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Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Roof tile done141
Oct 18, 2009 11:12 pm
That is great. We were really excited once we got our sign too as that signalled the end of the initial stage of building. We were down at the in-laws today in Wandi and took a little drive around Aubin Grove. It really is a nice suburb with the parks and open space.
It will be good to follow your build too.
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Roof tile done142
Oct 18, 2009 11:54 pm
Dragon, your tiles look so good together with you bricks!! Great matching there
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Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Roof tile done143
Oct 19, 2009 12:19 am
Great pics!! Loving your colour combinations too!!
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Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Roof tile done145
Oct 19, 2009 1:33 pm
*Insert wolf-whistle* Nice house! I agree, the roof tiles and the brick colour go really well together, particularl with the lighter coloured fascia tying them in. Very nice!
Bet you can't wait for your plastering to start!
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Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Roof tile done147
Oct 20, 2009 3:53 pm
Dragon - that roof looks great and I LOVE that pic of the roof from underneath. Remind me...what colour are your roof tiles - and are they Bristile ones. The colour looks like ours!!! I think it looks great with the lighter fascia and then red bricks
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Site clean #2148
Oct 21, 2009 12:09 am
Kirsada - yep Bristile Marseille graphite. Very similar to yours.
Mrs Smith - you seem to have caught the good weather! Like they say, timing is everything.
Just hope that the eaves and front render colour we have selected go together as well. Not much real progress today, just site clean #2 and also delivery of another load of sand. So hopefully the float will be started tomorrow.
Anyone else drive into their garage just to see if the car fits??? Ahh the little things...
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Site clean #2149
Oct 21, 2009 12:14 am
Looks sooo much better cleaned up. Good to see the car fits !
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Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Site clean #2150
Oct 21, 2009 12:15 pm
the pint about car fitting in garage is so true...i m still waiting to try that
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roof complete : 22-Oct-09
PCI : 16-Dec-09
Key handover : 22-Dec-09
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Site clean #2152
Oct 21, 2009 4:46 pm
I knew your tiles were Marseilles profile
We knew our car wasn't going to fit in the garage and paid heaps to make it longer from the outset!!!!!! (It better fit now)
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Site clean #2153
Oct 21, 2009 11:14 pm
McBecks - really hanging out for the render to start. It seems slow but what is a few days really? Got the pile of sand so fingers crossed for some work tomorrow..
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Site clean #2154
Oct 22, 2009 11:12 am
i find it strange they used clean bricks where they are going to do the render band. will look good once it's on though!
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Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Float started.156
Oct 23, 2009 11:15 am
Jpeg - I think as we are only rendering the bottom 7 courses, it was probably not worth their while having to change bricks.
The float was started yesterday however the other half does not think that they worked too hard as they only completed bedroom 4 and bedroom 5! I think the empty carton of beer in the kitchen helped to fuel her argument! However they are sweeping the rooms as they go (and there was a lot of mess from the brickies/roof carpenters and roof tilers).
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Float started.157
Oct 23, 2009 12:05 pm
How frustrating about the empty beer carton, and not even on a Friday!!
It them a few days to do ours too. Maybe they only started in the afternoon, following another house?
Re: Ultimate Homes in Perth - Float started.159
Oct 24, 2009 12:09 am
Unfortunately they started in the morning, yes I still go past the house on my way to work. You would think I would be tired of doing this by now.
More work today. So now the laundry, powder, bathroom and linen cupboard is done. At this rate, I estimate that the render float will be done by Tuesday week!
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