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jasonwg
jasonwg
25 July

Metricon - Duxton 39

Metricon - Duxton 39
VIC
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Looks fantastic!

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jasonwg
Jul 25, 2017 11:00 am
jasonwg
TSC
TSC
25 July

Subdivision Townhouse development - Good Money to be Made?

Subdivision Townhouse development - Good Money to be Made?
VIC
1, 2

Hi, I'm new to the forum. Just noticed your thread. Wondering how is it going with your development? Have you made good money already?

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TSC
Jul 25, 2017 10:56 am
Ab8884
Ab8884
25 July

HAS ANYONE USED LAMINEX MOOSE SILK FINISH IN THEIR KITCHEN?

HAS ANYONE USED LAMINEX MOOSE SILK FINISH IN THEIR KITCHEN?
NSW

We have chosen Moose silk for our kitchen cupboards. house is currently being built so no photos yet

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Ab8884
Jul 25, 2017 9:49 am
citruz333
citruz333
25 July

Metricon Henderson 42

Metricon Henderson 42
NSW
1 ... 28, 29, 30

glad to know your enjoying your open plan, definitely right about the airy and light, wonderful feeling :) i'm still half way to finish furnishing my living, once it's…

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citruz333
Jul 25, 2017 8:53 am
citruz333
julie307
julie307
25 July

Anyone building in Jordan Springs East?

Anyone building in Jordan Springs East?
NSW
1 ... 23, 24, 25

We did our lendlease approvals back in Nov last year while we were waiting for thr land to register. We bought back in Sept last year so pretty much did most things back…

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julie307
Jul 25, 2017 7:41 am
sajidmib
sajidmib
24 July

WaterSun Homes. all I need to know

WaterSun Homes. all I need to know
VIC

I also had warwick with Watersun its waiting at fixing stage, looking for other builders to complete

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sajidmib
Jul 24, 2017 11:23 pm
sajidmib
sajidmib
sajidmib
24 July

Our Forever Home at Cloverlea - we're in - some pics

Our Forever Home at Cloverlea - we're in - some pics
VIC
1 ... 8, 9, 10

I m living your story now tash, moved closer to the house build area, am still struggling to get builders DH were sloppy in getting me quotes and keep telling that they…

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sajidmib
Jul 24, 2017 11:19 pm
sajidmib

Nuttin but dirt now... A great job done by our demo company! Spoke to one of the elderly neighbours who couldn't believe how fast they were clearing the place...

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Drew01
Jul 24, 2017 10:27 pm
Drew01
Silver75
Silver75
24 July

Henley Electra 2016/2017 build

Henley Electra 2016/2017 build
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Hi Cameron2608, How did you go with your list of faults and fixes, have they all been addressed?

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Silver75
Jul 24, 2017 10:03 pm
Silver75
Melsabelle
Melsabelle
24 July

Building with Metricon - Phoenix 38 - NSW

Building with Metricon - Phoenix 38 - NSW
NSW

Hi Dfin! We are looking into a KDR and are looking at the glendale 37 vs phoenix 35. With a granny flat. They are both extremely similar except the phoenix has a butlers…

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Melsabelle
Jul 24, 2017 9:55 pm
HENRY
HENRY
24 July

Custom downslope build - Northern NSW

Custom downslope build - Northern NSW
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

How's things ninnygray? Tapatalk is not sending any notifications since I did an update last week. Damm annoying.

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HENRY
Jul 24, 2017 9:54 pm
HENRY
HENRY
24 July

Our First Home - Local Builder

Our First Home - Local Builder
NSW
1 ... 9, 10, 11

How are things going shellu? Any news in regards to your valuation?

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HENRY
Jul 24, 2017 9:49 pm
Joker
Joker
24 July

New build - ceiling looks puffy and warped. What is it?

New build - ceiling looks puffy and warped. What is it?

Puffiness would indicate water damage, which can travel along and drop anywhere, I would be cautious with builders own check, often trying to hide from having to repair,…

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Joker
Jul 24, 2017 8:32 pm
Waigo
Waigo
24 July

Cemintel Designer Series

Cemintel Designer Series

Has anyone had any experience using this product with the woodgrain finish for external cladding? Just deciding whether to use this product on our new build but pricing…

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Waigo
Jul 24, 2017 8:12 pm
Waigo
chaz
chaz
24 July

Greenvale - Umbra & Estates

Greenvale - Umbra & Estates

Hi all, We'e looking into the new estates around Greenvale. Does anyone have any general thoughts about these estates such as Umbra, or Greenvale in general? We're quite…

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chaz
Jul 24, 2017 8:08 pm
mrbiggens
mrbiggens
24 July

Insulation

Insulation
NSW

most project home builders will offer you a 3 room deal with Bradford soundscreen batts if you ask them. Generally not that expensive, and will go a little way to muffling…

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mrbiggens
Jul 24, 2017 8:03 pm
aloenyx
aloenyx
24 July

First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard
WA
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Bunnings has some good options. Went there to look at house numbers XDD I have a mailbox already, but they did have some nice ones. :DD I like their lighting options too.…

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aloenyx
Jul 24, 2017 7:45 pm
aloenyx
Joker
Joker
24 July

Does builder has the responsibility to provide me tradesman?

Does builder has the responsibility to provide me tradesman?
VIC

Trades often don't take too much care for other trades work, I've seen Plasterer stand on granite, instead of moving a ladder, and crack the granite, and of course, nobody…

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Joker
Jul 24, 2017 7:42 pm
mrsdoe
mrsdoe
24 July

Ventura Cowaramup Lodge Darling Downs

Ventura Cowaramup Lodge Darling Downs
WA
1, 2

That rainbow looks amazing nicjam! Plus the house is looking pretty great. Shames it's been so wet recently because it makes it a bit hard for them to get much…

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mrsdoe
Jul 24, 2017 6:41 pm
mrsdoe
Joker
Joker
24 July

Patch up or render the whole pillar

Patch up or render the whole pillar
VIC

If you patch it skillfully, I would then paint over whole pier, will last year's longer and you can paint it yourself.

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Joker
Jul 24, 2017 6:09 pm
inexp_user
inexp_user
24 July

We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS
VIC
1 ... 14, 15, 16

Hi guys, I have just created a Facebook group for people building or planning to build with Porter Davis. Feel free to join the community. I'm hoping it will be a place…

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inexp_user
Jul 24, 2017 5:14 pm
inexp_user
AST
AST
24 July

Horizon Marsden park!

Horizon Marsden park!
NSW

@ they are releasing new H&L Horizon Marsden park Releasing date is…

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AST
Jul 24, 2017 5:05 pm
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charlibear
Jul 24, 2017 4:17 pm
charlibear
sri_arch
sri_arch
24 July

Canterbury - Final Stages

Canterbury - Final Stages
VIC
1 ... 21, 22, 23

looks very good PEARZ. I just had my site start last week.. Looks like I will align with your project timelines - just apart by 1 year :)

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sri_arch
Jul 24, 2017 2:21 pm
MandM+4
MandM+4
24 July

Building Monte Carlo 40- Wisdom homes

Building Monte Carlo 40- Wisdom homes
NSW

Thanks guys Green Tea- sure do need a pool! We are close to the beach at the moment so we'll miss the sea breeze. Good luck with the landscaping. Let me know if you can…

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MandM+4
Jul 24, 2017 12:34 pm
danbiscuit
danbiscuit
24 July

Building 2 storey with APG Homes in WA – Our build thread

Building 2 storey with APG Homes in WA – Our build thread
WA
1, 2

Hi Rachel, thank you! We spent months and months refining our plan before signing with our builder. I've sent you a private message with costs :)

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danbiscuit
Jul 24, 2017 11:18 am
danbiscuit
charlibear
charlibear
24 July

Western Sydney Daydream 30 Coral Homes

Western Sydney Daydream 30 Coral Homes
NSW

Your bricks are gorgeous Looking forward to seeing your plan come to life :)

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charlibear
Jul 24, 2017 9:40 am
charlibear
Kooka
Kooka
24 July

Village Square Edmondson Park Stage 16

Village Square Edmondson Park Stage 16
NSW
1 ... 40, 41, 42

Thanks @anonymous; another sensational video. Keen to see how the extension of Lacey and Sammarah Roads to St Francis school would look like. Thanks again buddy.

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Kooka
Jul 24, 2017 9:08 am

We're building the Kew 28 by Porter Davis which I believe is essentially the same design. Our design is almost exactly the same as the one on the Eden Brae Kew 29 front…

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Hurrow
Jul 24, 2017 9:05 am
Bernardraj
Bernardraj
23 July

Highgrove Box Hill

Highgrove Box Hill
NSW

Nextdoorguy , this link is active with Highgrove community

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Bernardraj
Jul 23, 2017 10:30 pm
bashworth
bashworth
23 July

Selecting a House & Land Package - Selecting separately?

Selecting a House & Land Package - Selecting separately?

They might be cost effective but they re frequently poor block which can mean the house can be harder to sell in the future. Check out this link …

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bashworth
Jul 23, 2017 10:27 pm
bashworth
gr8ly
gr8ly
23 July

Custom build - BRISBANE - First home

Custom build - BRISBANE - First home
QLD

that's awesome! out of things that do come standard, that would definitely rate up there. Where are you building? We are thinking we will keep the roller blinds and…

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gr8ly
Jul 23, 2017 9:49 pm
gr8ly
breebarter
breebarter
23 July

Valeco Homes

Valeco Homes
QLD

Hi Homeone! Just wondering if there are any people out there building with valeco homes? Haven't been able to find too many builds on here with them. :)

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breebarter
Jul 23, 2017 8:38 pm
breebarter
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nicolawhitelaw
Jul 23, 2017 8:23 pm
nicolawhitelaw

Another investor saved from catastrophic purchase. Few days ago I inspected unit in a three storey brick block dating from the sixties.The building externally did have…

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building-expert
Jul 23, 2017 8:16 pm
building-expert
anonymous-
anonymous-
23 July

Village Square Edmondson Park Stage 17, 18, & 19

Village Square Edmondson Park Stage 17, 18, & 19
NSW

Headed out and took a drone video earlier this afternoon. Looks like they're making progress on a few things around Edmondson Park - Construction on roads around Luminous…

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anonymous-
Jul 23, 2017 4:19 pm
icat2000
icat2000
23 July

Langdon builders ballarat

Langdon builders ballarat

Hi there I'm in Ballarat building first home but not with Langdon. I did look at them but went with another small Ballarat builder. I haven't heard anything negative…

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icat2000
Jul 23, 2017 4:05 pm
icat2000

Stellabella's second build...Need opinions on plan!

Stellabella's second build...Need opinions on plan!
QLD
1 ... 7, 8, 9

I'm also having trouble deciding on the flooring we want...I'm backwards between bamboo-timber-tiles! I have in mind grey walls, white skirts/archs and the timber…

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stellabella
Jul 23, 2017 1:48 pm
stellabella

Inspired Homes - Floor plan and facade design complete

Inspired Homes - Floor plan and facade design complete
VIC

Yup once they go through they try to help you put together a colour scheme. We just picked alot of ours from the displays hehe

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geminithinker
Jul 23, 2017 1:26 pm
Sanvic
Sanvic
23 July

Building House for the first time in SE Melbourne

Building House for the first time in SE Melbourne

G'day All First timer on this forum, I have been through lot of threads and it is has been invaluable to say the least. Since we have been looking at various builders and…

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Sanvic
Jul 23, 2017 12:04 pm

Finally got to see the garage door in real life and I like it :-) We have got doors, architraves and cornice and the skirting has been started. We have also got all of our…

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zacherine
Jul 23, 2017 8:38 am
Lyndal2004
Lyndal2004
23 July

Alfresco areas

Alfresco areas

Yeah we are just going to go with the builder , bit easier as well

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Lyndal2004
Jul 23, 2017 7:53 am
Renman
Renman
23 July

Metricon Vantage 38 QLD-Need help on floor plan

Metricon Vantage 38 QLD-Need help on floor plan
QLD
1, 2, 3

Mt.view Speaking to our SM she said that won't be moving in before Xmas, it was more likely to be at the start of Feb. That would great since our contract states mid…

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Renman
Jul 23, 2017 1:22 am
Renman
kylz4
kylz4
22 July

Metricon - Glendale 39 HLE (Regional Vic)

Metricon - Glendale 39 HLE (Regional Vic)
VIC
1, 2, 3

Oh wow, love it all Can't wait to watch it come to life!!!

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kylz4
Jul 22, 2017 11:36 pm
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bvillemot
Jul 22, 2017 11:26 pm
Oninon
Oninon
22 July

Tile combination

Tile combination
VIC

Thanks everyone for inputs

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Oninon
Jul 22, 2017 9:57 pm


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