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JenBarber
JenBarber
29 May

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
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Love the cladding and grey tones are gorgeous.

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JenBarber
May 29, 2019 9:19 am
JenBarber

How often do you visit your site?

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

We live 5 mins away and I drive past each day as school drop off is 400m down the road. It has been handy to keep an eye on progress - especially when I got an email from…

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shokel1975
May 02, 2019 11:42 am
shokel1975
Stewie D
Stewie D
17 June

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
1 ... 54, 55, 56

We have one of the older V8 Dysons and while it's a great little machine for a quick vac, I don't think if you're looking at doing a comprehensive vacuum of the floor the…

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Stewie D
Jun 17, 2019 2:46 pm

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45
VIC
1 ... 27, 28, 29

How much is it for this 1st lot of 15 tonne?

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MyFirst
Jun 27, 2019 8:04 pm
sais
sais
19 m

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
NSW
1 ... 13, 14, 15

Bao, I'm building within Cumberland council and it's required. But it depends on land slope. If slope is to front hydraulics means that a flood or heavy rain natural slope…

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sais
Jun 27, 2019 7:49 pm

Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Metricon Franklin 53 modified
SA
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Hi Stoff17 what is the name and dimensions of your outdoor alfresco tile....we are just looking for something like that....is it smooth or rough? Would you be able to post…

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excited_builders
Jun 27, 2019 6:33 pm

Mystery pipes after build

Mystery pipes after build

Not sure about your second one but the first one is a sewer rodding point ( basically an access point if the sewer is blocked sometime in the future) You can cut this off…

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SejaeD
Jun 27, 2019 5:31 pm

WA - Ben Trager - Hammond Park

WA - Ben Trager - Hammond Park
WA
1, 2, 3, 4

That’s a valuable lesson to learn. Wives are always right. 😜

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Bebbsy
Jun 27, 2019 4:57 pm

These are some inside pics as of 16 June 2019 Looking from the front door past the living room and theatre toward the back of the house Family to…

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KingTaco
Jun 27, 2019 4:36 pm
KingTaco

Pre-cast/tilt up Concrete House Build Perth

Pre-cast/tilt up Concrete House Build Perth
WA

HI guys just had a google of this topic and happy to see that we some people are interested in concrete houses in Perth. I'm currently building a insulated precast home.…

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Charlie2019
Jun 27, 2019 3:41 pm

Custom build Sydney Hills with attached granny flat

Custom build Sydney Hills with attached granny flat
NSW
1 ... 5, 6, 7

ahhh, that makes sense. I wondered why you had so many vents in very specific spots. Raked ceilings would work very well for this as you say. Would you think this…

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darb74
Jun 27, 2019 3:35 pm
darb74

Return air filter. Do u have one in your new house?

Return air filter. Do u have one in your new house?

If you look on the inside of the duct cover frame....you should see a channel running around the edge that should allow a thin foam filter to be attached by one of those…

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darb74
Jun 27, 2019 2:41 pm
darb74

Liquidated Damages to client

Liquidated Damages to client
VIC

Hi My builder has gone over their completion date and has paid me some liquidated damages. Which is fine. They have calculated the damages they paid me from the proposed…

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Patrick
Jun 27, 2019 1:18 pm
Patrick
Zen
Zen
8 h

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
1 ... 32, 33, 34

Thanks for the update, kjane - I can sit tight for another 2 weeks - hopefully the CC and estimating will be complete by then. I asked what estimating needs to be done but…

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Zen
Jun 27, 2019 12:14 pm

SS been changed again. Raised all the pending issues with the build to the EBH management. Management promised that the new SS is well experienced and he will take care of…

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InvincibleInDN
Jun 27, 2019 9:46 am
InvincibleInDN

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW

Hi becks81 we ended up dropping the two living room windows to the floor which brought them in line with the the stacker doors as well. The fixed window in the master…

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Mish018
Jun 27, 2019 8:27 am

Cornices look to be all done.. Theatre recessed ceiling: Kitchen area:

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alt
Jun 27, 2019 8:20 am
alt

Building Univ student accommodation

Building Univ student accommodation

Thanks much. Few more points on the same. Please clarify as it is in the qld . 1) real estate agent are asking 10% + gst fee to maintain such accomodation . Is it a…

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kumar2015
Jun 27, 2019 8:00 am

Who is building with Beechwood

Who is building with Beechwood
NSW
1 ... 785, 786, 787

Hi Bubs, They are the same with all the invoices, super quick. We were watching them finish ours & it arrived while we were at the site.

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jonesyGT
Jun 27, 2019 7:33 am
amf139
amf139
22 h

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 739, 740, 741

Mark is still the GM of Wisdom. Call or email him at Wisdom.

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amf139
Jun 26, 2019 10:10 pm
amf139

Getting close to completion. Little bit of ceilings to be touched up and wet area cornices to be painted, couple of tiles in the laundry linen cupboard to be installed,…

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thme
Jun 26, 2019 8:00 pm

#day73 Tiles have been laid and grouted in the wet areas. Kitchen splashback has been glued and are awaiting grout. #happy #tiles #reginagrey @beaumont.tiles #grout…

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NathanRetreat298
Jun 26, 2019 6:50 pm
NathanRetreat298
Rhetti
Rhetti
Yesterday

Fairmont 35 adapted Hamptons facade - CLARENDON homes

Fairmont 35 adapted Hamptons facade - CLARENDON homes
QLD
1, 2

We are building with Clarendon Homes if that's what you mean?

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Rhetti
Jun 26, 2019 6:21 pm
Rhetti
Renman
Renman
Yesterday

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
1 ... 101, 102, 103

You still waiting on them for the carpet? viewtopic.php?t=86597Yes and for the joist company to arrange to come out to the house to inspect.

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Renman
Jun 26, 2019 6:04 pm
Renman
Renman
Renman
Yesterday

Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone

Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone
SA
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Mine was just left tied up into a bundle.

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Renman
Jun 26, 2019 6:03 pm
Renman
Iguanatan
Iguanatan
Yesterday

Anyone built with format or dechellis in sa?

Anyone built with format or dechellis in sa?
SA

Like Monkey55 we are at lock up with Format and have been very pleased with the build so far. There have been a couple of issues, but genuinely no huge deal. Look, I…

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Iguanatan
Jun 26, 2019 5:16 pm
tea82au
tea82au
Yesterday

BL- Coral - Grange 26 - Week 21 - its like a lottery

BL- Coral - Grange 26 - Week 21 - its like a lottery
NSW
1 ... 24, 25, 26

Hi i have picked similar tiles any chance you dont mind posting your room completed? Thank you Room with spatial triangle please

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tea82au
Jun 26, 2019 4:38 pm
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strongarm
Jun 26, 2019 4:06 pm
Forg
Forg
Yesterday

Double Garage in North Kellyville, NSW

Double Garage in North Kellyville, NSW
NSW

Council regulations are guidelines, and open to interpretation by council members themselves … when you ask for approval via the standard council Development Application…

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Forg
Jun 26, 2019 1:48 pm
catchganu
catchganu
26 June

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 574, 575, 576

Thanks, looking at it in detail. Will do the detailed comparison as well. Only thing extra seems to be the request for retaining wall due to cut and fill. Also some…

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catchganu
Jun 26, 2019 7:13 am
Kery_deep
Kery_deep
25 June

McDonald Jones Homes - The new thread

McDonald Jones Homes - The new thread
NSW
1 ... 719, 720, 721

Damian from South West Property Inspections 0404 320 455 Got from plenty fb recommendations Also look fo David from Jim’s Inspections This is for Sydney NSW We did…

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Kery_deep
Jun 25, 2019 11:22 pm
adrian20
adrian20
25 June

Built in robes

Built in robes

Hi guys thanks for the replys Just an update I asked the builder about how it works with them doing the built ins This is the response I got 'We add a NIB wall at the…

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adrian20
Jun 25, 2019 4:57 pm
Xale
Xale
25 June

Building with Ausbuild at Element, Griffin

Building with Ausbuild at Element, Griffin

I've been reading through the other Ausbuild topics but haven't seen any for Element yet! We're still in the really early stages but these are the dates we have so…

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Xale
Jun 25, 2019 2:24 pm
Renman
Renman
25 June

Two Wells Dechellis Build

Two Wells Dechellis Build
SA
1 ... 7, 8, 9

Our next sink will have to be like your one.

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Renman
Jun 25, 2019 2:15 pm
Renman
KingTaco
KingTaco
24 June

Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

House is looking great! I wonder why they put my stone bench tops down before doing the painting etc, but left yours off? Though the fact you're getting Diamond kitchen…

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KingTaco
Jun 24, 2019 8:39 pm
KingTaco
Muzza353
Muzza353
24 June

Anyone building the Kimberley through Dennis Family?

Anyone building the Kimberley through Dennis Family?
VIC

Just wondering, if anyone is currently building the Kimberley 24 in Victoria. If so I'd be interested in some pics or even a walk through if possible. Cheers Murray

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Muzza353
Jun 24, 2019 6:40 pm
betterman
betterman
24 June

Open Plan Family/Kitchen/Dining/Alfresco-TV & couch position

Open Plan Family/Kitchen/Dining/Alfresco-TV & couch position

thanks all, looks like everyone (in here and outside) is suggesting Option 1 is a better overall, and keeps a good flow from inside to out

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betterman
Jun 24, 2019 3:30 pm

PAINTING UNDERWAY.... So in the end we slightly altered our paint selections. We were wanting a light grey on the walls and some decent contrast…

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darb74
Jun 24, 2019 2:27 pm
darb74
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Nekual
Jun 24, 2019 12:05 pm

Waffle Slab Edge Beam.

Waffle Slab Edge Beam.

OT, That's how they teach 1st year engineering student how to design, analyse and build Structures Not recommended for real projects Tho Correct, Load bearing walls…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 24, 2019 10:37 am
StructuralBIMGuy
blackcat20
blackcat20
24 June

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
VIC
1 ... 67, 68, 69

Couldn't tell you unfortunately, we have the heater set to turn on before we get up.

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blackcat20
Jun 24, 2019 9:01 am
blackcat20
Renman
Renman
23 June

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
VIC
1, 2, 3

That was a big step down from the house to the slab but this removed by the landscaping paver. As we had to build a slope from the sliding door running down to the center…

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Renman
Jun 23, 2019 10:27 pm
Renman

New furniture 😍 bought this dining, coffee and lamp set today fingers crossed it all suits 🤞🏻

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Tysonandkaylie
Jun 23, 2019 7:41 pm
Doulton777
Doulton777
23 June

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Looks amazing. We weren’t allowed to have a provincial design in our estate. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Jun 23, 2019 6:21 pm
Doulton777
1800
1800
23 June

Domaine homes by clerondon

Domaine homes by clerondon
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Thanks Michelle, good to know it came below what they quoted you for site costs. Hopefully mines the same as my land is pretty flat according to the contour plans…

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1800
Jun 23, 2019 9:58 am

Engineer needed to approve retaining wall NSW North Shore

Engineer needed to approve retaining wall NSW North Shore
NSW

Hi Cookieng Check with your local Council Generally You don't require engineering drawings for low retaining walls? hth

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 23, 2019 7:28 am
StructuralBIMGuy
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Thylacene
Jun 22, 2019 7:10 pm

SELECTIONS FACE BRICK Midland Brick Menora RENDER Dune ROOF Monument MAIN TILES Belligen White WET TILES Belligen Charcoal WALL PAINT Snowy Mountain White Half

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chekii
Jun 22, 2019 6:26 pm
PBN84
PBN84
22 June

Fairmont Homes - Northridge Estate SA

Fairmont Homes - Northridge Estate SA
SA
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Look for wooden stakes with pink/white color around the top end of the stake. For illustration: https://www.allstakesupply.com.au/types ... rvey-pegs/

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PBN84
Jun 22, 2019 5:27 pm
PBN84

Aspire Designer Homes

Aspire Designer Homes
VIC

Hey nattyaddy Are you in yet? We are apparently "at site" now... but god what a trip it has been... and even now have had them through a few last things at us that were…

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MelissaKate
Jun 22, 2019 5:05 pm

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