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Some photos of the tiling... Floor plan of main bedroom and ensuite/WIR Main ensuite - toilet top right, left wall is feature dark tile with free standing oval…

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pbwhi0
Aug 19, 2018 7:21 pm
pbwhi0
Tajana
Tajana
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Plantation Homes - Trinity Lux Q1 @ Thornlands

Plantation Homes - Trinity Lux Q1 @ Thornlands
QLD
1, 2

Thank you, I did it all by my self lol. I am a little worried about the outside paint colour selection, but will wait until it’s fonished before I stress . Your house…

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Tajana
Aug 19, 2018 6:32 pm
Tajana

So we have been in for about 10 days and starting to get things sorted. Still lots of boxes in the garage, but the house is starting to feel like home. Kitchen Family…

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bestspecials
Aug 19, 2018 6:26 pm
bestspecials

Visited the house today. First row of bricks have been done. Some areas I’ll ask about. Plumbing roughin has been completed. That looks good. Electrical was meant…

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BrentandAllison
Aug 19, 2018 3:38 pm
BrentandAllison
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mpricecs
Aug 19, 2018 7:51 am

Oh we had a few along the way too. But wood hill is so close. I love this area and it felt like it was never going to happen but now I can see it all coming together. If…

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cass_rox
Aug 17, 2018 7:43 pm
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Corallake
Aug 17, 2018 7:21 pm
Corallake

we have our colour selection in July 2018. Before colour selection we have done to each supplier to look and feel the stuff and what options are available. Just ask your…

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nafeesra
Aug 16, 2018 4:48 pm
207 de
207 de
16 August

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
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When I'm home (FIFO) live close to ride my bike past almost daily

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207 de
Aug 16, 2018 3:21 pm
gr8ly
gr8ly
16 August

SETTLING IN - Valeco - Polished Concrete + Monochrome

SETTLING IN - Valeco - Polished Concrete + Monochrome
QLD
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these pics also display your amazing floors! i wish we went polished concrete now. Are you getting rugs?

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gr8ly
Aug 16, 2018 12:05 pm
gr8ly

Was going for a mid century/modern flat or near flat roofed design. Colour throughout the home is whites (titaniums, surfmists, lexicon) and greys (charcoal, stormfront)…

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207 de
Aug 16, 2018 10:41 am
candiceb
candiceb
14 August

Miami 31- Brighton Homes- Northern Gold Coast

Miami 31- Brighton Homes- Northern Gold Coast
QLD
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sorry ive been sesrching brighton again and realised i didnt see your reply. the proce per m2 spunds great :) thanks for taking the time to reply

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candiceb
Aug 14, 2018 9:44 pm

Is it me or is the slab very close to the fence? I'm hoping they pour dirt up to the height of the lowest horizontal? I'm not sure if I should bring in an independent…

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pandibabi
Aug 14, 2018 5:00 pm
pandibabi
ethan870
ethan870
13 August

Coral Homes Noosa 23 MK11 in SEQ - Week 7

Coral Homes Noosa 23 MK11 in SEQ - Week 7
QLD
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Nice color. do you mind sharing the upgrades cost of the polar white silk for the kitchen ? thanks

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ethan870
Aug 13, 2018 11:02 am
allblaqk
allblaqk
10 August

Coral Homes Avoca 20 - Ripley QLD

Coral Homes Avoca 20 - Ripley QLD
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Looks great, love the dark tile/counter combo How exciting for handover, quickest build ever

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allblaqk
Aug 10, 2018 9:39 pm
allblaqk
ljkershaw
ljkershaw
10 August

Spectrum Homes. Acreage, Gold Coast

Spectrum Homes. Acreage, Gold Coast
QLD

Hi, Would be interested in an update on your build progress. We are preparing to sign a contract with Spectrum Homes... Thank you :)

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ljkershaw
Aug 10, 2018 7:10 am
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ASJ1981
Aug 09, 2018 4:36 pm
ASJ1981
Valandra
Valandra
8 August

Ellison 30s Bridgeman Downs with Ausbuild

Ellison 30s Bridgeman Downs with Ausbuild
QLD
1, 2

Awesome thanks, that's better than I was expecting. I did see the offending tree today, unfortunate!

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Valandra
Aug 08, 2018 9:34 pm
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Aug 07, 2018 9:36 pm
djblurr
djblurr
7 August

Porter Davis Electrical and outsourcing!!??

Porter Davis Electrical and outsourcing!!??
QLD

Hi guys, We aren't quite at the world of style stage yet but expect to in the next 2 months or so. I'm hearing a lot of murmurs that the PD electrical is quite expensive…

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djblurr
Aug 07, 2018 11:46 am

We have paint! Went up to the house over the weekend and was surprised to see painters onsite doing the exterior. All they have left to paint upstairs is the down pipes…

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lilbza
Aug 06, 2018 9:45 am
lilbza

Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260
QLD
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We are fast approaching out 12 month mark! Super exciting. But that also means it’s time to get the builders back through for the post handover inspection. For piece of…

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1sttimer_stoneridge
Aug 05, 2018 10:20 am
1sttimer_stoneridge
Harrington
Harrington
3 August

Building with Ausbuild at Harrington Estate, Bridgeman Downs

Building with Ausbuild at Harrington Estate, Bridgeman Downs
QLD

Anyhow, this has been resolved legally and Ausbuild will now erect the fence when they preciously refused to. Just in the past week I have had a list of further issues…

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Harrington
Aug 03, 2018 8:26 pm
joph
joph
31 July

Seville 30 - Plantation Homes QLD

Seville 30 - Plantation Homes QLD
QLD
1, 2, 3

Hi SDP, How much you paid to install driveway and other concreting work?Can you share contact details of tradies. Thanks, Jo

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joph
Jul 31, 2018 8:05 am
Majory
Majory
30 July

Our new home by Pantha Homes

Our new home by Pantha Homes
QLD

Thanks, I’m sure it will be great in the end. I hope your build goes well 😀

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Majory
Jul 30, 2018 8:18 pm
Sam358gav
Sam358gav
30 July

Anyone building/built with Pantha Homes ?

Anyone building/built with Pantha Homes ?
QLD

Don’t waste your time, we are currently building with them and it’s the worst mistake we ever made. Customer service is an absolute disgrace. Build is meant to be at…

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Sam358gav
Jul 30, 2018 5:19 pm
Renman
Renman
29 July

Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate
QLD
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Congrats on the move. Agree that your kitchen splash back looks fantastic

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Renman
Jul 29, 2018 9:44 am
Renman
brodav83
brodav83
27 July

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Life after handover

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Life after handover
QLD
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Just spotted this, we are going through the process at the moment. Its actually something you need to talk to your lender about. Some lenders (like ours) want the final…

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brodav83
Jul 27, 2018 1:54 pm
dulie
dulie
26 July

Plantation Mirage Vogue Q1 Build - Sherwood, QLD

Plantation Mirage Vogue Q1 Build - Sherwood, QLD
QLD
1, 2

Excellent! Looking forward to the pics. I'm about to break dirt with Plantation on a build soon, excited to get thing cracking!

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dulie
Jul 26, 2018 10:19 am
dulie
vn88
vn88
25 July

Cement Rendering over Termite Barrier

Cement Rendering over Termite Barrier
QLD

Hey guys! Sorry if this is in the wrong place. I've moved into my new home about 8 months ago and have recently gotten the facade rendered along with the patio in the…

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vn88
Jul 25, 2018 7:16 am
david s
david s
24 July

Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE

Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE
QLD
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This builder is building on a subdivided block near me in an established suburb. Site cut Sep 2017, frames Nov 2017 and only now getting close to PC. Looks like it's…

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david s
Jul 24, 2018 10:19 am
CC7
CC7
23 July

Building a modified Grange 25 - Coral Homes - Brisbane

Building a modified Grange 25 - Coral Homes - Brisbane
QLD
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You could fit a house on that ;). We refer to our yard as a “yard” haha

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CC7
Jul 23, 2018 11:57 pm
CC7
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reaver
Jul 23, 2018 9:09 pm
reaver

The facade from the final plans

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neg
Jul 23, 2018 3:20 pm

Coral Homes - Modified Grange 29

Coral Homes - Modified Grange 29
QLD
1 ... 15, 16, 17

I love your floorboards! What is it called and is it part of the Coral homes selection?

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carrot_stix
Jul 22, 2018 4:41 pm
carrot_stix
TiredHalo
TiredHalo
21 July

Boston 38 | Coral Homes

Boston 38 | Coral Homes
QLD

Yesterday our land was finally priced, and comes with a nice incentive bonus of $3,000 off if we are building with a builder at their display village (which we are). Now…

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TiredHalo
Jul 21, 2018 8:26 am
TiredHalo
gr8ly
gr8ly
18 July

Valeco first time build North Brisbane

Valeco first time build North Brisbane
QLD
1, 2, 3

haha no please overshare! we might not be having a smooth run, but im glad to hear others are. Our electrical is being installed this week which is exciting. Hoping to…

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gr8ly
Jul 18, 2018 8:41 pm
gr8ly
Nublette
Nublette
18 July

Redbank Plains Custom Build: Homes by CMA

Redbank Plains Custom Build: Homes by CMA
QLD

Thanks Alymei! I lost my internet for 3 days which have been the longest 3 days ever! haha I take it for granted until its gone and then I hardly know what to do with…

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Nublette
Jul 18, 2018 12:55 pm
Nublette
reaver
reaver
17 July

Porter Davis upgrades

Porter Davis upgrades
QLD

See existing thread here. Some of the things you listed might have been already mentioned in that thread its just a matter of searching within it. viewtopic.php?f=31&t=54817

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reaver
Jul 17, 2018 10:51 am
reaver
allblaqk
allblaqk
17 July

A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast
QLD
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We went silver grey and I love it. My friends have real wood look though and it looks awesome. Black will show a lot of marks and dirt, I wanted dark but our builder…

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allblaqk
Jul 17, 2018 10:04 am
allblaqk

It’s been 3 months since handover! Where has the time gone? It honestly didn’t take long to make this house feel like home. Every time we add something, it just…

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xjanex
Jul 15, 2018 5:19 pm
xjanex
Fysh
Fysh
13 July

ANYONE BUILT WITH "STEVE PARCELL HOMES" IN QLD? ANY GOOD??

ANYONE BUILT WITH "STEVE PARCELL HOMES" IN QLD? ANY GOOD??
QLD

The build itself was pretty great. We have been palmed off on a number of concerns. We have had no smoke detectors for 2 years because the constantly false alarm and…

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Fysh
Jul 13, 2018 12:30 pm
alexp79
alexp79
10 July

Dream House Cost?

Dream House Cost?
QLD

Hmm. Looks like Mr. Klueless1993 is not only a young dreamer, but has just put everything he would learn on the Internet or from the magazines about rock star/Hollywood…

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alexp79
Jul 10, 2018 1:51 am

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
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How's. This.... We have 3 bathrooms each shower has a recess which holds shampoo etc. We wanted tiled 300 x 400. We got 250 x 370 and all three varied in dimensions.…

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michaelyoni64
Jul 04, 2018 9:04 pm

Feeling like a serious ameteur

Feeling like a serious ameteur
QLD

Klueless1993 You will need to start by putting up a 2D Sketch or 3D Image? alexp79 must have money to burn?

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jul 04, 2018 8:20 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Stylemaster WRI 305 MOD - Karalee QLD (First Home)

Stylemaster WRI 305 MOD - Karalee QLD (First Home)
QLD
1, 2, 3

Ahh okay, yea that makes sense. That will be incredibly frustrating for you though, if you have your finished house sitting there and your unable to move in :(

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sunnycoastfirstbuild
Jul 03, 2018 6:20 pm

Metricon vs Stylemaster

Metricon vs Stylemaster
QLD

We are currently building with Stylemaster and would reccomend them. We had a few niggly issues during admin stage but nothing too bad and we have been happy with our…

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sunnycoastfirstbuild
Jul 03, 2018 6:18 pm

Our Stylemaster Baybreeze 27 view BP

Our Stylemaster Baybreeze 27 view BP
QLD
1, 2, 3

Thank you Nublette :) we are ridiculously excited for PCI, especually because we are locked out atm and most likely won't be able to go inside untill then. I'm not…

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sunnycoastfirstbuild
Jul 03, 2018 6:15 pm

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