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arcadelt
arcadelt
8 June

Masterwall - Resale impacts

Masterwall - Resale impacts
WA

http://www.architectureanddesign.com.au/features/features-articles/what-s-with-perth-s-addiction-to-double-brick-buil

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arcadelt
Jun 08, 2017 5:11 pm
kimsugong
kimsugong
8 June

Building our family home - Hervey Bay

Building our family home - Hervey Bay
QLD

Where are you building. We have our land in River Heads and cant wait until our house is sold down south so we can begin! Your home looks wonderful!

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kimsugong
Jun 08, 2017 4:42 pm
p.dark
p.dark
8 June

Building Hudson with Simonds at North Melbourne

Building Hudson with Simonds at North Melbourne
VIC
1, 2

Our land was titled late last month and only thing left was building permit. Just got email for water connection. Hopefully next week will be the start

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p.dark
Jun 08, 2017 2:03 pm
Schumi
Schumi
8 June

BrissyGals Plantation Sahara Vogue Q1

BrissyGals Plantation Sahara Vogue Q1
QLD

Hi Lovepub.... I have a same question to you, as we r thinking of building the mirage vogue Q1, would u mind to share how much u were quoted for base house price and how…

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Schumi
Jun 08, 2017 1:54 pm
Horse
Horse
8 June

Building Simonds Prague in QLD

Building Simonds Prague in QLD
QLD
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Yes i have cassie. The gen mgr's excuse now is something could happen along the way and there are things that they will do and not do that is in the spreadsheet. I went…

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Horse
Jun 08, 2017 6:28 am
Orpheus
Orpheus
8 June

KDRB Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney) - We are in!

KDRB Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney) - We are in!
NSW
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Aw I was just about to buy some grout sealant so I can apply it over the long weekend

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Orpheus
Jun 08, 2017 6:24 am
Orpheus

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 at Canungra QLD

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 at Canungra QLD
QLD
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I was desperately hoping your land was registered!! Praying your land is registered asap!! GJ Gardner Modified Coolum 277 http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=83643

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charlibear
Jun 07, 2017 8:51 pm
charlibear
kylie_89
kylie_89
7 June

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell
VIC
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Thanks for the tip. I contacted the supplier (I was concerned as I'm using the off white) who is providing the sand/cement and they advised during summer it could be an…

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kylie_89
Jun 07, 2017 7:11 pm

Hi all :) seeking some clarification as our SS won't get back to us untill tomorrow which is fine. We have just started having our render done and I have noticed this…

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ThomsoA
Jun 07, 2017 7:04 pm
ruraldoc
ruraldoc
7 June

Building home first time

Building home first time

Hey Ravi Congratulations on joining in on the new home build journey! I feel like a bit of a veteran after taking about 12-18 months to date with our build journey (i.e.…

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ruraldoc
Jun 07, 2017 4:01 pm
ruraldoc

Small update some 15 months later. Looking back plants at the front sure have taken off! Grass is on and off with its greenieness We also had crimsafe…

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agf18
Jun 07, 2017 3:30 pm
agf18
Yuicie
Yuicie
7 June

Stellar in Box hill from Jandson Homes

Stellar in Box hill from Jandson Homes
NSW

Hi everyone, Just starting building stellar L+H from Jandson homes in box hill. Sadly that design collection place has just builded in Riverstone after I selected…

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Yuicie
Jun 07, 2017 2:59 pm

Clyde Springs estate- Clyde North

Clyde Springs estate- Clyde North
VIC

We are building in Meridian - Clyde North. Stage 3. Land title in couple of months.

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bhutani.sumit
Jun 07, 2017 2:07 pm

Sure, I will. so far Burbank process is smooth. I'm impressed with their engineering plan to put Waffle raft(Hybrid Raft) for class P site. Documentation to be verfied…

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siouxsam
Jun 07, 2017 12:13 pm

Tomcats build in mount barker

Tomcats build in mount barker
SA

I do understand what you mean with the encumbrances. When we got the design guidelines it made a stop and consider if this is really what we wanted. But at then end of the…

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Tomcat1983
Jun 07, 2017 11:52 am
Aegean430
Aegean430
7 June

Canterbury - Final Stages

Canterbury - Final Stages
VIC
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Land is due this month hopefully so just waiting on soil & survey then contracts & final drawings will be ready. Got developer approval last week, so that's one box…

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Aegean430
Jun 07, 2017 11:33 am
Aegean430
kylie_89
kylie_89
7 June

Rawdon Hill

Rawdon Hill
VIC

Anyone built or in the process at the moment? I am commencing next month :)

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kylie_89
Jun 07, 2017 12:32 am

In Victoria your right to reasonable entry overrides contra

In Victoria your right to reasonable entry overrides contra
VIC

It is correct that domestic building contracts act 1995 states that owner has right of entry at any reasonable time (and that will trump any prohibition in the contract).…

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building-expert
Jun 06, 2017 8:19 pm
building-expert
voz
voz
6 June

The Hills Of Carmel, Box Hill NSW

The Hills Of Carmel, Box Hill NSW
NSW

Personally, I think you can't go wrong with Box Hill at least if you invest now! - not after a couple of years; it will all be up by then.

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voz
Jun 06, 2017 5:54 pm
Jadeypox
Jadeypox
6 June

Home Building Blogs

Home Building Blogs
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www.twentythreesquares.wordpress.com this is my blog for our build with Boutique Homes in Victoria! Check it out!

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Jadeypox
Jun 06, 2017 3:51 pm
HHome
HHome
6 June

Anyone building in Plenty Gorge Views estate, South Morang

Anyone building in Plenty Gorge Views estate, South Morang
VIC

Hello Neighbors, Have you recently heard any update from the developers? It has been almost 7 weeks from their last update. Thanks

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HHome
Jun 06, 2017 1:14 pm
Nawsome
Nawsome
6 June

Building my first home - Suggestions on a builder in SA

Building my first home - Suggestions on a builder in SA
SA

I'm vary of contributions - as I feel that you will pay for it somewhere else, but there is a company at Blakes Crossing where they are advertising that they pay your rent…

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Nawsome
Jun 06, 2017 12:19 pm
Nawsome
wongbruce
wongbruce
6 June

Price increase

Price increase
NSW

Well I can tell you from experience with Eden Brae and Casaview Homes as I'm building with both of these companies even though if the land registration is delayed they…

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wongbruce
Jun 06, 2017 5:32 am

Greenway Estate, Colebee - Community Corner

Greenway Estate, Colebee - Community Corner
NSW
1 ... 51, 52, 53

Hi all Is there anyone else asked to pay $ 13k for the delay in registration/ labour cost increase by the builder? My builder is Champion homes. My house is almost…

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Greenway33
Jun 05, 2017 10:32 pm
asha27
asha27
5 June

Building Simonds Express - Westbury Premium - East Estate

Building Simonds Express - Westbury Premium - East Estate
VIC

We didn't build an express however ours has only taken. 13 weeksish so far. We have had a few, especially with our electrical. They have done a really poor job with…

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asha27
Jun 05, 2017 5:04 pm
asha27
usha
usha
5 June

Who is building with Bell River Homes in Schofields NSW?

Who is building with Bell River Homes in Schofields NSW?
NSW
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Hi, I have brought H&L package with bell river homes. Any suggestions. I am about to sign my contact in few weeks time. Can anyone tell me about quality? Do they deliver…

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usha
Jun 05, 2017 4:51 pm

Much harder to get in now, with everything being locked up. Managed to sneak in, and take some pictures. Internal painting has begun!!! Some areas I noticed small…

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Jun 05, 2017 4:45 pm
ruraldoc
ruraldoc
5 June

Our first build northern NSW with coral homes

Our first build northern NSW with coral homes
NSW
1 ... 24, 25, 26

Yay for house coming together!! It looks like an awesome mess of packages and boxes to have! And happy belated birthday! Mr 22.

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ruraldoc
Jun 05, 2017 3:59 pm
ruraldoc

Building a Darley 23 with Clarendon Homes

Building a Darley 23 with Clarendon Homes
NSW

Hi, Im also building with claredon homes- darley23 @jordan spring east. My exp so for has being good. Have you completed your colours/Tender? what is the inclusion you…

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JS east 1I
Jun 05, 2017 3:10 pm
JayCee24
JayCee24
5 June

First Home - New Generation Homes or Homegroup WA

First Home - New Generation Homes or Homegroup WA
WA

Our Valuations came back 20k under, sales guy tried to make us remove things. I didn't budge and I knew the only way out was declined finance, as per mortgage broker if…

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JayCee24
Jun 05, 2017 12:54 pm
Nishk
Nishk
5 June

Building a Waldorf or Marriot by Porter Davis

Building a Waldorf or Marriot by Porter Davis
VIC
1 ... 416, 417, 418

I was thinking of the Sterling, as building in Keilor. Which is an old suburb with big brick houses and the street has good street appeal. Was not…

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Nishk
Jun 05, 2017 12:53 pm
Nishk
Nishk
5 June

Waldorf Grange Facade

Waldorf Grange Facade
VIC

Hi Guys, I am new to this group. We are deciding to build the waldorf grange. But can't decide on the facade. We are building with Hebel, so it is fully rendered. My wife…

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Nishk
Jun 05, 2017 11:47 am

WHY DO BUILDERS TREAT YOU LIKE A NUMBER - AUSBUILD BRISBANE

WHY DO BUILDERS TREAT YOU LIKE A NUMBER - AUSBUILD BRISBANE
QLD

General feedback has been good quality in some estates, but they do take their time. Most of the time, salesman will be nice to you so long as there is a chance to get…

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KangaBanga
Jun 04, 2017 6:56 pm
Kadyno
Kadyno
4 June

McDonald jones Lyndhurst

McDonald jones Lyndhurst
NSW

No problems shar, you can come and have a look. My email is thealexander5@bigpond.com. If you email me I can give you my mobile Number

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Kadyno
Jun 04, 2017 6:05 pm
Twandles
Twandles
4 June

Edenbrae electrical

Edenbrae electrical
NSW

I have pm you let me know if you get it thank you so much

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Twandles
Jun 04, 2017 3:32 pm

Built on a corner block in Melbourne. Moved in pics

Built on a corner block in Melbourne. Moved in pics
VIC
1 ... 29, 30, 31

I love bulbs! They are such a surprise when they come up (even though you planted them!) They will look gorgeous!

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MoniqueElizabeth
Jun 04, 2017 2:25 pm
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beac_faith
Jun 04, 2017 8:31 am
wongbruce
wongbruce
4 June

Exterior colours ..... I think

Exterior colours ..... I think

We are building with Eden Brae and they are pretty good. We had an interior designer assigned to us as well James Treble and he helped us greatly after we chosen the tile…

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wongbruce
Jun 04, 2017 8:28 am

Our Noosa 25 MKII

Our Noosa 25 MKII
NSW

Congrats on the slab. Are the frames up yet? GJ Gardner Modified Coolum 277 http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=83643

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charlibear
Jun 04, 2017 8:14 am
charlibear

Rawson Homes charges too much on provsional allowance

Rawson Homes charges too much on provsional allowance
NSW

How did you go with this? I was told at tender that the provisional allowance is just a guess and if it is more you have to pay the extra, if it is less you pay the lower rate.

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philbert83
Jun 04, 2017 7:39 am
bini
bini
3 June

Simonds Homes - Manhattan Build

Simonds Homes - Manhattan Build
VIC

Hi puddlete, Same pinch we too are building our new home witg same floor plan

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bini
Jun 03, 2017 11:16 pm
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pisces4crabb
Jun 03, 2017 9:31 pm
Horsegirl
Horsegirl
3 June

rural or country builders

rural or country builders
WA

We are 4 months in our build with Rural Building Company, in Wandi. So far its all been excellent!

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Horsegirl
Jun 03, 2017 5:13 pm
qebtel
qebtel
3 June

Frames without timber noggings?

Frames without timber noggings?

Nogging should go in as the frame is being done and be part of the completed frame before anything else happens. If brickwork is going on Id query why the nogging is not in..

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qebtel
Jun 03, 2017 4:34 pm
SilentBoB
SilentBoB
3 June

HGWA in Calleya Estate

HGWA in Calleya Estate
WA
1, 2, 3

The first step to being on your way!

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SilentBoB
Jun 03, 2017 2:38 pm
SilentBoB

House is almost completion. Heading down to Melb to do the final inspection and then off for holidays for 3 weeks. Anyone have a good checklist of things to go through…

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Sizz_G39
Jun 03, 2017 10:43 am
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Jess_89
Jun 02, 2017 10:54 pm
Jess_89
vanessal
vanessal
2 June

WOS Appointments

WOS Appointments
VIC

Hi There I am building a Marbella 42. Could anyone give me an indication of what their tile spend was? I have 3 bathrooms, powder room and laundry. I found National Tiles…

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vanessal
Jun 02, 2017 10:43 pm
Ezza78
Ezza78
2 June

Metricon Denver 47 - Handover 2nd June

Metricon Denver 47 - Handover 2nd June
VIC
1 ... 15, 16, 17

4 kids under 5, that's impressive! Congrats, your house looks amazing! Enjoy!!!

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Ezza78
Jun 02, 2017 10:18 pm


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