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11 d11 dsinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Well...the saga with PD continues....long story short - there has been hardly any progress past 3 months.
Basically, PD haven’t even got a frame compliance certificate from their own building…

1 month1 monthsinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis - Madison 40

Did PD charge you anything extra for that finish? The above picture is exactly what I had in mind, and was assured that the finish would be the same as…

1 month1 monthsinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis - Madison 40

Hi Gio, do you have before/after pictures that you can share? I think this may be something I may need to sort out with my build as we also have…

1 month1 monthsinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis homes

All depends on your engineering drawings. That would specify if you need to have a steel beam. I have a steel beam on top of the garage.

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2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Not yet. One of the reasons Hebel has been delayed is due to the limited amount of space they have on my property. Spoke to the BC today, who…

2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Updates seem to be far and few in between as there is lack of progress onsite. Work has also kept me very busy
We were meant to have Hebel installed…

2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis homes

I delayed payment of the frame invoice. There was a mutual understanding b/w the site supervisor and me that the phase was not complete when Darbecca did the first inspection.…

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2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Hi Brucefil2011, Yes. The electrician & his manager both advised me themselves. Basically, of you want to use all the induction cooking zones simultaneously, the circuit needs to be upgraded(…

2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Hi @Brucefil2011, Yes. The electrician & his manager both advised me themselves. Basically, of you want to use all the induction cooking zones simultaneously, the circuit needs to be upgraded(…

2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Hi @Brucefil2011, Yes. The electrician & his manager both advised me themselves. Basically, of you want to use all the induction cooking zones simultaneously, the circuit needs to be upgraded(…

2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Hi @Brucefil2011, Yes. The electrician & his manager both advised me themselves. Basically, of you want to use all the induction cooking zones simultaneously, the circuit needs to be upgraded(…

2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Actually , there are a few issues we are trying to resolve with PD. Hope it helps others...
- they have put in the wrong wiring for my induction cooktop. Basically,…

2 months2 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Hi Priya, No major updates yet. Work seems to be at a standstill at the moment. Some Frame level defects are yet to be…

3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis homes

Pretty much in the same position myself. We had our second frame inspection yesterday and there are still outstanding defects that are yet to be fixed. Had a good…

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3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Cable Porn....

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3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis - Madison 40

Is that a 5.1 or 7.1 setup? Are you happy with the position of the rear speakers? Personally I'd put them up on the back wall.

3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis HoneyWell automation

I have not seen a single app which manages everything you want. The closest that comes to mind is the Alarm.com offering which is now available in Australia, but is…

3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis HoneyWell automation

I’m building with PD as well and have opted for the Tuxedo Touch as that was the only option available via PD for home security, and I intend to use…

3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
OB Project - "New vs Old" - Nedlands, WA

Love your project! Would you mind sharing your steel gate supplier's details and how much it cost for the design?

3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Some quick updates....
The frame defects are still in the process of being fixed. Had a good chat with the site supervisor who is keen to address all the issues before…

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3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

I have put a call out to a few in Melbourne. A couple got back to me but are yet to give me a quote. One of them had to…

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3 months3 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Looks like the fixing of the frame defects has not stopped PD from installing the colorbond roof last week. I have a reinspection booked on Friday, so will have to…

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4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons style build: so slow

Congratulations on the final slab pour! Hopefully things will start to pick up pace now with the frame...get them to finish you garage first...you'll need all that space to store…

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4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Sloping & Narrow block: Modern Hamptons style build: so slow

We had the exact same sink selected when We were looking at a custom build...

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4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis homes

Hurrow, About to jump on a flight, so will keep this brief. PM Me if you want to chat later. Suggest you contact the…

4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

From memory, your project goes through an internal Sales Acceptance process before a building co-ordinator is assigned to you. The BC will then be in touch with you to schedule…

4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Building the Waldorf Grange by Porter Davis

Are you sure you actually don't need 3-phase power? I'd personally keep this in if you decide to add induction or refrigerated cooling later down the line...

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4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Some major setbacks this week:
We had our Frame inspection yesterday which turned out to be a big FAIL due to the sheer number of defects. The defect report was received…

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4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Porter Davis homes

Hi Priya,
Site cut usually involves some kind of excavation of soil from your block in order to make it level for the slab work to begin.
Re: your home theatre wiring,…

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4 months4 monthssinboxsinbox posted:
Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

I still need to source a supplier. I got the picture on Google. There are many vendors who show up when you search for "laser cut security screens" or "modern…

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