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5 h5 htngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Getting some quote for our post handover work. First of all is a decorative security front door. This is a new way of adding decor and security at the same…

8 d8 dtngotngo posted:
Bricks Grandview 27

I'm so glad that I've been checking the right house. Your house truly looks stunning :)

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8 d8 dtngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Thanks for still checking out my thread <3 . We hope the next stage won't take long to start as I heard that after Enclosed stage which is plastering and…

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8 d8 dtngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Hi Rgjain, I saw your house getting nearly done too, actually on your side, yours looks the best. Sorry about the comment on the fencing, I took my personal opinion…

9 d9 dtngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

I was quite happy with the fact that Clarendon has fencing for our construction. Not many builders around my estate actually has that apart from Plantantion Homes, Metricon (Not a…

9 d9 dtngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Bricks were done last week. What a feeling. The Brick color actually matches the facia so well, out of my fear that Classic Cream Colorbond would be too yellow. Initially…

9 d9 dtngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

What a hectic time we had. I could not find a proper time to write an update. Change Job, some issues when living with parents (with initial thoughts to save…

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Slab Poured, 2 weeks after commencement. Smoothest concrete I've ever seen LOL. The foundation looks huge, I can't even believe our house footprint only covers 51% of our land.
Anything…

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Thanks Rgjain, all the best for your build too :wink:

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Yes, We were lucky to buy the land when it was just registered a month before we found out the estate. I feel a lot for you, 5 months waiting…

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2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can we fit a security screen door behind the entry door

Thanks Nawsome, looks great, I wish I could find such place in Brisbane. Dealing with this remotely is probably a pain.

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Site Scrapping last Tuesday, a week earlier than expected start date in my contract. was so happy.

Piers Down yesterday, total 9 of them, Clarendon required piering due to the…

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can we fit a security screen door behind the entry door

Yes, I've seen these options too, they even more expensive than the Laser Cut Doors.

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2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can we fit a security screen door behind the entry door

Thanks Nawsome, it's not bad at all, if they could just make more design or pattern so the door doesn't look very plain.

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Sadly I went to Oxworks in Brisbane and they had no idea about the security door that sinbox talked about

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can we fit a security screen door behind the entry door

thanks Lee54
Yes, sounds like I rather save money for those decorative doors. The pocket screen doors you said are not bad actually

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can we fit a security screen door behind the entry door

Thanks for the thoughtful reply. You're definitely right. We might get a good security camera systems and insurance and that might help.

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can we fit a security screen door behind the entry door

It sucks, doesn't. The entry door costs thousands and we can barely see it.

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can we fit a security screen door behind the entry door

Is this just me that I extremely hate a security screen door in front of entry door, but for the sake of getting breeze I would love to put one…

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can you dye or lighten the color of Mortar Joint

Hi buildingnanna
Did you use it, I would love to do if that works, was it something like this
https://www.bunnings.com.au/dunlop-250m ...…

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Can you dye or lighten the color of Mortar Joint

I kept thinking if we could save any going with Coral Homes :oops:

2 months2 monthstngotngo posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

JS east 1l : Ours took one month, you should check with them if your waiting is over a month, sometimes they are just…

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
Can you dye or lighten the color of Mortar Joint

Yeah, nerve cracking that it might cost thousands too, that's why I wonder if anybody know any cheaper solution.

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
Can you dye or lighten the color of Mortar Joint

Has anyone know a method that can lighten up the color of mortar or dye it to a bright light color on an existing brick wall. We love our brick…

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
House plan_Metricon_Grandview27_Deep Water Estate, Bald Hill

No from us too. Since our developer sadly didn't install NBN. But if my builder do, they charge hundreds of dollars to have that ready as far as I know.…

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
House plan_Metricon_Grandview27_Deep Water Estate, Bald Hill

wow, looks great, I wish we have a bigger frontage as yours.
Just wonder if your builder installed anything for future NBN ?

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
Clarendon Home Theatre contractor

Clarendon use YHC for their electrical part yhc.com.au . The sale person won't be knowledgeable to answer you, I reckon you can ask this company to see if they could…

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Gambit79
I actually didn't try to negotiate, that was what they stated. Only thing was that originally they put down the building time to…

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Did they state in the contract their penalty rate ? Our contract was HIA and it states that rate to be $100 per day, I'm building in QLD.

3 months3 monthstngotngo posted:
Building single storey Metricon – Grandview 27 in Deep Water

Hi, great to have someone building in the same Estate ::cheerleader::Looks like your plan process have completed quicker than ours.
I hope all the best for your…

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