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Joined 9 April 2009
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9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Telstra trench????

Hey guys
Has anyone had to have Telstra come out to dig a trench to the Telstra pit? I know I am paying $299 for the connection fee but because of…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Keys to your home????

Suh, it is just about my sanity :) We've been able to get in a lot during building due to a door being a bit *******,…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Keys to your home????

I just spoke with an actual builder they said the lock on the front is actually a builders lock which means builders keys can open it and during hand over…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Keys to your home????

My uncle is a builder and he says some builders leave a spare set on site so they can get in. Why would a tradie drive all the way over…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Keys to your home????

Hey
Just wondering if anyone knows common places where builders leave the keys???

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Freaked out about toilets?

I guess its normal if they need to go, they gotta go and i suppose I would rather that then on my alfresco walls!!!
I don't understand people who cant…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Freaked out about toilets?

I heard a horror story the other day and it freaked me out. I was told the tradies will use your brand new toilet! Has anyone had any horror stories…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Kitchen before tiles????

Hi everyone!!!
Just a question... I'm a bit confused. Our cabinets are in but I've got no floor tiles yet. Is that normal???? Some people thought I'd have a floor before…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
What happens at Christmas time?

Hey guys!
My house has just about reached lock up stage and I was just wondering if anyone knows from experience how long builders usually take off around Christmas? When do…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Paints for skirts and arcs

Hi guys
Just wondering what type of paints people are going for the skirts and arcs?? Are they going full-gloss or semi-gloss? We choose semi-gloss but not sure what will look…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
How long do builders leave the slab?

Well it seems that everyone has different ideas of how long they take. It looks like it depends on the time bricks, areas and builder?????

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
How long do builders leave the slab?

Yes well I was wondering if it does depend on the class of your slab and stuff like that? Im just so excited I have a slab and want the…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
How long do builders leave the slab?

Hi
Our slab was poured yesterday and I was just wondering how long builders let the slab sit for before starting the frame?
Thanks

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Switching banks?? Can it be done?

Hi guys
We are currently got our home loan with a bank (not naming names) and it has been absolutely dreadful!!!!!
I would love to go to my bank, who I have…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
How long does it really take!!!!????!!!!!

We just got told its been to the developer and is now at council. The council reckons about 2 weeks!!! The waiting is so frustrating because we are all ready…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
How long does it really take!!!!????!!!!!

Hi everyone!
My contract and plans are currently at ........well im not really sure??? They have to be sent to the developer and then to council. I know they are not…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Anyone used Coal dust by Alice roof tiles?

Hi
Another question about colours....has anyone used Coal dust by Alice Roof tiles. I would love to see some pics if you have them. My partner and I wanted barramundi by…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Anyone with Mocha Bricks?

I went to Boral yesterday and they explained that depending on what Boral they come from, they can differ

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Anyone with Mocha Bricks?

I cant figure out how to put a pic on but if I could i could show you a pic we took of a house that my builder thinks is…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Anyone with Mocha Bricks?

Yea I saw the Kurrajong on the boral site and found it looks a little lighter, but when we were at colour selection, up on the wall it looked the…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Anyone with Mocha Bricks?

Hi
My boyfriend and I really like this brick colour we saw on a house. We took this photo to builder and they said it was mocha by Boral bricks. We…

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Banks! Valuations

Yes they do have everything. We have signed out contracts and everything. They just said they needed to do the valuation, which has almost taken 3 weeks now!

9 years9 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Banks! Valuations

How long does it usually take for a banks to complete valuations on new constructions of new homes?

10 years10 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Building Permits????

Thanks for your help. We are just impatient really and wanna know how long we have to wait till we can start building!
I looked at some of your plans…

10 years10 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Building Permits????

Hi Guys,
We are about to apply for our building Permit. We are building out in Doreen. How long does it usually take to obtain a permit
Thank you

10 years10 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Any thoughts/experiences on Laminex "Colourtech" gloss doors

My boyfriend is a cabinet maker and he loves the gloss doors. He says they look so much better and they are very good! I dont know much about it…

10 years10 yearsRobennaRobenna posted:
Builders

Hi,
We've never built before so this is all very new and we basically have people telling us different experiences all the time.
So many people tell me how hard it is…

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