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Coral homes garage door height

Our Coral home has the garage door height same as the front door, so without measuring, I would say 2.1m

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Garage on the boundary

Our neighbours house is build to boundary and they started building the day we moved in (4 months ago). We left that side of the house where their garage…

1 month1 monthbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes general build thread

We have white glass splashbacks and did LED strip lighting in cool white under the overhead cupboards. Is that what you mean?

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Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

We ran into the Christmas break last year, so our plans went in at the end of November and came back on 11 January. With the couple of corrections,…

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Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

You will have a tender appointment once the drawings and pricings are finalised. You then check the plans and make sure they are what you requested and fix any…

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Building with Metricon - Remove tiles for waterproofing insp

You can't really remove tiles for a waterproofing inspection as that would damage the waterproofing.
The builder should have had a waterproofing inspection done.

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral is slow..

I would think that all builders would be in the same situation at this time of year. I don't think going to another builder now will get you a tender…

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral is slow..

It gets really tricky at this time of the year.
Our tender went at the end of November 2017 and was meant to be done in 2.5 weeks as well, however,…

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
My Build with Oak Living

I like your design. Good luck with your build.

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No inspector - on a scale of 1 to 10, how reckless is it?

If there are structural defects, I wouldn't think that these would be able to be picked up at PCI as everything is covered up by walls and ceilings.
We didn't get…

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Changing the location of driveway in a new estate

Sorry, not sure how the building envelope works but the impact to the neighbour would definitely change.

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Changing the location of driveway in a new estate

From your plans, it looks like you are building the garage to the boundary. If you change to the other side, is there a house block next to you…

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Soil test results

Congrats on your results.
Just ring your sales consultant and book a time to finalise the plans.

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

I would talk to the developer.

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes / Milan 24 / South Brisbane - First build

Will be fun to watch your build. We had Mel at our colour consult too and she was great.

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Coral Homes modified Noosa 25 Far North Coast NSW

From memory, I think our soil tests took about 2 weeks. Our sales consultant emailed us a copy.

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Changing late completion clause in contract

That's fair enough.

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Framing - Gap Between Slab Edge and Frame

When we built our last house, we had a step down to the garage as well.
The slab was slightly out which ended up the same as yours. That…

2 months2 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Changing late completion clause in contract

Just wondering what is making you worried about the build going over the contract. We had nearly 7 months in our contract and they finished in 4 months.

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Custom build

I have been having a bit of a play with your plans. If you add a wardrobe to the playroom, it then also become a 4th bedroom/ playroom (which…

Custom build
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Coral Homes - Grange 25 (Newport)

Thanks, we are very happy with how the house turned out.
We ended up with E soil and N3 wind rating, so our site costs were quite expensive at $26281.
We had…

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Suggestion re entry foyer and study

Personally, I would remove the door (nearest to the front door) into the Theatre room and make the other one wider. It will be very hard to hook back…

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Need advice re Facade.

I am not a fan of the arch. I would square it off but raise it higher so not blocking any of the door.
We have an awning window and…

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Professional Landscape Plan

Most new estates have a covenant on what is required for the front landscaping. Our covenant was double driveway (not plain concrete), edged gardens, 1 tree, 5 plants and…

3 months3 monthsbestspecialsbestspecials posted:
Building with Hotondo Homes Toowoomba - Final Quote concerns

And double storeys are usually about $50000 more than same size in lowset.

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