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Setback rules for this corner block

Setback rules for this corner block

I think part of the issue here is that you do not have a corner block, and trying to apply corner block rules here will get you nowhere. You have essentially what is…

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ben888
Nov 23, 2019 12:13 am
ben888

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 25, 26, 27

Thanks Drew! 8 months to the day since site scrape. Just a couple of weeks longer than yours. Might have beat you if I didn’t have the 8 week wait after PCI. Haha!

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shokel1975
Nov 22, 2019 11:15 pm
shokel1975

Door hitting toilet - doorstop?

Door hitting toilet - doorstop?

Sorry Patrick, we no longer live in the house I was referring to and I don't think I ever got a photo. I think I just used a 3M clear silicone stopper on the door (where…

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becks81
Nov 22, 2019 10:43 pm

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45
VIC
1 ... 28, 29, 30

We received waterproofing certificates today at handover.

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shokel1975
Nov 22, 2019 10:17 pm
shokel1975

Am I crazy? OB near Port Macquarie

Am I crazy? OB near Port Macquarie
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Congratulations. No more shed camping. Enjoy the luxury pad.

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SteveMc
Nov 22, 2019 10:12 pm
SteveMc

New home build - Custom Design WA

New home build - Custom Design WA
WA
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Loving the bathroom tiles!

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chekii
Nov 22, 2019 9:31 pm

Had our tile meeting today. Can't wait to see the kitchen splashback which is white subway tile laid 45 degree herringbone. The tile has a ripple texture throughout it.…

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chekii
Nov 22, 2019 9:10 pm

Render on first floor complete and hopefully M will start on painting before Christmas break. They have asked for the fixing bill even though lock up is not even…

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Macher
Nov 22, 2019 9:03 pm
Macher

Plumbing washing machine into rainwater tank?

Plumbing washing machine into rainwater tank?

The rainwater harvesting system was obviously sub standard. If a rainwater harvesting system is competently designed and plumbed, the water will be sweet and not become…

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SaveH2O
Nov 22, 2019 8:56 pm
SaveH2O

ANY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FRONT LOADER WASHER/DRYER PLEASE?

ANY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FRONT LOADER WASHER/DRYER PLEASE?

The condenser dryer component of the machine is not all that great. Many complain clothes still come out dampish. A problem with most condenser dryers. A heat pump dryer…

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dav2708
Nov 22, 2019 8:21 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 765, 766, 767

Hi Rocchet, confirming I have sent you my contact details by private message. Please respond. Happy to assist. Regards Mark

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WisdomHomes
Nov 22, 2019 8:19 pm
WisdomHomes

Champion Homes

Champion Homes
NSW

Hi Geney, Who is your builder? It's perfectly ok to share details on this forum.

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JamesW
Nov 22, 2019 7:44 pm

REGENT HOMES - ADELAIDE

REGENT HOMES - ADELAIDE
SA

Hi Did anyone ended up building with regent homes considering them for our new build

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Shan_brad
Nov 22, 2019 7:27 pm

URBAN MYTHS .... ?

URBAN MYTHS .... ?
1 ... 13, 14, 15

Sort of Scam: If driving at night (or anytime really) - and eggs are thrown at you windscreen - DO NOT…

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Saint Mike
Nov 22, 2019 3:36 pm
Saint Mike

We had to go a smaller house unfortunately due to all the extra costs because of location and BMO assessment. Septic system, some minor upgrades for BAL but couldn't tell…

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summer5555
Nov 22, 2019 3:14 pm

Small WIR design - ideas for cabinetry fit out

Small WIR design - ideas for cabinetry fit out

Referring to the depth dimensions of 980mm, if I was to increase the depth of the WIR, what would you say the minimum depth…

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indo26slate
Nov 22, 2019 2:52 pm

Hey guys, So it has been a little while, but things are still moving along! We are booked in for our PCI on the 25th of November, with handover being booked for end of…

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Greenwoods2309
Nov 22, 2019 2:40 pm
Greenwoods2309
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brightstarshine
Nov 22, 2019 2:26 pm
brightstarshine
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melobious
Nov 22, 2019 2:16 pm
adbell
adbell
10 h

Recommendation for 3D Modelling Software - Home Renovation

Recommendation for 3D Modelling Software - Home Renovation

Hi I am looking to renovate and extend my home in the next couple of years and am seeking advice on the best choice of 3d software to model the concept. I already have…

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adbell
Nov 22, 2019 2:00 pm
DanC
DanC
10 h

Boston 42 with Clarendon

Boston 42 with Clarendon

I will 100% doing the same in my next build. The last investment house I built earlier this year was about 208sqm (single level) with 2700mm ceiling, even some of the…

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DanC
Nov 22, 2019 1:52 pm

Insurance to lock up stage

Insurance to lock up stage

Hi does anyone know how to insure a granny flat thats at lock up stage ?

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Michele Williams
Nov 22, 2019 1:39 pm
Laming
Laming
11 h

Advice, ideas and recommendations

Advice, ideas and recommendations

Hi all, I am an avid reader of this forum although I have never posted before! I hope some of you may be able to help me out... My husband and I are planning to build…

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Laming
Nov 22, 2019 1:14 pm

Built in robe fit outs after handover

Built in robe fit outs after handover

Hi all, I am choosing a project builder in Brisbane. The builder offers an upgrade to 2400mm high BIRs in lieu of the standard…

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indo26slate
Nov 22, 2019 10:51 am

Clarendon Boston 34 design considerations

Clarendon Boston 34 design considerations

Thanks for all the suggestions and comments. I’m fairness I knew the limitation of the block when purchasing and I would be unable to mirror designs. I’ll discuss…

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Dmcintyre85
Nov 22, 2019 10:50 am

Woot. Grass! Write reply...

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Rhetti
Nov 22, 2019 10:09 am
Rhetti

Warning - Liquid Sealant - permanent stuff

Warning - Liquid Sealant - permanent stuff

There was some minor leak where the tap aerator was screwed on and so I went to the local hardware store. I was actually looking for silicon lubricant/grease but the…

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changd01
Nov 22, 2019 10:04 am

Considering New Build with Trendsetter Homes

Considering New Build with Trendsetter Homes

BIM has already progressed to the next level ie dynamic shared data on engineering projects OT Subconsciously engineers trust other engineer I tell my building clients…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Nov 22, 2019 9:14 am
StructuralBIMGuy

MCDONALD JONES MONTEREY

MCDONALD JONES MONTEREY

Hi All We will buiding our new home with MJH in 2020 the Monterey4. Has anyone built this home. ? If so could you share some photos. Hard to work off a plan Thanks

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iregeo19
Nov 22, 2019 7:56 am
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Jo0853
Nov 22, 2019 7:53 am
amilelka
amilelka
Yesterday

EcoStay building project

EcoStay building project
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

I love your project! It looks homely and warm, and the details you've added have so much character!

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amilelka
Nov 21, 2019 11:40 pm
TashaB
TashaB
Yesterday

Dulux Rottnest Island

Dulux Rottnest Island

Has anyone used dulux Rottnest island inside? Does it throw any particular colour? Thanks

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TashaB
Nov 21, 2019 10:06 pm
Jiten
Jiten
Yesterday

The Hills of carmel box hill

The Hills of carmel box hill

Hi mate, Thanks for your comments. It’s stage 5 (lot 5104) Cheers

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Jiten
Nov 21, 2019 9:26 pm
darb74
darb74
Yesterday

Evaporative Cooling / Gas heating vs Refrigerated cooling

Evaporative Cooling / Gas heating vs Refrigerated cooling

Hi, I think you are much better off going with some individual split systems (ie. no ducting). When people talk about zoning, we have the ultimate 'zoned' solution with…

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darb74
Nov 21, 2019 5:54 pm
darb74
Harweeeee
Harweeeee
Yesterday

First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes

First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes
QLD
1 ... 29, 30, 31

Just found this thread, I'm from the area and think I saw this on the market this year and when I was looking at the kitchen in this thread I was like wait... I've seen…

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Harweeeee
Nov 21, 2019 5:30 pm
Harweeeee

We got some plans ! It'll look exactly like this, except with a double-door cavity slider for the media. They couldn't fit a slider to the pantry, walls to short…

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Harweeeee
Nov 21, 2019 4:55 pm
Harweeeee
Peter.W
Peter.W
Yesterday

Brivis networker won’t switch modes

Brivis networker won’t switch modes

Hi, my Brivis networker (heater/ac controller) won’t switch modes to air conditioning like it should. Heater and fan work fine, I’ve also tried resetting…

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Peter.W
Nov 21, 2019 4:54 pm

Joinery delivered. Lots of joinery. To be installed over the next 3 weeks. Tilers were also onsite levelling the wet areas.

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Hillsbuilds
Nov 21, 2019 3:39 pm
DanC
DanC
Yesterday

Harrington - AusBuild

Harrington - AusBuild
QLD

Hi AlCaLuJo2 Did you end up taking some updated photos of your facade? I am considering the same facade on another Ausbuild design however they seem to be quite…

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DanC
Nov 21, 2019 2:07 pm
ksun1985
ksun1985
Yesterday

Inner Melbourne - Extension - Recommendations

Inner Melbourne - Extension - Recommendations

We are looking to do a rear double storey extension on our property. Approx 120sqm. Can anyone recommend some builders or design and construct companies they've had good…

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ksun1985
Nov 21, 2019 1:54 pm
vuster
vuster
Yesterday

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
1 ... 48, 49, 50

render-dulux candlebark window trim - Dulux Beige Royal

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vuster
Nov 21, 2019 1:37 pm
vuster
Shan_brad
Shan_brad
21 November

Built with regent homes

Built with regent homes

Anyone building with regent homes Adelaide?

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Shan_brad
Nov 21, 2019 11:35 am
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
21 November

Footprints in Driveway

Footprints in Driveway

Get another opinion if it eases your mind before going for the builders solution. It’s obviously very frustrating for you, but when cars are actually parked on the…

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Bebbsy
Nov 21, 2019 8:07 am
Philsta
Philsta
21 November

Tiling after handover - new

Tiling after handover - new

No, tiles go over plaster. Better if it's not painted though. You can tile up to the cornice but it depends on the thickness of your tiles. If you have thick…

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Philsta
Nov 21, 2019 12:44 am
JJ2019
JJ2019
20 November

Building Belrose 42 LE with Metricon

Building Belrose 42 LE with Metricon
VIC

Yes its the master, Its just the single vanity in the standard plan, I am upgrading it to add the double vanity and bath. I will post the new plans soon. Have a look at…

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JJ2019
Nov 20, 2019 8:47 pm
JJ2019
TJD
TJD
20 November

Brick house

Brick house

Can anyone tell me if it costs more to have your house facade bricks laid in the 'stack' pattern? And is it as strong as traditional brick laying?

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TJD
Nov 20, 2019 8:34 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
20 November

Looking for advice on a foundation issue

Looking for advice on a foundation issue

I am sure there are retired engineers locally not affiliated to builders that may help out? LOL special grout my back side, IMO, that SS should have his license…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Nov 20, 2019 8:12 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
Guri
Guri
20 November

Building with SJD homes

Building with SJD homes

Hello everyone...we are planning to build our first house with SJD homes...Any reviews about them..Should we go with them...

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Guri
Nov 20, 2019 7:34 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
20 November

Paint help please!!!

Paint help please!!!

It looks darker in lower light. Essentially, white is a reflective colour, so reflects the light around it, unlike light absorbing colours that might do the opposite.…

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arcadelt
Nov 20, 2019 7:08 pm

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