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jamestan
jamestan
8 October

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
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Hi, love the colour choices! May I please know what colour is your garage door?

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jamestan
Oct 08, 2020 11:27 am

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
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Hi Elizabeth we are not allow to visit site for next 6 weeks which is ending on 13 Sep, we are hoping to get the house finish by that time if everything goes ok.

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Hussain sahara
Aug 12, 2020 4:33 pm
Hussain sahara
Jambo
Jambo
17 August

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
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provision for ceiling fan?

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Jambo
Aug 17, 2020 3:40 pm

modified Westwood 28 by King Homes NSW

modified Westwood 28 by King Homes NSW

Thanks Danny for sharing. Very smart use of space throughout. I really like how you managed to make good use of the downstairs to include a media room and an extra…

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artiscape
Oct 27, 2020 9:51 am

Need a house demolished? Super Demolition is what you’ve been in search for!! For a free quotation, call 1300 433 655 Providing more than you expect. Guaranteed NO…

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Super Demolition
Oct 27, 2020 8:19 am
Super Demolition

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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Same place as tiles - Delorenzo

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Stukip
Oct 27, 2020 8:09 am

HGWA - Madora Bay

HGWA - Madora Bay
1, 2

Around 5k from memory 👍

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KodaCujo
Oct 27, 2020 7:18 am
Fslewa
Fslewa
11 h

First time build - thinking Ansa Homes

First time build - thinking Ansa Homes

Our second build was with ANSA - we were excited too in the early stages and all went well until after our colour selections - when build started that’s when all our…

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Fslewa
Oct 27, 2020 1:00 am

NEW HOME BUILDING

NEW HOME BUILDING

I am building a home in Cockburn,I have completed my prestart on 8th october.waiting for final plan signed.May I know,how long it will take prstart to slab done time.Which…

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jjchack
Oct 27, 2020 12:29 am

Thomas Archer Bayside Build

Thomas Archer Bayside Build
VIC
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Woweeeeee!! I've missed a lot of progress. You're in!!! Congratulations, looks great and so happy that you're happy with it too. Good luck with the move and settling in. x

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sminters
Oct 26, 2020 10:40 pm
BecW
BecW
14 h

Tricky block- Adelaide- need reassurance please!

Tricky block- Adelaide- need reassurance please!

We're currently building near Brighton beach with Oakford homes and have found them pretty good. They can do split level too (they had a split level display home in…

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BecW
Oct 26, 2020 9:40 pm

Surfmist vs other whites for external colours

Surfmist vs other whites for external colours
NSW

Thanks for the reply and thanks for posting the image! Yeah I've heard a few people say the same thing regarding the surfmist. Managed to find a few example images…

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Monty85
Oct 26, 2020 9:10 pm
gogo65
gogo65
15 h

Double Storey, Double Garage on Narrow block

Double Storey, Double Garage on Narrow block

I think in Sydney you wouldn’t be able to do it. You have to consider what you are sacrificing to get a 25k bonus. Yes it would be nice to get but do you want to…

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gogo65
Oct 26, 2020 8:39 pm
gogo65

Colour questions?

Colour questions?
NSW
1 ... 13, 14, 15

I'm sorry everyone, I've been doing my own home reno. Check out the flooring forum to see what I've been up to. My business is really busy at the moment, I'm really…

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Michelle
Oct 26, 2020 7:22 pm
Michelle

Charleston Homes - anyone worked with them?

Charleston Homes - anyone worked with them?
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi all, We've been looking at builders for the past 3 months, mostly project builders like Metricon due to their larger sized houses (we're looking for anything between 40…

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The_Acquirer
Oct 26, 2020 3:59 pm

Hi all!, Just wanted your thoughts/feedback/suggestions on my electrical and climate plan. Note: My ducted cooling system is a 14kw Daikin. 32amp circuitry…

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monstro
Oct 26, 2020 12:25 pm
monstro

Building w/ Ausbuild @ Thrive (~550k; during COVID)

Building w/ Ausbuild @ Thrive (~550k; during COVID)
1, 2, 3, 4

I am waiting for everything to be finalised before I finish the online grant application. I believe it makes it easier and less hassle.

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monstro
Oct 26, 2020 12:11 pm
monstro

We built in Brisbane with “Omni Built Homes” and we’re delig

We built in Brisbane with “Omni Built Homes” and we’re delig

Hi Steve, Thanks for the reply. I am also not sure why council send us Final certificate while online it still showing as "Application Status Decision Notice Issued". It…

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chetansoni_3141
Oct 26, 2020 12:00 pm
sara_87
sara_87
Yesterday

Trend Connection Builder

Trend Connection Builder
NSW

Hi Ramsy, Trend Connection were wonderful, really helpful and informative the whole way. I have built three investments with them now and have had a different supervisor…

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sara_87
Oct 26, 2020 10:02 am

Allcastle

Allcastle

Has anyone built the Admiral facade with Allcastle. Interested in seeing what colours were used.

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First Time Build
Oct 26, 2020 9:28 am
Buddhi
Buddhi
Yesterday

Minta Farm Berwick

Minta Farm Berwick
VIC
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Hi all, can any one please confirm me the developers guidelines for fence in this old section of minta farm? Do they allow us to have steel Squash top “ fence…

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Buddhi
Oct 26, 2020 12:18 am
BigDaddy
BigDaddy
25 October

Thomas Archer Hive 46 (customised) Build 2020-21

Thomas Archer Hive 46 (customised) Build 2020-21
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

We are doing the mirror after handover the same for powder room and that room will be tiled for mirror to be hung post handover. It’s the other 2 bathrooms that…

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BigDaddy
Oct 25, 2020 10:23 pm
BigDaddy
harrydesai
harrydesai
25 October

West facing corner block . Please advise

West facing corner block . Please advise
QLD

That was good review of coral from you. I’m building Milan 27. I understand alfresco is covered but being a corner block light should still be okay. I’ll get it…

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harrydesai
Oct 25, 2020 8:20 pm
Abie03
Abie03
25 October

Building a new home

Building a new home

We had a looked at Hamilton Property Groups 16x16 house plan and it ticked off everything except that they don’t communicate well with their customers and reviews are…

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Abie03
Oct 25, 2020 7:39 pm
DanielAndEden
DanielAndEden
25 October

Simonds Moroak 24 Sloping Block Build

Simonds Moroak 24 Sloping Block Build

Current status of the build is that the land settled on 6/10/2020. To save cost on the build we have decided to do the site cut ourselves. In order to apply for…

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DanielAndEden
Oct 25, 2020 5:51 pm

Hi, Looking for colour recommendations for this facade. Don’t like the timber look. Prefer charcoal and white tones. Thanks…

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First Time Build
Oct 25, 2020 3:36 pm
3anne
3anne
25 October

Bright Homes Constructions

Bright Homes Constructions
1, 2

Hi Ash, I hope you will read this message how did you go with local builders direct? As we are on the same boat I’m looking for more information but couldn’t find any online

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3anne
Oct 25, 2020 2:47 pm
3anne
3anne
25 October

Has anyone built with local builders direct - formerly brigh

Has anyone built with local builders direct - formerly brigh
VIC

Hi I’m looking for some reviews about local builders direct, hope you go ok with them any thing that you can share about your experience with them? Thank you in advance

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3anne
Oct 25, 2020 1:24 pm
Drew01
Drew01
24 October

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45
VIC
1 ... 29, 30, 31

I have plenty of those braces in white!! Ours is all 16mm Laminex chip, nothing's ever going to sag now! To fix yours, take everything off, and put a 20mm thick bracing…

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Drew01
Oct 24, 2020 11:49 pm
Drew01
Mehak
Mehak
24 October

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney
NSW

Hi, I wanted to understand how did the Kingston home come out? I am looking at building the same in Sydney.. Also I checked your blog but it’s not accessible

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Mehak
Oct 24, 2020 9:31 pm
shibaboy
shibaboy
24 October

Cost of raising first floor level elevation

Cost of raising first floor level elevation

Hi all, would there be any cost saving to raise the elevation of my first floor level by just increase the thickness between ground floor ceiling and first floor level,…

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shibaboy
Oct 24, 2020 5:46 pm
Mehak
Mehak
24 October

Kaplan homes

Kaplan homes
NSW

Hello kumarshan have your issues resolved? Curious to know what you faced?

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Mehak
Oct 24, 2020 2:38 pm

Sorry for the delayed response...I hadn't logged into this forum for a while. See below our 'pretty close to final' plan. While we started with Greenbay 273 ...its heavily…

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adi1506
Oct 24, 2020 2:34 pm
jm_928
jm_928
24 October

NBN Connection Process

NBN Connection Process

To close this off for anyone interested, in the end I submitted an application to the NBN as the developer. They asked for the plans for the leadin which ai had to obtain…

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jm_928
Oct 24, 2020 12:46 pm
jm_928
jm_928
24 October

Pole frame homes builders in Adelaide

Pole frame homes builders in Adelaide

I have a sloping site so am interested in a pole frame build but haven’t been able to find many builders in Adelaide that build this way. From searching online it looks…

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jm_928
Oct 24, 2020 12:43 pm
BuilderVL
BuilderVL
24 October

Building new home

Building new home

You still haven't provided me your site address or name. Untill then this is just another fake review. If you do not stop here or provide us opportunity to rectify our…

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BuilderVL
Oct 24, 2020 10:40 am
andyscl
andyscl
24 October

Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Who else is building with Eden Brae?
NSW
1 ... 775, 776, 777

Hi Snowmad, PCA does not require the WAE survey. It is required by the storm water engineer to see if your land required level is met and also if the storm water system…

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andyscl
Oct 24, 2020 8:51 am
GVCCS
GVCCS
24 October

Building a Doulton in Geelong

Building a Doulton in Geelong
VIC
1, 2, 3

Congratulations mate. Hope everything go well from here. I have just signed my contract as well. Hopefully will start construction new year time.

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GVCCS
Oct 24, 2020 8:26 am
stonesthrow
stonesthrow
24 October

Has anyone here built with King Homes NSW?

Has anyone here built with King Homes NSW?
NSW

Can you post a floor plan and what is included in that price please?

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stonesthrow
Oct 24, 2020 8:22 am

Room size

Room size

https://onetoonedisplays.com.au/offer Walk through your home in real life scale before you build.

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anthonysmythe100
Oct 24, 2020 8:13 am
enz32
enz32
24 October

Has anyone built with Ausbuild in QLD?

Has anyone built with Ausbuild in QLD?
QLD

Hello just i know this is a 8 years ago post. But ill try. How was your home now? Thanks a lot

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enz32
Oct 24, 2020 1:08 am
enz32
enz32
24 October

AUSBUILD Prominence Pallara

AUSBUILD Prominence Pallara

Yeah it was like smaller version of Tait. Actually this was a new design but fascade choices are similar to tait as well. I prefer the side door to have a bit of privacy.…

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enz32
Oct 24, 2020 1:05 am
Sal_sa_by
Sal_sa_by
23 October

Ideal Homes WA - Hammond Park

Ideal Homes WA - Hammond Park
WA

Confirmation from the builder that the application is now in their scheduling department and building application has been submitted, appeared this afternoon in the…

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Sal_sa_by
Oct 23, 2020 11:02 pm
Sal_sa_by
Trushan
Trushan
23 October

New Build in Rostrevor,SA

New Build in Rostrevor,SA

hi everyone, So we have been a silent follower for a while now and wanted to share our journey with you all. We on the final stretch, hopefully we will be official new…

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Trushan
Oct 23, 2020 10:09 pm
jamescr
jamescr
23 October

Building in Crystal Waters, North Kellyville

Building in Crystal Waters, North Kellyville
NSW
1 ... 7, 8, 9

We came back as 29 to the front, and 40 to sides and rear. Cost was about $40k

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jamescr
Oct 23, 2020 8:53 pm
Thylacene
Thylacene
23 October

Single Phase vs 3 Phase Electricity (New Build)

Single Phase vs 3 Phase Electricity (New Build)

Retrofit usually runs to 3k if it's simple, and you pay for breakers in the initial install that is money wasted. Can get very expensive if the fitted meter doesn't…

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Thylacene
Oct 23, 2020 8:46 pm
alexp79
alexp79
23 October

Floor Plan Advise / Feedback

Floor Plan Advise / Feedback

You don't put towel rail on the door, but on the panel (you are still going to have it near WC). Yes, windows height to be aligned with doors and it makes sense to have…

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alexp79
Oct 23, 2020 3:12 pm
Teetee
Teetee
23 October

Roseleigh Homes (Vic) - Recent Experiences?

Roseleigh Homes (Vic) - Recent Experiences?
VIC

Hi did you finally build with them? We are looking at them for a sloping block. Any comment will be appreciated. Thanks.

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Teetee
Oct 23, 2020 2:52 pm
Teetee
Teetee
23 October

Semore homes

Semore homes
VIC

Hi are you building on a sloping site?

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Teetee
Oct 23, 2020 2:49 pm
Doozer1905
Doozer1905
23 October

Quote for connecting our block to power

Quote for connecting our block to power
WA

Thats actually quiet cheap for Approx. 90 meters, I would suss out what size cable they are using, should probably be 35mm with a distance that long

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Doozer1905
Oct 23, 2020 9:19 am
Antiwarclan
Antiwarclan
23 October

Building with Firstyle Homes

Building with Firstyle Homes

Dear All, We going to build our first home at Oran Park NSW, and have obtained a fixed price tender from Firstyle Homes. There are some variations that got left out in…

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Antiwarclan
Oct 23, 2020 6:56 am
r_13
r_13
23 October

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne
QLD
1 ... 5, 6, 7

We're moved in... the house still looks empty!

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r_13
Oct 23, 2020 5:47 am
r_13

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