Building A New House
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3561
Aug 03, 2012 10:24 pm
A very quick hello,
Thankyoubrocjetship for letting everyone know!
Well 3 pm turned into 7pm before they had finished, we then did a walk through that took ages, then we has to pay them money, popped the champagne and finally said our goodbyes at about 9pm, so very busily trying to put beds together, just ran back to the old house quickly as we hadn't even taken clothes.
Silly us thought we would do a few trips tonight to get clothes and stuff, but ran out of time, so a quick trip to the rental to pick up some clean clothes and toiletries, a quick visit with home one and back to my new house
The kitchen looks amazing, I'm in love with the house, we turned the fire on and I had my jumper off in about five minutes was so warm. No photos yet, but promise some tomorrow. Won't ale long to get things sorted.
Only a few minor touch up jobs, they still need to tile our back step and grout a small section of front porch, but otherwise it is perfect
Sorry guys off to my new home, will be back tomorrow with photos.
Thanks everyone for your wonderful thoughts and wishes
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3564
Aug 03, 2012 11:23 pm
Congratulations!!! You made it
New Shed 23/3/12
Slab poured 27/3/12
Frame complete 4/5/12
Roof complete 1/6/12
Our new build blog
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3565
Aug 03, 2012 11:57 pm
Big congrats, gogo!!
Can't wait to see your new house....
It's such a great feeling, gogo, I can't imagine...(hopefully soon)
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3569
Aug 04, 2012 8:23 am
it is perfect
Still amazed that you planned to sleep there the day you got keys!! What an amazing feeling...
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3571
Aug 04, 2012 9:31 am
Congrats Gogo! I'm impressed you're sleeping there already too. We've had ours for a week now and still won't be sleeping there til next weekend
Look forward to seeing moved in pics
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3572
Aug 04, 2012 9:35 am
Not long for you either . U getting excited?
Tiny bit, but so much to do and my motto is to have low expectation so I don't stress / get disappointed if it doesn't turn out that way...
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3574
Aug 04, 2012 10:31 am
I love your house too! Can't wait to see finished house pics. Enjoy your new home and getting it all set up.
Can't believe your dining chairs in storage were sold! I hope they have given you some compensation and are working hard to organise replacement chairs. Hopefully that is the end of all the drama's.
Now the next stage of your build starts.....landscaping!
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3576
Aug 04, 2012 11:56 am
Hurrayhurrayhurray happy-dancing for you. Congratulations.
Hope you weren't too tired to open the bubbly!
Our Homebuilding Thread
17th Nov - 1st meeting with PJB architect
27th Feb - Signed contract
23rd Mar - Plans approved
3rd Apr - Slab laid
18th Apr - Roof On
10th May - Lock-up
26th June - Handover
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3577
Aug 04, 2012 12:50 pm
I feel very special to have seen a photo of the finished kitchen via my phone.... you think this thread has been full of WOW!!!! then wait for the next lot of pics people...WOW almost doesn't cut it anymore... get ready to be blown away people.... just saying....
My building thread: viewtopic.php?f=38&t=51010
Re: Gogo's build...it's happening tomorrow!!!!!!!!!3579
Aug 04, 2012 2:28 pm
What? they are buggering off to Thialand? oh great!
Ryan - not to worry. I saw Mat this morning and he said they have no plans at the moment to head back to Thailand anytime soon. The comment he made to gogo was just a joke he said. Of course they will go again, I just don't think anytime soon.
Gogo - can't wait to see more pics. Your house looks a million dollars!!! You must be so happy. Looks like Zen came through with the goods for you after all and all that stressing is a million miles away!
Re: Gogo's build: we are in!!!!!3580
Aug 04, 2012 2:30 pm
A big congrats on moving into your gorgeous new home. . .it's a great feeling hey
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