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4 d4 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Housepct builders initials are MM

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4 d4 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

RS. yes your sarking shouldn't have any issues at this stage however your insulation on the ceiling doesn't need to be perfect. They actually don't complete roof insulation until both…

4 d4 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Hi all
As mentioned earlier I got my handover next Friday. I did my final housepct inspect on Tuesday. Mind you this was a mission it self. Ss didn't allow them…

9 d9 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Hi Miliss
I went with laminate for all carpeted areas( i got 2 dogs). and left tile on the main living.
laminate flooring has come a long way. ones offered by carpet…

10 d10 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

ha ha Yep.
downstairs is Gemeni Silver. I think this is the most popular on this forum, hence i picked it. upstairs is called Stonebridge. it's a kinda grey but nice…

10 d10 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Thanks
Today was the pre handover walk through. My handover will be later this month.
I still have few electrical work to sort out after handover(pendants/fans outdoor lights) luckily I got…

11 d11 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Thx
I upgraded the carpet to spotted gum laminate with skirting to be done after.
Upgrade cost $7265
Stainless steel rails on the stairs $1200
Found another couple of pics of downstairs

11 d11 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Just keep your eyes open. I went with my wife. It's always good to go with one more person (more eyes), start from one end of the house, take your…

11 d11 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Thanks. It was a good morning.
Ss didn't rush us , let us go around and blue tape spots with issues.
In my case mainly cosmetic.
Got a height issues with…

12 d12 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

All
I got my pre-handover walk through tomorrow with the ss.
Wish me luck :)
Also booked the housepct final inspection for next week so ss got sometime to…

13 d13 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Kinda. some designs, walls are included some are not.
here's what I had to pay for to have all final touches done under there.
Provide Plasterboard Lined Under Stair Storage Area…

14 d14 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Yeh agree with under stair storage finishing. bit of a rip.
i paid for this, including extra tiling and power point + light. came in at $977 extra.

14 d14 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

depends.
aircon duct/vent location can be changed. check your power point/light locations if they are the same as you asked. if not point it out and get it changed.
depending…

20 d20 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Yes your electrical and data/aircon duct work will be done before the meeting.
You will see a yellow cross on the ground where the aircon duct will be(above).
So this meeting…

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28 d28 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Hang in there.
I'm close yet far. Main floor tiling was done two weeks ago.

Last week was wasted. Practically nothing done.
I had first round of house cleaning done this…

28 d28 dajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

I signed up with these guys
http://www.previewshutters.com.au/
very competitive pricing, still not installed, but being made. should be ready by the time I get my keys hopefully.
he gave the…

1 month1 monthajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Been Ok but slow to my liking.
Painting done, although they got my second floor colour wrong, so need to be repainted.
last week I had Electrical fitting, Aircon vents,…

1 month1 monthajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Has anyone heard of or dealt with "Double D Concrete" ?
I need to do driveway and side paths. I've been quoted $10k seems like a good deal. 5m wide, 6m…

2 months2 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

what is your ceiling height?
$1.7k sounds ok to do full ceiling height tiles to a normal size bathroom. but i recommend you do this in tiles appointment. Clarendon estimators charge…

2 months2 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

I think there are better ones out there. but this is the only option for us. but I do like the fact that it's Aussie made.

2 months2 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

I upgraded to Toshiba with MyAir 5.

2 months2 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

I did too. this was just under $600. thought it was a good deal.

2 months2 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

I did two tone.
no extra charged.

3 months3 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

I paid extra to get the 3rd one unfair when this should be standard but no choice. This enables more colour choices too.
keep in mind 1st coat is tinted primer/undercoat.…

4 months4 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

this is not standard. you can pay zurcorp to have all the connections to the house done.from memory it's close to $700. i didn't do it.
having said that, during my…

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4 months4 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

And I'll send a few follow up emails just so we get our questions answered... lol

4 months4 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Let's create a new thread about venting on HP ?????
Looks like she's the common thread for all of us.
Is there only one construction CSC???

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4 months4 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Well I'll just jump in and say I have HP as well. Very bad at email communication. Very slow, don't confirm things. I have to email couple of times and…

4 months4 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

i have to say, they said no to tile credit at first, but push, push. then got it.
one point I had chat with my pre construction CSC LM, she's lovely,…

4 months4 monthsajedi2kajedi2k posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Yep. I was quoted almost $4.5k for glass splashback through YHK. I know I can get it done for less than half that. so yes I'm doing it post handover.…

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