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KamadoJusto
KamadoJusto
28 September

Show us your facade...

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

Just a render that I’ve put together. It’s funny.

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KamadoJusto
Sep 28, 2019 6:31 am

How often do you visit your site?

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

I go there quite often. We are at frame stage and it appears that our builder has arranged for delivery of aluminium doors and windows 4 weeks earlier than required. These…

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Alina Lim
Oct 18, 2019 9:55 pm
Alina Lim
Bespokebuilding
Bespokebuilding
14 October

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
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SaveH2O, You have nailed it! I was looking for AS/3500. Thank you Regards, Dan Www.bespokebuildingconsultants.com.au Instagram @bespokebuildingconsultants

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Bespokebuilding
Oct 14, 2019 7:05 am
Bespokebuilding

Building a new house and doing the flooring myself what's th

Building a new house and doing the flooring myself what's th
NSW

Hi, I am looking at doing the same. Did you end up doing your own flooring after handover? If so, was it a good experience? Who did you use for flooring?

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jencal
Oct 19, 2019 5:52 am

Thomas Archer, GJ Gardner (Inner East)

Thomas Archer, GJ Gardner (Inner East)

We have spoken to them as well. The work seems nice however there are different starting price points if you want one of their designs (with mods) or want true custom.…

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storewallAU
Oct 19, 2019 5:02 am
storewallAU

McDonald Jones Saxonvale 40

McDonald Jones Saxonvale 40
NSW

Hi, Did you go ahead with the Saxonvale? I am planning to build the saxonvale as well and any help would be highly appriciated

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saminamin
Oct 18, 2019 10:12 pm
saminamin

finally got the keys !!! .

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ligongl
Oct 18, 2019 9:34 pm
ligongl

New home build - Custom Design WA

New home build - Custom Design WA
WA
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That's a shame about the plumbing! We chose a truss and concrete flooring system so the plumbing and electrical work would fit in the gaps. But even then, one of our…

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amilelka
Oct 18, 2019 9:05 pm
Chompy
Chompy
10 h

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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Dude, you got some deep Insights there...

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Chompy
Oct 18, 2019 9:04 pm

They might mean adding a termite barrier on the join between the driveway and garage, like below

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KingTaco
Oct 18, 2019 8:16 pm
KingTaco

Clarendon Fairmont 35, hamptons facade

Clarendon Fairmont 35, hamptons facade
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Looks amazing! You should be chuffed with the result - i would say end result, but the journey is far from over :D

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KingTaco
Oct 18, 2019 8:14 pm
KingTaco

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
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Yep, exposed aggregate. I guess they will be back next week to clean off the top and get to the finished product.

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shokel1975
Oct 18, 2019 7:30 pm
shokel1975

Time to completion - townhouse (Monash)

Time to completion - townhouse (Monash)

Hey guys, an update. Since my last post beginning of this month, the following has been done: - first coat of paint - driveway - kitchen and laundry benchtop - decking…

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Tiggerboy
Oct 18, 2019 7:29 pm

Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat

Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat
NSW
1 ... 6, 7, 8

I love the way the pelmets were incorporated! It's a great idea and looks seamless.

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amilelka
Oct 18, 2019 4:42 pm
AKbee
AKbee
15 h

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
NSW
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Hey guys, I am still at early stage, arranging for demolition. I was told at AC Colour Appointment that AC tiles are with Beaumont Tiles....but it seems like a lot of…

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AKbee
Oct 18, 2019 4:21 pm

Roof ventilation products

Roof ventilation products

I'm planning to install active ventilation for my roof to reduce heat build up and to meet the new construction code moisture venting standards. My house is a Metricon…

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Norfolk
Oct 18, 2019 2:12 pm
bhupi
bhupi
19 h

Floorplan dilemma on corner square block

Floorplan dilemma on corner square block

And which direction TV should be in the living area? Builder is suggesting to put a TV unit/bulkhead on the laundry wall.

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bhupi
Oct 18, 2019 11:45 am

Hallbury Home RIP OFF!!!

Hallbury Home RIP OFF!!!

The level of data/information to provide is always a contentious issue.. how much is enough... and what is too much Needless to say 1. The first stage is an…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 18, 2019 9:53 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Hallbury Homes

Hallbury Homes

I would recommend Gregory Builders Stay clear of Hallbury....

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chrispowell
Oct 18, 2019 9:39 am

Scaff up and heavy hebal sitting on the Scaff. Hebal should be complete in two days for upstairs. Most of the plaster is complete.

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Macher
Oct 18, 2019 7:05 am
Macher
Melbournevic
Melbournevic
Yesterday

Distance between House and Pool

Distance between House and Pool

If the pool is 2 metres away from the house slab, does the house slab need a slab protection or not required?

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Melbournevic
Oct 17, 2019 8:54 pm
Venusmarz
Venusmarz
Yesterday

Plenty Valley Views -Doreen,Vic

Plenty Valley Views -Doreen,Vic
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi Dvii, no we are still deciding which Builder.. So many want you to pay a deposit, but not paying until sure and happy with plans

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Venusmarz
Oct 17, 2019 8:49 pm

Plastering has begun!

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chekii
Oct 17, 2019 7:37 pm

100% Pure New Zealand. A Kiwi build journey

100% Pure New Zealand. A Kiwi build journey
1, 2

Kia Ora! Plans look AH-MAZING! Following on with interest. Why do councils drag their heels? Hope the build journey is as fab as those sketches. cheers

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Blacktea2sugars
Oct 17, 2019 7:10 pm
Blacktea2sugars

Today went to meet with the site supervisor and it seems to be progressing along nicely. Supervisor is happy with the brickwork and went through the process. He assures…

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LOL2000
Oct 17, 2019 4:41 pm
ST-Hardy
ST-Hardy
17 October

Project builder Vs Independent builder

Project builder Vs Independent builder
NSW

We're building our first home, have secured our block of land and now trying to decide which builder to go with. We'd love to hear the pros and cons of project home…

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ST-Hardy
Oct 17, 2019 4:02 pm
ST-Hardy
NatNatNat
NatNatNat
17 October

Firstyle Home - Marsden Park

Firstyle Home - Marsden Park

Hi. Yes our land was already registered. We are building on Austral.

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NatNatNat
Oct 17, 2019 3:40 pm
Greenwoods2309
Greenwoods2309
17 October

Simonds Palisade in Adelaide

Simonds Palisade in Adelaide
1, 2

We just received another email from our site supervisor. Apparently our close-off fence and gate aren't included in our contract, and the council is only dealing with our…

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Greenwoods2309
Oct 17, 2019 1:32 pm
Greenwoods2309

Future proofing your home with Smart Lighting Control

Future proofing your home with Smart Lighting Control
1, 2

Thanks for your comment. You can simply ask if they are going to run neutral wires at each light switches. It pretty standard to have neutral wires in new houses these…

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CTEC Smart Homes
Oct 17, 2019 9:23 am
CTEC Smart Homes
Natsky123
Natsky123
17 October

Building in Rathdowne Wollert

Building in Rathdowne Wollert

Anyone here building in Rathdowne, Wollert? Who is your builder and how much is your site cost? And also, did you have any issue with land valuation for your loan? We…

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Natsky123
Oct 17, 2019 7:15 am

Hi There My wife are considering purchasing a block and knocking down a house and rebuilding. We have obtained a copy of the section32 but there is a bit in there that…

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biuldthedream
Oct 17, 2019 7:01 am
Kayal
Kayal
17 October

Clarendon Homes Tender Process

Clarendon Homes Tender Process

Hi everyone, I've been reading through a few posts on this site and other sites but can't seem to find the information I'm looking for - what exactly do I need to prepare…

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Kayal
Oct 16, 2019 11:27 pm
Josh22
Josh22
16 October

Custom KDR Canberra

Custom KDR Canberra
ACT

Hey mate, which builder do you go with in Canberra? Did you end up changing the plans from last year?

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Josh22
Oct 16, 2019 8:38 pm
My_Dream_House
My_Dream_House
16 October

Building with MOMU @ Duncraig

Building with MOMU @ Duncraig

Thanks LOL2000, it's my custom made plan, but I had some great advice from this forum. The 3D drawings I did in Sweethome3d, a free app, that's easy to use.

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My_Dream_House
Oct 16, 2019 7:10 pm
My_Dream_House
Homedai
Homedai
16 October

Boston 42 with Clarendon

Boston 42 with Clarendon

hi guys , Your discussions very helps to the other that in the same situation. Can I please ask if Clarendon charge you anything to tack on the skirting board? Or they…

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Homedai
Oct 16, 2019 4:27 pm
Teezed
Teezed
16 October

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes

We were in admin for 3 years...... but since site work has started it has been flying along.... maybe even too fast for my liking

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Teezed
Oct 16, 2019 4:06 pm
Bespokebuilding
Bespokebuilding
16 October

Wardrobes.....

Wardrobes.....

Hi, Haha, yes we understand Ikea isn't for everyone, Any kitchen cabinet business can do wardrobe fit-outs custom made to what you need and can be cheaper than a…

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Bespokebuilding
Oct 16, 2019 3:49 pm
Bespokebuilding
reenakv
reenakv
16 October

Building in Lalor - @ lockup fixing

Building in Lalor - @ lockup fixing
VIC
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Hi, Anyone bought land in the latest releases ( Newport, Donovan, Maguire and Potoon) of Carlingford estate. Thought this will be a good forum to connect and share the progress.

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reenakv
Oct 16, 2019 12:07 pm
Norfolk
Norfolk
16 October

Clarendon Boston 35

Clarendon Boston 35
NSW
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Norfolk
Oct 16, 2019 8:05 am
wentworth33
wentworth33
15 October

Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Building at Bardia - New Breeze
NSW
1 ... 57, 58, 59

No issue with Belong. :)

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wentworth33
Oct 15, 2019 10:29 pm
indo26slate
indo26slate
15 October

Living in a steel frame house

Living in a steel frame house
VIC
1, 2

To everyone who has provided an opinion about their steel framed homes, can you qualify if your home is a single story or 2-story home?

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indo26slate
Oct 15, 2019 9:49 pm
indo26slate
indo26slate
15 October

Timber or Steel Frame?

Timber or Steel Frame?

Did you end up following through with the steel frame? Was this a single story or 2-story house?

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indo26slate
Oct 15, 2019 9:43 pm
rakuju87
rakuju87
15 October

Electrical Plan - New House - Need Suggestion

Electrical Plan - New House - Need Suggestion

Thanks I will check with the builder electrical team

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rakuju87
Oct 15, 2019 9:28 pm
indo26slate
indo26slate
15 October

Steel frames - Coral homes

Steel frames - Coral homes
QLD

Thattime, thanks for sharing your findings and experience about building with a steel framed home. Can you clarify, was this a single story or 2-story home?

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indo26slate
Oct 15, 2019 9:25 pm
Dui2705
Dui2705
15 October

Simonds - Mebbin 25 - Melbourne North build log

Simonds - Mebbin 25 - Melbourne North build log

Hi all! Just a quick update, Slab was poured on 14/10/2019. .

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Dui2705
Oct 15, 2019 9:06 pm
Dui2705
indo26slate
indo26slate
15 October

Are these gaps- between the frame & slab) reasonable?

Are these gaps- between the frame & slab) reasonable?
NSW

Blackbeauty, what happened in the end here? Which builder was this?

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indo26slate
Oct 15, 2019 8:48 pm
Doozer1905
Doozer1905
15 October

Building a new home

Building a new home

In WA we have Keystart which is a government agency that offers home loans and would suggest you have something similar, Keystart basically dont allow variations at all…

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Doozer1905
Oct 15, 2019 8:41 pm

Had to run some errands, decided to stop by again. Not much progress, just some more bricks and they sealing up the walls. They messed up on the pipe location of my…

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Freak_Zombie
Oct 15, 2019 5:40 pm
ST-Hardy
ST-Hardy
15 October

Sovereign Hills - Port Macquarie

Sovereign Hills - Port Macquarie
NSW

Is anyone building in Sovereign Hills in Port Mac? We are about to start our first build :)

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ST-Hardy
Oct 15, 2019 3:26 pm
ST-Hardy

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