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3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Build - Annies Landing (Ellenbrook)

Thats looking real good!

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our BTH Build in Doubleview

Oh man......unbelievable. Some tradies need a 2x4 on the side of the head.

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our BTH Build in Doubleview

U may want to ask the q about the render now. If they're onto it, u'll know gor sure and if they're not, u'll be glad u brought it up…

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our BTH Build in Doubleview

Looking good!

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our Ben Trager Build - New photos!

In my experience the tradesmen we hired to do floors, painting, etc after handover were so much more professional and produced better quality than the builders' so-called subbies.

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our Ben Trager Build - New photos!

Looking really good!! Fantastic!

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our BTH Build in Doubleview

That's such a bummer Dongster. It irritates me that we pay builders to do things right, which includes supervising their trades. Complete rubbish that we have to then get them…

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our BTH Build in Doubleview

Good point re bottoms of doors!! Is that like those mirrors security guys use to look under cars?

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our BTH Build in Doubleview

Folks check your toilets to see there isn't too much gap and the cistern doesn't wobble.
If u got BT to install r/c aircon, run for a while and see if…

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Thanks! Not quite in yet, moving next week but getting close.

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our Ben Trager Build - New photos!

All the best! Hope they pull up their socks and make sure they give their best

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Mea culpa....I'm terrible with taking photos. I took photos of the bits they had to fix up....Will post some more pics after the blinds go in this weekend.

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Thanks guys. There r still a couple of little niggly things (eg. sliding window sticking a bit) that builder has committed to fixing. Painters started work at 6.30 this morning.…

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

And work is utterly crazy......for the first time in my life....I'm finding myself wanting a holiday....

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Fun begins......painter in fm tomorrow. Blinds scheduled Saturday, may have to move that if paint isn't done, floors in two weeks, we move at the end of the month, landscaping,…

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Our Ben Trager Build - New photos!

Brilliant!

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Nope they certainly don't. Not sure why. Insurance issues?

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

LOL. We asked BT to provide one and they did

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

The gpos were all on, and except for a couple of switches that seemed to stick.

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Not a chance! We took our own to test. None of the lights worked. SS checked and said it looked since the sparkies were due to return and put in…

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Inside of the garage
Ensuite shower
Ensuite again
Upstairs shower from the passageway
Island and stove top.
View fm the kitchen
Scullery bench
Scullery bench
Pantry shelves inside the scullery
We already have a squatter in the alfresco...

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

We had PCI yesterday. There's a fair few things to fix up, touch up, finish off, etc but nothing too major.
Booked in for next PCI and, hopefully, keys, on…

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Shucks.....tiling not started still?!

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

They probably realised u started first so u should get keys first!

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Don't worry folks....just been advised that PCI now 2nd week of October...probably.

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Yeah my thoughts exactly. Why would u build a house and not out in globes??! Its not like they're high end fittings either.

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Plus just got told no globes in the lifht fittings at PCI...do theyl put them in by keys?!

3 years3 yearsronfireronfire posted:
Ben Trager Homes - Banksia Grove - Handover

Then another 2 weeks (ppssibly) to second PCI (follow up) and then another week (perhaps?) to keys.....all hinges on when PCI actually happens ....I got painters waiting for me to…

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