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1 month1 monthads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

Nah haven't done it yet. She just said ohhhh ok... Didn't really apologise or anything. Just wanted feedback. Went to town on everyone saying all useless including the owner..

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1 month1 monthads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

I just got a call from the GJ head office asking about our experience, 2/5 for all questions and would I recommend them again, I said nope :)

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2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

I feel like your build will be like one of the block episodes, where they have 1000 people trying to finish before the weekly reveal. Will you be using…

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2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

Nice choices CB! Honestly go with your first instinct/choice. We second guessed so many things and decided not to change. It all will work :)

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2 months2 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

Amen bank!
From personal experience, never recommending GJ again :).
Happy to see progress CB!! Remember, be tough and firm with them. Unfortunately there will be…

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

Hey gummz, the sliding doors are 2.4 high, they are the boutique range from a&l windows. Its single glazed, not sure about the low e.
Fly screens where from them…

3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

I hope there won't be any variation fee !!

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3 months3 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Building on odd shape block

Yeah our block is the same, get wider the more pushed back. Our frontage was under 12, but still got a 12.5 house on it :)

4 months4 monthsads87ads87 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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4 months4 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Need help choosing a house design

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

4 months4 monthsads87ads87 posted:
GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing

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

4 months4 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

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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4 months4 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 27... We've reached lock up

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

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4 months4 monthsads87ads87 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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4 months4 monthsads87ads87 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…

4 months4 monthsads87ads87 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...…

4 months4 monthsads87ads87 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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4 months4 monthsads87ads87 posted:
Springfield Rise - Custom Valeco Home - COLOUR SELECTION

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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5 months5 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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5 months5 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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5 months5 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 %*^>…

5 months5 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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5 months5 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…

5 months5 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…

5 months5 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…

5 months5 monthsads87ads87 posted:
First Build - GJ Gardner - Modified StillWater

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

5 months5 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…

5 months5 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!!!!!

6 months6 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…

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