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sabrelli
sabrelli
13 September

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
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Whenever i can my land registered Nov last year and every weekend i used to drive by to check out progress on my street and to make sure noone dumps crap on my lot

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sabrelli
Sep 13, 2017 10:16 pm
kirashogun
kirashogun
8 September

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
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A useful item we have was that a drinking water tap supply from the refrigerator area, and in case u buy yourself a refrigerator using a drinking water thingy in the front…

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kirashogun
Sep 08, 2017 1:28 pm

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0
NSW
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Best place and reasonable cost for shutter? We are Newcastle based...

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Rox82--
Sep 26, 2017 5:48 am
Rox82--

Henley Reserve Ivory

Henley Reserve Ivory
VIC

Hello Sumit Any update with your build ? Where you getting your flooring done ? RU getting Tiles or Timber floor ? Hows Henley building process ? Share some pics if you…

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Dreamhme
Sep 26, 2017 3:26 am

First Build HGWA

First Build HGWA
WA
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Hi Jenza, are you in yet? I am close to being locked out. I have started getting my house ready to sell, packing, packing, packing and chucking heaps of stuff out!

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Madora Dreamer
Sep 26, 2017 2:02 am
Madora Dreamer

Henley Emperor 48 - craigieburn Mt. Aitkin

Henley Emperor 48 - craigieburn Mt. Aitkin
VIC

Is there an update. I chose the Lancaster. We have a back balcony which will hopefully have a city view. This is a great post regardless!

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LukeTaLife
Sep 26, 2017 12:29 am
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Era17
Sep 26, 2017 12:23 am
Era17

Here’s one that is nice too. My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink?share_ ... are_type=t

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Renman
Sep 25, 2017 11:46 pm
Renman

Glass pool fencing perth

Glass pool fencing perth
WA

HI mate, I'm proud to introduce Premium glass pool fencing, a new company in glass pool fencing and glass balustrade. We have more than 15 years of experience in glass…

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premiumglass
Sep 25, 2017 11:23 pm
premiumglass

Wisdom Homes - Manhattan 39

Wisdom Homes - Manhattan 39
NSW
1, 2, 3

The build is moving fast. Great to see such progress.

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Mt.view
Sep 25, 2017 11:10 pm
Mt.view
MrCJ
MrCJ
7 h

Building a Carlisle Homes Radison 35 in Boronia (KDRB)

Building a Carlisle Homes Radison 35 in Boronia (KDRB)
VIC

Hi Harpreet, My build came in to $399k in the end, additional to the base price and site costs which was about $62k I added/ did the…

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MrCJ
Sep 25, 2017 11:03 pm

D, Is your WIR for rent?

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Mt.view
Sep 25, 2017 10:57 pm
Mt.view

First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29 - Week 9 LOCK UP

First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29 - Week 9 LOCK UP
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

I'm pretty sure they aren't called Belga - but I can't remember what they are called! I really love them. They look even better in person.

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RachM
Sep 25, 2017 10:49 pm
RachM

Front is finished now, pilllars will be rendered. Turns out the side isn't complete yet! Looks like they have forgot to put a lintel (metal strip above the window)…

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Princesssarrah06
Sep 25, 2017 10:48 pm
emts
emts
8 h

JG King modified Heywood - Render

JG King modified Heywood - Render
VIC
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that they were, will measure mine when we get in. i kinda feel guilty now about how smooth ours has been compared to others. Not too guilty however as this should be…

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emts
Sep 25, 2017 10:35 pm
emts

My block of land

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Sutto79
Sep 25, 2017 10:33 pm

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
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Good on you you are way over contract and I think you've been incredibly patient. No one wants to stamp their feet to get things done but what choice do you…

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BrownDog77
Sep 25, 2017 10:28 pm

Building a Noosa 26 with Coral Homes

Building a Noosa 26 with Coral Homes
NSW
1 ... 32, 33, 34

Was just wondering what are your kitchen handle profiles called ?

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A.Allen87
Sep 25, 2017 10:26 pm

Building Urbis 1 with JG King in Kialla

Building Urbis 1 with JG King in Kialla

Following with interest, we are building with JG King and the Urbis 1

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Sutto79
Sep 25, 2017 10:20 pm

Cost issues - advice please

Cost issues - advice please
NSW

Who's project managing the build? Do you have time to do that at least in part and source materials and components? If so, perhaps consider moving to a cost plus contract,…

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arcadelt
Sep 25, 2017 10:19 pm

First Home Owner - Building in Springfield Rise

First Home Owner - Building in Springfield Rise
QLD
1, 2

I've decided colours is definitely a stressful stage haha. I don't want to get anything wrong and it's so hard to commit to something! We're struggling over going with…

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Chiara95
Sep 25, 2017 10:12 pm

We went on Saturday to see the build progress and found that bricks have been finalised and plaster has been started. We supposed to go into lockup stage this week, so…

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Kika
Sep 25, 2017 10:12 pm
Kika

Poor Quality Brickwork - Need Advice

Poor Quality Brickwork - Need Advice

Mine is similar sandy appearance and defective and shoddy workmanship, it will be re-done by builder but the only way to get it hidden is rendering the whole house…

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sajidmib
Sep 25, 2017 9:55 pm
sajidmib

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
1 ... 54, 55, 56

Thanks D778 and QMB Super happy how it turned out. My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink?share_ ... are_type=t

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Renman
Sep 25, 2017 9:54 pm
Renman
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Huhness
Sep 25, 2017 9:46 pm
Huhness

Porter Davis - Madison 40

Porter Davis - Madison 40
VIC
1 ... 7, 8, 9

Hi All Have not posted in ages as we were due for a site start in August but our land has still not titled. Hopefully we have a title in the next 6 weeks. Everything…

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Madison40builder
Sep 25, 2017 9:44 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 380, 381, 382

Thanks GFern. Yup its the Savannah with roof over balcony.

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Jordann
Sep 25, 2017 9:41 pm
Jordann

Mapleton Grove 18 Barry Road NSW

Mapleton Grove 18 Barry Road NSW
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

No firm date as yet. However.... Stage 1 is due for registration in October 2017 Stage 2 is due for registration in November 2017 Kind Regards, Bruce "Building an…

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wongbruce
Sep 25, 2017 9:33 pm

The epic home building race - FLOORS&DOORS DONE! CONCRETE GO

The epic home building race - FLOORS&DOORS DONE! CONCRETE GO
QLD
1 ... 19, 20, 21

Yeah, pretty embarrassing... must have all blended together when I was counting. And to think the solar guy was worried he was going to have to fit the panels on the…

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ruraldoc
Sep 25, 2017 9:25 pm
ruraldoc
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Mrs RS
Sep 25, 2017 9:20 pm

Loving my kitchen!!!!!!!!!!! Internal painting is almost complete, plumbing almost complete, tiling is complete, bathroom glass installed, window and door screens are…

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spiffmiff
Sep 25, 2017 9:18 pm
spiffmiff

Valeco custom build - North Brisbane

Valeco custom build - North Brisbane

We actually wanted the concrete fuze 900x450 but at an extra $80 sqm plus extra laying costs, we couldn’t stretch the budget for it. We saw it as style master in…

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bananarama
Sep 25, 2017 9:18 pm

Metricon Savannah 34 - Close to preliminary presentation...

Metricon Savannah 34 - Close to preliminary presentation...
NSW
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This looks awesome! We too are building the Savannah 34! We are hoping to be finished by end October early November. Painting starts this week! How did you go with build…

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stephaniemckay
Sep 25, 2017 9:18 pm

Brick, colorbond, window frame help

Brick, colorbond, window frame help

Have you thought of pairing Jasper roof with Dune fascias, gutters and window frames, and having the terrain as a statement on the garage? Dune would probably go better…

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JayaJaya
Sep 25, 2017 8:11 pm
JayaJaya
gr8ly
gr8ly
10 h

Valeco Homes

Valeco Homes
QLD
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sorry just saw this :) yeah definitely do it if that's what you want. I love the look of render. I would love to render down the track if i get bored of the brick look. We…

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gr8ly
Sep 25, 2017 8:10 pm
gr8ly

KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders

KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders
VIC
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Oh wow 9m. That is huge. We can’t push ours back due to an easement along the back fence.

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Bri1234
Sep 25, 2017 7:32 pm
Bri1234

Help!! What is this colour stain door? Wisdom home

Help!! What is this colour stain door? Wisdom home
NSW

Thank you that looks great!! So hard when it comes to colour selections So far iv only done the outside selections Interior selections im starting to look at now

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mel.mak
Sep 25, 2017 7:30 pm

Coral modified Stradbroke

Coral modified Stradbroke
NSW
1 ... 62, 63, 64

Love it!!! Good work and totally agree with you regarding going with your own gut feeling. It is your home after all.

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Corallake
Sep 25, 2017 7:17 pm
Corallake
lovisa
lovisa
11 h

Hickinbotham Build Northern Adelaide

Hickinbotham Build Northern Adelaide
SA
1 ... 14, 15, 16

Yep contract only orotect them Friends of ours waited 3 months before they started! Last year.

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lovisa
Sep 25, 2017 7:11 pm

Building our dream - Acreage Build

Building our dream - Acreage Build
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Congratulations!!! 30 days is great... can't wait to see pics of your acquisition!!! - B A vue of the pines on the Gold…

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Bridgetwitch
Sep 25, 2017 7:09 pm
Bridgetwitch

The plants are absolutely taking off which is fantastic. They started putting up our frame today and have smashed it out. Roof trusses start tomorrow.

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H Family
Sep 25, 2017 7:03 pm
H Family
PammyD
PammyD
11 h

McDonald Jones Homes - The new thread

McDonald Jones Homes - The new thread
NSW
1 ... 714, 715, 716

Hi All, We received an SMS today that our frames have started to go up. Woohoo! So far, we have been happy with the speed of the progress but I understand it's the…

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PammyD
Sep 25, 2017 7:02 pm

Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Frame Stage

Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Frame Stage
VIC
1 ... 22, 23, 24

Oh, that floor is sooo gorgeous! I love that the grey is almosty smudgy in it. I don't know about curtains, as I always bought them in packets on super special, or…

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JayaJaya
Sep 25, 2017 6:46 pm
JayaJaya
Alysha
Alysha
12 h

Anyone building in Plenty Gorge Views estate, South Morang

Anyone building in Plenty Gorge Views estate, South Morang
VIC
1, 2, 3

I’ve been told that will happen in the next few weeks. As it’s an active construction zone they cannot allow anyone access due to work safe issues. We’ve just got…

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Alysha
Sep 25, 2017 6:42 pm
gr8ly
gr8ly
12 h

Brisbane Build with Dixon

Brisbane Build with Dixon
QLD
1, 2

these selections are awesome! you definitely have a bit of a theme going on. so exciting you've moved closer to build...

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gr8ly
Sep 25, 2017 6:41 pm
gr8ly
gr8ly
gr8ly
12 h

Bold Living + Us + South East Queensland = Housing the Tribe

Bold Living + Us + South East Queensland = Housing the Tribe
QLD
1, 2, 3

There was a reply this morning lol.. "can you please confirm the address and number" .. umm what? anyway they ended up emailing the forms through... should have done that…

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gr8ly
Sep 25, 2017 6:39 pm
gr8ly

Hey Noni, glad to hear that your house is almost there. Yes I must say that, now that all the stress is over, Ashford going under was a blessing in disguise. Dean homes…

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PolkaDots
Sep 25, 2017 6:37 pm

So we made minor modifications to the original plans so thought that I should add what we have updated. We added slider to the theatre Closed off the study Removed the…

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Rachael13
Sep 25, 2017 6:30 pm
Rachael13

New Building Seaford Meadows SA

New Building Seaford Meadows SA
SA
1 ... 23, 24, 25

Finally teed up the stonemason to quote for our cladding, so hopefuly our bay window will have it's party dress on before long!

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JayaJaya
Sep 25, 2017 5:58 pm
JayaJaya


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