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3 d3 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

16 August 2018
Fireplace tiling has begun for our heat n glo mezzo 1600.
Jetmaster fireplaces are doing the supply and install.
Tiles are ‘dimensions black oxide’ from beaumont tiles. They…

New build - Weeks Building Group SA
5 d5 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
Building on Slope -right to left 1.25m- land - suggestions n

You built on a slope, so whether you retain or do a split level, you will be forking out some extra cash. You can’t make the slope disappear, so you…

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6 d6 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

13 August 2018
Pool area staircase up to future rear firepit area complete! :)

8 d8 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Thanks! Yeh, they look more pink in the photos compared to what they actually are. We have gone for a square finish to the ceilings in all the wet areas…

9 d9 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

10 August 2018
Some photos received today of our tiling. Please forgive the quality, with some still waiting for grout!
WIP

Kitchen
Laundry
Main Bathroom

Ensuite

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12 d12 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Yeh i hope you get a resolution soon. Contact david thorpe if you want to talk to someone who can actually make a decision.
Yeh it has been, especially when we…

12 d12 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Yeh it is a cracker! It was my one thing that i just wasn’t going without!
that one is over $25k, including the niche, merbau mantle, tiles etc... but it comes…

12 d12 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Yes and no. My huge issue has just been the real lack of proactivity from nearly every part of the company. The only part that was quick was the sales…

12 d12 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

i will post some updates when it is complete!

12 d12 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

01 August 2018
The big hold up to our build is now installed! The Mezzo 1600 from jetmaster fireplaces. Should be tiled up soon, but it’s already looking the goods.

New build - Weeks Building Group SA
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14 d14 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

cheers. Hangin by a thread

17 d17 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

02 Aug 18
My legend of a landscaper getting my last rear retaining wall started, with 4.8m staircase that leads from the pool area up to a second tier. We…

19 d19 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Thanks! Yeh there is no doubting the quality... it’s just the comical stuff ups. like the gas log fire, we selected that in may 2017.... they have had over 12…

19 d19 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Yeh it is looking nice! It’s frustrating because almost all of the delays could have been avoided. We are
Waiting for it to be finished so we can move from NSW...…

19 d19 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
Weeks Custom build - Virginia Grove - SA

Goodness me... well, you seemed to get the rough end of weeks even earlier than us! Dont waste your time with trevor... he just went completely missing after making assurances…

19 d19 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Pool Install 10-17 July 18

19 d19 dbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

09 July 18

Main bathroom

Ensuite (awaiting bath)

Living area (STILL waiting for the mezzo 1600 heater to go in)

Kitchen (with glass splashback and serving window)

2 months2 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Be forceful, and just chase everything down. Or they will just leave things and do it in their own time... it just looks like everyone there has way too much…

2 months2 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

We have been staying on top of them the whole way, but when they just refuse to respond to you, there isn’t much you can really do!
The only thing that…

2 months2 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Thanks Paulos. It is 2100 high and 4284 wide.

2 months2 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Heya! Thanks, yeh it is looking good. No real stress, just frustration with the lack of communication etc.
We have had a few issues with sub contractors not rocking up on…

2 months2 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

From last week


And the travertine that we have selected for the alfresco and pool area:

2 months2 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Some photos from mid may

3 months3 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Thanks guys!
It Austral’s San Selmo Smoked ‘Cloudy Silver’.
We had ordered their san selmo reclaimed, but when they arrived from italy, their background tone was a honey blonde instead of red...…

3 months3 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

12 May 2018
Electrical and insulation nearly done, gyprock delivered.

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3 months3 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

07 May 2018

3 months3 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

02 May 2018
Pool prep

3 months3 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

26 April 2018

3 months3 monthsbenblinkaubenblinkau posted:
New build - Weeks Building Group SA

Some more photos (18 April 2018)

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