Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Register
  • Contact
InboxSent
MembersPros
WatchingStarredHistory
Kat_1025
663 Posts
Kat_1025
663 Posts
Gold Member

Follow
663Posts60LikesMost Active Topics

Kat_1025

Joined 4 April 2016
Gold Member
Followers
20 h20 hKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

The grass will look much better once the sand is all gone. We are laying ours Friday and were told to lightly cover in sand. Where did you end up…

2 d2 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Yeah the soil yesterday was a killer. We hired a digger but couldn't fit it round the corner at the front
This is the amount we moved in one day…

2 d2 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Thanks Dawn. It's so hard with the sloping block cos so much prep has to go into doing anything... we have to get 60m of turf in by next week…

2 d2 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Thanks emmz! I absolutely love your front yard. It looks fantastic.
I've been a little quiet lately working like a crazy person but thanks to 2 days of good weather in…

  ⋅  1
5 d5 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Try wall art prints as well. They have 40% off at the moment. I got a print for our spare room from there. Not the colour you're after but they…

  ⋅  1
24 d24 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Thank Dawn! Can't wait to see yours all complete

  ⋅  1
25 d25 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Thanks! I forgot how long all this stuff takes! Much better shot during the day

  ⋅  2
25 d25 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Finally getting somewhere on the landscaping... been a long road trying to get everything retained first but we're on our way! Front yard done and I've given myself 8 weeks…

  ⋅  1
27 d27 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

I hear you on the costs... It's like a never ending money pit!
We had to retain bloody every part of our block too, plus driveway, blinds, lights, furniture... the…

  ⋅  1
27 d27 dKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Metricon - Duxton 39

Argh beautiful!!!! I wanted railway sleepers but could not for the life of me find somewhere that sold them in shorter lengths!!!

  ⋅  1
1 month1 monthKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Fantastic effort! You are absolutely smashing out all the landscaping

  ⋅  1
1 month1 monthKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Omg amazing amazing! I'm so jealous! Done with all this mud

  ⋅  1
1 month1 monthKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

I've avoided updating my thread because we've had quite a lot of issues and things happening and I have been pretty annoyed and upset but we're hopefully past all the…

  ⋅  1
1 month1 monthKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

You're doing so well Dawn! We only just got our front yard levelled today after 3 months here haha!

  ⋅  1
1 month1 monthKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

All looks fantastic Dawn! You must be so happy to be in and unpacking! Hope the fur babies settle in quickly and love all their new space!
Our modem only connects…

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Woooooooo almost handover day! Wishing you all the best for tomorrow! Cannot wait to see you all settled in and enjoying your beautiful new home!!!

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

That's great news. We only just got our back fence 9 weeks later

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Omg a handover date! I know it's not the date you wanted but after all this YOU HAVE A DATE!!!! I'm so excited and happy for you! Cannot wait to…

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Oh for turf we used anco in cranbourne west. Their delivery fee was $70 and we can see it from our house so I'm guessing it would be more to…

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Any news today?

2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Omg I just started getting notifications again and had to catch up on 5 pages hahaha.
So so close now! With the extra money have they taken off your expenses for…

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Hopefully!!!! Good luck

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Hey!
We used security blinds and doors for our front door and they were reasonably priced.
If the notice you received is just for that neighbours share call the company and request…

  ⋅  1
2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

I think the evap cooling runs off a totally different system. Ours is refrigerated and is built into the same ducts etc.
Just an FYI with the 2 zones... you can't…

2 months2 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

We got refrigerated air con which included the uograde. Probably the biggest benefit is the zones. Would be handy to have more but upstairs we heat at night and downstairs…

3 months3 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Wooohooooo so many congrats! You must be so excited right now!
For the final payment I would get bank cheque to be paid at handover. We made the mistake of paying…

  ⋅  1
3 months3 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Driveway colour

We got exposed agg. Our mix was from Vic mix and is called meridian delta 82 Ivory! It's a nice whitish base with a 8 to 2 ratio of white…

  ⋅  1
3 months3 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Cascade Q1 - Henley Homes with Mods

That mortar is definitely not standard. Your truffle bricks look so much better than ours! Wish we had upgraded

  ⋅  1
3 months3 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
Fairhaven Homes Newport 361 in Sth East Melbourne

Hey! The concreter was an absolute idiot... never showed up when he was supposed to and has left it so our porch gets a puddle when it rains so definitely…

  ⋅  1
3 months3 monthsKat_1025Kat_1025 posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Hahaha 1200 is a lot. We lived a 3 minute drive from our build so I would probably have close to that I think

Most Active Topics

More
Joined homeone
4 April 2016

Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on TwitterFollow homeone on Google+
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2017