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24 d24 dlaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

we've had a change of SS but our new guy seems good. he used to work for boutique homes and he organised to meet us on site and walk us…

25 d25 dlaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

has anyone successfully put in a variation when the build has been started? we are at frame stage (not yet completed) and tried to put in a variation form (to…

2 months2 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

richaley we're using houspect for our independent inspections. have done pre slab and slab inspections. so far communication is good and no issues.
Arden has…

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2 months2 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

3PEAT wow that sounds positive for the rest of us.

3 months3 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

Just got told by Arden they do site cuts next week! Our SS is SC. Has anyone got him and how is he??
We have also decided to get houspect…

3 months3 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

wow. glad i signed when we did!
and yes the attraction for us to build with arden was that they let us make whatever changes we wanted. but i cant…

4 months4 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

ezza78 from the elevation drawings looks like the sliding window frame is quite close to the bench. it's quite a decent sized window. we…

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4 months4 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

we have a sliding window from the butler's kitchen to the alfresco so if we have a bbq people can bring plates in through the window and dishes can be…

4 months4 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

how fustrating manj! something isnt working obviously in their organisation. it was weeks and we hadnt even heard back from them. it was only…

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4 months4 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

manj was your experience with united energy for the underground pit a negative one? ours was. they took forever to get back to us…

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

i wouldnt be surprised. i can imagine something like this in any company will always be a bit messy and would take a while before everyone finds their feet etc.…

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
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interesting that arden have too much work now. i was under the impression they only take on so much projects so that they dont get over run and compromise on…

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5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

btw, i emailed NHI and asked if they inspect pre slab pour when tradies are on site and the reply i got was:
When we confirm the pre slab pour inspection,…

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

how infuriating laijer

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Building Arden homes Votivo 37 in South East

ohh i get it now...so pre pour inspection is best done with tradies and SS on site...learning so much. thanks for clarifying pEASt .…

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Building Arden homes Votivo 37 in South East

so was the report by NHI not good? did it not pick up many errors etc? Maybe i should change from NHI and go with Houspect....

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

ezza78 because of the easement along the length of the house we've had to turn from double to single garage and also cut 420mm…

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

we're using black wenge matt too. also black wenge in woodgrain which is an upgrade.
ezza78 we had to redraw our plans and so waiting…

5 months5 monthslaaalaaa posted:
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ezza78 no i wouldn't think you'd need ceiling fans. we haven't included it with our ducted aircon

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6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

ezza78 they wont let us build over the easement on the side of the land. we thought it was south east water property but…

6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
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geminithinker we are building in springale. havent started build yet (hopefully slab pour is december).
if you get a SS who you're unhappy with…

6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
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oh and we engaged with houspect post contract. no deposit needed for our build to start in decemeber. they just need about 3-5days notice. some independent site supervisors offer contract…

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6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

we are going with houspect for independent SS. someone one this thread was using them. we found them cheaper and they called me and followed up with email whereas darbecca…

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6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

geminithinker ours is costing 47k. it comes with heating and a cleaner. we want fibreglass as theyre easier to maintain but you cant change…

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6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

we're putting one in before build. because we are getting a 10.5m x 3.8m fibre glass pool it would be really hard to put it in afterwards. we're going with…

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6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

we've paid 500$ for PCV. had to install a couple of things for the pool (plumbing and electrical things) and while we were at it we added a couple of…

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6 months6 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

those are massive rocks =\ all these hidden costs is so scary :8

7 months7 monthslaaalaaa posted:
Arden Developments

the online reviews for the SMEG dish washer and the SMEG built in microwave oven that came with the Bespoke are terrible. we've had them remove them and leave space…

7 months7 monthslaaalaaa posted:
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dave398 nice plans! i thought it was a bespoke as well. the bottom floor is very similar to bespoke

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