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Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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Unless W have changed the way they do it, it was pot luck for us as to where the plumbers put the taps - we had absolutely no choice about it. We have 3 taps in total (as…

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ozmonkeyoy
Oct 16, 2018 8:50 am
ozmonkeyoy

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

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

Surveyors here this morning, these guys don't muck around. It's exactly one week since we paid for the contour survey - well, i think that's what it's called ! Fingers…

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Chellos
Oct 16, 2018 8:48 am

Gas bottle prices - Brisbane. How much do you pay?

Gas bottle prices - Brisbane. How much do you pay?
ACT

Hi Paul I've had bottle gas at a few different places, but went onto plumbed natural gas at my last house so my figures are a little rusty, but that seems about on par…

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KingTaco
Oct 16, 2018 8:42 am
KingTaco

Shadowline and handleless island bench

Shadowline and handleless island bench

doogs82 the deisgn above in the photos is typical of sharknose handles. The dark shadowline you see is a polyurethane construction rail behind the drawer fronts. This…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 16, 2018 8:09 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Laminex Freestyle surfaces 30mm

Laminex Freestyle surfaces 30mm

Who told you that, the salesman? Did you believe them? Its not true. CaesarStone is very durable!

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 16, 2018 8:07 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

In need of an architect or builder for some advice please!!!

In need of an architect or builder for some advice please!!!

Zambi If you are on a tight budget and building on a difficult block, I suggest you start with the engineering/construction costs,ie, Footings, Basement, Structure & …

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 16, 2018 7:53 am
StructuralBIMGuy

Coral Homes general build thread

Coral Homes general build thread
QLD
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Auto spell sorry. I meant the larger and more delicate the tile is, the more they will charge for labour

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katsudon98
Oct 16, 2018 6:58 am

Waterproof air-conditioning slab

Waterproof air-conditioning slab

It looks a lot better than my situation at least you have a step down to your AC plinth You can get some clear sealer from bunnings to maybe spray on to slab , what the…

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Tim65
Oct 16, 2018 6:43 am
Tim65

Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands

Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands
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Tajana, the usage is really dependent on how you use gas. As a rough guide a 45kg bottle will last between 40-50 hours of continuous showers. So if only one person and one…

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pbwhi0
Oct 16, 2018 12:00 am
pbwhi0

Building a home with Langdon Builders Ballarat (Horsham)

Building a home with Langdon Builders Ballarat (Horsham)
VIC
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Beautiful print, great work. We are still waiting to hear about compensation for garage not being the same as the Aspire garage. My husband was on the phone to area…

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kathysangel
Oct 15, 2018 11:40 pm
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pEast
Oct 15, 2018 11:32 pm
tamy
tamy
10 h

Skylight Housw

Skylight Housw

Hi Can anyone tell me the advantages and disadvantages of a skylight home. Thanks

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tamy
Oct 15, 2018 11:18 pm
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regmiboyer
Oct 15, 2018 10:54 pm

My experience buying windows in China

My experience buying windows in China

Hi Kate, sorry to bother you , any chance you could send some pictures of the windows you fitted from China, very interested in you feedback . Cheers noelpchamberlain@gmail.com

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homebuild
Oct 15, 2018 10:44 pm
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Trent Smith
Oct 15, 2018 10:24 pm

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
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If u go to a small custom builder even without all these ridiculous costs like traffic mgt etc etc. Metricon and other volume builders will still come up cheaper.

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MyFirst
Oct 15, 2018 10:11 pm

Hi, I’ve chased in a 40mm air con drain to below the floor level where a future deck will be constructed, I just don’t know what type of rendering product I need to…

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Georgeo
Oct 15, 2018 10:06 pm

Yes we have an exhaust in downstairs WC/Shower but it’s above the shower

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Ezza78
Oct 15, 2018 10:01 pm
ace91
ace91
11 h

Montville - GJ Gardner

Montville - GJ Gardner

Hi - wondering whether anyone has any photos of the montville besides the images on GJ Gardner website?

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ace91
Oct 15, 2018 9:38 pm
ace91

Bathroom screed and waste pipes

Bathroom screed and waste pipes

Hi, I’m renovating my first bathroom in my own house.Im a carpenter by trade but I’m originally from the uk so I’m getting up to speed with the building regulations…

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gary1985
Oct 15, 2018 8:42 pm

Building Arden homes Votivo 37 in South East

Building Arden homes Votivo 37 in South East
VIC
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Not yet - front render Why is it 2 colours ? Yeah it looks two different colours

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kathysangel
Oct 15, 2018 8:12 pm

Bray Park (G.J Gardner) - Week 15 - Painting

Bray Park (G.J Gardner) - Week 15 - Painting
QLD
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Most wardrobes are 60cm deep x 100cm wide. That’s with doors. Without they are typically 58cm deep. So allow that space plus room for you to move around if it’s a…

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BrentandAllison
Oct 15, 2018 7:27 pm
BrentandAllison

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50
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Customer Presentation done! We had a pretty good CP with most issues mainly paint touch ups, but hoping they do a re roll rather than a touch up which looks awful from…

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excited_builders
Oct 15, 2018 6:57 pm
JoeD
JoeD
15 h

Mapleton Grove 18 Barry Road NSW

Mapleton Grove 18 Barry Road NSW
NSW
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Hey guys - any news or bits .... From my side we are aiming at lodging with Council on mid Nov ( this year I may add :shock: I am so used to things dragging that I hope its 2018…

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JoeD
Oct 15, 2018 5:56 pm
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elysiumscreens
Oct 15, 2018 5:52 pm
Mamz
Mamz
16 h

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell
VIC
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Hiya Can you tell me what colour mortar that is? We're in the process of selecting bricks and I am seriously tearing my hair out about what to pick (period home so…

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Mamz
Oct 15, 2018 4:40 pm
Mamz

Back 2 New Cleaning is the best carpet cleaner in Melbourne, this holiday season gives your home a fresh a new look. Call Back 2 New Cleaning for the…

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carpetsteamcleaning
Oct 15, 2018 4:22 pm
GLO
GLO
18 h

Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Building at Bardia - New Breeze
NSW
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Looks like Rawson Homes. (recognise the logo) If you are in New Breeze you are most likely under the Edmonson Park South DCP. 6.2 Maximum Floor Area Objectives 1) To…

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GLO
Oct 15, 2018 3:28 pm

Building Simonds Palisade in Melbourne

Building Simonds Palisade in Melbourne
VIC

Follow our build on instagram @melbdiaries Simonds Palisade with Cathedral Height ceilings Milestones: Land booking : 25/11/2016 Land titles: 30/05/2018 Site Start:…

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deepdive
Oct 15, 2018 3:24 pm

Hi Kathy.. you have a good builder, not like DIXON Homes. When I found this kind of workmanship 14th of May, I immediately rang and emailed my site supervisor but his…

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masterzion
Oct 15, 2018 2:49 pm
KTLOU
KTLOU
18 h

Grey Pebble quarter by Dulux.

Grey Pebble quarter by Dulux.

Has anyone puctures and or reviews of this interior colour? Im looking for a 'greige' and this colour has me intrigued.

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KTLOU
Oct 15, 2018 2:44 pm
Melos
Melos
19 h

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
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We got to the point of signing the contract and didn’t go through with it after getting legal advice. The contract was so heavy in their favour we just couldn’t make…

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Melos
Oct 15, 2018 2:22 pm

Urban One Chiffon

Urban One Chiffon
NSW

if you search for the masterton display home tempus elite, it has chiffon bricks by austral. We've selected them for our upcoming Rawson build :)

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DR-JEKL
Oct 15, 2018 2:17 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
19 h

Hello all

Hello all

Hi, good luck with your build. DO mention more details about the location (stage 3 of what/where?)so that others who are in the area can provide appropriate comments. It…

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IamSAM
Oct 15, 2018 2:06 pm
IamSAM

The Avenues Land Release at Austral NSW 2179

The Avenues Land Release at Austral NSW 2179
NSW
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Sorry to hear that. Have you guys drove there to see if there is any progress made? Thank you very much.

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kimzhang570
Oct 15, 2018 12:20 pm

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
NSW
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Pre-lining inspection tomorrow, going to take lots of photos of the wiring and plumbing to help with future renos. once gyprock goes in this week, it should speed up again.

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ymiao4398
Oct 15, 2018 12:02 pm
mirz
mirz
22 h

Super soaked corner in backyard

Super soaked corner in backyard

Neighbor is in our North East side, and this issue wasnt there in previous years during winters. Their shed is hardly 200mm higher than fence so no trealy too much of a…

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mirz
Oct 15, 2018 11:25 am
mirz
MrsAJ
MrsAJ
22 h

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes Sunshine Coast

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes Sunshine Coast

Thanks. Our Tile appointment is also Thursday. Where is ur appointment is it with National Tiles? It made me really sick with severe neck pain looking at it every day…

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MrsAJ
Oct 15, 2018 10:56 am
Ynnie
Ynnie
22 h

Show Us Your Splashback

Show Us Your Splashback
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Hi, is your splashback on clear or starfire (low iron)?

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Ynnie
Oct 15, 2018 10:54 am
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ash28
Oct 15, 2018 10:42 am
Teemo
Teemo
23 h

Provincial Homes

Provincial Homes
NSW
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So we have been in our home now for just over 4 months and I can not stress enough DO NOT PAY UNTIL EVERYTHING IS FIXED. As previously mentioned we were in a huge pickle…

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Teemo
Oct 15, 2018 10:16 am
SejaeD
SejaeD
23 h

Would you share your house budget with a builder

Would you share your house budget with a builder

Rami My 2 cents. I think it is critical that you share your budget so they can design to it. In fairness they don't know if you have $500k or $1.5million so when you…

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SejaeD
Oct 15, 2018 10:06 am
Charle
Charle
Yesterday

Building with Hallmark Homes

Building with Hallmark Homes
QLD

We bought land in Condamine Drive, part of a QM Properties development. We’re not sure whether we want to proceed with the build though 🤔😬

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Charle
Oct 15, 2018 7:02 am
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Clean
Oct 15, 2018 6:55 am
MrsJM
MrsJM
Yesterday

What would you look for in a backyard?

What would you look for in a backyard?
NSW

Thank you for your opinions! Very helpful. It is such a big decision!

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MrsJM
Oct 15, 2018 5:37 am
MrsJM

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