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JG King - Ariel - Double Storey - Metro Melbourne

JG King - Ariel - Double Storey - Metro Melbourne
VIC

Hi Blair We are still not in our house! The contract maximum length is until the 2nd of July and it is going right to the wire. Nothing happened for months hence I lost…

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Montybyrne
Jun 07, 2019 11:01 pm

how long does it take for the land/contour survey?

how long does it take for the land/contour survey?
NSW

yeah we've been chasing them for a while but still can't get reasonable update. We'll just keep trying..it's frustrating..

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andrew_bonn
Jun 07, 2019 12:53 pm
Santhosh
Santhosh
7 June

Vancouver 29 PD

Vancouver 29 PD
VIC

Anyone building or finished building Vancouver 29 with PD.We didn't see Griffith facade in real .If anyone build your house with same facade please share the photo

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Santhosh
Jun 07, 2019 12:08 pm
Wild
Wild
7 June

Site Cut & deepend Garage Edge beam to the western boundary

Site Cut & deepend Garage Edge beam to the western boundary

Their surveyor did send all the details for me to sign the protection work notice which contains engineering, I didnt take the photos but our builder is same as their…

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Wild
Jun 07, 2019 10:36 am
nachi
nachi
7 June

How is the Experiences with Kaplan homes

How is the Experiences with Kaplan homes

Hi All , I would like to hear from you about your experiences with Kaplan homes. Are you happy with build and quality?

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nachi
Jun 07, 2019 10:03 am
EdB84
EdB84
7 June

Moving driveway entrance?

Moving driveway entrance?

Damn I keep forgetting, this is not South Africa. You can actually call the council and someone mildly intelligent will answer :lol:

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EdB84
Jun 07, 2019 9:15 am
Clareymoo
Clareymoo
7 June

Inspired Homes/ Como Homes - Custom Build Corner Block

Inspired Homes/ Como Homes - Custom Build Corner Block
VIC
1, 2

Your little is so cute! Yes get on to that laundry space. Ours is 1300 wide on the plan and the washer and dryer fit in there snugly with barely a gap in between. Also…

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Clareymoo
Jun 07, 2019 7:44 am
Macher
Macher
6 June

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
1 ... 422, 423, 424

Maybe try taking the whole thing off and the puting new film on at 1.7m

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Macher
Jun 06, 2019 11:38 pm
Macher
kiddz7
kiddz7
6 June

KDR Metricon Hampshire 46 Melbourne Bayside

KDR Metricon Hampshire 46 Melbourne Bayside
VIC

how long does it normally take from signing contract to when they start building?

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kiddz7
Jun 06, 2019 10:38 pm

Floor Plan Feedback

Floor Plan Feedback
VIC
1, 2

Agree with you, good idea.

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Iluminatis
Jun 06, 2019 4:39 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
6 June

Application for delayed settlement

Application for delayed settlement

Extension in settlement date is rarely granted where there are a large number of lots being settled. They will charge interest on every single day delay. I am in Bardia…

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IamSAM
Jun 06, 2019 2:01 pm
IamSAM
daveg1980
daveg1980
6 June

Warriewood, The Ivy

Warriewood, The Ivy

Hi, If you are building at The Ivy, Warriewood please could you get in touch? Many thanks, Dave

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daveg1980
Jun 06, 2019 11:54 am
daveg1980
GEOnTREY
GEOnTREY
6 June

Fairhaven Homes

Fairhaven Homes
VIC
1 ... 23, 24, 25

Hi CalicoCat Glad to hear you don't have too many faults 🙂 Is it your site supervisor who does the 3 month inspection or someone else? Did your bricks get fixed…

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GEOnTREY
Jun 06, 2019 11:37 am
Rhani89
Rhani89
6 June

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Thanks very much Brad. Some great info and advice in here

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Rhani89
Jun 06, 2019 9:32 am
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
5 June

Difference between headline price and quote

Difference between headline price and quote

How did you go with your final site works and footings cost, did they exceed the $33k allowance? We received our report and costings today and find they have come in at…

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Bebbsy
Jun 05, 2019 6:07 pm
alexp79
alexp79
5 June

Hebel Or Bricks

Hebel Or Bricks
1, 2, 3

It would be nice for you to provide references and context specifically where I was telling people mentioned above that they were wrong. With regards to asbestos, yes,…

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alexp79
Jun 05, 2019 5:42 pm

Homes with Austral graphite bricks

Homes with Austral graphite bricks
VIC

Hello I am messaging about you using austral brick in your home. We are looking CV using the metallix range graphite. Have you got any pics we can see please

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jess priest
Jun 05, 2019 4:07 pm
Littlegem
Littlegem
5 June

Mojo Homes

Mojo Homes
NSW
1 ... 59, 60, 61

Put a review up on product review.com.au and you will get their attention quick.

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Littlegem
Jun 05, 2019 1:00 pm

Welcome to the forum Once you have the contour survey, Soil report, own design and engineering Then you need to get a BIM 3D model, Data and costs for comparison…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 05, 2019 9:32 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Cost to build a new waste sewer

Cost to build a new waste sewer

We live in the Information automation age insist on costs, data and proofs, mate don't put up with being treated like a mushroom... keep in the dark and fed BullSh!t hth

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jun 05, 2019 8:32 am
StructuralBIMGuy
CalicoCat
CalicoCat
5 June

Fairhaven Homes Breamlea

Fairhaven Homes Breamlea

Hi nicshou, I have recently built with Fairhaven and would say the experience has been okay. Some areas and people are excellent and others not so much. There are a few…

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CalicoCat
Jun 05, 2019 2:48 am
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
4 June

Shelf in shower

Shelf in shower

Cheers for that. 😀

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Bebbsy
Jun 04, 2019 11:44 pm
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pareek2056
Jun 04, 2019 10:33 pm

KDR by Sienna Homes in sunny bayside Melbourne

KDR by Sienna Homes in sunny bayside Melbourne
VIC

Hi Chris77, Sorry for the slow reply, only noticed your post. All going well. Last weeks wet weather slowed things a bit, but the brickies were still out there working…

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SuperSabre76
Jun 04, 2019 9:30 pm

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension
VIC
1 ... 74, 75, 76

That picture is amazing. Loved it at first site. There was no doubts like I usually have about everything I put in this house. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Jun 04, 2019 8:10 pm
Doulton777
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HoneyDee
Jun 04, 2019 7:31 pm
HoneyDee
GLO
GLO
4 June

Parcel Mailbox options, what are you getting or have

Parcel Mailbox options, what are you getting or have
NSW

Thanks, Any one else tried some. Keen to see what others have also found.

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GLO
Jun 04, 2019 6:15 pm

Hi all. We built with HGWA and received our keys December 2017. Mostly the house is great with very few problems. However, our biggest regret (easy with hindsight) is…

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Mrsxtro01
Jun 04, 2019 5:06 pm
deepak648
deepak648
4 June

HGWA in Calleya Estate

HGWA in Calleya Estate
WA
1 ... 21, 22, 23

Yeah you are absolutely right. I am more than 2K already and I am sure it will go up again.

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deepak648
Jun 04, 2019 4:55 pm
talk2us
talk2us
4 June

1m high retaining wall on one side - North side

1m high retaining wall on one side - North side

thanks for the guidance. The retaining wall is all…

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talk2us
Jun 04, 2019 4:25 pm
Gildea
Gildea
4 June

Building with Fairmont Homes NSW - Balmoral 42

Building with Fairmont Homes NSW - Balmoral 42

Small Update, site cutout complete, framing for slab complete, slab pluming complete, waffle pods and reo delivered. Slab was meant to be poured tomorrow, but given this…

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Gildea
Jun 04, 2019 4:15 pm
Merry
Merry
4 June

Recommend Duplex build in Padstow area

Recommend Duplex build in Padstow area
NSW

Hi I just saw your post, who did you end up going with? how was the experience with that builder?

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Merry
Jun 04, 2019 1:34 pm

I think you are right to fight this, trust me the builder to always say it’s not a defeat when they know it is. They just don’t what to spend the money to fix it &…

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Soph2
Jun 04, 2019 11:35 am
Joker
Joker
4 June

Bankrupt Builder on partially finished house

Bankrupt Builder on partially finished house
WA

Would do what Alex79, structuralBIMGuy suggest,go owner builder, getting individual jobs done will be easier than getting a builder to take over,if you were in Geelong…

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Joker
Jun 04, 2019 10:03 am
Virgatog1
Virgatog1
4 June

Townhouse builder recommendations

Townhouse builder recommendations

Good morning, I am looking to buy land in Melbourne’s north east, it is a 200m2 block (8x25m). I am looking at builders for the piece of land, does anyone have any…

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Virgatog1
Jun 04, 2019 8:44 am
Wages
Wages
4 June

Engineer needed to approve retaining wall NSW North Shore

Engineer needed to approve retaining wall NSW North Shore
NSW

Thanks guys I appreciate your responses. I found an engineer yesterday who will be attending site today. Will let you know how that goes.

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Wages
Jun 04, 2019 7:21 am

Inclusions and Plan Drawings

Inclusions and Plan Drawings

Thanks peeps for the feedback..

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theRealDeal
Jun 03, 2019 9:17 pm
Andor
Andor
3 June

Building with Simonds VIC

Building with Simonds VIC

13k for the 3.6 feature high ceilings I also think getting the bigger 2340 internal doors makes a huge difference with the 2740 ceilings also

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Andor
Jun 03, 2019 8:47 pm
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jenmar constructions
Jun 03, 2019 8:07 pm
jenmar constructions

Duplex build questions

Duplex build questions
NSW

We have built a number of duplex properties in the Sutherland Shire Area, and would be happy to help. Send us an email at info@jenmar.com.au

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jenmar constructions
Jun 03, 2019 8:03 pm
jenmar constructions
deepak648
deepak648
3 June

Anyone building with blueprints or home group wa

Anyone building with blueprints or home group wa

Hi, I am building my new home with blueprint homes. They are using della vita products like benchtop, taps and even led lights. My main concern is their led downlights.…

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deepak648
Jun 03, 2019 5:14 pm

New build- showerhead placement

New build- showerhead placement

The drawing you've attached below shows the shower rail/head in the center of the shower however the photo looks like it's off to the side. Does the drawing you have…

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l_vanslyke
Jun 03, 2019 1:18 pm

Construction has officially commenced for us after what seemed like an eternity! we purchased our block off the plan May 2017, was supposed to be completed Dec 2017 but…

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ourrawsonbalmoral38
Jun 03, 2019 9:26 am

Post Land Settlement Must Do Activities - First Home Build

Post Land Settlement Must Do Activities - First Home Build
VIC

Hi Jay, Some things you can do to save time starting the build is ask the developer if your builder can do a Soil Test and Contour Survey prior to the block registering.…

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l_vanslyke
Jun 03, 2019 8:59 am
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
2 June

Brand new house - Rising damp issue

Brand new house - Rising damp issue
1, 2

I can only go back to what I said in my first post.

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SaveH2O
Jun 02, 2019 10:26 pm
SaveH2O
viju_009
viju_009
2 June

Help! Contract Conditions

Help! Contract Conditions

Hello All, I require some advise on the following situation. I have seen a new build house, which is 99% completed, the house is pending final inspection and final…

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viju_009
Jun 02, 2019 9:28 pm
Shahriar
Shahriar
2 June

Building in Crystal Waters, North Kellyville

Building in Crystal Waters, North Kellyville
NSW
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Yes, things are definetly starting to move. We are building with Eden Brae. After changing builders a few times with ever changing contours finally settled on Eden…

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Shahriar
Jun 02, 2019 8:42 pm
KDRSEMELB
KDRSEMELB
2 June

New build with Hallbury homes

New build with Hallbury homes
VIC

Looks great. We have very very similar tastes as our colour selection looks similar to yours. We are about 3 weeks off PCI. I assume you have taken keys by now.

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KDRSEMELB
Jun 02, 2019 1:22 pm

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