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GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
NSW
1, 2

Well we are still waiting to get our construction certificate..... And in the mean time I've started second guessing our kitchen stone colour. We went with fresh concrete…

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marz1983
Apr 24, 2018 8:19 pm

GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 - Bundanoon

GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 - Bundanoon
NSW
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No! A few more delays, hope to have PCI next Wednesday 2nd so keys hopefully a week to ten days later - everything crossed! How about you? …

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dillongl
Apr 24, 2018 8:18 pm
dillongl

GJ Gardner Kingaroy 304

GJ Gardner Kingaroy 304
NSW
1, 2

Great news im glad you didn't have to wait too long. Those aerial shots are fantastic.

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marz1983
Apr 24, 2018 8:14 pm

Just picked up our painting from the framers - to go in the hallway - been rolled up under the bed for 5 years waiting for its new home! Hopefully keys by 10th May…

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dillongl
Apr 21, 2018 10:17 am
dillongl
sparrowsnest
sparrowsnest
21 April

Iluka - Bray Park (G.J Gardner) - Council

Iluka - Bray Park (G.J Gardner) - Council
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Great idea, after my tile debacle is sorted I think I might try and do the same. I don’t even know what I would talk about anymore if not for the house lol.

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sparrowsnest
Apr 21, 2018 1:14 am
dillongl
dillongl
20 April

GJ Gardner - Bundanoon

GJ Gardner - Bundanoon
NSW

Latest update Painters booked 26 & 27/04 Builders clean booked 30/04 Flyscreen and aluminium booked 01/05 Estimated client walk through (pre handover) 02/05 Keeping…

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dillongl
Apr 20, 2018 9:14 am
dillongl
marz1983
marz1983
17 April

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310

GJ Gardner Mountain Views 310
NSW

Hi lyn Yes we have well sort of finally due to start next month just waiting on construction certificate. We did walk through a heavily modified version near us which…

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marz1983
Apr 17, 2018 8:04 pm

GJ Gardner Bundanoon

GJ Gardner Bundanoon
NSW

Your SS better stick to his day job! He aint gunna make it as a photographer!

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BrentandAllison
Apr 17, 2018 10:22 am
BrentandAllison

Finally we begin ....GJ Gardner Galleria

Finally we begin ....GJ Gardner Galleria
1, 2

YAY! Someone else that has louvered windows in their house. They look awesome. I'm having a set in my kitchen and plan to put a scented bush or flowers outside to let the…

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BrentandAllison
Apr 17, 2018 10:20 am
BrentandAllison
mj-mac4
mj-mac4
12 April

RE: Adenbrook Homes Ballina - The Build Has Begun!

RE: Adenbrook Homes Ballina - The Build Has Begun!
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

P.s I meet ceo of Adenbrook homes at work this week. Just by coincidence we got talking about the building market. Then he mentioned he runs a building company. I thought…

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mj-mac4
Apr 12, 2018 8:22 pm
mj-mac4
Grantp
Grantp
5 April

GJ Gardner Montville- First home build- QLD

GJ Gardner Montville- First home build- QLD

Hi Eirrac We are also looking at building a Montville. How did you go? All finished, how did you find the process? Thnaks Grant

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Grantp
Apr 05, 2018 12:46 pm
allblaqk
allblaqk
3 April

GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed
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Wow that is dumb. No ours did a layer of soil i'm pretty sure maybe it wasn't thick enough though

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allblaqk
Apr 03, 2018 9:05 pm
allblaqk
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BrownDog77
Mar 13, 2018 7:26 pm

Tiling in main area started, pleased with how it looks......still a few weeks off PCI…

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dillongl
Mar 10, 2018 3:49 pm
dillongl
PVBuild
PVBuild
7 March

How long did your build take, and what time did they quote?

How long did your build take, and what time did they quote?
QLD
1, 2

I feel everyone's pain here. - contract stipulated 9 month build time (38 weeks) - builder unofficially said 5 months - single storey off the plan with modifications -…

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PVBuild
Mar 07, 2018 9:56 am
dillongl
dillongl
3 March

GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 - Bundanoon

GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 - Bundanoon
NSW

internal paint colours 1. Drifting Cloud - all internal walls 2. Cotton ball - all skirting/woodwork 3. Ink Well - all internal doors 4. Dior Grey - main bedroom…

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dillongl
Mar 03, 2018 6:14 pm
dillongl

Painting still in progress, some doors on, shower screens in and aircon in.....still a fair bit to be done and no PCI date yet …

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dillongl
Feb 18, 2018 8:09 pm
dillongl
dillongl
dillongl
8 February

Mandalay 282 Bundanoon

Mandalay 282 Bundanoon
NSW

It says 3 coat in the contract. Looking forward to seeing the doors on - have gone for inkwell which is a very dark grey, fed up with white doors that show up every mark!

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dillongl
Feb 08, 2018 7:49 am
dillongl
allblaqk
allblaqk
3 February

Katrina's 2nd home build - Gympie

Katrina's 2nd home build - Gympie
QLD
1 ... 13, 14, 15

Haha yeah I have some of those boxes from 5 years ago. I might get around to it this time! Glad to see you are all settled in. Love the fridge. It looks like a perfect fit

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allblaqk
Feb 02, 2018 11:10 pm
allblaqk
neb880
neb880
19 January

Who to build in Melb and experience with GJ? KDRB with slope

Who to build in Melb and experience with GJ? KDRB with slope
VIC

saw this late, you may well have chosen a builder already our site is also 3.6m in slope, but we managed to not go down the split level path but rather a 500mm stepdown…

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neb880
Jan 19, 2018 8:20 pm
neb880
netteb
netteb
19 December 2017

GJ Gardner Mandalay 338

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

How much was the mandalay house design? I love that layout! Congratulations on your beautiful home btw 😍

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netteb
Dec 19, 2017 2:16 am
JAMBY
JAMBY
28 November 2017

GJ Gardner - Element Prestige

GJ Gardner - Element Prestige
VIC

Oh, bummer! Plan looks amazing though, perhaps you will be the first

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JAMBY
Nov 28, 2017 12:33 am
JAMBY
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
19 November 2017

Stained framing panels ??? A problem ... GJ Gardner build

Stained framing panels ??? A problem ... GJ Gardner build

Galleriamad Thanks for posting the photos Please check your engineering Plans/Notes under Wind loading category , Timber framing for Shear walls & Bracing May I also…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Nov 19, 2017 8:58 am
StructuralBIMGuy
dillongl
dillongl
3 November 2017

GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 Bundanoon

GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 Bundanoon
NSW

Coming along, meeting electrician Monday and gyprock planned for 13th, can’t wait to see the walls in place! Yes all windows from A&L, we have a mix of double hung,…

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dillongl
Nov 03, 2017 5:22 pm
dillongl
nafiz82
nafiz82
9 October 2017

GJ Gardner Homes Bacchus Marsh

GJ Gardner Homes Bacchus Marsh
VIC

Is there anyone in this forum who has built or currently building with…

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nafiz82
Oct 09, 2017 2:49 pm
Nico
Nico
2 October 2017

Should my plumbing look like this?

Should my plumbing look like this?
QLD

If what your worried about is the pipe not running dead straight then be assured that most Flexi pipe is installed like that with curves and sweeping bends. To me, yours…

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Nico
Oct 02, 2017 11:12 am
Nico
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gummz
Sep 05, 2017 6:55 pm
JayaJaya
JayaJaya
4 September 2017

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

Our first build: "Bridgewater" by Gj's Shoalhaven
NSW
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It all looks lovely! I just snorted my tea, when I read that they gave you a voucher for a restaurant in Huskisson - I used to live in Callala Bay! Hahahah... small world!

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JayaJaya
Sep 04, 2017 7:52 pm
JayaJaya
HENRY
HENRY
17 July 2017

GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing

GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing
QLD
1 ... 13, 14, 15

It's always nice sharing your new home with loved ones. And that feeling of using the new cooktop, oven etc. in a brand new kitchen!

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HENRY
Jul 17, 2017 7:46 pm
Michelle
Michelle
16 July 2017

Mandalay 282 Bundanoon

Mandalay 282 Bundanoon
NSW

Up over the mountain from me, good luck with your build, beautiful place!

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Michelle
Jul 16, 2017 6:55 pm
Michelle
dillongl
dillongl
7 July 2017

G J Gardner Mandalay 282 Bundanoon

G J Gardner Mandalay 282 Bundanoon
NSW

I've emailed and asked for the date, won't hear back until Monday now....my son is going to take some aerial pics over the weekend before they start and hopefully once…

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dillongl
Jul 07, 2017 7:02 pm
dillongl
gummz
gummz
4 July 2017

GJ Gardner Mandalay 320 - Southern Highlands - [planning]

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

We should have probably taken baby steps but we just went for it.. bang... deposit on land... we'll figure out the rest.... hehe we'll see how it goes. There's a facebook…

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gummz
Jul 04, 2017 6:16 pm
hazza80
hazza80
22 June 2017

GJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLD

GJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLD
QLD
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It's a sand filter.... our wash out is to the rear of the property. Not sure why it wasn't connected to storm water but it wasn't. We have bush reserve so it's not a big…

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hazza80
Jun 22, 2017 1:04 pm
hazza80
gummz
gummz
18 May 2017

First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater
NSW
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Hey ads, Thanks for the feedback. Good to hear things are well :)

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gummz
May 18, 2017 10:36 am

So I didn't update this but back in February I got a very aggressive letter from the owners of the block of land behind us saying we built out retaining wall on their…

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shellby
Apr 17, 2017 9:22 pm
shellby
Bigblock7
Bigblock7
13 April 2017

recreate

recreate
NSW

Look forward to following your build! A friend built with GJs down here in the highlands and had a really great experience

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Bigblock7
Apr 13, 2017 9:35 pm
Bigblock7
charlibear
charlibear
13 April 2017

GJ Gardner - modified Peninsula 255sqm

GJ Gardner - modified Peninsula 255sqm
QLD
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Hey towns, just checking in seeing how everything is? Hope all is well in your neck of the woods GJ Gardner Modified Coolum 277

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charlibear
Apr 13, 2017 7:05 am
charlibear
charlibear
charlibear
21 March 2017

Custom home with gj gardner

Custom home with gj gardner
VIC

Lovely selections!!! What's been happening for you?

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charlibear
Mar 21, 2017 3:10 pm
charlibear
ruraldoc
ruraldoc
17 March 2017

First time builder - Gj Gardner Galleria 250 - Brisbane nort

First time builder - Gj Gardner Galleria 250 - Brisbane nort
QLD
1, 2

Good luck with your build! We are now six weeks into the "building phase". I think once it's all done, the relief will come! (we sure hope it does!)

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ruraldoc
Mar 17, 2017 12:55 pm
ruraldoc
buildingonup
buildingonup
17 March 2017

First Build Experience -GJ

First Build Experience -GJ
QLD
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Yes that's it like charli said even into the ground so no stepping over :) On another note today is handover!!! Hope all goes well at 3pm and we can be in and settled…

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buildingonup
Mar 17, 2017 7:13 am
Mec06
Mec06
28 January 2017

GJ Gardner - Fitzroy 266 or Saros 268

GJ Gardner - Fitzroy 266 or Saros 268
VIC

Our previous home was a GJ in Qld, it was ok, lots of small issues over the years - in the area lots of people were building with them and the reviews (at the time) were…

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Mec06
Jan 28, 2017 12:58 pm
Mec06
needsausername
needsausername
26 November 2016

Build with G. J. Gardner

Build with G. J. Gardner
VIC
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Although it's not the Narellen one, We have had a very easy build with our local gjs office.

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needsausername
Nov 26, 2016 9:01 pm
needsausername
ads87
ads87
10 November 2016

Bulding GJ Gardner Fernbank

Bulding GJ Gardner Fernbank
QLD

Hey Rluck welcome to the GJ build club :) tappa app should allow you to post pics. Where about are you building?

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ads87
Nov 10, 2016 9:19 pm
ads87
hazza80
hazza80
2 November 2016

Sunandstars Build - GJ Gardner Hervey Bay - Beachlands 206

Sunandstars Build - GJ Gardner Hervey Bay - Beachlands 206
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Great news.... wish you all ťhe best for hand over this morning and the move. Must be a great feeling.

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hazza80
Nov 02, 2016 7:13 am
hazza80
livpal5
livpal5
9 October 2016

Build northern nsw- Landscaping pics

Build northern nsw- Landscaping pics
NSW
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Thanks B4M3T. It is slow as we have to wait for funds first. I have so many ideas but no money haha. Thanks cat_dunc it's just merbau come up really well. Not as red as…

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livpal5
Oct 09, 2016 8:09 pm
NSWFIREMAN
NSWFIREMAN
5 October 2016

Bushfire requirements cost

Bushfire requirements cost
QLD

We paid 5K and that was for bal 29 to 3 aspects and bal 19 to front. Our house is built on a slab and using hebel.

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NSWFIREMAN
Oct 05, 2016 9:16 pm
shellby
shellby
5 October 2016

Building with GJGARDNER

Building with GJGARDNER
VIC
1, 2, 3

Its so hard when nothing is happening. I remember finally having enough and going into the office to ask when they would finally get back to my house as in July I had a…

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shellby
Oct 05, 2016 12:24 am
shellby


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