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aloenyx

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2 h2 haloenyxaloenyx posted:
GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing

Congrats! Looking great.
I think you might be at Fixing Stage though, rather than lockup... but just guessing. Once my plaster and cabinets went in it was fixing stage.
Either way,…

2 h2 haloenyxaloenyx posted:
Mismatch between house plan and kitchen plan

I have a similar issue in the kitchen. I changed a section of bench to be 1500mm long instead of 1200mm, and I asked for the kitchen window to be…

23 h23 haloenyxaloenyx posted:
Metricon Denver 47 - Cabinetry and painting

Aww! How cute. I love froggies.

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1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

Looks like dad and I should be able to do the cat run ourselves for less than $500 through catnets.com.au. I'll document the whole thing when we get around to…

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Metricon - Glendale 39 HLE (Regional Vic)

Congrats on starting your home building journey :)
Looks like a great design.

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1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Eeee. I go on leave from the 15th, so I want keys absolutely latest by 17th, and then plan to move in the weekend of the 20th... so I'll have…

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

That's still really soon. I hope mine is around then, as I want keys by the 12th. We're both on the same timeline I think.. :)

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Shale Grey vs Surfmist

Oh, in regards to fascia I prefer where the fascia and gutters are the same colour. I don't like when fascia is a different colour, like white.. but to each…

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

I thought about the roller things, but I think I would have to get neighbor's permission to install them. My Cassidy currently has free roam, so she's going to absolutely…

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Custom Coral Homes Bronte..Post handover...DEFECTS

I feel for you. Thats just horrible.. why can't they just do it right the first time? Especially when you were trying to tell them??
And of course now you have…

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1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Shale Grey vs Surfmist

I'd go surfmist for your windows to break up the grey and give your house a bit of a pop. Garage door, not as sure.. depends if you want to…

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Omg!! Next Friday!!! I'm suppose to get electrical on Friday..
Haha, you should never second guess your choices, you picked perfectly. Your house is amazing!! I can't wait to see…

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Wow your build is going up so fast!!!
Oh, love your floors. I really like those lighter colours, and it seems to suit your place really well. You must be so…

1 d1 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 14 Roof Trusses Started

You must be spitting chips... I don't know how you stay so calm.. but then people keep asking me the same thing. I just kind of figure yelling never helps…

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2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

Arranged for CatMax to come out and quote my house. Its a $100 callout fee for my area, though gets taken off the price of the enclosure if I go…

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2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
awning vs sliding window price difference?

Was 2.8k to upgrade to awning and double glazed windows for me..about 10 windows total. Laundry door change from normal to sliding was free. Maybe ask for breakdown?

2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 14 Roof Trusses Started

:( I remember when you were suppose to start October and be in by May (which strangely seems to be my timeline... are you prophet??)
September…

2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

For the backyard, thinking something like this... with a strip of trees..

I like these, pearl scented magnolia

And then underneath them, just some sort of small border plant to define the…

2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

I love a pretty garden, not sure about maintaining it.. I was thinking maybe some natives, and just letting them grow wild.. rather than trying for the manicured look.
So hard…

2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

Out the front, once the driveway is in there isn't much space left. Total front yard space is about 4.5mx10.5m, and driveway takes up 3.5m I think.
I'm also having…

2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

So... totally thinking of changing my landscaping plans again!!
I just can't find anything that I like... although I already bought a heap of plants. OPPS!
I would love to do…

2 d2 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Building a Noosa 26 with Coral Homes

Hehe. Yeah, I have to leave behind our border when I move. My mum got her about 8 months ago after my dog passed away. She's going to be the…

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3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Building a Noosa 26 with Coral Homes

OMG!! Your puppy is gorgeous, congrats. :) Is it a border collie?

3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Building Simonds Prague with Modifications

Shower niches look great! And I love your splashback.

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3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Oh they look okay. That's what I thought I was getting...
Wait and see when the lot is done, but I do like that they don't take up too much space.…

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3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

I can't wait. Can start living the type of life I want..
3 weeks.. 3 weeks XD Never felt so long...
Went to the nursery today. Their maples were pretty, but…

3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 14 Roof Trusses Started

The days were in the contract.... though verbally they told me 6 months.. I signed contracts last March, were issues.. so build kicked off October, was suppose to be in…

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3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
{dawn} SE Melb Build - 3 wks to go! *fingers crossed*

Yup definitely think we are still kids.
I mostly live in my bedroom.. and have for 3 years, its a tiny room too.. which I share with a bunny XD
I…

3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Lots happening!!
Haha... I did the same thing, I spooked the brickie..XD
Ooh, look at your place all lit up! Glad to see they are fixing the eaves.
We have a very similar…

3 d3 daloenyxaloenyx posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 14 Roof Trusses Started

Mine is like 256 days for my tiny single... they have till end of May (which includes 3 months of claimable delay days).

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