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Jess_Flood
Jess_Flood
24 April

Home group wa Pre start

Home group wa Pre start
WA

Hey guys sorry I've been totally MIA i hadn't quite figured out how to use this thing haha. So just an update, we had our slab go down a week before Christmas last year…

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Jess_Flood
Apr 24, 2017 1:56 pm
Denea
Denea
24 April

Building first home with Homestart in Brabham

Building first home with Homestart in Brabham
WA

Thanks Rabbitburrows. We're really excited. Can't wait to move in now 😊

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Denea
Apr 24, 2017 12:27 pm
Denea
ggeorge
ggeorge
24 April

MetriconHomes Byron 32

MetriconHomes Byron 32
NSW

hi realise that this is a very late reply dont even know if it will reach you? but we are about to build a new house and found the one we like but Metricon 32 Byron but no…

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ggeorge
Apr 24, 2017 11:17 am
MR.india
MR.india
24 April

Jordan Springs East Phase map

Jordan Springs East Phase map
NSW

Yeah.. We saw that in design document, requirement for facade (mix of materials) and professional landscape plan. Our builder is not doing the landscape plan, so we are…

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MR.india
Apr 24, 2017 10:12 am
marz1983
marz1983
24 April

GJ Gardner Mandalay 320 - Southern Highlands - [planning]

GJ Gardner Mandalay 320 - Southern Highlands - [planning]
NSW

Thats interesting that you say its the same owners because there is a $5000 base price difference, I'll have to ask about that. We aren't going to change to too much…

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marz1983
Apr 24, 2017 8:32 am
Jenifermarie
Jenifermarie
23 April

Exterior of house white - thoughts?

Exterior of house white - thoughts?
NSW

We have a lot of white render on our current apartment building. Anywhere it gets lots of sun we have no problem with it. If it's south facing and permanently shadowed…

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Jenifermarie
Apr 23, 2017 10:51 pm
gummz
gummz
23 April

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
NSW

I'm assuming you've used the 3d walk through? You can change the state and see different versions.

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gummz
Apr 23, 2017 9:46 pm
lolly72
lolly72
23 April

"Storm" bricks by PGH

"Storm" bricks by PGH

Hi, just wondering if anyone has built using Storm colour bricks (PGH) and have you had any issues? I have read how some of the bricks are painted and they have chipped…

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lolly72
Apr 23, 2017 7:09 pm
HENRY
HENRY
23 April

Our Acacia34 by Orbit Homes

Our Acacia34 by Orbit Homes
VIC
1, 2

Hey Joelleg6. Lovely layout and nice colour selections. Lots of robe space. I must say that I don't think I could've waited that long for land title. You are very patient.…

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HENRY
Apr 23, 2017 5:47 pm
PDViennaH
PDViennaH
23 April

Vienna 21 porter davis photos pleeeease

Vienna 21 porter davis photos pleeeease
VIC

Hi everyone, I was wondering if anyone here built a PD Vienna 21 built with Hebel (not brick) and Heritage facade? I would appreciate any photos or address where I could…

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PDViennaH
Apr 23, 2017 5:32 pm
wongbruce
wongbruce
23 April

Fairway Drive Kellyville

Fairway Drive Kellyville
NSW

Your solicitor will be able to provide you with these details. It will usually be in the Contract for the Sale of Land or ask your developer. Kind…

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wongbruce
Apr 23, 2017 11:19 am
bugslife
bugslife
23 April

Fairmont Homes NSW

Fairmont Homes NSW
NSW

We're also considering building with them - I'm saving this post to come back to!

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bugslife
Apr 23, 2017 10:17 am
SilentChaos
SilentChaos
23 April

Simonds Prague with Modifications in Melbourne's North

Simonds Prague with Modifications in Melbourne's North
VIC

Thanks for responding guys :-D It really helps reading your posts. @ I've been looking at your posts, really nice reading…

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SilentChaos
Apr 23, 2017 12:54 am
Emmz70
Emmz70
22 April

Montpellier45_Journey

Montpellier45_Journey
VIC
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Oh my goodness. I fully understand!!! Even if you did consider buying other land the prices have skyrocketed I feel for everyone with that long a…

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Emmz70
Apr 22, 2017 8:21 pm

Insp1red H0mes

Insp1red H0mes

Has anyone built with inspired homes since? Keen to hear feedback

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geminithinker
Apr 22, 2017 5:55 pm
buildingonup
buildingonup
22 April

Our first build: "Bridgewater" by Gj's Shoalhaven

Our first build: "Bridgewater" by Gj's Shoalhaven
NSW
1 ... 56, 57, 58

Long time no talk we have all been busy moving in! Hope your house is going well and you are a bit settled. Post pics when you get a chance, I'll do some on mine too :)

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buildingonup
Apr 22, 2017 5:29 pm
san_riri
san_riri
22 April

Lincoln 35 MK2 at Marsden Park

Lincoln 35 MK2 at Marsden Park
NSW

Has anyone built the Lincoln 35 MK2 at Marsden Park - Elara estate?

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san_riri
Apr 22, 2017 1:46 pm
Twandles
Twandles
22 April

Building Bristol 33

Building Bristol 33
NSW

Has anyone got any pictures of butlers pantry they have built with Eden brae also wondering on average how much did people spend at home options thanks

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Twandles
Apr 22, 2017 11:44 am
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
22 April

Need urgent advice...

Need urgent advice...
VIC

Ask your builder how long the electrician has worked for him, say why you have no confidence in the electrician and then discuss the builder's options. 40,000 Australian…

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SaveH2O
Apr 22, 2017 8:56 am
SaveH2O
GLO
GLO
21 April

Building a 3rd Garage

Building a 3rd Garage
NSW

Hi , I'd be going by Council, not CDC. I guess my question is whether building right up to the boundary point is usually accepted by council (noting that the third…

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GLO
Apr 21, 2017 9:03 pm
jasonwg
jasonwg
21 April

exposed-aggregate driveway

exposed-aggregate driveway
NSW

My driveway is 42m2 and cost about $5000 through the builder - colour is batman aggregate, I really like it but was pretty expensive! Had I not gone through the builder it…

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jasonwg
Apr 21, 2017 8:00 pm
jasonwg
kylz4
kylz4
21 April

Varying mortar thickness - what are our options?

Varying mortar thickness - what are our options?
NSW

We are having similar issues with out of spec bed joints all over our bricked area and we are quite close to coastal area!! Our builder was talking about financial…

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kylz4
Apr 21, 2017 5:42 pm
mrsroc
mrsroc
21 April

Metro Property Development SA

Metro Property Development SA
SA

Hi I have just received my working plans and about to start selections. I have in the last 2 days sent 2 emails to my Selections Consultant and she has responded to me…

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mrsroc
Apr 21, 2017 4:05 pm
OurLindrum52
OurLindrum52
21 April

Backyard size

Backyard size
NSW
1, 2

Well we did plan to have a pool down that side and the house has screw piers, but of course funds ran out for the pool! The pond is only 250mm deep and it's manly above…

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OurLindrum52
Apr 21, 2017 1:55 pm
Joker
Joker
21 April

building contract

building contract

BE, from this forum does pre contract inspections also. Sent from my Redmi 4 using Tapatalk

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Joker
Apr 21, 2017 12:50 pm
fiat10
fiat10
21 April

GJ Gardner Mandalay 338

GJ Gardner Mandalay 338
QLD
1 ... 18, 19, 20

5*, but that didn't take into account the solar that we put on as we did that external to the contract.

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fiat10
Apr 21, 2017 10:24 am
amiarm
amiarm
21 April

Who is building with Blue Tongue homes

Who is building with Blue Tongue homes
NSW

Hi all, There is little or no information on this forum about Blue tongue homes - http://www.bluetonguehomes.com.au/ Anyone building with blue tongue homes in Sydney…

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amiarm
Apr 21, 2017 10:14 am
scubabe
scubabe
21 April

Noosa 20 - North Habour

Noosa 20 - North Habour
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

11 weeks?? that's insane!!! Very fast worker bees you had on your build :) Now if you could just send them down to Charlibear and her GJ build near Lismore where it's been…

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scubabe
Apr 21, 2017 9:01 am
scubabe

Retaining Walls

Retaining Walls
NSW

If its on the weather side you would do better to retain adjacent to the fence and away from your footings Sorry no photos..But I can recommend to others the correct…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Apr 21, 2017 7:56 am
StructuralBIMGuy
SkyJay
SkyJay
21 April

Our 1st build

Our 1st build
NSW

We are building our first home with Coral and have chosen the Casuarina 30. Our land has settled and we have just completed all our Tile, electrical and colour selections.…

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SkyJay
Apr 21, 2017 3:01 am
Twandles
Twandles
20 April

Edenbrae bristol brick choices

Edenbrae bristol brick choices
NSW

Hi everyone I in colour selection stage does anyone have any pictures they could share of their bricks we are building bristol 33 with Fairview facade also any tips on…

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Twandles
Apr 20, 2017 10:39 pm
Noelle1986
Noelle1986
20 April

Oracle platinum home Hamilton 257

Oracle platinum home Hamilton 257
QLD
1 ... 19, 20, 21

Chris the new construction manager hes great

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Noelle1986
Apr 20, 2017 6:47 pm
sinbox
sinbox
20 April

Porter Davis - Marbella 42

Porter Davis - Marbella 42
VIC

Don't know much about traffic management, but site costs really vary for every block and is dependent on various factors such as soil quality, amount of fill on the block etc...

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sinbox
Apr 20, 2017 5:57 pm
algernon
algernon
20 April

Personalised Plans - Help - Lower Chittering Build

Personalised Plans - Help - Lower Chittering Build
WA

Maybe you can talk to him about the square house - there's a little bit more work involved with hips/valleys, but it's generally not significant in terms of a house cost -…

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algernon
Apr 20, 2017 1:18 pm
sencillez
sencillez
20 April

Building a Sandringham by Porter Davis

Building a Sandringham by Porter Davis
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hi newhouse101, would you mind sharing the facade name of your sandringham? Thanks in advance :)

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sencillez
Apr 20, 2017 8:46 am

Street Appeal was one thing that was really important to us, We decided to choose the Torquay Facade. We almost chose the Burleigh Facade but I wasn't a fan of the three…

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keepitreal
Apr 20, 2017 8:26 am
Joker
Joker
19 April

Dispensation/setbacks - how likely?

Dispensation/setbacks - how likely?
VIC

Our front porch which is quite large is only 2 metres from start of our block, it got counted as part of landscaping as decks in our area go right up to footpaths, based…

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Joker
Apr 19, 2017 9:56 pm
Ellen ea
Ellen ea
19 April

Aegean 430 from mainvue - lockup stage pics added

Aegean 430 from mainvue - lockup stage pics added
VIC
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Hi Narrewarren01 do you mind sharing pictures of your kitchen complete as l have the same ideas as you regarding bigger kitchen window splashback and having the cooktop…

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Ellen ea
Apr 19, 2017 9:28 pm
Ellen ea
mrsdoe
mrsdoe
19 April

Few minor issues with build in Aveley

Few minor issues with build in Aveley
WA

I don't like the look of that timber beam either, that's an awful big defect in the timber I'd be getting a registered builder to do an inspection of the roof…

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mrsdoe
Apr 19, 2017 9:23 pm
mrsdoe
rsanand
rsanand
19 April

how to find information related to Storm-water drain depth,

how to find information related to Storm-water drain depth,
VIC

Thanks fortunately there is a company that the builders use to collect all those information on behalf of the builder, the information was delayed, it arrived couple of…

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rsanand
Apr 19, 2017 5:41 pm
Adasiyan
Adasiyan
19 April

Beachwood Constructions Melbourne

Beachwood Constructions Melbourne
VIC

We are also starting the process to build with Beachwood Constructions - i've started a thread where i'll update on our experience and progress with them.

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Adasiyan
Apr 19, 2017 3:57 pm
cbboy
cbboy
19 April

Simon Homes

Simon Homes
VIC

Get your contracts checked by a professional. Owner is unprofessional and a bully, and be careful with the so called "flexibility" - I got stung. Workmanship is poor,…

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cbboy
Apr 19, 2017 11:09 am
lys245
lys245
19 April

Anyone building with Bellriver Homes at The Heights, Riverst

Anyone building with Bellriver Homes at The Heights, Riverst
NSW

Hello fellow homeone members! Just wondering if anyone here has bought a house & land package at The Heights, in Riverstone? Looking to chat with future neighbours and…

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lys245
Apr 19, 2017 10:50 am
Spooky8080
Spooky8080
18 April

Garage Door opener

Garage Door opener
NSW

Just wondering what brand/model garage door opener does clarendon use.

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Spooky8080
Apr 18, 2017 9:47 pm
Twandles
Twandles
18 April

Building Eden Brae Bristol 31??

Building Eden Brae Bristol 31??
NSW
1, 2

We have gone the Fairview facade we have pretty much totally changed the house we made it wider then extended the lounge room and sunk it we extended the pantry then…

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Twandles
Apr 18, 2017 7:38 pm


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