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5 d5 dstanusstanus posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Excellent Renman,
love the fireplace. Is it a heat n glo?
Who Installed it?
Looks sleek.

7 d7 dstanusstanus posted:
Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Vista
Did you do a provision with the builder for the recess space for the projector or did you do after handover? I remember another member getting M to do a…

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8 d8 dstanusstanus posted:
Our Metricon Liberty 45 on the Northern Beaches, Sydney

Great looking theater room.
What brand speakers? They look expensive.

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9 d9 dstanusstanus posted:
Knock Down Rebuild - Doulton 57 Classique

Congratulations!
Since I am building the same I will follow your post.
It is a great design I fell in love with it first I saw it.
Any other info?
Have you demolished…

12 d12 dstanusstanus posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

Great looking Party.
You don't need to rent a hall.
Your house is big enough to host the party!
The first pick is the cinema room?

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12 d12 dstanusstanus posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

Yes they charged extension fees. If you are not ready to build they will charge until you go to site.

17 d17 dstanusstanus posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

Admin took 1 year 3 months. I signed initially end of January 2017 but was signing variations till end of April 2018.

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20 d20 dstanusstanus posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

I drive passed the site every day to work.
Imagine my surprise as I rounded the bend and saw the blue toilet sticking out like a sore thumb.
I was so excited…

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

Excellent choices shokel love the feature tiles.
A visit to beaumont's is always an extra cost.
When I left there the extra tiles cost (the upgrade) was 59k. That was on top…

21 d21 dstanusstanus posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

no start date yet... probably in the next few weeks

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21 d21 dstanusstanus posted:
Building the Metricon Doulton

'There was movement on the site, for the word had passed around there was a blue dunny in the front yard but no temp fence to be found'

Getting close now...

Building the Metricon Doulton
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21 d21 dstanusstanus posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Shokel's contract says signature have a look at the pic.
it is probably not a hard and fast rule.
I remember Vuster got champagne when he signed for the Bordeaux.
They might just…

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21 d21 dstanusstanus posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Metricon signature homes customers get champagne in a bucket,
Designer homes customers get a little folio bag to put their documents in (well that's what I got)
Congratulations shokel1975!

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28 d28 dstanusstanus posted:
Bldg w Metricon QLD - Shocking experience, shld I pull out?

My Building should start next month (my 'file' has been passed onto construction) although at the moment I have no start date. I had to finalise a investment home sale…

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1 month1 monthstanusstanus posted:
Bldg w Metricon QLD - Shocking experience, shld I pull out?

I am building with Metricon myself.
With most volume builders the costs of certain items i.e site costs, tiles unfortunately come later as variations. My variations after contract come to about…

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1 month1 monthstanusstanus posted:
Metricon - Savannah 40 - Adelaide Athelstone

Hello Craigo
Following your build.
You had me hooked at 3m ceilings.
Metricon were the only displays that I saw which were 3m high downstairs.
And when I started with my Doulton build the…

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

Margin,
Vuster might like to chime in.
However, I used to remember the name but it currently escapes me.
The link to the Beaumont website has been removed and my bookmark does not…

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Renman,
what brand/model?
I would have thought they would have left it with you and the dishwasher installer would have put it on.

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

did you get good underlay?

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

It is one thing I will also been doing post handover also.
That and wardrobe cabinetry. I found the prices of cabinetry excessive at M and left it on the post…

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

When the carpet goes in it is definately time to move in. Congrats Renman on the journey so far. If you do not mind how much of a saving between…

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

If you get a professional to tint the glass on the door it should look fine. Maybe a mirror tint?
I have not used this guy (Melbourne Style Tinting) but he…

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

D777,
apart from replacing the glass the only thing I can think of is the film stuff.
Some people on the forums seem to like it.
At my selections I initially thought clear…

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

Renman
the appliances look sleek, like a supercar!

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2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
Building the Zanzibar 45 with Metricon

Great selections. Love the calacata gold bench. What is the thickness of the island bench top?
I would have gone calacata bench top if I was not following the display homes…

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2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
Building with Metricon

Ask for it from the sales consultant.

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

The house looks excellent. A true mansion. Looks just like the display.
Congratulations D777!

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2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb

My sales consultant was honest with pricing,(his estimates were spot on) the problem was me. I was in upgrade mode so prelim estimate increased by over 30 per cent by…

2 months2 monthsstanusstanus posted:
Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb

If you are given the chance go 3m downstairs. It will give the home opulence.
I remember seeing the Bordeaux in Balwyn 4 plus years ago and the thing that impressed…

3 months3 monthsstanusstanus posted:
Our KDR Metricon Doulton - Melb

Welcome aboard.
I am also building the Doulton. And there a few others also on the forum. What stage are you up to? Have you done selection?

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