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Joined 25 December 2008
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13 years13 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con

Hi to all...
Well its been a while.
We built our Metr!con Home (Grandview) 16 months ago now...
Still loving it...
Loved it sooooo much I now work for Metr!con.
So if anyone needs any…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Well folks the house is now officially ready...
Handover is booked for Tuesday.. would have been Friday but the big M didnt send me the invoice soon enough...(strange huh every other…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Hey Zerosignal,
Nope they are called Lithic Nocce...
300x600 rectified porcelain...

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Jutemaster Matting...

Ally,
Thanks for the info, if it is built in Brissy do you know who I speak to about getting some as I am in Brisbane too??
Cheers

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Thanks for all your kind words...
Well I was heading up the coast this afternoon for a swim and dropped by to see that the Portaloo was gone and the tilers…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Tiling is starting Monday, with cleaners in Thursday afternoon, handover Friday then carpets on Saturday morning along with the driveway locked in for Saturday and Sunday...
Thanks for your thoughts and…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Ok well this is it...
Handover is locked in for this friday...
A few pics to finish off...
A/C and watertank installed..

Bathroom finished

Ensuite all done...

Splashback installed...

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
URGENT Advice Required...

Thanks for the feedback we will go and make the most of it.......

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
URGENT Advice Required...

Hi to all,
We are booked in for our PCI tomo morning at 9am so thats 10 hours away...
I need to know is it worthwhile if the house is not complete????????
My…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Landscaping advice Required...

Hey FU,
I am on the sunshine coast mate....
Cheers

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Landscaping advice Required...

FU,
Thanks heaps for your honesty and info...
Last question I promise...
Where is the best place to source me some empire in QLD????
I have seen in super cheap down south and I…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Landscaping advice Required...

Is that a negative to zoysia?????
Im confusde.... ::wornout::

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Landscaping advice Required...

Thanks FU,
Hey on another note im thinking of empire zoysia is this the best a man can get or should I keep my eyes open for something else..??
Cheers

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Landscaping advice Required...

So Fu,
Your saying nothing required just spread the gravel straight over the dirt and make it atleast 50mm thick in coverage and all shall be sweet...
Cheers

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Landscaping advice Required...

Hi,
I am looking at purchasing about 10 cubes of 20mm drainage gravel and putting it down one side of my house... I have seen it at the display home and…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Porcelain tile confusion

Hey Phil,
We went through beaumont for all of our tiles...
BUT..
We called all 7 stores and only 1 got our business...
As the tile we picked has a shelf price of $58…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Stupid Question Maybe????

Thanks everyone for your info...
I contacted my loacl council and they are going to allocate me a number within the next few days...
Cheers

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Stupid Question Maybe????

Hi all,
Can someone please let me know when your lot/building site gets allocated an actual street number???
I guess that could be a stupid question but I have know idea and…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

All moving along just fine... touch wood...
Well this is the final week of construction and then its party time...
Today I went out to find the site all cleaned up and…

Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue
15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Well folks the journey has come to an end...
PCI is now set in for next Friday the 4th of Sept.
With handover moved forward also...
Wow.... we cant believe it has arrived…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Pssssssssssssssssssssssss....
By the way...
PCI - 10th Sept
Handover - 24th Sept
Fingers crossed all goes to plan...

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Hey penny,
I picked them up from the wide world of lights up on the sunshine coast...
Cheers

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Here are a few progress pics....
Kitchen...
Facade with lights...

Not long to go now... can't wait...
Cheers

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Invoices

We are building with them also and they have sent the last 4 invoices early and I keep delaying them everytime...
It truly is poor communication...
The funny part is they will…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Thanks all for your comments....

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

I just did some maths and it is quite scary....
I looked at the photo of when the slab went down...
Which was the 26th of May....
Sooooooooo... its now the 18th and…

15 years15 yearsmjlmjl posted:
Metr!con...Tiling Done/Carpet Done....PICS p7...Handover Tue

Oh yeh,
The window frames are black...
Cheers

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