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Coral Daydream 32

Hi Sam! Do you have a better picture of the floor plan with room measurements etc.
We really like this floor plan alot but cant find any of the measurement…

1 month1 monthSkcelSkcel posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

No you dont have to sign anything until you are satisfied with the contract and went through it thoroughly. I'd suggest taking the contract home and going over it before…

1 month1 monthSkcelSkcel posted:
Building the Hampton with Allworth Homes

Looks great! Dont forget to put weed mats down before whose white pebbles! I made that mistake and now have to pull them all up!

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3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Did you try moving it up abit and seeing if they laid it on rocks haha! Ours isn't growing because they laid turf on top of rocks so the roots…

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3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Hi guys! Hope everybody is processing well with there build or even settled in already! We have been flat out organising things to be completed. We finally got a mailbox…

GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed
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3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Hi guys,
We received the keys on Friday afternoon and have been flat out moving in over the weekend. Just wanted to update everybody before I forget about it.
Bank…

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Have had some issues with handover the last few days, the bank done its final inspection and wouldn't release finals funds because of things that were not completed. Turf, Bath,…

GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed
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3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Thanks everybody! We are incredibly excited to get the keys on Friday. Went up this afternoon to check if our outside lights and PowerPoint were fixed and to our surprise…

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

A bit of an update, PCI went pretty well. Spent an hour or so going through the house. Yellow dotted all the paint issues and was told they would be…

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3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Yeah they came up really well! We have our PCI today at 3pm abit nervous as i know there is alot of outstanding paint issues that will arrise that they…

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Porter Davis homes

We have 2 pallets left over, plan on using it for garden edging and beds

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3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Spent the day packing today and filled up x3 large garbage bags of declutter.. nothing worse than taking stuff into a brand new home that you don't need haha. Yesterday…

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3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

They are deffintely posting haha. X4 times
Yeah we are thinking about that or bolting it to a cement pad. But its only a 160$ statue and what if we sell…

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

The turf and driveway were already included in our tender but we had the option to have it removed and to complete ourselves. The less work after handover the better.…

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

We got abit excited this afternoon and got a headstart on our front door feature. Thinking we might add some small green plants or keep it with the white stone…

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Update;
We went up yesterday to see what had been completed as this is our final week of fitout. When we got there the SS turned up to complete some…

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
My build in Bloomdale- PCI completed

It's to early to get a date? Wtf is your SS smoking the house will be completed next week. Have to wonder how some peoppe have these jobs.

3 months3 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Porter Davis homes

Mine were the complete opposite, length they were correct but width my measurements were about 5cm more haha

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Having NBN connected to your new home

Try another provider? Aussie broadband are by far the best at the moment.

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Oh i thought the crossover was the gap between the letterbox - curb thats owned by the council. Its all been cut correctly today notherthless.

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Having NBN connected to your new home

NBN for a new home is a $300 connection/ 1 time set-up fee if its FTTP. This is not avoidable as its a charge directly from NBN and gets passed…

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

What do you mean about the driveway crossover? They cut lines today across the driveway horizontally about 4 and than vertically down the centre. What else is required normally?

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Porter Davis homes

Can you threaten them with legal action? That might be enough for them to just pay there half.

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Porter Davis homes

Unfortunately thats not how it works.. if they currently own the block then they are liable for it. You send them x3 fencing quotes for them to select one and…

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4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Life after handover

Yeah that would be perfect mate, i can see alot of paint defects around the home especially outside under the eavs etc. Our PCI is thursday afternoon. I also noticed…

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
Coral Homes Noosa 23 - Ormeau Hills: Life after handover

Hi Cayden, almost finished mate! How serious are you taking the PCI will you be going as far as missing mortar on the external bricks etc. We have PCI this…

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Driveway got poured today! Really happy with the result still have to top coat it tomorrow. They even laid a step down from the laundry and a pad for the…

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4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Thanks marz! We are about 2 weeks out now pending how long occupation certificate takes. This week will be the most exciting week yet as our final fittings, lights, floors…

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner Mandalay 282 - Bundanoon

Some good updates, that paint looks the same as ours whats yours called?
Your final flooring starts the same date as ours and we are literally at the same stage
Hopefully…

4 months4 monthsSkcelSkcel posted:
GJ Gardner - Week 17 - Completed

Update end of Week 15,
Had a meeting with the SS this morning as he was working on our house completing the final fittings. Just dropped off our pendant lights…

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