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10 h10 hManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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That’s fantastic really great to hear!
Busy week for us. Alfresco tiling being completed this week, electrical and carpentry fit out. Am hoping for handover 1st week of December. Will depend…

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12 h12 hManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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ASJ1981. How are your travelling? You must be getting close now?

10 d10 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Hi there. We are just about to sign up with Wisdom homes. But we have been told by few people to avoid this and go to a different builder as…

10 d10 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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I reduced it well before. Was before construction plans. I am a KDRB in Turramurra

10 d10 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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That’s happened throughout my build. Depends what stage your at as it changes a lot. Some weeks nothing and then some weeks 5 or 6 different trades are working. They…

10 d10 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Teezed sorry to hear of your hassles. I also experienced a long delay in admin. I have a 2 course brick header but…

11 d11 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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You may need to tag them to see if they are still around
psur2357 did you get your brick headers reduced?

11 d11 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
Demo before CDC approval

lozsyd no is KDRB. I have had previous CDC periods of 10 days. The 13 days was my longest. Maybe your CSR is…

12 d12 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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becks81 grout looks just fine around kitchen. Grout lines are so small you won’t notice it.
Your benches will be 20mm typically higher to…

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12 d12 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
Demo before CDC approval

CDC is 10 days typically. Mine was delayed a lot of back and forth and took 13 days

12 d12 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Was just thinking of you today! Kitchen will be installed and then floors tiled around it. Will have grout around your kitchen bench and then silicon if needed. Your kicks…

13 d13 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
Demo before CDC approval

lozsyd
Site demolition are excellent and most volume builders recommend them.
The asbestos scam is commonly used when they have under quoted the…

14 d14 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
Demo before CDC approval

If you are moving out regardless I would demo now. Just make sure you let your bank know if there is any mortgage on the property.

15 d15 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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I am using Wisdom Landscapes. If you go privately you will need to do work either before Wisdom takes control of your site or after handover. You won’t have access…

17 d17 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Anything up to a week has been standard for me prior to construction start.

18 d18 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Femstar
I think it’s the way the quotes are formatted
We won’t be finished until December. It’s GLO

23 d23 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Looking great GLO!! Where are you up to?
My scaffolding is down last week and have PCI in 2 weeks.
Handover due mid September.
Pool to be completed after handover though.

23 d23 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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chompy - no I didn’t deal with in my electrical appointment at all. Was handled wholly by EHI who also installed the wiring…

23 d23 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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sv_reddy I would definitely look into battery operated if you are going to get them later. Performance wise they are exactly the same.…

23 d23 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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EHI is Wisdoms supplier of blinds/curtains/screen doors etc. you will have an appointment at Canvas Quarter with them. I didn’t get provisioning as EHI are doing the lot. I think…

23 d23 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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All my windows have motorised blinds. If you are going through EHI they will do the electrical for you. If you don't provision in the hardwire, the battery operated motorised…

25 d25 dManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Personally I prefer mine in the pantry

1 month1 monthManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
the mystery of black dots around corner of ceiling

Looks like from cockroaches or flys.

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1 month1 monthManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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becks81
I don’t think there is a standard as it would change with each house type and then again for size

1 month1 monthManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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M4bath
True about the cabinetry. It’s a bad angle I was standing at though. Our kitchen island is 3m and the cabinetry is 3.7m.…

1 month1 monthManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Looking good stukip

1 month1 monthManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Will see if this one works

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1 month1 monthManhattan52Manhattan52 posted:
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Better too many options than not enough! Maybe start with your floor tiles and then go from there.
I use X Rock range at Di Lorenzo through out the whole house…

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