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25 d25 dRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks ronn! They are very similar color, garage door was little bit off because we coudn't find the exact match!
There was no big issues at the PCI, or we…

29 d29 dRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

So finally we got the keys from C after bit of a delay from our bank evaluation and final check release. It took about 12 days for the bank and…

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29 d29 dRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks! Yes we got heating , appliances , hot water and spa motor installed after we received the keys from C. They do it like that to reduce…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Bryan & Petersen Build in Ballarat (VIC)

Wow very nice and neat build! Congrats! It is great to see everything finally sorted out and you are ready to move in. Yeah our builder recommended us to apply…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Bryan & Petersen Build in Ballarat (VIC)

Looking good and nice to hear flooring issue sorted out at the end to your satisfaction. Hope everything is ready by the PCI next week and things go smoothly.
It…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Ordered some lights for dining and island bench, beacon lighting eBay shop is bit cheaper !
Only issue is we have to buy led lights for each globe, globes comes with…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Nice! ours is Sherwood facade too, bit modified/ shortened because of the tree protection zone. Yours balcony will have full width!
Concrete contractor know about the issue, just…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Hi Krithi, I think it came down about 20k in price, but they didn't say exact value but said these, these options are free because we have a titled land…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks! Yes they say we have to have a gap between concrete paving and the wall(hebel/ brick) They recommend to have some kind of expansion foam or foam layer between…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

So PCI went relatively ok, except we couldn't meet the supervisor as he did let us know that he will be going for holidays for a week. Another guy is…

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2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks! Yes your time frame is dead on.. I think they have all the inspections scheduled before final presentation. We will have our independent inspection on Monday and I believe…

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks makido, They are
Gastone Carrara White Shine

2 months2 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

So our house is finally almost complete. We did an visit yesterday, spend sometime inspecting and taking pictures. More like a pre PCI inspection before actual PCI which will…

3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks ronn, Yeah it is just about four and half months from site start to handover, if we get the handover end of this month.
If you are at…

3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Last two weekends we were busy so couldn't visit the house properly. Good news is that C informed us our final inspection coming up in the beginning of next week…

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3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Good to hear all going well. Yeah they will most probably finish yours on time before December!

3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Yeah they seams to be amazingly quick. It is only three months in to build so far. However we are still lot behind you in terms of finishing. They haven't…

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3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Hi Macher it is Lexicon Half (St Clair
Quarter) - SW1G2

3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks ronn, Yes they are in colorbond wallaby if I remember correctly.
We will do driveway post handover, when we asked C they said driveway is part of landscaping and…

3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Some more pics of interior painting..


We also got the left side fence installed, thanks to our neighbour for sharing half the cost and finding a good fence builder. They are…

3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks ronn, SS said PCI could be late next month or so.

3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

They are doing interior painting now and outside scaffolding is almost removed as top floor wall rendering has completed.

Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes
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3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Very bad weather last few days and one spare part of the temporary fence has fallen on to our neighbours property and gas meter. Very lucky not much damage.

Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes
3 months3 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks! vickieee 😊

4 months4 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Looking great! Glendale butlers pantry looks very spacious! Also feature tiles have same theme/texture across the home kitchen bathrooms etc..
Any indication about PCI from SS ?

4 months4 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks! darb74, it is our ensuite, other bathroom is bit smaller!
Our fridge cavity is 1900 x 1230 x 700 mm. Most of the refrigerators are 18xx or smaller so…

4 months4 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks! Roniel1517, If they are in upstairs it is not going to be a big issue I think because then it is basically like a single storey house you can…

4 months4 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Thanks! shokel1975, Yes next few weeks going to be most exciting/stressful .. lots of finishing things to do and lots of small things to keep our eyes out

4 months4 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Base price of the house was 370k but after upgrades and discounts etc because we had titled land it was around 430k

4 months4 monthsRameeRamee posted:
Our first home build Sorrento 39 with Carlisle homes

Another visit to see the new home and they have done some more work including some cabinetry fixing and waterproofing wet areas.

master ensuite water proofing done
Also stair…

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