Day 6: Important build milestone reached!

Drove past our block today and noticed some important site prep had occurred!

The Dunny is here… Build Milestone complete!

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Site Start Dates

We received our site start dates from Carlisle today!

Temp Fence and Banner 4th March
Site Cut and Toilet 7th March
Set out and Bin 9th March
Electrical Connection 11th March
Drains 17th March
Slab Start 21st March
Slab Pour 23rd March

The excitement builds!

Electricity. Abolished.

Board after the meter has been removed

Electricity and gas service abolishment is a key pre-requisite for demolition.  Abolishment is the removal of a distributor’s assets from a property.  For electrical abolishment, this includes removal of the (smart) meter and disconnection of lines to the premise.   Continue reading “Electricity. Abolished.”


It’s the pits!

Last Thursday our underground, 3-phase electrical pit was installed.  Might not sound that exciting, but after what seems an eternity of planning and researching, it represents our first “tangible” step towards our dream home.

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Electrical Pit

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