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3 d3 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Rangehood to install after hand over, possible?

I have a preferred model which is a Schweigen rangehood. Is it complicated to install a rangehood after hand over? Do they all differ in installation requirements? We are…

7 d7 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Ducted reverse cycle air con, is it worth it?

Why is that? We are thinking to go for ducted reverse cycle heating and cooling as we don't prefer gas heating and planning to install solar panels after hand over.

17 d17 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Good pool company in South East VIC, please recommend

Thanks. I'll give them a call to enquire.

18 d18 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Good pool company in South East VIC, please recommend

Thank you. Do they service VIC State too? The pool in your photo looks great, is this yours and may I know how much did it cost for…

18 d18 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Good pool company in South East VIC, please recommend

Thinking between concrete and fibre glass pools and just a small size around 1.5M x 4M. Can anyone recommend a good pool company please? Thanks

20 d20 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Canopy at Amstel

Our land valuation came back good. Just the same as the contract price less the $5k incentive. I've heard it's also the same for others.

22 d22 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Building Windsor 40 with Eden Brae (Caddens)

Thanks. Almost the same as ours. I think the dimension is just right. I thought mine will look odd due to it smaller in size until I saw your…

22 d22 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Building Windsor 40 with Eden Brae (Caddens)

Looking good. May I know how wide is your balcony and the sliding door in it? I am not a fan of a glass balcony so we will enclose it…

30 d30 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Show me your kitchen...

Such a lovely kitchen! They all work together perfectly. Is it difficult to maintain a white kitchen most especially the cabinetry?
Nope just give it a wipe. No different to any…

30 d30 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Balcony - with or without roof?

Thank you. We are now thinking to include the roof in the balcony, and yes will make it look better. Also even if we don't use it often,…

30 d30 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Ducted reverse cycle air con, is it worth it?

Is the ducted reverse cycle include heating and cooling and both uses electricity? Does it heat the house effectively? We have ducted gas heating and it does warm the…

30 d30 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Show me your kitchen...

Such a lovely kitchen! They all work together perfectly. Is it difficult to maintain a white kitchen most especially the cabinetry?

30 d30 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Balcony - with or without roof?

Thanks. Not sure if it's safe to have it hanging even during the windy days but I'll check them out.

30 d30 dMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Balcony - with or without roof?

Yes, it's a small area but there is view. Near the park and a good view of the mountain from afar. We will probably use it once in…

1 month1 monthMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Balcony - with or without roof?

Hi there,
Is it more beneficial to have roof over the balcony and is it worth it? I am really confused whether we should have a roof over the balcony…

Balcony - with or without roof?
1 month1 monthMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Taubmans paint wall colour

Does anyone know if Tauman's January Dawn is a good wall paint? I like grey-white tone. Thanks

1 month1 monthMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
yet another fence dispute

Each neighbour receives an equal benefit from the fence and therefore should contribute equally to the costs. Ask your council or Estate if they have a copy of the…

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1 month1 monthMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Downlights

Apologies for posting in the old thread but I have a question in similar topic so just using this thread instead of creating a new one.
We haven't had our electrical…

2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
200mm dead space between my boundary and neighbour boundary

I think just trying to avoid something that can happen and you end up with regrets. In my parents house our garage wall got damage as well as the…

2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
200mm dead space between my boundary and neighbour boundary

We have 200mm gap too between our garage wall and the boundary but it was our request with our builder as we want to have fence in between. Our…

2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Ensuite lay out - please advise

Thank you so much. That makes perfect sense. I'll go with the second photo (the one on the right).

2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Ensuite lay out - please advise

Hi there, I like both layouts however I'm thinking to change to the second image below. Please advise your thoughts.
With the wall niche in the free standing…

Ensuite lay out - please advise
2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Double door vs single door?

In our next build, we will have it in the centre. See image below.

If you like it installed on the side, you can have something like this.

2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Double door vs single door?

We have double doors in our current home and yes, we seldom use the other door. It is very useful though when transporting larger items inside. In my…

2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
New build - cost to extend the room size

Thank you both. Seems like not a really huge amount so I like to consider this option to extend. I was worried to ask the builder as I…

2 months2 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
New build - cost to extend the room size

Hi everyone,
I'm in the stage of finalising the drawings and still need to make a few changes. It is subject to variation fee so I'm thinking to include all the…

New build - cost to extend the room size
4 months4 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
First Time Land Buyer/Builder Needing Advice!

In my own experience, the process is quicker with a broker and most of them have contacts inside the bank. We previously applied for a loan directly with the bank…

5 months5 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Rescheduling colour and electrical appointment

Hi there, I will soon contact my home coordinator but would like to get your inputs based on your experience or if you know someone. Is there a certain limit…

5 months5 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Window splashback

What's the size of the window splashback that they have quoted you?
We were quoted $2,754 for two window splashback in 500mm height x 2400mm length, also double glazed. We…

Window splashback
5 months5 monthsMelbournevicMelbournevic posted:
Canopy at Amstel

Ohh, it will take a little while then but yes hopefully we can start building before end of this year. It would be nice to spend Christmas in a…

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