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Onram
Onram
11 February

Building at Clydesdale Estate Marsden Park

Building at Clydesdale Estate Marsden Park
1, 2

I went by the Clydesdale Estate office in Marsden Park, Ian Cox from BHL is the guy who is an Sales Executive for this area did not say much about the delay but that it…

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Onram
Feb 11, 2020 1:23 am
worldofmud
worldofmud
10 February

Cost increase from M-class slab to H2 slab?

Cost increase from M-class slab to H2 slab?
VIC

Where? Are both pages supposed to be the same btw or is there another page that discusses the slab somewhere?

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worldofmud
Feb 10, 2020 10:02 pm
-TheMacks-
-TheMacks-
10 February

Building wth HGWA in Two rocks WA

Building wth HGWA in Two rocks WA

Thanks Amilelka & Chippy, yup we just looked at the hallway and entry, its to tight, will get that opened back upto i think it was 1200mm before, this is 900 after…

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-TheMacks-
Feb 10, 2020 9:58 pm
Harry001
Harry001
10 February

Duplex Builder Sydney ?

Duplex Builder Sydney ?
NSW

Hi All I have been trying to research on reliable builders (custom) for a duplex development I have planned on a block of land in Sydney. Every renowed builder has got +s…

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Harry001
Feb 10, 2020 6:22 pm
vahora.sajid
vahora.sajid
10 February

Issues Building with rawson homes

Issues Building with rawson homes

Hi, I am building with rawson homes with huntley 30 design. After having bitter start with their selection process as they were giving single appointment for color,…

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vahora.sajid
Feb 10, 2020 3:46 pm
GLO
GLO
10 February

master plan query New Breeze

master plan query New Breeze
NSW

This may help. Infrastructure Services Delivery Plan - Campbelltown City

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GLO
Feb 10, 2020 3:01 pm
bestspecials
bestspecials
10 February

$20,000 engineering placed on contract after soil tests (p).

$20,000 engineering placed on contract after soil tests (p).

When we built, we asked the salesman to incorporate the worst soil type into the quote. He added an extra $25000 and we ended up with E soil and he was pretty much spot on.

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bestspecials
Feb 10, 2020 2:35 pm
bestspecials
RagRad
RagRad
10 February

Buying land at Tallawong Road Rouse Hill

Buying land at Tallawong Road Rouse Hill
NSW
1, 2, 3

Hi, the lot is on Tallawong Road and is only due for registration sometime May-June. Thank you for the other link. I am not sure I will be able to pull up details related…

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RagRad
Feb 10, 2020 2:01 pm
Sabeens
Sabeens
10 February

Internal Walls - Help please Surfmist Vs Winter Ice

Internal Walls - Help please Surfmist Vs Winter Ice

Thank you! and apolgies for the super late response :)

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Sabeens
Feb 10, 2020 1:35 pm
building-expert
building-expert
10 February

How do Provisional Sums work?

How do Provisional Sums work?
VIC

General points about Provisional Sums 1 Provisional sum is your money in the contract as a contingency should it arise 2 or alternatively a reasonable allowance for work…

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building-expert
Feb 10, 2020 1:06 pm
building-expert
jpettifer
jpettifer
10 February

Insinkerator Installation cost

Insinkerator Installation cost

Hi, We are looking at putting an insinkerator in to our new build. The builder has quoted almost $600 for installation which seems a lot to me. Does anyone have how much…

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jpettifer
Feb 10, 2020 10:40 am
Tanzybabe
Tanzybabe
10 February

Mimosa Homes

Mimosa Homes

We did and we do NOT RECOMMENDED. Run away as far as you to another builder. If we had to build again (and mimosa ruined it for us!) i would only look at Boutique or…

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Tanzybabe
Feb 10, 2020 10:31 am
r_13
r_13
10 February

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne
QLD
1, 2

Thanks for sharing your plans juddy29 It's interesting to compare the original and final versions. Your changes look great, creating the entry to garage and understair…

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r_13
Feb 10, 2020 9:01 am
r_13
Rakhisingh
Rakhisingh
9 February

Rothwell tarneit

Rothwell tarneit
VIC

. Hi I have purchase a lot in stage 20a Rothwell Tarneit , is any one here on stage 20,, the land title date is delayed and about to be on …

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Rakhisingh
Feb 09, 2020 10:15 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
9 February

Anyone installing Quantum Next gen range of Vinyl planks ?

Anyone installing Quantum Next gen range of Vinyl planks ?

Hi Peter, I sent you a PM with details of cost etc. 😊

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Bebbsy
Feb 09, 2020 10:07 pm
rforrob1964
rforrob1964
9 February

Anyone building with Onley ?

Anyone building with Onley ?
VIC

wow, just stumbled across this forum and was really really surprised by the feedback,comments on Onley construction. We built with Onley const in 1994, in Hampton…

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rforrob1964
Feb 09, 2020 10:02 pm
arisankula
arisankula
9 February

Metricon La Pyrenee

Metricon La Pyrenee
VIC

Hi Friends In case anyone has built or building Metricon's La Pyrenee, can you please advise what is the main render color of the home and the color of the ornate…

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arisankula
Feb 09, 2020 9:24 pm

Apologies for not updating the build thread for so long. I have been very busy with work and looking after the house build and sort some issues. The scaffolding has been…

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powersquad
Feb 09, 2020 9:22 pm

The scaffolding came down this week and we got our first look at the house.

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Trimega
Feb 09, 2020 5:07 pm
GLO
GLO
9 February

House and land package in Bardia

House and land package in Bardia

I know this is an old post, but $5500 isnt too much. You should find that it probably covers double glazed glass, and maybe even increased ceiling insulation or something…

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GLO
Feb 09, 2020 2:39 pm
Rhetti
Rhetti
9 February

Battle Axe Block

Battle Axe Block

Depends If you mean does the m2 of my access handle contribute in terms of something like site cover (50% of the total m2) than yes. What does your title search say?…

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Rhetti
Feb 09, 2020 7:01 am
Rhetti
Norfolk
Norfolk
8 February

Anybody built with True Value Homes in Melbourne

Anybody built with True Value Homes in Melbourne
1, 2, 3

Hi amit75 Has True Value Homes responded to the email that you sent them enquiring about independent inspections approx.4 weeks ago? In your post on 5 January you said you…

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Norfolk
Feb 08, 2020 3:58 pm
JM123
JM123
8 February

How is the Experiences with Kaplan homes

How is the Experiences with Kaplan homes

Hi All, I am currently building with Kaplan,please direct message me if you would consider them, i can provide some feedback.

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JM123
Feb 08, 2020 1:19 pm
KelTrul
KelTrul
8 February

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell
VIC
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Hi, has anybody used PGH Platinum bricks or Breaking Dawn and if so any chance you have pictures? Trying to decide between the two..Cheers

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KelTrul
Feb 08, 2020 12:42 pm
shokel1975
shokel1975
8 February

Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified
1 ... 11, 12, 13

I’m not an expert at all but looks pretty bad. Do u have an independent inspector? Email pics to them.

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shokel1975
Feb 08, 2020 11:19 am
shokel1975
rcj162000
rcj162000
8 February

Delay with kitchen install due to weather??? reallly

Delay with kitchen install due to weather??? reallly

I agree with chippy however imo some builder these days are so time inefficient. Doesn't care how long the build will…

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rcj162000
Feb 08, 2020 10:44 am
insider
insider
7 February

Soil Test

Soil Test
VIC

$350 -$500 If the land is not titled then getting access to the site may be difficult depending on the developer. The important thing is to make sure the subdivision…

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insider
Feb 07, 2020 7:17 pm
insider
iwannahouse
iwannahouse
7 February

Rain and slab pour

Rain and slab pour
NSW

My house is all preped for slab pour (waffle slab) and now with the rain I'm worried how it will affect the prep work that's been done :-? Does it need to be completely dry…

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iwannahouse
Feb 07, 2020 5:42 pm
Harweeeee
Harweeeee
7 February

New build and intro - Coral Winton 26 @ Griffin Pocket

New build and intro - Coral Winton 26 @ Griffin Pocket

Your colour scheme is so similar to ours, how pretty! Love it.

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Harweeeee
Feb 07, 2020 3:49 pm
Harweeeee
CDL1968
CDL1968
7 February

Allura Estate

Allura Estate
VIC
1 ... 114, 115, 116

Spoke to some of the builders at the new Sedgefield Park, tjhey say another 2 months to completion. No word from the council when the bridges will be completed but it is…

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CDL1968
Feb 07, 2020 1:43 pm
CDL1968
CoastalNewBuild
CoastalNewBuild
7 February

m2 cost for custom build sunshine coast

m2 cost for custom build sunshine coast

The corner less stacker is already costed in. That was done early on in the piece. We do have to upgrade from regular to commercial doors for this (from Bradnams) , but…

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CoastalNewBuild
Feb 07, 2020 1:31 pm
Ghassanzakaria
Ghassanzakaria
7 February

James Hardie Stria 255mm cladding vertical

James Hardie Stria 255mm cladding vertical

Hello, Just wondering if anyone has used James Hardie Stria, 255mm cladding vertically. Any photos? We're you happy with it. We are putting it on the upper level of 3…

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Ghassanzakaria
Feb 07, 2020 1:20 pm
Brat82
Brat82
7 February

Porter Davis Hoffman 39 - New Build

Porter Davis Hoffman 39 - New Build

True... sounds absurd... at one point thought of selling it and buying an existing property. Site Start is April. Contracts appointment is last week of Feb. Went ahead…

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Brat82
Feb 07, 2020 12:57 pm
t_holt86
t_holt86
7 February

Homebuyers Centre - Jasper 17

Homebuyers Centre - Jasper 17

Hi, I have the Jasper 17, and went through their brokers. With HVAC, we looked at through HBCs options, coming to the conclusion they are quite expensive. the rebate…

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t_holt86
Feb 07, 2020 10:56 am
t_holt86

Received our final addenda and plans 06/02/2020, happy with it all and looking forward to the build starting. I'll list some of our upgrades and design selections…

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Ship2shore
Feb 07, 2020 10:54 am
lkb
lkb
7 February

Building with Fairmont Homes NSW - Balmoral 42

Building with Fairmont Homes NSW - Balmoral 42

Hi Gildea, Thanks so much for the quick reply! It seems to be a common theme across all builders - the building experience comes down to the site supervisor. Glad you…

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lkb
Feb 07, 2020 9:06 am
cjld000
cjld000
6 February

Claredon NSW - Paddington + Gallery fascade

Claredon NSW - Paddington + Gallery fascade

Hi all, I'm new and just discovered this forum - yay!! We are planning to build the paddington + rumpus room option and gallery fascade with Claredon and wondering if…

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cjld000
Feb 06, 2020 10:13 pm
mmerj
mmerj
6 February

Building with Kurmond (Revamped)

Building with Kurmond (Revamped)

Hi Guys, My parents are looking into building an acreage house with Kurmond Homes, and wanted an insight into other people's experience with them. So I just wanted to…

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mmerj
Feb 06, 2020 7:07 pm
l_vanslyke
l_vanslyke
6 February

Rear Setback for small lot - Brisbane city council

Rear Setback for small lot - Brisbane city council

Sorry Romy, after doing a bit more digging referencing the "editors note" for A07 I have found the below: 1.7.6 Deemed compliance with site cover…

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l_vanslyke
Feb 06, 2020 10:18 am

Plantation shutters installed today 😀😀😀

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shokel1975
Feb 05, 2020 11:35 pm
shokel1975
dulie
dulie
5 February

Cost to build Metricon home - Glendale / Salamanca

Cost to build Metricon home - Glendale / Salamanca

If the land is on decent soil and isn't to sloppy, at minimum $400k and the rest is up to you on how much you upgrade.

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dulie
Feb 05, 2020 5:29 pm
dulie

https://forum.homeone.com.au/u/93062_1577945758.jpeg Hi all, I’m going to share our new build and the progress as…

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chriswilliams
Feb 05, 2020 11:40 am
sam_syd
sam_syd
4 February

Boston 42 with Clarendon

Boston 42 with Clarendon
1, 2

Thanks for the quick reply! Are you happy with Clarendon so far?…

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sam_syd
Feb 04, 2020 10:48 pm
ginzak
ginzak
4 February

Driveway Issues

Driveway Issues

Yeah giving it another week or two before assessing how the driveway ends up. Might release the payment for the concreter and work in good faith if we need him to come…

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ginzak
Feb 04, 2020 10:23 pm
Funkynoodles
Funkynoodles
4 February

Knockdown rebuild- Clarendon Hamilton 36

Knockdown rebuild- Clarendon Hamilton 36

Update: We signed the contract two weeks ago. Have made our appointments for colour, tiles and electrical. Still haven’t 100% decided on a demolition company!

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Funkynoodles
Feb 04, 2020 9:39 pm

Mojo Homes

Mojo Homes
NSW
1 ... 60, 61, 62

Hi guys, We're currently looking at building at Nautica36 with MOJO and I'm just wondering if there's anyone else on here that is building this? I have a question…

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Makingdreamshappen
Feb 04, 2020 7:37 pm

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 576, 577, 578

Hi Tess, We built the Daydream 28 (in 2017). Starting price was $209k (before site and basix). Our contract price came in at $270k, plus we spent around $7k…

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Makingdreamshappen
Feb 04, 2020 7:20 pm

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