Building A New House
Dec 27, 2012 4:15 pm
hi all have been lurking around for awhile. live on the north coast of NSW and building with adenbrook.
we have lived in our first home for over 26 years and decided at the beginning of 2012 that we needed a bigger home.
we looked around found the land we wanted. did have builder then but due to some issues we went looking for another builder and came across the display home of adenbrook and the lovely people who work for them including the sales lady karen also matt and luke.
we put in to have a start date in November and the team has been awesome.
adenbrook started 15 nov to build our custom dream home
sorry i have taken lots of pics
roof on page 6
bricking page 11
tiling page 19
kitchen page 20
no fence page 33
painting page 37
final fitouts page 41
moving in page 44
our land 818sqm
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast4
Dec 27, 2012 4:42 pm
we choose and bought our own tiles from colortile as well as carpet.
we also choose and bought our own lights and light switches also powerpoints
the media room selection
including leadman for all the walls
media cabinet limed ash
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast5
Dec 27, 2012 4:49 pm
here is some more selections
bricks- PGH Presto Hotham
roof -colorbond monument
mortar joint - natural grey
gutters and fascia -monument
garage doors double and a single -dune
front door- pivot Corinthian sunburst
downpipes also meter box- dune
portico and alfresco posts- merbau
for the main bath
freestanding caroma noir black bath
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast6
Dec 27, 2012 5:14 pm
our kitchen will have
essastone white truffle bench tops with waterfall ends
glass splashback harbour blue in both the pantry and the kitchen
900mm wide oven
microwave built in
bar back new graphite
sink will be a double butler stainless steel
tap will be dorf jovian pull out
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast7
Dec 27, 2012 6:11 pm
I love your floor plan and how the bedrooms are separate and private to the living areas. NEVER apologise for photos - there is no such thing as too many photos
I look forward to following your build.
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast8
Dec 27, 2012 6:15 pm
thank you home angel
we discussed with andrew from adenbrook what we wanted and he came up with this.
we have also have a step up from the garage (which has 12 foot high ceilings ) to the entrance hall
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast13
Dec 27, 2012 7:56 pm
our pool will be near the alfresco and look something like this
we are also going to tile around the pool
have a glass pool fence at the front near the house and black fencing around the sides
anyway that is what we are hoping for
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast19
Dec 28, 2012 5:23 am
here are selections for the doors
caroma quatro for the bathroom including taps
the walls will be grey pebble quarter do not have a pic of it but we saw the color in the display home and loved it
Re: building a custom adenbrook on north coast20
Dec 28, 2012 7:46 am
You're selections look great. I like the aggregate. The black specs add some interest to it.
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