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novotel

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Joined 6 May 2009
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9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Wanting to mount your plasma/LCD to the wall?

this sounds good. I'll go order 2.

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Wanting to mount your plasma/LCD to the wall?

actually i wanted to mount a dvd player on the wall right below the Plasma tv we have at work...
do you know if there is such thing? or recommendation to…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Let me tell you about a funny FHOG story vs the bank

HEHEHEH thats what i want too. ::hyst:: ::hyst:: ::hyst:: i wish...
And JB, nah its not…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Let me tell you about a funny FHOG story vs the bank

I want to tell you this funny story of what happen to me today regarding my FHOG.
Slab invoice received from builder.
Sent invoice to bank.
Bank paid slab.
Did FHOG application.
Submit to Bank
Waiting…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Rushing Frame Stage

i called the SS, he didn't seem too happy.
oh well it's not like i'm trying to hurt anybody's feeling.
it's all business at the end of the day anyway.

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
When do we receive our First Home Owners Grant?

48 hours! I am impresseeddd!
WOW.... i gave this similar instruction to them about making sure said fund goes to my account so i can spend it but so far....…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Did you use an independant Building Inspector?

Still good to get a building inspector for quality control though.
I have nothing against my builder, they're well known and reputable, never heard bad things about them, very far from…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Rushing Frame Stage

Well i called my own independent building inspector and he's going to come and do 3 inspections for the built.
I have nothing against my SS and also the builder is…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Installing Light Fittings $$

what's a downlight guards?

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
When do we receive our First Home Owners Grant?

actually not quite hehe.
I already have my deposit to pay for my frame stage etc available from my own fund that i will directly pay to the builder. The FHOG…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Installing Light Fittings $$

does this mean it includes the actual lights and fans or just for the installation costs and wiring cost and labour cost?
My builder said $100+GST per downlight fully installed for…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
When do we receive our First Home Owners Grant?

Well i'm sort of in the same boat but not quote.
I got a letter in the beginning of December saying that SRO had approved my grant blah blah blah and…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Rushing Frame Stage

Will do.
Thanks for the suggestion Kid.
I was thinking about it but then i wasn't sure if i could have a look at their report....
I wanted to hire an independent…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Rushing Frame Stage

well they're dating the invoice early so now i have even less than 14 days to pay for it and its' not even done... i just find that's a bit…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Rushing Frame Stage

According to
The definition of Frame stage is:
Frame Stage: This is when the masonry, wooden or steel frame has been erected and approved by a building surveyor.
My contract is at…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Cost of Electrians

my builder charge $100 per downlight..
is it worth getting your own electrician?
but does this mean i have to get it done after handover then if i decided to get my…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Neighbour's gardening and trespass

i'm feeling vindictive...... HOW ABOUT if you scatter some rusted nails on the lawn where they normally trespass? If it's your property, you should be able to put whatever you…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
My review on having Diamond Gloss

do you have any idea how you got the scratch?

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Could I install a satellite on easement

are you prepared to shoulder the cost of "move it and put it back" when they need access to the easement?
i heard you can even build a vegie patch over…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Thorney's GJ Lewis Home

Thorney are you going to hire a cleaner for when you moved out of ur rental or a cleaner for ur new house?
this will ended up being a "can u…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Special Notes and Conditions

i would get a solicitor to go over the contract if it seems to bother you.
whatever you do, don't sign anything you're not 100% of.
it will ALWAYS come back to…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Rude salesperson at Homeworld

it's really sad isnt it?
I experienced this first hand too earlier this year when i was trying to find a builder.
I blame this on my youthful appearance (Hahaha jk) like…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Laminex Gloss Benchtops

i just realise you could use one of those windows squeegee (is that what u call it?) to make it strike free.
:z:

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Mortgage Protection Insurance Vs Income Protection Insurance

Lol elastic you made it all scary for me >.<
But they had been helpful to me. Girl scout's honor.
Anyway i did rang my bank and speak to the advisor and…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Fencing problem

not sure if this helps, but i asked a similar question in a different thread:
http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=22687
hopefully t his helps

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Mortgage Protection Insurance Vs Income Protection Insurance

Hi Haribeka.
Given the option, what would you prefer?
Hi Innovator.
I'm aware of LMI and i don't have to have LMI through my bank because i'm borrowing less than 80% but…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Fencing problem

why is there a legal note from the fencing company?
Did he previously agree to the fencing quote and just refused to pay after the fence is done?
Or did he never…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Thorney's GJ Lewis Home

A few things:
1. why not go with the cream colour tiles? now i'm nervous.. do you reckon it's too bland? i chose a cream porcelaine tiles for mine, the same…

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Qantas Credit Union

do you get 1.25 frequent flyer point for every $1 you loan from them?
:z:

9 years9 yearsnovotelnovotel posted:
Mortgage Protection Insurance Vs Income Protection Insurance

I fully understand that these type of insurance is a must. Having that kind of safety net is important.
At work, I see this type of insurance very often save the…

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