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Wild
Dec 12, 2018 8:19 am

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
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Our certificate was issued before the oven and hot water service were installed.

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blackcat20
Dec 12, 2018 9:22 am
blackcat20

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
VIC
1 ... 60, 61, 62

We were aware it wasnt working at handover; it was fixed first thing the following week. This seems to be a different issue (fan motor) and was pushed through as an…

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blackcat20
Dec 12, 2018 9:06 am
blackcat20

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

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

Quick question do u know how the NBN works? We have our Nbn pack main plug in the garage but wire in a different location for the pcd box.

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excited_builders
Dec 12, 2018 7:23 am
Build Right
Build Right
Yesterday

Building contract with Metricon

Building contract with Metricon
VIC

Hi, the sales consultants have estimate price for the areas that you are build than its the soil conditions This how it works 1. the size of the home you are building…

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Build Right
Dec 11, 2018 1:40 pm
Build Right
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stanus
Dec 09, 2018 3:33 pm
stanus
JXYL
JXYL
7 December

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Looking good, it will be lockup in no time. Btw, awesome shot, make your frame look like gold plated!

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JXYL
Dec 07, 2018 9:59 pm
Kimmykim
Kimmykim
7 December

FIRST HOME – METRICON WINCHESTER 28

FIRST HOME – METRICON WINCHESTER 28
1 ... 7, 8, 9

Good luck! Do you have kids or is it just the two of you? I have 2 girls. They are sad to leave their friends and school here. Husband will only join us before…

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Kimmykim
Dec 07, 2018 9:12 am
rajat
rajat
6 December

Our Bordeaux 56 Build in Sydney

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

Good guess! Yes, the tiles are larger. They are 750mm x 750mm to be precise Corfu gris glazed polished 750mmx750mm NY 16-6321FL

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rajat
Dec 06, 2018 12:20 pm
HoneyDee
HoneyDee
4 December

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension
VIC
1 ... 73, 74, 75

Hi Doulton777 I did post my thread in my reply above 👆🏼 Here is it again viewtopic.php?f=31&t=92532 Where did you build? New Estate or KDR?

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HoneyDee
Dec 04, 2018 7:40 am
HoneyDee
Cin
Cin
1 December

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
r_13
r_13
30 November

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
VIC

I've been told by M yesterday that they are taking out the rebated stacker doors from my estimate, and that they're not offering it any more due to issues with water…

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r_13
Nov 30, 2018 2:26 pm
r_13
r_13
r_13
29 November

Metricon Vantage 48 Plantation - Melbourne

Metricon Vantage 48 Plantation - Melbourne
QLD
1, 2

Long time since the last update. Last time I posted, I talked about levelling our block, which has now been done, and the buried swimming pool with all its wonderful…

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r_13
Nov 29, 2018 2:51 pm
r_13
shokel1975
shokel1975
29 November

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 7, 8, 9

It can’t hurt to follow them up yourself. I have found that sometimes things just don’t get done unless I intervene.

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shokel1975
Nov 29, 2018 8:23 am
shokel1975

Finally some progress since deposit been paid. Soil test, survey all completed and I have received site Drawing and preliminary floor plan. They’ve done a good job and…

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JXYL
Nov 19, 2018 10:09 pm
alexp79
alexp79
19 November

Metricon Vantage 46 - Studio M Upgrades

Metricon Vantage 46 - Studio M Upgrades

Why would anyone expect project builder be any cheaper than custom builder (for the similar quality/size house)? They pay market rates to their trades, but also have to…

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alexp79
Nov 19, 2018 7:46 pm
stoff17
stoff17
18 November

Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Metricon Franklin 53 modified
SA
1 ... 6, 7, 8

How exciting for you guys. Wasn’t that long ago we were there. Good luck on the offer. Reason we ended up going the franklin 53 was due to being a big frontage square…

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stoff17
Nov 18, 2018 4:36 pm
blackcat20
blackcat20
15 November

Metricon - Chelsea 37

Metricon - Chelsea 37
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Sounds like you've got a lot going on!

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blackcat20
Nov 15, 2018 8:19 pm
blackcat20
NewJourney
NewJourney
13 November

Glendale 42 with Rumpus

Glendale 42 with Rumpus

We went with the custom builders to get the plans we wanted.

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NewJourney
Nov 13, 2018 11:44 am
melobious
melobious
10 November

Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone

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

So jealous, looks amaZing... we are no where near starting!

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melobious
Nov 10, 2018 1:19 pm
davi
davi
6 November

Trentham 30 metricon

Trentham 30 metricon
NSW

We are getting real close to handover. Hopefully in before xmas

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davi
Nov 06, 2018 9:52 am
shokel1975
shokel1975
5 November

Building Glendale 34 Limited Edition with Metricon in Wallan

Building Glendale 34 Limited Edition with Metricon in Wallan
VIC

I think that is a great idea. We left ours as a sitting room also. If you have kids, you can use it as a separate living space - and it will get used more than a spare…

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shokel1975
Nov 05, 2018 12:12 pm
shokel1975
Pizzapocket
Pizzapocket
2 November

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
1 ... 48, 49, 50

Thanks for that looks great

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Pizzapocket
Nov 02, 2018 9:53 am
dfin
dfin
29 October

Building with Metricon - Liberty 45 - NSW

Building with Metricon - Liberty 45 - NSW
NSW
1, 2, 3

Dear All, The handover will be happening in about a month or so :) Just want to check with you guys if it is wise to get a concrete apron around the house? I have…

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dfin
Oct 29, 2018 10:31 am
JB1
JB1
27 October

Stacker/Sliding door height - is the price excessive or ok?

Stacker/Sliding door height - is the price excessive or ok?

It's very expensive and wouldn't cost more than 25% of what they are charging you. Having said that you'll have no other choice if you want it and they won't discount.…

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JB1
Oct 27, 2018 10:31 pm
shokel1975
shokel1975
23 October

Electrical plan in sovereign 50 Metricon

Electrical plan in sovereign 50 Metricon

We were told you won't need as many downlights as the display homes - they are lit up like an airport. We are building the Glendale 42. We have the following number of…

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shokel1975
Oct 23, 2018 2:16 pm
shokel1975
Chippy891
Chippy891
21 October

Metricon Kirra 23

Metricon Kirra 23

Hi just wondering how you enjoy your Kira 23 we are also needing the acoustic as we are near an airport. Any feedback will be greatly appreciated Thanks Jhai

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Chippy891
Oct 21, 2018 4:58 pm
sparekh
sparekh
19 October

Metricon Trentham 30 plantation facade.

Metricon Trentham 30 plantation facade.
NSW

Can I ask how much it's costing you? We are currently set on Glendale but Trentham is our second choice if Glendale goes over our budget.

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sparekh
Oct 19, 2018 12:03 pm
sparekh
sparekh
sparekh
19 October

Metricon Trentham

Metricon Trentham
VIC
1, 2, 3

Hi ,can I ask how much was the total cost to build this house?

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sparekh
Oct 19, 2018 11:13 am
sparekh

Metricon CSC very slow response. What are my options

Metricon CSC very slow response. What are my options
VIC

Yes , we saw this in Perth at the end of the last boom period Now I suspect they won't be building any time soon BTW, you don't have an enforceable contract until they…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 19, 2018 9:44 am
StructuralBIMGuy
Clean
Clean
18 October

Merricks 45 with Metricon

Merricks 45 with Metricon
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Site start today. Top soil has been removed and exciting time :)

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Clean
Oct 18, 2018 9:45 pm
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Doulton777
Oct 17, 2018 11:49 am
Doulton777
Forg
Forg
17 October

How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42

How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42

OK … so maybe think about how you'd use the space, and if there was extra space how would you use it? For example if you put extra room into the ensuite itself, would…

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Forg
Oct 17, 2018 7:51 am
Clean
Clean
14 October

Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Thanks for your detailed reply and time. It helps me a lot. Yes it is exciting time, did heaps of upgrades and modeled the kitchen like Balamaine 51. Hoping it will…

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Clean
Oct 14, 2018 7:38 pm
Tim65
Tim65
13 October

Metricon Variation Document sign-off problems.

Metricon Variation Document sign-off problems.

To a degree this was our experience as well, we did have a great csc in the end and was on to things straight away , you just have to keep checking and put everything…

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Tim65
Oct 13, 2018 3:14 pm
Tim65
Vivek28
Vivek28
8 October

Building Metricon Vantage 38

Building Metricon Vantage 38
NSW

Thanks for the input and helpful indeed. Insulation - how much did it cost for the upgrade and did you upgrade it to R2.5 batts? We had almost stuck with double sliding…

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Vivek28
Oct 08, 2018 10:24 pm
dany
dany
3 October

Building with Metricon in Sydney

Building with Metricon in Sydney
NSW

Guys , after going through their back office and admin they have spoilt the relationship. I sometimes feel that Metricon brings the worst in you . I doubt if the top…

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dany
Oct 03, 2018 12:04 pm
dany
dany
dany
30 September

Building Metricon Merricks 37- Western Sydney.

Building Metricon Merricks 37- Western Sydney.
NSW

Yes i can see some major defects . My suggestion is to document every thing and send them the list of defects which they need to address . They should give you dates and…

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dany
Sep 30, 2018 11:02 pm
dany
Renman
Renman
30 September

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
1 ... 97, 98, 99

Absolutely beautifulThanks Shokel. How's your place going? Well, after waiting 6 weeks, we finally got town planning drawings from M. Only to find a…

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Renman
Sep 30, 2018 5:29 pm
Renman

Delayed post. Heaps of progress since last update. Exterior: Frame completed Hebel completed Rendering almost complete Interior: Gyp-rock done Bathrooms water proofing…

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johar.ankur
Sep 30, 2018 8:26 am
thunderlegs
thunderlegs
28 September

Facade rendering weeping hole issue

Facade rendering weeping hole issue

Hi All, I am currently building a house with…

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thunderlegs
Sep 28, 2018 10:58 am
Macher
Macher
27 September

Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb

Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb
VIC

Your site must be on busy road.

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Macher
Sep 27, 2018 10:42 pm
Macher
Noavzo
Noavzo
22 September

Trades Recommendation - Adelaide

Trades Recommendation - Adelaide
SA

Hi all, I'm looking soon to build with Metricon in Adelaide, but I am after some customer recommendations on a few trades rather than go through hi pages etc I'm looking…

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Noavzo
Sep 22, 2018 9:25 pm
dulie
dulie
18 September

Understairs storage

Understairs storage

Looking at the plans, you could have a door either from the pantry or study as an alternative.

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dulie
Sep 18, 2018 4:57 pm
dulie
Mark Bell
Mark Bell
18 September

Building with Metricon in Ballarat Experiances

Building with Metricon in Ballarat Experiances
VIC

Hi There, I am a Building Consultant with GJ Gardner Homes in Ballarat. Please feel free to give me a call on 0428026349 and I can help you through the whole building…

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Mark Bell
Sep 18, 2018 11:58 am
heatl0rd
heatl0rd
17 September

Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)

Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)
NSW
1 ... 22, 23, 24

I never recieved it so I thought it never came through or might of been sent incorrectly. Could you try again? andrew@pei.net.au If its not to much trouble a simple…

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heatl0rd
Sep 17, 2018 6:02 pm
DaniB
DaniB
15 September

Hot water service

Hot water service

Thanks for your feedback, very helpful .

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DaniB
Sep 15, 2018 11:35 am
dany
dany
12 September

Building with Metricon. The Mantra 25s.

Building with Metricon. The Mantra 25s.
VIC
1, 2, 3

Hi , can i ask you what is your build time mentioned in the contract ?

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dany
Sep 12, 2018 11:30 pm
dany
r_13
r_13
12 September

Sovereign Metricon

Sovereign Metricon

Another point is that not all their facade pictures are for the same size house -- so the Lodge image up there might be the Sovereign 57 since you can see the dressing…

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r_13
Sep 12, 2018 10:42 am
r_13

Some house photos, seeing as I've been lazy over the last few months :D

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elieassi1992
Sep 09, 2018 8:57 pm
elieassi1992

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