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Macher
Macher
6 June

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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Maybe try taking the whole thing off and the puting new film on at 1.7m

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Macher
Jun 06, 2019 11:38 pm
Macher
Reiri36
Reiri36
17 June

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Looks beautiful!

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Reiri36
Jun 17, 2019 2:29 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 8:17 pm

This is M doing a second coat of stain.

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Renman
Jun 16, 2019 3:53 pm
Renman
r_13
r_13
15 June

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
VIC
1, 2, 3

Looking good! It's so exciting to see it taking shape. :)

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r_13
Jun 15, 2019 1:37 pm
r_13
Renman
Renman
14 June

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
1 ... 101, 102, 103

Thanks for the post. U are on the dot with the B point. I am waiting to hear back from M on if, how and when they are going to fix it. M will give you the biggest…

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Renman
Jun 14, 2019 10:56 pm
Renman
blackcat20
blackcat20
14 June

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
VIC
1 ... 67, 68, 69

We've decided to open a case with customer care. Hopefully we get the resolution we're after.

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blackcat20
Jun 14, 2019 10:09 am
blackcat20
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 10:38 pm

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension
VIC
1 ... 74, 75, 76

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 8:10 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 9:34 pm

Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique
1 ... 4, 5, 6

I think you need a 16+ frontage. That price is $10.000 cheaper then what I paid. I don’t think I can answer your question on what to upgrade. I have always been…

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Doulton777
May 23, 2019 9:24 am
Doulton777

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 8:53 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 11:16 am
stoff17
stoff17
10 May

Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Metricon Franklin 53 modified
SA
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Hey guys. Thank you. Sorry haven’t looked on here for a while. As for costing. It’s totally up to you and how far you want to go in upgrades. We spent about $280 above…

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stoff17
May 10, 2019 8:12 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 8:32 am
rj7171
rj7171
1 May

Metricon Liberty 45 (Turramurra)

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

Hi mate. We have also been stung by this bloke. Complete new landscaping of our entire backyard. Not the same amount as you are out of pocket but still about $2,000. Was…

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rj7171
May 01, 2019 7:05 pm
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 8:14 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 7:49 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 8:08 am
nibennett
nibennett
8 April

Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone

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

Following. Looks great so far. We’re planning on building with Metricon in SA as well. Santorini 29 out at Freeling. Plan is to meet with our csc again next weekend…

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nibennett
Apr 08, 2019 12:48 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 7:29 am

Building contract with Metricon

Building contract with Metricon
VIC

Then don't talk to builders until your land settles.

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sweetswisssteel
Mar 30, 2019 9:32 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 8:09 am
r_13
Norfolk
Norfolk
16 March

Building Metricon Vantage 38

Building Metricon Vantage 38
NSW

The house is in Killara with handover was November last year.

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Norfolk
Mar 16, 2019 3:59 pm
dulie
dulie
7 March

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD

KDR Metricon Liberty - Hampshire 45 QLD
QLD
1 ... 86, 87, 88

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 2:07 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 11:11 am

Hello Vuster can you confirm the alum. seal you are talking about is the one pictured in the pic below?

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stanus
Mar 01, 2019 6:19 pm
stanus
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 6:15 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 12:37 pm
Lksinnott
Lksinnott
20 February

Building the Denver 29 with Metricon

Building the Denver 29 with Metricon
NSW
1 ... 11, 12, 13

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 10:25 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 12:20 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 10:54 am
r_13
r_13
16 February

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne

Metricon Merricks 42 Clarion - Melbourne
QLD
1, 2

Thank for your reply SaveH2O - your questions are on point, and I'm glad to answer: We are indeed planning to have retaining walls, and I had not previously seen the…

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r_13
Feb 16, 2019 8:22 am
r_13
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 6:56 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 8:16 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 8:29 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 3:08 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 6:08 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 10:36 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 10:04 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 12:23 pm
blackcat20
blackcat20
15 November 2018

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 7:19 pm
blackcat20
NewJourney
NewJourney
13 November 2018

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 10:44 am
davi
davi
6 November 2018

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 8:52 am
Pizzapocket
Pizzapocket
2 November 2018

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 8:53 am
dfin
dfin
29 October 2018

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 9:31 am
JB1
JB1
27 October 2018

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 9:31 pm
shokel1975
shokel1975
23 October 2018

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 1:16 pm
shokel1975

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