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Exciting news Kylz! Now the journey begins. Hope you have a super smooth build. viewtopic.php?t=78985 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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Just recieved a message from my neighbour, thought it was an issue with the fence but it wasnt. Apparently its 'nothing major' but they would like to use our water from our property? And they will organise to pay? I have no idea why they…
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Thanks for the tips! I had heard from someone who built with them (door-knocked them) that the markup was essentially put into the allowance and if there was an upgrade they just charged the cost difference. Perhaps I didn't ask the right question though. We…
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