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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
sparekh
sparekh
19 October 2018

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 10:13 am
sparekh
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
19 October 2018

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 8:44 am
StructuralBIMGuy
Forg
Forg
17 October 2018

How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42

How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42
QLD

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 6:51 am
Tim65
Tim65
13 October 2018

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 2:14 pm
Tim65
dany
dany
30 September 2018

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 10:02 pm
dany
thunderlegs
thunderlegs
28 September 2018

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 9:58 am
Noavzo
Noavzo
22 September 2018

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 8:25 pm
dulie
dulie
18 September 2018

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 3:57 pm
dulie
Mark Bell
Mark Bell
18 September 2018

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 10:58 am
DaniB
DaniB
15 September 2018

Hot water service

Hot water service

Thanks for your feedback, very helpful .

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DaniB
Sep 15, 2018 10:35 am
dany
dany
12 September 2018

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 10:30 pm
dany
r_13
r_13
12 September 2018

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 9:42 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 7:57 pm
elieassi1992
aussieta
aussieta
7 September 2018

NBN Location

NBN Location
QLD

in theory in practice they would only put my connection box on inside wall from where connection device is "you don't understand sir, i am not a cabler" "you will have to…

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aussieta
Sep 07, 2018 8:29 pm
aussieta
DavidAndrews3003
DavidAndrews3003
27 August 2018

Metricon Vantage 38 QLD

Metricon Vantage 38 QLD
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Were you happy with the Wine Racks that you used for your under stair cellar? We want to build an under stair one and love the look of what you have done.

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DavidAndrews3003
Aug 27, 2018 5:10 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
24 August 2018

Tender Expiry Contract Variation

Tender Expiry Contract Variation
NSW

SimonW You signed an agreement to prepare the plans and tender, you didn't sign a contract to build. This happens in a boom bust build cycle and happened in Perth during…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Aug 24, 2018 5:01 am
StructuralBIMGuy
Doulton777
Doulton777
16 August 2018

Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney
NSW
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Really is that all? Wow I expected it to be more. You have done well. Ok thanks for letting me know. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Aug 16, 2018 9:58 am
Doulton777
dany
dany
12 August 2018

Our Metricon Liberty 45 (Verve) Sydney

Our Metricon Liberty 45 (Verve) Sydney
NSW
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Hi , we are still in the documentation phase . we had signed in January and there is no sign of hitting the ground . Every single day there is just frustrating emails…

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dany
Aug 12, 2018 8:46 pm
dany
Mike003
Mike003
11 August 2018

Building Agar 26 with Metricon, Melb SE suburb

Building Agar 26 with Metricon, Melb SE suburb
VIC
1, 2

Hi we Do like the house design , does 14x28 square metre block ideal for this house ? Thanks Mike

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Mike003
Aug 11, 2018 6:16 pm
dunkintoo
dunkintoo
31 July 2018

Metricon Allure 48 QLD (Vantage 48 in MEL)...Now Lavelle 50

Metricon Allure 48 QLD (Vantage 48 in MEL)...Now Lavelle 50

Just saw this post. Good luck RR80. $220K is a lot of money to upgrade with (between designer and signature)... I'd understand why you would like to keep your deal. …

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dunkintoo
Jul 31, 2018 7:41 pm
Rosiebf
Rosiebf
30 July 2018

Anyone built a Chelsea 33 with Metricon?

Anyone built a Chelsea 33 with Metricon?
VIC

Would love feedback on room sizes for the Chelsea 33. We wanted the 37 but it doesn’t fit on our battleaxe block because of council restrictions on the driveway turning…

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Rosiebf
Jul 30, 2018 8:43 pm
chezhia
chezhia
20 July 2018

Metricon Liberty 38/42

Metricon Liberty 38/42

Sure. No problem. Please let me know what quote you get if you can.

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chezhia
Jul 20, 2018 9:29 am
shokel1975
shokel1975
19 July 2018

Metricon Glendale 38 in SYD

Metricon Glendale 38 in SYD
NSW
1, 2, 3

Following your thread CKY... looking forward to watching the progress of your build :-D Hope its all going smoothly!

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shokel1975
Jul 19, 2018 2:50 pm
shokel1975
dunkintoo
dunkintoo
18 July 2018

Metricon Franklin 53 - SA

Metricon Franklin 53 - SA
SA

Yeah. We are quite excited as well. We live 5 mins. away and can't stop driving by the property now that the land has been cleared and cut. I am going to have to spend…

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dunkintoo
Jul 18, 2018 11:50 pm
Rosiebf
Rosiebf
17 July 2018

Chelsea 37 Metricon

Chelsea 37 Metricon

We are currently waiting for a price to come back on the Chelsea 37 with a few (BIG!) changes. Can anyone tell me what the base price is on the 37 though? So we know where…

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Rosiebf
Jul 17, 2018 8:45 am
rum_home
rum_home
14 July 2018

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC

Metricon Bentleigh 38 - Wollert VIC
VIC
1, 2

Sorry only saw this now. Do you mean the payment schedule? I changed to the default HIA schedule of % at key stages. So it's not front loaded like Metricon wanted. …

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rum_home
Jul 14, 2018 5:05 pm
rum_home
madj-m
madj-m
12 July 2018

Skylights/Louvre Roof in Alfreso with Metricon

Skylights/Louvre Roof in Alfreso with Metricon
VIC

As the title suggests, wondering if anyone has built with Metricon and had them put skylights/louvres in their alfresco area? We are concerned the alfresco will block out…

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madj-m
Jul 12, 2018 7:51 pm
zooch84
zooch84
3 July 2018

Metricon Double Storey Build

Metricon Double Storey Build
VIC

In general, its 26-30 weeks for a double story (i.e. 6-7 months) obviously as blackcat mentioned it depends on the size and finishings etc But here I am building a single…

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zooch84
Jul 03, 2018 9:06 am
Riles
Riles
30 June 2018

First Time Builders - Metricon Denver 32

First Time Builders - Metricon Denver 32
QLD

Hi Cane91 we are at the finishing end of the Denver so message us if we can help in any way

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Riles
Jun 30, 2018 9:05 pm
JohnBern
JohnBern
19 June 2018

Metricon Chelsea33

Metricon Chelsea33

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JohnBern
Jun 19, 2018 5:55 pm
JohnBern
Emmz70
Emmz70
17 June 2018

Building Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Geelong

Building Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Geelong
VIC
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Doesn't time fly! I can't believe it's already been a year. I'm starting a job next month so hopefully will be able to start ticking off some boxes of the last few…

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Emmz70
Jun 17, 2018 10:41 pm
excited_builders
excited_builders
10 June 2018

Sovereign Metricon

Sovereign Metricon
SA
1, 2

Hey ...how is your build going?

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excited_builders
Jun 10, 2018 10:34 am
PeteK
PeteK
9 June 2018

Our Metricon Duxton 39- Coastal Facade

Our Metricon Duxton 39- Coastal Facade
VIC
1 ... 5, 6, 7

My apologies for not seeing this! Let me know if you'd still like some pics.

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PeteK
Jun 09, 2018 7:44 am

Few more photos from today

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Cellaraso
Jun 05, 2018 7:12 pm
excited_builders
excited_builders
5 June 2018

Building Glendale 50 peninsula SE victoria

Building Glendale 50 peninsula SE victoria
VIC
1, 2

Hi Lonez...cool...yes we have kids but 1 is in high school n the other in primary. You can PM me your plan if u wish or post it on here. Mine is posted in one of my…

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excited_builders
Jun 05, 2018 8:04 am
Chippy891
Chippy891
27 May 2018

Kirra 23

Kirra 23
QLD

Kirra 23. Hello we are looking at building the kirra 23 on a block down on The Gold Coast and was hoping some one in here has built the kirra abd could send some photos.…

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Chippy891
May 27, 2018 4:34 pm
M and T
M and T
22 May 2018

Metricon Henderson 42

Metricon Henderson 42
NSW
1 ... 30, 31, 32

Thank you and sorry for the extremely late reply!!! The flooring is Engineered Timber Oak Timeworn Dark Brown. I’m so happy with our choice, it always looks clean and…

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M and T
May 22, 2018 4:46 pm
M and T
jamesn
jamesn
15 May 2018

Metricon Vantage 35

Metricon Vantage 35
QLD

Hi all, We decided to build Vantage 35 with some changes on lvl 1in Brisbane. Just want to run the idea to help us validate our idea. It will be our house for 10yrs with…

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jamesn
May 15, 2018 2:01 pm
kirashogun
kirashogun
14 May 2018

Building Delta 25S and advice for colour appointement

Building Delta 25S and advice for colour appointement
VIC

Networking: There won't be enough space in broom room i would have thought depending on what sort of equipment you want to put in. The laundry…

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kirashogun
May 14, 2018 4:14 pm
sweetswisssteel
sweetswisssteel
10 May 2018

Metricon stacker vs bifold doors

Metricon stacker vs bifold doors
QLD

Looks great, that'll do us. Budget so tight now

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sweetswisssteel
May 10, 2018 5:57 pm
PVBuild
PVBuild
4 May 2018

KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block

KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block
VIC
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Hey Chris, place in Coburg called Magic Furniture. Looks like a divebon the outside but they have some seriously nice things, everything Aussie made so custom if you want.

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PVBuild
May 04, 2018 8:46 am
r_13
r_13
1 May 2018

Glendale 45 vs 50

Glendale 45 vs 50

What are 'mushroom' doors?

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r_13
May 01, 2018 7:33 pm
r_13
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r_13
Apr 29, 2018 8:04 am
r_13
jamesn
jamesn
28 April 2018

New family home - Metricon Vantage - freeback please!!

New family home - Metricon Vantage - freeback please!!
VIC
1, 2

Thanks r_13 Great to learn, if you found any tips to proceed to build please message me as I am still learning

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jamesn
Apr 28, 2018 7:57 pm
Best Wishes
Best Wishes
27 April 2018

$19800.00 FOR H2 SLAB UPGRADE ? HELP ME

$19800.00 FOR H2 SLAB UPGRADE ? HELP ME

HI, i building Glendale 45 home with Metricon. They charge me $ 19800 for slab upgrade M to H2 and $ 3900 for site cut and fill.My block is pretty flat and almost dead…

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Best Wishes
Apr 27, 2018 8:44 pm

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shokel1975
Apr 25, 2018 12:52 pm
shokel1975
gd65
gd65
19 April 2018

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
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