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3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / SEQLD

I’m not sure how big yours would be, but our hot water system sits 1400 from finished floor level. If the bottom of your window is above that, you could…

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / SEQLD

We have a 900m French door and won’t be able to fully extend our drawers or remove them.
If you are shopping for one, look for:
One without door handles (allows door…

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / SEQLD

Is that the correct orientation of your plan?
We based our custom design on the Avoca 26, and then made a walk in pantry behind the kitchen BUT we didn’t put…

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Taubmans white shaver

A couple with cool white lighting
Last one also has a warm light pendant making it look a little beige, which it definitely isn’t in real life.
In fact, all…

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Taubmans white shaver

You’re welcome :)
I’ll try get a couple better pics when I’m there next

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3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Taubmans white shaver

Hi,
We used this for our architraves,doors and skirtings with a white wall (using Miss universe colour)
Here you can see the contrast

I’m really happy with it

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Help is my house missing NBN hub ???? needing help

NBN ready just means they run the cables from your boundary, to your house. This would also include the internal house plugs, but doesn’t include the hardware you require to…

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Given a variation after the work had been completed

20.5 of a standard HIA outlines process if the variation is urgent.
Depending on what the works were, it may not have been feasible to request the variation…

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
How did they build 4 properties on this land?

You can see the duplex’s are quite seperate to the block that you have shown.

3 months3 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Our Acacia Home

Hi, if you bulkhead meant to be out to the full depth of the returns (ie full depth of bottom bench) or just to the depth of the cabinets?
If just…

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4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Need help

I vote horizontal from entry :)

4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Coral homes alto plumbing issue

Well based on that, I don’t see how they can provide you anything other than as per your elevations or a different fix that you are 100% happy with.
Building expert…

4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Coral homes alto plumbing issue

Question? The house has been build for a display somewhere which doesn’t have th pipes sticking out hand it? If that’s the case, how can this be “unforeseen” becuase they…

4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
What is wrong with these bricks?

I believe it’s efflorescence, which occurs when salts etc are coming out of the brick.
My understanding is that it’s very common, esp for darker bricks and that you need to…

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4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Some of our selections

Sorry, larger rectangle ie 900wide :)
Apparently laying large tiles in wet areas cost a bomb due to the extra work.

4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Some of our selections

Ahhh gosh they look similar!
We looked at evolution too, but we were wanting the rectangle tile look.
Industrial concrete flooring look is 😍

4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Some of our selections

Is that the concrete fuze in the top photo?
I loooove that tile but we couldn’t make that our new choice becuase it wouldnt be instixk until after Xmas so we…

4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Valeco custom build - North Brisbane - week 8 -Tiling issue

Yep.
Onwards and upwards (with a new tile).
Hopefully delay doesn’t stop a pre Xmas handover

4 months4 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Some of our selections

I really love your selections, just thought I would give you a heads up that we also selected the beglga 300x600 but had to have the tiles ripped up and…

5 months5 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
CABINETS/TILES Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochrome

Yep, it was in ours without us asking for it! They even put the taps in the cupboard automatically!
Your laundry elevation should state where they are, even if you can’t…

5 months5 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

Woooo! Look at you go tribe!
Have a check of your land contract document. If you don’t have the plan showing that stormwater cover, you may also have rights for compensation…

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5 months5 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Builder stuffed up - irreversible mistake - what can we do?

staceyrussell definately some things to think about!

5 months5 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
CABINETS/TILES Valeco Homes - Polished Concrete + Monochrome

Stacey, did you see the post about the person whose exposed concrete slab was buffed incorrectly?

5 months5 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Builder stuffed up - irreversible mistake - what can we do?

I would definately be getting legal advise about what remedies are available to you.
Obviously replacing the whole slab is the ideal option so hopefully that’s a possibility for you!

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5 months5 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Builder stuffed up - irreversible mistake - what can we do?

That’s so disappointing that you have only just started and get an issue like this pop up straight away
Make them pay for the most suuuuuper expensive floor tile that you…

5 months5 monthsbananaramabananarama posted:
Valeco custom build - North Brisbane - week 8 -Tiling issue

Ps. Definately need Togo get those diffuser sticks from Myer!
I love the way their houses smell!

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