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3 h3 hCleanClean posted:
Building with Metricon

Better email csc that if you don't get contract 7 days before you would defer the date. There are bound to be quite a few number of mistakes. You need…

14 d14 dCleanClean posted:
No inspector - on a scale of 1 to 10, how reckless is it?

What about legal obligation on the part of surveyor and their inspectors?

18 d18 dCleanClean posted:
Builder won't let us nominate our surveyor (Victoria)

If I am building again I will go for my own surveyor. The surveyor they nominate do not do any inspection and just say ok to everything. Even in cases…

18 d18 dCleanClean posted:
Help in Choose my lights

for me spider looks better.

24 d24 dCleanClean posted:
Dents in the Window to be installed

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The windows have been delivered yesterday. I noticed one of the door, (stacked 2400x3600) has got some dents. The delivery boys seem to be rough. Would the Metricon…

28 d28 dCleanClean posted:
Our Arden Home - Votivo 43

Hi Manj,
How did you get DJM, the surveyor's report? Normally the surveyor suggested by builder provide a report to builder. I know we appoint them, but....In my case it…

28 d28 dCleanClean posted:
Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

Thanks gillybean. feels better now.

28 d28 dCleanClean posted:
Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

Here is the window 10-18 size.
The framer told that the top portion to the window (above window) it would around 300mm. So it works that window would be 1250mm AFL…

Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up
29 d29 dCleanClean posted:
Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

My home is in framing stage (Metricon double story). Ceiling height for upper level is 2550. Some of the bedroom windows measurements are 10-18 in the plan. When I looked…

29 d29 dCleanClean posted:
Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

My home is in framing stage (Metricon double story). Ceiling height for upper level is 2550. Some of the bedroom windows measurements are 10-18 in the plan. When I looked…

1 month1 monthCleanClean posted:
Building contract with Metricon

Is it not in a new estate? Have you gone for a fixed site cost?

1 month1 monthCleanClean posted:
Framing - Gap Between Slab Edge and Frame

thanks for your reply and that gives me some sort of comfort. :)

1 month1 monthCleanClean posted:
Framing - Gap Between Slab Edge and Frame

There is a step down in garage slab. The framing stands on the stepped down slab on two sides. One side it is flush to the slab edge. However, the…

Framing - Gap Between Slab Edge and Frame
1 month1 monthCleanClean posted:
Building Inspectors

I was referring to building surveyor.
The build permit needs to be obtained from a surveyor. This surveyor could be a council surveyor (this in other words known as council permit)…

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1 month1 monthCleanClean posted:
Building Inspectors

Did you nominate your own surveyor or one recommended by builder?

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Stacker/Sliding door height - is the price excessive or ok?

stacker door price around an year ago.
Timber -2.4x5.1 each $4,890
2.4x2.4 -$1,970
2.4x3.5-$1,970
2.4x3.6 - 5 panel bifold door $6,270
Timber doors at 2.4 height are really expensive.
The one I have gone for an…

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Stacker/Sliding door height - is the price excessive or ok?

They are expensive to increase height to 2.4. Where are you planning to have them. I went for increase to 2.4 for a 3.6 m wide sliding door. I went…

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Building with Metricon

They would offer a heat pump. Around $1k.

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Merricks 45 with Metricon

Site start today. Top soil has been removed and exciting time :)

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2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42

It is looking very smaller for that size of house. I just visited a home built at that measurements.

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42

I am ok even when the sink basins are not moved.

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Thanks for your detailed reply and time. It helps me a lot. Yes it is exciting time, did heaps of upgrades and modeled the kitchen like Balamaine 51. Hoping it…

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42

We just realised that the ensuite is smaller in Bentleigh by 460mm. Bentleigh is a revised plan of Merricks but missed to find that the ensuite is smaller. The plans…

How to increase ensuite size - Bentleigh 42
2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Hi Zanzibar,
How is your experience with pre-pour inspection? Normally how many days does it take from site start to pre-pour insp? My site-start will be on the 18th Oct and…

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Metricon Variation Document sign-off problems.

I would say the same.take it easy and be patient. I don't think it is abnormal. I went through the same very recently. I signed contract in Mar…

2 months2 monthsCleanClean posted:
Electrical plan in sovereign 50 Metricon

May be get a plan of a display home. Where are you building.

3 months3 monthsCleanClean posted:
Merricks 45 with Metricon

Finally all the corrections are done to my satisfaction. Hoping to move to build stage soon. They took quite a while to get my island bench as I wanted. I…

3 months3 monthsCleanClean posted:
Most important inspections to do from third party inspector

Hi Patrick,
Which inspectors you are planning to go with, thanks.

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

Yes everything goes into que. CSC can't do anything. I asked to remove, for example, item 32 from contract estimate as it was a duplicate charge. The item has already…

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

Unfortunately that is how the system is working at M. I signed contract in March. Variations are not completed yet for me.

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