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ruraldoc

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7 h7 hruraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Daydream in Mundoolun

Awesome! Congrats on the stage plans. I think we are close too. Our deep ocean roof looks to be nearly done. Today or tomorrow for all the gutters too.
P.s. thanks…

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8 h8 hruraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes

All good. It's just an extra layer of insulation what appears to be made of a plastic/foil wrap haha
Bradfords is one of the bigger companies that supply them. Anticon is…

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23 h23 hruraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - SLAB DONE, FRAMING!

That is pretty cool! They seem to have a mixture of classic and modern together! Traditional separated faucets/handles, but then with the clean lines make it look more modern. I…

1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Coral Homes - Modified Longreach 33 in QLD

Looks awesome! Moving in soon for you feels so real!!::lol::

1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

Ah, just caught up with your thread. Feel for you... frustrating to the bone! ::angry::

1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Daydream in Mundoolun

Congrats on the roof! To be fair, not sure of monument myself... (no slinging tomatoes at me please...)... but still awesome and big congrats! Very happy for you!

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1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - SLAB DONE, FRAMING!

Haha, I say wife in car cam.. coz its pretty much the exact same angle each time she takes the pics...
Driveway not sorted yet. The will likely fill a lot…

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1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - SLAB DONE, FRAMING!

Thanks Tribe! Yup we are very very close!
I think my wife will let me stay in contact with H1... hehe.. need to keep our thread going as long as our…

1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 18 windows starting

Exciting times that you are back into picking your decor again! Agree with all, don't worry about your choice and the decision-making journey. We are only here to help and…

1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home - Custom Design in South Ripley QLD

Looks like little sprouts of house with those pipes sticking out... haha. Let's grow that 'house tree'! ::party::

1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes

Hey question, fleabee! I notice your roof doesn't have sarking. Is that included or not with Dixon Homes SEQ? And if it does, is it normal to sark after the…

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1 d1 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Building our dream

Terrible, you'd think that some people can just show some respect and honesty sometimes. Stay strong ABuild! It is still sometimes a disappointing and challenging world we live in. Certainly…

2 d2 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - SLAB DONE, FRAMING!

Quick update.
They started eaving today looks like.
Courtesy of 'wife sitting in car' cam.

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4 d4 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Housing the Tribe, Gold Coast

Awesome!! Hope it goes well. For my part, I am pleased that some of our stuff is being sourced local, especially if the quality will still be great. It's nice…

4 d4 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our First Home - Local Builder

Ahhh!! Love the idea of overhead windows!! Let's in the sky and light!!
Is it too late to make my house a glass roof?? :th:
Was definitely a…

5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Forever Home Build

We will likely buy quite a bit of new furniture, but probably only until we know how soon we will be moving in!! Our fridge needs replacing. Need to buy…

5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our First Home - Local Builder

Interesting thoughts..
a few things that could be done just looking at it..
1. a sola tube?
2. a window splashback - agree could come with negatives like the view..
but otherwise it might…

5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our first build northern NSW with coral homes

Good catch, CB!
Just realised yucky_worm could have fallen off the face of the Earth!! and we wouldnt have noticed!!
Will be keeping our eyes peeled for handover, now... ::computer::

5 d5 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Coral Homes - Modified Longreach 33 in QLD

Awesome!! Tiles!! Your build is flying!!
I felt the same. Hope the tiles get well covered!!

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

Good outcome!! (Hope it was though...) Well done! Definitely worth it to take a break too if you can!

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6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home :) Building with Dixon Homes

Hope the issue gets rectified. I missed a few days of action looks like. Congrats on the roof. Great to have before the rains...

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6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 18 windows starting

There was a lot of positive vibe action going on here!! Congrats on windows in!!

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6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home - Custom Design in South Ripley QLD

Thanks for that. So it could go any way. Did you have to pay a fee for the architect at all? Or does the builder do that?

6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
The epic home building race - SLAB DONE, FRAMING!

I guess it's nice to be on the coast side of the great divide! 10 degrees, not had that in winter for ages!! haha..
I think in the end, the roof…

6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

No you should be fine. technically a variation is defined as any changes after contract... I.e. a fixed price contract is the final word after all the negotiations and details…

6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing

That's great to hear! It looks like the symmetry and lay of the tiles do make it less obvious. Sometimes you cant unsee something once you've already seen though... kinda…

6 d6 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Our Custom Hamptons Inspired Home

That's an awesome idea! Do they come in red at all??
Hope the tree thing works out somehow... :::

7 d7 druraldocruraldoc posted:
GJ Gardner - Rosewood 225 Modified - Riverstone Crossing

Awesome tiles! What did you decide about the strange uncentred drain pipe position in the end???

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7 d7 druraldocruraldoc posted:
Charlibear's Build - Week 18 windows starting

oops my maths were totally off.. and yeah that makes it sound worse!! 30 weeks for a build!! :evil:
Hope your windows and…

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7 d7 druraldocruraldoc posted:
First Home - Custom Design in South Ripley QLD

I am still looking at different houses in the papers or around town or when we come through Ipswich or Brisbane etc.. and think.. hmm what could we do differently...…

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