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4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Help with Simonds Standard Range?

Hi aRoba, we built with Simonds in Victoria. The standard range is definately different to those in other states. You have two choices of basins for the bathroom, two choices…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Its going well StephyD but haven't had much time to settle in yet as we've been sorting out our old rental. We handed the keys in yesterday, so we'll be…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Flooring in Simonds VIC

In vic there are only about 4 or 6 in the standard range. My colour scheme is grey too. Check them out in person, they look different to the brochure/website......ours…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Flooring in Simonds VIC

Check out my thread, there should be some photos there. I chose Blackwood, through PTF.

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
terrible experience with my builder

yoihoi: It seems you're hitting out at everyone who doesn't agree with you.
I've had a bad experience too, however things like changes to the home once its commenced, I…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Lenox Build - Painted, tiled and other bits..

We built through Simonds in VIC.
The only standard bricks were cream and red ones, there were no brown ones (which I was devastated about!).
We were able to do a tour…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

We've moved most of our stuff now stayxtrue. Its just all the little bits and pieces that we don't know what to do with. We'll probably get a skip and…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra in SA - We've moved in! NEW pics

Congratulations Deluxes.

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Thanks everyone, moving day is finally here. I'll put some photos up when the house doesnt look like a bomb site!!

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Thanks everyone. Our appliance install is tomorrow and hopefully it all goes well so there are no problems for our move.

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Finally, after 19 months of waiting we're hoping to settle our land on Wednesday, then we can start builing the Sierra.

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Woohoo! We have our keys. Its a bit surreal because the journey to get here was a long one.
We wwet to the house once we got the keys, looked…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Our settlement is booked for next Tuesday!!! YAY!!!
Unfortunately we won't be moving for another week as we can't take time off work next week and am away Anzac Day weekend.…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Re: Building Henley Manaco Q3 - Heritage hill berwick waters

Congratulations stayxtrue....enjoy your weekend moving in. Looking forward to seeing photos.

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

So close, yet not close enough!! The house is ready to go now, however we're waiting on the bank to do the valuation correctly (apparently the report wasn't right). We…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Our Simonds Harcrest build in Brisbane

I won't have a butlers pantry in my house or anything even close to it, however in my opinion from having a very small kitchen at the moment I would…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Re: Building Henley Manaco Q3 - Heritage hill berwick waters

Tuesday!! Thats so exciting!!
I know what you mean about he wanting things to dry up though, I had to throw out a pair of shoes after walking on the block…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

No official news yet, final job for fixing everything up is booked for next Tuesday, SS reckons we could have handover before Easter, but I highly doubt it and don't…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Building The Hudson by Simonds - The Range, Melbourne

We initially went to an office out South East (Cranbourne??) for our sales appointment, our CRC is in the northern office, I like her, however when we were trying to…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Building The Hudson by Simonds - The Range, Melbourne

Best of luck homeontherange, I hope you have a better experience than we've had, I hear that the Eastern office is better than the northern.

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

I spoke with (hopefully) our 3rd and final SS yesterday and am actually happy with the outcome (for the time being). He is aware that we've had a rough trot…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Thanks Vladmari. We hope it all works out soon too!

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Re: Building Henley Manaco Q3 - Heritage hill berwick waters

You'll be issued an invoice after PCI, you send this to the bank, ask them to pay, they'll do their inspection then you pick up a bank cheque at the…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Re: Building Henley Manaco Q3 - Heritage hill berwick waters

I feel your pain stayxtrue, as you would know, about not knowing a handover date. Fingers crossed we're both before Easter.

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

_lucinda, fencing is included in his contract, I think he's being d0dgy because he thinks I'm a dumb girl who doesn't know my rights or how to fight. Well, he's…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

Yeah, the rock is on both sides. I'm sick of this process, it has been a nightmare since the beginnning. Its obviously the 'universe' telling us we shouldn't move into…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

I hate this house, I hate this land, I hate this process. Seriously gonna lose my you know what!
Just got a call from my neighbour who is building with Denis…

4 years4 yearsmjmelbmjmelb posted:
Simonds Sierra - We have the keys

They can't proceed to the next step until the whole house is finished, so everything is waiting on handles.

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