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10 d10 dgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
Porter Davis homes

Thanks, that's very good to know. We have clay and sand I believe.
They have been communicating with us on a few things that are getting sorted due to the…

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10 d10 dgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Contract Day today......and we didn't sign.
Its all a bit of a let down really. We were happy with everything, 99% of things were in order, a few credits needed to…

17 d17 dgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Thank you that is really useful. I am thinking I may get my bank manager to write a letter saying they are loaning the money on a HIA payment structure.…

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17 d17 dgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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We have our contract appointment next Wednesday. Can anyone give me a rough idea of what to expect of this meeting? What to take to it etc. Who is the…

1 month1 monthgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
Porter Davis homes

We sign our contract on the 6 Dec and we were hoping to our power line issues sorted by then. Doesn't look this that will be the case. Our neighbour,…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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That's a great idea re pictures at framing.

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Absolutely. It's just stuff that not everyone knows that would be easy for them to have a chat about, even an email. Oh well. Can always use the studs. That's…

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Thanks, I just emailed him now. Was good timing as our electrical plans got emailed today so I could use that as a lead in to the question. Fingers crossed

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Thanks guys. Is this something I can get done at contract or have I missed the boat?

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
Porter Davis homes

When people talk about "noggins" what exactly does that mean? We are having our tv on the wall (we will do it afterwards) and got the electrical done so we…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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We are also getting a power pit but our neighbours don't want to put their cables on it.... Our issue cables are Telstra. After a very lengthy phone conversation with…

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Hurrow - yep Hubby is dealing with it. He was at the races yesterday when our neighbour popped in so I had to have the discussion with him.
We are…

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Our door size was 1020x2340. It was $2400. The standard non wood Porter Davis one was $1500. This one was off the Corinthian website.

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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So our neighbour just popped by. We have 2 very low hanging wires over our property which aren't ours. They are Telstra cables. This has added $9000 to our build,…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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We had our WoS appointment yesterday. God I was exhausted at the end of the day. We were the last people to leave just before 6pm. Went well. A few…

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Ah ok.. with regards to changing the facede isnt it major structural change, when our BC made the introductory call, she kind of started with a very strong note that…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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The electrical departments are by far the most helpful I feel. We spoke them a lot yesterday so I feel under control with electrical. Hubby has all the quotes from…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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WOS Appointment this Friday. Any tips, suggestions etc for Friday. I am getting pretty stressed by it. We "tried" to go yesterday but with 2 small kids, we just couldn't…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Yep, hubby is going to work out the sq metres of the rooms that we will carpet so we will hopefully be able to work out a rough price when…

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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So we just had a call from World of Style - our appointment is next Friday. They told my husband on the phone that we are meant to 100% know…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Silestone question for anyone who may be able to shed some light on costings before I go to WOS next week.
Does anyone know the rough costing for increasing from the…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Fantastic News!!!

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Ours was $2196.00 for the sizing of 7040mm wide x 3740mm deep x 600mm high raised ceiling.

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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We have a recessed ceiling as well. Cant wait to see what yours looks like painted.

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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So I have been going through our tender document and noticed this:
Provide 1No. AFA Cubeline single bowl undermount sink to the kitchen in lieu of standard. Note: Includes polished edge…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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We have that package as well, but increased the height 2590mm to 2740mm.
Increased ceiling height to 2740mm was $7436. But we got back credited back $4149 from the package.
Just checked…

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2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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We raised our ceiling height as well, so all our doors are more expensive as they all need to be taller otherwise it would look funny - not something I…

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs

Do you know if there is much different in cost from going from 20mm thick to 40mm thick?

2 months2 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs

Here are prices from our tender appointment on the Kew 28
Provide 450mm wide eaves to whole house - $2142
Provide corner alfresco - $6900
Provide Kew extended kitchen - $1400
Provide Kew extended…

3 months3 monthsgoldencrumblegoldencrumble posted:
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Thanks!! That's good to know. I think we want to do it so glad we still can.

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