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JLH222

Bayside, Melbourne
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11 h11 hJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

Our site costs were $65k but we’ve just been invoiced for an extra $1800 for traffic management as the provisional cost didn’t cover it all.
In our Prelim pricing it was…

2 d2 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thank you. Fingers crossed 🤞🏼
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3 d3 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Week 37: This feels like it’s been a long time coming.....

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9 d9 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Week 35: carpet & blinds/curtains are in. Still waiting on plumber to finish off and shower screen in ensuite.
PCI, which they are calling ‘new home presentation’ is booked for the…

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11 d11 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 Qld

Congrats, awesome news!
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18 d18 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

The difference is that M has to have the building checked by an independent inspector/surveyor and the one they use is built into your pricing. This is different to you…

18 d18 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thank you
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19 d19 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thank you
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19 d19 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thanks, Renman.
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19 d19 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Stairs were stained today
Clear stain on my beautiful blackbutt treads.

I should mention that my stairs were not stained by M. I work for a stair design and manufacturing company…

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19 d19 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thanks, Vantage.
It sure is a fireplace can’t wait to use it next winter.
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19 d19 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Hi blackcat, yes we had to specify brick bond
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20 d20 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Week 34: pillars were painted today. It’s been raining all afternoon so not sure how it will look tomorrow.
Tiling around kitchen island replaced too, plus carpet scraps could mean carpet…

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21 d21 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 Qld

Looking lovely. Well done and very exciting.
So hard to understand why QLD Metro’s take 4mths and VIC Metro’s take 8mths and counting
Can’t wait to see once you’ve moved in…

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22 d22 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Left pillar will be Dulux Domino and right pillar will be Dulux Knowing (same as first floor cladding).
Portico will be tiled/paved with bluestone which will join a path of bluestone…

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22 d22 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thank you
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22 d22 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Week 33: not much happening over the last few weeks. Every time I go past the doors are all locked and I can’t get in
Took a few snaps yesterday.…

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22 d22 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

We used Dig Dig Demolition (Melbourne) They gave a very detailed quote and removed a 4 bed brick home, brick front fence, carport and 2 sheds. Also included all asbestos.…

1 month1 monthJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

Why not keep it as a main bathroom but add 'jack & jill' sliding doors so that it becomes a semi ensuite for beds 2 & 3, but bed 4…

1 month1 monthJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 Qld

Imperial Walker 🤣🤣
Looks great!
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1 month1 monthJLH222JLH222 posted:
Custom Build Narrow lot design -Brisbane

Looks amazing and went up so quickly! Congrats.
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1 month1 monthJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

End of week 30 update: kitchen bench size rectified and new stone arriving next week. Plumbing and electrical fit off started. Garage doors on. Handle and lock on front door…

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2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

We're the same...didn't think of it and M didn't mention it.
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2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon - Duxton 39

Oh Emmz! Just stunning, well done
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2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

I'd be asking them to honor the prices as per your signing date.
Our brick is cat 7 or 8, ground floor only and cost $7.5k. We went with Selkirk Black…

2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

I've had the 4 squares before so I know what you mean about lifting them but I couldn't tell you if these new ones do or not...I couldn't reach any…

2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Not sure who the kitchen supplier is.
Downstairs tiles are 450 x 900 and upstairs are 300 x 600. They are the same tile, just different sizes.
I checked the vent size…

2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Went past again on the weekend and tiling is almost completed. They have started grouting the floor now too.
Loving the kitchen splash back tiles.
Not sure what they'll do about the…

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2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

Ours were hung and then removed for painting and then re-hung...but they didn't paint the top or bottom, so they'll be removing them again to fix!
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2 months2 monthsJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

I'd email your CSC and say that you've looked over the contract and then list the items missing and strongly remind them that all the missing items were communicated prior…

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