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shokel1975
shokel1975
6 April

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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Yes M is doing it.

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shokel1975
Apr 06, 2019 5:36 pm
shokel1975
Macher
Macher
21 h

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified

KDR Vantage Mode facade modified
VIC
1, 2

Progress I will keep updating these dates as best I can. Intial deposit 9 April 2018 Preliminary contract 3 August 2018 Final contract signing 10 December 2018 Final…

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Macher
Apr 22, 2019 3:35 pm
Macher
r_13
r_13
Yesterday

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
1 ... 9, 10, 11

This is the reason why NBN doesn't work properly, people cutting cables and leaking NBN out all over the ground everywhere! :lol:

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r_13
Apr 22, 2019 9:02 am
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Renman
Renman
19 April

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

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

Thanks QM. Hopefully it turns out as we expected.

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Renman
Apr 19, 2019 11:42 pm
Renman
shokel1975
shokel1975
18 April

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 14, 15, 16

I might get Andrew (hubby) to do the same when we check if the framers have done all the ones we requested.

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shokel1975
Apr 18, 2019 7:42 pm
shokel1975
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diode1014
Apr 16, 2019 11:15 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
blackcat20
blackcat20
10 April

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
VIC
1 ... 66, 67, 68

Still arguing for the carpet repair

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blackcat20
Apr 10, 2019 5:07 pm
blackcat20
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
dunkintoo
dunkintoo
7 April

Metricon Franklin - SA (Moved)

Metricon Franklin - SA (Moved)
SA
1, 2

Hi catelise. I have been delinquent with posting photos. We have received handover as of last week. It is a huge house! Let me know if you have any questions about…

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dunkintoo
Apr 07, 2019 9:22 am
Drew01
Drew01
6 April

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
1 ... 8, 9, 10

We got all three boundaries done, and he was about 80% the price of most quotes, and half the most expensive

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Drew01
Apr 06, 2019 9:36 pm
Drew01
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
stoff17
stoff17
3 April

Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Metricon Franklin 53 modified
SA
1 ... 7, 8, 9

Thanks mate, yeah been a very good experience. Very daunting watching and putting all the last pieces together to try and get it right. Anytime mate. Very happy to help…

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stoff17
Apr 03, 2019 9:43 pm

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
SejaeD
SejaeD
29 March

Building with Metricon in VIC - provisional costs invoice

Building with Metricon in VIC - provisional costs invoice
VIC

Technically, they are supposed to seek your approval before issuing you a variation and my understanding is that PC items need to be approved of by you. I could be wrong…

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SejaeD
Mar 29, 2019 12:33 pm
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
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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
Clean
Clean
25 February

Merricks 45 with Metricon

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

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Clean
Feb 25, 2019 10:38 am
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
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Yean
Feb 19, 2019 6:56 pm
Rdeep
Rdeep
17 February

Metricon Vantage 35 - New Build

Metricon Vantage 35 - New Build
1, 2

Hi, I am building my first home with Metricon. We started planning our build process in July and find below timelines: Initial deposit Paid -…

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Rdeep
Feb 17, 2019 5:17 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
23 January

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

Hahaha thanks. I just put the pic there. Cos I didn’t want my old pic as a sig. yes lots of pots draws was a must. I probably should have done all my butlers in it…

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Doulton777
Jan 23, 2019 5:35 pm
Doulton777
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
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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
G-K
G-K
21 December 2018

Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Hi Zanzibar, I am deciding on building zanzibar45 and was looking for some reviews... how happy are with your build and would you like to suggest something to me Thanks

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G-K
Dec 21, 2018 8:00 am
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
shokel1975
shokel1975
5 November 2018

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 11:12 am
shokel1975
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
Chippy891
Chippy891
21 October 2018

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 3:58 pm
sparekh
sparekh
19 October 2018

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 11:03 am
sparekh

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