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23 h23 hpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands

Hey Tajana,
That is great the inspection went okay. Could I ask who you went with for the inspection and how much they charged? We need to organise someone for 2…

4 d4 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands

Hi Tajana,
To be honest I haven't found the info about the back yard, only the front - and that is one month from moving in. I can't recall anything about…

5 d5 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands

Our covenant requires front landscape to be done within 1 month of hand over.
Yeah, we ordered our shutters 5 weeks ago so that they would be ready when…

6 d6 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands

We receive keys on 1 November and then have planned for the downlights, carpet and window shutters to be installed on Friday 2 November. Removal truck is booked for Saturday…

6 d6 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands

Hey Tajana, that is great. Bet you can't wait. Are you moving in straight away?
Our inspection is 25 October and handover 1 November. The house will be all but finished…

7 d7 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild - Newbury 39 - Altitude Thornlands

Hey Tajana, have you been given a date for PCI and handover yet? Must be close :-D

7 d7 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
First time build - plan presentation prep

Hi Catgee, looks a good plan.
King Taco is on the money about a bigger shower. You could look at just moving the toilet into the place where the shower is…

First time build - plan presentation prep
7 d7 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ceiling height cost

Hi jeanlaw, to be honest it is hard to tell the difference between 2.55 metres and 2.7 meters unless you are standing in a room that has both heights so…

11 d11 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Hey Grant, lucky catch to grab the 200. We didn't have enough left over for the letterbox so the SS had to order more. To his credit the bricks were…

11 d11 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

All going well. Letterbox has been installed a lot earlier than expected.

12 d12 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Looking good Sandracma. Bench tops should be on shortly and then it really starts to come together.
Did you go for the Arto oval vanity basins? I find it interesting that…

12 d12 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Thanks SandraCMA
We were advised today that PCI is scheduled for 25 October and handover will be 2 November if all goes well.
The items still to be done between now and…

12 d12 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Building with Ausbuild at Harrington Estate, Bridgeman Downs

Excellent! Always good when the original plan comes together.

14 d14 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Building with Ausbuild at Harrington Estate, Bridgeman Downs

Have Ausbuild given you an option to revise your selection? The Austral brick we had originally signed off on had a substantial colour variance between the one in the Ausbuild…

17 d17 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Yep! Sure is. No additional cost but we had to ask for it. Don't know why they don't just offer it during the sales process. Anyway, we asked and they…

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17 d17 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Plumbing fit out was completed today. Electrical just needs the switches and power points installed. Lights are in place and holes cutout for the switches/power points.
Here are some photos of…

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18 d18 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ground floor bathroom exhaust fan.

Our ground floor toilet is internal and fan vents externally. They had to run a duct between the two floors to the outside wall.

20 d20 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

One of the Finlay 36s at Gumdale estate installed the iZone system for aircon and irrigation initially. He had quite a bit of problem initially as the installers didn't know…

22 d22 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Metallix Bronze/Surfmist

We built with Ausbuild and the PGH Eclipse bricks are in the standard range. We didn't pay any extra whereas had we gone with the Metallix from Austral I think…

22 d22 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Hey Grant,
There were two Finlay 36's at Gumdale. We have kept in contact with one of the owners and he showed us through after they moved in. The second Gumdale…

22 d22 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Update

Hi Tajana,
The neighbours used Kris Terraform Landscapes. Their mobile number is 0477 777 537.
Here is a photo of the retaining wall they did for the neighbours. They also did the…

Update
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22 d22 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Metallix Bronze/Surfmist

Hi Cazthebuilder,
Not sure if this will help, we were going to use Metallix but went with PGH Eclipse as a feature instead. Both bricks are similar. Here is a comparison…

22 d22 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Hey Grant, welcome to the discussion! We did have a wander around your build. Brings back memories of our build. Looking good and you have a large back yard.
We had…

23 d23 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Update

Hi Tajana,
I'll get to our block tomorrow and take a photo of the neighbours wall. Will send you the details then.
As far as your floor goes, you may be able…

Update
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24 d24 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

I have been meaning to drop past your place and have a look. Might venture there today.
I think from memory our scaffold was up for just over three weeks.…

24 d24 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Update

We went with the Ceres as well. Was actually cheaper than the one against the wall but we opted for a floor mount spout so all up was another $100.…

24 d24 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Update

Looking good Tajana.
Not long now before PCI. Backyard is a blank canvas - good luck with what you decide. Nice size :-D
Is that a Ceres…

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24 d24 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Thanks all!
Yes it is amazing what paint does. The painters were there again today and said they have completed all ceilings, doors, architraves and skirtings. The walls are only undercoat…

25 d25 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Well, the last two weeks the build has been flat out. After tiling the house was prepared for painting. Commenced on Sunday this week and we believe the upper floor…

29 d29 dpbwhi0pbwhi0 posted:
Ausbuild Finlay 36 - PCI scheduled for 25-Oct-2018.

Our new neighbours to be let us know the Painters were onsite today (Sunday) and sprayed the undercoat. Under 2 hours! Amazing how quick the spray gun is compared to…

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