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Coldest town in Qld!
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12 h12 hruraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

We have hot water!!
Haha...so for those not in the know, like we were, you need a plumbers certification (form 16) submitted to elgas supplier so they can deliver the gas…

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2 d2 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our First Dream Home

Sorry for the delay. Crazy moving and then crazy work day! Hope these pics help. I think I had realised early on that these security screens looked really prison-like... but…

3 d3 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29 - Wk 17 WE ARE IN!

Nice work!! Very pleased to hear you are all settled in! Congratulations!! 😀

3 d3 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home - Custom Design in Ipswich - WEEK 25

So sorry allblaqk! I bet they will say that the suppliers are giving them trouble...

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3 d3 druraldocruraldoc posted:
A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

Fingers triple crossed a good Monday for you BW! 😑

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3 d3 druraldocruraldoc posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Congrats on your landscaping! It's a gorgeous outcome!! Looks quite pet friendly too.

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5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Frame Stage

Thanks! Can't wait to see yours finish too! You have really put together a dream house!!

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5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our First Dream Home

We've got three double-hung windows in the front of our house.
I'll take some pics tomorrow at different distances and see what you think.!
I think if you want to match your…

5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

OMG!! Every drama in the nightmare book of building!! ::angry::
Let's hope Monday still has positive news for you!

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5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

Thanks everyone.. now I can sit back and follow everyone else's builds for a change rather than worrying about our own.
Yes the big move is happening as quickly as possible…

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6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

Handover today!
No fireworks at the creek or a rock band haha. Just a two hour final walk-through but got a whole bunch of keys at the end!
I wasn't there had…

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7 d7 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home - Frame Stage

Glad to hear of some progress.. it is truly exhausting waiting for a build!
Hope your changes work out!
cant wait to see more piccies!!

7 d7 druraldocruraldoc posted:
A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

What a pain! Two steps forward, one step back.
You will get there soon!! ::praying::

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7 d7 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

Bank has notified us that final payment has been sent to the builder... ::cheerleader::

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8 d8 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

Awesome! Yeah us too.. already trying to plan the landscaping to add some more green and wood elements.
Whilst looking at our house on all sides it looks majestic it could…

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9 d9 druraldocruraldoc posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Grr... that would definitely frustrating!

10 d10 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Daydream in Mundoolun

awesome!
we will trying to find a use for our ugly multi-coloured rusty colorbond fence once it all goes down.. hehe

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10 d10 druraldocruraldoc posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

That would be so disappointing when you do your bit to follow the estate rules... though it makes me wonder... how does it get enforced other than through some kind…

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10 d10 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Daydream in Mundoolun

Was gonna say... did he use some equipment??? :shock:
Looks great!! Did you already plan a rock wall in your vision from the beginning?

10 d10 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

I think you will be fine to go with Pure White. The stone will still make it look fab. I think once you start going marble look you really have…

10 d10 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

The sewing room is some kind of hot pink... my wife's pick coz that's her retreat. It's by Laminex
The kitchen bench is Frosty Carina, essentially one level down from the…

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12 d12 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

Can't wait to fire up this tardis for those hot days and cold nights!

Need to fill up our new living spaces with stuff soon!

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12 d12 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

Thanks all! Some pics taken from yesterday. Nice to get free access when the workers are there.

Will need to landscape this!
The fence! Will need a gate still... hmm...

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12 d12 druraldocruraldoc posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Custom Build - Ever After :)

Hey Dawn just checking in. So engrossed in my build I haven't checked out your awesome ongoing landscaping improvisation! I like how you changed the purpose of that screen! How…

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14 d14 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home Builders - Metricon Zara 29 - Wk 17 WE ARE IN!

Congrats!! Love the driveway!

14 d14 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

So close!
Will go out to see it myself tomorrow hopefully.
Lots of inspections planned...
Plumbing Thursday
Council inspection Friday
Valuer Friday
Walkthrough/Handover Monday?!

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15 d15 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - HANDOVER FINALLY!!!

Thank you we are on the final stretch!
Most of the fence was done over the weekend before the storms.
Just need the gate... the letterbox... the hills hoist!?
Then PCI!
We even received…

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15 d15 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Brisbane Build with Dixon

That is so awesome!! Can't wait to see more progress!

15 d15 druraldocruraldoc posted:
A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

Usually not a problem to send in development applications to council without confirmation of land ownership. Your build specs are basically a submission to council to gain their approval for…

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16 d16 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Daydream in Mundoolun

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