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IamSAM
IamSAM
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Building at Bardia - New Breeze

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

My plan went to CDC. They sent it back asking for engineering drawing of retaining wall. The revised plan/drawings were submitted and approved.

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IamSAM
Oct 22, 2018 4:46 pm
IamSAM

Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

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

Hi TH, M got its contractor to do it for us cause the concrete floor of our garage was a bit messed up and had cracks all over it so M offered to get it done

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Quirmeball1280
Oct 22, 2018 4:41 pm
Quirmeball1280

Any tips for Colour selections??

Any tips for Colour selections??

Consider hiring good interior designer if you can't decide on your own. I don't think anyone will be able to provide a good advice for you here without knowing what your…

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alexp79
Oct 22, 2018 4:35 pm

Building with Wisdom Homes

Building with Wisdom Homes
NSW
1 ... 656, 657, 658

Cool..finegrain is what I am looking for too..thanks

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champs2018
Oct 22, 2018 4:24 pm
onggie
onggie
39 m

Can someone identify this style of driveway

Can someone identify this style of driveway

Ok, with some help from another person I have discovered what this method is called and how they do it. It is sprayed onto the driveway and is called; Spray Fleck or Spray Crete

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onggie
Oct 22, 2018 4:07 pm
nada17
nada17
51 m

Building with Kurmond Homes

Building with Kurmond Homes
NSW
1 ... 89, 90, 91

happy to hear your build is progressing well! yeah we have noticed different colour insulation. I was more worrying not about the quality of works. you know, it is…

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nada17
Oct 22, 2018 3:56 pm

I was recently introduced to this forum and found it very useful. So i decided to start my own thread for Glendale 34 LE that we plan to build next year once our land…

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sparekh
Oct 22, 2018 3:54 pm

Who's building with Clarendon??

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

We have Sheridan 35 and love it...didn't have to change a thing...we thought the flow was a lot better than Madison

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bumblebee1985
Oct 22, 2018 3:36 pm

Our Arden Home - Votivo 43

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

Oh my goodness - they are not mucking around. Great to see slab down and frame going up. WooHooo! - You'll be home before you know it.

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Rachael13
Oct 22, 2018 3:21 pm
Rachael13

Pre-slab nightmare - Please help.

Pre-slab nightmare - Please help.
VIC

What was your outcome with the escalation to the state manager?

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Livingthe_dream.au
Oct 22, 2018 3:15 pm

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell

What bricks did you choose - Show and Tell
VIC
1 ... 11, 12, 13

Natural actually. So I guess the builder chose a sandy reddish kind of colour. Flush profile.

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kirashogun
Oct 22, 2018 2:34 pm

Hi just looking into some options for replacing our timber windows. I am just about to begin to strip the paint and repaint and seal them. That said, I am after looking at…

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mynameisjonas
Oct 22, 2018 1:59 pm

Schofields Akuna Vista

Schofields Akuna Vista

I bought one 300 M2 this month, not know why they withdrew all ads from realestate and domain., their plan is good.

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checkyour
Oct 22, 2018 1:39 pm

Building with Hall & Hart Homes

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

Unfortunately no more progress on the frames due to the rain, so fingers crossed for this week. Has your DA gone in yet or do you have to have all selections done first?…

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kjane
Oct 22, 2018 12:51 pm

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane
QLD

It's hard to say... on the other hand you could wait and prices get worse or interest rates go up. That's always the trade off. All you can do is make the decision you…

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KingTaco
Oct 22, 2018 12:36 pm
KingTaco

Fairhaven Homes

Fairhaven Homes
VIC
1 ... 17, 18, 19

You are catching up quick CalicoCat. Hopefully Fairhaven fixed all the issues you pointed out to them.

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Bronte19
Oct 22, 2018 11:55 am

East Estate

East Estate
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

Hi Guys, I come across this board when I was googling East Estate. We have a lot on hold in Stage 7 and we visited the area yesterday. We saw that there were HV power…

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easty
Oct 22, 2018 11:03 am

Review standard inclusions provided by builder

Review standard inclusions provided by builder
QLD

It is hard to know if this is good value or not without looking at other builders and their pricings. It also depends on what soil rating you have as that can increase…

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bestspecials
Oct 22, 2018 10:59 am
bestspecials

Coral Homes - Grange 25 (Newport)

Coral Homes - Grange 25 (Newport)
QLD
1 ... 15, 16, 17

Thanks. The grass is Sir Walter. It is growing madly.

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bestspecials
Oct 22, 2018 10:41 am
bestspecials

Termination of building contract due to being unable to get

Termination of building contract due to being unable to get

We were with Sherridan homes. That’s what I thought! It’s so unfair we just feel sick about it!

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Melissa.prinsloo
Oct 22, 2018 9:50 am

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

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

We have roof darling and tiles going on today thank god so at least protected from future rains

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metskim
Oct 22, 2018 9:39 am

Skirting boards pulling away from wall and floor tiles

Skirting boards pulling away from wall and floor tiles

You need to engage a very experienced building consultant to assess what is happening with your home and to do forensic on whether the builder has followed approved drawings.

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building-expert
Oct 22, 2018 9:30 am
building-expert

Carlisle Homes - Easy Living Tennyson 25

Carlisle Homes - Easy Living Tennyson 25
VIC

Hi snapey, what colour palette did you choose in the end? Im finalizing my cobtract and still cobfused if i should go with new york or paris.

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joy1884
Oct 22, 2018 9:03 am

Arden Developments

Arden Developments
VIC
1 ... 161, 162, 163

Thanks Ezza. Its hard to know what is a legitimate cost and what can be pushed to be avoided.

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MangoC
Oct 22, 2018 8:58 am

Mapleton Grove 18 Barry Road NSW

Mapleton Grove 18 Barry Road NSW
NSW
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Hey Joe, We had our pegout last week and have been advised that they will go onsite this week to begin work. In regards to your driveway have you joined the Building…

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wongbruce
Oct 22, 2018 6:58 am
ben888
ben888
14 h

Height of kitchen/ splashback/ wall cabinets

Height of kitchen/ splashback/ wall cabinets

Thanks for your further explanation arcadelt. Yes, I guess you've outlined our dilemma. One of the options is to lower the wall cabinetry to 514mm as per the builder's…

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ben888
Oct 22, 2018 2:23 am
ben888

Building new home

Building new home
SA

Thankyou for your input. I have just brought the block after thinking a while about it. I will do as you have advised. Thankyou very much :)

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lynnlee
Oct 22, 2018 12:06 am

Domaine homes by clerondon

Domaine homes by clerondon
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4

Hello Guys, I am new to this forum. I have just bought a Land on Tedbury Road opposite to National Park in Jordan Springs East. I did wasted alot of time looking for…

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sunnyarora
Oct 21, 2018 11:57 pm

Hi everyone! Here is a little house update. I can hardly believe that we moved in 19 months ago!! Exterior: we decided to tint all our windows for extra…

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goldcoasthome
Oct 21, 2018 10:04 pm
goldcoasthome

Building Arden Homes Genoa Verve 26 in North East VIC

Building Arden Homes Genoa Verve 26 in North East VIC
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Week 22 As I had expected, we were again delayed for handover. On Wednesday (17/10/2018.) afternoon my site supervisor gave me a call and…

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Kollosche
Oct 21, 2018 9:47 pm

Simonds Prague Modified - Adelaide

Simonds Prague Modified - Adelaide
SA

With the ensuite have you thought about/talked to Cahill about putting a shower seat instead where the duct was? We have one in ours and it's actually amazing (and as…

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JM1911A1
Oct 21, 2018 8:45 pm
JM1911A1

Who is building with Beechwood

Who is building with Beechwood
NSW
1 ... 785, 786, 787

Hi Lauren, I have only just sarted getting notices again from this site, not sure wy they stoppe, but anyways did you still need a pic. Cheers

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nervousnelly
Oct 21, 2018 8:39 pm
nervousnelly

Mount Barker Thread

Mount Barker Thread
SA
1 ... 16, 17, 18

You'd be best contacting the Bluestone developer team to confirm - we're next door at Springlake who only uses ELGas but not all developers have specific requirements.

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JM1911A1
Oct 21, 2018 8:35 pm
JM1911A1

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny
NSW
1, 2

Any updates for this thread, would love to see how it’s been going. We’ve just signed up for this design and it’s hard to find others doing same design

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Sundew Views
Oct 21, 2018 7:14 pm

Building with Metricon

Building with Metricon
NSW
1 ... 401, 402, 403

That’s a shame that you couldn’t see a Glendale. It’s a beautiful home. We have chosen the Peninsula facade as hubby wanted a balcony off the master bedroom. The…

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shokel1975
Oct 21, 2018 6:57 pm
shokel1975
chop
chop
22 h

Hamilton Rise - South Morang

Hamilton Rise - South Morang
VIC
1, 2

good luck mate, at least he honestly updated new date will be 2020 For us, title was supposed to be on Feb 18 and the most recent update is Feb 19 which keeps on…

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chop
Oct 21, 2018 6:48 pm

Metricon Kirra 23

Metricon Kirra 23

Hi just wondering how you enjoy your Kira 23 we are also needing the acoustic as we are near an airport. Any feedback will be greatly appreciated Thanks Jhai

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Chippy891
Oct 21, 2018 4:58 pm

Frame in place and colorbond on site. Happy with progress so far

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BuLe
Oct 21, 2018 4:24 pm
BuLe
wazzer
wazzer
Yesterday

HELP! *** How to remove this towel rail? ***

HELP! *** How to remove this towel rail? ***

Hi. Great photos!! I have exactly the same plastic towel rail as you in my two bathrooms (house is about 18 years old). One of the handrails has been pulled away from…

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wazzer
Oct 21, 2018 4:17 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
Yesterday

1st home build Clearview SA with Hickinbotham

1st home build Clearview SA with Hickinbotham
SA
1 ... 5, 6, 7

Your house looks very nice, you must be pleased with the results. It’s always great to hear on this forum, how everyone’s plans and dreams become a reality. 😁 Is…

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Bebbsy
Oct 21, 2018 4:12 pm
Chaton
Chaton
Yesterday

Building Vancouver 29 (Porter Davis) or Mantra 29 (Metricon)

Building Vancouver 29 (Porter Davis) or Mantra 29 (Metricon)
VIC

The Mantra 29 reminds me a lot in layout of our Barkly 29 (also Metricon) and we love it. I'm biased on this one

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Chaton
Oct 21, 2018 3:53 pm
Chaton
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
Yesterday

Building Modified Statesman Ashville

Building Modified Statesman Ashville
SA
1, 2, 3

Congrats on your house being completed, it looks lovely. You have made similar choices to ours in your selections and wondered if you would have time to post a few more…

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Bebbsy
Oct 21, 2018 3:45 pm
CalicoCat
CalicoCat
Yesterday

Building Porter Davis Vancouver 33

Building Porter Davis Vancouver 33
VIC

Sounds exciting. When I contacted Porter Davis last year I was told they don't build in Winchelsea. They must have realised that quite a few people are building out there…

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CalicoCat
Oct 21, 2018 1:21 pm
John1121
John1121
Yesterday

New bathroom price

New bathroom price

And how much will that typically cost?

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John1121
Oct 21, 2018 12:12 pm
Bebbsy
Bebbsy
Yesterday

Eden Two Wells SA

Eden Two Wells SA
SA

I’m also on the shorter size and providing you have a partner or someone who can change the light bulbs and pull down the exhaust fans, I would go with 2700 high…

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Bebbsy
Oct 21, 2018 9:44 am
NicolleAW
NicolleAW
Yesterday

Two Wells Dechellis Build

Two Wells Dechellis Build
SA
1, 2, 3

We couldn’t help ourselves, we went and killed yesterday and we are taking some family to see! Over the moon 😍😍

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NicolleAW
Oct 21, 2018 9:13 am

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