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shokel1975

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3 d3 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

Sounds like you’ve had a very productive few weeks! Well done 👍

4 d4 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Yeah, not sure. Assessor said the plumber would be getting the bill for all of it, but I thought same as you drew01.…

4 d4 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Absolutely! Apparently the plumber will be getting the bill for all of it!!

5 d5 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

It turns out that all the water damage from our leaking toilet in the Powder Room was caused by a simply connection on the back of the toilet that wasn't…

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20 d20 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Problem is we head away for 10 days tomorrow so it won’t help... I have sent a pretty nasty email to her cc’ing my site supervisor and his boss…

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20 d20 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Brilliant idea! Thank you, I will do that.

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20 d20 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Nope.... and I’m tipping once we come back from 10 days away it won’t smell good either!
Cistern is now turned off and from 3 toilets we are down to…

20 d20 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

It’s always fun to have a major water leak in your powder room toilet (which by the way has a hidden cistern behind a tiled wall), when Metricon are closed…

27 d27 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Haha! I totally don’t understand that right now, but hopefully I will soon. I have asked them to quote on something similar to your set up, as I know you’ve…

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27 d27 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Yes, the boy worked hard!! That is such a shame about your lawn... good luck for version 2.0.
Going to get Danny here early in the new year to…

27 d27 dshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Today’s job done - well done hubby!

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1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Thanks dulie! We now have our freestanding desk living in our entry - trying to sell it... no takers unfortunately! lol

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1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Hi fiat10, yes, we are so happy with how it turned out. We probably got a good deal, as a good…

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1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Thanks r_13, we are really happy with our pendants throughout the house.

1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Inside has been busy too... cabinetry and desk installed in study (still unpacking!), and new TV and TV unit delivered.
It’s starting to feel like home 😊

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1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

That is terrible news zombie! It may be best to ask M to leave fittings out until immediately before handover. So disappointing it will delay your handover date

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1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

That is great news kate3079 😀 congratulations!!

1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Thanks drew01, we are happy with it so far 😊

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1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Been busy since we moved two weeks ago, with fences going up, lots of deliveries of furniture, and our landscaper has been hard at work also. So far he has…

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1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

Haha! it definitely gets like that doesn't it. Just think.... you will soon forget about the $600, but you will be in your kitchen every day, and you will…

1 month1 monthshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

In that case, I think option 1 would look better - sorry to go with the more expensive one!! But you definitely want the light distributed right across your…

2 months2 monthsshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

I agree, the render is throwing blues more than greys. Don't stress too much, as dulie said, it is just paint. …

2 months2 monthsshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Thanks dulie, The display home had this and we absolutely loved it – had to include in our build!

2 months2 monthsshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

Yep, that was pretty much our experience too – I did all the double checking - my husband didn’t get involved, except for helping to choose items! I know…

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2 months2 monthsshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

A very busy week this week with carpets and pendants installed yesterday landscaping started and new couch delivered today. Now just finishing packing in time for moving day Friday.

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2 months2 monthsshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Metricon Sentosa 52 Modified

Such a shame and so disappointing for you. Unfortunately you have to check EVERYTHING with M. I found so many mistakes in plans and in contracts. Felt exactly the same…

2 months2 monthsshokel1975shokel1975 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

We only got carpet done post handover -Metricon laid the tiles. I work for head office of a national flooring company so we could get a much better quality carpet…

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