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5 d5 dsydneysidersydneysider posted:
Ask a lighting design engineer - general Q&A

Hi,
I am still early in the construction phase, but am starting to do research for anything I have to do post-handover. I've started thinking about my LED downlights, and am…

15 d15 dsydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW

Fingers crossed it isn't a mould issue! I've also had my frames exposed to the recent rain, however haven't seen anything like mould on mine.

17 d17 dsydneysidersydneysider posted:
Bathroom Traps

Hi H1,
My build is currently progressing with plumbing having just completed in the last week. I've noticed that the baths and vanities upstairs don't seem to have their own dedicated…

1 month1 monthsydneysidersydneysider posted:
House pathway ideas

Hi H1,
Hoping to get some inspiration from those who are building or have finished building.
I am only just starting my build now, but have started to think about ideas for…

2 months2 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Balmoral 34 MKI Majestic Facade (Syd) - Handover 16.11.15

Your driveway and pathway look completely different compared to before it was applied. Who did you ask to do the epoxy/concrete sealing, if you don't mind me asking?

2 months2 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson have a new $25,000 cash back promotion for the next month for anyone taking up the lux package if anyone is interested or missed out on the orange promo.

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2 months2 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Has anyone asked Rawson for extra noggins to be installed (to hold tvs, etc)?
I would like to also have my electricity meter inside the garage for easier access - has…

2 months2 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Balmoral 34 MKI Majestic Facade (Syd) - Handover 16.11.15

The doors look great CH!
Same with your lawn Steve - will be having a detailed read of your landscaping thread when the time comes for me!

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3 months3 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Great pics w&j - hopefully they'll keep the momentum going! Looks like you've got one of the bigger houses one area!

3 months3 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Have you tried looking at the colour when the sun is shining directly at the door? It can be quite a different colour (although probably still not near as light…

3 months3 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW

Good to see some progress! I can see all the outlines of the rooms!
The rain looks to be clearing up so hope it all speeds up..

4 months4 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Hi JohnnBaut,
I am somewhat surprised at that response. When Rawson name a house, the squares is based on total squares of the house. For example, a Balmoral 38 is a…

4 months4 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

If your electrical appointment isn't for a little while, I would suggest that you raise it with your pre-construction administrator to get an answer sooner. They will liaise with the…

4 months4 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW

Looking good Fee! Looks like it's moving along for you. Hope the weather holds out

4 months4 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

The T&Cs says it expires in about 2 months - might be worth having a chat with Rawson anyway though.
"Offer is open to all new customers who request a tender…

4 months4 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

For anyone looking to build with Rawson and plan on choosing Lux inclusions - Rawson have just started their Orange Carpet Event offer. It is mostly the same as last…

4 months4 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Has anyone decided to lay tiles after handover?
I've read that Rawson/Tile direct will provide a credit of $27.50 per sqm - I presume this is just for the cost of…

5 months5 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Have you checked your tender to see which air con unit was included there? As noted above, Rawson provide a bigger A/C unit to houses greater than 34 or 35…

5 months5 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Has anyone upgraded their Daikin controller from the Nav Ease controller to the zone controller? Just wanted to know whether you can have multiple zone controllers controlling the same AC…

5 months5 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Building a Huntley 30 with Rawson @Colebee (Stone Cutters)

Hi alisonandrew,
I chose the Orpheus brick also and liked the darker colour. I never saw the lighter version when I went to the brickyard in Horsley Park - is this…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Hi D&S,
Great to see another Rawson build on Homeone! Very keen to follow your progress.
I have read and bookmarked your blog :) Very good read!
Thanks for…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW

Hi Fee,
Great to see another Rawson build here. Look forward to following the progress of your build!

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Building at Willowdale

Hi Zoe,
My understanding is that the council impose development requirements (including setback requirements) in the DCP (as linked above), however, individual developers can impose additional developer requirements - for example,…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Thanks red!
I just had a look at one of the external lights and it is double the price of Beacon lighting.. Given the difference, I would assume Rawson include the…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Thanks Katran - I will triple check my bench heights!
In regards to the sink choices - I had a look through the Lux brochure and it doesn't really give you…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Thanks CalvinHobbes. It's good to know there are ways to increase the height of the overhead cupboards. I was worried it would look too square after increasing the splashback height.
I…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

Thanks red15, katran and CalvinHobbes for the heads-up about the kitchens.
Starting to plan my electrical and kitchen layout now since I have some time off work. I've had a read…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Getting copies of neighbours plans

Thanks for the quick response.
I was more looking for the site and elevation plans more than the floor or electrical plans. I can access site and electrical plans through my…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Getting copies of neighbours plans

Hi H1F,
I am currently in the plan stage of a build in a greenfield estate. I'd be interested to know how my neighbours have planned their build as it would…

6 months6 monthssydneysidersydneysider posted:
Rawson Homes - General Thread

How long is the tile, interior colours and electrical appointments?
I'm waiting for my final plans after the tender presentation, but was hoping to start looking at display homes to get…

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