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2 months2 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Going alright, Hebel was delivered today so that is good, roof is on and windows all installed, the only thing I’m concerned about is that the pipes still haven’t been…

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4 months4 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Did anybody else have their plumbing put through the slab in the wrong location? The plumbers who did ours were about a metre off on ALL the pipes coming out…

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4 months4 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Hello Kumar,
I think my biggest advice is to check, double check, triple check - their drafting and documentation for us had HEAPS of errors. When a document gets corrected, ensure…

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4 months4 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

That’s true they have it in the contracts now

4 months4 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Ahh, yep I know where! :)

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4 months4 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Haha! Are you on the same street as I am? Can’t wait until our place is built, it’s going to be aaaamazing!

4 months4 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Day 7 - Piers, Plumbing and Power Meter have been installed.
https://pd-rochedale33.advancemm.com/20 ... -plumbing/

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5 months5 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

We have officially started!
I'm very excited - only 305 days to go, lol
https://pd-rochedale33.advancemm.com/20 ... te-scrape/

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5 months5 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Quick update from me: Our final construction drawings have been issued, and after much stuffing around with our bank in getting the valuation done, we have been formally approved.
Now awaiting…

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6 months6 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Hmmm, hopefully your site manager gets his act together soon....
We are waiting on the BC to go through the final clarifications and issue us with final drawings... We got an…

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7 months7 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

We got our developer approval yesterday (albeit the render color locations on the facade are wrong) - waiting to see what the next step is from here....
Progress!

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7 months7 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Things are happening slowly on our end.... since signing contract on the 30/3, we have been spending a lot of time going back and forth fixing errors etc.
Now awaiting developer…

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7 months7 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Hello Sammo,
How is the build progressing?

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

How did you go with handover? Did it go ahead? Any pics of the new house?

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

We have our contract appointment coming up on the 30th - does anyone know, if we wanted to change a window size/type, do they charge you the structural change fee/penalty?
Trying…

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

That's very odd - too bad if you miss the hole :S

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Does the top floor funnel into that hole? It seems kinda small.
Thankfully not big enough for our child to put the cat down it too..... Thanks

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Your facade and interior colours are very similar to ours.... seeing all of this is killing me! We haven't even started yet (contract booked 30th).... Odd question - what does…

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Does anyone know any more about this mysterious wifi integration that brivis is working on? We paid for the extra ppt

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Are they marking cracks in the footpath?

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Welcome Jennifer,
Always good to read about other peoples' progress! I will be watching your build with interest.

8 months8 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Hello everyone,
Just wrote a blog post about our experience with the new home selection. Worth a read if you are about to/going through this or have anything you want to…

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9 months9 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Hello Charlotte,
Yes, we took the PD image and photoshopped it to be able to put our own colours in (both my wife and I have a background in IT and…

9 months9 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Yeah that’s my backup plan, I’ll just take off the colorbond

9 months9 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Given it’s In the alfresco I could just remove the Color bond as a backup I suppose.... but yeah, I’ll try my luck that way I can get it over…

9 months9 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

Oh wow.... I have a couple of speaker wires I want to run...might have to do it in the middle of the night and hope it doesn’t disappear lol

9 months9 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Hello Sam,
Good to hear from you, and I hope things get better for you soon!

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9 months9 monthsshane3340shane3340 posted:
Porter Davis homes

You're right, I find a few good tips in the groups, but there are so many "PD destroyed my entire life" posts!
I guess it's not like there would be a…

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