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luxbuild
luxbuild
15 August

Rawson Windermere

Rawson Windermere
ACT
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Rawson seem terrible at understanding aircon. We've had real troubles getting what should be a simple setup done. They could have added a slave controller, which is…

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luxbuild
Aug 15, 2019 11:03 am
MrsJM
MrsJM
6 August

KDR with Rawson Homes - The Edge 39 - HANDOVER 26/9/16

KDR with Rawson Homes - The Edge 39 - HANDOVER 26/9/16
NSW
1 ... 28, 29, 30

Looks fantastic! I agree- sometimes you just have to close your eyes and press ‘pay’... the result is fantastic. I’ve found you can sit there agonising over 5…

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MrsJM
Aug 06, 2019 12:24 pm
MrsJM
JiMb00
JiMb00
5 August

Building the Chifley 42 with raw son homes - modifications?

Building the Chifley 42 with raw son homes - modifications?
NSW
1, 2

Hi Alex (assume it's Alex, please correct me if not :P). Hope you're still active as I know this thread was from some time ago but was just reading over your blog as our…

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JiMb00
Aug 05, 2019 2:42 pm
JiMb00
Salfield
Salfield
26 July

KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.

KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.
NSW
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Cheers mate. We didn’t go over board in electrical though. Can’t remember the exact figure. We saved on downlighting as we put fans with lights in each bedroom and…

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Salfield
Jul 26, 2019 8:21 am

14th July 2019 - Alfresco roof files & gutter done (slow…

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JiMb00
Jul 19, 2019 6:49 pm
JiMb00

Last and final indoor project Circa 2019. DIY Partners - Hubby - built the shelves, table and cabinet Ikea - shelves, table and cabinet eBay - 5m cat6 flat cables and…

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CalvinHobbes
Jul 17, 2019 2:10 am
CalvinHobbes
Salfield
Salfield
15 July

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
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Interim just allows you to live in the home whilst you still might have some minor things to do such as a driveway. I have read that interim OC are finishing on the 1st…

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Salfield
Jul 15, 2019 12:24 am
Joker
Joker
24 April

Custom Home v Project Home

Custom Home v Project Home
NSW

Owner built with a project manager whom I interviewed and checked out several of his builds and spoke to home owners and his trades,then let know I knew a bit and was a…

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Joker
Apr 24, 2019 6:12 pm
splendid_12
splendid_12
27 November 2018

Lucere estate at Leppington

Lucere estate at Leppington
NSW
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Hi All, We are finally looking to move on the 3rd week of December but that is if everything goes as planned oresle next year (typical scenario with Thrives Homes)…

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splendid_12
Nov 27, 2018 4:30 pm
Jamie80
Jamie80
12 November 2018

Building Kingston 29 custom design with Rawson

Building Kingston 29 custom design with Rawson
NSW

Hi Amit We are building the Kingston 29 aswell we start soon, I’m curious to see what the inside looks like, is yours complete? Can you upload some pics more the…

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Jamie80
Nov 12, 2018 6:59 am
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AIB
Nov 06, 2018 3:34 pm
luxbuild
luxbuild
29 October 2018

Rawson Homes & The Life Style Store - Any feeback?

Rawson Homes & The Life Style Store - Any feeback?
NSW

I'm not suprised your alfresco query could get lost in the process, as when you know the plans are wrong but they want you to sign off for now, as it will get addressed at…

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luxbuild
Oct 29, 2018 1:56 am
luxbuild
luxbuild
9 October 2018

First time build - plan presentation prep

First time build - plan presentation prep
NSW

At the plan presentation they'll also ask about the external doors you want (and also the bath for some reason) and more importantly windows.So if you want bigger…

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luxbuild
Oct 09, 2018 12:52 am

Thanks everyone for your kind words, I want to keep this thread going to show the landscaping and things too. At the moment, imagine the site looks like this (us moving in…

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CG Scardycat
Oct 08, 2018 5:01 am
Zanzibar_45
Zanzibar_45
10 September 2018

Rawson Homes: Kempsey 30 in Box Hill

Rawson Homes: Kempsey 30 in Box Hill
NSW

Everything looks great! Good luck on your build!

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Zanzibar_45
Sep 10, 2018 9:40 pm

Hi guys, just wondering if anyone has any experience or has asked about upgrading the solar packages that some builders are including? Rawson Homes has an "Energy Savings…

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JiMb00
Sep 10, 2018 5:47 pm
JiMb00
SEBA
SEBA
5 September 2018

Cut and Fill

Cut and Fill

Hi I am new in here, First POST. My builder Rawson homes proposed driveway gradient only 6% (slop from road to garage) at first contract now they are saying…

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SEBA
Sep 05, 2018 11:14 am
Traben
Traben
3 August 2018

Issues with Building with Rawson

Issues with Building with Rawson
NSW
1, 2, 3

Be warned, despite their admittedly great designs and professional sale staff, the quality of their construction work is terrible. Our house was handed over with a long…

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Traben
Aug 03, 2018 1:19 pm
Salfield
Salfield
17 July 2018

Rawson Balmoral 34 MK1

Rawson Balmoral 34 MK1
NSW

All good mate, glad to help. If you need anymore advice more than happy to help with what happened to us. Yeah I loved the Chifley as soon as I walked in with void in the…

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Salfield
Jul 17, 2018 9:29 pm
Stargazers
Stargazers
14 July 2018

Rawson Homes standard bricks & cladding

Rawson Homes standard bricks & cladding
NSW

Hi luxbuild, Prior to tender we asked for the as displayed upgrade pricelists for each of the displays we liked. This allowed us to get a good idea of what the likely…

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Stargazers
Jul 14, 2018 2:29 am
DR-JEKL
DR-JEKL
4 July 2018

Rawson Balmoral 38,

Rawson Balmoral 38,

We're also looking to build the Balmoral 38 (MK1) in Newcastle NSW and would be very interested in your build details/issues. We've just done the exterior selection and…

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DR-JEKL
Jul 04, 2018 12:29 pm
gillybean
gillybean
5 June 2018

Brick Blending Issues on Front Facade - Any advice???

Brick Blending Issues on Front Facade - Any advice???
NSW

I didn’t look at the original photos of brick work, I can’t even see what the issue is even after it’s pointed out, so I guess that’s a great result, bricks look mint! 😊

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gillybean
Jun 05, 2018 2:57 pm
gillybean
kirashogun
kirashogun
26 May 2018

Quality of Package Homes

Quality of Package Homes
NSW

This is in Victoria not NSW so environment and regulation is different.

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kirashogun
May 26, 2018 2:33 pm
Madbalr24
Madbalr24
9 May 2018

Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW

Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW
NSW
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Hi Fee, Did you have any issues with your sliding door in the downstairs theatre? CDC is asking us to add a window before they’ll approve our plans.

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Madbalr24
May 09, 2018 5:14 pm
Salfield
Salfield
16 March 2018

KDR - Rawson Edge 39 - Ryde - Completed Sept 2016

KDR - Rawson Edge 39 - Ryde - Completed Sept 2016
NSW
1, 2, 3

Hi mate. No building a Chifley 42 mkii. Wow 10k. So that was installed? We were at the Chifley display today and asked when we would need to do the fireplace. They…

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Salfield
Mar 16, 2018 6:11 pm
batabatuta
batabatuta
13 March 2018

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney
NSW

Thanks Jen! We initially went for a darker brick, austral - asphalt. But after weeks of thinking and looking at houses with that Brick We changed our mind to Simmental.…

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batabatuta
Mar 13, 2018 5:41 am
nylaaa
nylaaa
25 February 2018

Rawson Homes charges too much on provsional allowance

Rawson Homes charges too much on provsional allowance
NSW

We were advised $30k for rock excavation but were assured that we would only pay for what was charged to rawson + 20% builders margin. Now we're about to start our build…

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nylaaa
Feb 25, 2018 8:33 pm
nylaaa
Jayman1
Jayman1
1 February 2018

Anyone building with Rawson Home at Willowdale Denham Court

Anyone building with Rawson Home at Willowdale Denham Court
NSW
1, 2

Hi Waza, nice to see you are building with Rawson Home at Willowdale estate - our build experience with Rawson somewhat good and bad, but overall we are happy with the…

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Jayman1
Feb 01, 2018 2:45 pm
Katran
Katran
5 January 2018

New build Rawson Balmoral 38 - we have registered land.....

New build Rawson Balmoral 38 - we have registered land.....
NSW
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Hi Calvin, hoping to create a hedge

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Katran
Jan 05, 2018 6:38 am
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Micdeez
Dec 04, 2017 9:36 am
cat_dunc
cat_dunc
29 August 2017

KDR Rawson Benham in Sydney

KDR Rawson Benham in Sydney
NSW
1 ... 22, 23, 24

Hows it going at your place?

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cat_dunc
Aug 29, 2017 9:38 pm
cat_dunc
VictoriaEve
VictoriaEve
27 August 2017

KDR Rawson Balmoral 38 MKI

KDR Rawson Balmoral 38 MKI
NSW
1, 2

I think the issue was we just let them do their thing and didn't chase them up enough so our job got moved to the bottom of the list. The main problem was with the…

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VictoriaEve
Aug 27, 2017 10:43 pm

willo06 Plan looks good. If you have to stick to this plan without changing too much. Personally for me I would swap bed 3 (the one opposite the…

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willo06
Jul 08, 2017 4:00 pm
twylamc
twylamc
30 May 2017

Building a Rawson Benham 30 in Sydney

Building a Rawson Benham 30 in Sydney
NSW
1, 2

Hi, Read somewhere that you have tiles that are 1200 x 600. Just wondering if you have photos to share please? We have bought those big tiles as well, yet to be laid in…

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twylamc
May 30, 2017 10:34 am
twylamc
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
23 May 2017

KDR - High Site Costs Reasonable?

KDR - High Site Costs Reasonable?
NSW

Ouch... They may have included an additional wealth location Cost/levy..I've see it creeping in on afew jobs these days Particularly with the way Sydney prices are…

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 23, 2017 2:22 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
joamoa
joamoa
28 April 2017

KDR With Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 Mk1 - Majestic Facade

KDR With Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 Mk1 - Majestic Facade
NSW
1 ... 4, 5, 6

We can only recommend our fencer but not our landscaper! Send me the fencers details please! I have called two of them And neither has responded!

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joamoa
Apr 28, 2017 10:35 pm
Micdeez
Micdeez
28 February 2017

Who's building the Rawson Huntley 30?

Who's building the Rawson Huntley 30?
NSW

Thanks alisonandrew, we have the same idea. Study at front but make it smaller for the bigger theatre room. We are getting a quote to extend the back family and…

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Micdeez
Feb 28, 2017 2:09 pm
AJW
AJW
15 January 2017

Mightily Modified Metford 33

Mightily Modified Metford 33
ACT
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Like the sign on the door. Maybe some of the feedback I provided about my experience (specifically about how all trades just walk in off a building site onto newly laid…

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AJW
Jan 15, 2017 6:49 pm
SMAD
SMAD
27 December 2016

Rawson Homes, Daikin A/C Zone set-up

Rawson Homes, Daikin A/C Zone set-up
NSW

You can retro fit this system and it costs about $700.00 will be fitting it to my Rawson build. I have already confirmed with Daikin that it wont impact the warranty and…

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SMAD
Dec 27, 2016 10:28 pm
SMAD
iverson_iii
iverson_iii
30 November 2016

Rawson Seaview 36: Practical Completion Date - 11/3/16 (Syd)

Rawson Seaview 36: Practical Completion Date - 11/3/16 (Syd)
NSW
1 ... 14, 15, 16

Thanks guys! Over the moon on all fronts but especially with the new edition to the family. Still so many projects to take on... alfresco and porch tiling, veggie patch,…

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iverson_iii
Nov 30, 2016 6:37 pm
Canberra_gal
Canberra_gal
22 October 2016

Knockdown/rebuild with Rawson - Metford33

Knockdown/rebuild with Rawson - Metford33
ACT
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

M33M, how are you? Did bubs or house keys arrive? Which one first?

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Canberra_gal
Oct 21, 2016 11:38 pm
Canberra_gal
ddarroch
ddarroch
8 October 2016

Rawson KBR on the Lower North Shore

Rawson KBR on the Lower North Shore
NSW

Do a search, you'll find other Hebel threads on homeone. I think there may also be threads on whirlpool, & maybe ATA forums too.

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ddarroch
Oct 08, 2016 5:56 pm
ajayshekar
ajayshekar
21 September 2016

Build with Rawson Homes

Build with Rawson Homes
NSW
1 ... 14, 15, 16

Thanks for the update Mattblack. We have already decided not to go with Rawson for other reasons. Your feedback only make our decision easier. Sad to hear that you…

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ajayshekar
Sep 21, 2016 11:31 am
vinodiyer
vinodiyer
14 August 2016

Rawson Home Site Supervisors

Rawson Home Site Supervisors
NSW

Hi, We are considering building Windermere 35 with Rawson Homes at Box Hill in Sydney's North West. We are yet to have our tender presentation. I understand that its a…

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vinodiyer
Aug 14, 2016 2:30 pm
alisonandrew
alisonandrew
1 August 2016

Rawson Huntley (30) facade options

Rawson Huntley (30) facade options
NSW

Went and had a look at the Marsden park Huntley, its very different to the Ponds version.

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alisonandrew
Aug 01, 2016 9:05 am
alisonandrew
Canberra_gal
Canberra_gal
2 July 2016

Tender with Rawson Homes

Tender with Rawson Homes
NSW

Hi M33M, are you still building with Rawson?

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Canberra_gal
Jul 02, 2016 6:35 pm
Canberra_gal
BradS
BradS
14 June 2016

Building in Bingara Gorge

Building in Bingara Gorge
NSW
1 ... 41, 42, 43

You would be best off ringing the sales office for that as i believe the person responsible for the building and siting requirements changes every so often.

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BradS
Jun 14, 2016 7:21 pm
Ewing33
Ewing33
3 June 2016

Rawson Homes - Our dream home journey - Metford 28 Trend

Rawson Homes - Our dream home journey - Metford 28 Trend
NSW
1 ... 81, 82, 83

Can anybody tell me what constitutes " BUILDING WORKS " is it when they commence construction? or is it when they commence their required processes to build your home? ie,…

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Ewing33
Jun 03, 2016 11:43 am
Building4my3tots
Building4my3tots
29 May 2016

KDR Epping

KDR Epping
NSW

I love the Balmoral! we based our design around it too.

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Building4my3tots
May 29, 2016 11:52 pm
Building4my3tots

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