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JB1
JB1
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KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders

KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders
VIC
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As I advised earlier you need to engaged the services of a town planner rather than appease Council. Councils are always conservative on what they approve. You may need…

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JB1
Sep 23, 2017 7:09 pm

Simonds Prague Modified SA

Simonds Prague Modified SA
SA
1, 2, 3, 4

We thought the same thing when we got to this stage but unfortunately it did seem to drag and the Simonds house that being built across the road from us seems to be…

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Marshall5858
Sep 23, 2017 5:06 pm
Kika
Kika
20 September

Brookfield home By Simonds

Brookfield home By Simonds

I sent a SMS to our SS asking him if we could move the NBN location but he said no. However he agreed to talk to the electrician and put it at 2 mt high. In a good note…

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Kika
Sep 20, 2017 9:41 pm
Kika
Tracey70
Tracey70
15 September

Building Simonds Prague with Modifications

Building Simonds Prague with Modifications
VIC
1 ... 21, 22, 23

If it's any consolation we too had our ups and downs but once you see things coming together it's quite heartwarming

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Tracey70
Sep 15, 2017 8:44 pm
JM1911A1
JM1911A1
14 September

Simonds Harcrest - SA Build - BRICKS STARTED

Simonds Harcrest - SA Build - BRICKS STARTED
SA
1, 2, 3, 4

Bricks for the second/upper level is 100% standard, our facade also has some cladding at the front and on the rear (for design guideline requirements which was switched…

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JM1911A1
Sep 14, 2017 11:58 am
JM1911A1
Nisarg
Nisarg
14 September

Building Simonds Modified Palisade

Building Simonds Modified Palisade
VIC

Hi Stephy, The slab would be poured tomorrow. Will shortly post pics. Thanks, Nisarg

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Nisarg
Sep 14, 2017 11:03 am
ejwhite89
ejwhite89
6 September

New Build - Simonds - Arundel Springs

New Build - Simonds - Arundel Springs
QLD

My partner and I are building in the Arundel Springs Estate of the Gold Coast. We have decided to build with Simonds Homes QLD and we have chosen…

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ejwhite89
Sep 06, 2017 9:30 am

Thank you SilentChaos that's the 20mm thick stone, it's actually 1000mm deep with 300mm overhang as they had to add 100mm reinforcement to the cabinets to help hold the…

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Cassie.f90
Sep 01, 2017 8:09 am
Bolton
Bolton
23 August

Simonds bolton

Simonds bolton

Hi there. How is it going? Have you moved in yet?

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Bolton
Aug 23, 2017 2:38 pm
Puddlette
Puddlette
31 July

We are building Manhattan by Simonds Homes

We are building Manhattan by Simonds Homes
VIC

Do you have photos of your gallery selections? Did you make any changes to your floor plan at all? :)

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Puddlette
Jul 31, 2017 12:55 pm
Puddlette
Puddlette
Puddlette
31 July

Simonds Homes - Manhattan Build

Simonds Homes - Manhattan Build
VIC

Oh wow, such a long time to wait when you're excited. I hope it all goes smoothly and you get to start building soon. It'll be great to see your progress once it all starts.

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Puddlette
Jul 31, 2017 12:54 pm
Puddlette

I took a drive out after work today and we are officially slabbed and frames are well on their way!! Impressed considering we have had atrocious weather this…

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ReneeM
Jul 20, 2017 6:52 pm
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SileNceR
Jul 19, 2017 4:05 pm
RegVic
RegVic
13 July

Simonds Hudson Bendigo

Simonds Hudson Bendigo
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Congrats Asha! Enjoy your new home :)

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RegVic
Jul 13, 2017 1:42 pm
RegVic
Bolton
Bolton
12 July

First home! Building we Simonds home (Bolton)

First home! Building we Simonds home (Bolton)
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Looks great. Glad you fixed up the waterproofing problem.

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Bolton
Jul 12, 2017 4:32 pm
Merinnan
Merinnan
7 July

Warragul with a Simonds Nicholson/Stamford

Warragul with a Simonds Nicholson/Stamford
VIC

Thanks for the response! Unfortunately, the builder came back with a resounding "no" to building on that block - luckily our offer was subject to the builder's inspection,…

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Merinnan
Jul 07, 2017 11:10 pm
Merinnan
Joker
Joker
4 July

Simonds and feedback

Simonds and feedback

The thinner wood might be placing stud walls as legally far apart as possible, also there is a huge difference in the quality of wood you can use, good chippy with…

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Joker
Jul 04, 2017 9:41 pm
Lyndal2004
Lyndal2004
20 June

The Dakota Simonds

The Dakota Simonds

Anyone building the Dakota design by Simonds? We love the design and would love to see some pics or follow stories of those building it

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Lyndal2004
Jun 20, 2017 7:01 pm
Horse
Horse
8 June

Building Simonds Prague in QLD

Building Simonds Prague in QLD
QLD
1 ... 12, 13, 14

Yes i have cassie. The gen mgr's excuse now is something could happen along the way and there are things that they will do and not do that is in the spreadsheet. I went…

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Horse
Jun 08, 2017 6:28 am

Oh and anyone wanting a quick fix for walk ins we knocked this up from IKEA in a day. Massive difference

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Cleo5117
Jun 02, 2017 12:34 am
Cleo5117

Simonds Palisade in Drouin

Simonds Palisade in Drouin
VIC
1 ... 5, 6, 7

SUPER happy haha I honestly have had no problems at all. We have our kitchen going in this week so I'm so excited for that!

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Cassie.f90
May 29, 2017 10:34 pm
Deanneb01
Deanneb01
29 May

Simonds Dakota Kilmore

Simonds Dakota Kilmore
VIC
1 ... 24, 25, 26

Great that wasn't much to fix they should be able to get that all sorted quickly. have you done any landscaping ? That's one area we have sadly been slack on ! …

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Deanneb01
May 29, 2017 3:51 pm
Deanneb01
TomCat
TomCat
22 May

Simonds Avalon Adelaide

Simonds Avalon Adelaide
SA
1 ... 74, 75, 76

hi peeps, missed you, love youse all! tks!!

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TomCat
May 22, 2017 12:51 pm
TomCat
Sammy74
Sammy74
21 May

My New House

My New House
VIC
1, 2, 3

No start date yet.

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Sammy74
May 21, 2017 6:39 pm
Sammy74
SilentChaos
SilentChaos
23 April

Simonds Prague with Modifications in Melbourne's North

Simonds Prague with Modifications in Melbourne's North
VIC

Thanks for responding guys :-D It really helps reading your posts. @ I've been looking at your posts, really nice reading…

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SilentChaos
Apr 23, 2017 12:54 am
Cassie.f90
Cassie.f90
24 March

Simonds First build - Dakota

Simonds First build - Dakota
VIC

Hey simondsbuild1 how is your build coming along? Any updates?

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Cassie.f90
Mar 24, 2017 10:35 pm
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Tracey70
Mar 19, 2017 7:47 pm
JayaJaya
JayaJaya
9 March

Simonds Sierra - Adelaide, South Australia

Simonds Sierra - Adelaide, South Australia
SA
1 ... 6, 7, 8

from, not drom - this whole day has been a senior's moment for me. :lol:

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JayaJaya
Mar 09, 2017 9:04 pm
JayaJaya
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rdd
Feb 23, 2017 2:40 pm
Marshall5858
Marshall5858
15 February

Building the Simonds Palisade in Springwood SA

Building the Simonds Palisade in Springwood SA
SA
1 ... 5, 6, 7

We mixed our colours, had to pay around $375 (from memory) in SA

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Marshall5858
Feb 15, 2017 8:30 pm

kitchen going in

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releigh1980
Feb 11, 2017 12:34 pm
danevechild
danevechild
25 January

Bolton Simonds Home

Bolton Simonds Home
VIC

Hey mauricejmj, We have made quite a bit of chances and adding quite a bit of upgrades. Currently on construction it will be about $280k. We are heading to the gallery…

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danevechild
Jan 25, 2017 8:43 am
goody59
goody59
21 January

Simonds Homes- Hudson (Aurora Wollert build thread)

Simonds Homes- Hudson (Aurora Wollert build thread)
VIC
1 ... 13, 14, 15

Exciting times for sure. Once it is built the works just begins for us owners. Good luck to those building. I won't be building again, they can carry me out of this place…

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goody59
Jan 21, 2017 9:52 am
goody59
danevechild
danevechild
12 December 2016

First time builders

First time builders
SA

Hi Japer1, just wondering if you have start build yet? We are building Bolton too and are going to rise the Kitchen and Dinner area height to the cathedral ceiling height.…

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danevechild
Dec 12, 2016 1:34 pm
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spice girl
Dec 09, 2016 10:13 pm
Marshall5858
Marshall5858
9 December 2016

Our Simonds Build - Leon/Westbury

Our Simonds Build - Leon/Westbury
VIC
1 ... 12, 13, 14

Looks like a lovely, family home. Well done you

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Marshall5858
Dec 09, 2016 8:32 pm
Marshall5858
Marshall5858
7 December 2016

Building the Turin with Simonds in SA

Building the Turin with Simonds in SA
SA
1, 2, 3

I think I prefer either side, sometimes you want to only partially block out the window and it's nice to have the option of which side

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Marshall5858
Dec 07, 2016 10:01 am
brissyguy
brissyguy
17 November 2016

Our Simonds Harcrest build in Brisbane

Our Simonds Harcrest build in Brisbane
QLD
1 ... 7, 8, 9

It's been a couple of years but fairly sure we went with the Plymouth facade. We did alter master layout slightly leading to reduced balcony projection, unexpectedly…

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brissyguy
Nov 17, 2016 9:05 am
Halcyon
Halcyon
10 November 2016

Simonds Palisade Gallery help

Simonds Palisade Gallery help
VIC

You'll be fine make sure you take your time! I feel like I was too excited and flew through, where I probably should've paid more attention

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Halcyon
Nov 10, 2016 9:04 am
Halcyon
JayaJaya
JayaJaya
23 October 2016

Simonds building

Simonds building
VIC
1, 2

How are you going with it, Reco? Did you find a good plan?

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JayaJaya
Oct 23, 2016 7:10 am
JayaJaya
andyboiii
andyboiii
1 October 2016

Simonds Modified Palisade - Brentwood Forest - Frame is up!!

Simonds Modified Palisade - Brentwood Forest - Frame is up!!
QLD
1 ... 16, 17, 18

such a cool thread! I'm thinking of either going with the Palisade and the high ceiling or the Bolton with the high ceiling. Bolton MAY be too much for me in terms of…

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andyboiii
Oct 01, 2016 4:05 pm
andyboiii
stephy2457
stephy2457
23 August 2016

Building SIMONDS PALISADE victoria need answers

Building SIMONDS PALISADE victoria need answers
VIC

Hi, We're building a Simonds Flinders in SE Melb. Not on site yet, waiting for building permit etc. I highly recommend you do the Gallery Tour if you can. Gives you a…

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stephy2457
Aug 23, 2016 12:20 pm
stephy2457
kyliebsmith
kyliebsmith
31 July 2016

Simonds Prague Willow Vale QLD

Simonds Prague Willow Vale QLD
QLD
1 ... 18, 19, 20

We really love the carpet, so lovely and soft. But nowadays the puppy pees everywhere. It needs a dry clean

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kyliebsmith
Jul 31, 2016 5:25 pm
TomCat
TomCat
17 July 2016

Simonds Harcrest - Adelaide Build

Simonds Harcrest - Adelaide Build
SA
1 ... 25, 26, 27

LOL! I haven't worked out my oven yet. Except I now wish I'd got a 60cm not a 90cm. Really inefficient for only two people! To grill something, the whole stupid element is…

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TomCat
Jul 17, 2016 7:30 pm
TomCat


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