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2 d2 dSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

Hi guys
There is a blog or a thread I came across ages back regarding things to look out for at the end of the build and tips on PCI. Anyone…

4 d4 dSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

From memory, at our studio appointment, we were informed that that's possible

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4 d4 dSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

It's a bushfire requirement, based on proximity to bush etc, the materials have to be bushfire resistant

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4 d4 dSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

Not really; go with the flooring promo. It made sense to us..

4 d4 dSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

My front doors are in and I don't like them . They are BAL rated ones, so didn't have much choice with very limited selection from HUME doors.. And now,…

2 months2 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

Wow how did you even pick on that?
Our gyprock was in last week and we can't even figure whether all required insulation was in.. Won't know the difference between the…

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

For our 41sq house, matte porcelain in living areas came to $6.5ishk, cat 2 carpet $5k
I think you are good with $20k provision

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

Indeed, not much left!
All looks fab!
All the best for the rest

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Construction Cost for two units

Ok, am not sure about units, but My friend built a 28sq dbl storey with Wisdom and cost him around $300k. I think Allworth homes might be competitive as I…

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Backyard size

I have 2 kids, 2 dogs and currently building; there's a backyard of 12x18 left, we thought it was a large space, but when we visited the build site after…

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Austral bricks

I was going to say either silver or praline.. They were in my shortlist, so I remember them :)

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

Hi all
What security camera brand did you get, what are the main features why you chose that and where are they located?

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Austral bricks

Maybe you could visit Austral and ask them? Hard to tell..

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Sorry for the delayed post Orph
Just catching up
Many many many congrats on the handover. Hope the final things get sorted so you can enjoy your beauty
Happy moving!

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Ilike the ones in the2nd pic!

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Boutique Homes

Many thanks for the pics Darren! They look good :).
I actually called up Austral Bricks today and asked for addresses in the area where those bricks…

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Boutique Homes

Spoke to the SM and he said not to worry as it will look good after the acid wash. It's probably just me, I just change my mind too often,…

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

why not!

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Dream Metricon Glendale 38 (Sydney)!

Woohoo
Finally! Kick their b*tts if they are slack with the remaining items

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Our new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLD

I think I might have some figures somewhere, savings are mostly from cost and installation of downlights; from memory, we are talking around $40 savings per downlight..other things we are…

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Our new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLD

Rest assured! You have plenty!
We r building a 41sq and the lights placement is similar, think we have around 90 downlights planned, downstairs with M, rest post H/O

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Our new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLD

Hehe true
You did such a good job, why pay someone else to do it!!

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Boutique Homes

Hi EN710
Thank you so much for your reply and the link!
Not sure I like praline anymore
But will live with it.. Too late to change and can't afford to render!!

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Our new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLD

That is gorgeous! Best place to get wall paper from? We previously enquired about ot with a tradie and the price of wallpaper and installation put us off the idea

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Urban Fringe Praline Bricks

ally there were a couple of addresses that Austral gave us; one was very far away, the other one was a completely different brick and hubby just reminded me there…

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Boutique Homes

Hi EN710
Am building with Metricon and we selected Praline bricks too, but am not too happy with how it looks at the moment, just about 1m height of bricks laid…

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Building with Metricon

Help! I posted on a different thread, but in case, just repeating my question here: has anyone built with Urban Fringe Praline bricks? Can I see pics of the brickwork…

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Urban Fringe Praline Bricks

Hi all
Has anyone used the above bricks for their home? Can you spam me with pics please?
Our brickwork just started and oh horror, the brick color does not look good…

4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
Our new family home Metricon Metro 32 QLD

Gotta say, it's gorgeous
Lovely selections, nice bricks and pendant lights :)

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4 months4 monthsSpotmeSpotme posted:
North Shore Newhaven (Sydney)

They don't give us a plan like that in NSW AFAIK. In the contract it states placement of outlets at the disgression of their air con contractor.

Cheers Nom
Newhaven 36 by…

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