Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Register
  • Contact
InboxSent
MembersPros
WatchingStarredHistory
blackcat20
1,505 Posts
blackcat20
1,505 Posts
Gold Member

Follow
1,505Posts1Comment589LikesMost Active Topics

blackcat20

Joined 4 April 2017
Gold Member
Followers
5 d5 dblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Online, I'd have to see if I could find where

6 d6 dblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

He's far more reasonable than others I've dealt with.

6 d6 dblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

Had M back through today to sort our ongoing issues and Iā€™m pleased that he suggested fixing addition issues, including stuff that got knocked back at service.
The disconnected down pipe…

9 d9 dblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

And as a nice little insult, we have mice in our pot drawer in the kitchen. They havent sealed between the plaster and the benchtop behind the stove, leaving a…

  ⋅  1
10 d10 dblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building Bayside : Our Glendale 45

So much builders rubble. I swear they truck in extra for good measure (they certainly topped our backyard with it)...

  ⋅  1
10 d10 dblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

It's taken 16 months but I finally have the remotes and wall panel for our garage door
Since January 6 I'd sent three emails and made a number of calls,…

  ⋅  1
14 d14 dblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Final Inspection & outstanding defects - Metricon Metro VIC

We were two months from inspection to handover, and it took them until the final couple of weeks to actually get stuff done.
Not sure whats going on with them lately…

1 month1 monthblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

Ours is still in the box at the bottom of the pantry....

3 months3 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

Not sure that I do, it's the back of the garage

3 months3 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

An interesting development, one of our pipes has subsided and disconnected from the downpipe. Is this something M will fix under warranty?

Building with Metricon
3 months3 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Can you get one of those moisture absorbing buckets? That might help reduce the damp a little.

  ⋅  1
3 months3 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

That's not looking good.

4 months4 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

We're a bit serious about our wine seems to be a relatively constant temperature in there so it's the perfect spot. Our garage is currently our dumping ground, that's…

  ⋅  2
4 months4 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

We've been finishing off a few of the last things recently. I finally have ceiling fans in the bedrooms for summer.
I also picked up some bargain Batten fix lights for…

Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping
  ⋅  2
4 months4 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

$1500 delivered, which I thought was pretty good for custom.

5 months5 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

The issues we have weren't there at PCI, it was damaged caused during other repairs.
And yes the delays are frustrating, ours stagnated for weeks while the SS was on jury…

5 months5 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Interesting that it's not just us. We've been arguing with then for months about it and they insist that we just have caused the damage (because I really had the…

5 months5 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

We were told that too, otherwise our ss would have had us in weeks earlier. Ours was two months from PCI to keys.
Also make sure any issues are noted at…

5 months5 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Ours ended up being two months....

6 months6 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yes we paid it

  ⋅  1
6 months6 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yes but M don't pay it.

6 months6 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

I can't remember if I posted our cellar fitout. We measured up the space under the stairs and got the racking custom made. It fits almost 400 bottles.
We had the…

  ⋅  4
6 months6 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

Ahhhh that makes sense, as we've only noticed it over the colder months. It's annoying at night. Where would we find the outlet?

6 months6 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

I assume so as the panel is on the roof near our bedroom.

6 months6 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Metricon Winchester 28- Landscaping

I just used a local cabinet maker

  ⋅  1
6 months6 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

I wish I knew. I've raised it with them so hopefully it gets fixed.

  ⋅  1
7 months7 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yeah the old one was colorbond as well, but single storey. This one is double and we have a vacant block beside and behind us, so we get a lot…

7 months7 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

Is that what that noise is? Some days it sounds like the colorbond is loose and flapping away. Never had that problem with our old house and it had sarking.

7 months7 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

We have constant trickling water noises in our bedroom and lots of creaky squeaky floors.

7 months7 monthsblackcat20blackcat20 posted:
Building with Metricon

We ended up with a heap of fill spread across our backyard. We made then remove it as it was full of broken tiles, bricks etc.

More
Joined homeone
4 April 2017

Australia's largest home building and renovation
community with over 1.7 million posts

Home
Pros
Forum
Start a new topic
About
Advertise
Contact Homeone
Articles
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ā€Ž2001 - 2020

Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on Twitter
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ā€Ž2001 - 2020