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Zero Boundary - Drainage

Zero Boundary - Drainage

I know the same Building Surveyoring Company would be doing the 2 houses. I can’t at this stage be sure of the individual. Is the issue around the appointment of the…

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owner406
Oct 18, 2018 8:49 pm

Hope this helps it will give you more insight into your rights as a owner

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kathysangel
Oct 18, 2018 8:12 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 653, 654, 655

@amf135 How far along are you? Is your build nearly complete? We are so close! House is finished, carpet was installed this week. Landscapers started retaining…

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amf139
Oct 18, 2018 7:51 pm
amf139

Montgomery Homes Carolina

Montgomery Homes Carolina

Hi we are about to build the carolina 260 with Montgomery Homes and was wondering if anyone who has the carolina could share some photos of their entry way? The high…

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Stella80
Oct 18, 2018 7:50 pm
Viks
Viks
2 h

Carlisle Easy Living

Carlisle Easy Living
VIC

Hey Taylor great to know that you are building with Easy Living..Even I have recently signed a contract with them, but am bit nervous of the build quality when compared…

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Viks
Oct 18, 2018 7:19 pm

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes Sunshine Coast

Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes Sunshine Coast

Hi MrsAJ, it’s nice to see someone else from the Sunshine Coast here! We have our appointment with National Tiles tomorrow (we are building with Vantage), and we have…

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batzloa
Oct 18, 2018 6:51 pm

Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41
VIC

We have the colour selection appointment on the 1st November. Haven't been phoned yet to set up the electrical. At this stage, it is looking likely to start in January.

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TiredHalo
Oct 18, 2018 5:52 pm
TiredHalo

FIRST HOME – METRICON WINCHESTER 28

FIRST HOME – METRICON WINCHESTER 28
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Sorry to hear that. Hope everything gets resolved and goes well.

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Kimmykim
Oct 18, 2018 5:44 pm

Who's building with Clarendon??

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

Are you building in QLD or NSW? The Madison is different depending on location We're going with the Madison - the Sheridan wouldn't fit on our block otherwise I'd likely…

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KingTaco
Oct 18, 2018 5:12 pm
KingTaco

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane
QLD

That's good to know it's a reasonable option to go garage -> laundry then outside. I was speaking to a friend, and he has to carry his mower over carpet to get it…

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KingTaco
Oct 18, 2018 4:29 pm
KingTaco

Jordan Spring East Land Valuation

Jordan Spring East Land Valuation

Hi there, We bought a land last year in Nov 2017 in Jordan Spring East. Not we are in process of signing off our building contract with MJH. Just curious to know what…

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ravi123
Oct 18, 2018 4:24 pm
arp1
arp1
5 h

stonefields wollert

stonefields wollert
1, 2

Oh ok see I was told they can cancel and we can also cancel if the permits have still not been approved. Not necessarily reject so to say. Basically if February comes…

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arp1
Oct 18, 2018 4:01 pm

Ceiling height option for 2 storey - please vote

Ceiling height option for 2 storey - please vote

Thanks Brenton, that was our first choice. Having 2.7m and 2.5m are great, but due to building envelope requirement we have been limited to two options only.

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Melbournevic
Oct 18, 2018 3:54 pm

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
1 ... 400, 401, 402

Not even a "sorry it took a month longer than it should have"....she's been really good up until now.

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blackcat20
Oct 18, 2018 3:39 pm
blackcat20

Metricon Winchester 28- Waiting for keys....

Metricon Winchester 28- Waiting for keys....
VIC
1 ... 51, 52, 53

Final invoice finally in hand. Here's hoping we get a handover date next.

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blackcat20
Oct 18, 2018 3:31 pm
blackcat20

Shadowline and handleless island bench

Shadowline and handleless island bench
1, 2

Yes that handle strip works, I have used it a few times but not for quite a while. I just depends on if you like the idea of having an aluminium strip on the top of all…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 18, 2018 3:01 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Projects to do after New Home Handover

Projects to do after New Home Handover
WA
1, 2, 3

I really want to do this in my media room - it has coffered ceilings :)

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BrentandAllison
Oct 18, 2018 2:30 pm
BrentandAllison
CW_L
CW_L
7 h

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park

Fowler Homes Catalina 23 - Oran Park
NSW
1 ... 13, 14, 15

Hey Newy-Jan so sorry for the delayed update. Funnily you should ask, as i popped on to give an update. I literally have just gotten off the phone with hubby, and Cygnus…

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CW_L
Oct 18, 2018 2:21 pm
CW_L

It’s been a long time coming but today........ finally..... we have some progress. It might not be much but at least we know we haven’t been forgotten. Never liked a…

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Salfield
Oct 18, 2018 2:12 pm

Mystique Wollert

Mystique Wollert
VIC
1, 2, 3

Hi all, YNWA and I, have created secret Facebook Secret Group for Mystique Wollert Community :) If you like to join, either PM me or YNWA your facebook email address and we…

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mywollert
Oct 18, 2018 1:31 pm

Here We Go !!! Henley - Vienna Started....

Here We Go !!! Henley - Vienna Started....

Hi! How has your build been going? My husband and I are looking into possibly building a house in the next year or two and were originally looking at Arden, but also…

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n.devo
Oct 18, 2018 11:35 am
alissa
alissa
10 h

Eden brae home options gallery

Eden brae home options gallery
NSW

How is your laminex cupboards going? Just been to our 1st appointment and I am stuck in whether to go poly or laminate...

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alissa
Oct 18, 2018 11:07 am

Chemical Underpinning my home

Chemical Underpinning my home

MysticWoman welcome to the forum Who recommended chemical underpinning have you had it checked by an engineer? BTW, Photos also help in identifying solutions Cheers

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 18, 2018 9:40 am
StructuralBIMGuy

G.J Gardner build - Week 15 - Painting

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

A bit of a lost week this week - no work scheduled until Monday when the painters are due. 2 or 3 weeks they plan on being there. We will get a solid PCI date once they…

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BrentandAllison
Oct 18, 2018 9:13 am
BrentandAllison
Melos
Melos
14 h

Interior paint colour

Interior paint colour

You could also look at lexicon we have it in our current place it has a grey tint but looks clean and fresh

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Melos
Oct 18, 2018 7:08 am

Timber double glazed windows

Timber double glazed windows

Old school huh. These days nobody uses Vic ash due to dimensional stability issues or lack there of. The standard for timber windows is western red cedar. Even though…

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kirashogun
Oct 18, 2018 12:14 am

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0

Masterton Homes - The next thread 4.0
NSW
1 ... 726, 727, 728

Hi Gibson, It looks great, congratulations. Are you able to advise whether your balustrade for the stairs is standard? If not how much extra was it? What did you choose…

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Bailey86
Oct 17, 2018 11:06 pm
pbwhi0
pbwhi0
22 h

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

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

Hey Tajana, I am with Alinta Energy with their standard 28% discount on electricity. Supagas is only for gas bottles and they have provided a price well below Origin even…

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pbwhi0
Oct 17, 2018 10:30 pm
pbwhi0

Edenbrae homes

Edenbrae homes

Am in the process of negotiations with Eden Brae and am wondering how many freebies or extras anyone has been able to negotiate into their package above what they include…

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Littlegem
Oct 17, 2018 9:50 pm

Eden Brae

Eden Brae

Am in the process of negotiations with Eden Brae and am wondering how many freebies or extras anyone has been able to negotiate into their package above what they include…

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Littlegem
Oct 17, 2018 9:47 pm

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

Building with Hall & Hart Homes
NSW
1 ... 23, 24, 25

Hi Lquill, Would you be able to share Krista's costs for her services? I think it's a great idea to hire an interior designer. Thanks

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Amanda_Ly
Oct 17, 2018 9:28 pm
Tim65
Tim65
Yesterday

Storm water

Storm water

Just my English heritage calling it glue ! Thanks You appreciate your time in replying

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Tim65
Oct 17, 2018 8:23 pm
Tim65

@ StructuralBIMGuy thanks for the reply. I have attached the contours and details re site inclusions. There is no Geotech report yet as the land does not register until…

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Bailey86
Oct 17, 2018 7:42 pm
Ardo
Ardo
Yesterday

My experience buying windows in China

My experience buying windows in China

I had a quote to do a house and they only offered a commercial grade window. I couldn’t grasp the installation details, as I am building with a timber clad frame and it…

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Ardo
Oct 17, 2018 7:02 pm
Drew01
Drew01
Yesterday

Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45

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

I guess it depends on your transfer limits... I can transfer significantly more than our final payment at the moment, figure it gives us a bit more leverage... Plus I…

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Drew01
Oct 17, 2018 6:59 pm
Drew01
kbvd
kbvd
Yesterday

home building in macarthur heights with fall

home building in macarthur heights with fall

Hi.. Did you found any solution for your extra site costs... We had a problem with the pits as well and landcom send me email after 2 months...but have to put them on facebook.

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kbvd
Oct 17, 2018 4:50 pm
absep19
absep19
Yesterday

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
1 ... 30, 31, 32

I haven't found much difference in prewire for security alarm system in comparison to the system, so i opted for the alarm system with Rawson. However for security…

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absep19
Oct 17, 2018 3:20 pm
macky
macky
Yesterday

Experience building with Simonds in Sydney

Experience building with Simonds in Sydney

Are there anyone who has built or is currently building with Simonds in Sydney? Would love to hear about your overall experience. Do you know if they cater for owners…

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macky
Oct 17, 2018 2:39 pm
regmiboyer
regmiboyer
Yesterday

New Breeze Bardia

New Breeze Bardia
NSW

I got my CDC in 4 days.

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regmiboyer
Oct 17, 2018 2:19 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
Yesterday

Move in new house before driveway construction

Move in new house before driveway construction

If movers or anyone else will be moving-in household items, then is there any access (main door, alfresco etc) from where the items can be moved into the house WITHOUT…

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IamSAM
Oct 17, 2018 1:24 pm
IamSAM
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Doulton777
Oct 17, 2018 11:49 am
Doulton777

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes

Hi KatDS You might also want to post in Cheers

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StructuralBIMGuy
Oct 17, 2018 9:52 am
StructuralBIMGuy

16.10.2018. Hopefully not too long now till we have a slab.

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NicolleAW
Oct 17, 2018 9:41 am
Tim65
Tim65
Yesterday

Waterproof air-conditioning slab

Waterproof air-conditioning slab

I suppose they will say they are protected from weather as mostly covered over , techincally it’s not correct

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Tim65
Oct 17, 2018 9:31 am
Tim65
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MangoC
Oct 17, 2018 8:27 am

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