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vn88
vn88
25 July 2018

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
TiredHalo
TiredHalo
21 July 2018

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 2018

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
reaver
reaver
17 July 2018

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

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 2018

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
Clean
Clean
12 July 2018

Help with color please

Help with color please
QLD

For my double storey Bentleigh I have selected the same façade as below. The colors are also very much same with few changes.…

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Clean
Jul 12, 2018 10:44 am
Moana
Moana
11 July 2018

Guidance on picking a builder - Brissy first home buyers

Guidance on picking a builder - Brissy first home buyers
QLD

Hi guys, We are first home buyers and purchased land in Flagstone (near Jimboomba) in QLD between Brissy and the Gold Coast. Whilst it is exciting, we are finding…

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Moana
Jul 11, 2018 1:13 pm
alexp79
alexp79
10 July 2018

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
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
4 July 2018

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
Fysh
Fysh
3 July 2018

Brisbane build with Steve Parcell - Handover

Brisbane build with Steve Parcell - Handover
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Looks great, just like our home. My oly suggestion is get an independent electrictian to check the electrical work. Ours has some kind of fault that is false alarming…

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Fysh
Jul 03, 2018 7:54 am

Our First Dream Home G&P Builders

Our First Dream Home G&P Builders
QLD
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My goodness sparrow, I have just caught up on your thread. Everything looks absolutely amazing!! I am in love with your tiles, your tiler really did do an amazing job.…

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sunnycoastfirstbuild
Jul 02, 2018 9:08 pm
mrs.jessica
mrs.jessica
1 July 2018

Any Blog with Style Master Walk Right In Collection

Any Blog with Style Master Walk Right In Collection
QLD

Hi, Am interested in the walk right in collection that is at Style Master Homes, and have been trying to find a blog of someone who has already/currently building with them.

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mrs.jessica
Jul 01, 2018 7:36 pm
KonkretHaus
KonkretHaus
1 July 2018

Concrete Tilt panel home build - Brisbane

Concrete Tilt panel home build - Brisbane
QLD

Still playing catch up with replying to posts, see response above. Flick me an email if you need a hand with anything

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KonkretHaus
Jul 01, 2018 12:29 am
KonkretHaus
Riles
Riles
30 June 2018

First Time Builders - Metricon Denver 32

First Time Builders - Metricon Denver 32
QLD

Hi Cane91 we are at the finishing end of the Denver so message us if we can help in any way

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Riles
Jun 30, 2018 9:05 pm
brayan4343
brayan4343
27 June 2018

Anyone building at bunya???

Anyone building at bunya???
QLD
1 ... 219, 220, 221

Totally agreed with this, very wise information.

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brayan4343
Jun 27, 2018 7:47 pm
bestspecials
bestspecials
20 June 2018

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 QLD

Coral Homes Marcoola 32 QLD
QLD
1 ... 23, 24, 25

We are building ours under the Elegance package and added the Neo Modern Kitchen upgrade ($5000) which comes with glass splashback.

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bestspecials
Jun 20, 2018 10:15 am
bestspecials
Doingitagain
Doingitagain
16 June 2018

invision homes and stoneligh reserve

invision homes and stoneligh reserve
QLD

Hi, I'm looking at building with Invision homes and would love to hear any feed back if you ended up building with them. P.S We are currently up the road in Crestmead, we…

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Doingitagain
Jun 16, 2018 4:40 pm
aaronaaronaaron
aaronaaronaaron
7 June 2018

Plywood floor to tile over?

Plywood floor to tile over?
QLD

I need a Plywood floor to tile over. Bunnings have a 21 and 17mm. Do I need to use 21mm? what do the bearers need to be set at to ensure there is no flex.

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aaronaaronaaron
Jun 07, 2018 1:35 pm

Not as fancy as Tesla. Although I do wish I have got 2 of them. Bit update on solar project. Received initial feedback from solar company and now thinking about…

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Mt.view
Jun 01, 2018 9:09 am
Mt.view
Nublette
Nublette
28 May 2018

Coral Daydream 32 Custom - First Home Build: Redbank Plains

Coral Daydream 32 Custom - First Home Build: Redbank Plains
QLD

Thanks CC7, in the meantime I'm just living vicariously through you by watching your build come along! hehe

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Nublette
May 28, 2018 1:39 pm
Nublette
Chippy891
Chippy891
27 May 2018

Kirra 23

Kirra 23
QLD

Kirra 23. Hello we are looking at building the kirra 23 on a block down on The Gold Coast and was hoping some one in here has built the kirra abd could send some photos.…

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Chippy891
May 27, 2018 4:34 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
16 May 2018

Anyone Tried Termite Proof Paint to Untreated Timber Frame?

Anyone Tried Termite Proof Paint to Untreated Timber Frame?
QLD

larry1124 Your understanding is my understanding Your builder will need to provide you relevant Data, information and proofs ..always ask for a termite guarantee

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 16, 2018 7:28 am
StructuralBIMGuy
sweetswisssteel
sweetswisssteel
15 May 2018

Is the builder responsible for root barrier installation?

Is the builder responsible for root barrier installation?
QLD

Most builder's engineers will provide an info pack which will detail what the homeowners responsibilities are for slab maintenance etc. One thing it should say is for M…

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sweetswisssteel
May 15, 2018 8:10 pm
jamesn
jamesn
15 May 2018

Metricon Vantage 35

Metricon Vantage 35
QLD

Hi all, We decided to build Vantage 35 with some changes on lvl 1in Brisbane. Just want to run the idea to help us validate our idea. It will be our house for 10yrs with…

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jamesn
May 15, 2018 2:01 pm
mj-mac4
mj-mac4
14 May 2018

140mm post dynabolted into concrete slab

140mm post dynabolted into concrete slab
QLD

Thankyou for your advise arcadelt! Much appreciated 😁👍🏼

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mj-mac4
May 14, 2018 7:06 pm
mj-mac4
larry1124
larry1124
13 May 2018

How to Deal with Builder's Breach of Contract?

How to Deal with Builder's Breach of Contract?
QLD

Thanks for your comments, iTool You remind me of another issue, that is if I have the rights to hold off the payment for frame stage given the frame work might be re-do…

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larry1124
May 13, 2018 4:48 pm
staceyrussell
staceyrussell
12 May 2018

Augustine Heights - Valeco Build

Augustine Heights - Valeco Build
QLD

Any updates? :) Fingers crossed you have started!

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staceyrussell
May 12, 2018 12:33 pm
staceyrussell
auzgirl
auzgirl
8 May 2018

Treated pine frame- did yours look like this??

Treated pine frame- did yours look like this??
QLD

JUST JOINED. INTERESTED IN THIS TOPIC AS I HAVE A NEGATIVE THING ABOUT TERMITES, ESPECIALLY IF THEY WANT TO EAT YOUR HOUSE, SOMETHING YOU HAVE PAID A LOT OF MONEY FOR. I…

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auzgirl
May 08, 2018 10:34 pm
Crows nest
Crows nest
7 May 2018

Cladding Type for Hamptons/Qlder

Cladding Type for Hamptons/Qlder
QLD

Hi I’m looking for advice on cladding types for a Hamptons type house. We are considering James Hardie Scyon linea 180mm versus weathertex classic smooth 200mm.…

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Crows nest
May 07, 2018 9:28 am
Lee54
Lee54
7 May 2018

Building a Granny Flat on a budget - QLD

Building a Granny Flat on a budget - QLD
QLD

PS I think it's a bad idea to have the bathroom as ensuite. Do you really want visitors tromping through your bedroom to go to the loo? I want mine to have other access...

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Lee54
May 07, 2018 5:48 am

Hi nafeesra see photos. You can see two different colour of wall linings installed in laundry and toilet.

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jrey
May 05, 2018 12:22 am
larry1124
larry1124
3 May 2018

Question regarding Piers

Question regarding Piers
QLD

Hi Caydenn, so surprised to see you have so many piers in your slab. How much additional cost you paid for the slab piers? My block is classified as "H2" but the builder…

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larry1124
May 03, 2018 1:29 am
allblaqk
allblaqk
1 May 2018

First Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - Fireplace & TV

First Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - Fireplace & TV
QLD
1 ... 27, 28, 29

I am form Australian Top IT Rental Company which is providing Best IT solutions for events, organization and tradeshows. My Company has all kind of IT…

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allblaqk
May 01, 2018 9:45 pm
allblaqk
Ladybug09
Ladybug09
1 May 2018

First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes

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

Love the back splash and black cupboards :lol:

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Ladybug09
May 01, 2018 2:35 pm
Ladybug09
Joker
Joker
26 April 2018

First Home owners/builders

First Home owners/builders
QLD

Take note, this poster is switched on, its what few people do, but everyone should, smart people take note, great post.

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Joker
Apr 26, 2018 6:12 pm
Integrale1
Integrale1
20 April 2018

Anyone built or building with Integrale Homes?

Anyone built or building with Integrale Homes?
QLD

Allot of mistakes were made. Keep your eyes open and record everything. Take photos and phone conversations or eye to eye doesn't work. If not sure get a second opinion.

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Integrale1
Apr 20, 2018 6:12 pm
jay m
jay m
16 April 2018

Practical Completion with Valeco Homes in Brisbane

Practical Completion with Valeco Homes in Brisbane
QLD

Apologies for the late reply. I decided to move in 3 weeks ago with defects still needing attention. Couldn't wait any longer because it was already 14 weeks past…

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jay m
Apr 16, 2018 8:44 pm
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sweetswisssteel
Apr 15, 2018 10:54 pm
ang001
ang001
15 April 2018

project builders - your experience

project builders - your experience
QLD

Thanks Brenton41.

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ang001
Apr 15, 2018 8:21 am
vonsta76
vonsta76
14 April 2018

Coral Capri 25- Week 6: Lining Stage

Coral Capri 25- Week 6: Lining Stage
QLD
1 ... 37, 38, 39

M just worried about 200 days tender because someone said they can hold price for 200 days but construction should start in 200 days from the day you paid initial deposit…

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vonsta76
Apr 14, 2018 4:37 pm
vonsta76
Joggles
Joggles
12 April 2018

Brisbane Build with Dixon

Brisbane Build with Dixon
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Thanks gr8ly! Driveway and additional paths should be poured next Wednesday. Final inspection and handover end of next week if all goes according to plan. I think we are…

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Joggles
Apr 12, 2018 10:24 pm
Joggles
BrownDog77
BrownDog77
12 April 2018

Coral home Kirra 23 project

Coral home Kirra 23 project
QLD
1, 2

Hi Pablo sorry I did not receive your last notification regarding electrician... We are in Newie but when we spoke to him before rough in he asked us if we wanted to any…

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BrownDog77
Apr 12, 2018 7:17 pm
larry1124
larry1124
12 April 2018

What changes of plan will impact engineer report & approval?

What changes of plan will impact engineer report & approval?
QLD

Thank you for your reply building expert. To meet the expiry date of my pre-approved loan, i signed the contract with the builder first and then proceed with colour…

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larry1124
Apr 12, 2018 10:04 am
Agent_009
Agent_009
11 April 2018

Our Grandview 37 Toowoomba - We have KEYS! + Some Pics

Our Grandview 37 Toowoomba - We have KEYS! + Some Pics
QLD
1 ... 23, 24, 25

Hi Tash Not sure if you still get notifications from this thread? Is there any way to look at pictures? None of them appear to be loading anymore. We are building this…

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Agent_009
Apr 11, 2018 11:36 am
Agent_009
Ivanna
Ivanna
10 April 2018

Sunshine Coast - Tradies

Sunshine Coast - Tradies
QLD

Maxwell Conran - the worst electrician ever!

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Ivanna
Apr 10, 2018 8:49 pm

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