We had our PCI inspection this morning. It was like a weird cross between the excitement of Christmas and the apprehension of going back to work after a holiday! I couldn’t sleep I was so excited that we are almost done but the thought of finding something that would delay us or missing something worried… Read More Week 33: PCI
It was a low action week on site with carpets being installed and cleaning. but we got our construction manager sign off on Friday, and an official letter from our CSR that the PCI process has now started. We have booked in PCI for 22nd October, and contacted a private inspector to go through on… Read More Week 32: PCI Date
A short week this week was dedicated to fixing the leak in our bathroom. Waterproofers, tilers and plasterers were all back to fix the “small leak” that resulted in this beast of patching in our guest bedroom. House was unlocked so we took a walk through. Most of the mirrors and shower screens were installed.… Read More Week 31: Leak Fixed
Officially the end of our contract this week based on when our slab was laid…or 3 weeks over if you count from site scrape which is Wisdom’s official start of construction. The QA team finally made it to inspect our build this week (2 weeks late) and promptly found that our shower in the main… Read More Week 30: Leaky Bathroom
Bit of a pensive week this week. It’s 2 years since we requested our tender from Wisdom and just over a year since our land registered. At this point we should be used to waiting So close the finish line though it’s a bit of a gut punch when you get told all your trades… Read More Week 29: So Close…So Far
Not a great deal happening on site again this week. The cleaners have been through although to call the house clean is a stretch. I think they vacuumed and cleaned the windows. Counters all needs cleaning still and there is paint on most of the tap ware and some of the cabinetry. But it’s looking… Read More Week 28: Even Littler Things!
Our big item this week was meant to be the driveway and garage door but the garage door was the wrong size so that didn’t happen, then the driveway had to be delayed waiting for that. But we have lots of small items completed – wardrobe doors are in and shelving has gone into the… Read More Week 27: It’s the little things