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Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
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Thanks a lot, Seren1ty & kjane, your information are so helpful for me! Many Thanks

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Tea Land
Apr 25, 2018 5:56 pm
shazaw
shazaw
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KDR Sekisui House - St George

KDR Sekisui House - St George
NSW
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We requested formally to our SS if we could start all outdoor jobs by email this afternoon. Like steps for laundry, fencing side security gates, retaining walls on the…

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shazaw
Apr 25, 2018 5:55 pm

Oh and we are doing similar style of house, colours and landscape, also doing gardenias and our landscaper suggested these in between for low coverage. they aren’t…

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Ezza78
Apr 25, 2018 5:17 pm

Our First Home - Ballarat - Welcome to Wrapville!!!

Our First Home - Ballarat - Welcome to Wrapville!!!
VIC
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Hi iCat, not sure which pendants you decided on but those ones u liked in Early Settler are currently on sale!

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Ezza78
Apr 25, 2018 5:06 pm
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Ezza78
Apr 25, 2018 5:04 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes

Hello, Thank you for your reply. Yes I have already signed the contract, but I hope I can make that variation since I am not actually changing the house. As per the…

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KatDS
Apr 25, 2018 5:04 pm

Hi! Not sure what to say on these but building my first home with my partner in Rockhampton. We’re at frame stage :) These are our colours, anyone used anything similar…

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tarlingn1
Apr 25, 2018 5:01 pm

Timber screen fixings

Timber screen fixings

Thanks, good point about the weight. Thinking coach screws might do the trick! Plan is 3 horizontal rails, 2.4 m vertical battens, 4.8 m wide screen. Can’t wait to give…

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greggles
Apr 25, 2018 5:01 pm

Alfresco roof ideas please

Alfresco roof ideas please
NSW

Looks great, love your doors, and also brick selection, is it truffle by Pgh?

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Tintin444
Apr 25, 2018 4:44 pm

How much did you pay for variation?

How much did you pay for variation?

Hi! Just wondering if the $1,500 admin fee applies to any structural change. (I.e. Facade) or that fee is meant for non structural change? Asked my builder (wisdom)…

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KatDS
Apr 25, 2018 4:19 pm

Who is Building with Sienna homes in Melbourne

Who is Building with Sienna homes in Melbourne
VIC

Just wondering if you ended up building with Sienna Homes? We are currently in talks with them but I haven't found any verified purchase reviews anywhere online 🤔 Thank you!

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RencyMc59
Apr 25, 2018 3:51 pm

OB for load bearing wall removal

OB for load bearing wall removal

thank you... so do i! yes it's the wall between the kitchen and lounge. can't do the kitchen without this job and the only appliances that still work are the microwave…

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purrfection
Apr 25, 2018 3:48 pm
purrfection

Pewter vs blue steel flash

Pewter vs blue steel flash

We are at colour selection stage and a big headache for brick colour selection. If anyone had photos of blue steel house and pewter house. Could you please share them?

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Soho30
Apr 25, 2018 3:45 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 528, 529, 530

Hi Navy, I read from the thread that you had structural variation prior to submission of papers to council, was it done after signing the contract? I am having issues…

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KatDS
Apr 25, 2018 3:09 pm

Building again, Ben Trager homes WA

Building again, Ben Trager homes WA
WA
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Would love to see your plans etc. we are building in Harrisdale

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tinkster
Apr 25, 2018 2:51 pm
tinkster

Our Acacia Home

Our Acacia Home
NSW
1 ... 36, 37, 38

Always good to have face to face meeting with SS, easy to solve any misunderstanding problems. Slowly things are getting done. not long to go trimum. :-D I don't know how…

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shazaw
Apr 25, 2018 2:39 pm

Lots of work done yesterday we had all our cabinetry installed, internal doors hung and they’ve made a start on the architrave. Loving seeing it all come together!

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Homestead2017
Apr 25, 2018 2:39 pm

Metricon Liberty 38/42

Metricon Liberty 38/42

Libeety 40 with luxe inclusions (except bathrooms) costed us $555000

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chezhia
Apr 25, 2018 2:27 pm

Our KDR Project - Canberra

Our KDR Project - Canberra
ACT

Hi All, This is sandpit floor-plan we are maintaining to visualize concepts and modifications to base plan before passing it to our architect to materialise the…

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tajil
Apr 25, 2018 2:23 pm

136 tallawong road rouse hill

136 tallawong road rouse hill
NSW

Hello Buy Thanks for this information...may i know which loaction you finally bought the land. Near terry road or on Tallowong road. I had a look near Terrry road and…

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nikhilk
Apr 25, 2018 2:19 pm

Buying land at Tallawong Road Rouse Hill

Buying land at Tallawong Road Rouse Hill
NSW
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Hello all, I am planning to buy a land in this area, can you help me what could be the per square meter price for a 300 sqm land in that area about 1km from new station.

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nikhilk
Apr 25, 2018 2:16 pm

sbg homes

sbg homes
VIC

newbuild2, that's no good at all. Have they gone over their contract period? We are building with them too, but it's evident they don't really care about communicating…

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No progress
Apr 25, 2018 1:28 pm

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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Savannah is a beautiful house. One of the best designs in the freedom range. viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
Apr 25, 2018 1:10 pm
Doulton777

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW
NSW
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We got a quote from them too and they were quite reasonable and have a range of stencils. Metricon Liberty 45, Ryde NSW http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=82846

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Quirmeball1280
Apr 25, 2018 1:07 pm
Quirmeball1280

Thanks for the reply mate. No it's all good, the posts are where they should be despite looking a bit strangely placed in pics. The ones you can see running down the side…

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chode1984
Apr 25, 2018 12:37 pm
chode1984

ACTRON Air-conditioning Upgrade

ACTRON Air-conditioning Upgrade

Hi All, The builder has quoted an upgrade cost of $3600 for Actron Air ESP+ SRV203 with 4 zones in lieu of the standard classic SRA203 with 2 zones for a double…

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Mtfranklin
Apr 25, 2018 12:34 pm

Metricon - Savannah 34 build in Brisbane

Metricon - Savannah 34 build in Brisbane
QLD

I can build to the boundary on garage side and have 1m on the other side. Just need to be sure the width meet regulations. Let say I can fit both and want as much storage…

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jamesn
Apr 25, 2018 12:07 pm

Update 25/04: Bricks finally have started as of late last week. Waterproofing has been done Electrical cut out has also been done. Continutation of bricks this week,…

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zooch84
Apr 25, 2018 12:02 pm

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
1 ... 539, 540, 541

Yes this is what I’m worried about! Technically the meter box and tank never fitted in this spot they drew it all wrong this is why we initially had space for a gate…

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Ryan2007
Apr 25, 2018 11:34 am
Ryan2007

Porter Davis homes

Porter Davis homes
VIC
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That's pretty reasonable, we've been quoted $110-ish for exposed aggregate concrete. Who was the company? We're starting to get quotes for post build. We like bitumen…

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Drew01
Apr 25, 2018 10:57 am
Drew01

First Build with Summit Perth WA

First Build with Summit Perth WA
WA
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I loved the Carrara as it went well with the different grey floor tiles and it kept the bathrooms quite clean/modern. It should make my ensuite shower seem much lighter…

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Summitlovin
Apr 25, 2018 10:29 am

Metricon Winchester 28- Construction

Metricon Winchester 28- Construction
VIC
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Wine It's been a lot of stress and frustration so I can only hope the build moves more smoothly.

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blackcat20
Apr 25, 2018 10:08 am
blackcat20

First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane
WA
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Just caught up on your thread, looking forward to following your build. You've selected a lot of the same things like taps and sinks as us

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blackcat20
Apr 25, 2018 10:06 am
blackcat20

gas line connected to wrong spot

gas line connected to wrong spot
VIC

Morning. Just wondering what happened with your gas meter? Did it get moved? Ours was installed yesterday and is about a meter away from our gas point.

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Bri1234
Apr 25, 2018 9:42 am
Bri1234
J278
J278
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Hilbert HGWA Build

Hilbert HGWA Build
WA
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I’ve had trouble getting quotes most places want to meet on site and a few haven’t replied. We’re in Melbourne next week for a small holiday so it’ll be the main…

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J278
Apr 25, 2018 9:36 am
J278

Independent Building Inspector

Independent Building Inspector
VIC
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Thank you Gaudi and Lolly. I will check David out too. appreciate it 😊

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shokel1975
Apr 25, 2018 8:54 am
shokel1975

Paint Peeling - Plaster too soft?

Paint Peeling - Plaster too soft?
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LOL...The painters report was a whitewash...get it Meanwhile thousands are left to consider gyprocking over their walls yet another consumer protection/ Building…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Apr 25, 2018 8:38 am
StructuralBIMGuy
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kailie86
Apr 25, 2018 8:15 am
kailie86
trimum
trimum
11 h

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828
NSW
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Yesss!!! One step closer to the elusive

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trimum
Apr 25, 2018 7:23 am
trimum
tina v
tina v
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Fairmont Homes - Northridge Estate SA

Fairmont Homes - Northridge Estate SA
SA
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Hi PBN84, Just wondering if you received your engineering report back yet? How much did the footings end up coming to for you? We received a letter from Fairland…

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tina v
Apr 25, 2018 5:56 am

Scenic Rim QLD Acreage Build With Bold Living.

Scenic Rim QLD Acreage Build With Bold Living.
QLD
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Love the pots Tribe! I used to paint all my pots once, but I haven’t had time to do it in years... you might have just inspired me to pull out my paintbrushes!…

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Bridgetwitch
Apr 25, 2018 5:11 am
Bridgetwitch
Sloppy
Sloppy
17 h

DIY ducted Aircon

DIY ducted Aircon

Has anyone on here installed their own ducted Aircon. I’m thinking of doing it and just getting the fridgey to do the pipes and sparky to connect it but some advice…

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Sloppy
Apr 25, 2018 1:20 am

Hot water system not working

Hot water system not working

Hi do you mean electric plug ? There is flushing red lights

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saahmadbulbul
Apr 25, 2018 12:05 am

Tile meeting today, water proofing done and tiler due to start Thursday.

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Choosy
Apr 24, 2018 11:53 pm
Choosy
Choosy
Choosy
19 h

HGWA Baldivis

HGWA Baldivis
WA
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Looking good, should be nice undercoating weather tomorrow.

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Choosy
Apr 24, 2018 11:11 pm
Choosy


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