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joannapaulp

Georges Fair, Moorebank
Joined 3 December 2009
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5 d5 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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

7 d7 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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…

8 d8 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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…

14 d14 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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

25 d25 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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

30 d30 djoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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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1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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…

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

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

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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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1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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…

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Rose Bush Question

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

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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…

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp 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…

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Recess floors to all wet areas

Wet area floor tiling scheduled to start next week

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

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

1 month1 monthjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

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

2 months2 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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2 months2 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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2 months2 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…

2 months2 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…

2 months2 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…

2 months2 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Any news on when land is going to register?

2 months2 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…

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Recess floors to all wet areas

Not yet, not even moved inside yet. Bricking about 75% complete

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

According to the bricky it's damp coming up from the ground, but not going further up because of the damp course which is directly above

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Is it just me, or are these bricks different colours? SS said they might still be wet, but they aren't.

3 months3 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Eden Brae, Clarendon or Metricon - Fixed price site costs?

If Eden brae are unable to access the site, they will fix the site costs. If there are any rocks etc then when they do start on site, you do…

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

Do you mean stage 3? According to the master plan, all of stage 2 is sold

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Building at Catherine Park

We were talking to the owners across the street the other night, and they're being built by the family business, and will be in by September. We are just hoping…

4 months4 monthsjoannapaulpjoannapaulp posted:
Recess floors to all wet areas

Slab went down last week, frame has been delivered but not up yet, here's what it looks like currently

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