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3 months3 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

I came back onto the forum to see how everyone is progressing. This is looking great Oz. We have done very similar, except we have used a silver marble paver…

4 months4 monthsVandMVandM posted:
White spots on windows and white streaky bricks.

We have recently moved into a new house and after they have used an acid wash to clean the mortar off the bricks it has left a white streaky effect…

4 months4 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

We extended ours by 2m added two windows to the front of the facade and a roller door to the back. Cost was about $13,000. We extended our alfresco by…

4 months4 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Jordann house looks great! Really loving the facade. What colours did you use on the balcony and trim? I am really liking the darker colour on your balcony. Wish…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

After reading your posts amf139, I am so glad that our build has finished. I really feel for you. We had some hold ups throughout our admin process but nothing…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Yes all is going really well. A lot of hard work and things are everywhere at the moment. Living surrounded by dirt isn't much fun either but we saw the…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Hey Oz, the SS organises it for you. We had handover on Friday, appliances were delivered on Monday and installed on Tues. Sentinel also set up the alarm on Tues.…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Looking awesome gfernz.....great to see another Ambassador coming together!

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

We have the Savannah facade and just went for the up/down lights. I can post a pic for you when I get a chance with them on tonight....

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Congrats on deciding to go with Wisdom. We have also just finished a KDR, building the Ambassador 41. We are moving in today!! I am taking a small break while…

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5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Hi doosra, it depends on what you want to prioritise. I wanted shark edges but when we looked at the cost and what we were already spending, we had to…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Make sure you post some pics of your pool while it is happening. I will do the same. Agonising at the moment over outside tiling colours, types etc. Have you…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Ha Ha just saw that!
Credit to our SS, there was a flurry of activity at our place this week and there was a Wisdom van there again today. Not sure…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Finally have handover tomorrow! Two years on and we will be in our new home....it feels very surreal!
This our driveway also went in, we went through Wisdom. We are happy…

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Looks awesome Rocchet! Love the colours!

5 months5 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Glad PCI went well, I absolutely agree with your comments. We have also found that although the build is of a good quality, there were some things that we knew…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

That's crazy.....we have burnished wood in some of our bathrooms and home theatre cabinetry. At the time when picking between similar colours we were told that burnished wood was the…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

We have used Bristol Provincial Grey in our home theatre and we painted the ceiling as well. It is the same colour as the Monte Carlo display at Shell Harbour.

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Talking about paint colours, we had PCI on Friday and during the process I pointed out to our SS that the trim of our balcony is a different shade than…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Bristol Greylocks

I was just wondering if anyone has Bristol Greylocks in any area of your house. If so can you tell me which is closer to the colour, the top trim…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Thanks for your input! I do actually like the clear too, but as you said, I think it is bugging me because they don't match! We won't have time to…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Ha ha! We probably did have the same lady! Ours actually left Wisdom about 2 weeks after our colour appointment! She seemed ok but wasn't too fussed on giving us…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Opinions needed please!
At colours we selected clear stain for the front and internal doors. The internal doors I am happy with but not sure about the front door. We will…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Looking good Jordann! Our roof was on before bricks finished as well to keep the build going..

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Thanks MandM+4, congrats on moving forward, really looking forward to how yours comes together! We are happy with how the facade turned out, the Garage door went on today but…

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6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Hi spk_homebuild, we have replaced all of the cladding on our home with brick, including the cladding at the back of the house. The cost will depend on the bricks…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Re-staining front door

Oh.....yes, that makes sense it says clear finish on the documents so that would be right :-)
What is sanding and staining it likely to cost?

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Re-staining front door

We have just finished our build and I am not completely happy with how the stain colour looks on our front door. It is a maple door with a clear…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Hi MandM+4, I can't recall them saying anything about expansion joints..........the colour of the walls is Taubmans Windy Beach. It is very light grey, in some lights you can't even…

6 months6 monthsVandMVandM posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

Congrats to all of those who are moving on with the building process! We have our PCI booked on the 1st September and will get our keys on the 15th…

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