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2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Wow! This weekend was a loooong one lol I am so exchausted and underestimated how big moving is! This was harder than moving from Sydney to the Gold Coast lol!
So…

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2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

We used our whole landscaping allowance just on upgraded turf. So $4000, we don’t have a lot of turfed area and that was upgraded through the company not through Valeco.…

2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Thanks gr8ly :)
We just got turf out the back, it’s not a huge area, but enough to play some back yard cricket or have a…

2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Thanks Tash, we are really happy with it :) we paid a little bit extra for landscaping but I feel it was totally worth it now!

2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Landscaping turned out better than expected!
1 day till handover! 🤞

Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate
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2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / Handover 6th of August

I feel like you guys are just speeding along! Love your kitchen splash back, amazing!

2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

Yay! It feels like that stage was just yesterday for us! So good that you went for steel frame, wish we could have but just wasn’t in the budget!

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2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Ballarat - Handover Friday

How good does the bathroom look! Love the grey subway tile. Our cabinetry and bench top is very similar!

2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Is anybody here with ANZ as their lender?
I’m nervous today as our valuation is booked in for 10:30am and our landscaping hasn’t been done yet...
Valeco didn’t want to complete…

2 months2 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Coral Homes Modified Manhattan 23 in Brookhaven Estate

Hey Claire+Leo,
Found your thread! Everything looks great! Our kitchen/living/dining is really similar :)
Also how cute is your pups name! Maybe we will see you…

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Thanks :)
Shouldn’t be too far for you!

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

PCI today went great, took about 2 hours and our SS was more picky then us lol. He had more blue tape on the walls then we did.
Things to…

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3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Unfortunately we are already having troubles with Integra homes on the right and the other is Bella homes so who knows lol.
Hmm. GJ are expensive but their houses are…

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

Yay! And the journey has started! Haha

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

I do think that Valeco have found them selves in the deep end with custom builds, they should have stuck to what they were good at. Turn key builds. It’s…

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

I have said to my fiancé the same thing. If there were things that we were initially worried about I may have been a little more concerned but I’m feeling…

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Thanks gr8ly! So close
Awesome I’ll check those out. We have a friend who is a builder coming because unfortunately we didn’t get an independent inspector.
Although everything that we could…

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3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

PCI TOMORROW
Anything to look out for?

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3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / Handover 6th of August

Also I have only just noticed, you are building the coral home that we wanted to build in the beginning, but decided not to go with coral! I love the…

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Coral Homes / Avoca 23 / Handover 6th of August

Love the bathroom feature tiles! They turned out great! Gosh we have good taste ;) hah

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE

Aw gr8ly! My heart breaks for you! so sorry your building journey has not gone as planned.

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

4 weeks left
Don’t judge me hahaha! It was the only photo I had of the dishwasher, I’m just excited to have one lol
Thanks gr8ly can’t wait to have a…

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3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Thank you look, the splash back turned out as best as it could I think, considering the circumstances. It didn’t turn out as I imagined in the beginning but…

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

This week all the little stuff happened that makes the finishes feel a bit wow!
Absolutely in love with our home and it was so amazing to turn the lights…

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3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
SETTLING IN - Valeco - Polished Concrete + Monochrome

How’s everything going Stacey? Slowly moving everything over?

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

Love your selections! I wonder why they are a little similar. We chickened out too, don’t worry there’s always the next build 🤪lol

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

Tash, share your colour selections with us! It’s the best part

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

Thanks we have PCI in two weeks, it really can’t come quick enough - can’t wait to move out of my in laws home! (Though I am grateful!)

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

Exciting!! Hoping everything goes fast for you!

3 months3 monthsbreebarterbreebarter posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

It’s only Wednesday and we have appliances, carpets, wardrobes and shower screens! Eeek! Getting so much closer

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