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5 d5 dymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

i got the notification, i'm getting a quote from just power, and contacting origin ourselves as well.

7 d7 dymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

both, just glad that we got floor to ceiling, they were extra, but it was included in the upgrade cost to floor to ceiling, the standard range is only upto…

11 d11 dymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

i have to say i'm glad we got floor to ceiling tiles, looks great.

KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2
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13 d13 dymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

so just got told, the shut down period is 5 weeks from the 21st of Dec

14 d14 dymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

they thinking around Feb, as most of Jan they are close. i think we will have the internal paints done this year, and it will be next year before they…

14 d14 dymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

our cornices don't go in until later, ours is still out the open. so went and had a look yesterday, the tiling is mainly done, it looks nice floor to…

15 d15 dymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

so our bathroom tiling seems to be taking forever. it's been about two weeks now. but it could be because of the fact we have 4 bathrooms with full floor…

1 month1 monthymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

our waterproofing was done today, looks like all the walls in the bathrooms are the water resistant version, and the blue waterproof coating just in the wet areas.
also stairs…

2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
AllCastle Grandworth Newbury 37MKII

they didn't even gave us the option of different colours for different room. also budget out about an extra 5-8k for electricals. internal and electricals separate sessions for us. had…

2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

nice, it took about 3 week for us to get to pre-lining. the grandworth apparently takes longer to per-line, also we had a lot of cables going around.

2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

lower floor roofs doesn't go on until after the eaves are in. once the scaffolding are down then that's when they start the alfresco and front. our roof was on…

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2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

our gyprock has gone in over the weekend. looks like things will speed up a bit with the finishings. i believe stairs are going in this week.

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2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

this is a set inspection time, Pre-Lining is a inspection AC organise for you to attend, as having records of how pipes and ducting is laid will help in the…

2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

Pre-lining inspection tomorrow, going to take lots of photos of the wiring and plumbing to help with future renos. once gyprock goes in this week, it should speed up again.

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2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

after gyprocks go in. if the rain is pooling just tell your site supervisor and they can do something about that.

2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

we were lucky, our roof was on before the big rain a few months back. it's ok as long as they drain the upper floor the yellow tongue will not…

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2 months2 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

it looks like we will be finishing off pre-lining soon, all the scaffolding is gone. fingers crossed.

3 months3 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

so our roof got capped and ridges done, solar panels are going on. then they will start on ground floor roofs. haven't had a chance to look at internals yet.

3 months3 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

we were lucky that the roof was on before the big storm last weekend. the plumbing was done very well, by the same guy that did the pit outside.

3 months3 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

Render for the front done, internal wiring going in this week, the sarking was done very well.

4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

our roof is now on, and AC is once again at the fore front at invoicing :)

4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

yes we did, we cut into the media room by 1m as we didn't need something that big. the media room is more like a games room for us. so…

4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

we didn't have beaumont, we used beautiful tiles. should be similar, the builders range is pretty thin, it didn't cost much to upgrade to porcelain. be prepared to pay around…

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4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
Wood look tiles

we are acutally doing the timber look tiles thoughout the house, using timbertech. it looked good installed, and hopefully it won't be too cold upstairs.

4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

The gutters are in, i am thinking the roofers will start soon.

4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

great news on that coppersmith. we still waiting for our bricking to be complete. all internal pipes are done now.
just glad we got the garage extended by a meter…

4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

not much progress, the bricking hasn't happened for a week due to waiting for scaffolding and more bricks. now that everything is in place it will continue on, but all…

4 months4 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

bricking is progressing, but it feels a bit slower compare to the other stages but i know bricking will take a while, internal plumping has been done now.

5 months5 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

great news on the frame, hopefully no more stuff ups for you.
we had 1 minor defect coming out of the houspect report regarding one of the frames, which hopefully…

5 months5 monthsymiao4398ymiao4398 posted:
KDR - Allcastle Homes Grandworth 45 MK2

so our bricking has started. gave me a panic attack yesterday when i saw the mortar going on was very dark, apparently that's how they look going on, and once…

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