Building A New House
Building with Metricon
Agree with you. In the curret environment its unlikely contract build times will be achieved, or any (token) liquidated damages paid out. Best to plan on a much longer…
Metricon Savannah 34 - We are in!
PBD - How have you progressed with this? My husband and I are looking at building the Savannah 34 - we are waiting on land to be released.…
Sep 09, 2021 10:12 pm
Trentham 30 metricon
Overall it wasn’t to painful however we did get stuffed around with the drawers in our walk-in robe. The colour was not what we picked and they didn’t honour a…
Sloping block - need recommendations
One of the simplest options for the basement level will be:
1) Pier and beam footings
2) Dincel for retaining and basement level walls
3) Bondek or Speedfloor suspended…
Upstairs curtains look like this:
Metricon Franklin - SA (Moved)
cornellengineers, in SA that's how do they do the slabs. I have heard Metricon had some problems in the past with the slabs here in SA as they…
My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
I think Hebel has been around for a while do should be good. Im mostly going with Hebel becauyse of the insulation and also prefer the rendered look
Merricks 45 with Metricon
I haven't done the cooling yet.
However, enjoying the new home. Came good on the expected lines. Done wardrobe with Ikea pax turned out great and exactly as I imagined…
Dec 05, 2020 12:05 pm
Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!
A nice design with its exterior color scheme. I would like to know the color of the external wall? Does anyone the similar color of taubmann or dulux?
Metricon Vantage 46 - Studio M Upgrades
Your point on the trades sort of is half accurate. You realise what rates the volume builders pay for their trades and have you ever been on a site to see the level or…
Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney
Congrats Rajat on your beautiful home.
Incase anyone sees this message, would you happen to know please what interior colours were used in the SYDNEY Bordeaux display home…
Aug 05, 2020 2:23 am
Building the Metricon Doulton
Hi Stanus, in addion to the Hebel Powerfloor, did you also use acoustic bats between the levels? Trying to work out if I need from a thermal or noise perspective? My…
May 26, 2020 11:39 am
Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon
Hi Zanzibar hope you are enjoying your home! We’d love to see how calacatta gold benchtop and yukun in the cooktop has turned out for yout kitchen. I am thinking of the…
Apr 13, 2020 1:52 pm
Jan 27, 2020 4:34 pm
Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC
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…
Glendale 38(Gold Coast)
---->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…
Metricon - Duxton 39
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…
Building Metricon Vantage 38
No probs, Suggest you accompany housepect on the inspection to observe and understand any issues they may identify.
Chelsea 33 by Metricon!!!!
Hi zooch, your blog is extremely helpful and thanks for sharing your experience with M.
Was wondering if you could clarify few things:
Just want to understand what you…
Tips on building & private inspectors
Just ask their salesperson to add the clause, or explain why they can’t / won’t. Alternatively ask them to delete all references to liquidated damages. If they do this…
Building contract with Metricon
I bailed out and have not looked back. This doesnt help you, I know but I wasnt prepared to have more ‘surprises’ with them.
Looking for a Liberty in victoria
We are just going through initial quotes for the liberty in south east Melb. Very hard to find any liberties here in Melb.
Also frustrated yo hear VIC won't…
We finally did the fence for the backyard.
We got council permission after a very long wait and now have placed the order for the front and side fence. .
I am building the vantage 40 cube facade and worries about the non flat roof line that shows up in the contract. Any thoughts? Has your build completed?
Apr 27, 2019 7:49 pm