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Managed to get a few fences done this week, at least we have two happy neighbours. Pictures taken before this evenings red weather alert cleanup.

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Choosy
May 25, 2018 12:16 am
Choosy
Kazi
Kazi
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Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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Hi MandM+4, yes our price also came just like yours. I have the quote for this but not for the quote for glass baluatrade since I didn't ask. However, we are in…

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Kazi
May 25, 2018 12:09 am

My understanding is there is semi intergrated and fully integrated. Semi-intergrated uses the D/W door like the pictures below and has the kick panel/plinth either the…

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Choosy
May 25, 2018 12:06 am
Choosy

Hilbert HGWA Build

Hilbert HGWA Build
WA
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Fingers crossed the turnaround is quick!

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Summitlovin
May 24, 2018 11:59 pm

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??
1, 2

I just realized that my ceiling height is 2740mm ground floor and 2550mm for the first floor, I have opted for 2340mm internal doors, but I realized the aluminium stacker…

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skyzdlimit
May 24, 2018 11:55 pm
kks
kks
2 h

Using a benchtop for a study desk - Where to find?

Using a benchtop for a study desk - Where to find?

Trademaster, in Granville, will likely be able to look after you on this bench top need. Lovely, helpful people with super prices. I tell you, you will fall over when you…

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kks
May 24, 2018 11:47 pm

Anyone building with wentworth 33 with Clarendon?

Anyone building with wentworth 33 with Clarendon?
NSW
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Hi Jess98 My land will be registered on 6 June 2018. Once its registered, Clarendon said they will start it as soon as early August 2018.

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wentworth33
May 24, 2018 11:27 pm

Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate
QLD
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It’s so annoying, not even sure why these restrictions are in place, not like it makes a difference to anyone else.. I’m a little jealous of some of our neighbours…

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breebarter
May 24, 2018 11:00 pm
breebarter

Barbie Dream House - First Build in Port Stephens

Barbie Dream House - First Build in Port Stephens
NSW
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Hey Emma, Your powering along now. Congratulations on your slab and the frames are looking great. How is everything coming along now??

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Tribe7
May 24, 2018 10:53 pm
Tribe7

Spot the difference water tank replaced after a 4 week battle trying to prove that how it was originally was not correct! I’m sick of the battle!

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Ryan2007
May 24, 2018 10:52 pm
Ryan2007
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allblaqk
May 24, 2018 10:51 pm
allblaqk

Surfmist gutters and facias happened today, all 96m of the suckers

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Tribe7
May 24, 2018 10:27 pm
Tribe7

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park
NSW
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Thank you! Need to take more pics but there's stuff all over the place still. Theres nothing that Im not happy with. There are some minor things that I've had like one…

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Lara21
May 24, 2018 10:25 pm

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / May 14th - Roof & Windows

Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / May 14th - Roof & Windows
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Looking so so good!!!! Your front facade is going to look stunning 👌 love your front door. Your baths are in super early compared to ours... our bath stayed in the…

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Dylandbrooke
May 24, 2018 10:18 pm
Dylandbrooke
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bestspecials
May 24, 2018 10:15 pm
bestspecials

Questions regarding building quality of new home

Questions regarding building quality of new home

Hey Mike, thank you so much for your reply, appreciate this! And yeah the house is just built, in fact the occupation certificate for the building and granny flat has…

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Matchlock
May 24, 2018 10:15 pm

Coral Homes Avoca 20 - Ripley QLD

Coral Homes Avoca 20 - Ripley QLD
QLD
1, 2, 3, 4

Congratulations on your slab it’s very exciting to see the house progress you will be busting to visit

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Tribe7
May 24, 2018 10:06 pm
Tribe7

Metricon Winchester 28- Finally Started!

Metricon Winchester 28- Finally Started!
VIC
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Got the invoice today 😳 Photos Saturday when I have time to go visit. Can’t wait to see it myself. Inspection booked for Monday.

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blackcat20
May 24, 2018 10:05 pm
blackcat20

Stylemaster WRI 305 MOD - Karalee QLD (First Home)

Stylemaster WRI 305 MOD - Karalee QLD (First Home)
QLD
1, 2

Great to see your powering enough Amish. Great work with all the extra insulation we have done the same and it’s something we will never regret. You have a really…

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Tribe7
May 24, 2018 10:03 pm
Tribe7
NMD
NMD
3 h

Fairhaven Clovelly 225 at Lara Views

Fairhaven Clovelly 225 at Lara Views
VIC
1, 2

We have our handover booked in - Thursday 31st May! Our start date was late November 2017. Note we’ve lost about 4 weeks with paint touch ups at the end of our…

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NMD
May 24, 2018 9:52 pm
NMD

Too many windows?

Too many windows?

Your last option here looks the best compromise ben888. In design circles it is considered bad form to have the top windows not symetrical with the ones below, all things…

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Harpies
May 24, 2018 9:51 pm
jcm
jcm
4 h

Oak Tree Estate, North Kellyville

Oak Tree Estate, North Kellyville
NSW
1 ... 24, 25, 26

Speak to Jason of Modernview Homes. Very nice guy. Honest. Owner of business but you deal with him direct during whole process. Does custom designs/builds. Local to…

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jcm
May 24, 2018 9:45 pm

Stockland Elara at Marsden Park

Stockland Elara at Marsden Park
NSW
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makes sense... thanks for explaining.

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mpusg
May 24, 2018 9:45 pm

M-class Slab on P class soil

M-class Slab on P class soil

The report says that the site is a class"P" but because the fill is controlled your design engineer can use a "M" type slab with some modifications. The fill has been…

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insider
May 24, 2018 9:43 pm
insider

Our Acacia Home

Our Acacia Home
NSW
1 ... 39, 40, 41

Hi trimum, good luck with PCI tomorrow. Let us know how you go. Build Thread : viewtopic.php?=31&t=81624

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shazaw
May 24, 2018 9:19 pm

Boundary fences - cost per metre?

Boundary fences - cost per metre?

Ok, we are having some trouble with a neighbour agreeing to fence quote. What’s the going rate for 1950m timber paling fence? Would $75 including gst be reasonable?…

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Ezza78
May 24, 2018 8:52 pm

KDR Sekisui House - St George

KDR Sekisui House - St George
NSW
1 ... 73, 74, 75

Thanks and very happy with it. Build Thread : viewtopic.php?=31&t=81624 Landscape Thread : viewtopic.php?f=19&t=86133

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shazaw
May 24, 2018 8:49 pm

Space Estimates

Space Estimates

Poggor Draw it to scale using & Use a hth

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 24, 2018 8:45 pm
StructuralBIMGuy

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Thanks for the kind words Tea Land, much appreciated! The carpet is from the included range, which is quite good. It is a Stained Dyed Nylon with a double weave of two…

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Seren1ty
May 24, 2018 8:16 pm

Porter Davis homes

Porter Davis homes
VIC
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Agree on checking the roof insulation. Ours was in good shape see more About the hoffman – Building the hoffman https://hoffmangoldwithporterdavis.wordpress.com/about/

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brucefil2011
May 24, 2018 7:34 pm

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny
NSW

Following! I love seeing Rawson builds. I like the bricks, your facade looks pretty flash too!

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CG Scardycat
May 24, 2018 7:29 pm

McDonald Jones Homes - The new thread

McDonald Jones Homes - The new thread
NSW
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Hi Ela, We have just started the building process (initial tender). We also are looking at the Bronte and just wanted to know how your build went? Did you have a good…

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Sir Henry
May 24, 2018 7:22 pm

Ubiquiti CCTV Cameras

Ubiquiti CCTV Cameras

Anyone have any experience with Ubiquiti cctv cameras? Interested to know how they stack up against Arlo, Nest or others like Hikvision. Thanks

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Mr_Ed
May 24, 2018 6:52 pm

First Build with Summit Perth WA

First Build with Summit Perth WA
WA
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So good you got the powerdome issue sorted quickly, the house is looking so nice. 4 weeks ahead of schedule is great news, I hope they can get a shift on for us too!

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nicolac34
May 24, 2018 6:49 pm
nicolac34

Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Cabinets and tiles

Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Cabinets and tiles
VIC
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Enjoying seeing your build come together. I’ve been patiently waiting to see how your splashback tiles came up as we chose the same ones and were worried about the…

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hbuildlife
May 24, 2018 6:33 pm

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
1, 2

It won’t take long to get the report. Hopefully there’s no issues. Is glendale 50 part of the freedom range? viewtopic.php?t=86597

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Doulton777
May 24, 2018 6:29 pm
Doulton777

The wardrobe is one of the essential parts of your living area as well as the living. It is great to have a wardrobe of your…

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star_wardrobes
May 24, 2018 6:28 pm
star_wardrobes

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

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

Volume builders inspector is like having no protection at all, none, zero, dougnuts, when you work for the builder, the one who is paying you, your super compromised, only…

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Joker
May 24, 2018 6:08 pm
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stevemw121
May 24, 2018 6:03 pm
stevemw121

Cheap temporary fencing required..anyone know of any?

Cheap temporary fencing required..anyone know of any?
1, 2

Temporary outdoor fence or sound curtain noise wall is an economical and effective method of reducing noise generated by equipment, pumps, generators or other processes…

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vimmywins
May 24, 2018 5:48 pm
vimmywins

Thanks blackcat.... they pretty much took all of today to do this and slab pour is at 6am tomorrow. Hopefully my pics get uploaded this time!

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excited_builders
May 24, 2018 5:42 pm

Coral Homes - Modified Grange 29

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

Sure, we got them through diyonline blinds. It was supposed to be a 6-8 week turnaround, but we're approaching 12 weeks now. They did compensate us for the delay - we…

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Dylandbrooke
May 24, 2018 5:39 pm
Dylandbrooke

Building With AllCastle Homes

Building With AllCastle Homes
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

Was that floor to ceiling height through your bathrooms ?? #Timl

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Mojitostan
May 24, 2018 5:27 pm

Zip Taps - are they worth it or a PITA?

Zip Taps - are they worth it or a PITA?

I looked into it: but decided a kettle was a better option.

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bashworth
May 24, 2018 4:50 pm
bashworth

Our build. 37sq. Double storey. Some photos..

Our build. 37sq. Double storey. Some photos..
VIC

Waiting for my builder to fix things that were raised by my private inspection company for frame stage. Hopefully won't take too long. There were number of issues raised…

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Loveguru
May 24, 2018 4:32 pm
Loveguru

Waffle slab know what your getting.

Waffle slab know what your getting.
VIC

My builder told me not many do concrete piers underneath of slab. Our builder and slab engineer has put at-least 20 concrete piers before doing slab which I believe is…

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Loveguru
May 24, 2018 4:28 pm
Loveguru

My build in Bloomdale- On Hold 😡

My build in Bloomdale- On Hold 😡
VIC
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Hopefully, we're up to 9 and a half months currently and have at least another month or even two to go at the current rate. We're lucky if one thing happens a week,…

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gavrook
May 24, 2018 4:23 pm

Our First Home - Ballarat - Welcome to Brickville!!

Our First Home - Ballarat - Welcome to Brickville!!
VIC
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Powering along now icat! Your bricks look fantastic too - B A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=87210

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Bridgetwitch
May 24, 2018 4:11 pm
Bridgetwitch


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