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Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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I didn't realise it comes flat packed. Happy to hear the quality is good & you would recommend them.

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Chinoandbebe
May 28, 2018 1:04 pm

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / May 25th - Bricks completed

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / May 25th - Bricks completed
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Wow I love the raven bricks. I’ve never heard of them before. Are they corals standard bricks? Everything is looking great 👍🏼

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mj-mac4
May 28, 2018 1:02 pm
mj-mac4

Barbie Dream House - First Build in Port Stephens

Barbie Dream House - First Build in Port Stephens
NSW
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Wow it’s looking awesome, good work with fixing the facia and the window great news about your fence, I have to hassle my younger neighbours about…

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Tribe7
May 28, 2018 1:00 pm
Tribe7

Our First Dream Home G&P Builders

Our First Dream Home G&P Builders
QLD
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A huge pat on the back for your tiler he has done a beautiful job, he has even lined up all the veins in the marble tiles Love Love Love…

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Tribe7
May 28, 2018 12:57 pm
Tribe7

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny
NSW

Oh yeah for sure, the damn upgrades, cost me like 25k of upgrades I think but they were mostly fair prices as I compared it to the tenders that I received from GJ Gardner…

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G1NOSAUR
May 28, 2018 12:38 pm
G1NOSAUR
Oz3429
Oz3429
55 m

New Henley Electra build in Mernda/VIC

New Henley Electra build in Mernda/VIC
VIC
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Thanks for the update Eskay, looking forward to seeing the finished result. If all goes well we sign the contract this week for our Electra 35.

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Oz3429
May 28, 2018 12:10 pm

Slab pour done before pre-pour inspection

Slab pour done before pre-pour inspection
VIC

Obi.wan You will need to be vigilant from now on..No knowing what your footings & slab is like! Forewarned is forearmed'

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 28, 2018 12:01 pm
StructuralBIMGuy

Issues with property inspection

Issues with property inspection
1, 2

They tried telling me that it'ss my fault for not advising them that fixing and pre-paint were in the same inspection. I found an email that I sent them in November,…

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moventura
May 28, 2018 11:54 am

Clarendon Boston 36 Central Coast

Clarendon Boston 36 Central Coast
NSW

Yes its included. We did need to pay an extra $5k for bagging around the bottom half of the house.

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Anna4Chris
May 28, 2018 11:48 am
Anna4Chris

Coral Daydream 32 Custom - First Home Build: Redbank Plains

Coral Daydream 32 Custom - First Home Build: Redbank Plains
QLD

ah well we were set back by Coral dumping us by about 6 months which was pretty devastating, but we are almost at contract stage again now so should still be able to get…

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Nublette
May 28, 2018 11:15 am
Nublette

Coral Homes - Hampton 26 - Tweed

Coral Homes - Hampton 26 - Tweed
NSW
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Your house looks great. We got the same door too.

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bestspecials
May 28, 2018 10:40 am
bestspecials

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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Your changes should be free, if done early enough in the process. The main hurdle will be, if the changes are too major, M will just say 'No, we can't do it'. Good luck!

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shokel1975
May 28, 2018 10:03 am
shokel1975

Coral Homes - Modified Grange 29

Coral Homes - Modified Grange 29
QLD
1 ... 12, 13, 14

Oh thank you! The benchtop is Caesarstone Oyster and the cabinetry is formica settler profile in polar white 😊

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Dylandbrooke
May 28, 2018 10:00 am
Dylandbrooke

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne
VIC
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Thanks stoff17 - it was definitely a relief to have these choices made - we didn't know exactly what colours we wanted prior to the weekend's meeting. We simply based it…

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shokel1975
May 28, 2018 10:00 am
shokel1975

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW

Building Grange 25 Coral Homes - Northern NSW
NSW
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Oh no!!!! Were they on our street? That would be devastating :( I hope once more people start moving in it will deters these scums!! I am thinking now our neighbours want…

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SKND10
May 28, 2018 9:58 am

Allworth Carlisle Build In Western Sydney

Allworth Carlisle Build In Western Sydney
NSW
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No problem at all, thank you for checking I appreciate it.

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ydnewa
May 28, 2018 9:45 am
ydnewa
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StructuralBIMGuy
May 28, 2018 9:37 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Calleya BAL Requirements

Calleya BAL Requirements

lad2018 LOL, noise attenuation! Check with your local Council with reference to developers covenants The Saleman should have advised you of any hidden building costs…

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 28, 2018 9:01 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Hi Doulton thank you for your detailed reply. 10 months for your build is fantastic specially considering the size of yoir house. You were very organised and diligent…

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excited_builders
May 28, 2018 8:36 am
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dillongl
May 28, 2018 8:29 am
dillongl

Building defects? Owner?, The law is not your friend!

Building defects? Owner?, The law is not your friend!
VIC

The builder is only intrested in the next stage payment as soneone else posted on here, they dont care about anything and with the RBS gets all the work from them. Sad sad…

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Mauromario
May 28, 2018 6:50 am
chop
chop
7 h

Hamilton Rise - South Morang

Hamilton Rise - South Morang
VIC
1, 2

Who said? did u call Kevin I am waiting for May update Council website indicates application has progressed and on-site EightProperties banner are placed on the fence.

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chop
May 28, 2018 5:57 am
shazaw
shazaw
12 h

KDR Sekisui House - St George

KDR Sekisui House - St George
NSW
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I have sample of two tiles for alfresco. I'm going take these to my flooring shop tomorrow to check if its goes together with the laminate tile I have selected, just two…

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shazaw
May 28, 2018 1:09 am

Building Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Geelong

Building Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Geelong
VIC
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That’s what I did too. All the muck ups I went to my ss and told him to make sure this gets done or that. So it doesn’t cause a defect. But he was always pretty…

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Doulton777
May 28, 2018 1:03 am
Doulton777
Renman
Renman
13 h

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb
VIC
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Sandy, We have handed over already, planning to just put it in before we move in the next couple of weeks.

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Renman
May 28, 2018 12:30 am
Renman
Gaudi
Gaudi
13 h

Questions regarding building quality of new home

Questions regarding building quality of new home

Building is like a box of chocolates Never know what you are going to get... even with the same builder - different trades and different supervisors on site (or meant or…

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Gaudi
May 28, 2018 12:05 am
Gaudi
Gaudi
14 h

Municipal Building surveyor or private

Municipal Building surveyor or private

Very hard to get recommendations as is many builders are putting pressure as subtle as it may be to owners to agree to use theirs when they sign their contract. I applaud…

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Gaudi
May 27, 2018 11:25 pm

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nada17
May 27, 2018 10:10 pm

M-class Slab on P class soil

M-class Slab on P class soil

Geo1 As you say the end result is a "M".So giving a figure even within 5mm in my opinion is unrealistic. Usually one samples is taken from a site to do Lab testing on.We…

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insider
May 27, 2018 9:44 pm
insider
gr8ly
gr8ly
16 h

Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate
QLD
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i would definitely bring it up with your SS. And yep agreed! if they were working on their own home, i'm sure they would take the time to ensure it's perfect. These houses…

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gr8ly
May 27, 2018 9:31 pm
gr8ly

Slab poured before inspection

Slab poured before inspection
VIC

Our builder has done our slab pour before an inspection could be done by our independent inspection company. It was communicated to them via two emails which were…

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Obi.Wan
May 27, 2018 9:30 pm
Obi.Wan

Slab heave is alive and well, watch out.

Slab heave is alive and well, watch out.
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hi. Joker I will try my hardest hold these people accountable for the s***t they have created and greed they have the need for to take consumers money, I'll keep everyone…

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Mauromario
May 27, 2018 9:15 pm

DA approved on Friday 25th May.. fingers crossed with everything now our build starts soon!!

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johar.ankur
May 27, 2018 9:11 pm

Aurora Stage 16 - Build

Aurora Stage 16 - Build

Site costs used by project builders are used as a vehicle to raise one’s profit margin. It’s so padded with opacity that you can’t compare the dollar cost across…

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kirashogun
May 27, 2018 8:07 pm

Building Glenleigh with Kurmond Homes - my experiance...

Building Glenleigh with Kurmond Homes - my experiance...
NSW

Thank you :) We ended up going with another builder after finding out a lady I used to work with had huge issues with her build.

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SamanthaS
May 27, 2018 7:59 pm

Building Arden Homes Genoa Verve 26 in North East VIC

Building Arden Homes Genoa Verve 26 in North East VIC
VIC
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Oh wow December is scary. I'm still fingers crossed for next month. Luckily we don't have the sewer problem just waiting for Como to give us a final price. Went past…

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Clareymoo
May 27, 2018 7:40 pm

Bulding with Lily Homes

Bulding with Lily Homes
NSW

Hi Vifferdude, Do you have any progress or finished photos of your build. I’m considering building with lily and would appreciate any feedback you have! Cheers

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Kylie15
May 27, 2018 7:25 pm
Pranav
Pranav
18 h

Lucere estate at Leppington

Lucere estate at Leppington
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hi Adiba, Yes, i am not also sure about it, but to me i have no choice. I don't mind sending my kid to St Anthony of Padua at Austral, But its only from K-2 at the…

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Pranav
May 27, 2018 7:03 pm

Wood Fiber Cement Board Acoustic Laminated Gypsum Ceiling

Wood Fiber Cement Board Acoustic Laminated Gypsum Ceiling

Our talented and active R & D staff has always been dedicated to keeping up with the newest trends, to ensure acoustic product…

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krishnadevmp
May 27, 2018 6:01 pm

First Build with Summit Perth WA

First Build with Summit Perth WA
WA
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If he did that i would be more than a little confused. The driveway paving/power issue wouldn't effect the flooring, blinds or garage i wouldn't have thought. Doesn't…

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Summitlovin
May 27, 2018 5:48 pm

Who's building with Clarendon??

Who's building with Clarendon??
NSW
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Would agree with this. Friends built with Clarendon a year before us and had an excellent built. When we built nothing but headaches. Still finding issues with our build…

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MinandB
May 27, 2018 5:39 pm

Kirra 23. Hello we are looking at building the kirra 23 on a block down on The Gold Coast and was hoping some one in here has built the kirra abd could send some photos.…

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Chippy891
May 27, 2018 4:34 pm

Drove past the house yesterday morning and as there was a tradie van and the front door open, thought that we would pop in. The back stackers are being repaired as there…

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Rachael13
May 27, 2018 4:25 pm
Rachael13


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