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3 years3 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Has anyone who has a completed home noticed water pooling in their alfresco on the slab at the entry ways when they either hose down or when it rains?
I was…

Who else is building with Eden Brae?
3 years3 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Sorry no I didn’t keep track of my dates and timeline. I do know that they started cutting the site mid January and we had settlement 4th August.
We…

3 years3 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Hi
They did fix this by taking off he tiles behind the toilet and side wall.
They made the bottom row half size to match the mis sized shower and…

4 years4 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Thanks guys so far we’ve realised it’s not just us that thinks this.
We haven’t brought this up with our site supervisor yet but hoping to meet with him this Thursday…

4 years4 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Can anyone tell me if they have had their bathroom shower tiles laid top to bottom instead of bottom top?
Ours appear to be laid top to bottom as the tiler…

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5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

In between the time i posted the question and now we have received our pcv and approved it for a 3rd coat which came to $1800
The reason we are doing…

5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Has anyone done or got a quote on a 3rd coat of Taubmans Endure paint?
Hopefully someone building the Livingstone 20 to be a bit closer to what we're doing

5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

We're building smart living, and going with the ESP+ upgrade i have read it costing anywhere up to 16l i think.
I have sourced quotes locally from air con installers to…

5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

For those asking about getting a credit on the oven, if you're talking about the oven that included in the best ever sale promo for $1000 you will not get…

5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

The capped price is part of the Essentials Fixed price package and is fixed for 6 months only, after that due to land registration delays you will have to pay…

5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

I would suggest just talking to them about it tell them it was not explained properly to you

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5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Yes the 6 month capped price is included in their essentials fixed price pacakge.
Check your tender on the first page under 1-2 provide 6 month capped price option

5 years5 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Eden Braes standard "fixed price" offer on unregistered land is for 6 months and most other builders are the same.
In the display homes there is flyer showing this.
When you exceed…

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6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Has anyone built a design like the Livingstone or any other similar design where the main bathroom is in the centre of the home with no window to the outside…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

The price is what it is, i don't think any project builder is open to negotiations regarding their build cost.
Inclusions yes you might get some if you ask nicely, but…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

I saw in an old post someone wrote about the Stone bench tops colours being in groups 1 & 2
Has anyone got a more recent list of bench top upgrade…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Hi
thanks for the info, we'll take it into consideration
Do you know if all the different colour options from the Essastone catalogue are different price ranges and did you enquire…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Has anyone upgraded their kitchen bench top to French Black or Basalto?
If so what was the upgrade cost, we are building livingstone 20 so anyone with a similar sized bench…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Anyone here with their rainwater tank placed beside the side boundary fence? Our admin in Eden Brae is saying that it should be placed with at least 450mm gap from…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

I think its rude that EB can charge $1300 to UPGRADE from the standard round 3000l tank when you can buy outright that same brand slimline 3000l tank for $1500…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

If you do it after handover you can get dealers to instal for around 10k
We have a couple of quotes around that price range between 9.5k - 10k in Newcastle
From…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

One con that I can think of is that it costs around $9000 for that upgrade as they put reinforcements in the frame above or something like that

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

In that case I would ask to speak to management about what the tender presenter told about signing on the day and that you're unhappy they told you that.
There's plenty…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Is that for the standard round 3000lt tank or the slimline one?
If its for the round tank that's a big markup, a Google search fins most 3000lt round tanks are…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

$2700 credit for the water tank?
What size water tank is that credit amount based on, and is that just the tank or materials and labor associated?

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

I found this video explaining the system
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hf6qZMF9I70
Also I did a quick Google search regarding the soap and a few people had said that as long you…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Hi,
wow i have never seen anything like that before!
No were talking about adding an actual sink in the WC room
The following blog has added on in on the floor plan…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Has anyone added a sink in their water closet?
What are some rough costs and whats involved?
We are building Livingstone 20 so anyone with the same house with it would give…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Hi no problem,
No we haven't had our appointments yet, ours are going to be towards the end of the year as our land wont be registered until the first quarter…

6 years6 yearsbugbosbugbos posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Hi no problem,
No we haven't had our appointments yet, ours are going to be towards the end of the year as our land wont be registered until the first quarter…

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