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1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Yeah i guess its not if u have to stay with their selections. I thought u meant 13k already plus extra to upgrade. Thats like real timber floor prices…

1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

oh yes!!
wow thats amazing you were able to this late in the process. Its a huge decision so im glad you will be able to decide.
The texture of the displays…

1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Yes they did, they have to issue you the 'cert of occupancy' before your final bank cheque is paid .so if they didn't they wouldn't of got paid and we…

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1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Yes the name rings a bell :) sure we have spoken.. horray for a start.
Depending which stage you are at i suppose, sounds like your at…

1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

That's actually funny you ask becasue all of our skirting is the same, we just laid our skirts over floorboards only. And I cant be 100% but im pretty sure…

1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

sorry i meant after the permit, then the 6 weeks min for council approval, as i assume these are two different thing. Soo frustrating, esp given you were onto it…

1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

this suck to read this!! i really hope you get a good outcome soon, as i can only imagine what kind of issues this council is capable of if they…

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1 month1 monthlizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

we could 100% agree with this statement!!!! we would never recommend them either

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

The price we got for our unit was defiantly the best, however the deliver of the unit itself and then installation by slack installers really let them down. We were…

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2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

yes its defnatly alot darker than ours but i also feel like in photos ours comes up alot darker than it really is. Can you perhaps see if you can…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

No worries at all!
Dont second guess your flooring looked amazing! did u go with the more expensive one?
Correct, if your doing your flooring external pd wont provide the quad the…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

I
don't be sorry i'm stiring :-P and correct no quads for us ( just around our kitchen island bench)
t wasn't too bad, we painted them all…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Yep that is also another option :)
We have to do this around our kitchen island bench, we tried to caulk but werent able too it was…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

yes we did, sorry i think i just said that above :lol:

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

here is an example. this actually isn't too bad because it matches to the floor colour, the ones in the display were terrible and the first thing we noticed.
here is…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

No they are not the same thing. (
We too upgraded our skirts to to the larger ones 'lambs tongue' i believe, to ensure the width would cover the gap between…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Yeah we got told this too, we were given a heap of unpainted skirts to do ourselves post handover.
It took about 3 days and a $60 tin of paint to…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

we certainly didn't run into this building our Vancouver. And im fairly certain our coverage was defiantly more than 55%

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Yeah pretty good thanks for asking.
We have had the boys complete our back fence over the weekend, its amazing & high. byebye neighbors
Security screens and front door look great, finally…

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2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

ps: anyone looking to do fireplace after handover, dont bother using sneddons in footscray!

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

from memory the fill they need is charged to you to ensure slab level is correct, if you have taken away that much soil, i would defiantly expect some extra…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

They dont tell you about alot of things unfortunately!
Naama! wow that's a crazy outcome, but glad your trying to see the positive side for the furture and ur future babies…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

awesome news! hopefully you guys can start soon :)

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2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Sorry no ive never heard of this.

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

sneeky arent they ! they must have stopped providing them, as this is how we picked up on it.
If they have taken this long to update documents definitely question what…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

They did this to us, price increased for screw piles however they also took steel reinforcements out of our plans. No credit until we asked about it. Do you have…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

i think it was about 100 or 120 for two of our large master robes. very cheap! and not worth the hassell doing post.

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2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

That's ridiculous!
what kind of limited access do you have? do they have laneway or front access? Id be asking for an even bigger breakdown of those costs.

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
Porter Davis homes

What!!!! well i'd be following that up straight away as that cost was in the thousands to us being closer to power lines. Didnt your tender give you that breakdown?…

2 months2 monthslizbf85lizbf85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

ahhh perhaps developer approval is much like council approval for us in established areas. makes sense! the permit is the last step after either developer or council approval.
Fingers crossed! and…

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