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Building a home with Langdon Builders Ballarat (Horsham)

Building a home with Langdon Builders Ballarat (Horsham)
VIC
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Same colour fence as mine I went with the lighter colour as well not the monument

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kathysangel
Oct 24, 2018 12:56 am
Wild
Wild
5 h

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
1 ... 402, 403, 404

What did you miss which requires addition ?

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Wild
Oct 23, 2018 11:45 pm
GLO
GLO
6 h

Wisdom Homes - Manhattan 39 Build Thread

Wisdom Homes - Manhattan 39 Build Thread
NSW
1, 2, 3

Hi Doosra, Inching closer I see! I have a question for you (and anyone else that can comment) 1. did you go via CDC or DA? I have been advised that the Private…

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GLO
Oct 23, 2018 11:24 pm

Advice for floor plan - inner city family home

Advice for floor plan - inner city family home

It would be easy enough to build up the floor for the pantry. It would give you more space in the kitchen. You would only be taking out a part wall, so shouldn't be too…

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bestspecials
Oct 23, 2018 11:14 pm
bestspecials

Rawson Homes & The Life Style Store - Any feeback?

Rawson Homes & The Life Style Store - Any feeback?
NSW

This reads like I wrote it. 🤔😁. Same experience with Rawson. Don’t remember if I said it before but they are in breach of contract for our job. They also came…

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Salfield
Oct 23, 2018 10:56 pm

Hi I bought a unit off plan from these guys buy the settlement dragged for so long. The developer, builder and council point their finger at each other and no one knows…

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goooodman79
Oct 23, 2018 10:43 pm

KDR - Greystanes NSW - Lily Homes, Jasmine 34/36

KDR - Greystanes NSW - Lily Homes, Jasmine 34/36
NSW

Always good to put up plans or colours etc, everyone loves pictures! Good luck with your build

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gogo65
Oct 23, 2018 10:37 pm
gogo65

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 658, 659, 660

Hi, How much was the credit of wisdom homes for the kitchennappliances? Thanks!

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KatDS
Oct 23, 2018 10:24 pm

Height of kitchen/ splashback/ wall cabinets

Height of kitchen/ splashback/ wall cabinets

A windows manufacturer can make a window any size, within certain upper and lower limits, neither of which applies in your situation.

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arcadelt
Oct 23, 2018 10:12 pm

Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique
1, 2, 3

Mine took 11 months. But the suppliers held us up. The baluster for the balcony took over 2 months. And the splashback took about the same. They were big pains. My ss…

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Doulton777
Oct 23, 2018 10:03 pm
Doulton777

Inspired Homes/Como Homes - Roof

Inspired Homes/Como Homes - Roof
VIC
1 ... 6, 7, 8

I am building with Arden and have a colourbond roof. My cousin who is a carpenter mentioned that my roof does not have sarking. When he brought it up (after the roof…

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Kollosche
Oct 23, 2018 9:10 pm
Zen
Zen
8 h

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
1 ... 24, 25, 26

What lucky timing on the 1 day sale - that's an awesome deal on the lights! The weather has been pretty good this week so hopefully you'll get moving along with those…

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Zen
Oct 23, 2018 8:58 pm

Lets talk about - Plush Furniture

Lets talk about - Plush Furniture
1, 2

If you are looking for furniture store around Berrimah, you can visit Cam Interiors. They are located across Harvey Norman. They have awesome furniture with good quality.

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kellyabercrombie
Oct 23, 2018 8:54 pm
kellyabercrombie
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Dj2003
Oct 23, 2018 8:42 pm

Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW

Coral Homes Daydream 28 Far North Coast NSW
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

So exciting when you start early Isn’t it! We got peirs today hoping for plumbing tomorrow then slab next week. So we are only 1 week behind what he said so as long as…

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Tash801
Oct 23, 2018 8:22 pm
pEast
pEast
10 h

East Estate

East Estate
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi easty - Site costs differ from lot to lot and also builder to builder depending on what they include as part of site cost

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pEast
Oct 23, 2018 7:30 pm

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 561, 562, 563

Hi Kevinmarquies We chose 600x600 rectified tiles from national tiles for all our living areas and cost us about $2800 extra on top of the allowance. Bear in mind the…

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Marcoola32_GC
Oct 23, 2018 5:23 pm
Cfmo
Cfmo
12 h

Frameless shower

Frameless shower

Hi. We just had a $40k Reno on our bathroom. The builder suggested a frameless shower screen, as in a glass panel and a swinging open glass door. But it’s frameless. It…

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Cfmo
Oct 23, 2018 5:00 pm

Upgrade to vinyl flooring

Upgrade to vinyl flooring

Hi, no we have our appointment on Thursday to discuss the flooring.

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Lisa Hughes
Oct 23, 2018 4:47 pm

hi guys! we are having another big battle with kurmond over a variation. so they are doing the driveway now and they sent us a variation for removal of soil under it. it…

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nada17
Oct 23, 2018 4:41 pm

Are these defects "normal" ?

Are these defects "normal" ?

Are you building with a 'big' builder? Many of them use very young trades and I am not deliberately bad mouthing the younger guys, you can get it with the older ones too,…

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TashPaul
Oct 23, 2018 4:31 pm
TashPaul

Building Glendale 34 Limited Edition with Metricon in Wallan

Building Glendale 34 Limited Edition with Metricon in Wallan
VIC

We have hired Houspect as our independent inspector and we will use them for every stage of the build - just for piece of mind. A lot of people use Darbecca and seem to…

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shokel1975
Oct 23, 2018 3:51 pm
shokel1975
ehhc
ehhc
14 h

Our Acacia Home

Our Acacia Home
NSW
1 ... 47, 48, 49

Wow the sheers over the stackers look great!! we’ve left the sheers for the sliding and stacking doors to last, wasn’t sure how they would look and function but your…

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ehhc
Oct 23, 2018 3:29 pm
ehhc

Review standard inclusions provided by builder

Review standard inclusions provided by builder
QLD

Read your contract thoroughly and make sure all the inclusions are there my builder didnt include my bar fridge tank and many more things I payed for I had to specs on my…

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kathysangel
Oct 23, 2018 2:42 pm

Electrical plan in sovereign 50 Metricon

Electrical plan in sovereign 50 Metricon

We were told you won't need as many downlights as the display homes - they are lit up like an airport. We are building the Glendale 42. We have the following number of…

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shokel1975
Oct 23, 2018 2:16 pm
shokel1975

Adding an extension

Adding an extension

I am looking at buying a 2 bedroom house on a 1000m block. 3-4bedroom houses go for considerably more so I was thinking of adding an extension. Any tips on budget but not…

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ZombieNurse
Oct 23, 2018 2:10 pm

Montgomery Homes Carolina

Montgomery Homes Carolina
NSW

thanks so much for the photo. do you have any pics of the inside just as you enter? would love to see the entry and what it feels like with standard height ceiling. thanks again

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Stella80
Oct 23, 2018 2:01 pm

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
NSW
1 ... 5, 6, 7

lower floor roofs doesn't go on until after the eaves are in. once the scaffolding are down then that's when they start the alfresco and front. our roof was on in one day too.

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ymiao4398
Oct 23, 2018 1:00 pm

Saratoga Rise

Saratoga Rise
NSW
1, 2

Hi everyone, We bought lot 275 in January, yesterday they said land release date is in February or March 2019!!!

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Shirin Tavakoli
Oct 23, 2018 12:37 pm

G.J Gardner build - Week 16 - Painting

G.J Gardner build - Week 16 - Painting
QLD
1 ... 13, 14, 15

That's what I have emailed and asked if we can actually go in and do some work. Curtains etc. Driveway - paths, garden.... I wish Xmas didn't happen this year :)

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BrentandAllison
Oct 23, 2018 12:25 pm
BrentandAllison
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Quirmeball1280
Oct 23, 2018 11:32 am
Quirmeball1280

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
1 ... 36, 37, 38

Does the color of the epoxy paint for the garage keep for more than 3 years?

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Quirmeball1280
Oct 23, 2018 11:30 am
Quirmeball1280

Lifting floor tiles for reuse

Lifting floor tiles for reuse

I’m sure there are some that would give it a go, but I doubt anyone would give you a guarantee they could lift all or any intact.

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arcadelt
Oct 23, 2018 11:01 am

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45
VIC
1 ... 17, 18, 19

That's true Drew...anyway for us the bank needs to pay M. So if its through bank trf we may have delays as the bank will do a final inspection and valuation before it…

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excited_builders
Oct 23, 2018 8:22 am
IamSAM
IamSAM
21 h

Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Building at Bardia - New Breeze
NSW
1 ... 47, 48, 49

My builder got the engineers to update their drawings.

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IamSAM
Oct 23, 2018 8:20 am
IamSAM

Kitchen cupboards that look like drawers?

Kitchen cupboards that look like drawers?

Not necessarily. There is a bit more fiddling involved in cutting and then connecting the panels to make up one door that looks like drawer fronts, but you will need to…

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arcadelt
Oct 23, 2018 7:54 am
Manj
Manj
21 h

Our Arden Home - Votivo 43

Our Arden Home - Votivo 43
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Absolutely wrapped to see things moving soon Rachael13..

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Manj
Oct 23, 2018 7:50 am
Manj
swiftcamp
swiftcamp
Yesterday

Modular Prefab Homes ?

Modular Prefab Homes ?

Hi everyone! Myself and a few University students are conducting some research on prefab homes as part of a group project. If…

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swiftcamp
Oct 23, 2018 2:48 am
JB1
JB1
Yesterday

Shower fall to waste - advice needed

Shower fall to waste - advice needed

What is the fall? Get something straight, I.e. a level or timber. Sit it from one end of the shower floor to the other end. What is the height difference (gap) over…

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JB1
Oct 22, 2018 10:52 pm
Newy-Jan
Newy-Jan
Yesterday

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park
NSW
1 ... 14, 15, 16

The Cygnus colour is beautiful - can totally see why you wanted it! But I guess as long as you can find an alternative that you're happy with, then all is well 😊. PCI…

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Newy-Jan
Oct 22, 2018 9:49 pm
wentworth33
wentworth33
Yesterday

Who's building with Clarendon??

Who's building with Clarendon??
NSW
1 ... 925, 926, 927

Anyone received a letter from council regrading damage survey cost for after completion ? approx. $279 ? Shouldnt this paid by Clarendon ? or I have to pay it myself…

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wentworth33
Oct 22, 2018 9:21 pm
Epoxy18
Epoxy18
Yesterday

Waterproofing toilet

Waterproofing toilet

Hi! I have a laundry room in a Strata complex which I want to turn into a toilet room. No shower, just WC and existing laundry tub. A core hole is required. Under me are…

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Epoxy18
Oct 22, 2018 8:32 pm
Mitchd
Mitchd
Yesterday

Double Glazing Advise

Double Glazing Advise

Cheers everyone for their replies. we ended up getting pvc windows installed about 6 weeks ago. We have noticed the difference immediately the house has stayed warm…

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Mitchd
Oct 22, 2018 7:52 pm

Bathroom Privacy Glass

Bathroom Privacy Glass

Hi everyone, Please share your favourite patterned or privacy glass types in bathrooms and toilets. Also please share if you have any regrets about your selection. Thank…

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chocolate_addict
Oct 22, 2018 7:26 pm

Vibrating floor when AC is on

Vibrating floor when AC is on

Hi, I have this problem with my rental property, while my place gets built. Apparently some contracts offer as an extra option what previous poster has mentioned. We had…

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chocolate_addict
Oct 22, 2018 7:23 pm

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