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3 d3 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
SETTLING IN - Valeco - Polished Concrete + Monochrome

yay! finally! i bet those walls look so good!
we have our electrical fitout this week. Really looking forward to seeing our feature lights installed.

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3 d3 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

how did handover go?!?!?!!! :) :)
haha yeah time to start saving for luscious green grass now then.

4 d4 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

arghh! we have so much to turf in our backyard. Should i start saving now? Really want to turf before we move in.
meanwhile i will need to remember that…

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4 d4 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

love love love your facade! the exterior colours have worked so well. Did you get your backyard done as well?

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4 d4 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

haha no please overshare! we might not be having a smooth run, but im glad to hear others are. Our electrical is being installed this week which is exciting. Hoping…

6 d6 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

We are hoping before September. we have asked multiple times but they are very reluctant to give us an answer - not surprised, there is still a lot to go…

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6 d6 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

yep, i was hoping they would drop everything to make up time, but no not really. still plodding along. We are over contract already. Ended at the beginning of July.…

7 d7 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

hahaa yep! but so good to get a feel for all the rooms and spaces. It also means its definitely happening! lol.
We had our frame put up before xmas,…

7 d7 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

yay!! probably the most exciting part of the build. it makes it real!
how you feel?

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15 d15 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Coral Homes Modified Manhattan 23 in Brookhaven Estate

you definitely will be. We are officially over contract however :( hoping we'll be in the next couple of months.
paying rent and mortgage is not…

16 d16 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Coral Homes Modified Manhattan 23 in Brookhaven Estate

first of all congratulations claire+leo, you're in for an exciting ride that's full of anxiety. Absolutely love your selections - quite similar to…

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

hmm no idea about those builders. The Bella display home we went into was a bit off i thought. GJ would have been cheaper for us - regretting it a…

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17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

ahhh yay! super exciting...!! looks like you have an amazing view out the back :)

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

hopefully they are only 3 months or so. If they are a coral or metricon build it will be done in no time :)
Meanwhile we…

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

i'll let you know haha - going to visit over the weekend and peer through every window. We are still waiting to hear what they will do with our solar…

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

wow not too far away :) i would like to think we will be in by then too. But we shall see. Then we have the…

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

perfect! i'm sure they will know what to look out for :)
independent inspectors cost a bit more for PCI anyway, so you'll be saving…

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

i'll have to do a drive-by the next time im at the estate. Did you get an idea when you might be moving in? We only visit once a…

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

is that your exterior colour? ours is similar :)

First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane
17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

yeah that's what i meant. wait till its painted and judge then. The colour will look awesome :) nice contrasting colour

17 d17 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Our First Home - Building with Valeco in Brookhaven Estate

wow! how exciting... hope everything is awesome when you move in... check out this guide. Costs $4 though. http://anewhouse.com.au/sample-page/pci-guide/ and some info here

18 d18 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

chrinee you'll be overtaking us soon... what colour is the render? if the capping still looks odd, you could always paint it to…

21 d21 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Valeco first time build North Brisbane

hahaha it's definitely official now tashmc :) onwards and upwards! Look forward to the progress :)

26 d26 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE

tashmc yeah they could probably finish within a few weeks if they actually worked on it every day for more than 4 hours.…

26 d26 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE

thanks joggles, it's so so frustrating to find new mistakes, especially when they are busy fixing previous ones. Going over contract they will…

27 d27 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE

thanks breebarter i'm confident everything will be fixed to a high standard, but very disappointed that we will be going over contract. If…

27 d27 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE

it's all becoming a bit humorous.. If we get through an entire week with actual solid progress and no mistakes i will be very surprised.

27 d27 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

chrinee i'll live my estate dreams through you haha! i'm sure everything will be fixed eventually, just wish it was within contract.

27 d27 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
Custom VALECO build - BRISBANE

Thanks _sallz - i know it's so frustrating! We also have plenty of holes in our plasterboards, but they are apparently an easy…

27 d27 dgr8lygr8ly posted:
First Home - BOLD Portofino 229 - Brisbane

chrinee i wish our build was as quick as yours! I loveeeee your laundry.. wow! kitchen is looking good too! seriously you'll be…

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