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13 h13 hJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thanks, Emmz. I can't wait to see the glass balustrade and black steel handrail go on
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13 h13 hJLH222JLH222 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Wow, that's expensive.
We didn't upgrade or pay any extra so must have been part of our base price.
There are so many differences state to state.
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22 h22 hJLH222JLH222 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Isn't the sisilation wrap standard? I thought it was...maybe that's just in VIC?..
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22 h22 hJLH222JLH222 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Group 4 are the independent building surveyors that M employ/contract. You have the right to choose your own but at your own expense. The price of Group 4 is built…

1 d1 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

I've found that it depends what it is. Anything you supply has to be done post handover as M won't take responsibility for anything that they don't supply. But they…

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1 d1 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

Oh nom, what a battle. So glad that they've come to the party now....even though you had to go the social media avenue to get there.
I mistakenly assumed (stupid me)…

2 d2 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Stairs went in today!!!
In love! ️
They have glass template mdf balustrade and a temp handrail so you can't see the zig zag stringer properly, but I love them and…

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2 d2 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 Qld

Looks great, Vantage!
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2 d2 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

No, that particular model has been discontinued by Clipsal. It's the SC2000 slimline.
This happened a few months ago and has nothing to do with M changing suppliers.
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2 d2 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

I think the issue is that they have been discontinued and most of the people on this page were contacted to say they won't be getting those particular switches and…

2 d2 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

We had the slim line impress switches in our contract and have never been contacted to say we wouldn't be getting those, so it will be interesting to see what…

4 d4 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

I'm doing my ovens and cooktop after handover because M was way too expensive after they add their builders margin.
I've also found that it depends on who you have estimating/sourcing…

4 d4 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Yes. He said approx 12 weeks from plaster and we have plaster.
Looking at late Oct to early Nov.
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4 d4 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

End of week 19 update: bricking of pillar and top of garage complete. Re-do of wall to the left of the front door completed.
Stairs and waterproofing should be completed this…

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4 d4 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thanks, Emmz....it so doesn't feel quick to me lol.
SM says we're at least another 12 weeks away
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4 d4 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thanks, Vantage. Its Dulux Knowing.
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7 d7 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

Strange question, but is everyone else still getting notifications and new replies on Tapatalk? Mine is telling me there are no new replies for any of the threads I'm following…

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10 d10 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

I also agree with above! I wouldn't be doing anything without all the information.
Our SC gave us lots of info and plans. We had various options of the same house…

11 d11 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Some upstairs pics of the plaster

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11 d11 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

The upstairs cladding and one of the front pillars is Dulux Knowing and the other pillar will be Dulux Domino
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12 d12 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thanks, VMG...me too!
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12 d12 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Thanks, Renman. The whole house is done. I just didn't take any pics of upstairs.
It still has to be sanded back etc. and cornice for the top floor placed.
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13 d13 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

End of week 18: we have plaster!

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15 d15 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

Received our lock up invoice today and SM said that plastering was starting too.
Looking forward to having a sticky beak this weekend.
Also received a credit note for the provisional…

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20 d20 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

I only had a quick look today but it looked pretty good.
Meeting up with the SM on Monday morning so I'll ask him if it's finished or not.
SM said that…

20 d20 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Metricon Metro 32 KDRB Bayside Melbourne

End of week 17: all panels to first floor, painted and rendered. Eaves installed and painted. Still waiting for lock up.


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21 d21 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yep, I feel your pain.
Ours started off with weekly phone calls and now nothing unless I instigate or send an email with questions.
Meeting him on Monday morning to see how…

22 d22 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Building with Metricon

It should be done during framing stage if it's on your plans. Keep an eye on it though
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22 d22 dJLH222JLH222 posted:
Landscape Inspiration & Design Concepts

If you're looking for good letterbox companies, check out this place:
https://www.milkcan.com.au
My boss just got a great one with a parcel bin attached for leaving your parcels securely.
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