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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
Tracyt
Tracyt
21 October 2017

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
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We planned to do ours after. However we were lucky to find the tiler was happy to do a side job during the build. We are glad we did because now the driveway will…

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Tracyt
Oct 21, 2017 8:00 am
Tracyt

Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis

Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis
VIC
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They should of rendered all in one go, my home was rendered all in one go and this was done to avoid this from happening as i was told by me site supervisor.

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Aimen
Jan 23, 2018 12:32 pm
Aimen

The ivy, Doreen

The ivy, Doreen
VIC
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From one of the workers onsite.

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blackdiamond
Jan 23, 2018 12:28 pm

Building Sheridan 35 with Clarendon - Illawarra

Building Sheridan 35 with Clarendon - Illawarra
VIC
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Hi JK Very similar process to PCI where things are noted on ipad then an electronic copy sent to you via email... The legal issue was a scare tactic we're lead to…

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bumblebee1985
Jan 23, 2018 12:28 pm

First Build with Summit Perth WA

First Build with Summit Perth WA
WA
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Congratulations on slab down! It certainly goes quick from here :)

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jad33mily
Jan 23, 2018 12:21 pm
jad33mily

Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Building at Bardia - New Breeze
NSW
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Yupe. I picked Wentworth 33 design but I modified it to fit my land. The design itself is too big for my land.

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wentworth33
Jan 23, 2018 12:19 pm
JK27
JK27
17 m

Who's building with Clarendon??

Who's building with Clarendon??
NSW
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Ok I guess, we kept it to the point, no lighthearted banter and not a lot of smiling (made me feel alittle sad!). Alot of the things that we were told had been completed…

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JK27
Jan 23, 2018 12:19 pm
JK27

Our build with Easystart Homes in Carissa Estate (Seville Gr

Our build with Easystart Homes in Carissa Estate (Seville Gr
WA
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Thank you! It certainly gets dirty though, but that's what you have to endure when you choose black kitchens. Our SS tried to get away with the marks on the walls because…

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jad33mily
Jan 23, 2018 12:18 pm
jad33mily
gfernz
gfernz
21 m

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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Hello everyone... I have been away from the forum for a while... just settling down in the new place and getting this in order! Need to catch up on so many posts.... For…

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gfernz
Jan 23, 2018 12:15 pm

Each set of pot drawers was $525. We also increased the height of the upper cabinets to 2.4m, and that was $1600. (I looked back through my posts from when we built and…

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GillyM
Jan 23, 2018 11:35 am
GillyM

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Week 11 Tiles!

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Week 11 Tiles!
QLD
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Tiler assured us there would be no delays and they would have the replacements out within the next 2 days :). It was only the splashback and the laundry wall tiles so he…

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Caydenn
Jan 23, 2018 11:35 am
Caydenn
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StephLee
Jan 23, 2018 11:35 am
StephLee

Our First Home - Ballarat - Entrance Hallway Lighting Inspo

Our First Home - Ballarat - Entrance Hallway Lighting Inspo
VIC
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Love those lights! And I know what you mean with extra costs... just got our second rates bill! ☹️ - B A vue of the pines on the Gold…

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Bridgetwitch
Jan 23, 2018 9:58 am
Bridgetwitch

Choice Living WA

Choice Living WA
WA
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Hope you get your aircon soon too!

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CC1987
Jan 23, 2018 9:54 am
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WifeofHunza
Jan 23, 2018 9:42 am
WifeofHunza

Lucere estate at Leppington

Lucere estate at Leppington
NSW
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My husband and I are in the exact same position Belinda! When we discussed it at the beginning Thrive said it was a 17 week construction to get the house up - obviously…

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sarah louu
Jan 23, 2018 9:15 am

Next on the shopping list, these little beauties for the island bench.... FOSCARINI CABOCHE

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VistaDream
Jan 23, 2018 9:08 am

Provincial Homes

Provincial Homes
NSW
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Zippy you must have had them at a good time. Mine is 24 squares and it has taken 5 months including xmas to get to having frame and trusses. Cant help you with your…

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Teemo
Jan 23, 2018 8:58 am
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IamSAM
Jan 23, 2018 8:52 am
IamSAM

Arden - Votivo 43

Arden - Votivo 43
VIC
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Thanks! What stage are at laijer?

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Ezza78
Jan 23, 2018 8:50 am

Just a quick update cause we haven’t seen what’s been going on inside the house The first coat of paint on the render has been painted: We were expecting the…

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Quirmeball1280
Jan 22, 2018 11:46 pm
Quirmeball1280

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!
NSW
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Hahaha you sure do mate. Go to one of those shopping centres where they do massages. I heard they are good. You might need it. At least it’s worth it thou for your…

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Doulton777
Jan 22, 2018 11:45 pm
Doulton777

Metricon Laguna 37 Kingston, southern Sydney

Metricon Laguna 37 Kingston, southern Sydney

Great colour selection. We went with a Grey & white theme also! Your bathrooms should look fantastic.

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nomnomnom
Jan 22, 2018 11:30 pm
nomnomnom

My build in Bloomdale- Fixing stage complete!

My build in Bloomdale- Fixing stage complete!
VIC
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I know that feeling! I've bought all my furniture already so I really want to move in! Our houses are at similar stages!

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valerie3e
Jan 22, 2018 11:15 pm
valerie3e
lovisa
lovisa
14 h

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod
SA
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HOping we will slso have a goid ine :)

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lovisa
Jan 22, 2018 10:58 pm
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aphsta
Jan 22, 2018 10:38 pm
voz
voz
14 h

Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Who else is building with Eden Brae?
NSW
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dreamh0me, Miffy, Have you got PCI date? Mine is this week. Have to prepare now, no time.. Wherever I read, I find the same thing - check everything thoroughly!

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voz
Jan 22, 2018 10:31 pm

Handover Inspection

Handover Inspection

Hi All, I'm part way through the build of our home.... Things are going pretty well so far and we have had minimal contention to date (touch wood). While I don't…

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scottymac
Jan 22, 2018 10:29 pm
Dani_J
Dani_J
14 h

Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons - plaster in

Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons - plaster in
VIC
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Place look huge! Our 37sq Custom Hamptons Inspired Home: http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=86931

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Dani_J
Jan 22, 2018 10:28 pm

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
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Thanks guys painting on the exterior stil not finished above garage door to be painted the shale grey and the pilon on the garage to be the charcoal blue but it does make…

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Ryan2007
Jan 22, 2018 10:23 pm
Ryan2007

Clyde Springs estate- Clyde North

Clyde Springs estate- Clyde North
VIC
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Hi Stroud So glad to hear that the house is going to be built. Have you cleared all the grass yet? We got a list to do from the builder and was wondering how do we do…

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jouanchen03
Jan 22, 2018 10:03 pm

Stockland Elara at Marsden Park

Stockland Elara at Marsden Park
NSW
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Hi all, any one built with Wisdom Homes recently? How many days they took after completing construction plans? My contract condition says that built has to commence…

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ElDream16
Jan 22, 2018 9:44 pm
Fee121
Fee121
16 h

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
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Maybe. I drove around our neighbourhood and others are done in single pieces. I am concerned mostly by the gaps and how the weathering will effect it long term.

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Fee121
Jan 22, 2018 9:01 pm

Arden Developments

Arden Developments
VIC
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Things that helped me: - browse on Houzz.com and Pinterest. - go plenty of times to the display home and imagine how you would like your colours to look like. - visit…

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Keroppi
Jan 22, 2018 8:54 pm
xjanex
xjanex
16 h

Daydream 30 Week 10- Bricks and Plaster.

Daydream 30 Week 10- Bricks and Plaster.
QLD
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Only a week late if they work like they did today, I'm guessing they will be finished tomorrow or Wednesday. Whole house is plastered as well, half…

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xjanex
Jan 22, 2018 8:52 pm
xjanex

Porter Davis homes

Porter Davis homes
VIC
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On my house they installed single glazed rather than double glazed. They dont check anything..... see more at hoffmangoldwithporterdavis.wordpress.com

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brucefil2011
Jan 22, 2018 7:57 pm

Tapware and toilets have been done! Very happy with my colour selections. The house looks light and bright which is what I wanted being a small house.

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valerie3e
Jan 22, 2018 7:49 pm
valerie3e

Cantseem to upload?

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lovisa
Jan 22, 2018 7:48 pm

{Dawn} SE Melb Build - Long journey nearly over!

{Dawn} SE Melb Build - Long journey nearly over!
VIC
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Thanks Bank :D It's been a challenge and I have plans to redo a lot of the landscape once summer is over. Hehe, I found everything we tried to do was a nightmare, things…

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aloenyx
Jan 22, 2018 7:04 pm
aloenyx
Drew01
Drew01
18 h

KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block

KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block
VIC
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Looking good there!! Had a phone survey today from M... 15/10 for our current and previous CSC, 0/10 for our first I've who's left. They asked me what they could do…

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Drew01
Jan 22, 2018 6:49 pm
Drew01

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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We wanted to get the doulton classique. But the developer had strict guidelines on that. So we couldn’t get that. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Jan 22, 2018 6:27 pm
Doulton777

Pods and steel completed today looking like we will be seeing a slab very soon!

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Homestead2017
Jan 22, 2018 5:56 pm

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / SEQLD

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / SEQLD
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I promised myself i wasnt going to follow any more threads last year but the avoca is my favourite and theres not many of us who have built it. Looking forward to seeing…

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vonsta76
Jan 22, 2018 5:35 pm
vonsta76

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

Building the Iluka in Bray Park (G.J Gardner)
QLD
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Welcome back everyone! No real news for our build, still waiting on the drawings to be done for the 2nd draft. Meanwhile... the next door neighbour has had their land…

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BrentandAllison
Jan 22, 2018 4:11 pm
BrentandAllison
v1v3k
v1v3k
21 h

Infinity Estate - Plumpton, VIC

Infinity Estate - Plumpton, VIC
VIC
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No. Nothing has been conveyed yet. Can say January title is out of the picture.

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v1v3k
Jan 22, 2018 4:03 pm
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kaundish
Jan 22, 2018 4:02 pm
aphsta
aphsta
21 h

Allworth Avalon / Sonata Our Dream Home

Allworth Avalon / Sonata Our Dream Home
NSW
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I have spoken with the construction team manager and our site cut is booked in for Monday next week! It's actually going to happen!!! It also turns out somehow that our…

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aphsta
Jan 22, 2018 3:57 pm
nilej
nilej
21 h

Building with Clarendon, Boston 36 at Kellyville

Building with Clarendon, Boston 36 at Kellyville

looking for Boston 34 in South west area ... Have you gone through tender & contract?

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nilej
Jan 22, 2018 3:40 pm


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