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2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Would you lose a bedroom to gain more living space?

Can I make a suggestion - the Manhattan Two plan would be a better option

The media room is already in the right place. If you flip the orientation of…

Would you lose a bedroom to gain more living space?
2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Would you lose a bedroom to gain more living space?

Do you have a plan of the house?

3 months3 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Builder bringing in someone to our build for viewing

If they are proud to show prospective buyers through your house, they must be very happy with the finishes. You should be getting a quality home.

3 months3 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Lease

Contact your real estate. Depending on where you are, there are usually a lot of people looking for rentals.

3 months3 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Is the fence that has been recently put up correct?

That looks right. When you build to boundary, the wall is usually around 15-20cm inside the boundary to allow for the guttering to remain within the property. The…

3 months3 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Surfmist gutters

We did monument roof with monument gutter, surfmist fascia, surfmist windows and garage door. Our downpipes are the same colour as the walls.

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4 months4 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes Grange 22 Build - QLD

Congratulations.

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4 months4 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Floor Plan - Advice for Square Block

I would think accessibility to bathrooms. Makes it a bit more private if you have to go to the toilet and there are people in the lounge.

4 months4 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
My builder says I can't have 2 different floor tiles joining

Maybe, you should ask for an explanation. I would think that 2 different tiles may look a bit weird. Is there a reason you don't want to use…

5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Please help me improve my kitchen layout/laundry

Putting the fridge in the corner gives you more space in the pantry as fridges are usually deeper than shelves. I would look at the space and do what works…

5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Please help me improve my kitchen layout/laundry

I have had a little play with your plan. Do you have any objections with putting the fridge in the pantry. A lot of displays have this now.
Flip the laundry…

Please help me improve my kitchen layout/laundry
5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Floor Plan - Advice for Square Block

How tall do they think the retaining wall at the back of the house will be?
And, do you need 2 powder rooms that are the same distance from the living…

Floor Plan - Advice for Square Block
5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
West facing corner block . Please advise

We have a wrap around alfresco (north and west)
After we built, a highset was built next door. We get sun into the family room in the morning for about an…

5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
West facing corner block . Please advise

We built with Coral and have a large covered outdoor area to the north. We have no problems with light coming into the house. We built the Grange 25 with…

5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Floor plan feedback

I would extend your scullery to include the scullery and laundry and that way the room marked "Bedroom 4" could be a lot larger.

5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes Grange 22 Build - QLD

It is so exciting when it all comes together.

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5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Troubles of a North Facing Block

I would go with design 2. You get good natural light through your living areas.

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5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes Grange 22 Build - QLD

Then I would definitely get them to fix it.

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5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes Grange 22 Build - QLD

I would check your lighting plan to make sure that it was included.
I am pretty sure that it the plan the aircon guys go by (based on where the ducts…

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5 months5 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes DayDream 28 Build

Nice plan. Have you made allowances for flooring and electrical?

6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Front render vs no render

Our estate has a covenant that you must render the front of your home. We did the whole house.
However, I have seen a few that don't match the brick…

6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Layout feedback please

Keep playing with your plans until you are completely happy. It's your house.

6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Layout feedback please

The advantage of building to the boundary is that you get an additional 80 - 100cm within the house.
I have changed your plan a bit. You definitely want to…

Layout feedback please
6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Layout feedback please

Are you able to build to the boundary on the garage side?

6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
3 bedroom dwelling but indicated as 2 bedroom dwelling on Oc

Does the 3rd bedroom have a window? Does the 3rd bedroom have a wardrobe?
If it doesn't have a window or doesn't have a wardrobe, they are classified as study.

6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Bedroom size

Just an idea. If you are allowed to change the plan at all, if you make a couple of small alterations to the robes in Bed 2 and Bed 4,…

Bedroom size
6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes Grange 22 Build - QLD

Your kitchen looks like mine. Nice choices.

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6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Changing crossover

I don't see any issues with your design. The outdoor area will receive lovely sun in the morning. I assume that there are houses either side, so…

6 months6 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes Grange 22 Build - QLD

It's great when you see your ideas come together

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