Saturday, February 27, 2010

One more week.....

So I didn't move in today as originally hoped...handover is now set for next Friday and I'll move on the 6th, there are a few more little things to

Kitchen and my divine black splashback (love it!!):
Splashback again and 90cm freestanding oven!!:

Kitchen, including built-in shelves and floorboards:

Looking from kitchen out:

The beautiful decking:

Deck outside Bed 1:

Kitchen looking from outside:

Dining Room with floorboards down:

Both the sliding stackers looking from kitchen:

Family Room:

Kitchen built-in shelving:

Kitchen again:

Entry porch with feature tiles (same tiles still to be laid on the ground):
Side yard (left of house as you look at it):


Deck (alfresco area):

Backyard looking from other end (and the lovely fence):

Side of house (right side as you look at it):

Looking from the sreet:

And again:


WIR and Ensuite in Bed 1 looking from study:

Bed 1:

Entrance way to Bed 1:

From the porch looking in:

Rumpus Room:

From back hallway looking to front door:

Avie's Room when she outgrows the nursery/study:

Looking from WC down hall to Brynn's Room:

Bathroom window, funny story, they installed a standard window, then the glazier came to install the frosted windows but only did one side as you can see!!!...fully frosted window to be done this week:

Carpet in back hallway, door to Bed 4/Guest Room:

WC and hallway looking from Brynn's Room:

Guest Bedroom:

Brynn's Room:

Friday, February 5, 2010

The finishing touches part 2...

We were at the house last Thurs to do a list of defects - not too many, mainly paint chips etc with inspectors/certifiers going through yesterday and on Monday. We are still on track for the 5th Feb!!
Firstly, now that miss Avie is here, I can show you the feature wall in the rumpus room (girls playroom), it is Dulux Iced Vovo:
Light shades over island bench:

Feature light dining room:

Feature light entry hallway:

Deck almost done:

WC cleaned and shiny, just awaiting mirror for above basin:

Shower screen in main bathroom, bathroom nicely cleaned now:

Vanity and cabinet in main bathroom:

Mirror in ensuite, half if it anyway:

Freestanding oven ready for install:

Fully integrated Miele dishwasher, kitchen people have now measured and will be back to install front piece:

Thursday, January 28, 2010

The finishing touches, part 1

Out to the house today, carpenter has done handles etc and will finish the deck on Tuesday probably, plumber done all the taps, toilets etc and wil be back to do the dishwasher next week. Also out next week is electrician who will finish off the lights and powerpoints etc. Floorboard laying and landscaping will start 15th Feb, carpet and blinds after that, splashback has been ordered! Lots of final inspections 4th - 8th Feb.


Posts ready for the deck:
WC in ensuite:

Shower in ensuite:

Towel rail and toilet roll holder in ensuite:

Vanities with taps in ensuite, mirrors to come:

Flyscreens awaiting installation:

Tub and tap in laundry:


Pantry shelves:

Handles on robes and doors:

Hanging rail in wardrobes:
Main WC:

Sink in WC:

Bath with tap and mixer:

Towel rail in main bathroom:

Vanity in main bathroom with mirror cabinet (the blue will come off!):
Shower in main bathroom: