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Sharing which might be one of my last updates. Here's the timeline so far: 23-Apr - Loan approval 01-May - Land settlement 14-Jun - Construction…

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SilentChaos
Oct 22, 2019 10:34 pm

Carlisle Homes - Easy Living Tennyson 25

Carlisle Homes - Easy Living Tennyson 25
VIC

Hi , How was your experience with Carlisle easy…

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ankit.sharma.1987
Oct 22, 2019 10:43 am
shokel1975
shokel1975
22 October

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi Macher, our brick shed is 6m x 4m with slab, power, lighting, swing door, window and roller door. $15,500 (excluding later upgrades for bricks and colorbond).

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shokel1975
Oct 22, 2019 9:41 am
shokel1975
Mamz
Mamz
21 October

Show us your facade...

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

This is what our facade will look like (thanks to the awesomeness of New Home Visuals!). External colours was something I really struggled with - and until I'd seen…

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Mamz
Oct 21, 2019 2:29 pm
Mamz
shokel1975
shokel1975
21 October

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 23, 24, 25

No word yet! We were told handover would probably be end of this month, but I am thinking it will be at least a week later. Fingers crossed! We are planning to do a…

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shokel1975
Oct 21, 2019 12:38 pm
shokel1975
summer888
summer888
21 October

Granvue Builders

Granvue Builders
VIC

Hi everyone, I am new in H1,I am overseas and would like to go with Granvue.I am looking at building Flint 28 in Greenvale. However the quote of site cost is higher than…

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summer888
Oct 21, 2019 11:50 am
dulie
dulie
21 October

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
1 ... 13, 14, 15

That's awesome to hear. Another idiot here that didn't get it. Seemed so expensive at the time, but now in retrospect, would have paid the money no problems.

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dulie
Oct 21, 2019 10:18 am
dulie
melfordgurl
melfordgurl
19 October

Building with Simonds Homes - Avalon 2nd Build

Building with Simonds Homes - Avalon 2nd Build
VIC

well our house is well and truly nearly completed. its been a journey and a half. had a few issues but they have all been sorted out. Best thing we ever did was get the…

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melfordgurl
Oct 19, 2019 10:15 pm
melfordgurl
melfordgurl
19 October

How often do you visit your site?

How often do you visit your site?
1 ... 31, 32, 33

We visit every day. mainly to check to make sure all the doors are locked up. even from the beginning of the build, we were there everyday. we currently live around…

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melfordgurl
Oct 19, 2019 10:07 pm
jbarber
jbarber
19 October

Builder Recommendations Melbourne Eastern Suburbs

Builder Recommendations Melbourne Eastern Suburbs
VIC

Hi Everyone After some recommendations for small builders that service the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. We are looking to build as per approved plans for a single storey…

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jbarber
Oct 19, 2019 4:19 pm

I can't remember if I posted our cellar fitout. We measured up the space under the stairs and got the racking custom made. It fits almost 400 bottles. We had the painter…

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blackcat20
Oct 19, 2019 1:05 pm
blackcat20

Can anyone tell me what is the coloured code on pipes stand for (before the builder do the slabs)? See photo? Green/pink/blue?

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quinny
Oct 19, 2019 12:11 pm
KingTaco
KingTaco
18 October

Aggregate Drive

Aggregate Drive
VIC

They might mean adding a termite barrier on the join between the driveway and garage, like below

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KingTaco
Oct 18, 2019 8:16 pm
KingTaco
reenakv
reenakv
16 October

Building in Lalor - @ lockup fixing

Building in Lalor - @ lockup fixing
VIC
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Hi, Anyone bought land in the latest releases ( Newport, Donovan, Maguire and Potoon) of Carlingford estate. Thought this will be a good forum to connect and share the progress.

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reenakv
Oct 16, 2019 12:07 pm
indo26slate
indo26slate
15 October

Living in a steel frame house

Living in a steel frame house
VIC
1, 2

To everyone who has provided an opinion about their steel framed homes, can you qualify if your home is a single story or 2-story home?

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indo26slate
Oct 15, 2019 9:49 pm
betterman
betterman
14 October

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
1 ... 48, 49, 50

absolutely LOVE this house, what roller door is that? it looks amazing.

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betterman
Oct 14, 2019 9:03 pm
Bespokebuilding
Bespokebuilding
14 October

Things you forget - summary page 32

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

SaveH2O, You have nailed it! I was looking for AS/3500. Thank you Regards, Dan Www.bespokebuildingconsultants.com.au Instagram @bespokebuildingconsultants

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Bespokebuilding
Oct 14, 2019 7:05 am
Bespokebuilding
Simzims
Simzims
10 October

First Home build - Carlisle Matisse 29

First Home build - Carlisle Matisse 29
VIC

Hi, my name is Simon and we are also building a Matisse. How did yours go?

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Simzims
Oct 10, 2019 1:40 am
bindiya
bindiya
7 October

Anyone building in Ashford Park estate, Werribee?

Anyone building in Ashford Park estate, Werribee?
VIC
1, 2, 3

Hi All We have started a whatsapp group to share update on Ashford Park estate If interested feel feee to contact at 0420219283 to join Thanks Bindiya

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bindiya
Oct 07, 2019 4:57 pm
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LukeTaLife
Oct 06, 2019 2:08 pm
guppal888
guppal888
4 October

Builder for dual occupancy build project

Builder for dual occupancy build project
VIC

Hi all i am looking for custom builder to build in knox council victoria. Its going to be dual occupancy project with 2 sigle dwellings front and rear , single stories.…

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guppal888
Oct 04, 2019 1:14 pm
Aimen
Aimen
2 October

Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis

Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis
VIC
1 ... 38, 39, 40

Thank you, yes these are hard wired and require transformers had the whole house done and looks brilliant at night... really gives the home an amazing look.

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Aimen
Oct 02, 2019 2:54 pm
Aimen
Lukems
Lukems
2 October

New Build with GJ Gardner Bass Coast

New Build with GJ Gardner Bass Coast
VIC

Keen to hear you how go. I'm in talks with them to start a build on 5 acres in Lara, Vic. Keep us updated :D

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Lukems
Oct 02, 2019 10:44 am
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Inquire
Oct 01, 2019 9:30 pm
hasansheikh
hasansheikh
1 October

Porter Davis - Madison 40

Porter Davis - Madison 40
VIC
1 ... 21, 22, 23

Hi MikW We are also exploring the guest bed at front downstairs and the front master with bed 2 en-suite options for Madison 45. Can you pls share how much did these…

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hasansheikh
Oct 01, 2019 10:40 am

MEETING WITH WINDOW SUPPLIER TODAY After I dropped out to our builder's main office this morning (to mostly discuss the window issues), we agreed…

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darb74
Sep 30, 2019 4:24 pm
darb74
Cyncyn
Cyncyn
30 September

Henley Cullen 41

Henley Cullen 41
VIC

New build Henley - Cullen 41 Colours - 29/10/19 Facade - Ultima Knock down and rebuild Melbourne Would love to know if anyone has built or building Cullen 41 :)

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Cyncyn
Sep 30, 2019 12:46 pm
storewallAU
storewallAU
29 September

Inspired Homes/Como Homes - Handover

Inspired Homes/Como Homes - Handover
VIC
1 ... 12, 13, 14

ok great, I have been working through their spec and I found that the base price is low but the upgrades are significant. I will look through the thread to find out what…

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storewallAU
Sep 29, 2019 6:52 am
storewallAU
rum_home
rum_home
28 September

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC
VIC
1, 2

Wow some time has passed, and had not bothered to keep this thread updated. Titling of my land occurred in Jun 2019 and site build started beginning of September. Metricon…

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rum_home
Sep 28, 2019 1:43 pm
rum_home
ConfusedBuyer
ConfusedBuyer
28 September

Arramont Estate - Wollert Victoria

Arramont Estate - Wollert Victoria
VIC

Thanks Rumhome. I sent you a dm too but you can reply here for the better of everyone. A lot of them would be keen yo follow your build as a lot of people are starting to…

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ConfusedBuyer
Sep 28, 2019 10:15 am
weising2009
weising2009
26 September

New house glenfern bricks

New house glenfern bricks
VIC

same thing here!

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weising2009
Sep 26, 2019 2:56 pm
gillybean
gillybean
24 September

Building a pole home on a sloped block in tassie

Building a pole home on a sloped block in tassie
VIC

I can’t help on a builder but can relate to thoughts of selling your block. We too had a block with sensational views, nearly sold it several times but it always came…

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gillybean
Sep 24, 2019 12:38 am
gillybean
Trimega
Trimega
22 September

Home Building Blogs

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

, Blackett Homes, Canberra Custom KDR

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Trimega
Sep 22, 2019 5:46 pm
MrsJM
MrsJM
22 September

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
1 ... 105, 106, 107

Oh my gosh!!!! I haven’t been on homeone a lot lately and my alerts aren’t coming through. I’ve just caught up on all of the awful drama that you’ve been going…

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MrsJM
Sep 22, 2019 7:50 am
MrsJM
weising2009
weising2009
22 September

Metricon - Duxton 39

Metricon - Duxton 39
VIC
1 ... 86, 87, 88

Spent one week to finish reading the whole story although it happened two years ago. No matter you can come back or not, I still want to say thank you to the blogger…

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weising2009
Sep 22, 2019 7:19 am
Blacktea2sugars
Blacktea2sugars
19 September

KDR by Sienna Homes in sunny bayside Melbourne

KDR by Sienna Homes in sunny bayside Melbourne
VIC

This is all looking fabulous Sabre, am trying to work out exactly which course you abut, Bayside neighbour! We are building imminently (block is clear, yay!) same sort of…

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Blacktea2sugars
Sep 19, 2019 2:04 pm
Blacktea2sugars
Sag2112
Sag2112
18 September

Anyone built or building a Porter Davis Vermont 29?

Anyone built or building a Porter Davis Vermont 29?
VIC

Hi baxter01, I am also building Vermont 29 with pd..was wondering how did you go with them..is your house built.

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Sag2112
Sep 18, 2019 7:15 pm
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anthonysmythe100
Sep 17, 2019 5:25 pm
makido
makido
15 September

Carlisle Sheraton Journey - Radiant Floor Heating Feedback?

Carlisle Sheraton Journey - Radiant Floor Heating Feedback?
VIC

In the electrical plan, my wife wanted to have the heat lamp in the bathroom which I didn’t like as it doesn’t look nice and reading some where the UV might cause bad…

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makido
Sep 15, 2019 10:05 pm
Norfolk
Norfolk
13 September

Porter Davis Summer Promotions- Is it too good to be true?

Porter Davis Summer Promotions- Is it too good to be true?
VIC
1, 2

Hi Gee, Thank you for blog. It’s valuable advice. What is your opinion on the customer reviews of builders on the Productreview, google review and similar forums as…

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Norfolk
Sep 13, 2019 7:59 am
Masquerade
Masquerade
12 September

The CARLISLE HOMES & SPECTRA General Information Thread

The CARLISLE HOMES & SPECTRA General Information Thread
VIC
1 ... 361, 362, 363

Thanks for the reply OceanBlue. A lot of houses in our neighbourhood seem to be Porter Davis these days too. We are thinking of seeing if we can ask some of them about…

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Masquerade
Sep 12, 2019 9:54 pm
Small Minds
Small Minds
12 September

Building with PD Homes, Recommendations?

Building with PD Homes, Recommendations?
VIC
1, 2

Hi guys, been doing a lot of research on independent inspection companies and this Darbecca has come up a bit. But as part of my research I found this outcome in VCAT

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Small Minds
Sep 12, 2019 2:17 pm
Venusmarz
Venusmarz
10 September

Dean Homes

Dean Homes
VIC

Thanks TashPaul.. that is very helpful

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Venusmarz
Sep 10, 2019 3:04 pm
Norfolk
Norfolk
9 September

Dennis Family Homes Don't Allow You To Use Your Own BS

Dennis Family Homes Don't Allow You To Use Your Own BS
VIC

She’ll be right as long as you keep making the progress payments.

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Norfolk
Sep 09, 2019 7:15 pm
Small Minds
Small Minds
9 September

Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs

Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs
VIC
1 ... 30, 31, 32

Read this post on PD.......

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Small Minds
Sep 09, 2019 9:55 am
Small Minds
Small Minds
9 September

Porter Davis. No mod for (length) for a garage?????

Porter Davis. No mod for (length) for a garage?????
VIC

Before anybody signs with PD, ask about any terms and conditions they have that restrict your rights. Go and have a look at this post first. They are calling PD bottom feeders.

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Small Minds
Sep 09, 2019 9:46 am
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Blacktea2sugars
Sep 08, 2019 8:09 pm
Blacktea2sugars

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