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Facade upgrade

Facade upgrade
NSW

Has anybody done facade upgrade with Firstyle Homes? Any idea how much does it cost to upgrade to Delta facade and also adding a balcony?

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Nawal
Oct 27, 2021 9:19 pm
Sam B6
Sam B6
25 October

Building with fowler homes

Building with fowler homes
NSW
1, 2, 3

Oh that’s a bit of a concern. I hope they get moving for you again soon. You were moving so well through the steps there for a bit.....

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Sam B6
Oct 25, 2021 9:42 pm

Construction schedule

Construction schedule
NSW

Trial it for 30days, Most are happy to offer an extension if they can see you are offering positive feedback. BTW, you always get grey areas onsite its not always black…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 25, 2021 8:05 am
StructuralBIMGuy
diepiggy
diepiggy
24 October

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 809, 810, 811

Oh another question. We will be getting a wall oven and cooktop. While they are available on the Winning Electical website, they are about 30% more expensive then I can…

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diepiggy
Oct 24, 2021 8:03 pm
Athenak7
Athenak7
23 October

Sydney Demolition Companies - Any Recommendations?

Sydney Demolition Companies - Any Recommendations?
NSW
1, 2

We did a Demolistion of fibro house with lots of absestos .. the guys were fantastic .. they are called creative genius excavations .. talk to Stanley

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Athenak7
Oct 23, 2021 3:14 pm
Sam B6
Sam B6
21 October

Building with FOWLER HOMES in Sydney/ NSW!!!

Building with FOWLER HOMES in Sydney/ NSW!!!
NSW
1, 2

Thanks Fore2 for your review comments. I can see the old reviews you write about and I can also see a lot of positive reviews coming through in the past year. So we are…

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Sam B6
Oct 20, 2021 11:12 pm
mpricecs
mpricecs
20 October

A&L Stacker Door - Home Style Security Screens

A&L Stacker Door - Home Style Security Screens
NSW

Hi all, Has anyone added the A&L supplied Home Style Security Screens to their A!L stacker doors? If so, what are they like. As good as Crimsafe and Secureview as far as…

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mpricecs
Oct 20, 2021 12:42 pm
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dr341
Oct 19, 2021 10:42 pm
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Rizzier
Oct 19, 2021 8:35 pm
aliansari
aliansari
18 October

Signature on Edmund - Riverstone

Signature on Edmund - Riverstone
NSW
1, 2

Hi Kevin, Are you also buying or bought a H&L package with Signature?

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aliansari
Oct 18, 2021 6:31 pm

Icon Homes

Icon Homes
NSW

Yes. I think it all depends who your site supervisor is.

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Better regulation
Oct 18, 2021 2:33 pm

Decisions decisions… really liking #2 and #4 , i like how #2 goes well with our existing colour but i also like how #4 pops

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CD12JD
Oct 14, 2021 1:24 pm
CD12JD
GLO
GLO
13 October

Are NSW COVID restrictions impacting the build/remedial work

Are NSW COVID restrictions impacting the build/remedial work
NSW

I hope you get your piers and slabs down now, as it has been at least few weeks for trades that could return to uninhabited building sites. If its any consolation, it…

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GLO
Oct 13, 2021 12:27 pm
D and B
D and B
12 October

Coral Homes - Monash 32MK2 - Nightmare

Coral Homes - Monash 32MK2 - Nightmare
NSW

Sharing our build journey photos as a caution to others building with Coral. This was our second build with Coral, the first was 5 years ago and was pretty good. Build…

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D and B
Oct 12, 2021 9:00 pm
D and B
defdaz
defdaz
11 October

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Coral Homes Daydream 30 with Coolum (I think) portico.

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defdaz
Oct 11, 2021 8:09 pm
gvishal
gvishal
10 October

Exterior colour selection

Exterior colour selection
NSW

Hi All , Could you please suggest how does the choices match up for the skilloon roof . Windows - Monument Fascia , Gutter - Monument Roof - Windspray The roof will…

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gvishal
Oct 10, 2021 9:44 pm
CalvinHobbes
CalvinHobbes
10 October

Balmoral 34 MKI Majestic Facade (Syd) - Handover 16.11.15

Balmoral 34 MKI Majestic Facade (Syd) - Handover 16.11.15
NSW
1 ... 38, 39, 40

Last major project to undertake is landscaping. Hoping to get this done before December 2021: Front - fix Magnolia Gem garden bed - add azalea garden bed along pedestrian…

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CalvinHobbes
Oct 10, 2021 1:40 pm
CalvinHobbes

Building with Kurmond Homes

Building with Kurmond Homes
NSW
1 ... 92, 93, 94

Yeah definitely. I must say the beginning process took us a long time. A total of 9 months from sales to contract, but the contract stage definitely took a month to wrap…

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stephanievella21
Oct 08, 2021 5:31 am
icat2000
icat2000
7 October

House & Land packages - variations allowed?

House & Land packages - variations allowed?
NSW

Best to ask the builder. They soon give you a response of what they will and won't do on a House and Land Package.

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icat2000
Oct 07, 2021 4:09 pm
icat2000
alexp79
alexp79
6 October

Hebel or wood frame

Hebel or wood frame
NSW

double brick, full brick, concrete, icf, Hebel blocks are all examples of frameless construction

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alexp79
Oct 06, 2021 10:10 pm

Build Period for Double Storey

Build Period for Double Storey
NSW

Ceddy I think I can understand why he has claimed longer as it took us time to get trades vaccinated as well following the initial lockdown, but luckily we run ahead of…

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Ashington Homes
Oct 05, 2021 6:31 pm
Ashington Homes
Mikaela3105
Mikaela3105
5 October

Home Building Blogs

Home Building Blogs
1 ... 75, 76, 77

Buying a first home is an important step that requires a commitment to saving, careful decision making, and thoughtful planning.…

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Mikaela3105
Oct 05, 2021 12:43 pm
Mikaela3105
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Hermitcrab
Oct 04, 2021 9:21 pm
annaHome
annaHome
4 October

Mojo homes

Mojo homes
NSW

Am totally in love with enigma after seeing it at box hill display Anyone have any experience with mojo ? I ask as they are 5 years young company

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annaHome
Oct 04, 2021 8:07 am
BKhan
BKhan
3 October

Thrive Homes in Vineyard

Thrive Homes in Vineyard
NSW

Hi Everyone ! Anyone building with Thrive homes in Vineyard, NSW? I would like some feedback about Vineyard and Thrive homes :) Regards

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BKhan
Oct 03, 2021 9:34 pm
Sarah.z
Sarah.z
3 October

Champion Homes

Champion Homes
NSW
1, 2, 3

Happy to hear that, you were so lucky, I deeply appreciate you sharing your experience with me, it’s so helpful.

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Sarah.z
Oct 03, 2021 12:17 pm
Venkata
Venkata
1 October

The Gables in Box Hill

The Gables in Box Hill
NSW
1 ... 19, 20, 21

sure

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Venkata
Oct 01, 2021 5:21 pm
Venkata
Venkata
1 October

Blacktown NSW KDR with King Homes

Blacktown NSW KDR with King Homes
NSW

King Homes Quote is looking competitive. Now I need to understand customers who are building and had built their feedback and the level of their inclusions as compared to…

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Venkata
Oct 01, 2021 9:23 am
chippy
chippy
29 September

Private Certifier demanding shower screens in our new build,

Private Certifier demanding shower screens in our new build,
NSW

Hi Phoenix72 Did they give you a reason for this? I'm suspecting that it is related to the positioning of power points in the room. There are very strict rules around…

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chippy
Sep 29, 2021 6:24 pm
chippy
Hemz
Hemz
28 September

Squareset Alfresco

Squareset Alfresco
NSW

We are nearly finished our build and it includes squareset finish to interior and alfresco. I was just wondering what a squareset to the alfresco should look like against…

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Hemz
Sep 28, 2021 8:34 pm
Ashington Homes
Ashington Homes
27 September

Screeding question

Screeding question
NSW

Tangle88 We recently ( just before lockdown in June) screeded around 100sqm similar to what you are doing. We used approximately 5 cubic meters of sand and 1 of…

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Ashington Homes
Sep 27, 2021 4:51 am
Ashington Homes
seutaojiang
seutaojiang
24 September

Building in Canberra - Costs

Building in Canberra - Costs
NSW

HI how much did you pay for the architect's plan?

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seutaojiang
Sep 24, 2021 11:46 am
Kippers01
Kippers01
23 September

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
1 ... 57, 58, 59

Dont write the demolition company a blank check. Make sure the 'hidden asbestos' proceedure is documented, understood and agreed in the contract so you are protected as…

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Kippers01
Sep 23, 2021 10:24 am
Flamingo
Flamingo
20 September

KDR - Rawson Balmoral (Modified) Sydney NSW

KDR - Rawson Balmoral (Modified) Sydney NSW
NSW
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Congrats and good to see you have moved into your new house, I hope you enjoy everything. it looks fablus

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Flamingo
Sep 20, 2021 5:37 pm
intotheunknown
intotheunknown
10 September

KDR - Greystanes NSW - Lily Homes, Jasmine 34/36

KDR - Greystanes NSW - Lily Homes, Jasmine 34/36
NSW

Hi Hiddie73, how did your build end up going? Its been a couple of years since your post, we are discussions with Lily homes and would love to hear how everything went in…

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intotheunknown
Sep 10, 2021 10:45 pm
Kofi B
Kofi B
10 September

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
1 ... 38, 39, 40

Awesome! Any major changes you made during tender phase that you could suggest. We are just moving through this now.

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Kofi B
Sep 10, 2021 5:10 pm
Alexg90
Alexg90
10 September

Metricon Savannah 34 - We are in!

Metricon Savannah 34 - We are in!
NSW
1 ... 11, 12, 13

PBD - How have you progressed with this? My husband and I are looking at building the Savannah 34 - we are waiting on land to be released.…

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Alexg90
Sep 10, 2021 10:20 am
Kippers01
Kippers01
9 September

Is a building inspector worth it during construction?

Is a building inspector worth it during construction?
NSW
1, 2

Its worth getting a building consultant to check and report on compliance with contract plans and construction standards however your consultant has no authority over the…

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Kippers01
Sep 09, 2021 12:41 pm
Lisa871
Lisa871
4 September

Provincial Homes

Provincial Homes
NSW
1 ... 32, 33, 34

Thanks heaps ! How’s your build and quality of build going ? Which home did u build ?

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Lisa871
Sep 04, 2021 12:54 pm
Noname
Noname
1 September

Statement of Claim NSW

Statement of Claim NSW
NSW

No it's not happened to me but I would have had a lawyer around the same time they tried to pull the shifty on me around practical completion you describe. Also your…

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Noname
Sep 01, 2021 7:34 pm

"Executive Building Group" Or "Artico Custom Homes" ?

"Executive Building Group" Or "Artico Custom Homes" ?
NSW

Hi TJ1987 I saw your post and I hope you don't mind me making a suggestion. Our clients often ask us for a couple of referees, we also like to take our new clients and…

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Ashington Homes
Aug 28, 2021 5:13 am
Ashington Homes
Builderg
Builderg
27 August

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
1 ... 34, 35, 36

Does anyone know if we can go beyond 5 km to visit our building site for PCI? I'm thinking it's not allowed but then it is kinda essential to progress the build to…

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Builderg
Aug 27, 2021 4:09 pm
worldofmud
worldofmud
23 August

Concrete vs screw piers

Concrete vs screw piers
NSW

There could be problems with both options, your geotechnical engineer should advise further investigation or the structural design should include some clauses so you avoid…

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worldofmud
Aug 23, 2021 9:46 pm
issacsharma
issacsharma
22 August

Clarendon Sheridan Build - Box Hill NSW

Clarendon Sheridan Build - Box Hill NSW
NSW
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Hi, I can imagine your situation. What happened on your loan now ? I am looking to secure a lot on house and land packages in Domaine Homes somewhere in south west…

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issacsharma
Aug 22, 2021 12:47 pm
JRG
JRG
19 August

Got the keys today

Got the keys today
NSW
1, 2

Hey, We are partway through a build with Tullipan Homes in North West Sydney. Really happy with the whole process so far.

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JRG
Aug 19, 2021 9:22 pm

Virtual Colour selections during lockdown - NSW

Virtual Colour selections during lockdown - NSW
NSW

Similar boat this time last year in Victoria, which was and is still in lockdown. We saw one display home before the serious lockdowns so had very limited exposure to…

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misseditbythatmuch
Aug 18, 2021 10:01 pm
misseditbythatmuch
Ranti13
Ranti13
18 August

Bricks - Austral Bluegum

Bricks - Austral Bluegum
NSW

Everyone seems to have white garage door with Bluegum bricks. I'm building with Bluegum as well but not sure about the white garage door. I'm looking for something dark,…

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Ranti13
Aug 18, 2021 12:45 pm
Nevictim
Nevictim
15 August

Termite protection - Pine treated sleepers

Termite protection - Pine treated sleepers
NSW

How did your Rentokill inspection go? did you have to remove the concrete? We did a path around around our house as recommended by the builder, we obviously wanted it all…

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Nevictim
Aug 15, 2021 11:42 am
BML
BML
13 August

Kaplan Homes

Kaplan Homes
NSW

A group created to connect with people who are building with Kaplan Homes. A place to discuss your plans, progress, journey and concerns.

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BML
Aug 13, 2021 8:04 pm
BML
BML
13 August

Experience of building with Kaplan Homes

Experience of building with Kaplan Homes
NSW

A group created to connect with people who are building with Kaplan Homes. A place to discuss your plans, progress, journey and concerns.

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BML
Aug 13, 2021 8:03 pm

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