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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Still haven't got the backyard sorted but at least we have a vege patch now

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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Yeah that's probably the size of ours. No dramas fitting two cars in ours

2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

That's great you got palmetto included. No idea why our developers decided on couch... guess because it's cheaper but I really don't like it

2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

I can't remember off the top of my head. Around 6 metres I think.

2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Yeah. Looks so much better now.
Might have to check AG Buffalo out when we do the back. Plan on putting some palmetto out the back as well

2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Thanks! Dreading tackling the sandpit out the back. I think I'll aim to get the paving and shed done in the next couple of weeks but leave the grass until…

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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

So I don't have to walk so far from my front door to get the mail :-P
Also as the cross over was done before we bought…

2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Now the challenge is to see if we can keep it that way :lol:

2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

We paid about $7 per square metre for the upgrade to Buffalo. I just really didn't want to have to deal with couch and it invading all the garden beds.…

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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

The front garden was done this week by the developers landscapers. Looks much better than just having sand everywhere
Also glad we paid a little bit to upgrade to buffalo…

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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Build - Long journey nearly over!

Yeah, I wouldn't be happy with the builder and would fight them over the grout. Sounds like they have been a bit of a nightmare.

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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Build - Long journey nearly over!

I haven't been on the forum much lately as work and life has been flat but your house is looking great! Mine still looks like a construction site lol
You must…

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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Hey,
Life has been pretty hectic, especially work which has prevented me getting much done.
Spent the weekend prepping the front for the front landscaping to be done and was just about…

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2 months2 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
My first build - Celebration Homes - Brightwood Baldivis WA

Looks awesome Dave! House looks like it's really coming along nicely!

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4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
My first build - Celebration Homes - Brightwood Baldivis WA

Awesome! Congrats Dave!

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4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
My first build - Celebration Homes - Brightwood Baldivis WA

Awesome stuff! Glad it all went well.
We had the bath plug go walkabout at our final inspection. Seems to happen a lot. The supervisor carried spares in his car

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4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
New build with Redink Madora Bay

Wow! Motoring along!

4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
Our build with Easystart Homes in Carissa Estate (Seville Gr

That's awesome! Congrats!

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4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
{Dawn} SE Melb Build - Long journey nearly over!

It's all looking great!

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4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Haha thanks guys.
It helps having the landscapers throw some ideas at us.
I've sort of marked out where things are going to go in the backyard.
Going to pave…

4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Mrs Bob sketched out her re-worked design on a piece of paper so I've re-jigged the landscapers plan with some crude MS Paint skill :lol:
It's not…

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4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Tell me about it! Still so much to do.
The landscapers sent through their plan and Mrs Bob didn't like it so waiting for her re-jigged plan before I email them…

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4 months4 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

The cabinet maker came around yesterday and moved the cabinet higher so our fridge finally fits!
There's some marking on the wall that is an easy touch up job so not…

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5 months5 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

I've always had chilli plants and herbs at every house I've lived in over the last few years and haven't had much of a problem with creepy crawlies. Same with…

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5 months5 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Yeah. Our problem is that we aren't really gardeners. As long as it looks neat and tidy we'll be happy. Wasn't too sure on having such a large grassed area…

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5 months5 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Yeah. We figure we can always change the landscaping over time. Just want to get rid of the sand lol

5 months5 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Landscape meeting went well. We were totally unprepared and had no idea what style we wanted. Thankfully the landscaper had some ideas
They are going to do a sort of…

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5 months5 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
M & C's First Build with HGWA - Eglinton

Congrats on the slab!

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5 months5 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Yeah we still haven't made much progress in bedroom and theatre furniture. My desk and chair arrived today for the office. just need to put them together. Still not 100%…

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5 months5 monthsSilentBoBSilentBoB posted:
First timers - Smart Homes for Living in Wellard

Landscape meeting is booked in for this week so hopefully we won't have sand out the front for much longer. Still haven't touched the back but really need to start…

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