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13 d13 dads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Hey Charli :)
So happy that your build is finally moving!!
The table is great, but a pain to keep clean ;). The…

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16 d16 dads87ads87 posted:
Need help choosing a house design

GJ Springfield NO WAY. I did.... never been so stressed.

26 d26 dads87ads87 posted:
GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing

Wow! Really nice layout :)! Must be super excited. Hopefully weather is good!!

27 d27 dads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 14 Roof Trusses Started

I really feel for you CB, you have been battling for months now! I hope this rain passes and full steam ahead.
I really hope that your build goes smooth…

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29 d29 dads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 14 Roof Trusses Started

:( Whenever our SS said a particular day we learned to add 1 week generally for it to be started/completed

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1 month1 monthads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Thanks gummz, i know it's crazy.. really feel for CB. Hope it can now start asap!

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1 month1 monthads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

honestly not sure, we asked if a BBQ is provided and they said yes.
The BBQ is approx $800 from BBQ Galore
On the stillwater plans it says bbq area, so…

1 month1 monthads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Yeah they provided it, however, we have natural gas and the BBQ is bottled gas :(. They need to buy a converter for LPG to natural...…

1 month1 monthads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Hey Guys,
Sorry for delay, been so busy cleaning, unpacking, cleaning, unpacking... more cleaning!
Finally settled in, almost everything complete. Our SS quit the other day, so new SS is…

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1 month1 monthads87ads87 posted:
Custom Design - QLD Springfield Rise - Valeco Homes

Hey Stacey, good luck with the color selection! Can't wait to go for a drive around the rise once it's up! We just moved in to the peninsula, it's amazing…

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2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Handover tomorrow morning :) they still haven't asked for final payment either lol.
They asked if I will bring a cheque and I said you guys haven't…

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2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

It went really well, LOTS was done by 10am. The inspector we had was really good and really helpful/nice. Few things to be sorted like hot water and connection for…

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2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Thank you . Inspection tomorrow and toilets not even installed! They in middle of bedroom, LOL can't wait to ask the builder wtf is this?! And so many other %*^>…

2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Cladding is something called like ecogroove I think. No watertank required anymore in qld / our area

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2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

What a disaster we have had. So much to do and 1 day left till PC. BBQ benchtop won't be in for a week. The cladding is all done but…

2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

What we did before signing or paying for quote, we got everything on the quote and kept changing it till it was perfect. Then signed it and played the 3k…

2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Thanks :) we just got to coffs today, we will finish the drive tomorrow. Will swing past on the way, and then be back every day…

2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

We knew the couple, they very nice. Knew it would be a way to get pics :)

2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Thank you :)
Inspection pushed out to Thursday... lol!
When we where in Bris last, we met a couple building with same builder but they are in admin…

2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

heya - apparently ok.. PCI on monday. I did ask builder for weekly updates/photos... of course, nothing :)
We move this weekend! SO stressful!!!!!

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Yeah our contract is till 1st march. 50$ a day if delayed. They are doing everything.. landscaping / drive way. We just had to remove the fence from the…

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Had the blinds guy onsite today, but the builder forgot to meet him. Luckily a delivery of additional tiles came in so the driver jumped through the window and opened…

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Custom Design - QLD Springfield Rise - Valeco Homes

Don't go with GJ. Been a nightmare. Wouldn't recommend unfortunately. Hope your build goes smoothly

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Custom Design - QLD Springfield Rise - Valeco Homes

Don't go with GJ. Been a nightmare. Wouldn't recommend unfortunately. Hope your build goes smoothly

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Custom Design - QLD Springfield Rise - Valeco Homes

Very nice! We are building with GJ Gardner in Springfield. We are in the peninsula stage 1. The whole area is coming along amazing!

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Couple photos from builder(more.tomorrow), they are trying to get us to do handover&inspection on the same day! I really don't want them to fix after we get the keys. Maybe…

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Yeah we had quite a few things going on with family etc, we will be moving up and my grandpa will move in with us once. we settle in.
It was…

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

nope - can't get a pci date or anything.
Will email SS tomorrow again to follow up
Good thing is, if the house is delayed I can stay at friends houses

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

Heya,
Apparently we have had all tiles laid last week. I asked the builder to send me weekly photos.
they reckon they will be finishing at the end of feb (As per…

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