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lovisa
lovisa
13 February

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
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we go daily sometimes more times a day, we ended up going so much due to builders not keeping on track and work not being completed when they say it will / start when…

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lovisa
Feb 13, 2018 11:23 am
Drew01
Drew01
23 February

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
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One thing I reckon is a great idea, is to have a sensor light in your powder room or guest toilet, linked to the exhaust fan. Set it to a 3 minute timer, and when the…

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Drew01
Feb 23, 2018 7:52 pm
Drew01

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0
NSW
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Hi CathyP We were going to go with laminate until Dons showed me the vinyl planks I have it throughout my house easy to clean and quieter when walked on compared to laminate

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marina12
Feb 25, 2018 6:52 pm
marina12

Building Simonds Express - Westbury Premium - East Estate

Building Simonds Express - Westbury Premium - East Estate
VIC
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Simonds should lodge a complaint with police and police will deal with these s... developer then. They can’t stop police having a view

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pEast
Feb 25, 2018 6:49 pm

First home build SA Hickinbotham- pci 26/2 & possibly keys t

First home build SA Hickinbotham- pci 26/2 & possibly keys t
SA
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agree with the above - you seem to have picked good neighbors. will be interesting to see what the reasons he gives for it not being ready - thats if he doesn't rock up…

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Entilzha
Feb 25, 2018 6:45 pm

Building our dream home- Fairhaven Queenscliff in Riverwalk

Building our dream home- Fairhaven Queenscliff in Riverwalk
VIC
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OK so better update again. While it might seem like not much has happened there has been a fair bit of work going on. The brickies are still going, they got held up by…

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Bergman58
Feb 25, 2018 6:43 pm
Bergman58

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
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Thanks guys I'm just so frustrated as we mean absolutely nothing to this company and everything that seems to go wrong seems to always be our issue.

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Ryan2007
Feb 25, 2018 6:29 pm
Ryan2007
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s-X-s
Feb 25, 2018 6:15 pm
s-X-s
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pratikshah_2003
Feb 25, 2018 5:31 pm

Tiler was meant to start last Monday but hasn't come yet. Carpet layer did come on Friday

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marshi
Feb 25, 2018 5:19 pm

Crown Hill Estate Riverstone

Crown Hill Estate Riverstone
NSW

Hi Thanu, We are on Foxall street in Stage 2. My friend in Stage 1 said they have registration by end of this month and Stage 2 will have in early April 2018. Is there…

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SamVebs
Feb 25, 2018 5:10 pm

Scenic Rim QLD Acreage Build With Bold Living.

Scenic Rim QLD Acreage Build With Bold Living.
QLD
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Love the floorplan tribe. So good to hear everything is finally on track for the build. Looking forward to seeing your dream home come to life.

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livpal5
Feb 25, 2018 5:09 pm

KDR Sekisui House - St George

KDR Sekisui House - St George
NSW
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That’s a worry, I’m not sure if ours are in yet... we went with frameless shower doors did you?

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trimum
Feb 25, 2018 5:06 pm
trimum

Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW

Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW
NSW
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Hi Madbair, even though we are not in the house yet a few things I would do differently would be to tile the back stairs, front porch and alfresco (we thought let’s do…

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Fee121
Feb 25, 2018 4:59 pm

KDR - Henley Reserve (MainVue) - Aegean 38. Fitoff!

KDR - Henley Reserve (MainVue) - Aegean 38. Fitoff!
VIC
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Hope it goes well tomorrow. 🤜🏻. That’s a great point! My neighbor and I are on very good terms and he’s happy for that so need to communicate with Henley.

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SAFA1
Feb 25, 2018 4:44 pm

Popped out today to finish the fence and get the weeds sorted. Our whipper snipper went out of order so gave up on that one. Then noticed one of the neighbours was…

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blackcat20
Feb 25, 2018 4:39 pm
blackcat20

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW
NSW
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How about you guys MJ? Have you started yet? 🤞🤞🤞🤞🤞

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BrownDog77
Feb 25, 2018 4:07 pm
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mrbiggens
Feb 25, 2018 4:00 pm
mrbiggens

Anyone building with Homebuyers Centre in VICTORIA?

Anyone building with Homebuyers Centre in VICTORIA?
VIC
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Hi All, If you jump on instagram (if you have it) and search for Jasper17 or homebuyers a few come up :) just an FYI to see photos etc.

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LILPOM
Feb 25, 2018 3:51 pm
LILPOM

Pgh Bricks

Pgh Bricks

Is anyone using PGH bricks 'stone' with their build & happy to share some pics?

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Natalie11
Feb 25, 2018 3:25 pm

After 4 weeks overseas i came back and the house is approaching completion .... Handover not far now. I think its Time to assemble the Landscape crew from now lol

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way2funky
Feb 25, 2018 3:13 pm

Daydream 30. Tiles, tiles and more tiles.

Daydream 30. Tiles, tiles and more tiles.
QLD
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That’s why we have stuck it out, the floor plan is fantastic. We are hoping in a few months all our problems will be forgotten. These next 6-8 weeks are going to go…

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xjanex
Feb 25, 2018 2:59 pm
xjanex

Building with Kurmond Homes

Building with Kurmond Homes
NSW
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Yeah after reading all the stories about Kurmond, this was the reason we decided to go with a different builder... hopefully all works out for you Guys with the delay..

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MellznEug
Feb 25, 2018 1:21 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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What flooring are u going with downstairs and why do waterfall edges have to wait until that is done? Is that normal ? I'm doing tiles after handover and have waterfall…

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MandM+4
Feb 25, 2018 1:00 pm

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

{Dawn} SE Melb Build - Long journey nearly over!
VIC
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Not really. We estimated on 450k. Not enough of a difference. Im going to wait 12months before thinkinh bout it again.

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aloenyx
Feb 25, 2018 12:42 pm
aloenyx
J278
J278
6 h

M & C's First Build with HGWA - Eglinton

M & C's First Build with HGWA - Eglinton
WA
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How’s the build moving along? Have you had PCI yet?

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J278
Feb 25, 2018 12:29 pm
J278

Building with Orion Homes in Armstrong Creek, VIC.

Building with Orion Homes in Armstrong Creek, VIC.
VIC

Hi, where abouts are you building? have you had any issues with them?

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lolly72
Feb 25, 2018 12:22 pm

I've been MIA for about 3 months! So much going on and so much to post about! Ready Set... GO!! So December 1st rolls around and we were convinced that there was zero…

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NatTabs
Feb 25, 2018 12:10 pm
NatTabs

1st Build - New Choice Homes

1st Build - New Choice Homes
WA
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That is a loooooooong driveway haha plenty of room to play! Looking good though :D

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just_a_draftee
Feb 25, 2018 11:41 am
just_a_draftee

First Timer (Built By Momu @ Calleya)

First Timer (Built By Momu @ Calleya)
WA
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It does feel pretty good, however I am over waiting now haha just want to get in! In-laws are doing my head in at the moment. Starting to plan all the extras now, with…

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just_a_draftee
Feb 25, 2018 11:20 am
just_a_draftee

Lovely flooring, I agree looks warm and homely but still classy. The rooms do look so much bigger with the gyprock on, imagine how big they will feel when painted. I got…

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kjane
Feb 25, 2018 10:55 am
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icat2000
Feb 25, 2018 10:34 am
icat2000

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
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If you think there’s larger items that needs to be clean or tree stumps/roots then get your demo guy to come back and clean it. Mine and a few others member did the…

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Renman
Feb 25, 2018 10:04 am
Renman

First Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - PCI on Mon 26th!

First Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - PCI on Mon 26th!
QLD
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Big day tomorrow Allblaqk . I hope the bank can get it all together for you. The photos look fantastic, your very lucky with your turf and all this…

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Tribe7
Feb 25, 2018 10:03 am
Tribe7

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!
NSW
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It should be cornered with mortar not expansion rubber...

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Drew01
Feb 25, 2018 9:59 am
Drew01

Metricon Laguna 37 Kingston, southern Sydney

Metricon Laguna 37 Kingston, southern Sydney

House is looking great and the progress is really fast. Are you using a Building inspector?

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nomnomnom
Feb 25, 2018 9:48 am
nomnomnom
bank
bank
9 h

JG King -Urbis 1

JG King -Urbis 1
1, 2

Your colours and selections look great Interesting that they let you pick an eave colour. A couple of us that had surfmist selected ended up with builders…

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bank
Feb 25, 2018 9:36 am
bank
Hanu1
Hanu1
10 h

Greenvale Heritage Views

Greenvale Heritage Views
VIC
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Hai, you guys have faced any kangaroo management plan in your estate. Our developer says (greenvale central) they are awaiting from the council to approval kangaroo…

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Hanu1
Feb 25, 2018 9:19 am
bank
bank
10 h

Our Acacia Home

Our Acacia Home
NSW
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This is what I would try to do. Definitely talk to them about the current left one being in the wrong spot. It won't be temporary, there should have been a wire…

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bank
Feb 25, 2018 9:19 am
bank
Hanu1
Hanu1
18 h

Greenvale Central stage 1

Greenvale Central stage 1
VIC
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Hai guys i open today homeforum heritage views next to our estate .i read most of the messages how those guys struggle about land(around 281 messages).we are in pretty…

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Hanu1
Feb 25, 2018 1:04 am

Porter Davis - Madison 40

Porter Davis - Madison 40
VIC
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No, wasn't planning on using them, but that doesn't mean it wasn't a shock!

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fademan
Feb 25, 2018 12:36 am

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828
NSW
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Looking so good... and nearly at the finish line! - B A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=87210

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Bridgetwitch
Feb 24, 2018 11:45 pm
Bridgetwitch

Something to consider for those that are building brick and rebated the slab for their stacker doors.. We had paid for brick infills above our stacker doors but we will…

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Quirmeball1280
Feb 24, 2018 11:27 pm
Quirmeball1280

Allworth Carlisle Build In Western Sydney

Allworth Carlisle Build In Western Sydney
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

Yeah, they definitely let you know you’re alive! They are loving watching the build take place, we have to drive past at least 4 times a week so they can see it. Our…

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mrbiggens
Feb 24, 2018 10:51 pm
mrbiggens
lovisa
lovisa
20 h

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod
SA
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Not happy with ss since he said to hubby thursday that it will be in friday :( they cleaned inside in preparation for oci so no wonder why they could not put in our doir,…

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lovisa
Feb 24, 2018 10:50 pm
rav058
rav058
20 h

Anyone bought in Emerald Hills Leppington NSW?

Anyone bought in Emerald Hills Leppington NSW?
NSW
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Stage 2 registration now moved to March...this is third time the dates have been pushed :(

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rav058
Feb 24, 2018 10:36 pm

First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29 - Wk 17 WE ARE IN!

First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29 - Wk 17 WE ARE IN!
QLD
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Wow three months and got lots done! We have been in for about the same now.. we are major procrastinators. Loving our inside home too much! Also I see your neighbourhood…

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ruraldoc
Feb 24, 2018 10:18 pm
ruraldoc

KDR in Sydney - Sekisui Luzia 2

KDR in Sydney - Sekisui Luzia 2
NSW
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Thanks everyone, we are loving being in our new house. Still lots of boxes around, and our front and back yards are still disaster areas. But we can't fault the quality of…

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The_Joneses
Feb 24, 2018 9:43 pm


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