Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Register
  • Contact
InboxSent
MembersPros
WatchingStarredHistory
MessageFollow
yvonneh
2,713 Posts
Gold Member

Follow

yvonneh

St George area, Sydney, NSW
Joined 22 October 2013
Gold Member
Following
Followers
2 d2 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

The team that worked on our place have gone to Burbank and the carpenters were about to once their rates got renegotiated.
Should be fine at least for the next…

2 d2 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

the guys come in every weekday. I suppose if it was bucketing down with rain in the morning they wouldn't show but up till now they have been coming…

2 d2 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

interestingly I spoke to the same brickies that did our place and they said "all" the supervisors have quit (rather than going to Burbank). At least 6 of them…

3 d3 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

I just checked with my husband (who was in charge with the analysis of the different glazing options at the time!) and he tells me that there is a slight…

3 d3 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
Sekisui / Burbank -our Acacia home-slab stage

looks lovely! some great changes to an already lovely design with the Aron (I'm stuck in the old days and will stick to the names i'm familiar with.)
Your selections…

3 d3 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

The glazing is great. In my view worth it. We noticed it when still in the build process and had a very hot day and no roof at the time.…

3 d3 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

Hmm did I also tell you all I got my whole of house water filter installed? Finally! Had it purchased before we moved in. But got it installed…

3 d3 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

Photos in post above. Deck is actually on western side. But the trees are great at shading our place... Maybe too much so for the solar panels but we can't…

3 d3 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

Shh don't tell anyone but we opened one of the stacking doors! Amazing!! The breeze is fantastic!
Here are a couple of photos. Probably another week before it's done.

4 d4 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Not sure this is to your taste but saw this at Kingsgrove Vinnie's

  ⋅  1
5 d5 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Think about all your savings from not having to do contract variations for your changes...

  ⋅  1
5 d5 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Fyi our extra outside taps were a bargain at $40

  ⋅  1
6 d6 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Your selections look fabulous. Can't wait to see it come together.

  ⋅  1
8 d8 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

It's the same people doing the building for the most part so I think you will be fine.
A lot of it will come from the design... And from what…

8 d8 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui - Sydney

Hmm we have 3 phase too... I'll have a look again tonight. Was just wishful thinking that it was done and that we didn't need to think about someone coming…

8 d8 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui - Sydney

Hey there. We are trying to work out if our main meter needs changing or already has been by a firmware update. Our meter alternates with two numbers - one…

10 d10 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

No air conditioning??

10 d10 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

Yes you will get a chance to upgrade. We upgraded ours and added a zone. You get to deal directly with the air-conditioning company.

11 d11 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

It's so hot outside! This temperature gauge reads 4 degrees warmer than actual for inside but otherwise seems accurate.
46.8 outside!
We set the inside temp to 27 as we…

11 d11 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

It's so hot outside! This temperature gauge reads 4 degrees warmer than actual for inside but otherwise seems accurate.
46.8 outside!
We set the inside temp to 27 as we…

11 d11 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

Since I'm posting and it's a weekend here are a couple deck progress photos
The gazebo will have seating and council has needed 1500 mm screening which will be good although…

11 d11 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui House: post handover

I forwarded an email to you. We went with 3 zones and 17kw. And the ESP+ Actron. (ducted).
Still love it! Especially today. And when we have solar powering…

  ⋅  1
11 d11 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Just had a look at the website. Alexandria isn't too far
Looks like a lot of colours to choose from too! Good luck!

11 d11 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Great for you! Where are you going to find good examples of silestone this weekend?

12 d12 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Ah yes.... Looks great!!

12 d12 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

I chatted to the same carpenters that did our place (who are working on the neighbours' Sekisui house) and apparently the rates are not so good with Burbank so they…

15 d15 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

What's going on the wall?
Just looking a bit bare 😉

15 d15 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

I love all the renders and pics!

  ⋅  1
18 d18 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui - Sydney

Apparently it was an eBay price for the 3 phase...
Btw if you have a pvoutput account can you share the link so I can stalk it? I have an…

19 d19 dyvonnehyvonneh posted:
KDR with Sekisui - Sydney

Ahhhh. Can I ask how much the smart meter costs and the model? We are thinking about it but it's about $600 I believe?
And the other meter isn't installed…

About

More
Joined homeone
22 October 2013

Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy
Professionals
Advertise
Contact Us

All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2017