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2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

Ok, now we're up to date and I'll try to add in some more detail about the final paperwork stages with the Rawson head office but to be honest it's…

KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW
2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

24th March 2019 - Frame is up!:
Was a bit wet last weekend so didn't make it out to site to check on progress but we get brief updates by email…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

3rd March 2019 - External Drainage, Underground Power, Scaffold Cradles to temp support Steel Beams & Structural Steel Delivered:
Not much to show this time but as long as things are…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

24th February 2019 - Slab Complete:
We have a slab! Would be interested again in hearing anyone's thoughts on a few things as we got an independent post-pour slab inspection report…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

18th February 2019 - Slab Pour:
Look at all that sweet sweet concrete being pumped in!! Not sure how I feel about all the guys throwing their ciggy butts and hawking…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

16th February 2019 - Slab Formwork Done:
Looks like a lot of polystyrene to me but what do I know about waffle pod construction?! The answer to that question is not…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

8th February 2019 - Rawson on Site (Peg out, change of fencing & a loo):
Finally things are a go with Rawson, we could breathe a sigh of relief and…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

28th January 2019 - Watching Grass Grow, literally:
So we got stuck in the Christmas / New Years shutdown because Rawson couldn't get the final kitchen plans right multiple times.…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

10th December 2018 - Demolition (Site Cleared):
Look at the beautiful clear block, the little orange excavator did us proud! Thanks again to Eco Demolition as I don't think we…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

8th December 2018 - Demolition (House & Concrete Removal with Excavator):
We had a ton of concrete up the side & the back of the property but it wasn't a…

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2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

25th November 2018 - Demolition (Internal Strip Out):
Went with Eco Demolition (https://www.housedemolition.sydney/) and couldn't be happier. Charlie & Michael are absolute gentlemen and I can't…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

18th November 2018 - Pre-demolition:
Sold as much of the plants & stuff inside the house that I could, pretty much everything went except for the light fittings & fans.…

2 months2 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

Hi Monica,
Sorry for the delay in reply as things have been a little hectic with finalising everything to move the build forward and my wife is now 27 weeks pregnant…

4 months4 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Hi Nirban,
Just wondering how you have found Macro as I don't think Andy wasn't too happy with their service and it's always helpful to get a few different opinions.
After a…

6 months6 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

I'll show you mine if you show me yours ;) Here's the two sections off our internal colour variation where they remove the provisional allowance and…

6 months6 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Would be very interested Melos, I'm taking them to task because with the number of houses they build their "estimates" really shouldn't be that far off. I work in sales…

6 months6 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Has anyone else got their final staircase quote from Rawson and been rather shocked? We had a provisional allowance of $7,000 put in our tender based on what we wanted…

7 months7 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Windermere

Just had a nice little shock from Rawson today in two form of two unexpected variations totaling an extra $4,370 -

&

I'm asked our PCA to explain how was something like…

7 months7 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

If it's any help we just did exactly that for the down lights on our Chifley 42, put all single power points anywhere we wanted them as will likely change…

7 months7 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Ditto what Simon said, who at Rawson is telling you this? (assume you're talking about Philbert's post yeh?).
I'm especially interested in the "If they can't source, you can have them…

7 months7 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.

You've got that right Simon, as I was reading ours before signing and sending back all I could think was how one-sided it was. Basically any screw up or delay…

7 months7 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR RAWSON Benham 33 in hills area of Sydney

Hi AIB, looks like all is going much better now you're in the construction phase. Do you mind me asking who was your PCA & Plan Presenter?
Also who are you…

7 months7 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes & The Life Style Store - Any feeback?

Thanks for the replies guys, "glad" to see I'm not alone and that it's just the "Rawson Experience" … safety in numbers right? ;) I will…

7 months7 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Rawson Homes & The Life Style Store - Any feeback?

Hi all,
In the process of trying to finalise our build with Rawson Homes and our Home Theatre & Home Automation needs to be arranged in advance with The Life…

8 months8 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Upgrading "Included" Solar Packages (Rawson or others)

Hi guys, just wondering if anyone has any experience or has asked about upgrading the solar packages that some builders are including?
Rawson Homes has an "Energy Savings Bonus" option in…

9 months9 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Sydney Demolition Companies - Any Recommendations?

Thanks Vivek, glad to hear I'm not the only one going through this process! :P
I don't know how far down the track you've got proceeding with…

9 months9 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Sydney Demolition Companies - Any Recommendations?

Hi all, just thought this might be helpful for others in the same situation and needing a demolition company for a KDR in Sydney seeing as there didn't seem to…

9 months9 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
Sydney Demolition Companies - Any Recommendations?

Hi all,
As per the title does anyone know a good demolition companies in Sydney (specific area for the work is Baulkham Hills) or any that also do some salvage to…

9 months9 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 (Modified) in Baulkham Hills NSW

Thanks for the feedback guys, thankfully I don't seem to have any refresh issues when I construct posts but I write them in a separate reply window rather than using…

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9 months9 monthsJiMb00JiMb00 posted:
KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.

Hi KateAndDuke & Salfield, thanks for your replies & great info. I've popped up my build thread now if you're interested in checking it out -
viewtopic.php?f=31&t=92920

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