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4 months4 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

absolutely LOVE this house, what roller door is that? it looks amazing.

5 months5 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone

great networking setup. where did you guys get that enclosure from?

5 months5 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
What’s your approximate build cost?

building in SA similar to yours
Double story
Approx 370 Sqm
4 bed + study
Open plan kitchen / dining / living
No Butlers, walk in pantry
Alfresco
3m ceilings downstairs, 2.7 up
Mid range inclusions including
Air con
Stone…

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5 months5 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Appliance tower - 3 appliances too much?

thanks guys, have decided to go for a specialized machine sitting on the bench, and keep the tower to the oven and microwave

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5 months5 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Appliance tower - 3 appliances too much?

In our kitchen design we have room for 1 appliance tower where the smeg oven and microwave will be, with pot drawer underneath and Over Head Cupboards above. However we…

Appliance tower - 3 appliances too much?
7 months7 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

thanks for that. Spoke to hume and unfortunately they are discontinued :(

7 months7 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

how much extra were the doors if you don't mind me asking? I can't find them on Humes website anymore not sure if they're discontinued or a specialty order item

7 months7 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

congrats on the house it looks amazing. Can I ask where those beautiful front entry doors are from that Metricon put on some of their signature homes? I can't find…

8 months8 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
TV mounted above gas fireplace yay or nay?

there's nothing wrong with doing it with todays modern gas heaters, however the main consideration is TV height. Optimal TV height is where your eye level while sitting down is…

8 months8 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Living room / Home Theatre

In my last house I had the tv wall mounted , and then an electric 110 inch projcetor screen up on the roof that came down in front of the…

8 months8 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Open Plan Family/Kitchen/Dining/Alfresco-TV & couch position

thanks all, looks like everyone (in here and outside) is suggesting Option 1 is a better overall, and keeps a good flow from inside to out

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8 months8 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Open Plan Family/Kitchen/Dining/Alfresco-TV & couch position

Hi all, one of the biggest layout issues/decisions I've had when finalizing my new home design is the position of the couch and TV in the back family room, which…

Open Plan Family/Kitchen/Dining/Alfresco-TV & couch position
11 months11 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Building with Metricon

hey guys, those who built a designer spec house, just wondering how much you spent on upgrades once you signed a contract with M? We have a quote that includes…

11 months11 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

thanks for the response. wow 19k! looks great though

11 months11 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

your house looks fantastic! So M let you do your own electrical when you asked? Also how much was the stair upgrade on top of the standard designer stairs?

11 months11 monthsbettermanbetterman posted:
Building with Metricon

Hi all, i was quote for a base house price back in late nov, and now when i asked for it again the base price has increased 22k. Does anyone…

1 year1 yearbettermanbetterman posted:
Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

wow that looks amazing, thanks for the pics
Metricon really nailed it with that Facade. Is that a small balcony at the top middle, or just windows leading to a non…

1 year1 yearbettermanbetterman posted:
Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

wow that looks amazing, really love the classique facade, its what I'm looking at atm. What colour are you gonna render? Please post more pics once its rendered

1 year1 yearbettermanbetterman posted:
Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

no, am currently considering another M house design/quote, was just curious because I love that staircase
please post pics of your fascade once the mouldings are on, I'm very interested in…

1 year1 yearbettermanbetterman posted:
Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

Staircase looks great! How much extra does M charge for it? Or it it included in the base price of the Doulton?

1 year1 yearbettermanbetterman posted:
demolition question - block cut & fill

Hi all
We're doing our first knockdown/rebuild. The existing house is going to be demolished. My question is this: There is a left to right slope of around 1.2m on the…

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