Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Register
  • Contact
InboxSent
MembersPros
WatchingStarredHistory
Hailsm
198 Posts
Hailsm
198 Posts
Bronze Member

Follow
198Posts111LikesMost Active Topics

Hailsm

Joined 11 August 2017
Bronze Member
Followers
4 months4 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

No worries.
Oh nice all the best with your build

4 months4 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Hi there
Thank you.
From memory there was no extra charge for the slab other than what was standard, we went with the standard brick range, we were set on…

5 months5 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

14/08/2018-
Outlook from our back door I'm in love with it

Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes
5 months5 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

We fixed the pool current by bonding and earthing the pool water. It was completely insulated before as the pool is fibreglass and no metal components anywhere to conduct any…

  ⋅  1
5 months5 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Thanks aphsta yeah certainly was a challenge, my 2 kids dont go to school or day care at all yet so they're with me 24/7 it certainly gets challenging at…

  ⋅  1
5 months5 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

10/08/2018- I just finished tiling our alfresco area myself with our 2 kids by my side 750 kilos of tiles and 22sq metres. Baby sitter let me down so I…

  ⋅  3
6 months6 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

26/07/2018- we built a box around our pool pump which also acts as a water feature and I just finished tiling it myself in stack stone. Looking forward to the…

  ⋅  1
7 months7 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Allworth Avalon / Sonata Our Dream Home - Handover on Wednes

Wow, I haven't been on her for a while, your build is really coming along, how exciting for you

7 months7 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

15/06/2018- the concrete is complete around the pool along with garden beds and some plants. Still need to paint the garden beds and put mulch in.
Allworth have been out…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Raise ph to bring it down again

Thanks for your advice I'll definately head over to that page and do some reading thank you. I've never been a fan of pool shops and their way of making…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Raise ph to bring it down again

Thanks for your answer. I always felt it was a big money spinner, so as long as I keep my ph and other levels within the suggested range we should…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Raise ph to bring it down again

We've had pools for over 10 years now and each time we take water to the pool shop to be tested were told to put excess amounts of ph up…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Really cant wait to swim, at least we should be finished the landscaping around the pool by the time its swim season, were expecting the concretor to be here on…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

19/05/2018- And shes in
They began digging at 7.30 yesterday morning and the shell was being lifted in the ground by lunch time, by 3pm it was full of water,…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

17/05/2018- pool was delivered this morning, thankful we have a block of land next door to put it on. The builder called as it was being delivered and said that…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Thanks Get a pool with a spa on the side or at one end, problem solved I do prefer a pool though as you can do alot more…

8 months8 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Thanks for that reminder, that is something we thought of a while back but have forgotten about it again recently

9 months9 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

07/05/2018 - We hired a turf cutter over the weekend and cut up our new turf in our back yard. Managed to cut enough turf to finish the front yard…

Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes
  ⋅  1
9 months9 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

30/04/2018 - we worked all weekend building some garden beds, filling them with soil and covering the front area with turf underlay and also finally putting our proper letterbox in.…

Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes
  ⋅  2
9 months9 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Haha I was wondering what you meant to write instead of greasy

9 months9 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Allworth Avalon / Sonata Our Dream Home - Handover on Wednes

Coming along nicely now

9 months9 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

23/04/2018 - We finally began landscaping our front yard. We are getting a swimming pool on 10th May so we want our front yard ready for turf soon, we want…

  ⋅  2
10 months10 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Allworth Avalon / Sonata Our Dream Home - Handover on Wednes

Is it because of a brickies shortage? Our bricks took close to 6 weeks, I think we waited 3 weeks for brickies to be available then almost another 3 weeks…

10 months10 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Allworth Carlisle Build In Western Sydney

Looking great. Coming along nicely

10 months10 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

I have began styling and decorating, hubby isn't too impressed because he likes everything plain and white but I'm so tired of plain and boring I did a wallpaper…

Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes
  ⋅  4
11 months11 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Who is building with Allworth Homes

Found it thanks. We've finished our build and moved in a few weeks back but I'm noticing a few issues now so would be handy still to be in the…

11 months11 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Who is building with Allworth Homes

That face book link isn't working for me what's the fb group called so I can search for it?
viewtopic.php?f=31&t=89450&start=20

11 months11 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Cubby house all painted.
We were sitting out the back in our alfresco last night when I seen a tawny frog mouth owl land on the trampoline, I love living near…

  ⋅  1
11 months11 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Thanks everyone were all loving having a half decent backyard now we received 25mm of rain this morning so our turf would be loving that. We also got the kids…

  ⋅  3
11 months11 monthsHailsmHailsm posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Ah good tip thank you. I managed to push each roll super close together and almost knitted them into each other so there's no gaps for big divots to appear…

  ⋅  1

Most Active Topics

More
Joined homeone
11 August 2017

Australia's largest home building and renovation
community with over 1.7 million posts

Home
Pros
Forum
Start a new topic
About
Advertise
Contact Homeone
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019

Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on Twitter
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019