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12 d12 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Anyone installing Quantum Next gen range of Vinyl planks ?

Hi Peter, I sent you a PM with details of cost etc. 😊

12 d12 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Anyone installing Quantum Next gen range of Vinyl planks ?

The Adelaide based flooring retailer we ordered through were also very surprised. They actually phoned Proline floors while I was there so I heard the conversation. Amsterdam has been the…

13 d13 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Anyone installing Quantum Next gen range of Vinyl planks ?

We have placed an order and paid the deposit but due to the popularity of this particular plank, Proline has sold out of all their stock and are awaiting a…

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21 d21 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
drain pipe mistake

Your builder says it is common? Doesn’t say a lot for the tradespeople they employ.

27 d27 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
HELP:Builder wants to change door opening after construction

If too late for a cavity slider, how about a barn style sliding door?

29 d29 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Thomas Archer Bayside Build

Hands down your modified plan is easily one of the best double storey floor plans I have seen. Great use of space and a very practical layout and the street…

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29 d29 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Solar aspects & designers

We are building in a rural town in SA on a block with east facing views. We chose a design to meet our needs (we are downsizing) but flexible in…

29 d29 dBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Internal Walls - Help please Surfmist Vs Winter Ice

We’re certainly happy with it. Good luck with your build. 😜

1 month1 monthBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Internal Walls - Help please Surfmist Vs Winter Ice

The photos are a good indication, although the wall colour does look darker than it actually is. You can see the tone is more of a greige than a blue.
https://forum.homeone.com.au/u/86033_1579668880.jpeg
https://forum.homeone.com.au/u/86033_1579668964.jpeg

Internal Walls - Help please Surfmist Vs Winter Ice
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1 month1 monthBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Internal Walls - Help please Surfmist Vs Winter Ice

We are in the final couple of weeks building, and have selected Winter Ice for our internal walls and woodwork. The painter is currently on the second coat and while…

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1 month1 monthBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Anyone installing Quantum Next gen range of Vinyl planks ?

A new range of Luxury Vinyl planks hit the market late last year.
They are the Quantum Next Gen range by Proline floors who claim that....”During scientific testing, Quantum outperformed all…

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Stormwater via builder or not?

Contact your local council in the first instance.

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Stormwater via builder or not?

Get a quote from your builder, I know friends who built 18 months ago and cost was around $10k from their builder for storing stormwater at the rear of their…

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
First Home - Northern Adelaide

Exciting times ahead for you, best of luck with your build. 😀

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Feedback on a two-story home design

I also like your floorplan, it’s clear you’ve put a lot of thought into the best use of floor space to meet your needs.
A couple of suggestions/observations:
1. Are dimensions accurate?…

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Window splashback or tiled/glass

Each to their own. I do like window splash backs when they are looking on to a garden, but they hold no appeal when your only view is a colorbond…

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Our First Home with My Homes WA, Perth

Thanks heaps, I’ll check it out 🤞

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Our First Home with My Homes WA, Perth

Is that a Matt White subway tile in your kitchen? Can you remember the size or what it’s called? It looks really nice. Great choices in your entire house by…

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Evolution Laminate Floor - Proline

That would drive me crazy!

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

IMO it would depend on the length of your dining table otherwise might be overkill to go with the 1500mm light.
But they are both very speccy.

2 months2 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
First Home Build - Mount Barker

Fingers crossed that your construction footing report comes through quickly, ours took just over 4 weeks.
If you haven’t already visited the Design centre, then call in a few times to…

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Kitchen tiled splashback....what grout colour?

How do your tiles look with the darker grout? Any photos? 😉

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
McDonald Jones Homes (Hamilton 5) - First Build

I just had my foyer and hallway done and they removed the skirting boards. Tiler said it gives a better finish, doesn't create a dust trap. I wasn't paying…

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
McDonald Jones Homes (Hamilton 5) - First Build

Why is that? We have had our family, kitchen and hallway floors tiled right up to the skirting in our previous builds and never experienced any issues.

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
WC Door Clearance Space?

One of the issues with such a small space is that once you’ve stepped into the room you’re standing so close to the toilet that it is then difficult to…

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Footprints in Driveway

Get another opinion if it eases your mind before going for the builders solution.
It’s obviously very frustrating for you, but when cars are actually parked on the driveway it’s…

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Evaporative Cooling / Gas heating vs Refrigerated cooling

I agree with the above. Having always had evaporative cooling and gas heating in our previous homes, this time we opted for a ducted reverse cycle system to heat and…

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3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Clarendon Boston 34 design considerations

When you’re constrained in having a relatively small block of land, and if this is the house design you really like, then I agree with these comments of mitigating the…

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Scratched window frames

That’s what we would expect, but I’m betting the builder is not planning on doing that.
Ironically, we only realised yesterday that two sets of 5m wide glass sliding doors…

3 months3 monthsBebbsyBebbsy posted:
Scratched window frames

Thx so much for that 😉

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