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Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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I was also wondering about the need for a second hot water unit

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aussman80
Dec 09, 2019 9:51 am
rajat
rajat
7 December

Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi Vuster, In the basix, they had mentioned that owner has to install weather seal after handover...

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rajat
Dec 07, 2019 2:30 pm
Berek
Berek
6 December

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne
QLD
1, 2

Unfortunately no matter who was nice, the only person who counts is the planner who appraised your plans. Any advice needs to be in writing to hold water. I went through…

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Berek
Dec 06, 2019 8:21 pm
Renman
Renman
1 December

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
VIC
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That looks awesome dude. Can I ask how much did that cost you?

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Renman
Dec 01, 2019 10:32 am
Renman

Still missing front window. But more painting happening.

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Macher
Nov 30, 2019 1:50 pm
Macher
Charlotte.h
Charlotte.h
30 November

Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Hi Tanya. If you not going to store or put cupboards in the garage plus your car then you may have reconsider. With our garage we have a small Volkswagen eso and a Nisan…

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Charlotte.h
Nov 30, 2019 12:17 pm
Charlotte.h
vuster
vuster
21 November

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
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render-dulux candlebark window trim - Dulux Beige Royal

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vuster
Nov 21, 2019 1:37 pm
vuster
vuster
vuster
11 November

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
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Looking good Renman. Hopefully your landscaper issues have been sorted. My landscaper used a hand grinder to cut the bluestone pavers also. I wouldn't have a problem with…

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vuster
Nov 11, 2019 12:33 pm
vuster
thangam
thangam
30 October

Building the Metricon Doulton

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

what paint color you used for internal house looks so amazing,please list those colours

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thangam
Oct 30, 2019 11:43 pm
betterman
betterman
30 September

Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone

Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone
SA
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

great networking setup. where did you guys get that enclosure from?

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betterman
Sep 30, 2019 3:33 pm
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 2:43 pm
rum_home
lindagyt
lindagyt
25 September

Glendale 38(Gold Coast)

Glendale 38(Gold Coast)
QLD

---->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…

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lindagyt
Sep 25, 2019 1:05 pm
Renman
Renman
24 September

Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)

Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)
NSW
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Seems like we are in a similar boat on having a terrible experiences with landsaping.

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Renman
Sep 24, 2019 11:22 am
Renman
weising2009
weising2009
22 September

Metricon - Duxton 39

Metricon - Duxton 39
VIC
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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 8:19 am
Norfolk
Norfolk
12 September

Building Metricon Vantage 38

Building Metricon Vantage 38
NSW

No probs, Suggest you accompany housepect on the inspection to observe and understand any issues they may identify.

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Norfolk
Sep 12, 2019 12:19 pm
nyaskvjp
nyaskvjp
7 September

Chelsea 33 by Metricon!!!!

Chelsea 33 by Metricon!!!!
NSW

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…

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nyaskvjp
Sep 07, 2019 10:05 pm
Norfolk
Norfolk
31 July

Tips on building & private inspectors

Tips on building & private inspectors
VIC
1, 2

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…

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Norfolk
Jul 31, 2019 3:28 pm
Renman
Renman
24 July

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!
NSW
1 ... 275, 276, 277

Ours hasn't peeled off so far.

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Renman
Jul 24, 2019 9:41 pm
Renman

Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Metricon Franklin 53 modified
SA
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Thanks a lot for your response...we have a lot of area to tile outdoors so just considering options https://r.tapatalk.com/shareLink?url=ht ... are_type=t

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excited_builders
Jul 02, 2019 9:22 am
Tran18
Tran18
22 June

Building contract with Metricon

Building contract with Metricon
VIC

I bailed out and have not looked back. This doesnt help you, I know but I wasnt prepared to have more ‘surprises’ with them.

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Tran18
Jun 22, 2019 10:20 am
catelise
catelise
16 June

Metricon Franklin - SA (Moved)

Metricon Franklin - SA (Moved)
SA
1, 2

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

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catelise
Jun 16, 2019 9:17 pm
kiddz7
kiddz7
6 June

KDR Metricon Hampshire 46 Melbourne Bayside

KDR Metricon Hampshire 46 Melbourne Bayside
VIC

how long does it normally take from signing contract to when they start building?

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kiddz7
Jun 06, 2019 11:38 pm

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension
VIC
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That picture is amazing. Loved it at first site. There was no doubts like I usually have about everything I put in this house. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Jun 04, 2019 9:10 pm
Doulton777
maozhang
maozhang
28 May

Merricks 45 with Metricon

Merricks 45 with Metricon
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

not cheap, how much for your stair upgrade?

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maozhang
May 28, 2019 10:34 pm

Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon
1, 2

Looks fantastic zanzibar_45, love your feature pier on your balcony :-D

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shokel1975
May 23, 2019 9:53 am
shokel1975
heatl0rd
heatl0rd
19 May

Looking for a Liberty in victoria

Looking for a Liberty in victoria
VIC

Hi Jon, 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…

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heatl0rd
May 19, 2019 12:16 pm

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. .

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excited_builders
May 10, 2019 9:32 am
Drew01
Drew01
29 April

Building Glendale 34 Limited Edition with Metricon in Wallan

Building Glendale 34 Limited Edition with Metricon in Wallan
VIC
1, 2

We also didn't pay for our island bench top to be 3m long, as it's the size of a sheet of Caesarstone, so in theory we saved them money but late by them not having to make…

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Drew01
Apr 29, 2019 9:14 pm
Drew01

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?

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eshan
Apr 27, 2019 8:49 pm
Norfolk
Norfolk
11 April

Building with Metricon in Sydney

Building with Metricon in Sydney
NSW
1, 2, 3

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…

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Norfolk
Apr 11, 2019 9:08 am
miszsuby
miszsuby
4 April

Vantage 42 (S-Series) by Metricon in Victoria

Vantage 42 (S-Series) by Metricon in Victoria
VIC

That’s crazy! Is this for the tiles chosen from Beaumont? I selected tiles which were in the same price range as the one provided by the Studio M Cat1. But…

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miszsuby
Apr 04, 2019 8:29 am
r_13
r_13
18 March

Building Metricon Fortitude32 - Bannockburn: FLOORING

Building Metricon Fortitude32 - Bannockburn: FLOORING
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

That is possibly because this post/thread is about 5 years old... the prices listed above reflect that. I was reading the list thinking 'wow, so cheap options...' then…

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r_13
Mar 18, 2019 9:09 am
r_13
dulie
dulie
7 March

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD
QLD
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You say that now, but i'm sure when the time comes i'm sure you'd be able to stretch =P

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dulie
Mar 07, 2019 3:07 pm
dulie
dhavetam
dhavetam
7 March

North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)

North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)
NSW
1 ... 7, 8, 9

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…

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dhavetam
Mar 07, 2019 12:11 pm
Bethany
Bethany
27 February

Metricon Trentham Build - The Baby Bordeaux

Metricon Trentham Build - The Baby Bordeaux
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Yeah it’s an expensive product but I don’t know how difficult it is to lay? I thought it wouldn’t be too bad coz it’s not a floating floor. But I don’t really…

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Bethany
Feb 27, 2019 7:15 pm
excited_builders
excited_builders
26 February

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
1 ... 37, 38, 39

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…

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excited_builders
Feb 26, 2019 1:37 pm
Lksinnott
Lksinnott
20 February

Building the Denver 29 with Metricon

Building the Denver 29 with Metricon
NSW
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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…

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Lksinnott
Feb 20, 2019 11:25 pm
cptslobodan
cptslobodan
20 February

Metricon Liberty 45 problem.

Metricon Liberty 45 problem.
NSW

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.

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cptslobodan
Feb 20, 2019 1:20 pm
Kimmykim
Kimmykim
16 February

FIRST HOME – METRICON WINCHESTER 28

FIRST HOME – METRICON WINCHESTER 28
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Thanks! Yes. They look beautiful especially if you have seen the before picture

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Kimmykim
Feb 16, 2019 11:54 am
jlawrie
jlawrie
10 February

Metricon Savannah 34 - We are in!

Metricon Savannah 34 - We are in!
NSW
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Hi Sam, We’re on the Sunshine Coast and about to start building the Savannah 34 and wondered if you found any good inspection companies? Regards, Jennie

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jlawrie
Feb 10, 2019 7:56 am
jlawrie
jlawrie
7 February

Metricon - Savannah 34 build in Brisbane

Metricon - Savannah 34 build in Brisbane
QLD

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…

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jlawrie
Feb 07, 2019 9:16 pm
Doulton777
Doulton777
15 January

Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb

Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb
VIC

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…

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Doulton777
Jan 15, 2019 9:29 pm
Doulton777
johar.ankur
johar.ankur
11 January

Building Metricon Liberty 40 Schofields

Building Metricon Liberty 40 Schofields
NSW
1, 2, 3

Thanks mate, Yes, great suggestion & yes it will be harder to clean when we have a total of 6 showers!. All the best with your build :)

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johar.ankur
Jan 11, 2019 4:08 pm
r_13
r_13
6 January

Merricks 42 Build - Beveridge VIC

Merricks 42 Build - Beveridge VIC
VIC

Hey cazz82 did you ever proceed with the Merricks/Bentleigh? How's your project coming along?

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r_13
Jan 06, 2019 7:08 am
r_13
Macher
Macher
30 December 2018

Metricon Vantage

Metricon Vantage
1, 2, 3, 4

It's been a while. Any more updates for your build?

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Macher
Dec 30, 2018 11:36 pm
Macher
Macher
Macher
30 December 2018

Metricon Vantage 46 - Studio M Upgrades

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…

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Macher
Dec 30, 2018 11:04 pm
Macher
Cin
Cin
1 December 2018

Salamanca 34 in Melbourne with Metricon

Salamanca 34 in Melbourne with Metricon
VIC

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 :) Cin

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Cin
Dec 01, 2018 1:23 pm

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