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5 d5 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Starting our KDR journey Metricon Glendale 50

Hey excited builders, we had troubles with our first installment too with CBA. Stuff wasn’t matching which seams very similar to you. But got sorted after 3-4 weeks from issued…

5 d5 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

So grand. Looks great

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7 d7 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Thanks r_13
Standard monument color bond, but yeah we love it too

9 d9 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Pretty slow going with this horrific weather, but we now have a roof, all be it 1week and a half after scheduled. Can’t help Mother Nature. Plumbing all done. Upstairs…

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23 d23 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Thanks nawsome. Yep from 3 weeks of nothing with slab. It’s flying along now. Can’t complain

24 d24 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

So I have some updates. We now have a second story, bottom story windows were fitted and doors delivered. Roof trusses were completed today and bottom story was also wrapped…

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25 d25 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yep that’s exactly what we did. I did my part to the bank then contacted metricon to say everything on my side is done. We are just waiting on payment…

26 d26 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yeah exactly. Totally agree

26 d26 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Nah my SS said it would be fine to start straight after although our framing didn’t start till 3-4 weeks after
And no I wouldn’t recommend with holding any payment unless…

26 d26 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

When we had slab invoice. Yes 7 days due but we took about 3 weeks from invoice to pay. The bank said first and last payments always take more time.…

26 d26 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Bold Living Acreage build, Scenic Rim QLD - Slab Stage

Speeding along now. How quick it happens. Looks great, even with the crazy kids in the window
Great diy as well.

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27 d27 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

sorry about that. Your SS is the man, what a gentleman, getting pleasure out of giving you a great home that will finally now be yours without worrying about a…

27 d27 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

That’s great news. How exciting having all the peace of mind that everything has been completed well and any problems were all rectified. Good to be you right now. Thursday…

27 d27 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

That’s great you are prepared with a lot of it. My only advice is. This is your house. You know what your taste is and what works for you. It’s…

27 d27 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Nice choices, another good looking rooster once completed

28 d28 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

I’m with you on that. The luxuries in life hurt a little sometimes

29 d29 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 Melb

They look so grand. Can’t get over how good they look and how formal the house looks. Not even stained yet. So worth the money, great choice and everything…

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29 d29 dstoff17stoff17 posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

That’s great having the top dogs sorting it. Fingers crossed it goes well and you can have full piece of mind. Happy days

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1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
New here we are building the Doulton 56 with extension

That’s so good, you will finally be able to live the dream. So I’m gathering they sorted your creaking floor for you to be happy

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1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Hahaha yep that’s what we are doing, not sure it’s a win but at least we get all the goodies for cheap

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

My brother had to do a m induction so all work is still covered under m. Have white card/insurances etc. all business stuff he has anyway.
Also he can now…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yeah that’s a big win for us, it’s horrific with some of the costing through m, some necessities and also we want luxuries so we run with it.
We paid…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Haven’t got exact figures, but when you’re getting all parts at cost wholesale price and labor at $40 a hour. We would kill m in pricing.
Couldn’t imagine the pricing…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Oh that’s a beautiful big house. Have you got a thread. I love seeing another big Home go up and do a sticky beak on your plans. Love seeing what…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Oh really, that’s not great
We are very happy with the outcome but do believe they got there money back with the outrageous pricing for some upgrades. But all in all…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yeah very early on before we signed anything. Pretty much just asked if this could happen and it might be a deal breaker for us if it can’t happen, but…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yeah maybe that’s why I don’t like warm. We had halogen in our previous house
LED’s are very different I know, that’s why we are going with the 3 in 1…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

Yeah it’s so deceiving, I like the color in the last pic. Doesn’t look yellow at all. Looks great
I believe there is another option, middle ground called natural white. More…

1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Building with Metricon

For me. Cool wins hands down

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1 month1 monthstoff17stoff17 posted:
Metricon Franklin 53 modified

Hey craigo, cheers. We are building in Fulham.
What design have you picked?

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