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JLH222
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Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside MelbourneMetricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne
VIC
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I've heard quite a few people say that it slows down towards the end...so not looking forward to that! Agree re the weather!! Sunny days ahead please! [BLACK…

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JLH222
Apr 28, 2017 2:15 pm
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Building the Metricon Glendale 38 - Blackwood park AdelaideBuilding the Metricon Glendale 38 - Blackwood park Adelaide
SA

Bricking is all complete, other than the rear. Been let down a bit lately by Metricon and our SS. Lack of communication and the rear doors still aren't delivered nor…

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familyman
Apr 28, 2017 12:01 pm
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elieassi1992
Apr 28, 2017 11:24 am
Metricon Savannah 34 Build - Scaffolding removed.Metricon Savannah 34 Build - Scaffolding removed.
NSW
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Ha! I was showing my 70+ year old parents a pic of the house the other day, and they asked why we didn't go with cream colored bricks?

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firejack018
Apr 27, 2017 6:03 pm
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New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extensionNew here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension
VIC
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They sure have come along way. And now they take months for variations This house that I'm in now was with built with porter davis. It's 47sq took 5 mths too…

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Doulton777
Apr 27, 2017 5:35 pm
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My Metricon Bordeaux 56 buildMy Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
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So they usually fix things at every stage? And then finale stage they fix the things before you move in is that correct? viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Apr 27, 2017 3:30 pm
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Sovereign by MetriconSovereign by Metricon
VIC
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Not really , but what can I do .........

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Scott2233
Apr 27, 2017 2:51 pm

Looks like the information was correct, I live chatted with Clipsal as per image below but would love to see what my SM says. My Journey H1 thread |

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Neville S
Apr 27, 2017 12:06 pm
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elieassi1992
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Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide AthelstoneMetricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone
SA

Yeah i'm trying to see if we can change some of the bottom facade to brick to break it up abit but I doubt they'll let us! Ah well, can't win them all.

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elieassi1992
Apr 27, 2017 11:06 am
blackcat20
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Metricon Winchester 28Metricon Winchester 28
VIC

The quicker the better given we're living with my mum for the duration...

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blackcat20
Apr 27, 2017 10:19 am
Drew01
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Metricon Glendale 37+Metricon Glendale 37+
NSW
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Do you have a picture you can share? Would love to see it. Will take one on Friday when I'm at the Studio...

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Drew01
Apr 27, 2017 7:35 am
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Shez84
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Building with MetriconBuilding with Metricon
NSW
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Hey SkB, When I first spoke to the land sales guy, he told me we could get the house and land package for 429,000. Our land cost 260,600 Our base House was…

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Shez84
Apr 27, 2017 7:05 am
Tribe7
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26 April
Building the Denver 29 with MetriconBuilding the Denver 29 with Metricon
NSW
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Hey JessicaG, Yes we built with Metricon in 2015 and are inching painfully slowly towards starting our next build. Acreage house this time

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Tribe7
Apr 26, 2017 8:48 pm
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bank
Apr 26, 2017 2:54 pm
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Renman
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26 April
Metricon VantageMetricon Vantage
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Good luck and have fun.

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Renman
Apr 26, 2017 12:31 pm
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dulie
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26 April
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSWMetricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
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Woohoo! Finally moving along!!

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dulie
Apr 26, 2017 11:33 am
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Doulton777
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26 April
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 MelbMy KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
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Yeah and they would get it cheaper to begin with cos they buy them in volumes. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Apr 26, 2017 8:36 am
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bubblynutter
26 April
Metricon Denver 47 - Cabinetry and paintingMetricon Denver 47 - Cabinetry and painting
VIC
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The plan is to have a garden bed in between the two walls, with just a row of magnolia little gems the whole length (I think I worked out I need 13....), with white…

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bubblynutter
Apr 26, 2017 3:46 am
Doulton777
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26 April
Metricon - Duxton 39Metricon - Duxton 39
VIC
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I was referring to the Bluetooth functionality Here's the link for the Iconic http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL ... sC0YOYQvBM Apart from the…

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Doulton777
Apr 26, 2017 1:10 am
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VMGlendale37
Apr 24, 2017 8:26 pm
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Emmz70
Apr 24, 2017 3:28 pm
ggeorge
24 April
MetriconHomes Byron 32MetriconHomes Byron 32
NSW

hi realise that this is a very late reply dont even know if it will reach you? but we are about to build a new house and found the one we like but Metricon 32 Byron but no…

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ggeorge
Apr 24, 2017 11:17 am
familyman
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24 April
Our Glendale 39 - Metricon (Blackwood Park, SA)Our Glendale 39 - Metricon (Blackwood Park, SA)
SA
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Hi TF. Yes our view is great. They gave us a rough handover date which is end of June, however I don't see that happening as our bricking is taking forever. Not too happy…

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familyman
Apr 24, 2017 9:32 am
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PeteK
23 April
Our Metricon Duxton 39- Coastal FacadeOur Metricon Duxton 39- Coastal Facade
VIC
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That's awesome Dave. Glad you popped by our neck of the woods. Always hard to make all the decisions up front, you kinda forget what you ordered! Wish we had room…

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PeteK
Apr 23, 2017 10:53 pm
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Oninon
Apr 22, 2017 2:34 pm

So been on holidays and it seems like an eternity since I have seen the site but good news is there had been progress! All the roofing has been completed, insulation…

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Adnan633
Apr 22, 2017 12:59 pm
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Christoshizz
Apr 21, 2017 10:35 pm
Myeap
21 April
Metricon Liberty 45 CarlingfordMetricon Liberty 45 Carlingford
NSW

Hi, I am new to this forum and have signed up hoping that we could get some tips and tricks on our new build. We are planning on knocking down our 1950s red brick home and…

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Myeap
Apr 21, 2017 10:58 am
Oninon
21 April
Metricon Peninsula facadeMetricon Peninsula facade
VIC

I doubt if sales consultant knows may be that i have to ask at HO level.

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Oninon
Apr 21, 2017 9:42 am
Doulton777
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20 April
Metricon Henderson 42Metricon Henderson 42
NSW
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Very true Dani. If we don't give them a. Headache who else will . I did think that a few times they have no idea specially if they haven't built before. It's…

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Doulton777
Apr 20, 2017 11:49 pm
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Mec06
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19 April
Metricon Metro 32 QldMetricon Metro 32 Qld
QLD
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Ah that's annoying, May will be here before you know it. Hopefully no more delays for you guys.

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Mec06
Apr 19, 2017 6:42 am
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M and T
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18 April
Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!
NSW
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Have a great holiday! I think I can safely say all the Metricon customers will miss your informative posts Welcome to our new Metricon Henderson

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M and T
Apr 18, 2017 1:39 pm
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dulie
Apr 16, 2017 3:40 pm
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Tribe7
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14 April
Housing the Tribe, Gold CoastHousing the Tribe, Gold Coast
QLD
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Finally started our new thread Let the good times roll on Housing the Tribe Custom Acreage Style - KrisBuild Homes.

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Tribe7
Apr 14, 2017 12:30 am
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blackcat20
13 April
First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29
QLD

Exciting! We're first home builders as well but slightly behind you in the process, just waiting to book our colour and electrical appointments in. Though our land isnt…

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blackcat20
Apr 13, 2017 9:06 am
Kandi
12 April
Liberty 45Liberty 45

Thank you so much. we are located in nsw. I can check the virtual tour. this will give and idea to make the decision.

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Kandi
Apr 12, 2017 5:47 pm
santosh22us
11 April
Glendale 38(Gold Coast)Glendale 38(Gold Coast)
QLD

Did considered Liberty 42 and duxton but going bit out of budget so we finally decided about Glendale. With extensions I am expecting it to be nearly same size as liberty…

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santosh22us
Apr 11, 2017 6:28 pm

The external colour selection was the second appointment. One of the dumb things forgotten was to bring the sample tiles from Beaumont to the appointment! Luckily photos…

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lincoln32
Apr 11, 2017 8:34 am
beac_faith
8 April
Our new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLDOur new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLD
QLD
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He was quite stressed up about trying to make it smooth but now we're quite happy with the end result.. some imperfections here and there if you look up close but…

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beac_faith
Apr 08, 2017 10:41 pm
leelee116
5 April
Our NolanOur Nolan
NSW
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Very slowly with all this rain we've been having. Will post picture in the coming days. Just had lounge delivered and waiting on a few more deliveries. Hubby will…

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leelee116
Apr 05, 2017 9:04 am
We're Building a Metricon Barkly 29We're Building a Metricon Barkly 29
QLD
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Hello Rich. I am Rita and we will also build a Barkly 29 in the southside of Brisbane. Building might start in May. Thank you for these posts. They are very helpful. I am…

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Rita Barkly29
Mar 31, 2017 11:58 pm
Jazzie9
27 March
Metricon Adelaide AthelstoneMetricon Adelaide Athelstone
SA

Congrats on you new build. I fell in love with the Botanical 32 at Springlake Estate, Mt Barker. Look forward to watching your build.

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Jazzie9
Mar 26, 2017 11:03 pm
Emmz70
26 March
Building Metricon Glendale 39 in Melbourne NorthBuilding Metricon Glendale 39 in Melbourne North
VIC
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Welcome back Sizz Wow build looks to be progressing well. Hoping your dream home reignites soon and will look forward to seeing the progress in a lovely…

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Emmz70
Mar 26, 2017 4:15 pm
vuster
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25 March
My Doulton 56 Classique - Metricon MelbourneMy Doulton 56 Classique - Metricon Melbourne
VIC
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Hal pulled the pin on m dulie. She's signed with a smaller builder.

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vuster
Mar 25, 2017 8:34 pm
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nomnomnom
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25 March
North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)
NSW
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In the contract it states up to 15 air con outlets. In mine, there are maybe only 10 max. Has anyone had any luck in getting a crest for the unused balance? If it was…

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nomnomnom
Mar 24, 2017 11:54 pm
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Orpheus
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17 March
Hooray, we are building the Metricon Glendale 38 in Sydney!!Hooray, we are building the Metricon Glendale 38 in Sydney!!
NSW
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Yeah its a time consuming job to scrape off and reapply @Orph Build thread: viewtopic.php?t=78328 Home Furniture: viewtopic.php?t=80551 Technology Hub: …

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Orpheus
Mar 17, 2017 6:27 pm
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Mar 17, 2017 6:14 pm



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