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Sarah159
Sep 22, 2017 5:44 pm
Ckfd
Ckfd
21 September

Building Modified Statesman Ashville

Building Modified Statesman Ashville
SA
1, 2

So close, I feel like the next two weeks are just going to drag! We've got a family friend who's a building inspector and came through with us at several different times…

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Ckfd
Sep 21, 2017 9:21 pm
Ckfd
Entilzha
Entilzha
21 September

Modified Carrington with Statesman Homes S.A [first home].

Modified Carrington with Statesman Homes S.A [first home].
SA
1, 2, 3

looks good - wont be to long. I have noticed some of the places in my estate that that seem to go up really quick - at least to lockup stage

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Entilzha
Sep 21, 2017 10:24 am
SteveMc
SteveMc
31 May

What to consider when finalizing electrical layout?

What to consider when finalizing electrical layout?

To be honest the only thing you need to really worry about are cable paths that cannot be used like the ground floor of a two storey home, brick columns, skillion roof and…

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SteveMc
May 31, 2017 8:34 am
SteveMc
alysanne
alysanne
8 March

Willaston by Statesman Homes SA

Willaston by Statesman Homes SA
SA
1, 2

Congratulations, glad to hear it's all moving along. I'm looking forward to seeing pictures. Best of luck with the walk through.

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alysanne
Mar 08, 2017 8:29 pm
lorrainejoy
lorrainejoy
10 December 2016

Seaside at Moana - Statesman Homes. Some queries

Seaside at Moana - Statesman Homes. Some queries
SA
1, 2

yes we've built with Hickinbotham Before so we know you get pushed from one person to the other. We've tried to sort it out but they wont budge. Similar thing happened…

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lorrainejoy
Dec 10, 2016 11:52 am
BuildingBerries
BuildingBerries
5 December 2016

Anyone building McLaren Alfresco by Statesman in Adelaide?

Anyone building McLaren Alfresco by Statesman in Adelaide?
SA

Hi there, We are in the process of building with Statesman also. We are building a slightly modified Willaston. We had our roof put on today!! So far I'd say we are very…

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BuildingBerries
Dec 05, 2016 9:06 pm
BuildingBerries
nicoledee
nicoledee
30 November 2016

Myponga Build - Statesman Homes - KEYS!!!

Myponga Build - Statesman Homes - KEYS!!!
SA
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Thank you so much for documenting your experience! We have just received our colour selections book from Statesman and we are totally impressed with the standard…

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nicoledee
Nov 30, 2016 1:15 pm
nicoledee
nicoledee
14 October 2016

First build in Adelaide Hills (Statesman Homes)

First build in Adelaide Hills (Statesman Homes)
SA
1, 2

sirpsycho66, how did your build go after all? We are looking at building the Felixstow Alfresco in the very near future, delving into an appointment with Statesman on the…

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nicoledee
Oct 14, 2016 11:16 am
ThomsoA
ThomsoA
27 August 2016

Greenock MkII-Orleana Waters SA (Statesman Homes)

Greenock MkII-Orleana Waters SA (Statesman Homes)
SA

Hi everyone, Finally some good news to report. We engaged with another builder and are doing a custom design with Fairmont. We were extremely impressed with how much…

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ThomsoA
Aug 27, 2016 9:54 pm
Ninka
Ninka
7 April 2015

Hampstead Build with Statesman in Adelaide

Hampstead Build with Statesman in Adelaide
SA
1, 2

Thanks Lucinda. Our slab finally went down a couple of weeks ago and now all the timber and bricks have been delivered so I'm getting very excited and can't wait for it…

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Ninka
Apr 07, 2015 10:38 am
Ninka
ajansen
ajansen
5 March 2015

Statesman Adelaide MkII Alfresco - Barossa

Statesman Adelaide MkII Alfresco - Barossa
SA
1, 2

Hi there, How is your build going? We are hoping to build with Statesman too - in Sheidow Park.

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ajansen
Mar 05, 2015 3:46 pm
btam
btam
28 February 2015

Statesman build Barossa Estate

Statesman build Barossa Estate
SA
1, 2, 3

I did ask to have the slab raised, didnt cost any extra. And the roof is monument looks a lot lighter once in place and yes i went with the painted zincalume gutters as i…

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btam
Feb 28, 2015 9:26 pm
btam
TomCat
TomCat
12 November 2014

Introducing myself...

Introducing myself...
SA

Oops, silly me ... You don't have a thread yet! :lol: Good advice in the thread sticky above 'things you forget'.

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TomCat
Nov 12, 2014 7:16 pm
TomCat
Ninka
Ninka
16 September 2014

Statesman-Greenock at Elizabeth Park - moved in

Statesman-Greenock at Elizabeth Park - moved in
SA
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Vladmari, your garden will be full of beautiful trees I'm sure, and make sure you put up lots of photos for us when you plant. The solar system that you have sounds like…

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Ninka
Sep 16, 2014 10:50 pm
Ninka
Ninka
Ninka
3 May 2014

Ten88's Myrtle Alfresco Statesman Homes New Build

Ten88's Myrtle Alfresco Statesman Homes New Build
SA

Hi, I'm pretty sure if you go over your 6 metre allowance you will need to pay extra. If you don't mind me asking Meg 79 was that with the 26K upgrades? Also, are you…

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Ninka
May 03, 2014 2:26 pm
Ninka
hills_kiwi
hills_kiwi
30 January 2014

New house build with Statesman - Adelaide Hills

New house build with Statesman - Adelaide Hills
SA
1, 2, 3

I think we are pulling out of our contract with Statesman. We have been held up on our land, now changed that and bought a new block that is ready very soon but Statesman…

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hills_kiwi
Jan 30, 2014 7:30 am
hills_kiwi
Carmen1828
Carmen1828
15 January 2014

First Build - Largs North - statesman, help appreciated :-)

First Build - Largs North - statesman, help appreciated :-)
SA

We are building a modified version of the Grand with Fairmont. Had one of our selections appointments last week. Hoping we made some good choices! I like the sound of…

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Carmen1828
Jan 15, 2014 11:49 am
_lucinda
_lucinda
4 December 2013

My first home :)

My first home :)
SA

How exciting! Have you booked selections yet?

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_lucinda
Dec 04, 2013 9:30 am
_lucinda
claypot
claypot
26 November 2013

Statesman Homes Colour Selection costs

Statesman Homes Colour Selection costs
SA
1, 2

Hey there we bailed out of a build with Statesman ( not due to any thing they'd done) I found the ducted air con price was much the same as the price I got ($200- $300),…

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claypot
Nov 26, 2013 5:20 am
Megs25
Megs25
1 October 2013

First home with Statesman Homes in Andrews Farm SA

First home with Statesman Homes in Andrews Farm SA
SA
1 ... 8, 9, 10

hi all sorry I've been mmia for a while. well finally the bank issues have been sorted and we were released to construction last Friday!! now we're just waiting for it…

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Megs25
Oct 01, 2013 2:26 pm
NewToHomeBuilder
NewToHomeBuilder
24 July 2013

Excess soil removal Adelaide Hills - Statesman/Hickinbotham

Excess soil removal Adelaide Hills - Statesman/Hickinbotham
SA

Hi, I had the same experience where I cancelled a contract with Statesman because of higher costs every time and then in the end much over allowance for both footing and…

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NewToHomeBuilder
Jul 24, 2013 1:27 pm
NewToHomeBuilder
ScottsRx
ScottsRx
3 May 2013

Our Statesman Dutton on 10 acres in S.A.

Our Statesman Dutton on 10 acres in S.A.
SA

Excellent, we built up place at Sellicks Beach, not far away. Wow, that's terrible news. I fell your pain with the costs to get power on. We're in the process of getting a…

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ScottsRx
May 03, 2013 9:31 pm
claypot
claypot
21 September 2012

Statesman homes

Statesman homes
SA

Hey Mate, We are building a modified Dutton with Statesman. Can't comment on your Carrington. As for Statesman, I've heard all the bad stories but have found that there is…

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claypot
Sep 21, 2012 12:30 pm
Theresa
Theresa
14 July 2012

Building in SA!

Building in SA!
SA
1 ... 201, 202, 203

Hi Mick, I PM'd you a reply. You might get more responses if you post here in the other SA thread as this one is no longer used...

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Theresa
Jul 14, 2012 8:24 pm
Theresa
clarendon
clarendon
15 June 2012

Statesman Homes - The Clarendon

Statesman Homes - The Clarendon
SA

Hi claypot, I will PM you with a response. Cheers.

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clarendon
Jun 15, 2012 9:51 am
SunshineT
SunshineT
4 April 2012

Carlswil's Statesman Tusmore - front yard pics

Carlswil's Statesman Tusmore - front yard pics
1 ... 85, 86, 87

wow - can't believe this thread has been so quiet then Carlswil pops up night before the big wedding day!!!! Hope it all went beautifully.

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SunshineT
Apr 04, 2012 8:56 pm
SunshineT
benblinkau
benblinkau
12 December 2011

Signing Contract help (statesman)

Signing Contract help (statesman)

Dont sign anything!!!!!! If you are not happy, get them to make the changes, then sign... Ive built with statesman... They were very shifty about 4 years ago... Also look…

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benblinkau
Dec 12, 2011 3:00 pm
benblinkau
kim123
kim123
20 November 2011

Building with Statesman Homes

Building with Statesman Homes
SA
1, 2, 3

o it isnt two story sorry, $51 000 , i am deciding on buildrs at the moment and 51000 when they said like half at first is a major concern that is a worry , i would have…

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kim123
Nov 20, 2011 3:52 pm
babysaurs
babysaurs
24 October 2011

What would you change to our plan?

What would you change to our plan?
SA

Thankyou for you ideas every one:) There is a linen cupborad behine the shower in the ensuit but there will be one when there is a 3 way bathroom anyway so will remove…

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babysaurs
Oct 24, 2011 10:55 am
ShelleyB
ShelleyB
18 June 2011

netadelle's build- Artwork in the bathroom pg 19

netadelle's build- Artwork in the bathroom pg 19
SA
1 ... 17, 18, 19

I love that fabric in your frame! I bought a bed runner in the same fabric. Now I just need to find a doona cover to go with it... Gorgeous artwork!

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ShelleyB
Jun 18, 2011 9:13 pm
awright87
awright87
19 May 2011

Statesman Homes

Statesman Homes
SA

Hi all just wondering if anyone has built the sheidow from statesman homes..... im thinking of getting that one built by statesman homes. Its the only design i really like…

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awright87
May 19, 2011 10:07 am
rebeccaT
rebeccaT
19 March 2011

New build - Adelaide Mk II, Statesman Homes

New build - Adelaide Mk II, Statesman Homes
SA
1, 2

Hi grapevine, we are in the Barossa too!!!! I would love to see your plans and hear more about how it is going.

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rebeccaT
Mar 19, 2011 6:19 pm
southbank
southbank
6 March 2011

Building our second home with Statesman

Building our second home with Statesman
SA
1, 2, 3

Hi Secondhomebuilder, my husband and I are looking at building the Adelaide Mk II with Statesman and would love to know how things worked out for you. Are you now in your…

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southbank
Mar 06, 2011 5:01 pm
southbank
carlswil
carlswil
11 February 2011

Statesman Homes

Statesman Homes
SA

Sorry to hear your footings came back so expensive. I hope you can find a solution to your problem that you're happy with.

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carlswil
Feb 11, 2011 8:45 am
hoffdog
hoffdog
30 June 2010

Any comment on statesman homes ?

Any comment on statesman homes ?
SA

My relationship with statesman lasted 6 months, glad i got out before it was too late, if you want more info feel free pm. I will say though i have had frends who built…

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hoffdog
Jun 30, 2010 1:19 pm
mandy74
mandy74
4 May 2010

Building our new home

Building our new home
SA

Hi everyone, Thankyou so much...I have been reading a few of the many pages of blogs and it has been fantastic so see some gorgeous photos and to hear of the journeys..…

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mandy74
May 04, 2010 11:34 pm
netadelle
netadelle
19 February 2010

Building with Statesman? Would you be my pacing partner?

Building with Statesman? Would you be my pacing partner?
SA
1 ... 12, 13, 14

Hey everybody, Just thought I would let you know we got our keys on Thursday :) :z: So from when we where 'released to construction' it took 174 days to get the keys :)

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netadelle
Feb 19, 2010 10:01 pm
netadelle
BoulevardBuilder
BoulevardBuilder
27 March 2009

Austral "Grange" Brick

Austral "Grange" Brick
SA

Thanks for your response klscomps!! :D Have rang Austral bricks and they sent me a list of a number of homes that have used the Grange brick, so we will have to check…

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BoulevardBuilder
Mar 27, 2009 12:01 pm
BoulevardBuilder
newbie.2009
newbie.2009
27 February 2009

newbie - sa building inspectors

newbie - sa building inspectors
SA

Thanks for all your help Mark, its much appreciated! called the guy you give me...and have agreed to use his services! ,ay even go a few more like you have! thanks for…

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newbie.2009
Feb 27, 2009 11:26 am
sammy_sj
sammy_sj
9 February 2009

awaiting contracts

awaiting contracts
SA

Oh well we'll definetly have to try the other pub next time we are there. Yea we will have to catch up.... Might even bump into you staring at your dirt or tree if you…

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sammy_sj
Feb 09, 2009 7:58 pm
ChrisL
ChrisL
26 January 2009

Contract Clauses - Statesman SA

Contract Clauses - Statesman SA
SA

Medsy, Clause 6.1 items relates to 'force majeur'. Very common in all contracts, not just building contracts. My building contract (not with Statesman) also has…

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ChrisL
Jan 26, 2009 8:00 am
Leigh&Sam
Leigh&Sam
18 January 2009

Anyone built in "The Boulevard" in Parafield Garde

Anyone built in "The Boulevard" in Parafield Garde
SA

Hi Jevansent, Thanks for your response!! Great to hear that someone else is building in the Boulveard! Pretty much all the houses are up around our block... ours is…

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Leigh&Sam
Jan 18, 2009 4:57 pm
Leigh&Sam
Medsy
Medsy
23 December 2008

PC sums - Statesman Homes

PC sums - Statesman Homes
SA

i am at talking through stage with them.... A salesman rep told me they legally have to quote you THE AVERAGE footing costs.... If you go to a salesman, they have a…

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Medsy
Dec 23, 2008 8:01 pm
Leigh&Sam
Leigh&Sam
9 November 2008

Advice on Statesman and general building

Advice on Statesman and general building
SA

Well we signed up with Staesman to have the Clovelly build on our block at The Boulevard yesterday!!! 8) Upon our discussions we were explained that there…

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Leigh&Sam
Nov 09, 2008 10:18 am
Leigh&Sam
adlse
adlse
5 November 2008

I have the keys to my new home...

I have the keys to my new home...
SA
1, 2

Hi there, Sorry for the delay. We had neil Gettins, he was great. Got the job done, easy to talk to. We had a good experience with Statesman, finished 6 weeks…

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adlse
Nov 05, 2008 9:50 pm


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