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3 h3 hChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Bit of sad news today. The house next door to me sold to a property developer and I had a look at their plans.
Sadly their proposal completely blocks my…

1 d1 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Thanks Dani. They started front boards today so it nearly looks like a house!

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1 d1 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Almost at Lock up!

Great progress Dani it's coming along really nicely!

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1 d1 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Great progress mate it's coming along nicely!

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2 d2 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis

this looks so epic, plenty of ideas for me to steal lol. really like the build great work

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2 d2 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

First coat of paint on. We are a bit confused about if we should add the triangular blocks to the bottom of the gables or leave them out.
Current pics

I…

3 d3 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

That's the one!!! Omg how funny. Accent living. Terrible range. The Vietnamese people who run it were pushy. And some stupid kid on a scooter kept riding into us.
About…

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3 d3 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Omg I laughed so hard at your message.
We also went I to some independent lighting shops yesterday. One in particular on Ballarat road in sunshine. Omg I've never seen…

3 d3 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

We had massive dramas today about the number of pendants.
Interior designer told us we would only need 2, electrician swore on a bible we would need 3, and that…

3 d3 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Go the 180 boards. Looks better. Because you lose a bit with how they overlap. I'm very happy with the product.
No idea how they painted it. Looks like brushes…

5 d5 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Thanks mate. First lick of paint today!!

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6 d6 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Thanks!! It's a bit of a game of chicken really. I need to try get them cheap as I can while the right stage of the build is progressing

6 d6 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Progress finally. Some weatherboards up!

I'm very happy with the James Hardie scyon linea weatherboards. The profile and quality is great. No sanding or maintenance!
Low and behold beacon lighting…

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7 d7 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Apparently so. I think there is a way around it by converting the light to 12volts but I'm still looking into it.

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8 d8 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Yeah we are definitely doing 2 over the island bench. The pendants are large enough to make it work.
Leaning towards 1 light in the void on stairs. The light…

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14 d14 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

My internet connection (wireless through an NBN alternative company called Uniti Wireless) was activated today !!
They still have some speed upgrades to do at the tower which will double my…

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14 d14 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block

Bummer sorry to hear about the solar. My next door neighbour townhouse had he same issue last year apparently it's a common thing with some brands. Hope they fix everything…

16 d16 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Almost at Lock up!

Looks great!! I really like the frames around the windows. Really makes them pop. Never occurred to me to do this!

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19 d19 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

not 100% sure. based on the photos thinking of getting European Oak parquetry at this point.

19 d19 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Almost at Lock up!

my kitchen guy told us you can even tile the kickboard hiding thing, so that you wont even see it! it will just blend in.
something to think about you…

21 d21 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Almost at Lock up!

Lol I laughed when I read your thing about the-pebble grey half being your original choice. We are going with -pebble grey full for the weatherboards. I think any of…

21 d21 dChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

They finished gables, roof, hydronic heating rough in and plumbing today. Very happy with the roof at the front


We have to move the dishwasher in the butler's pantry because…

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1 month1 monthChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Thanks dani! It's still worth having the whirley thing even with tiles just to get air moving. Good idea putting one in. Two is good on big roofs.
The gutter…

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1 month1 monthChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Roof upstairs done! Whirlie birds and anti-bird mesh in. Very happy.

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1 month1 monthChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Thanks guys. Appreciate your support. Massive day tomorrow.
- Internet installed on roof
- Tv Antenna going in (while scaff up)
- Roof finishing upstairs
- meeting staircase guy
- We Ordered leaf/bird…

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1 month1 monthChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

Yep separate buildings.
I'm considering getting the bird mesh stuff installed while they have the scaffolding up.

1 month1 monthChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
KDR: Metricon Signature Split Level Sloping Block

omg amazing progress !!! looks so good. you must be super excited to get in I bet.

1 month1 monthChristoshizzChristoshizz posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons build - roof on

thanks guys. the roof upstairs was done today, just needs some flashing.
OMG im so happy with it!! Will post some pics soon, the Dune roof against the surfmist gutter…

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