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10 d10 dgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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It's been a while since I posted. We have been flat out with a lot of things. Our walls are done and rendered with a bit more rendering to do.

Our…

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4 months4 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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Hi tweety123
Just to confirm...do you have bricks where you want to render and is this why the builder is offering to cement render…

4 months4 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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amilelka - thanks! It's the actual colorbond and I am glad I didn't pay extra for the matte. I believe matte is 25%…

4 months4 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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Hi MyFirst
Not significantly higher - no. It's been about smart money management so far and it seems to be paying off.
So…

4 months4 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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And the scaffold goes down!
Well I will start with the cladding install done by SRC Professional. Nico and the boys came back and did a fantastic job.

Nico will be…

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5 months5 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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We recently put our rmax boards on the upper floor with battens - had to make sure that the battens were laser installed to ensure that they were dead straight.…

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5 months5 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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SejaeD how far are you from needing a tiler?

5 months5 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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SejaeD definitely very happy with it. He was recommended to me and he is one of the best roofers and classes I have…

5 months5 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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Our roof is on. Shale grey roof done by Niko at SRC professionals. He does quality work and is one of the best around Sydney.

6 months6 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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TheGodwit we went well with the windows. They are heavy but really good quality. The builder and my husband did the installation with…

6 months6 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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TheGodwit - sure Arron.
If you look at page 1 and 6 for reference. These have the floor layout plan and external facade plans.
The…

6 months6 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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TheGodwit - the price for bricks was double that of orangeboard. Plus I have to factor insulation cost for the bricks portion.
The windows…

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6 months6 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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Thanks for the photos and progress updates.
Couple of questions:
What exactly are we looking at there, with those rendered surfaces? Is that render over brick on the ground floor (photos 2,3,4),…

6 months6 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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amilelka thanks. Sorry haven't posted in a while. The scaffolding is up so can't show much at the moment.

6 months6 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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Scaffolding up, rendering completed today. We had a small delay as we were working on the feature elements on the facade however decisions made turned out for the better.

Downstairs…

6 months6 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat

Looking good Hillsbuilds. Are they aluminium or PVC window's?

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat

hillsbuilds please do. I am loving it. They are amazing out there. And I am learning a lot.

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7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat

hillsbuilds I have discovered a better world on Instagram for home builders
It's amazing - thanks gogo65.…

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7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat

Hillsbuilds thanks mate... Anyways onwards And upwards 😀 I am hoping to be at lockup by mid may. I am sure you will…

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
Hamptons inspired architect design with attached granny flat

Hillsbuilds ...I feel like crawling in the woodwork of my framing.... Tell me about it! All because of double brick. I am pretty…

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
Owner/ Builder -Architect Build PM'd by Rehaan Builders

I have to agree with gogo65. People, builders and public put in a lot of money to build and they certainly don't want…

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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alexp79 you really need to look at yourself and your responses. You either have your knickers in a twist because this is a…

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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cag57 I have huge huge thermally broken double glazed windows and sliding doors that are 100mm and 150mm wide/ thick with argon gas.…

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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It's not traditional double brick.

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7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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Andsonsvd thank you. You are correct!

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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alexp79 I have seen some portion of double brick mate. Again we have different forms of cladding so I know what I saw.…

7 months7 monthsgablesrocksgablesrocks posted:
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Our sliding doors have been a great world of pain. The installation cost has been exorbitant however our builder has come to the rescue. We saved about $6-9k in installation.…

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