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13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
How wide does my cavity need to be for my appliance tower?

Hi everyone,
We're getting our builder to provide us with a plaster cavity for our appliance tower which we'll be installing after handover. Just need to confrim how wide we…

How wide does my cavity need to be for my appliance tower?
13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Bathtub in Brookvale 45??

Hi Overwhelmed,
We're building the brookvale 50 and encountered the same problem. You can convert the ensuite 4&5 into a central bathroom which will have a bathtub. You'll still have the…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
a PD home, what do we need to be prepared for?

Which cabinets were you thinking of? We're not getting the media units or extended laundry cabinets done thru PD. You can easily get a cabinet maker to do all those…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
a PD home, what do we need to be prepared for?

Yah, we're getting all flooring done after handover - that way we get to shop around for what we want and get better quality too. :D

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
a PD home, what do we need to be prepared for?

We got quoted for upgrade to polished porcelain tiles (not sure what cat they are) but came to 21k!!! :shock: :shock:

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
a PD home, what do we need to be prepared for?

Hi overwhelmed and nh,
We're M&J :) feel free to ask away about anything you like and I'm sure we'll all try and help you guys where…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
a PD home, what do we need to be prepared for?

Hi nh,
welcome to the Brookvale fan club! :D
Like everyone else have been saying, the admin part is the most frustrating part (what we're…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Competition: Homeone's Favourite Land Estate In Melbourne

mikkyG wrote:
Newbies wrote:
Snake wrote:
None of them. How about "Hawkstowe - South Morang" Wink
heheheh i second this vote! hehehe Wink
+1 for that! I think we have this hands down Wink
Another one…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
100mm edges stone bench with PD

Hi homeishome,
As Petal mentioned above, we're getting the 100mm profile to our benchtop. The price we got quoted was about 1.6k, we're yet to get an exact figure from our…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Building at Hawkstowe

Hi, we're building in Hawkstowe too and our site cost came back at just over 16k which I still think is a bit steep. However, our SC at PD said…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Problems with PD CSC

Welcome to the forum!
We're building with PD in the north too and had so much trouble with our CSC that we did request a change of CSC. We asked…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Fellow Hawkstowe ppl

Oh, and the trucks have left a trail of havoc all over our lovely Hawkstowe! They've mounted curbs and the newly laid grass has all been wrecked where they've mounted!…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Fellow Hawkstowe ppl

Hey Thuy,
just got back from our block and guess what?.... u have pipes!!! and a meter box!!! ::cheerleader:: Slab mustn't be too far behind!!!
We…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Poll: Which Home Automation/ Networking System?

Have you considered this mob?
http://www.mediahub.com.au
Much cheaper than C-bus and much more expandable also. Alot easier to add-on later as well as it uses UPB technology meaning everything runs through existing…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions on ensuite/WIR plans?

A toast for toast! ::party:: sorry, couldn't help myself :oops:
That layout looks great. Good work!

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions on ensuite/WIR plans?

HAHAHA threaten to use part of the garage too! See how that goes down. hehehe Or just give him the choice of either the retreat or the garage... no man…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions on ensuite/WIR plans?

We were lucky that none of the plans needed changing besides a couple windows so they all match on the side. The main cost for ours was a 3 column…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions on ensuite/WIR plans?

Been looking at ur plans for awhile and reckon option 2 is better. All the steam will really leave a stale smell to all ur clothes in the WIR if…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Our attempt at electrical plan!!! Suggestions appreciated!

Thanks Joles, never thought about the bug zappers for outside! Def worth considering!
Ironing.... haven't thought about that either!!! Can u tell i'm a bloke? :lol:

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Our attempt at electrical plan!!! Suggestions appreciated!

Thanks donuts.... forgot about the dimmers! But YES, we're definitley having the family, kitchen, dining dimmable as well aas the home theatre.
The aqua is our little room for our in…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Our attempt at electrical plan!!! Suggestions appreciated!

Hi everyone, got our electrical appointment coming up next week and so thought we'd better hurry up and get organised! Here's our 1st attempt at it. Any suggestions would be…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Our land settled!!

That darn rubbish bag! I keep forgetting to remove it! :::

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Our land settled!!

Hi H2B, is it us that u know building on the other side to newbie? or u know someone else as well??? Probably us tho I'd imagine.... *pouts* hehehe Is…

13 years13 yearsJTJT posted:
Our land settled!!

Congrats Newbie!
We're down in Hawkstowe East too so HOWDY NEIGHBOUR! ::party::
Our block settled on the 12th June when it was supposed to so didn't…

14 years14 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions please

here u are, Bec :D

Opinions please
14 years14 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions please

Not keen on a two-way fireplace cos the dining won't show it off enough. Too small a room. The dining table and chairs will block the view.
It's a PD brookvale.…

14 years14 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions please

hehe... the fireplace is abit impractical heh?
What would you guys suggest instead of the fireplace as a feature?
Bec, i think the flooring is Wenge laminated floorboards.
Thanks the replies so far....…

14 years14 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions please

Hey Nicola,
the flue would extend horizontally between the floors to an outside vent so it wouldn't extend onto the second floor. The builder shouldn't have a problem cos its…

14 years14 yearsJTJT posted:
Opinions please

Hi everyone, we're having trouble deciding on whether this would look good. We've building a home with a void over the lounge room as below:
We're pretty much getting exactly the…

14 years14 yearsJTJT posted:
Want to do tiling ourselves but....!!!!!!

Thanks snistr, we will def get tiles thru national tiles and actually have our tiles selection this monday. We've been to a few national tiles retail stores and found a…

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