AFFORDABLE customised…

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Ahsan
Apr 16, 2019 3:43 pm

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