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Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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Of course that is what Metricon want to be used as the further away the better. However, for fixture and fittings it is 600mm at a maximum angle of 45 degrees.

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p76rangie
Apr 22, 2018 1:58 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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Thanks Dulie will look into them both. I just want it too last. That’s builders for you using the cheaper stuff. Knowing my ss he would have made them do it really…

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Doulton777
Apr 22, 2018 2:52 pm
Doulton777

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
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We got stone. They had to join two pieces together.

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Renman
Apr 22, 2018 1:50 pm
Renman
Renman
Renman
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Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
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Make sure you put every little thing on the PCI list, otherwise they won't want to address them before handover.

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Renman
Apr 21, 2018 4:35 pm
Renman
dulie
dulie
Yesterday

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD
QLD
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Yeah we saved a lot of money doing things post handover and a lot of DIY stuff too. I'm pretty hands on, so it did save us a bundle of money.

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dulie
Apr 21, 2018 7:32 am
dulie
Doulton777
Doulton777
21 April

Metricon Winchester 28- Construction

Metricon Winchester 28- Construction
VIC
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Yeah hubby told them they need to patch it up. I think the ss already looked at it before we mentioned it. He catches on fast. Cos I noticed that area was wet. Pretty…

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Doulton777
Apr 21, 2018 12:56 am
Doulton777

After a month’s break, we finally have some progress. Metricon have started on the frame! This was done in the space of one week. There was nothing last week (except…

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rajat
Apr 20, 2018 10:02 pm
gd65
gd65
19 April

Chelsea 33 by Metricon!!!!

Chelsea 33 by Metricon!!!!
NSW

I just finished 33 2 months ago with oakpark facade with a few changes extended garage and had gutters and eaves instead of flat front and put french doors into bed…

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gd65
Apr 19, 2018 11:46 am
zooch84
zooch84
18 April

Metricon - Chelsea 37

Metricon - Chelsea 37
NSW
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That it is For me its not so much the fact that it hasn't been done, it's more the scheduling from the SM seems so wrong. I realise however he is only as good as his…

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zooch84
Apr 18, 2018 5:58 pm
Joker
Joker
18 April

Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)

Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)
NSW
1 ... 21, 22, 23

You just retold your story, same experience as me, I ended up digging everything myself and getting a friend to connect, the communication defys belief.

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Joker
Apr 18, 2018 12:49 pm
Lonez
Lonez
18 April

Building Glendale 50 peninsula SE victoria

Building Glendale 50 peninsula SE victoria
VIC

Cool thank You I’m pretty sure it’s ok went with Nutural colours and nothing I cant change just means more money if I don’t like it but awesome will look at this. So…

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Lonez
Apr 18, 2018 9:05 am
r_13
r_13
18 April

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

We made a few little changes, mostly to use up space that we thought was 'wasted' in the standard floorplan. For example, we decided that we did not want 'walk-in' linen…

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r_13
Apr 18, 2018 8:54 am
r_13
Bethany
Bethany
18 April

Metricon Trentham Build - The Baby Bordeaux

Metricon Trentham Build - The Baby Bordeaux
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Found out yesterday that M are going to be fixing our plaster reveals to have the arch shape finish. 😁 I’m so pleased about this as it means every issue we have…

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Bethany
Apr 18, 2018 8:03 am
Lonez
Lonez
17 April

Metricon Glendale 45

Metricon Glendale 45

Our land titled last July thanks to the consulatant who saw us early in the year he never made any changes to our plan so come to colour selection mid last year nothing…

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Lonez
Apr 17, 2018 11:44 pm
shokel1975
shokel1975
17 April

Metricon Glendale 39 LE (Melbourne Metro)

Metricon Glendale 39 LE (Melbourne Metro)
VIC

Hi Pc3d, can you please tell me where this display home is (first image)? I really like the colour scheme - we are building the Glendale 42 with Peninsula facade. thanks!

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shokel1975
Apr 17, 2018 3:06 pm
shokel1975
Drew01
Drew01
16 April

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1, 2

Yeah, we pre-wired because we're going with an Enphase system, which requires a 4x 6mm feed (basically three phase) from the roof top the meter box, and again to the…

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Drew01
Apr 16, 2018 8:53 am
Drew01
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Drew01
Apr 13, 2018 11:22 pm
Drew01
stanus
stanus
13 April

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
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that's good I was expecting closer to 50k I have yet to think about what mine will look like might need to start considering it as I get closer to completion

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stanus
Apr 13, 2018 8:27 pm
stanus
NewJourney
NewJourney
13 April

Glendale 42 with Rumpus

Glendale 42 with Rumpus

we have a good view at the back so thinking to utilize that.Might try to to get a new rep not much luck with this one.

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NewJourney
Apr 13, 2018 4:04 pm
r_13
r_13
13 April

Metricon Laguna 37 Kingston, southern Sydney

Metricon Laguna 37 Kingston, southern Sydney
NSW
1, 2

Great thread, thanks for sharing - things seem to be really coming along well. Congrats.

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r_13
Apr 13, 2018 8:52 am
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Ashleigh
Ashleigh
12 April

Beaumont Tiles - help!

Beaumont Tiles - help!
VIC

No problem! It is crazy how much of a difference the grout can make! Happy house building :)

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Ashleigh
Apr 12, 2018 8:18 pm
tonysh
tonysh
11 April

Is anyone from Metricon to answer why the 26 sq Evelyn (Dual

Is anyone from Metricon to answer why the 26 sq Evelyn (Dual

Thanks for your response TashPaul. They’re both base prices so the inclusions are roughly similar. Good point about the difficulty to build behind another house, but…

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tonysh
Apr 11, 2018 4:37 pm
Agent_009
Agent_009
11 April

Our Grandview 37 Toowoomba - We have KEYS! + Some Pics

Our Grandview 37 Toowoomba - We have KEYS! + Some Pics
QLD
1 ... 23, 24, 25

Hi Tash Not sure if you still get notifications from this thread? Is there any way to look at pictures? None of them appear to be loading anymore. We are building this…

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Agent_009
Apr 11, 2018 11:36 am
Agent_009
JasperL
JasperL
11 April

Vantage 48 Anyone has built or in the process of doing so?

Vantage 48 Anyone has built or in the process of doing so?
NSW

Hi, I pulled off at the 11th hour realizing I couldn't have a good cost estimate until I pay for site inspection & even then there's a lot of hidden cost. Metricon was…

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JasperL
Apr 11, 2018 10:54 am
r_13
r_13
11 April

New family home - Metricon Vantage - freeback please!!

New family home - Metricon Vantage - freeback please!!
VIC

joenk8i I like what you did with the larger WIP and the extended laundry option. I have also enlarged the WIP in lieu of the WIL and created a Butlers. How is the process…

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r_13
Apr 11, 2018 9:50 am
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zooch84
zooch84
9 April

Metricon contract signing and issues

Metricon contract signing and issues

This is pretty much the case. Building with M at the moment, and they pretty much only do things as PCV's Trying to get finalised plans with exactly everything corrected…

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zooch84
Apr 09, 2018 4:26 pm
george27
george27
8 April

Metricon Contract Process Harpley

Metricon Contract Process Harpley
VIC

When we did it last year, we signed the incorrect contract and then a variation. The contract was never redone. This just seems to be how they do it, and the risk to…

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george27
Apr 08, 2018 11:07 pm
Jamster
Jamster
8 April

Metricon Liberty 38/42

Metricon Liberty 38/42

Hi guys, new to the forum. Have been doing a heap of research on cost, but could anybody be so kind to provide me with an approximate cost to this house with the Classique…

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Jamster
Apr 08, 2018 9:35 pm
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Quirmeball1280
Apr 07, 2018 9:47 am
Quirmeball1280

I got a folding version from bunnings called TopDry. I wanted to preserve most of the yard as we don’t have much space so a foldable line was the way to go otherwise…

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nomnomnom
Apr 02, 2018 5:30 pm
nomnomnom

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!
NSW
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HI, dear, we are wall decals supplier from China. Here is our web: .cwww.chuzhouexportsom/category-31-title-Stickers.html

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Quirmeball1280
Apr 02, 2018 1:13 pm
Quirmeball1280

Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney
NSW
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Looks great Vista, hope you are getting good use of the pool at the moment King sofas are nice Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW

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Quirmeball1280
Apr 02, 2018 8:45 am
Quirmeball1280
Clean
Clean
29 March

Merricks 45 with Metricon

Merricks 45 with Metricon
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After signing the contract, submitted for bank valuation. It is weird, the building value (excluding land) came $8k more than the contract price. Not sure how is that…

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Clean
Mar 29, 2018 10:01 pm
emmyawards
emmyawards
28 March

Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne
VIC
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Thanks will pass onto my husband to check out.

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emmyawards
Mar 28, 2018 6:32 am
Best Wishes
Best Wishes
24 March

BASE PRICE EXTENSION CHARGES AFTER 270 DAYS FROM METRICON

BASE PRICE EXTENSION CHARGES AFTER 270 DAYS FROM METRICON

how i pay extra penalties while i have to pay only 6 months penalties for delayed land tilted . but they charging me for 14 months penalties which is unacceptable because…

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Best Wishes
Mar 24, 2018 10:35 pm
Best Wishes
Best Wishes
22 March

Around $ 20 K for base prize extension.Did some paid that Am

Around $ 20 K for base prize extension.Did some paid that Am

Hi Please tell me is any one paid huge amount for base price extension to metricon ? OR did they reduced or negotiate base price extension with M Home builder.please reply…

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Best Wishes
Mar 22, 2018 8:37 pm
Rafferty
Rafferty
20 March

KDR

KDR

Just wondering if there is anyone here building with Metricon Franklin 45. Thanks

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Rafferty
Mar 20, 2018 9:57 pm
dany
dany
16 March

KDRB Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney) - We are in!

KDRB Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney) - We are in!
NSW
1 ... 128, 129, 130

Just wondering what colour have you used for the feature facade. With red bricks and grey roof it's very tricky to get the colour right . This is blending well .

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dany
Mar 16, 2018 10:33 am
dany
alexp79
alexp79
8 March

Building Hebel home

Building Hebel home

Hebel Panels are just a veneer to a timber frame. I can't see any serious advantages of Hebel over the rendered brick. Acrylic render is expensive, thermal properties…

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alexp79
Mar 08, 2018 10:17 am

How clean would the house be during handover?

How clean would the house be during handover?
NSW

I have read on here before that there is rules in the building tolerances about the clean and that it should be very clean. Hopefully someone has a link for you.…

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sparrowsnest
Mar 06, 2018 9:50 pm
Clean
Clean
6 March

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC
VIC
1, 2

Could you please tell us what payment method you have changed to.

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Clean
Mar 06, 2018 1:50 pm
Tim65
Tim65
5 March

Metricon Chelsea 37

Metricon Chelsea 37
NSW

Anybody building with Metricon in and around Newcastle , any feed back appreciated

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Tim65
Mar 05, 2018 1:35 pm
Tim65

Is this Island bench going to be a overkill?

Is this Island bench going to be a overkill?

We have selected the same size bench with 80 mm thick stone wrap. I love the large island bench. They look amazing. It’s prob one of my favourite choices in our build

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Trippypossum
Mar 05, 2018 12:29 pm
JoseCruz
JoseCruz
4 March

Beveridge, Delta 24 - 1st home buyers!

Beveridge, Delta 24 - 1st home buyers!
VIC

Is there anyone here building a Delta aswell? or in Beveridge?!

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JoseCruz
Mar 04, 2018 11:52 am


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