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7 d7 djpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
WA Builders - trying to decide between several

why is summit homes missing in that list ?
I would advice you to seriously consider them

1 month1 monthjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

looks great!

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1 month1 monthjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

yes there is going to be insulation in the roof and anticon was just an additional layer right under the colorbond.
This is extra that you have to request we…

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1 month1 monthjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

do u have ur aircon plan?
I can review and recommend

1 month1 monthjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

we upgraded the aircon ducts and possibly the must-haves along with AirTouch controller.
I can switch on aircon away from home and we hardly need to use aircon at our place…

1 month1 monthjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

I will suggest that add extra conduits now where you have TV getting mounted in the middle of the wall. I missed that during the prestart as well but I…

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1 month1 monthjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

the electrical sockets are anyways going to be behind the TV when you wall mount it ? So it is good thing to have them off centre to give more…

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1 month1 monthjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
Feedback on house plan

I agree with others too you should seriously consider flipping the house . Having a north side with Windows is the best thing we did to our house. If wouldn’t…

2 months2 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

I wouldn’t read too much into what building inspector has to say. In our case as well the inspector raised so many issues it was the case of summit homes…

3 months3 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

Right so we had first visit at beacon too. LEDs we end up buying from over east as no one was selling the brand we were after at reasonable price.…

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3 months3 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

Does the price includes LEDs?
And how many lights?
We had 60LEDs + 4 pendents and 3 outdoor lights installed for 1550. I bought our own lights as I wanted a specific…

3 months3 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

Thanks
There are some pictures after we moved and furnishing but never got around to posting them.
The front render primary colour was Grey Pebble, just different shades of it. My wife…

3 months3 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

Yes, indeed the quality of build and service that you get is definitely worth it.
Our SS was Glenn, all of their SS's have been with the company for a long…

3 months3 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build with Summit Perth WA

Congrats
We built with Summit and IMO one of the best decisions ever. We have had so many friends built at the same time as us and with so many issues.…

4 months4 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
Vision One Homes or Home Group WA

stay away from both of them, search on facebook for a shon*y builders group you will get more details

6 months6 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
HGWA in Calleya Estate

I reckon this is an issue from drafting and yes they should have picked it up even when building cabinets. Do you know who HGWA uses for making cabinets ?…

7 months7 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
HGWA in Calleya Estate

Wherever they made openings for electrical switches they keep eroding.. we are lucky that we have corner beads or else we would have got chips or edges.

7 months7 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
HGWA in Calleya Estate

One of the main reasons builders offer it is because of included paint option. We have plasterboard in half of our home, does it work? Umm.. I have seen more…

8 months8 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
My little abode - Custom Blueprint Build

I second that.
Also try and get eves over the kitchen window it will stop the rain and heat in summer

8 months8 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
HGWA in Calleya Estate

The middle window seems way too high p.. what happened here ?

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9 months9 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
My first build - Celebration Homes - Brightwood Baldivis WA

And that suby looking great too

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9 months9 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Looking great..

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10 months10 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
New Home - Summit Homes 'The Orchard' - Perth SOR

that is correct, they have 2 SS during the course of the build.
Your house is coming along very nicely :)

11 months11 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
Our build with Easystart Homes in Carissa Estate (Seville Gr

We got plug base in our case as we didnt want them putting any lights in. in our case for kitchen area we had 2 of them, 1 for…

11 months11 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
Our build with Easystart Homes in Carissa Estate (Seville Gr

Congrats following your build now

11 months11 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build HGWA

🤣🤣🤣🤣
This is flying

11 months11 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build in Perth - Choosing a Builder

we did the same thing while we were building in the end if you compare the hassle of organizing different trades vs letting builder handle it all, in my opinion,…

11 months11 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
First Build in Perth - Choosing a Builder

congrats
I am sure you wont regret your decision.
Are you not planning to go with the promotion that they generally offer? Also if your budget allows, consider getting a…

11 months11 monthsjpmontoyajpmontoya posted:
WA - Perception Homes vs In-Vogue Homes

May also want to search on FB for * builders before you sign anything

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