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JM1911A1
JM1911A1
21 July

Simonds Harcrest - SA Build

Simonds Harcrest - SA Build
SA
1, 2, 3

It is quite insane now it's all going about - you can't even see the back! The man of the house is slightly concerned about Mount Machu Pichu that is the back of the…

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JM1911A1
Jul 21, 2017 10:34 pm
JM1911A1
kaykens
kaykens
21 July

Building the Simonds Palisade in Gippsland

Building the Simonds Palisade in Gippsland
VIC
1 ... 8, 9, 10

Yesssss this is looking amazing! Thank you so much for sharing these photos, your colour scheme is almost exactly what we are after so it's been brilliant watching it all…

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kaykens
Jul 21, 2017 2:15 pm
kaykens

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

Building with Simonds in Adelaide

Building with Simonds in Adelaide
SA
1 ... 56, 57, 58

I had to use a little bleach for a port stain that my hubby did one night, that was a stubborn one!

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Marshall5858
Jul 19, 2017 10:47 pm
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SileNceR
Jul 19, 2017 4:05 pm

Simonds bolton

Simonds bolton

hahahaha. Congrats!!!! not long now!!!

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danevechild
Jul 19, 2017 2:33 pm
bini
bini
18 July

Simonds Homes - Manhattan Build

Simonds Homes - Manhattan Build
VIC

@puddlete : our settlement was on mid june and site work will be starting probably on September only. 😢😢. Our land block is less than 300m sq. They need to get…

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bini
Jul 18, 2017 9:32 pm
Bri1234
Bri1234
17 July

KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders

KDR - SE Melb - Simonds Flinders
VIC
1, 2, 3

Waiting, waiting........ Waiting for approvals Waiting for electricity to be abolished Waiting for NBN to reply re removal Working out capping of sewerage. This is…

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Bri1234
Jul 17, 2017 11:40 am
Bri1234
charlibear
charlibear
15 July

Building Simonds Modified Palisade

Building Simonds Modified Palisade
VIC

Following along, your floor plan uses space effectively, great choice in floor plan

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charlibear
Jul 15, 2017 9:17 pm
charlibear
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

So land settlement was last Friday and I drove to the block yesterday to see they have already started some earthworks! Was very surprised at how quickly it went from our…

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gemm01
Jul 12, 2017 8:29 pm
gemm01
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
bini
bini
27 June

We are building Manhattan by Simonds Homes

We are building Manhattan by Simonds Homes
VIC

We have our land settled last week in Northern Melbourne. We have paid the Community Infrastructure Levy and asked to present Council approval by bank. Idk how long it…

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bini
Jun 27, 2017 8:09 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
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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 stephy, just wondering how you went? I've only just come across your thread and am also going to be building the palisade. Build thread:

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

Simonds Prague Willow Vale QLD

Simonds Prague Willow Vale QLD
QLD
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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
KimberleyB93
KimberleyB93
4 July 2016

Building with Simonds in SA (LOTS OF PICS)

Building with Simonds in SA (LOTS OF PICS)
SA
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Hi thank you! I will be jumping on there in a moment :) My partner and I are building the Turin (altered to have littler luxuries) and so far we're extremely pleased. I'm…

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KimberleyB93
Jul 04, 2016 4:20 pm
Sammy74
Sammy74
25 May 2016

Turnkey Simonds Homes Precinct

Turnkey Simonds Homes Precinct
VIC

Tomcat Yes the will be the second house we have build. I really love not having to go through all those choices. We didn't get to pick the facade which is okay as it is…

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Sammy74
May 25, 2016 9:18 pm
Sammy74
Marshall5858
Marshall5858
16 May 2016

Simonds Palisade Build Ripley QLD

Simonds Palisade Build Ripley QLD
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Ahh sorry to hear that but tbh, if I was offered a full turnkey package for the same or less, I would jump at the chance. It really does add up. We've just done gallery…

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Marshall5858
May 16, 2016 3:23 pm


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