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Norfolk
Norfolk
18 September

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
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On my Metricon build, After the NSW Fair Trading Rectification order I visited my site roughly every week with the building manager He assisted me to check things like the…

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Norfolk
Sep 18, 2019 5:14 pm
Saika
Saika
16 September

Handover 17th October, woot! Fairmont 35, hamptons facade -

Handover 17th October, woot! Fairmont 35, hamptons facade -
QLD
1, 2, 3

Righto!! Good luck for the inspection. Let me know what to watch out for, lol. Wow, and don't forget to put up the completed pics 😊

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Saika
Sep 16, 2019 10:13 pm
GCGirl
GCGirl
15 September

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
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We have built the Daydream 32 and are looking at putting in ducted air conditioning. What brands and types of systems have people gone with? Thanks 😊

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GCGirl
Sep 15, 2019 3:45 pm
GCGirl
MrsAJ
MrsAJ
14 September

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes
QLD
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Any suggestions for plants for front of the house. Thinking of Cordylene at right corner , what goes well next to Cordylene? Not anything bushy. Less than Cordylene…

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MrsAJ
Sep 14, 2019 8:17 pm
ACJ4224
ACJ4224
13 September

BOLD LIVING CALYPSO 189 - FIRST HOME - BRISBANE

BOLD LIVING CALYPSO 189 - FIRST HOME - BRISBANE
QLD
1, 2

Thank you so much!! Very helpful. Appreciate it. x.

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ACJ4224
Sep 13, 2019 8:23 pm
KingTaco
KingTaco
11 September

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Handover!!

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Handover!!
QLD
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Hey! It's been a little while, but we've moved in. Concreting is done, our additional cabinetry in the laundry has been finished, lights upgraded to downlights and…

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KingTaco
Sep 11, 2019 7:25 pm
KingTaco
IsabellaBoots
IsabellaBoots
29 August

90 days maintainence issues listing

90 days maintainence issues listing
QLD

what do you mean by small openings? can you take some photos.

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IsabellaBoots
Aug 29, 2019 10:45 am
_sallz
_sallz
27 August

Valeco Homes

Valeco Homes
QLD
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Best of luck everyone. Would highly suggest contacting qbcc straight away. Ive gone through them twice before and have had very good experience. Once when a builder went…

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_sallz
Aug 27, 2019 8:01 am
_sallz
effie
effie
23 August

Modified Bahama 50

Modified Bahama 50
QLD
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Thank you for sharing. We are looking at this home too!

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effie
Aug 23, 2019 10:15 am
brokenstick
brokenstick
21 August

KDR + Building Urban Edge Andu 43

KDR + Building Urban Edge Andu 43
QLD
1, 2

Darbecca were pretty good. We did all inspections and they found quite a few things, many of which were minor. UE responded to each item on each report and fixed most of…

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brokenstick
Aug 21, 2019 7:58 am
brokenstick
darb74
darb74
19 August

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD
QLD
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Yes it looks like a great house with a great outlook, and a relatively painless building experience by the sound of it.

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darb74
Aug 19, 2019 5:36 pm
darb74
Clean
Clean
19 August

What is this motor on my home

What is this motor on my home
QLD

Thanks mate it should be spa pump.

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Clean
Aug 19, 2019 6:12 am

Wednesday and Thursday our WIR/Robes were installed. They'll be coming back next week to finish off a few small things. We also had some of our new furniture…

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TiredHalo
Aug 16, 2019 6:10 am
TiredHalo
andycoles2019
andycoles2019
13 August

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
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Just thinking that its better to share this home design in a video type. The design is called, Eclipse with Liner…

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andycoles2019
Aug 13, 2019 7:34 pm
andycoles2019
CarnTheHawks
CarnTheHawks
13 August

Crack in slab

Crack in slab
QLD

Agreed. "Hairline cracks" are in everything concrete. Feel free to take detailed photos (close up & zoomed out), if you're concerned. But I don't expect anything will come…

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CarnTheHawks
Aug 13, 2019 6:05 pm
alymei
alymei
10 August

Stellabella's second build - work stopped...again - 1 month+

Stellabella's second build - work stopped...again - 1 month+
QLD
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Aww Bless, she is doing so well! Pleased to hear you have progress, once plastering is done it should start coming together quickly

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alymei
Aug 10, 2019 7:40 am
pdadzio
pdadzio
9 August

Boston 38 | Coral Homes

Boston 38 | Coral Homes
QLD

Hello, we are thinking about building a Boston 38 at the Sunshine Coast. Are your houses finished yet? How was your experience and are you happy with the result? Cheers, Patrick.

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pdadzio
Aug 09, 2019 5:09 pm

Monday kitchen,vanitys,landry Tuesday tiling!

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RKDALD
Aug 06, 2019 3:59 pm
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NathanRetreat298
Aug 01, 2019 5:53 pm
NathanRetreat298
ellier
ellier
27 July

Spectrum Homes. Acreage, Gold Coast

Spectrum Homes. Acreage, Gold Coast
QLD

Hi, How did your build go and how did you find spectrum homes if you don't mind sharing? Thank you.

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ellier
Jul 27, 2019 11:34 am

Hey structuralBIMGuy Soil type is S/P not sure what's the slap type though. Ground movements in order of 10mm to 20mm.

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mvlouman
Jul 22, 2019 11:58 am

Gj gardener Brisbane north

Gj gardener Brisbane north
QLD

If you take any ideas of designs you like to a custom builder they should be able to price it up for you. My friend works here and I have heard great things about them:

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LikeMyStyle
Jul 16, 2019 10:38 am
l_vanslyke
l_vanslyke
15 July

Soil testing

Soil testing
QLD

Hi Hira94, A Level 1 Compaction Report generally summarises the results of the supervision and testing provided by the engineer for the bulk earthworks activities…

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l_vanslyke
Jul 15, 2019 9:06 am
Dan brissy
Dan brissy
15 July

Coral Boston38 - SEQ

Coral Boston38 - SEQ
QLD
1, 2

Site cut was 1/8 and we have final inspection week before Xmas. Moved quick to make sure we were in before Xmas other wise it’s an extra few weeks to the build when…

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Dan brissy
Jul 15, 2019 6:11 am
Neatep
Neatep
14 July

Anyone used Hotondo Homes Rochedale (Mt Gravatt) before?

Anyone used Hotondo Homes Rochedale (Mt Gravatt) before?
QLD

Late thread. But thought i'd post. Haven't built with them. However, they are building next door to us. (new land, that was subdivided - so we are both looking to build…

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Neatep
Jul 14, 2019 11:15 pm
hira94
hira94
14 July

Building in Brentwood Forest

Building in Brentwood Forest
QLD

Hi guys New to the building process! Just wondering if anyone’s built in Brentwood Forest. We just bought land in the Outlook Release and was wondering what soil…

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hira94
Jul 14, 2019 3:30 pm
SNJMonash
SNJMonash
10 July

Coral Homes - Marcoola 30 Mod

Coral Homes - Marcoola 30 Mod
QLD
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Do you have any other pictures of these main tiles in different lighting? :)

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SNJMonash
Jul 10, 2019 11:36 am
RKDALD
RKDALD
10 July

Need some advice

Need some advice
QLD

That I couldn't tell you Bebbsy,we went to one of the builders display homes and told the flooring place we'll have the same! Better still it came in under allowance.

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RKDALD
Jul 10, 2019 6:41 am
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TiredHalo
Jul 07, 2019 7:52 pm
TiredHalo
catchganu
catchganu
6 July

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hi Amy, Have send you a PM. Went to Coral my choice and got overwhelmed. Sent you a message for some clarifications. Hope u don't mind

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catchganu
Jul 06, 2019 6:49 pm
Steve4216
Steve4216
3 July

Land / Building Contract - Things to look out for

Land / Building Contract - Things to look out for
QLD

Welcome! On the first part, you'll never get a break down on the build item by item. That is for the builder to know. You'll just get a complete price unless you request…

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Steve4216
Jul 03, 2019 7:47 pm
neg
neg
2 July

Building in Brisbane with Nuvo Homes QLD Blog / Review

Building in Brisbane with Nuvo Homes QLD Blog / Review
QLD

Yeah build went well. The usual mistakes and errors but promptly fixed. Only one argument which was upsetting with manipulation of the contract. Will upload final pics…

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neg
Jul 02, 2019 6:05 pm
KingTaco
KingTaco
2 July

Building Defects - New Build

Building Defects - New Build
QLD

Great advice on the use if inspectors

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KingTaco
Jul 02, 2019 11:41 am
KingTaco
KariB
KariB
30 June

Retreat 305 - Hallmark Homes - Logan Village

Retreat 305 - Hallmark Homes - Logan Village
QLD
1, 2, 3

Thank you, not for everyone I guess, but I love it too....happy with the outcome.

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KariB
Jun 30, 2019 9:27 pm

Progress Payments

Progress Payments
QLD

Yeah I understand this. So far it has been no issue.

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NathanRetreat298
Jun 28, 2019 11:17 pm
NathanRetreat298

Building our first home with Homecorp

Building our first home with Homecorp
QLD

How did you go with the rest of your build? We have also built with Homecorp, and have had many repairs done due to there lack of care during construction. Some of the…

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sam_notspam
Jun 27, 2019 10:40 pm
Nismo
Nismo
20 June

Riverbreeze Estate, QLD

Riverbreeze Estate, QLD
QLD

I have a question about Soil test results. We received ours today & am questioning the results! The estate was previously farm land. My neighbours results came back as an…

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Nismo
Jun 20, 2019 10:59 pm
Doozer1905
Doozer1905
17 June

custom Build ownit home ownithomes.com.au quote, upgrades

custom Build ownit home ownithomes.com.au quote, upgrades
QLD
1, 2

As homeone has offered us a lot of information for the first builder. Thanks to these lovely people sorry I spy you guys :-D alexlai R_M surfwax samarez richie122 jlc

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Doozer1905
Jun 17, 2019 8:12 pm
SergioBris
SergioBris
17 June

Plan designs Balcony - upper floor

Plan designs Balcony - upper floor
QLD

Hi there, Would you be able to reccomend a design from builders building in QLD? We have views at the rear of our block and are looking for a home design/floor plan…

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SergioBris
Jun 17, 2019 7:31 am

14/6/2019: Fixing inspection takes place with a new inspector as well as a new supervisor. I learn that the previous supervisor has been…

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onlyann
Jun 15, 2019 1:40 pm
onlyann
onlyann
1 June

Home grant and contract price

Home grant and contract price
QLD

My understanding is that they use the contract price and you can perform upgrades later on. If I were you, I would make sure to not go beyond the 750K threshold, including…

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onlyann
Jun 01, 2019 10:26 am

Rainwater tank - is it worth in Brisbane

Rainwater tank - is it worth in Brisbane
QLD

This is an old report done for the Australian Government but it's worth reading if you have time. It turned me off having a rainwater tank: In fact I'm surprised that the…

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cornellengineers
May 31, 2019 9:13 pm
cornellengineers

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ASJ1981
May 29, 2019 10:43 pm
ASJ1981
Eden
Eden
22 May

Trinity Lux Q1 - Plantation Homes QLD

Trinity Lux Q1 - Plantation Homes QLD
QLD
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I like Majestic, could you please share your design with us. I have not seen Majestic display home.

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Eden
May 22, 2019 12:54 am
Fs22
Fs22
21 May

Anyone heard of/dealt with Transpire Constructions?

Anyone heard of/dealt with Transpire Constructions?
QLD

They are building my house on the Gold Coast.

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Fs22
May 21, 2019 3:58 pm
viju_009
viju_009
21 May

Coral Homes / Milan 24 / South Brisbane - First build

Coral Homes / Milan 24 / South Brisbane - First build
QLD
1, 2

Thank you so much, that is very helpful to budget. May be I will have some more cushioning. All the best for your new home.

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viju_009
May 21, 2019 11:30 am
catchganu
catchganu
16 May

Soil test H2 type - Coralhomes

Soil test H2 type - Coralhomes
QLD

Hello, Coral costed 11000$ for soil type H1, but soil type came as H2. Will that mean huge site cost ? Any experience? Hall mark is quoting only 9000$ all together for…

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catchganu
May 16, 2019 5:34 pm

Building with Hallmark Homes

Building with Hallmark Homes
QLD

Yeah we are building the same. We used the 305 as our base and altered it slightly. go check out our build feed!

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NathanRetreat298
May 15, 2019 11:19 am
NathanRetreat298
Chase L
Chase L
14 May

Stylemaster Homes: Baybreeze 22 Primo

Stylemaster Homes: Baybreeze 22 Primo
QLD

What ended up happening with the build?

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Chase L
May 14, 2019 11:46 pm

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