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10 d10 dGLOGLO posted:
$20,000 engineering placed on contract after soil tests (p).

Before I built i found out that my neighbour had an M Grade slab so i was hoping for the same. I was right,
The Soil tests drilled in 3 places,…

1 month1 monthGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

I recommend Emania Fencing. tel:0408827390
www.emania.net.au
Bryand is local and registered and priced well.
He has all the right equipment and is honest and reliable. …

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
master plan query New Breeze

This may help.
Infrastructure Services Delivery Plan - Campbelltown City

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

No real impact to the build.
The timber is treated and i noticed some subtle warping of the floor boards with the yellow tongues.
The joins get sanded and carpet underlay means…

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Days of rain and what does this mean for your pool?

Hi,
With days of rain smashing the east coast (im in Sydney) I am looking for some advice for a new pool owner.
It was just completed 4 weeks ago. We had…

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
$20,000 engineering placed on contract after soil tests (p).

Builders quote on good clean, solid land.
Variations are usually 'discussed' but only ever quantified when the appropriate tests and qutoes have been undertaken.
I incurred approx $20K variation for hitting rock/shale…

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

You should be fine. I had GF frame up and first floor flooring when we got smashed with wet weather this time last year.
Which builder are you using?

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
House and land package in Bardia

I know this is an old post, but $5500 isnt too much. You should find that it probably covers double glazed glass, and maybe even increased ceiling insulation or something…

2 months2 monthsGLOGLO posted:
VEET Scheme Australia

Is there a NEET (NSW Energy Upgrades Program) for us over the border?

3 months3 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

My selections were completed in November 2018.
2400mm were requested and approved on the plans but Wisdom changed this during the build.
When was your admin finished? Wouldn’t have been much earlier.

3 months3 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

I believe mine were downgraded to 1.5 and 1m

Building with Wisdom Homes
3 months3 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Very nice!
How did you manage to get your long AC grills?
We ordered them but were told that there was condensation issues and had to split ours up! (over the kitchen)
We…

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Is that like an outdoor rug?

3 months3 months
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3 months3 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

Merry Christmas.
Council rates include bin service.
You can pay this off quarterly.

4 months4 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Hi everyone,
For those that have moved in, how are you finding the Ilve Dishwasher?
Ours are always wet and we have to leave it open to dry. I cant find the…

4 months4 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

What colour are your terracotta tiles?
I upgraded mine from 1.5kw to 1.665kw.
If you dont take it, what is your alternative?

4 months4 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

They go in shortly after sarking and regular roof tiles.
What size did you order?

5 months5 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

How were they priced?
And what was the lead time?
Im looking for vertical blade gates to the sides of the house to allow great ventilation and minimise buffeting.
Wisdom have this on…

5 months5 monthsGLOGLO posted:
New Breeze, Bardia, Edmondson Park

Hi, does anyone know if the driveway rebate from Campbelltown Council when you install your driveway? I had heard that when you replace the footpath in the cross over,…

5 months5 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Driveway regulation interpretation and advice needed please.

The engineer was away yesterday and is out of the office today, and in meeting all tomorrow.

5 months5 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Driveway regulation interpretation and advice needed please.

Good morning,
I am applying to Council to install a driveway for my newly completed forever home.
I am positioned on the outside of the L corner and there is a comment…

5 months5 monthsGLOGLO posted:
slab photos for your comments please

Which builder?
The plumbing part wont present an issue.
But also keen to hear what other contribute.

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Increasing ceiling height

I have just built with Wisdom and it was approx $5K.
It does depend on the size of the home though.

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

I had Wisdom install their mortise lock in the lower locations as if there was to be a bar handle.
This will then allow me to install the digital door lock…

Building with Wisdom Homes
6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Buying Down lights after handover

I hear good things about SAL.
Costco miribella 4 pack for $39 and as such the budget would be $10 to $15.

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Building at Bardia - New Breeze

For those who have moved in, when does council deliver you bins?

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Moving in this week! What to do first when you move in???

Our builder has provided a landscaping plan for submission, but as the build takes shape, and contours of the front yard are factored in with the driveway, the garden plan…

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Moving in this week! What to do first when you move in???

Re carpet protection, I’m thinking about stain protection using a fabric protector such as ScotchGuard.
I have 10mm underlay, so I am looking for ways to minimize carpet compression. Any tips?

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Rain after concrete Slab

It should be fine, but watch where it pools and also once it dries check the surface is smooth.
A slower drying slab is better than one that dries too fast…

6 months6 monthsGLOGLO posted:
Buying Down lights after handover

Hi everyone,
For those that are installing their down lights after hand over.
Which ones are you buying and at what price?
I’m needing to buy about 50 of them.
I’m looking for selectable…

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