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nada17
nada17
1 February

Building with Kurmond Homes

Building with Kurmond Homes
NSW
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Hi guys! just friendly advice for those who consider building with Kurmond : don't bother they are majorly understaffed. they will do their…

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nada17
Feb 01, 2018 1:32 pm
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Hurrow
Feb 01, 2018 11:36 am
Des85
Des85
1 February

Cost of upgrades - when disclosed ?

Cost of upgrades - when disclosed ?

Thanks TashPaul, very useful advice there

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Des85
Feb 01, 2018 11:09 am
First_build
First_build
1 February

Frame inspection

Frame inspection

We are wondering what to look out for at the slab and frame inspection?

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First_build
Feb 01, 2018 9:07 am
VincentL
VincentL
1 February

URGENT - AFFINITY WINDOWS. BLACK OR ANODIC DARK GREY

URGENT - AFFINITY WINDOWS. BLACK OR ANODIC DARK GREY
WA

Anyone with pictures of their Affinity black or anodic dark grey windows to share? Just wanna see how they actually look like in real life. Our prestart samples were so…

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VincentL
Feb 01, 2018 5:51 am
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Skiwi14
Feb 01, 2018 1:35 am
homeone
homeone
31 January

Choice Living WA

Choice Living WA
WA
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"not related"

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homeone
Jan 31, 2018 11:25 pm
homeone
homeone
homeone
31 January

Metricon Experience

Metricon Experience

Subject renamed to Metricon Experience.

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homeone
Jan 31, 2018 10:58 pm
homeone
Becs Coral
Becs Coral
31 January

Coral Daydream 32

Coral Daydream 32
NSW
1 ... 55, 56, 57

Thank CB. We are so happy with everything.

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Becs Coral
Jan 31, 2018 9:17 pm
Becs Coral
DanielleJ92
DanielleJ92
31 January

First home builders! - Building through eight homes....

First home builders! - Building through eight homes....
VIC

Hi Persol, Oh i'm disapointed to hear that for you; that mus be so frustrating. We have heard your same complaints from quite a few people which is a bit of a worry to…

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DanielleJ92
Jan 31, 2018 8:57 pm
symone
symone
31 January

Coral Homes Marcoola

Coral Homes Marcoola
NSW
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I agree, lovely and wide!!

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symone
Jan 31, 2018 2:21 pm
symone
kimh_riverview
kimh_riverview
31 January

Fairhaven Homes - Riverview

Fairhaven Homes - Riverview
VIC

well i change my mind , now im building a double story with orbit homes

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kimh_riverview
Jan 31, 2018 12:06 pm
JNT_New Build
JNT_New Build
31 January

Montpellier45_Journey

Montpellier45_Journey
VIC
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silly people didnt know there was a file size limit and the documentations submitted had exceeded the limit. I cant believe this.....now they want us to pay $330 penalty…

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JNT_New Build
Jan 31, 2018 10:31 am
JNT_New Build
_sallz
_sallz
31 January

Practical Completion with Valeco Homes in Brisbane

Practical Completion with Valeco Homes in Brisbane

Hi Jay M You dont mind me asking what type of defects they were?

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_sallz
Jan 31, 2018 8:33 am
_sallz
arcadelt
arcadelt
31 January

Timber flooring and decking

Timber flooring and decking
QLD

You may have meant sealing or oiling: staining is adding a colour.

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arcadelt
Jan 31, 2018 7:27 am
MiAlJe
MiAlJe
30 January

Building with Aveling in the Hills.

Building with Aveling in the Hills.
WA

Thanks nicolac34! I'm afraid I haven't posted much over the months of the build but so far we have been very happy with Aveling and any concerns or problems we have had…

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MiAlJe
Jan 30, 2018 11:10 pm
MiAlJe
gmohitg
gmohitg
30 January

Anyone has pictures for Metricon Rustic Barley Flooring ?

Anyone has pictures for Metricon Rustic Barley Flooring ?

Has anyone opted for the Metricon Rustic Barley Flooring ? If yes can you share some pictures of how it turns out ? It is one of the two choices we have and we don't want…

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gmohitg
Jan 30, 2018 11:04 pm
gmohitg
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kirashogun
Jan 30, 2018 9:30 pm
Bridgetwitch
Bridgetwitch
30 January

Charlibear's Build -Finally in!

Charlibear's Build -Finally in!
NSW
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Love your fur baby Charli - too adorable! - 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 30, 2018 9:07 pm
Bridgetwitch
Ozshaz
Ozshaz
30 January

Boutique Homes

Boutique Homes
VIC
1 ... 168, 169, 170

Its been very quite in the thread. I trust everyone is having a good time :-D

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Ozshaz
Jan 30, 2018 5:52 pm
tracymac01
tracymac01
30 January

A few questions about building with Carlisle Homes

A few questions about building with Carlisle Homes
VIC

Thanks Timmy. Sorry for the late reply as I didn't realize someone replied my post... Yes, mine is a KDR and the house will be demolished this week. The contruction…

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tracymac01
Jan 30, 2018 2:50 pm
edrenaline
edrenaline
30 January

Building with Mimosa Homes @Manor Lakes, Victoria

Building with Mimosa Homes @Manor Lakes, Victoria

Hi all. I'm planning to build with Mimosa on Lollipop Hill @ Manor Lakes. I haven't signed the contract yet. Things were going good during the sales process till I…

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edrenaline
Jan 30, 2018 1:08 pm
charlibear
charlibear
30 January

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 NSW Mid North Coast

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 NSW Mid North Coast
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Lovely big portico!! Hopefully things speed up for you

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charlibear
Jan 30, 2018 7:18 am
charlibear
VMGlendale37
VMGlendale37
29 January

Metricon Glendale 37+

Metricon Glendale 37+
NSW
1 ... 28, 29, 30

Thank you! No DIY for us. As much as we would have love to have done it ourselves it was part of the job we gave to our landscaper. They did the whole lot.

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VMGlendale37
Jan 29, 2018 11:37 pm
ashlisa
ashlisa
29 January

My First Build - Coral Homes Noosa 20 - Jordan Springs

My First Build - Coral Homes Noosa 20 - Jordan Springs
NSW
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Hi there Im just wondering if you remember name of the colour you usef for these cabinets in batbroom? Im looking at a grey sinilar to this Thank you

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ashlisa
Jan 29, 2018 11:19 pm
bashworth
bashworth
29 January

Builder supervisor said taps are meant to be loose

Builder supervisor said taps are meant to be loose

Never had loose taps with stainless steel sinks. Looks like someone has forgot to put the proper…

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bashworth
Jan 29, 2018 9:31 pm
bashworth
Kanwal
Kanwal
29 January

Clarendon Sheridan Build - Box Hill NSW

Clarendon Sheridan Build - Box Hill NSW
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hi , We have recently booked a Domaine homes at High grove.Stage 5 on Avior street . Anyone from Avior street ?

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Kanwal
Jan 29, 2018 7:23 pm
chathu
chathu
29 January

Dennis family

Dennis family

Hello every one i am new to this site would really like to get ur thoughts on Dennise family home if any one built with them

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chathu
Jan 29, 2018 2:23 pm
Saint Girl
Saint Girl
29 January

Henley Reserve Ivory

Henley Reserve Ivory
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Its just 140mm Merbau. Would have loved spotted gum to match baton screens and bench seating but just couldn’t justify the extra $$$ We have so much stuff on…

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Saint Girl
Jan 29, 2018 1:53 pm
Saint Girl

Hi guy's, Thanks for your ideas. Having looked at it again I have adjusted the lay as per the attached picture. What do you think of this layout now? Thanks for your time.

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Varsani
Jan 29, 2018 1:30 pm
yonas
yonas
29 January

Building new home in HARPLEY ESTATE (STAGE 28)

Building new home in HARPLEY ESTATE (STAGE 28)
VIC

Thanks edrenaline, i have found a small 2 storey house and land package from Sherridon that will cost us $460k. We just decided to go for this as this will save us some…

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yonas
Jan 29, 2018 9:33 am

Because I never did update with selections either... EXTERIOR: Galvanised roof (not colourbond) Recycled red clinker bricks w/white mortar Black trim, black…

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untidytowns
Jan 29, 2018 7:59 am
sleeprequired
sleeprequired
28 January

Investment Home Builder recommendations

Investment Home Builder recommendations
VIC

Maybe a better way to ask is there a site with builders I can check out for a given area?

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sleeprequired
Jan 28, 2018 10:47 pm
Marshall5858
Marshall5858
28 January

Fairmont Homes Adelaide Custom Build

Fairmont Homes Adelaide Custom Build
SA
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Love what you’ve done with the place, it really looks great

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Marshall5858
Jan 28, 2018 10:09 pm
GillyH
GillyH
28 January

JG King Lexington 240 - In!

JG King Lexington 240 - In!
VIC
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So how are you finding your new home? Our build with JG King is well on its way.

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GillyH
Jan 28, 2018 10:05 pm
GillyH
yoyohv
yoyohv
28 January

Building in Wollert(Aurora Stage 9, Contempo boulevard)

Building in Wollert(Aurora Stage 9, Contempo boulevard)
VIC
1, 2

Hi, we will be sending out our plans for developer approval soon...

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yoyohv
Jan 28, 2018 9:47 pm

Hello everyone, I've been lurking the forums for a few months now building up tips and absorbing your collective knowledge as we moved closer to getting our own little…

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Nublette
Jan 28, 2018 9:18 pm
Nublette
Clean
Clean
28 January

Increase in Mirror sizes - Metricon

Increase in Mirror sizes - Metricon

Hi, Anyone increased the mirror sizes in bathrooms /powder room ( making them wider) and how much is Metricon charging for this change. Thanks.

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Clean
Jan 28, 2018 12:59 pm
vanessah2015
vanessah2015
28 January

Building First Home In Alkimos Beach With HGWA / HomeGroup W

Building First Home In Alkimos Beach With HGWA / HomeGroup W

Hi Dunne23 the layout looks lovely, have you thought about maybe extending the ensuite shower out and maybe switching it to where the toilet is, and maybe adding a door to…

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vanessah2015
Jan 28, 2018 11:45 am
hickc1
hickc1
28 January

Building Emperor 48

Building Emperor 48
VIC
1, 2, 3

Hi Ash, We are also building an Emperor 41, knockdown rebuild in Altona Vic, had our tender in November and currently sorting out knocking down…

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hickc1
Jan 28, 2018 12:50 am
Hugebloke
Hugebloke
28 January

New build - Weeks Building Group SA

New build - Weeks Building Group SA
SA

Howdy! im a bit late to the party but i literally just signed my first lot of paperwork with Trevor today. Will watch this thread with interest and hopefully learn a bunch…

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Hugebloke
Jan 28, 2018 12:05 am
Hugebloke
batabatuta
batabatuta
27 January

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney
NSW

Wow! Thought it'd be that much. I understand, if you can do it now why not. That window looks too beautiful to not have it. good luck with everything! Can't wait for our…

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batabatuta
Jan 27, 2018 7:03 pm
Cheeky
Cheeky
27 January

How to select project builders?

How to select project builders?

Hi, We are doing a KDR and have visited numerous display homes from different project builders as well as a custom builder. Some of them have already told us they won't…

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Cheeky
Jan 27, 2018 7:52 am

BAlrating is a privately owned and operated bushfire assessment company established to provide a personal service within an…

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balrating
Jan 26, 2018 11:26 pm

SO i figured that it was about time that I update my build. Sorry in advance that this is going to be picture heavy. So lots have happened the roof went on and the house…

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Bergman58
Jan 26, 2018 11:24 pm
Bergman58
Madora Dreamer
Madora Dreamer
26 January

Finishing homes

Finishing homes

hi Can you repost this in the Choice living wa page. It looks like their builder is going into liquidation?

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Madora Dreamer
Jan 26, 2018 9:53 pm
Madora Dreamer
Ezza78
Ezza78
26 January

Wall hanging TV - Melbourne

Wall hanging TV - Melbourne
VIC

Thanks G33kerb0t, but we are not handy! Ha ha. Found someone though so all good.

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Ezza78
Jan 26, 2018 8:49 pm

We had our tiler meeting yesterday, where we went through the with the tiler the different ways of laying the tiles (which direction the grain would run, etc). There's…

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danbiscuit
Jan 26, 2018 7:22 pm
danbiscuit
Doulton777
Doulton777
26 January

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension
VIC
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Yep all sorted. It’s with carpet court. Thank Goodness they had some left over at nsw. He told me they had 110m at their store and 80m at nsw. When I asked if if he…

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Doulton777
Jan 26, 2018 12:07 pm
Doulton777


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