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Georges Fair, Moorebank
Joined 3 December 2009
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4 d4 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Access to zero lot line boundary?

The easement is ONLY for access to your property for construction/maintenance of the wall built on the zero lot. If they want access to do any landscaping or concreting, they…

24 d24 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Master bedroom, floor plan advice

At the last place we owned we had a master suite downstairs, with a second master upstairs, and we had no end of trouble in trying to sell it. Nobody…

26 d26 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Average Building time from excavation sign to handover

Site scrape on June 5th, PCI next Wednesday with handover a couple of weeks after that. 27sq single storey

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Recess floors to all wet areas

Looks good, no steps is awesome
They also ended up doing a screed on the Alfresco as well, so basically no step when going outside either

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
HIA Buidling Contract Commencement Condition

They aren’t in breach of contract, as you haven’t satisfied all your items as per the contract (meaning you haven’t signed the final building contract and given it back to…

2 months2 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Yeah, we got ours thru the builder as well, cost about $450 or so

2 months2 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Ok, so had a meeting with the supervisor on Wednesday, and surprisingly he has pretty much guaranteed we’ll be in for Christmas
After last week when he said we’d be…

2 months2 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Sink in seperate toilet or combine with main bathroom?

If you have a separate toilet in the laundry, get rid of the powder room and just incorporate it into the bathroom itself

2 months2 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Neighbours digging to fence line

Rules regarding retaining walls are based on who changed the level of the land. If you built up on the side of the land, then you would be liable for…

2 months2 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building with Henley at Fit-Off Stage

Were only a single storey with Eden Brae, but we are only getting our wet area screed done today, no main area tiling started yet, no painting started yet, and…

2 months2 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

PinnyandDee, was down on site yesterday and noticed you'd been pegged out, then when we went out and saw the works done today, saw that you'd been scraped

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Help!! What is this colour stain door? Wisdom home

Contact wisdom and ask them, they should be able to find it in their records

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Pool Installation

With a pool its generally easier to have had done before you start the build, having said that, there's basically no way you'll get the builder to let you do…

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3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

We got the email, but didn't see anything about the dog park, we've got a toy poodle and a Moodle, so that'll be good. We are currently expecting handover in…

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Have you seen the trees they have along Robbins lane, all coming into flower at the moment

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Goes up Law to the end of the house on the corner , so about 30m up Law, same for McNeil

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3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Can't say that I've really looked at it that closely, I'll reserve judgement till I see it against our dark driveway. They're preparing to pour from Law along Phillips to…

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Rose Bush Question

Best thing is to cut off the affected sections, and then use a black spot spray regularly to prevent reoccurrence.

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Rose Bush Question

Looks to me like it's got black spot. Could be something to do with that sprinkler next to it, when watering roses, should always water the rootball only, and try…

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Front Door Height with 2700 ceilings

We have a 2900 entry and 2590 ceilings throughout the rest of the house. We upgraded all our doors to 2340 high including the front door (just not the robe…

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Recess floors to all wet areas

Wet area floor tiling scheduled to start next week

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Yeah, we saw the guys there today and are organising a quote through them :)

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Who did you use / are you using for your fencing? Need details if you have them.

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
What to do with toilet/shower ceiling

The holes are simple to patch, grab a stick of timber and pit it through the hole, then lay across the hole from one side to another, screwing it in…

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4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
External stairs and landing

They can still complete the build as contracted, and gain an interim occupancy certificate to handover you you upon completion. IF you do need a landing and stairs, you will…

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4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Waldorf Grange 50 garage opening height 2400mm

There is no reason why they cannot lower the slab for the garage, would mean more soil to take away and therefore a cost passed along to you in the…

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Oh, and the different colour brick issue was due to moisture, as the brickies had been hosing out the cavity behind the bricks to clean it out, there was a…

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Lots happening in Law cres over the last week. Our bricking finally finished and then got cleaned, we got our roof on, and materials delivered for our eaves. Oh, and…

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Any news on when land is going to register?

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

We're down there every second day at the moment, bricking is basically finished (at last - don't ask), roofing is going on, electrical rough-in and eaves and brick clean next…

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