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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

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

{Dawn} SE Melb Build - Long journey nearly over!
VIC
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That sounds perfect! I'll definitely be looking into that! Thanks dawn

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Firsthomefirst
Jan 24, 2018 6:43 pm

Yes! Got his number when he had to call us to areange that we can gonin for measuring while tiler was there. He will be able to give us clear answers even if its not in…

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lovisa
Jan 24, 2018 6:42 pm

Raising house due to flood level

Raising house due to flood level
NSW

Hmm... those are very sobering words. Thanks for the reply SejaeD. In what sort of scenario would the council require me to build above the probable maximum flood…

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anthonycmh
Jan 24, 2018 6:33 pm

Porter Davis

Porter Davis
VIC

Does anyone can tell me why site cost building with Porter Davis is so expensive ?

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amsi318
Jan 24, 2018 6:24 pm
lovisa
lovisa
38 m

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod
SA
1 ... 28, 29, 30

Corniness/skirtings is up... just around litchen cabinets still needed!

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lovisa
Jan 24, 2018 6:09 pm

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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Not all states have it, I asked about it and they told me NSW doesn’t have it.

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CamillaS
Jan 24, 2018 5:54 pm
CamillaS

Speaking of tiles, the tiling has started in the laundry, kitchen and waterproofing to the bathrooms has begun!

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jad33mily
Jan 24, 2018 5:54 pm
jad33mily

Greenvale Heritage Views

Greenvale Heritage Views
VIC
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I haven’t received any coriespondence Yeah lot 50 has been on the market for a while

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puppy33
Jan 24, 2018 5:53 pm

Arden Developments

Arden Developments
VIC
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Oh no sorry I mean the rebate into the cabinet so the led strip sits flush rather than sticking out

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Clareymoo
Jan 24, 2018 5:53 pm
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ssshristi
Jan 24, 2018 5:19 pm

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 QLD

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 QLD
QLD
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Looks fantastic! What have you got planned for next week? Our tiles will we weeks away, Garry plans on doing all our tiling at once, so he is going to paint first…

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xjanex
Jan 24, 2018 5:19 pm
xjanex

Custom Coral Homes Bronte..BBQ & alfresco shutters in

Custom Coral Homes Bronte..BBQ & alfresco shutters in
NSW
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It was a few hundred- hard to say like all thing with Coral- I think they mate it up as they go along. Initially it was on the plans as a normal bulked for about $250,…

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MrsJM
Jan 24, 2018 5:06 pm
MrsJM

Who thinks I should go to this company and do a big crap and leave it in thier toilet, as they have done to mine when it clearly states dont use until the 25th and theres…

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brucefil2011
Jan 24, 2018 5:02 pm

Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Building at Bardia - New Breeze
NSW
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I just called in. Confirmed that the works will be done by mid feb. Then goes to council. Expecting handover end of march or early april.

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wentworth33
Jan 24, 2018 4:36 pm

Hilbert HGWA Build

Hilbert HGWA Build
WA
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Ah yes you have 28c Alfresco and 25c door which is an odd number. Any building using 25c doors with a 2c brick should explain this to customers especially when their…

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Choosy
Jan 24, 2018 4:35 pm
Choosy

Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Who else is building with Eden Brae?
NSW
1 ... 750, 751, 752

We had Robert Miller, very friendly, knowledgeable and experienced. All the best!

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myozbalai1
Jan 24, 2018 4:32 pm

First Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - Week 36 - Tiling :D

First Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - Week 36 - Tiling :D
QLD
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Your tiles look awesome! - 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
Jan 24, 2018 4:20 pm
Bridgetwitch

KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block

KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block
VIC
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SM has been in touch and I've walked through the place with him, relatively happy. He's saying mid-Feb for handover. I won't be around, so the OH will have to do the…

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PVBuild
Jan 24, 2018 4:12 pm
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Kvav27
Jan 24, 2018 4:01 pm

Metricon Glendale 34 Springlake

Metricon Glendale 34 Springlake
SA
1, 2, 3, 4

Than you Dulie. Metricon Glendale 34 Modified

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eliszia
Jan 24, 2018 3:53 pm

Fairmont Homes Adelaide Custom Build

Fairmont Homes Adelaide Custom Build
SA
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Thanks! Adelaide Precision Glass did our splashback. They were great, would recommend.

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Wilko91
Jan 24, 2018 3:48 pm
Wilko91

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 517, 518, 519

Oh Yay that’s great news everything 🤞 you have a smooth build like us so far

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BrownDog77
Jan 24, 2018 2:17 pm

Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis

Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis
VIC
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Yes we may consider that after handover. But it is time and money we shouldn’t need to spend. It still annoys me that they ask some customers what colour they would…

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
Jan 24, 2018 2:11 pm
Waldorf_Grange_Build

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
1 ... 22, 23, 24

go with granite guard. Stay away from the chemical reticulation systems they cost a fortune to refill each year ( circa $600)

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SejaeD
Jan 24, 2018 1:56 pm
J278
J278
5 h

Aveling Build - Rosehill Waters

Aveling Build - Rosehill Waters
WA
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Good to hear that they didn’t charge you

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J278
Jan 24, 2018 1:55 pm
J278

Individual Design - New Choice Homes

Individual Design - New Choice Homes
WA
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Wonder why they did that, cream morter in red bricks makes that easy to spot. Tomorrow at the latest, in time for roof material to arrive sounds great. We are only…

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Choosy
Jan 24, 2018 1:30 pm
Choosy

Building with Dennis Family Homes (Melb)

Building with Dennis Family Homes (Melb)
VIC

Went and viewed Austral Bricks in Deer Park yesterday & have fallen in love with the Indulgence Range - thankfully not too expensive! Will be heading to PGH Bricks on…

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SweetnSassy7
Jan 24, 2018 12:23 pm

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
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They will look amazing. That’s a great price actually. For all those areas to get done. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Jan 24, 2018 11:27 am
Doulton777

NBN and HFC from across the street

NBN and HFC from across the street
VIC

Thanks rum_home. The Premise Device Connection (PDC) is external and then it get connected internally to your Network Termination Device (NTD). I guess the issue is,…

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Special_K
Jan 24, 2018 10:40 am

We got our windows and sliding doors installed yesterday Looks great but one thing I noticed is this part of the window in the second photo is zoomed in on the part that…

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DanTheUpholsterer
Jan 24, 2018 10:37 am

Brickies have finally started and waterproofer is there today

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marshi
Jan 24, 2018 10:17 am

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC
VIC
1, 2

Our build time is similar which is disappointing (and we're only 28 square!), and hilarious given the sales rep reckoned we'd be in by April. Fortunately smart enough to…

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blackcat20
Jan 24, 2018 10:17 am
blackcat20

Arden - Votivo 43

Arden - Votivo 43
VIC
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Hi Ezza Have you had frame inspection - I have sent a PM - please let me know who found out? Thinking of changing to housepect

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pEast
Jan 24, 2018 10:12 am
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just_a_draftee
Jan 24, 2018 9:31 am
just_a_draftee

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0
NSW
1 ... 719, 720, 721

Thank you!!! We are technically still moving in, our old house is 40 metres across the back yard so it’s been a slow process as we ve been lazy taking the stuff to the…

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beeprelude
Jan 24, 2018 8:57 am

Metricon Winchester 28- Land titled!

Metricon Winchester 28- Land titled!
VIC
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Building insurance paperwork has arrived....5 days till settlement!

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blackcat20
Jan 24, 2018 8:43 am
blackcat20

Lucere estate at Leppington

Lucere estate at Leppington
NSW
1, 2

oh yay!!! ill bake muffins and we can exchange sugar hahaha did you see they have an office in front of my lot? what on earth is that about!?

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belindaboni
Jan 24, 2018 8:43 am

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!
NSW
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Thanks JM! Me 2 but i did see a shop which had a coffee table which converts into a dining table!

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Orpheus
Jan 24, 2018 6:32 am
Orpheus

WALLS/LOCKUP Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochrome

WALLS/LOCKUP Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochrome
QLD
1 ... 15, 16, 17

I definitely prefer the ravine.. just feels more natural, though it was more expensive. Yes my husband makes all of his decisions based on if it costs more so…

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sparrowsnest
Jan 24, 2018 4:03 am
Choosy
Choosy
18 h

1st Build - New Choice Homes

1st Build - New Choice Homes
WA
1, 2, 3

Nice save again, lucky you called in.

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Choosy
Jan 24, 2018 12:20 am
Choosy
CC7
CC7
19 h

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / SEQLD

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / SEQLD
1, 2

haha yes, we went there sooooo many times we were thinking just the other day about getting a private inspector actually. Yes i'm praying we have a great SS, we have had…

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CC7
Jan 24, 2018 12:00 am
CC7

First Build with Summit Perth WA

First Build with Summit Perth WA
WA
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Yeah we did ours too :) filled the edges of the slab with sand and made a massive dam and then just filled it with water. Came back and did it the next 2 days too

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just_a_draftee
Jan 23, 2018 11:54 pm
just_a_draftee

Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney
NSW
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Wow love the chandeliers! Wish I had a void in the house to hang these lights

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Orpheus
Jan 23, 2018 10:30 pm
Orpheus

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

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Week 11 Tiles!
QLD
1 ... 18, 19, 20

Yeah doesn't surprise me. I'm in a FB group for my estate and someone stole the internal doors off a house in the afternoon... broad daylight. It sucks but its good that…

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allblaqk
Jan 23, 2018 10:18 pm
allblaqk
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BrownDog77
Jan 23, 2018 9:14 pm

Dennis Family Homes - Devonport 363. Build has started...

Dennis Family Homes - Devonport 363. Build has started...
VIC
1, 2

I have typed 2 big replies and i keep losing them! Not sure whats going on. Ill keep thos one short. Wow coming along so quick. Like your idea of sound proofing. We've…

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Cleef85
Jan 23, 2018 9:01 pm
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Homestead2017
Jan 23, 2018 8:44 pm
K-Real
K-Real
22 h

Metricon Glendale 45

Metricon Glendale 45

Yeah, thats about right! :) Also need a furniture budget maybe?

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K-Real
Jan 23, 2018 8:20 pm
K-Real


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