5 July - Driveway poured.
4 July - Fences completed. Floating shelves installed.
3 July - Front concrete poured.
2 July - Electrician fits off feature lighting and other small work. Fences continue.
1 July - Moving day.
29 June - Appliance Day! (all installed except for DV system and Rangehood). Rups starts staying.
28 June - Carpet tucked, skirting boards refitted.
27 June - Floorboards finished. Fences continue.
26 June - Floorboards continue. Fences continue.
25 June - Floorboards continue. Fences started.
22 June - Blinds & Wardrobes fitted.
21 June - Carpet laid.
20 June - Carpet underlay installed. Fence posts installed.
19 June - Floorboards continue.
18 June - Floorboards start.
17 June - Pack up skirting boards, paint mail box.
16 June - Second coat to skirting boards
15 June - Remove and paint skirting boards
Construction (Total elapsed time - 208 days)
CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE (86 Days)
15 June - Handover!!
1 June - PCI
31 May - Telstra lead in trench dug.
30 May - Timber varnished, facade painted, Laundry stone re-cut for trough. Independent Inspection. House cleaned again.
29 May - Broom / Linen cupboard shelving completed.
26 May - Tiler returns to finish bath hob.
25 May - Rear sliding flyscreen doors fitted.
24 May - Mirrors fitted.
23 May - Splashback fitted, termite barrier completed. New BC.
22 May - Site cleaned, port-a-loo removed, rubbish cage emptied.
21 May - Perimeter security fence removed.
19 May - Showerscreens completed.
18 May - Showerscreens started.
17 May - Wet area joins caulked.
16 May - House cleaned and gas meter fitted.
15 May - Colour coat of render applied.
14 May - Downpipes connected to stormwater.
11 May - Door furniture fitted, Portico re-sealed, External carpentry completed.
10 May - Plumbing fit off completed.
9 May - Grout finished. Tiling completed.
8 May - Grout started. Garage door fitted.
4 May - Tiling continues. Rangehood holes cutout in kitchen.
3 May - Tiling continues.
2 May - Tiling continues. Heating and cooling vents fitted off.
1 May - Tiling continues (Laundry splashback, Ensuite shower base, Bathroom shower wall), Bathroom and Ensuite cabinets replaced with CG finish, Laundry trough & Bathroom / Ensuite sinks fitted.
30 Apr - Tiling started (Bathroom shower base, Laundry floor, Toilet floor).
26 Apr - Lights installed.
24 Apr - Shower recesses waterproofed. Powerpoints and light switches fitted off.
23 Apr - Data / TV / Foxtel wiring fitted off. DV points fitted off. Tiles delivered.
20 Apr - Guttering and flashing to portico removed and replaced. Portico lining board removed.
19 Apr - Wardrobe check / measure. Blinds colour selection and check / measure.
18 Apr - Staining completed. All painter's work done.
17 Apr - More stain to windows, bifolds started.
16 Apr - Stain started to windows
13 Apr - Internal doors re-hung.
11 Apr - Colour coat completed, internal doors painted, downpipes and meter box painted.
10 Apr - Colour cut in started, undercoat in entry hall completed. Stone in Kitchen, Pantry, Bathroom, Ensuite and Laundry installed.
9 Apr - Ceilings painted, architraves started, undercoat in family room completed.
7 Apr - Windows / Doors / Cabinetry covered in preparation for painting.
4 Apr - Entry ceiling painted (undercoat).
FIXING STAGE COMPLETE (28 Days)
21 Mar - Front projection eaves lined.
20 Mar - Plaster marked up in preparation for painting.
15 Mar - Render to front projection and alfresco completed.
14 Mar - Down pipes installed. Garage box gutter installed.
13 Mar - Skirtings and architraves fitted. Internal doors hung.
9 Mar - Cabinets fitted. Doors and architraves started.
8 Mar - Front projection rendered, Alfresco render started, internal doors, skirting, architraves & cabinetry delivered.
7 Mar - Bi-fold doors fitted to Alfresco.
2 Mar - Bricks cleaned.
1 Mar - Cornices fitted.
29 Feb - Site cleaned.
28 Feb - Plaster work continues.
27 Feb - Plaster sealing of gaps / screw holes etc.
26 Feb - Plaster boards completed.
LOCKUP STAGE COMPLETE (66 Days)
24 Feb - Plaster boards started.
23 Feb - Bricks complete!
22 Feb - Bricks continue (alfresco complete, front projection started, sills started).
21 Feb - Lockup carpenter fixed inspection items, front door handle fitted, bricks continue (alfresco).
20 Feb - Bricks continue (North wall, alfresco).
17 Feb - Plaster and cornices delivered, Bricks continue (Front North wall complete).
16 Feb - Bricks continue (North wall and facade), wall mixers fitted.
15 Feb - Bricks continue (garage), insulation batts fitted.
14 Feb - Bricks continue (south side complete, east side started), Electrical roughed in.
13 Feb - Bricks started (south side).
10 Feb - Ducted Vacuum points relocated, external doors hung, CSDs hung, Foyer window fitted, walls straightened, bath hob completed, broken noggins fixed, Ducted Heating unit fitted.
9 Feb - On-site meeting with SS.
7 Feb - Mortar sand delivered, South side wrap fixed.
6 Feb - Bricks delivered (yay!), Shower bases fitted and waterproofed.
1 Feb - Ductwork complete, Evaporative Cooling unit fitted, correct size Foyer window delivered.
30 Jan - Heating / Cooling ducting started.
25 Jan - Shower drains fitted.
23 Jan - Ducted Vacuum poins fitted (wrong locations - SS to fix).
20 Jan - All items from Inspection resolved, Framing finished, Smart Wiring roughed in, Solar Panel fitted.
18 Jan - No roof work. Independent Inspection for slab and frame carried out.
17 Jan - Roofing continues, Water leak fixed.
16 Jan - Roofing started.
12 Jan - House wrapped, Roof tiles delivered, Safety rails installed.
29 Dec - Internal plumbing fitted, Smart Meter installed.
23 Dec - Guttering and Fascias installed.
21 Dec - Site cleaned, crushed rock put down. Guttering and Fascias delivered.
FRAME STAGE COMPLETE (13 days)
19 Dec - Framing completed. All windows and door frames fitted (aside from Foyer window - wrong size).
17 Dec - Aluminium windows (x8) and rumpus stacker door delivered.
16 Dec - Continuation of roof trusses.
15 Dec - Roof trusses started, timber windows (x7) and timber door frames (x6) delivered.
14 Dec - Garage framed, bracing completed, engineered support beams installed.
13 Dec - Internal walls completed.
12 Dec - First meeting with SS, External walls erected and internal walls started.
10 Dec - External walls constructed.
09 Dec - Framing continues, stud & noggin lengths cut.
08 Dec - Framing started, wall positions marked on the ground.
07 Dec - Electricity Meter Box fitted, Site cleaned, Framing wood delivered.
SLAB STAGE COMPLETE (16 days)
06 Dec - Slab poured.
05 Dec - Reo and waffle pods laid.
02 Dec - Slab boxing complete.
01 Dec - Slab excavation complete, slab formwork started. Reo and waffle pods delivered to site.
28 Nov - Under slab plumbing complete.
24 Nov - Cyclone fence delivered and put up.
23 Nov - Building envelope pegged out and electrical cables run.
22 Nov - Rubbish cage delivered.
21 Nov - Official Site Start date.
18 Nov - Port-a-loo delivered and site scrape.
11 Nov - Signed off on construction drawings and building permit received.
19 Oct - Land settlement.
25 Mar - Contract appointment.
18 Mar - Electrical appointment.
18 Mar - Colour appointment.
01 Mar - Tender appointment.
11 Feb - Completed appointments with our sales sales agent (house type, siting, facade, variations).
05 Jan - Placed deposit with our sales agent for the Sandpiper 33.