Building A New House
KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
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).
Building the Metricon Doulton
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.
Oct 21, 2019 10:18 am
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…
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…
Sep 22, 2019 7:50 am
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…
Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique
I will also build with metricon classique facade. I am just wondering when you upgrade the first floor to 2.7m high, do we need to upgrade the facade timber window to be…
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.
Metricon Franklin - SA (Moved)
Was there anything you wished you’d changed but hadn’t? How are you going furnishing the place? Feel like I’m going to need a lot of new furniture lol
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
Building with Metricon in Sydney
It’s in Product Review’s best interest that as many of the reviews placed on their website are legitimate. Have a look at what Choice Magazine and the ACCC warn about…
Mar 07, 2019 2:07 pm
North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)
Good job with your build
My wife and I were looking at yours and Nthhome yesterday. Was great reading as we are looking at building Newhaven 42.
Really like your…
can you confirm the alum. seal you are talking about is the one pictured in the pic below?
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
Thanks QB and did both cables come through the one conduit that M instslled. The Telstra lead in tech told me that he will push the Pstn wire through the conduit to the…
Building the Denver 29 with Metricon
this is a long shot as you’ve long since finished your build, but I was wondering if you have a photo of the floor plan you went with? We are looking at the Denver, and…
Metricon Liberty 45 problem.
Hello Paga. I too have the same design. The discharge pipe should go to the gutter on the first floor - not via a pipe on top of the garage roofline. That's just sloppy work.
Metricon Savannah 34 - We are in!
We’re on the Sunshine Coast and about to start building the Savannah 34 and wondered if you found any good inspection companies?
Metricon - Savannah 34 build in Brisbane
Wow!!! Thank you so much for sharing these pictures it is nicer to see how the rooms flow and the sizing. Your house looks absolutely amazing. We were tossing up the…
Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb
We buit our Doulton just last year. I remember thinking it would be great too have others that are building it too. We actually bought off the plan. In November 2016 was…
Metricon Vantage 46 - Studio M Upgrades
Well a project builder will not have to spend much on drafting and engineering as they are duplicating the same style house. They build so many more houses a year so they…
Salamanca 34 in Melbourne with Metricon
Hi there, I am considering building this on my own block .... how is your build going? Do you mind me asking what the cost is?
Any other suggestions would be great