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G.J. Gardner Bridgewater Modified build in QLD

G.J. Gardner Bridgewater Modified build in QLD
QLD

Just about to build with GJ Gardener Hobart West, Pacific 208 express range with executive facade. Good luck with your build, I'll be following the progress :)

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barrybulb
Dec 09, 2019 7:59 pm
iTool
iTool
6 December

Valeco Homes

Valeco Homes
QLD
1 ... 8, 9, 10

We had already initiated the complaint process with QBCC for a range of defects. QBCC found in our favour on all accounts, an insurance claim was approved, tender awarded…

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iTool
Dec 06, 2019 10:25 pm
Berek
Berek
6 December

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne
QLD
1, 2

Unfortunately no matter who was nice, the only person who counts is the planner who appraised your plans. Any advice needs to be in writing to hold water. I went through…

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Berek
Dec 06, 2019 8:21 pm
Jualusaha
Jualusaha
6 December

Home Building Blogs

Home Building Blogs
1 ... 75, 76, 77

hi, Are you also interested to include my blog in the list? we discuss about buying and selling

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Jualusaha
Dec 06, 2019 1:52 pm
rose gold
rose gold
6 December

Clarendon Fairmont 35, hamptons facade

Clarendon Fairmont 35, hamptons facade
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Rhetti...your house and pool is so gorgeous...the quality control looks so professional and top notch! Did you have many defects in Pre Inspection?

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rose gold
Dec 06, 2019 8:19 am
KingTaco
KingTaco
29 November

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Handover!!

Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Handover!!
QLD
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Exactly like Rhetti said. My contract ended up being about $85k more than the intial advertised price (and that even included promotional offers), but there were some…

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KingTaco
Nov 29, 2019 4:59 pm
KingTaco
Norfolk
Norfolk
26 November

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
1 ... 32, 33, 34

You are upsetting your ss’s performance KPI’s by finding defects mid build. He needs to keep the job moving by issuing new contract call ups for material deliveries…

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Norfolk
Nov 26, 2019 10:55 am
indo26slate
indo26slate
25 November

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 575, 576, 577

Me too, I haven't signed on yet. Where abouts are you building?

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indo26slate
Nov 25, 2019 8:35 am
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
23 November

Coral Bahama 50 - heavily modified

Coral Bahama 50 - heavily modified
QLD

This isn't unusual and is industry wide. A lot of new home buyers don't have their contract checked :(. The contract and build quality are separate. The build quality…

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SaveH2O
Nov 23, 2019 9:25 am
SaveH2O
Harweeeee
Harweeeee
21 November

First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes

First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes
QLD
1 ... 29, 30, 31

Just found this thread, I'm from the area and think I saw this on the market this year and when I was looking at the kitchen in this thread I was like wait... I've seen…

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Harweeeee
Nov 21, 2019 5:30 pm
Harweeeee
DanC
DanC
21 November

Harrington - AusBuild

Harrington - AusBuild
QLD

Hi AlCaLuJo2 Did you end up taking some updated photos of your facade? I am considering the same facade on another Ausbuild design however they seem to be quite…

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DanC
Nov 21, 2019 2:07 pm
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hayleyRetreat305
Nov 20, 2019 12:44 am
l_vanslyke
l_vanslyke
13 November

Termite systems - Coral homes Ripley

Termite systems - Coral homes Ripley
QLD

You're more than welcome! Let us know how you go.

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l_vanslyke
Nov 13, 2019 9:31 am
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theRealDeal
Nov 11, 2019 8:02 pm

Might be because I posted it a while ago, Here's another one

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em-n-craig
Nov 09, 2019 1:21 pm
bpratt
bpratt
9 November

Things you forget - summary page 32

Things you forget - summary page 32
1 ... 55, 56, 57

Nor have I. I do know in my old house because the cold water pipes inside the ceiling were mounted high, and therefore closer to the zincalume roof,…

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bpratt
Nov 09, 2019 10:32 am
stellabella
stellabella
6 November

Stellabella's second build - work stopped...again - 1 month+

Stellabella's second build - work stopped...again - 1 month+
QLD
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Well...I'm finally in. A lot has happened, my (now ex) husband and I separated, so I'm moving in to the house by myself, with the baby. Basically we will have to sell it…

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stellabella
Nov 06, 2019 10:45 am
stellabella
indo26slate
indo26slate
4 November

Has anyone built with Plan Build Homes?

Has anyone built with Plan Build Homes?
QLD
1, 2

I'll send you a private message with my number

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indo26slate
Nov 04, 2019 6:59 pm
Mumzee
Mumzee
31 October

Anyone building with Tribute homes?

Anyone building with Tribute homes?
QLD

Hey Joey c Also new to this forum…

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Mumzee
Oct 31, 2019 11:31 pm

I have missed to get an extra junction box for front garden lighting. Now I am looking for options how to achieve this. 1. I have a power point (PP) in the balcony…

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Clean
Oct 30, 2019 2:52 pm
ST-Hardy
ST-Hardy
29 October

Coral Homes / Milan 24 / South Brisbane - First build

Coral Homes / Milan 24 / South Brisbane - First build
QLD
1, 2, 3

We're not from Brisbane, we're in Port Macquarie so its just a local builder here. But you will find independent builders up there will be the same

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ST-Hardy
Oct 29, 2019 8:09 pm
ST-Hardy
Harweeeee
Harweeeee
28 October

G J Gardner or Coral Homes Flagstone, Jimboomba QLD

G J Gardner or Coral Homes Flagstone, Jimboomba QLD
QLD

That's great! It doesn't sound like major issues with the door and paint either. If we go with Coral i'm hoping to get a good site supervisor. So far, i've only heard…

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Harweeeee
Oct 28, 2019 2:12 pm
Harweeeee
Tamara1975
Tamara1975
21 October

Steel frames - Coral homes

Steel frames - Coral homes
QLD

Our neighbors have a steel frame home and it is noisy but a different sound to those videos. Apparently it is the steel expanding and contracting. We can hear it from our…

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Tamara1975
Oct 21, 2019 6:21 pm
Mamz
Mamz
21 October

Show us your facade...

Show us your facade...
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Title: Best Coffee shop in Amsterdam Description: Located in Amsterdam, this coffeeshop is relaxed and unpretentious, though it is by no means basic. Paintings and…

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Mamz
Oct 21, 2019 3:29 pm
Mamz
JoePathan
JoePathan
19 October

Brand new house garage cracks

Brand new house garage cracks
QLD

mvlouman Hi Any updates on this case?

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JoePathan
Oct 19, 2019 6:21 pm
Bespokebuilding
Bespokebuilding
14 October

Slab scarring

Slab scarring
QLD

Hi Trimega, Is there any way you could make the photo up so we could try to help you? Regards, Dan www.bespokebuildingconsultants.com.au Instagram @bespokebuildingconsultants

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Bespokebuilding
Oct 14, 2019 3:49 pm
Bespokebuilding
cpsjayr
cpsjayr
9 October

Hardieboard on external Block

Hardieboard on external Block
QLD

Is it possible to use hardieboard over hollow block ? if it is, what prep is needed, and what adhesive do i need?

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cpsjayr
Oct 09, 2019 8:57 pm
Trimega
Trimega
1 October

How does a parapet wall help with building height?

How does a parapet wall help with building height?
QLD

Thanks for that! Yes, you were right. They drew us a diagram and helped clear things up!

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Trimega
Oct 01, 2019 11:09 am
Thylacene
Thylacene
29 September

M soil type

M soil type
QLD

M is moderate, so minimal impact on footings cost. Overall site costs vary depending on fall, drainage and design.

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Thylacene
Sep 29, 2019 10:24 pm
lindagyt
lindagyt
25 September

Glendale 38(Gold Coast)

Glendale 38(Gold Coast)
QLD

---->Aluminium stacker doors in lieu of sliding doors can I please check with you if there's a huge cost difference to this upgrade? we are first time home builder too our…

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lindagyt
Sep 25, 2019 1:05 pm
Rhetti
Rhetti
23 September

Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

I absolutely should have gotten my WIR done after handover. Yours look great compared to the ones I got through Clarendon :( Great job!

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Rhetti
Sep 23, 2019 8:52 am
Rhetti
MrsAJ
MrsAJ
14 September

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes
QLD
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Any suggestions for plants for front of the house. Thinking of Cordylene at right corner , what goes well next to Cordylene? Not anything bushy. Less than Cordylene…

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MrsAJ
Sep 14, 2019 9:17 pm
ACJ4224
ACJ4224
13 September

BOLD LIVING CALYPSO 189 - FIRST HOME - BRISBANE

BOLD LIVING CALYPSO 189 - FIRST HOME - BRISBANE
QLD
1, 2

Thank you so much!! Very helpful. Appreciate it. x.

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ACJ4224
Sep 13, 2019 9:23 pm
IsabellaBoots
IsabellaBoots
29 August

90 days maintainence issues listing

90 days maintainence issues listing
QLD

what do you mean by small openings? can you take some photos.

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IsabellaBoots
Aug 29, 2019 11:45 am
effie
effie
23 August

Modified Bahama 50

Modified Bahama 50
QLD
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Thank you for sharing. We are looking at this home too!

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effie
Aug 23, 2019 11:15 am
brokenstick
brokenstick
21 August

KDR + Building Urban Edge Andu 43

KDR + Building Urban Edge Andu 43
QLD
1, 2

Darbecca were pretty good. We did all inspections and they found quite a few things, many of which were minor. UE responded to each item on each report and fixed most of…

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brokenstick
Aug 21, 2019 8:58 am
brokenstick
darb74
darb74
19 August

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD

Custom build on acerage in Ipswich QLD
QLD
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Yes it looks like a great house with a great outlook, and a relatively painless building experience by the sound of it.

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darb74
Aug 19, 2019 6:36 pm
darb74
Clean
Clean
19 August

What is this motor on my home

What is this motor on my home
QLD

Thanks mate it should be spa pump.

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Clean
Aug 19, 2019 7:12 am
CarnTheHawks
CarnTheHawks
13 August

Crack in slab

Crack in slab
QLD

Agreed. "Hairline cracks" are in everything concrete. Feel free to take detailed photos (close up & zoomed out), if you're concerned. But I don't expect anything will come…

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CarnTheHawks
Aug 13, 2019 7:05 pm
pdadzio
pdadzio
9 August

Boston 38 | Coral Homes

Boston 38 | Coral Homes
QLD

Hello, we are thinking about building a Boston 38 at the Sunshine Coast. Are your houses finished yet? How was your experience and are you happy with the result? Cheers, Patrick.

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pdadzio
Aug 09, 2019 6:09 pm

Monday kitchen,vanitys,landry Tuesday tiling!

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RKDALD
Aug 06, 2019 4:59 pm
ellier
ellier
27 July

Spectrum Homes. Acreage, Gold Coast

Spectrum Homes. Acreage, Gold Coast
QLD

Hi, How did your build go and how did you find spectrum homes if you don't mind sharing? Thank you.

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ellier
Jul 27, 2019 12:34 pm

Gj gardener Brisbane north

Gj gardener Brisbane north
QLD

If you take any ideas of designs you like to a custom builder they should be able to price it up for you. My friend works here and I have heard great things about them:

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LikeMyStyle
Jul 16, 2019 11:38 am
l_vanslyke
l_vanslyke
15 July

Soil testing

Soil testing
QLD

Hi Hira94, A Level 1 Compaction Report generally summarises the results of the supervision and testing provided by the engineer for the bulk earthworks activities…

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l_vanslyke
Jul 15, 2019 10:06 am
Dan brissy
Dan brissy
15 July

Coral Boston38 - SEQ

Coral Boston38 - SEQ
QLD
1, 2

Site cut was 1/8 and we have final inspection week before Xmas. Moved quick to make sure we were in before Xmas other wise it’s an extra few weeks to the build when…

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Dan brissy
Jul 15, 2019 7:11 am
Neatep
Neatep
14 July

Anyone used Hotondo Homes Rochedale (Mt Gravatt) before?

Anyone used Hotondo Homes Rochedale (Mt Gravatt) before?
QLD

Late thread. But thought i'd post. Haven't built with them. However, they are building next door to us. (new land, that was subdivided - so we are both looking to build…

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Neatep
Jul 15, 2019 12:15 am
hira94
hira94
14 July

Building in Brentwood Forest

Building in Brentwood Forest
QLD

Hi guys New to the building process! Just wondering if anyone’s built in Brentwood Forest. We just bought land in the Outlook Release and was wondering what soil…

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hira94
Jul 14, 2019 4:30 pm
SNJMonash
SNJMonash
10 July

Coral Homes - Marcoola 30 Mod

Coral Homes - Marcoola 30 Mod
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Do you have any other pictures of these main tiles in different lighting? :)

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SNJMonash
Jul 10, 2019 12:36 pm
RKDALD
RKDALD
10 July

Need some advice

Need some advice
QLD

That I couldn't tell you Bebbsy,we went to one of the builders display homes and told the flooring place we'll have the same! Better still it came in under allowance.

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RKDALD
Jul 10, 2019 7:41 am

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