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14 d14 d1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

So, the internet is still not fixed. They still have no idea why. They think it might be related to nbn co not finishing the job because they didn’t install…

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25 d25 d1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

We haven’t burned anything yet! Took forever to cook our chicken drumsticks the other night though so still need to work on that.
And I’m short so when I try to…

25 d25 d1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

3 weeks for my replacement NBN appointment!!! NBN co are ******* useless!
Building our forever home!

25 d25 d1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Things are slowly coming together to create a more homely feel. Had a very productive day off work yesterday after my dentist appointment. The electrician came back to install our…

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29 d29 d1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Bit different with the grass down

Building our forever home!

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1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Can see it now. I think I like the second one. The first looks like it throws yellow. But I’m biased cause I hate yellow
Building our forever home!

1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

I hope it stays that way.
Had nightmares the other night that when we got back to the house (cause we are still with the in-laws) that someone had…

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1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Building our forever home!

1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Grass looks great!!! (although again why is mine not green!! :P)[/we got this slightly cheaper cause it's frost damaged too apparently. Really happy with how it…

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1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Phase 3: GRASS!!

We are still a couple of pallets short of turf (even tho we got 300m2!). More is coming on Monday or Tuesday.
Tomorrow we make a start on…

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1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Phase 1: bobcat fixing levels and rock
Phase 2: Dirt, glorious dirt!!
Stay tuned for Phase 3: Grass - commencing tomorrow
Building our forever home!

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1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
First Home Build - Narangba Qld - HANDOVER TOMORROW

Your driveway still looks nicer than ours...
They should be able to get all that stuff done. You might actually move into your house before we do
Building our forever…

1 month1 month1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Super huge weekend planned! Bobcat is coming out Friday arvo to fix the levels and rock in the yard and then spread the 30m3 of under soil we are getting…

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Our place looks huge compared to some others. So much landscaping to be done

Building our forever home!

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Big day today! Can someone put all this stuff away for me?! It's so dusty after sitting in a shed for 9 months!

Building our forever home!

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

We unpacked a couple of boxes today. Ran some kitchen stuff through our new dishwasher ️. Went to IKEA! Shunned by our neighbours (Zacherine!)
It was a great day. My pa…

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Thanks for your hundreds of thousands.
Building our forever home!

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

It's today!! 2hrs to be exact!
Building our forever home!

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Building our forever home!

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Don't get me wrong, I'm super excited for you, congratulations! But how did your keys come before mine? I feel jipped! It shouldn't have taken this long for us.
Now…

2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

So today wasn't as bad as I had thought. Still a few things but the major one with the tile had been fixed.
The private inspector still had a couple…

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

I like the house, but there's a lot of little issues that could have been done better.
Painting is the worst, lots of marks, and paint splashed everywhere, on window frames,…

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

I'm certain we will love our new house when we are finally in.
We can only see stuff from the outside obviously but there is a downpipe that has a…

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Coral Homes - Modified Bronte

Wow! Check out that island bench! Bench envy!!
Building our forever home!

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Today we shoveled rock and dirt. Mainly rock. What a sh*t day. Even though we removed 2 small truck loads of rock, there is still at least this much to…

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

This is the plan:
I've organized a pre-handover inspection with KSpec to make sure that the things found in the PCI inspection have been rectified. The earliest appointment they had was…

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Well I went into the office and my SS was coming down the stairs. Very convenient. The usual spiel, there was more on the list so it took longer. He…

2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

We are waiting for ANY kind of communication from CMA. The electricity is now in our name, the final payment is cleared in their account. They have everything from us.…

2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

Valuation has come back and been accepted! Final payment is being made today!! C'mon CMA!
Building our forever home!

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2 months2 months1sttimer_stoneridge1sttimer_stoneridge posted:
Building with Homes by CMA - Ascot 260

House valuation is being done today. Fingers crossed.
We will be spending Sunday shoveling rocks out of our newly leveled yard in preparation for eventual top soil delivery

Building our forever home!

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