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We ended up going with this Lounge from plush, I have always loved it, and yesterday I just caved in lol. At the moment we went with the same colour as below, but I am…

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breebarter
Jan 19, 2018 11:26 pm
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symone
Jan 19, 2018 10:49 pm
symone

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
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Yes always best to up size cover not matter what size bed. Queen for double and king for queen and super king for king. If you can find them. I use to be a sales rep for…

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mj-mac4
Jan 19, 2018 9:16 pm
mj-mac4
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CC7
Jan 19, 2018 9:05 pm
CC7

Hi sparrowsnest! I was reading your journey and thought I would post a couple of pics, in case you are still concerned about changing your bathroom windows and the privacy…

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GillyM
Jan 19, 2018 8:10 pm
GillyM
CC7
CC7
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Daydream 30 Week 10- Bricks and Plaster.

Daydream 30 Week 10- Bricks and Plaster.
QLD
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haha we have gone with the Torquay facade, but I guess the good thing about choosing the Avoca is it's a smaller house in general, so i guess less materials are needed for…

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CC7
Jan 19, 2018 7:38 pm
CC7
CC7
CC7
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Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Week 10 Internals

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Week 10 Internals
QLD
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well damn, why the hell didn't that even pop into my head! man, you are brilliant. I'm writing that down in our notes, because if silk are high on our list, that is a…

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CC7
Jan 19, 2018 5:31 pm
CC7
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aphsta
Jan 19, 2018 8:42 am

A friend went out and snapped a photo for us today and looks like theres been a little bit more progress: render looks like it has been done on front pillars, sheeting in…

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kikihome
Jan 18, 2018 6:13 pm
kikihome
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pbwhi0
Jan 18, 2018 12:24 pm

North facade render: East facade (we are on a corner):

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alexessory
Jan 17, 2018 6:12 pm
ERIC Y
ERIC Y
17 January

Seville 30 - Plantation Homes QLD

Seville 30 - Plantation Homes QLD
QLD

Wooo Bricks going on , what's your width of your land ?

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ERIC Y
Jan 17, 2018 11:08 am
Still Deciding
Still Deciding
16 January

DJ Roberts

DJ Roberts
QLD
1, 2

The following is my honest personal opinion based upon my recent experience. Just completed a build with DJ Roberts - whilst I would not say it was a build that took me…

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Still Deciding
Jan 16, 2018 4:49 pm
kidu13
kidu13
16 January

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
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We go past the site once or twice a week for the past 6 months and we haven't even got the title yet. We rent nearby. There were trees and bush in our lot when we first…

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kidu13
Jan 16, 2018 2:44 pm
kidu13
jrey
jrey
16 January

My new home in Capestone Mango Hill with Clarendon Wentworth

My new home in Capestone Mango Hill with Clarendon Wentworth
QLD
1, 2

So far so good doing well except this discrepancy I found. Well yours will start soon so good luck.

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jrey
Jan 16, 2018 12:00 pm
kikihome
kikihome
15 January

A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast
QLD
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Got some nice, sunny house building weather over the next few weeks too i think! http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=84825 Coral - Marcoola 32

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kikihome
Jan 15, 2018 11:02 pm
kikihome

Had some stuff turn up. I guess for tiling? I have no idea. Builder isn't back till the 22nd, although we had someone at the house last week doing work on Wed/Thurs. No…

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allblaqk
Jan 15, 2018 10:57 pm
allblaqk
mrs.jessica
mrs.jessica
14 January

Our Build - Coral Homes Avoca 25 - Redcliffe

Our Build - Coral Homes Avoca 25 - Redcliffe
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Hi, I am looking at building the Avoca 25 at Beaudesert, and am curious as how much it cost to extend the laundry to end with the garage?

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mrs.jessica
Jan 14, 2018 7:43 pm
lilbza
lilbza
14 January

Building the Marriott 47 (Waldorf) by Porter Davis QLD

Building the Marriott 47 (Waldorf) by Porter Davis QLD
QLD

We really hope so too. We just can't wait to get to site now. We were booked in for a site start this month, but a few delays out of our control have pushed our site…

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lilbza
Jan 14, 2018 3:38 pm
lilbza
icat2000
icat2000
14 January

Manhattan 23 - Coral Homes (Start Date - 21 December 2017)

Manhattan 23 - Coral Homes (Start Date - 21 December 2017)
QLD
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It be great to follow your house build along. Hopefully, I'm not too far away from a start.

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icat2000
Jan 14, 2018 1:21 pm
icat2000
xjanex
xjanex
12 January

Damages for beginning construction after anticipated start d

Damages for beginning construction after anticipated start d
QLD

We got it in the form of a variation before they would give us our start date. I guess the only good thing is we don't have to pay it for months, gives me more time to…

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xjanex
Jan 12, 2018 3:51 am
xjanex
ERIC Y
ERIC Y
11 January

Plantation Seville 30SQ - Brisbane South QLD

Plantation Seville 30SQ - Brisbane South QLD
QLD
1, 2

Sorry for the late reply From sales > to tender around 3 weeks time. When you had a appointment with your tender in Springwood head office you will see all your…

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ERIC Y
Jan 11, 2018 1:10 pm
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em-n-craig
Jan 11, 2018 9:54 am
aphsta
aphsta
9 January

WALLS/LOCKUP Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochrome

WALLS/LOCKUP Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochrome
QLD
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We are also fitting it out ourselves. We are building with Allworth and are even getting our kitchen benchtops as temporary chipboard ones and getting the stone done post…

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aphsta
Jan 09, 2018 8:50 pm

Building the Iluka in Bray Park (G.J Gardner)

Building the Iluka in Bray Park (G.J Gardner)
QLD
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Happy Holidays! Hope everyone had a great break. And to those who got their new houses before Xmas - hope your enjoying the new digs. We are still on hold for the next…

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BrentandAllison
Jan 08, 2018 2:18 pm
BrentandAllison

Rebecca Austin - Tender and Contracts Presenter

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ERIC Y
Jan 08, 2018 10:26 am
Shelmac
Shelmac
4 January

General site levelling

General site levelling
QLD

If you look at the picture it is actually only a couple of metres from the house. It was flat there until their excavator cut out the site, now we are left with a large…

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Shelmac
Jan 04, 2018 11:26 am
Joggles
Joggles
28 December 2017

Brisbane Build with Dixon

Brisbane Build with Dixon
QLD
1, 2, 3

Thanks gr8ly! Yes we were surprised that the bricking and interior walls were done relatively quickly - particularly given the rain we have had. But we are very happy…

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Joggles
Dec 28, 2017 11:19 am
Joggles
Vantage_35
Vantage_35
27 December 2017

Metricon Metro 32 Qld

Metricon Metro 32 Qld
QLD
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Thanks Not sure what happened to the pics bout I’ve updated the links again hopefully they work now

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Vantage_35
Dec 27, 2017 1:26 pm
Doulton777
Doulton777
22 December 2017

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD
QLD
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We got similar taps now at this house. I think it was $160 each at Bunnings viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Dec 22, 2017 11:34 am
Doulton777
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
21 December 2017

Contract in my favour?

Contract in my favour?
QLD
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narbe Asked for the engineers details &/or Lodge a complaint with the building commission You may also want to take better photos of overhang in the first picture +…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Dec 21, 2017 2:19 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
mafu1983
mafu1983
20 December 2017

New home build with Oracle

New home build with Oracle
QLD
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16 weeks could be possible if all is going well. I know some one who build with Oracle and they moved in before 16 weeks. I don’t know if ours will be done by week 16,…

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mafu1983
Dec 20, 2017 8:48 pm
claire91
claire91
19 December 2017

Home Building Blogs

Home Building Blogs
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Hi everyone! www.thefirstbuild.com - Granvue Homes Viridian- covers the build process and our first home buyer/builder journey in Beverage, Melbourne :) Happy reading!

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claire91
Dec 19, 2017 5:06 pm
netteb
netteb
19 December 2017

GJ Gardner Mandalay 338

GJ Gardner Mandalay 338
QLD
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How much was the mandalay house design? I love that layout! Congratulations on your beautiful home btw 😍

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netteb
Dec 19, 2017 3:16 am
httpants
httpants
18 December 2017

Building Plantation Trinity Lux Q1 @ Oxley - Brisbane

Building Plantation Trinity Lux Q1 @ Oxley - Brisbane
QLD
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It looks bigger than 600m2 in the pics. The wider street frontage makes a difference. Mine is also 600m2 but 15m street frontage which goes down to 14m because of an…

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httpants
Dec 18, 2017 7:56 am
Peter112
Peter112
17 December 2017

Custom design with Fresh homes

Custom design with Fresh homes
QLD
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No! We wanted to have individual building inspector at the beginning but some people advise it's just waste of money. We could detect all these issue by ourselves as…

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Peter112
Dec 17, 2017 2:51 pm
Peter112
Doulton777
Doulton777
17 December 2017

Modified Bahama 50

Modified Bahama 50
QLD
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Congrats on the keys. You have the best view ever. So of course not only would you be enjoying your beautiful home. But your beautiful view as well. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Dec 17, 2017 1:11 pm
Doulton777
AlstonvilleBuild
AlstonvilleBuild
17 December 2017

Coral homes alto plumbing issue

Coral homes alto plumbing issue
QLD
1, 2

How are you going now with all of this? We are building the Alto 35 but have asked for vanity to go to the floor for extra storage. I still wouldn't want this pipe…

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AlstonvilleBuild
Dec 17, 2017 9:32 am
httpants
httpants
16 December 2017

Plantation Mirage Vogue Q2 Build - Mango Hill, QLD

Plantation Mirage Vogue Q2 Build - Mango Hill, QLD
QLD
1, 2

I've just started my topic on my mirage vogue Q1 build in sherwood... viewtopic.php?f=31&t=90591

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httpants
Dec 16, 2017 1:38 pm
volmix
volmix
14 December 2017

Spectrum Homes - SE QLD

Spectrum Homes - SE QLD
QLD

Not sure if its the same company. I built with a company called Spectrum House & Land P/L about 10 years ago and would never do it with them again. Selections were very…

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volmix
Dec 14, 2017 5:17 pm
staceyrussell
staceyrussell
12 December 2017

Valeco Homes

Valeco Homes
QLD
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I'm not sure sorry.. maybe someone else has some insight?

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staceyrussell
Dec 12, 2017 10:51 pm
staceyrussell
H Family
H Family
12 December 2017

Coral home Kirra 23 project

Coral home Kirra 23 project
QLD
1, 2

My electrican was fantastic we are building in SEQ viewtopic.php?t=88323&f=31&p=1771329#p1771329

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H Family
Dec 12, 2017 10:12 pm
H Family
zacherine
zacherine
11 December 2017

Custom build - BRISBANE - First home

Custom build - BRISBANE - First home
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

So exciting - congratulations !! :-)

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zacherine
Dec 11, 2017 5:25 pm
Joggles
Joggles
10 December 2017

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

Bold Living + Us + South East Queensland = Housing the Tribe
QLD
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Hope all is well Tribe. Blessings to you and yours for a lovely family Christmas! :-D

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Joggles
Dec 10, 2017 10:43 am
Joggles
Ezza78
Ezza78
9 December 2017

Modified Coral Cloncurry. Driveway and decking pics.

Modified Coral Cloncurry. Driveway and decking pics.
QLD
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Hi Tamara, can u ask how wide your timber posts are for your deck? Looks like ours have been delivered and are 24cm wide, wider than we were expecting. Trying to…

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Ezza78
Dec 09, 2017 8:09 pm
Waldorf_Grange_Build
Waldorf_Grange_Build
9 December 2017

Porter Davis Queensland - Building the Stradbroke 36

Porter Davis Queensland - Building the Stradbroke 36
QLD

How is your progress going? Where are you up to in the process now?

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
Dec 09, 2017 7:46 pm
Waldorf_Grange_Build
Spurious
Spurious
8 December 2017

Building a house in Springfield Rise QLD

Building a house in Springfield Rise QLD
QLD
1, 2

We're in Stage 2 of Creekwood and it looks like it came back at H2. Registration expected for Feb. Land valuation can't be done until…

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Spurious
Dec 08, 2017 11:27 am


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