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2 months2 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Retaining wall design and visualisation company?

Thanks for the reply as we run the recycled water and a rainwater tank for my property this is not needed

2 months2 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Retaining wall design and visualisation company?

Hi I'm currently in the process of deciding between retaining wall design and placement for a new build.
Are there any companies people know of that easy to work with who…

2 months2 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
How can I make a laundry chute work here??

Yes was hoping this wasnt the case.. I would say if there was any chance it would have to be accessed by the master bedroom bed one but that's not…

2 months2 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
How can I make a laundry chute work here??

Thanks for the reply, yes you are right with WIL and WIR2. The left side of the laundry as per the plan will run a stone bench top and appliances.…

2 months2 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
How can I make a laundry chute work here??

Hi,
I'm currently going through the design process for a metricon build and cannot find a way to have a laundry chute set up.
I'll be willing to make some small additions…

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Can i add an angled laundry chute based on this plan?

Hi, i have been dealing with metricon who are telling me i can only use a vertical chute, i am finding examples of builders doing upto 30 degree bend and…

Can i add an angled laundry chute based on this plan?
3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Floorplan check - is my study too small?

Thanks so much for the reply I feel much better after reading your comment!!
A 630 m2 house is massive, I agree I prefer to keep the rooms separate it's…

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Help with front door and sidelights, privacy issue?

Might need to look for a new style of door....

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Gables- Box hill new land release

Ah ok this ones 700m2

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Floorplan check - is my study too small?

Hi it is a modified Waterford 51 from Metricon

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Help with front door and sidelights, privacy issue?

Yes there are lots of options but ones that suits a 10k front door! That example was horrific!

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Help with front door and sidelights, privacy issue?

Hi I'm in the process of confirming a build design and I absolutely love this front door with side lights as pictured. The issue is obviously around privacy with all…

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Gables- Box hill new land release

Whats your budget i know of a private block on ironstone parkway. Better location. I also just bought my block privately 720m2 in aplite circuit

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Floorplan check - is my study too small?

Yes i was thinking of running a 500 deep desk along the wall and still give me about 1m behind my desk chair.
Almost feels weirdly small for a 50sq house…

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Floorplan check - is my study too small?

Hi,
I have removed a guest bedroom and ensuite from the ground floor and replaced with a study and formal sitting room.
Currently to this plan there are no doors to…

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Metricon telling me I can't use CDC is this correct?

I am doing a Metricon Waterford 51 on a 712sqm block. We got it 388m2 which is a out the 335

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Metricon telling me I can't use CDC is this correct?

That's really helpful, the consultant took out the void and a few other things e.g. one car space.
Would storage areas be defined as WIR's??

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Feature ideas and inspiration needed for portico

Something like this with stone base portico.

Feature ideas and inspiration needed for portico
3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Feature ideas and inspiration needed for portico

I definitely don't want to do anything..... The display home has the painted timber rafters as a feature but i doubt they will accept.
Might do light grey face brick, thought…

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Metricon telling me I can't use CDC is this correct?

Thanks Stewie will do mate

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Feature ideas and inspiration needed for portico

Requires a 3rd material. Currently only render and cladding

3 months3 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Metricon telling me I can't use CDC is this correct?

Thanks both, yes definitely wasn't sure hence me coming on here.
My land hasn't settled yet it doesn't a couple of weeks so I don't even have the 149 certificate. I…

4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Feature ideas and inspiration needed for portico

Hi, as part of design guidelines I require a 3rd building material.
My facade has two, I'd likely incorporate a 3rd in the portico pillars.
Thought about face brick etc. Anyone else…

Feature ideas and inspiration needed for portico
4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Metricon telling me I can't use CDC is this correct?

Hi, I have been dealing with a good sales consultant at Metricon, he mentioned that I can't use CDC as my floor / building size exceeds the max limit for…

4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Any Metricon success stories?

I am in NSW... Not great then I see..

4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Any Metricon success stories?

That's great news, were you on site regularly? I would be there nearly every day and looking to have an ind building inspector sign off at each stage..

4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Any Metricon success stories?

I have been cross shopping some designs through various volume builders e.g. Metricon, Eden Brae, Clarendon etc.

We have settled on a Metricon design and working through pricing estimates.

I…

4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Will metricon do this?

Thanks for both of your replies,
Yes I have a West facing yard and the Eden Brae Grange 50 has the large void facing west (would kill me!)
Hence why I…

4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Will metricon do this?

Hi i've been looking at a few metricon designs and frustratingly have found four designs that I like, none of them are available in NSW however freely available in…

4 months4 monthsBcr83Bcr83 posted:
Large windows in Void facing west

Thanks for letting me know, could you tell me what size windows you have though in that space? I will have solar so can run air con pretty much all…

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