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7 h7 hbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Had a bitumen company out this morning to measure driveways and paths so we can be ready post hand over.
With every trade we have discussed post handover they want to…

7 h7 hbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Our bench tops were in within a week of the cabinets. We should swap houses as we are waiting for all the stuff you have had finished and have had…

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2 d2 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Congrats it will all start happening soon.
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3 d3 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

For anyone wanting to add additional shelving or smart kitchen storage post handover. Go to these guys as its the same as PD use.
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3 d3 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

For anyone wanting to add additional shelving or smart kitchen storage post handover. Go to these guys as its the same as PD use.
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3 d3 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

More work on the weekend with render going on.
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4 d4 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

The flooring company is supplying the beading for the wood and the carpet goes straight under so no probs.
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4 d4 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

We are doing upstairs 4 sq in solid spotted gum polished and bedrooms in high level carpet with gold underlay 6 sq for 3.5k layed post handover.
Porter Davis has…

6 d6 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Just recieved a call from our SS. Hes aiming at practical completion end feb. Discussed dates for electrical plumbing ect. My feeling is it will be earlier than that.
Starting…

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6 d6 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
No occupancy permit unless appliances are sourced through bu

That is a load of **** as im in vic and we are suppling ovens and cooktops post handover. The builder usually makes a good margin on appliances though.
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6 d6 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

I would speak to your SS as those side strips come in many colours and they have just used the wrong one.
In discussing our post handover wood floors we discussed…

6 d6 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Nikil that sounds great. We just have guys with jack hammers fixing our slab so they can render.
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7 d7 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Single story vs double story

I would add 100k to any build for the same sqm in double storey vs single story once you include site costs stair cases ect.
If your 2nd storey view will…

8 d8 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Remember the words "builders choice" as this will save you thousands.
We also told our sales consultants at WOS (and remember they are there to sell you things not to give…

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11 d11 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis

they look great against the grey

11 d11 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

mine hasn't been rendered downstairs but that makes a lot of sense they would do that

12 d12 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Ours is exactly the same with hebel and waffle slab
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13 d13 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Just because it's holidays doesn't mean were not full steam ahead on the house.
Tiling finished and we are starting to get qoutes for window furnishing post handover.
Purchased a 2.5 seater…

15 d15 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

We are so lucky with our SS, he is on leave and we have had tilers for 4 days completing all of our tiling. So that as soon as the…

21 d21 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

We are going for a solution with a number of ideas to reduce our environmental impact and cost.
Concrete floors on the ground floor as a heat sink (cool in summer…

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22 d22 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Know how it feels we have stuff in a number of locations and they are all full.
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22 d22 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Since you have all shared I better too.
Went to the spa sale thats on the radio and with my wifes voice in my head didnt buy a spa. She asked…

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22 d22 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Nice fan
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22 d22 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

So what have you purchased at the sales for your new house?
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24 d24 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

As discussed heres a photo from my upstairs water proofing with floor done.
Spoke to the waterproofer who said they dont do the floor on concrete floors as concrete is considered…

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25 d25 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis

Very nice sure your not on grand designs australia. As I would say to my wife "so when are you getting vouge living in"
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27 d27 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Home Technology Hub

How did you intergrate your cameras into the fibaro system
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27 d27 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Porter Davis homes

I found this hope it helps. Please note theres now plaster on the side of the stairs but this gives a good insight of the size
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27 d27 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
URBAN MYTHS .... ?

Thats not right Santa prefers a johnny double black on ice at my house and no friggen carrots
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27 d27 dbrucefil2011brucefil2011 posted:
Arden Developments

Whats left to do on your build?
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