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dany
dany
15 April

Show us your facade...

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

was thinking of just doing the render on the projection . The bricks are no doubt really nice especially from the standard range. I have looked at other houses from…

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dany
Apr 15, 2019 4:40 pm
dany
dany
dany
28 March

How often do you visit your site?

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

i have made a time lapse for the pictures taken - it's not yet finished but just a snapshot . Have a look

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dany
Mar 28, 2019 1:17 pm
dany
Drew01
Drew01
6 April

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
1 ... 53, 54, 55

That's weird... Ours go all the way up and it was never a topic for discussion.... So inconsistent

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Drew01
Apr 06, 2019 9:38 pm
Drew01

Building a new home with Rammed Earth - Experiences

Building a new home with Rammed Earth - Experiences
QLD

SJCAbode we had a builder from Penney Construction come into Sydney from Mudgee to build. He was professional and thorough and his name is Justin. I didn't find it an…

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gablesrocks
Apr 20, 2019 3:11 pm

Can Pryda strap underside joists cause metal clanging sound?

Can Pryda strap underside joists cause metal clanging sound?

Yes speed bracing where it has a bolt in the middle of the X. On my engineering drawing it's says pyrda strap. Lucky is isolated to the master br. Where the small…

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MyFirst
Apr 20, 2019 2:57 pm

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
1 ... 34, 35, 36

Also have you seen there new base price it is higher then other builders.

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Patelgruachai
Apr 20, 2019 2:56 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 725, 726, 727

Would have to do with water tanks I would imagine. We wanted it on ours anyway being in the North Shore and the amount of trees it’s a necessity.

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Manhattan52
Apr 20, 2019 1:33 pm
Manhattan52

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
VIC

How exciting!! it only took a couple of weeks for our site start after we were handed to construction. It won’t be long until you see your beautiful new home…

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shokel1975
Apr 20, 2019 1:01 pm
shokel1975

Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Who else is building with Eden Brae?
NSW
1 ... 764, 765, 766

How is the construction going mate?

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R9917099
Apr 20, 2019 10:32 am
R9917099

Layout planning

Layout planning
WA
1, 2

HaminZa unbelievable you are spending this much thought on someone else's plan - very gracious of you! I think you have made brilliant changes. The laundry now can also…

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ligongl
Apr 20, 2019 10:13 am
ligongl

Easter Friday visit didn't disappoint; Doors and windows have been fitted Roofing barriers in place Brick work has started * Slight issue with a leaky fitting on…

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Jolly
Apr 20, 2019 9:11 am
Jolly

Upgrades

Upgrades

This is a great idea! Thanks for the tip. I imagine the upgrade to the underlay will be more cost effective than upgrading the carpet entirely.

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Buildingindoreen
Apr 20, 2019 8:37 am

Bryan & Petersen Build in Regional Victoria

Bryan & Petersen Build in Regional Victoria
VIC
1, 2, 3

Thanks for that idea. It reminded me when we originally designed the floor plan we had a BAL12.5 rating and the builder was planning on some sort of garage door…

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darb74
Apr 20, 2019 8:28 am
darb74
Renman
Renman
15 h

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
1 ... 97, 98, 99

Thanks QM. Hopefully it turns out as we expected.

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Renman
Apr 19, 2019 11:42 pm
Renman

KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders - Settlement! WE ARE IN!!!

KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders - Settlement! WE ARE IN!!!
VIC
1 ... 33, 34, 35

Hi Bri - good to hear that you're loving your home - can't believe that it has been a year time has flow. Have you fallen in love with the galaxy rug? Nothing like…

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Rachael13
Apr 19, 2019 10:49 pm
Rachael13

It's been an amazing journey rebuilding our home and we are still at it. Time flies when you're flat out. …

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Rachael13
Apr 19, 2019 10:45 pm
Rachael13
stanus
stanus
20 h

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
1 ... 9, 10, 11

not the same one as the display. Couple of pages back I had a pic of a chandelier I really liked. Will make up my mind after handover.

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stanus
Apr 19, 2019 7:33 pm
stanus
thme
thme
20 h

KDR - New Choice Homes Custom design - Perth, WA

KDR - New Choice Homes Custom design - Perth, WA
WA
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

I’ve been surprised that most Saturday’s they’ve been working. Most days they’re there until around 5pm. I get the feeling they give them pretty tight deadlines…

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thme
Apr 19, 2019 7:05 pm
Joker
Joker
20 h

Cost of Marble stone benches

Cost of Marble stone benches

Definitely don't put marble in kitchen as have had in bathrooms and staining is very easily done,quartz marble looks just as good and so much easier to look after,even…

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Joker
Apr 19, 2019 6:42 pm

Fairhaven Homes

Fairhaven Homes
VIC
1 ... 23, 24, 25

Sorry for late reply just returned from overseas. We honestly had a great experience with Fairhaven and would definitely build with them again. I would hire independent…

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Bronte19
Apr 19, 2019 5:49 pm
gogo65
gogo65
Yesterday

Shadowline Cornice and skirting

Shadowline Cornice and skirting
WA

We had shadow line in our last house and had half splayed, it was a nice contemporary look. Our next house will be the same. I’m not sure that shadowline cornice leans…

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gogo65
Apr 19, 2019 2:36 pm
gogo65
Herre
Herre
Yesterday

Henley Electra 35 Building Altona 2019 - Knock Down rebuild

Henley Electra 35 Building Altona 2019 - Knock Down rebuild

Thanks for sharing, totally agree with your choice on AMP, 3 phases 63 amps will give you lots of flexibility to add extra appliances

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Herre
Apr 19, 2019 2:20 pm
Herre
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Default
Apr 19, 2019 11:33 am

Thursday 18th April 2019 Laminate flooring is in. Love our selection. Will look lovely once cleaned. Not sure about the join between the floor and carpet areas.…

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Country Home
Apr 19, 2019 7:43 am
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MrsAJ
Apr 19, 2019 7:11 am

They've finished all the external work upstairs now. Our construction update from the SS is that insulation will be installed after the Easter break, with internal…

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TiredHalo
Apr 19, 2019 6:37 am
TiredHalo
Brad_2477
Brad_2477
Yesterday

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

That's awesome Rhani. Good luck with the build. I look forward to seeing your progress snaps.

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Brad_2477
Apr 19, 2019 5:03 am
MaureenDean
MaureenDean
19 April

Henley homes

Henley homes

Thank you the the great insight, we would have no idea otherwise.

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MaureenDean
Apr 19, 2019 12:06 am

Living in Brentwood forest estate vs Spring mountains

Living in Brentwood forest estate vs Spring mountains

We are making two applications, with bankwest and NAB which ever comes back at the earliest will go ahead with it. Just doing that my broker wants to do.

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brightstarshine
Apr 18, 2019 10:18 pm
brightstarshine
MrsAJ
MrsAJ
18 April

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - enclosed stage

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - enclosed stage
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Where is this display house picture? Is it available in coral website the 3d version?

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MrsAJ
Apr 18, 2019 9:17 pm

Trusses and steel for floortech flooring have been installed this week.

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amilelka
Apr 18, 2019 8:25 pm
onetonnesam
onetonnesam
18 April

Allcastle Homes

Allcastle Homes
NSW

Can’t complain! Some things took a little longer than expected as they had to line up their contractors, but none of these were urgent. Pretty good and happy with what we got!

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onetonnesam
Apr 18, 2019 7:46 pm
shokel1975
shokel1975
18 April

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 14, 15, 16

I might get Andrew (hubby) to do the same when we check if the framers have done all the ones we requested.

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shokel1975
Apr 18, 2019 7:42 pm
shokel1975

Build Day 4: Under Footings Today the under footings were laid. I was extremely disappointed with the labourers from QST Group who have been subcontracted by Hallmark to…

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NathanRetreat298
Apr 18, 2019 6:24 pm
NathanRetreat298
kks
kks
18 April

Stellabella's second build -builder liquidated, through QBCC

Stellabella's second build -builder liquidated, through QBCC
QLD
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Your timber work and your other construction has been exposed to weathering it shouldn't have experienced for, what, 12 months? Questions you must have answered: What…

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kks
Apr 18, 2019 5:04 pm

Colorbond roof

Colorbond roof
1, 2

Thanks for this! I love the look of these tiles, I haven't seen them before. I'll ask my builder what the cost would be for something like this.

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Buildingindoreen
Apr 18, 2019 4:35 pm
pandorash8
pandorash8
18 April

Austral - Daniel Robertson Stratton bricks?

Austral - Daniel Robertson Stratton bricks?

Hi JjhomeBuild, just wondering if you ended up choosing Stratton? We're considering it too. Due to go to the Austral display next Wednesday. Would appreciate any…

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pandorash8
Apr 18, 2019 3:20 pm
pandorash8
gillybean
gillybean
18 April

what things should I take care when constructing house

what things should I take care when constructing house
NSW

Thread is over 8yrs old, they made your mistake 7yrs earlier....

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gillybean
Apr 18, 2019 2:49 pm
gillybean
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
18 April

Insulation is it worth upgrading???

Insulation is it worth upgrading???
SA

I must admit to not even have thought about that at all, and you’re right, the additional cost should not be that much. I’ll def follow that up.

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Bebbsy
Apr 18, 2019 2:41 pm

So nothing has happened for the past week, a combination of bad weather and the public holidays I'm assuming. I did receive my order of door handle today though which is…

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alt
Apr 18, 2019 2:22 pm
alt
Monkey55
Monkey55
18 April

Two Wells Dechellis Build

Two Wells Dechellis Build
SA
1 ... 6, 7, 8

There were so many things I didnt even think about, different windows, cabinetry etc... just rushed to get it signed off. Im sure Ill still love it... but could have…

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Monkey55
Apr 18, 2019 2:09 pm
Herre
Herre
18 April

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
NSW
1 ... 11, 12, 13

I will probably go for R6 for ceiling and R2.5HD for both internal and external walls, as from the other thread, the worker mixed the insulation for internal and external…

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Herre
Apr 18, 2019 1:59 pm
Herre
Thalagoda
Thalagoda
18 April

Mega Homes (Melbourne) anyone???

Mega Homes (Melbourne) anyone???
VIC

Anyone knows good builders in NT

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Thalagoda
Apr 18, 2019 7:22 am
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EmmaK8
Apr 18, 2019 6:41 am
EmmaK8
Juphomes
Juphomes
18 April

How to build a granny flat in budget

How to build a granny flat in budget

Granny flats are not permanent houses. Granny flats are supposed to build for older age people. Granny…

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Juphomes
Apr 18, 2019 12:05 am
VICHOME
VICHOME
17 April

Romeo homes, rawdon hill homes, premier builders group

Romeo homes, rawdon hill homes, premier builders group

Hi there, much appreciated if u could share your experience in building with any of above builders?

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VICHOME
Apr 17, 2019 11:07 pm
stellabella
stellabella
17 April

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Oh that's so handy and convenient! I'd be there every day too haha

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stellabella
Apr 17, 2019 8:03 pm
stellabella

My finish is all white. Wasn’t completely sold on it but it’s not as noticeable as other finishes.

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Samjay22
Apr 17, 2019 4:59 pm
Samjay22

Building the Simonds Cleland 233 in SA

Building the Simonds Cleland 233 in SA
SA
1, 2, 3

What insulation has everyone gone roof and walls? Is it worth upgrading ? Did you just get the standard outer walls or all walls? Upgrade roof insulation? Extra wirly…

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Tysonandkaylie
Apr 17, 2019 1:48 pm
VICHOME
VICHOME
17 April

Premier Builders Group

Premier Builders Group
VIC

Hi, I also would like to hear any feedback on the build with Premier Builders Group. Much appreciated if anyone could share your experience.

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VICHOME
Apr 17, 2019 12:05 pm
Srijit
Srijit
17 April

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley
QLD
1, 2

amyelizabeth137 That’s awesome, hopefully will get a better SS when we get to that stage.

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Srijit
Apr 17, 2019 11:48 am

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