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We are only about 4 weeks away! Can’t wait to be in.

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cinda84
Apr 22, 2018 9:13 am

Hi Guys, Looking at building the buxton with a few modifications as below. Anybody see any major flaws/modifications/suggestions to make? Thanks!

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Ratty05
Apr 21, 2018 9:49 am
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GillyH
Apr 18, 2018 12:05 pm
GillyH

It’s killing me being locked out haha! Driveway, Carpet and clean all done 👌 absolutely loving everything! Was so scared with how the colours would turn out…

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Heidizerbato
Apr 09, 2018 12:25 am
algernon
algernon
7 April

JG King - Madison 2

JG King - Madison 2
QLD

Looks good! Thanks for the photos - it's helped confirm our choice to go with the Lemon Spotted Gum as well.

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algernon
Apr 07, 2018 12:19 pm

All flooring finished today really happy with my choices in carpet EC Residence 26 100% wool and Karndean Lemon spottedgum vinyl floor planks.

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James59
Apr 05, 2018 5:19 pm

We had handover on Thursday very busy with landscaping, flooring is getting started today, then sheer curtains. Just love how my kitchen has turned out looking forward to…

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James59
Apr 03, 2018 2:31 pm
DustyBlue
DustyBlue
26 March

JG King Pemberton 355

JG King Pemberton 355
VIC

We are looking at this floorplan but smaller version Pemberton 300. Have you started building? Do you have photos?

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DustyBlue
Mar 26, 2018 10:41 am
mrsp
mrsp
20 March

Building a jgking belva

Building a jgking belva
VIC
1, 2

Hi Marsha, Your house is looking fantastic. Love the tiles you've chosen & paint colours. Could I bother you for the paint colour & brand of your walls & also the…

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mrsp
Mar 20, 2018 3:41 pm
James59
James59
15 March

Building 2 storey house with JG KING steel ATLAS 2

Building 2 storey house with JG KING steel ATLAS 2
VIC

We are building Madison 2 with Oasis facade. I think we have been pretty lucky with our supervisor our slab was poured 22/9/2017 we have our final inspection next week…

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James59
Mar 15, 2018 5:40 pm
Patrick
Patrick
14 March

First pure Investment Property

First pure Investment Property
VIC

Thank you where abouts did you build? What suburb?

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Patrick
Mar 14, 2018 9:40 am
Patrick

Loving the color stain of our front door but very disappointed that I can still see the black stain from when the bricks were acid washed: I am not going to accept this…

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James59
Mar 13, 2018 7:15 pm
Patrick
Patrick
13 March

JG King Hartwell - Melbourne western suburbs

JG King Hartwell - Melbourne western suburbs
VIC
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Hi Informative thread. I am researching JG king also as we want to build with them. However our area to build will be in Wyndham. So may get different people working on…

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Patrick
Mar 13, 2018 11:40 am
Patrick
bank
bank
13 March

JG KIng Experiences in the West of Melb

JG KIng Experiences in the West of Melb
VIC

Not a current build but have you found jaslee's thread?

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bank
Mar 13, 2018 10:52 am
bank
insider
insider
27 February

New Build in Melton West with JG King

New Build in Melton West with JG King
WA

Write reply... Mainly H2 but some areas are class P due to fill over the top of highly reactive natural clays. Melton west is one of the hotspots for slab heave so do…

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insider
Feb 27, 2018 9:03 pm
insider
Sutto79
Sutto79
25 February

JG King -Urbis 1

JG King -Urbis 1
1, 2

Ok thanks for that I will keep an eye out. It’s def in all my paperwork so far so will double check the final contract that I should get his week hopefully.

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Sutto79
Feb 25, 2018 6:32 pm
Patrick
Patrick
24 February

JG King - Full Turn key packages or non turn key?

JG King - Full Turn key packages or non turn key?
VIC

Basically want to know if they do full turn key packages ? I dont see anything stating this on their website

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Patrick
Feb 24, 2018 5:35 pm
Patrick
bank
bank
14 February

jg king Batesford Build

jg king Batesford Build
VIC

Good luck with your build! Do you know who your supervisor for the rest of the build is yet? I imagine in batesford you will have initials SG. If so, he is pretty good,…

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bank
Feb 14, 2018 2:29 pm
bank
GillyH
GillyH
28 January

JG King Lexington 240 - In!

JG King Lexington 240 - In!
VIC
1 ... 8, 9, 10

So how are you finding your new home? Our build with JG King is well on its way.

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GillyH
Jan 28, 2018 9:05 pm
GillyH
Princesssarrah06
Princesssarrah06
21 December 2017

Our new home

Our new home
VIC
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Tinkster it’s called star spangled and is tabaums(???) brand although we used Dulux paint haha. Anyway the name of the paint suits the room it’s for our America room!…

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Princesssarrah06
Dec 21, 2017 6:50 am

Our frame arrived sooner than expected. We have been told it will be erected after Christmas. Roof and bricking to commence mid January.

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GillyH
Dec 10, 2017 7:08 am
GillyH
bank
bank
5 July 2017

Building Lexington 240

Building Lexington 240
VIC
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Exactly what I thought, it would increase my chances but no guarantees, especially when they don't know it's there. I don't think I will get anywhere asking them to do…

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bank
Jul 05, 2017 1:31 pm
bank

Mhm, mine is pretty standard, though not with that builder. Everything in my kitchen was included in base price, except for extending the overhead cupboards and high…

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aloenyx
May 30, 2017 7:28 pm
aloenyx
marshi
marshi
18 May 2017

Is anyone building a jgking belva??

Is anyone building a jgking belva??
VIC

We are looking to build this house but there are no displays at it is a fairly new plan apparently? Anyone have one/building one?

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marshi
May 18, 2017 9:15 am
Doc Freeman
Doc Freeman
28 March 2017

Building with JG King

Building with JG King

Sounds reminiscent of our experience with JG King. Their communication once we got to construction was pathetic, and customer focus was non-existent. They even boast that…

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Doc Freeman
Mar 27, 2017 11:04 pm
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surtees
Mar 16, 2017 10:43 am
surtees
surtees
surtees
21 January 2017

New house.... Corner plot

New house.... Corner plot
VIC

Ah bit of a pain about the easement but soinds like you have had a postive outcome with changing blocks good to hear. Hope the build goes well can wait to watch it.

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surtees
Jan 21, 2017 6:50 am
surtees
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Nico
Jan 13, 2017 8:43 pm
Nico
Nico
Nico
26 December 2016

JG King build. PICS, PICS & TIPS!!!

JG King build. PICS, PICS & TIPS!!!
VIC
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Good read. Sorry about your issues. Can you tell me what brand/model the kitchen rangehood is? I like it.

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Nico
Dec 26, 2016 1:58 pm
Nico

Settling in well, no major issues. No further cracked bricks or mortar. The towel rails and toilet roll holders all fell off. Was easy to fix though. A few architraves…

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Fleeb
Nov 20, 2016 7:33 pm
nsnvas
nsnvas
13 May 2016

Building custom home with JG King

Building custom home with JG King
VIC
1, 2

Finally 90 day (almost 5 months later) inspection completed. Everything was super slow. Many things could have been done better. There are few issues i would like to…

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nsnvas
May 13, 2016 4:57 pm
Bremey01
Bremey01
27 December 2015

New Jg King build!!

New Jg King build!!
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Our lawn is looking super lush and green now that we've been getting heaps and heaps of water into it!

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Bremey01
Dec 27, 2015 6:52 pm
jimmyk
jimmyk
5 October 2015

Anyone built Memphis by JG King or built in Mildura with JG

Anyone built Memphis by JG King or built in Mildura with JG
VIC

Hi there just noticed your post and am imterested to know about yiur experience and how your build went We only just signed to also build the memphis and would love a chat

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jimmyk
Oct 05, 2015 9:55 pm
James1985
James1985
14 September 2015

Our JG King Renaissance 295 Blog

Our JG King Renaissance 295 Blog
VIC

Yes, we has another inspector from an alternate company who inspected slab and frame stage. We did away with him as he missed some basic stuff. Should have had Darren…

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James1985
Sep 14, 2015 6:19 pm
James1985
James1985
12 September 2015

Inspector reccomending total brick rework - JGKing PCI Stage

Inspector reccomending total brick rework - JGKing PCI Stage
VIC

Morning all, Have been building a 42square build with JGKing since November14, and had our independent inspector though for PCI this week. He gave us a daming report,…

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James1985
Sep 12, 2015 3:18 pm
julia1301
julia1301
5 September 2015

jg king memphis

jg king memphis
VIC

How did you go jimmyk, are you still looking to build the memphis?

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julia1301
Sep 05, 2015 2:50 pm
julia1301
jimmyk
jimmyk
24 August 2015

New build JG King Homes- Bacchus 2

New build JG King Homes- Bacchus 2
VIC

Hi guys also here from geelong and the wife and i are about to sign up to build the memphis . Only prob is im hesitant to sign up without seeing the house , as there are…

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jimmyk
Aug 24, 2015 8:10 pm
nsnvas
nsnvas
2 April 2015

Are my expectations from independent building inspector too

Are my expectations from independent building inspector too
VIC

Hi, I am also building knock down and building new home with JG King in Cheltenham, Victoria. Where are you building yours?

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nsnvas
Apr 02, 2015 9:02 am
Princesssarrah06
Princesssarrah06
9 January 2015

Building with J G King

Building with J G King
VIC

Hi did you decide on building with JG King at all? I'd be intested in hearing your story of you have, as we are in the process of building with them now.

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Princesssarrah06
Jan 09, 2015 9:45 pm
building-expert
building-expert
30 September 2014

Can I outsource something during my build? [VIC]

Can I outsource something during my build? [VIC]
VIC

As a builder myself I would not allow owner to bring anyone else to my site. Why would I? If you want something done then pay me to do it. If as a builder you do it then…

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building-expert
Sep 30, 2014 8:31 am
building-expert
sauso
sauso
24 May 2014

Building in Curlewis - JG King Homes

Building in Curlewis - JG King Homes
VIC

My site cost were were 15k plus 5 for bal. wasn't as bad as I thought it would be. We require some piers and a cut as we have natural fill on the block.

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sauso
May 24, 2014 9:32 pm
nsnvas
nsnvas
9 April 2014

Knock down and build new home with JG King - VIC

Knock down and build new home with JG King - VIC
VIC

Hi, I've started knock down and rebuild double storey home with JG King in South east of Victoria. I am bit nervous with my process. Anyone got any experience…

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nsnvas
Apr 09, 2014 2:48 pm
joey2506
joey2506
6 April 2014

Our build with JG King

Our build with JG King
VIC
1, 2, 3

Searched the forum to find some JG King reviews and came across this thread, wasn't the kind of endorsement I was after as I'm also looking to build in the same area as…

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joey2506
Apr 06, 2014 9:15 pm
istephendj
istephendj
12 February 2014

Building with JG King

Building with JG King
VIC

How did you guys go with your builds? Just wanting to know roughly how long it took from painting till handover? We are about to have ours start painting so am Curious.

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istephendj
Feb 12, 2014 10:32 am
istephendj
istephendj
21 November 2013

Would you recommend JG KING? bit nervous!

Would you recommend JG KING? bit nervous!
1, 2

I know this is an old thread but every time I type in building with JG King, this thread keeps popping up. When I was doing my research on JG King, I kept getting old…

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istephendj
Nov 21, 2013 3:52 pm
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LeanneR
Sep 03, 2013 6:08 pm
LeanneR
sarzza
sarzza
17 January 2013

JG King ZEST Facade...anyone got it?

JG King ZEST Facade...anyone got it?
VIC

hi, I really really hope you get this since u posted this so long ago.. we are building and are using the zest façade.. in the picture of the rendering it looks like…

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sarzza
Jan 17, 2013 4:14 pm
lyndarumate
lyndarumate
8 December 2012

Hi... & a question on Site Costs/gradings + council permits

Hi... & a question on Site Costs/gradings + council permits
VIC

I would also suggest to finalise the site cost and have it REAL fixed site cost as this builder is known for surprice site costs after entering into contract. If you have…

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lyndarumate
Dec 08, 2012 12:37 pm


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