How is it possible to have setbacks so close to the end of it all?
After a weekend full of good times with our future neighbours, we were hit with some really disappointing news from our builder on Tuesday morning. Council has responded to Metricon saying there’s nothing they can do and the French doors MUST be screened. After Metricon reassured us that they’d fight on our behalf, it appears that their idea of a fight with Council is more of a “well, we tried – now it’s your issue” mentality.
So, it’s now our problem. Again. We’re stuck with trying to deal with council again to ensure that our doors are bushfire compliant, and Metricon’s “solution” is to pay a bunch of money again to upgrade our doors to Merbau. This, of course, would be at “significant cost” as our customer support contact stated.
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