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2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Thanks :) but still a long way to catch up with you guys.
The bigger bed at the back, I wanted to plant pretty things and…

2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Still have to do the capping but I’ve made 2 garden beds. Pretty happy with how it’s turning out.
The prep was super tiring and a longish process but putting…

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2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Is the garden edging timber? If yes, How did you get it to curve?
It looks good like that already, so 7 is fine

2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Lol thanks - I’m happy with it, I Just didn’t think it was that great but hey I’ll take your words for it :)

2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Managed to clean the letterbox with acid. Finished off the cap... but something is missing hey. Or is it the colour combo that isn’t working? Lol maybe it’s missing all…

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828
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2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

If you want to, do it now before too much stuff gets put in - did you already buy the paint? Seem to remember you mentioned it

2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Lol thanks for the feedback guys.
Our little garden shed is ready for pick up. Time to get some shelving for garage and shed.
Also starting to dig out…

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2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Our Acacia Home

O_O!!! looks really good. +3 picking ideas :D

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2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

where have you been?? lol we were looking forward to see your handover news and pics!!
re the liquidated damages that is a massive joke, just go directly to fair…

2 months2 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Felt the garage floor for the first time last night! :)
And concretor sealed the driveway and footpaths today - wonder how long this finish would last.…

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Thanks, please tell me you know how to clean the bricks! I’ve been reading all sorts of stuff on the net... I’ve seen 7 days after laying, PGH website says…

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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Had a pretty intense week and it just doesn’t seem to stop!
-garden blocks and pavers delivered. Didn’t even pay for them at the time of arrival. Moved them all…

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828
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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Our Acacia Home

Nice paver edging! What is the purpose of the gravel? I’m thinking it’s to help drainage and stop movement? A neighbour near us had landscapers who just mortared the pavers…

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Our Acacia Home

Ohh! We had big dramas with paints. We initially went with 4L of Dulux weathershield (bunnings mistake on quantity). That only got us 1 coat 15metres, one side, using a…

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Our Acacia Home

Nice fence :) I like what they’ve done for the post tops.
Did you manage the find that spray gun?

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Oh no already??
We still have visible cracks lol the guys at Parchem said that as a DIY and epoxy newbie, I can’t fix the cracks without making them look even…

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Thanks :) the floor is far from perfect but we’re happy with what we’ve done. There are cracks and divots and the guys who sold us…

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Before
After
The epoxy before mixing. Honey yoghurt the mrs reckons

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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Landscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George

Large bed sheets will be a big factor.. and of course sun is nice.. I’ve been told fabrics will last longer dried in the shade? We stilllll don’t have a…

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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

It’s just a grey and it’s actually a low sheen not a super glossy type. But yes will post pics. Unless something changes, plan is to apply the epoxy this…

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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Hmm problems may not occur until months down the track (if we did it alright) but I’ll give feedback if there is hot tire pick up after the first drive…

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828
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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Our Acacia Home

That’s pretty unlucky :/
So just the corner fence to go and then it’s privacy?? 1 more week

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Got all these from Parchem today from a last minute recommendation from a friend. Chris from the Wetherill Park store was super helpful with tips and advice.
Cleaning some plaster spills…

Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828
3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Come over and borrow mine! It’s only a $40 obitzo but does the job and we prob won’t use it again

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Thanks guys. Haha know what you mean about clean concrete. I looked at the new bits, said should keep it clean. Look at the old bits and said ... yeah…

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Done! Hose down and control cuts on wed. Sealer next week. Can’t drive on it for 2 weeks! :/ hoping it dries quite abit lighter....

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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Concreters are here, exciting but also hoping they will do a good job. Had their coffees now waiting for beer o’clock :)

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Our Acacia Home

Place looks amazing trimum :) each new job looks like another big step

3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
KDR Sekisui House - St George

Lol I saw your post saying soon but didn’t expect that soon!!! Congratulations guys :) did they have a gift?

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3 months3 monthsehhcehhc posted:
Sekisui | Burbank - Cedarwood1828

Driveway being poured on Monday :)

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