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This is our facade. Render in Dulux Highgate, cladding in Shale Grey, roof in Shale grey. Barge and finials in white. It looks a lot lighter on a sunny day as you can…

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amilelka
Dec 12, 2018 2:30 pm
dany
dany
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How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
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I couldn't sleep kept thinking about it . I have written to them but no response yet . Even if they dry it out , the walls will become mouldy. I am just shocked that how…

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dany
Dec 17, 2018 9:35 am
dany
sparekh
sparekh
1 November

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
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I created a special webpage with all the summary of this thread so far. It helps to see everything consolidated on one page and get easy access ( easy to remember site…

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sparekh
Nov 01, 2018 4:13 pm
sparekh

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45
VIC
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Surprised at the police that they wont even note it; I was the victim of aggressive road rage and it was noted down in case other people made similar complaints, after…

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blackcat20
Dec 17, 2018 9:30 am
blackcat20

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
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What havent they removed? In my experience all the bark around the slab gets left. We pushed for them to remove all the dirty fill they'd spread but it took a serious…

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blackcat20
Dec 17, 2018 9:26 am
blackcat20

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Thanks excited_builders :) My CSC told me M were closing from 21 Dec - 7 Jan, but that some were coming back on 3 Jan. That will be in the offices of M, but I don't know…

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shokel1975
Dec 17, 2018 8:55 am
shokel1975

Custom build a new house, need some comment

Custom build a new house, need some comment
1, 2

Great idea, added a chute by reducing Ens2 shower as it is currently 1.8m. So I will have a door for the chute on the hallway.

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jamesn
Dec 17, 2018 8:33 am

WA Demolish and Build - Ben Trager

WA Demolish and Build - Ben Trager

Was everyone happy to sign their contract as is or did you make amendments? if so, what sort of amendments did you make? I'm concerned with some of the conditions in my…

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imprinting
Dec 17, 2018 3:20 am
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Drew01
Dec 17, 2018 12:32 am
Drew01

Wisdom Homes Admin Issues

Wisdom Homes Admin Issues

I'm also bulid the Washington ,we are in marsden park! We had some delays as well, the team cost 2 month to change a lot number of the document, and everything at least…

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melindaz
Dec 16, 2018 11:45 pm

Building Panama 33 Plantation Homes

Building Panama 33 Plantation Homes

How long did your build take? I’m trying to figure out how long to extend our lease by😞

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donna79
Dec 16, 2018 11:14 pm

Building with Eden Brae - Narrow Cavity Sliding Doors

Building with Eden Brae - Narrow Cavity Sliding Doors

My bad. Should have put my glasses on. Thought it was 7200. Thanks for your input. Still doesn’t look like a cavity sliding door to me, but you are the…

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gillybean
Dec 16, 2018 10:18 pm
gillybean

Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1 ... 4, 5, 6

The brick colour "bloody ugly"...... but they'll be covered with painted render .... which should improve the brick dramatically :-D Thanks for the rest. I hope the info…

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Brad_2477
Dec 16, 2018 8:28 pm

There’s something really satisfying about buying plants :D I’ll probably kill them so I better post the pics before they go in :P

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ehhc
Dec 16, 2018 1:06 pm
ehhc

Week 21 Plaster! Amazing! Here's lots of photos: Entry World's tallest garage Bulkhead in the master bedroom WIR on the left and ensuite on…

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Clareymoo
Dec 16, 2018 12:40 pm
iTool
iTool
22 h

Retired Builder /engineer and designer/project manager.

Retired Builder /engineer and designer/project manager.

...and as expected, he demonstrates my point. Thread views up 35% since last night, I'm sure OP appreciates the bump. I'm not quite sure how the techno-predilections of…

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iTool
Dec 16, 2018 11:43 am

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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Would depend on size of your block as to how many are enough and what electrical work you want and where I have 2 extra junction boxes on a 2200sqm block but all my…

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Manhattan52
Dec 16, 2018 11:18 am
Manhattan52
vanessah2015
vanessah2015
Yesterday

HGWA Baldivis

HGWA Baldivis
WA
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Hi I hope prestart goes okay for you, it’s such a full On but fun day, I love our ashwood gloss cabinetry and I personally feel it goes really well with a Carrera…

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vanessah2015
Dec 16, 2018 2:01 am
vanessah2015

Selections / Changes requested over email Facade Colour Scheme ( Metricon Glendale Aspire Facade )

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dany
Dec 15, 2018 10:24 pm
dany
gogo65
gogo65
15 December

Wisdom home newpark

Wisdom home newpark

There is a whole thread on wisdom homes, just ask any questions you may have there.

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gogo65
Dec 15, 2018 7:24 pm
gogo65
GarethB
GarethB
15 December

Coral Homes – Lisbon 25, Hervey Bay / QLD

Coral Homes – Lisbon 25, Hervey Bay / QLD
QLD
1, 2, 3

Thanks :) I am really happy with it so far. Can't wait to go and see it but it will be mostly finished by the time i see it next.

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GarethB
Dec 15, 2018 9:39 am
GarethB
Newy-Jan
Newy-Jan
15 December

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park
NSW
1 ... 17, 18, 19

So. ...did it all happen? Are you finally in???!

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Newy-Jan
Dec 15, 2018 7:39 am
Amanda_Ly
Amanda_Ly
15 December

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
1 ... 27, 28, 29

Is anyone building or have built the Eylse with a Classic facade? Would love to see some pics as I'm having trouble deciding...

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Amanda_Ly
Dec 15, 2018 6:42 am
fademan
fademan
15 December

Porter Davis - Madison 40

Porter Davis - Madison 40
VIC
1 ... 21, 22, 23

I'm going to put a plain epoxy coating on the garage floor between Christmas and New Year's. Getting it from here: Epoxysupplies.com.au

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fademan
Dec 15, 2018 12:02 am
Melos
Melos
14 December

Final Valuation - what happens if it isn't good enough?

Final Valuation - what happens if it isn't good enough?

Hey Amy, I can’t comment directly as our house is still being built. But about 10 yrs ago we refinanced a unit in order to get another loan and we had been given some…

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Melos
Dec 14, 2018 9:02 pm
Quirmeball1280
Quirmeball1280
14 December

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
1 ... 37, 38, 39

Not sure EB as we are transitioning to NBN but won’t actually be on NBN until around April next year.

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Quirmeball1280
Dec 14, 2018 8:13 pm
Quirmeball1280
brandonsteven
brandonsteven
14 December

Arden Developments

Arden Developments
VIC
1 ... 161, 162, 163

With ABI product you couldn’t imagine that your bathroom…

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brandonsteven
Dec 14, 2018 5:13 pm
brandonsteven
Iamlama
Iamlama
14 December

Life Estate - Point Cook

Life Estate - Point Cook
VIC
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Are you aware of any custom builders servicing west ?

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Iamlama
Dec 14, 2018 4:14 pm
Iamlama
Iamlama
14 December

Building Saba 310 with Mimosa Homes in Melbourne West

Building Saba 310 with Mimosa Homes in Melbourne West

Is there any other builder changing customers for inspection? Also, It seems that Mimosa won't allow any changes at all, after colour selection. Even if you are trying…

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Iamlama
Dec 14, 2018 4:11 pm
Iamlama
Iamlama
14 December

Anyone built with Hotondo Homes (Darvale Homes) Melton?

Anyone built with Hotondo Homes (Darvale Homes) Melton?

Same here. Were you able to find any details? The Wallan builder seems to have some nice reviews.

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Iamlama
Dec 14, 2018 4:03 pm
Rhani89
Rhani89
14 December

Andenbrook Ballina

Andenbrook Ballina

Hi Radford, noticed your post on a different post saying you are building in Banyan Hill. we are too. We are stage 1 with coral homes :)

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Rhani89
Dec 14, 2018 3:27 pm
Rhani89
Rhani89
14 December

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

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

Does anyone have a landscape plan example either they have used or an one they have used as an example for me? Our council is requesting a really detailed plan and i'd…

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Rhani89
Dec 14, 2018 3:24 pm

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marz1983
Dec 14, 2018 3:23 pm
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tinkster
Dec 14, 2018 12:04 pm
tinkster
frankily
frankily
14 December

Architecturally Designed Home - Vic

Architecturally Designed Home - Vic
VIC
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thanks! the joinery cost us a bomb but it looks like it was well worth it. the timber is beautiful!

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frankily
Dec 14, 2018 11:34 am

Aaaaalmost ready... Lights and powerpoints have been installed, external painting completed, sinks, bath, towel rails, taps and door handles also in. I think they’re…

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Irish16
Dec 14, 2018 11:03 am
brodav83
brodav83
14 December

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 566, 567, 568

Good stuff. Good luck with your builds everyone.

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brodav83
Dec 14, 2018 10:34 am
Doulton777
Doulton777
14 December

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
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Hopefully sooner. That seems like a fair bit away. Although ours took over 11 months. I think they are giving themselves enough time.

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Doulton777
Dec 14, 2018 9:23 am
Doulton777
OZ2K
OZ2K
14 December

Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Building at Bardia - New Breeze
NSW
1 ... 49, 50, 51

Guys, this is my first post in the group. We have purchased a lot in point release and got the approval from bank for lending purposes. Be aware that land valuation is…

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OZ2K
Dec 14, 2018 9:17 am

You have obviously got some type of rubbish or junk you need to get rid of. Is it in your house, garage or yard? Has it been in your way for weeks, months or even years?…

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cutpricegroup
Dec 14, 2018 1:25 am

Raihan, Coming back again to your post.. If your lot slopes left to right, and wide enough to fit a house and garden and pool...etc, this sketch could be of a help. So…

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sulhinai
Dec 13, 2018 8:25 pm
MrsJM
MrsJM
13 December

Coral Homes - Modified Bronte

Coral Homes - Modified Bronte
NSW
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Hooray!!! On both counts! So glad you’re finally free from Coral. That telly is awesome !!

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MrsJM
Dec 13, 2018 7:57 pm
MrsJM
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gullolal63
Dec 13, 2018 6:02 pm
Iamlama
Iamlama
13 December

custom builder recommendation - western suburbs, melbourne

custom builder recommendation - western suburbs, melbourne

Dear All, Looking at various volume builders ,I am wondering if there are any small budget conscious custom builders servicing in west melbourne area like Yarrabank…

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Iamlama
Dec 13, 2018 4:19 pm
ymiao4398
ymiao4398
13 December

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
NSW
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i think that's why, ours is overhead and the power to go a pole then underground.

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ymiao4398
Dec 13, 2018 1:56 pm

Dressed up the front of the house last night.

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blackcat20
Dec 13, 2018 9:02 am
blackcat20
Musashi2000
Musashi2000
13 December

Breezeway House (was: New build.....starting at last!)

Breezeway House (was: New build.....starting at last!)
QLD
1, 2

Thanks for your extensive response, really appreciate it, we will be contacting Breezeway for sure! Hope you are enjoying your home. Cheers, K&D

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Musashi2000
Dec 13, 2018 8:51 am
KingTaco
KingTaco
12 December

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane
QLD
1, 2

We've had an update from Clarendon - Building approval has come through, so now we're just waiting on developer approval and the authority to commence from the…

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KingTaco
Dec 12, 2018 10:13 pm
KingTaco
Corallake
Corallake
12 December

Is this exposed aggregate normal?

Is this exposed aggregate normal?
VIC

Contact Fair Trading or building equivalent. Don't be bullied into submission!!!!

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Corallake
Dec 12, 2018 4:57 pm
Corallake

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