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jqcc0
jqcc0
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Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 683, 684, 685

Couple of quick questions. We have an item for Shadecloth on scaffolding. The majority of scaffolding is now down and I never saw any shadecloth on it when it was up (I…

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jqcc0
Dec 13, 2018 9:53 am

5m slope in the land, should I buy it?

5m slope in the land, should I buy it?

Raihan ...You have missed this little buried $80K gold nugget here 3 m slope length , 1.2 m slope width , 4 level,etc Forewarned is forearmed Goodluck

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StructuralBIMGuy
Dec 13, 2018 9:13 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Dressed up the front of the house last night.

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blackcat20
Dec 13, 2018 9:02 am
blackcat20

Breezeway House (was: New build.....starting at last!)

Breezeway House (was: New build.....starting at last!)
QLD
1, 2

Thanks for your extensive response, really appreciate it, we will be contacting Breezeway for sure! Hope you are enjoying your home. Cheers, K&D

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Musashi2000
Dec 13, 2018 8:51 am
Wild
Wild
2 h

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
1 ... 408, 409, 410

Thanks drew, Do you mind me asking whats Asphalt, seems a lot going on, Does 100 /sqm covers all the material ? Did you ask M to prepare those drainage points as required…

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Wild
Dec 13, 2018 8:24 am

Building the Metricon Doulton

Building the Metricon Doulton
VIC
1 ... 6, 7, 8

The terracotta roof tiles were 6700 dollar upgrade from the original display home concrete roof tiles. It was worth it as concrete roof tiles do not have the same warranty…

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stanus
Dec 13, 2018 7:27 am
stanus

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
1 ... 37, 38, 39

Have a look on NBN.com.au, better description than I can provide!

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VistaDream
Dec 13, 2018 7:11 am
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gullolal63
Dec 13, 2018 2:01 am

Ps wouldn’t be Christmas if I haven’t taken a photo of the Christmas trees. Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas!!

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AKB
Dec 13, 2018 12:04 am
AKB

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
1 ... 26, 27, 28

Hi guys, has anyone hired Democorp to do the knock down? How are they? Thanks

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MickeyDonald
Dec 12, 2018 10:57 pm

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane
QLD
1, 2

We've had an update from Clarendon - Building approval has come through, so now we're just waiting on developer approval and the authority to commence from the…

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KingTaco
Dec 12, 2018 10:13 pm
KingTaco

Lock up payment

Lock up payment

Render doesn’t need to be completed to submit an invoice for the lock up payment. Unless it somehow allows access into the dwelling without it

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Howyagoin
Dec 12, 2018 9:47 pm

Coral Homes – Lisbon 25, Hervey Bay / QLD - FRAME

Coral Homes – Lisbon 25, Hervey Bay / QLD - FRAME
QLD
1, 2, 3

Seems to get to a point where it all happens really fast...looking good Gareth :)

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Santo65
Dec 12, 2018 8:20 pm
Santo65

Is this exposed aggregate normal?

Is this exposed aggregate normal?
VIC

Contact Fair Trading or building equivalent. Don't be bullied into submission!!!!

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Corallake
Dec 12, 2018 4:57 pm
Corallake
CW_L
CW_L
18 h

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park
NSW
1 ... 17, 18, 19

It really will be! Yes! Friday is the day!! ::cheerleader:: Finally got out IOC sent to us today! Surprisingly, were managing to sleep pretty well. We've been so tired from all the…

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CW_L
Dec 12, 2018 4:23 pm
CW_L

Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Who else is building with Eden Brae?
NSW
1 ... 759, 760, 761

Don't have experience. But it is easy to use your own licensed electrician to install the lights/points if its single storey building. If its double storey, its is tricky…

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InvincibleInDN
Dec 12, 2018 2:30 pm
InvincibleInDN

Storing repurposed timber

Storing repurposed timber

I've had many mixed suggestions. Some folk say just put tarp over them and others say leave it open so long as they are spaced out with bits of timber every few layers to…

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JulzSol
Dec 12, 2018 2:12 pm

Retaining wall is finished. Now for the landscaping to begin!

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brodav83
Dec 12, 2018 1:55 pm

New Build - External Rendering Question

New Build - External Rendering Question
WA

Thanks for the info and taking the time to reply, really appreciate it!

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itschardy
Dec 12, 2018 1:31 pm
itschardy

Building 1st home with Hickingbotham in S.A

Building 1st home with Hickingbotham in S.A
SA
1, 2, 3, 4

Still waiting on stovetop and oven, roller doors to be installed and door handles to be put on and hot water system to be hooked up and our damage pits for the septic and…

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mumbron
Dec 12, 2018 12:59 pm

Exploding shower screen

Exploding shower screen

Hi Dathy, I work in the glass industry and yes had many dealings with customers ringing up after their shower has spontaneously exploded. There are a few different reason…

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True Blue
Dec 12, 2018 12:04 pm

Exploding Toughened Glass, Stegbar Window

Exploding Toughened Glass, Stegbar Window

That is a shame Stegbar did not not want to help you out, hopefully it was just the case of one faulty panel of glass and not a whole shipment of poor glass. Spontaneous…

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True Blue
Dec 12, 2018 11:52 am

Double glazing

Double glazing

Double glazing can reduce noise and also help reduce your power bill but only if done correctly, click this link below to get an idea of the type of glass and space that…

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True Blue
Dec 12, 2018 11:31 am
Tim65
Tim65
23 h

Building with Metricon - Compensation for cancelled inspecti

Building with Metricon - Compensation for cancelled inspecti

It’s a critical stage inspection in nsw and a requirement of DA approval conditions for our job

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Tim65
Dec 12, 2018 11:30 am
Tim65

Silestone Category 5 price?

Silestone Category 5 price?

Can anyone tell me the standard cost of Silestone Cat 5 per sq metre?

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Junebug
Dec 12, 2018 11:11 am

OB Project - "New vs Old" - Nedlands, WA

OB Project - "New vs Old" - Nedlands, WA
1 ... 28, 29, 30

Thanks!!! Same here just logged on and thought - I should really start to update this. I know exactly what you mean as there are so many items we are yet to finish and…

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kasra nedlands
Dec 12, 2018 11:01 am
kasra nedlands

We're going to be needing about 45 square meters of decking boards later. We have this huge Wandoo in our front yard that died four or five years ago. So we've been…

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RuffTuff
Dec 12, 2018 10:40 am
RuffTuff

Life Estate - Point Cook

Life Estate - Point Cook
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Site cost varies from builder to builder. I would advise you to go to a few builders and compare the prices. Mimosa does 10k fixed site costs where as other builders are…

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mrcool4
Dec 12, 2018 10:12 am
Junebug
Junebug
Yesterday

Cost of custom timber joinery

Cost of custom timber joinery

Hoping to get an idea of what it might cost for some custom timber joinery for my kitchen renovation... Looking at solid timber. Build and install. Cladding for back and…

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Junebug
Dec 12, 2018 10:03 am

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 566, 567, 568

That's so frustrating! I know how you feel :(

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amyelizabeth137
Dec 12, 2018 9:53 am

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley

Coral Homes Noosa 23 - South Ripley

Awesome! I'm following yours too, can't wait to see it start! :)

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amyelizabeth137
Dec 12, 2018 9:52 am

Anyone building at Caddens Hill??

Anyone building at Caddens Hill??
NSW

I can see more constructions start in Caddens Hill region now. Hope you guys started the construction. Ours is about to start. But not sure if it starts before Christmas.

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InvincibleInDN
Dec 12, 2018 9:43 am
InvincibleInDN
blackcat20
blackcat20
Yesterday

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Our certificate was issued before the oven and hot water service were installed.

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blackcat20
Dec 12, 2018 9:22 am
blackcat20
dvkent
dvkent
Yesterday

Meridian 30 Brighton Homes

Meridian 30 Brighton Homes
QLD

Yes really hoping for that.

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dvkent
Dec 12, 2018 6:58 am
Melos
Melos
Yesterday

Own build vs employ builder

Own build vs employ builder

Maybe you could approach the builder that retired and ask him to help project manage the build. I had a friend project manage a major Reno and it saved her a lot of money…

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Melos
Dec 12, 2018 6:25 am
Treedance
Treedance
Yesterday

Arden - Votivo 43

Arden - Votivo 43
VIC
1 ... 24, 25, 26

So exciting after watching your journey all this time! It looks just beautiful. Now that you’ve reached this milestone, any wisdom you’ve accumulated to share? Congratulations

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Treedance
Dec 12, 2018 12:54 am
Tim65
Tim65
Yesterday

No sarking...should I do something else??

No sarking...should I do something else??

You need to check what the tile manufacturer requires , also it depends on your pitch of roof

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Tim65
Dec 11, 2018 10:26 pm
Tim65
WowBingo
WowBingo
Yesterday

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1, 2

Water connection is for our mega fridge water cooler and ice maker. Can't wait to have massive fridge, I'm so over cramping everything into our current fridge. Our fridge…

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WowBingo
Dec 11, 2018 10:09 pm
rgs
rgs
11 December

Building At Macarthur Heights (UWS Campbelltown)

Building At Macarthur Heights (UWS Campbelltown)
NSW
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We are in inital stage, got cdc approved and now site is locked out by builder for construction. How abu you?

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rgs
Dec 11, 2018 9:51 pm
chippy
chippy
11 December

Mirror installation

Mirror installation

Just use wall mates. Follow the directions and it will work a treat

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chippy
Dec 11, 2018 9:15 pm
chippy
Ajoshi1983
Ajoshi1983
11 December

Distinctive Homes Adelaide

Distinctive Homes Adelaide
SA

Hi Estyfel our experience with Distinctive Homes has been pretty good.. construction has been ahead of schedule practically all through the build.. about 20 weeks for the…

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Ajoshi1983
Dec 11, 2018 8:19 pm
building bug
building bug
11 December

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW
NSW
1 ... 26, 27, 28

Hi i’ve Requested to follow on Instagram. Looking at building grange 25 in NSW and would love to see the end of your build 😊 i’m Fi0nam, thanks 😊

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building bug
Dec 11, 2018 7:09 pm
building bug
jamesn
jamesn
11 December

Custom build a new house, need some comment

Custom build a new house, need some comment

Thank you. I think we have enough light to use one fixed skylight. May explore smart lighting options as well. If I have more questions about the floorplan, should I…

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jamesn
Dec 11, 2018 6:04 pm
Entilzha
Entilzha
11 December

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod - Post Handover

Hickinbotham Torquay Mod - Post Handover
SA
1 ... 36, 37, 38

veranda approved by council today and delivery date is 7th JAN I wanted surfmist top and bottom but turns out my option was surfmist and plain grey or surfmist and…

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Entilzha
Dec 11, 2018 5:51 pm
Taniaimran
Taniaimran
11 December

Polytec Vanette black or 2 pac polyurethane black matt?

Polytec Vanette black or 2 pac polyurethane black matt?

thanks again. Yes i thought so too. the edge strip was pretty obvious the white strip when i saw it in a showroom. It did show on the black venette also though. but not…

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Taniaimran
Dec 11, 2018 4:45 pm
Taniaimran
arcadelt
arcadelt
11 December

Options for long but narrow (height) bedroom window?

Options for long but narrow (height) bedroom window?

The best noise abatement comes from a combination of thicker glass and a wide air gap between sheets. You can use secondary glazing, but the best results will come from…

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arcadelt
Dec 11, 2018 4:31 pm
amilelka
amilelka
11 December

Loft Project

Loft Project

This is a great idea, and a great use of space. You will need to consult an engineer to see how best to build the structure without any visible supports.

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amilelka
Dec 11, 2018 4:00 pm

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