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fademan
fademan
10 December

Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build

Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build
VIC
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Congratulations on finally finishing your build. Did you buy that champagne or was that from Porter Davis? All we got were keys and a handshake on Friday ;-) Those light…

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fademan
Dec 10, 2018 4:25 pm
MCC0013
MCC0013
7 December

Porter Davis. No mod for (length) for a garage?????

Porter Davis. No mod for (length) for a garage?????
VIC

Its as simple as they wont budge on changing any aspect of the facade so it depends on what is behind the garage to allow the extra length. It is definately possible and…

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MCC0013
Dec 07, 2018 7:48 pm
bLeb
bLeb
3 December

Allura Estate

Allura Estate
VIC
1 ... 114, 115, 116

Hey guys, do you have any information on the block of land at the corner of Bolivar and Sedgefield? It has been fenced for a while now. What will it be? Who is developing…

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bLeb
Dec 03, 2018 2:54 pm

Porter Davis homes

Porter Davis homes
VIC
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I went to one of their up to 70% off warehouse sales and the prices were still out of my price range. Although having said that I have since purchased two pendant lights…

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
Dec 02, 2018 9:51 pm
Waldorf_Grange_Build
fademan
fademan
28 November

Porter Davis - Madison 40

Porter Davis - Madison 40
VIC
1 ... 21, 22, 23

Love the photos and the two tone kitchen colours!! You must be very excited to live in!!

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fademan
Nov 28, 2018 9:30 pm
Tips
Tips
29 October

My Journey with Porter Davis for Vancouver 33

My Journey with Porter Davis for Vancouver 33
VIC

Hi - decided to go with a double. Hence, dropped Vancouver / PD.

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Tips
Oct 29, 2018 3:15 pm
CalicoCat
CalicoCat
21 October

Building Porter Davis Vancouver 33

Building Porter Davis Vancouver 33
VIC

Sounds exciting. When I contacted Porter Davis last year I was told they don't build in Winchelsea. They must have realised that quite a few people are building out there…

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CalicoCat
Oct 21, 2018 1:21 pm
MyFirst
MyFirst
3 October

Porter Davis - soil test - site fee's

Porter Davis - soil test - site fee's

It is standard the moment you knock down rebuild, automatically becomes P site. My small builder also said the same thing. Another friend also same experience with…

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MyFirst
Oct 03, 2018 3:30 pm
shane3340
shane3340
1 October

Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread
VIC
1, 2

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…

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shane3340
Oct 01, 2018 10:03 pm
shane3340
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
12 September

Outrageous water bill whilst building - Porter Davis

Outrageous water bill whilst building - Porter Davis
VIC

Goldencrumble I suggest you have the leak properly investigated that amount of water will have a detrimental effect on your foundations

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StructuralBIMGuy
Sep 12, 2018 9:12 am
StructuralBIMGuy
stradbroke36
stradbroke36
25 August

Porter Davis Queensland - Building the Stradbroke 36

Porter Davis Queensland - Building the Stradbroke 36
QLD

Come join the Facebook group, Porter Davis Qld - Discussion Group. There's heaps of us on there with progress updates 😊

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stradbroke36
Aug 25, 2018 7:13 pm
stradbroke36
WaldorfMM
WaldorfMM
8 August

Porter Davis Waldorf

Porter Davis Waldorf
VIC

I joined the Facebook forum and haven’t been updating here. Have posted photos. Hope your build is going well

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WaldorfMM
Aug 08, 2018 1:12 pm
djblurr
djblurr
7 August

Porter Davis Electrical and outsourcing!!??

Porter Davis Electrical and outsourcing!!??
QLD

Hi guys, We aren't quite at the world of style stage yet but expect to in the next 2 months or so. I'm hearing a lot of murmurs that the PD electrical is quite expensive…

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djblurr
Aug 07, 2018 12:46 pm
RichiRish
RichiRish
29 July

Dunedin 29 by porter davis

Dunedin 29 by porter davis
VIC

Hi, Have you build the Dunedin house yet? If so what is your internal height of raked ceiling is? Regards

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RichiRish
Jul 29, 2018 10:57 pm
reaver
reaver
23 July

Hebel construction feedback

Hebel construction feedback
VIC

Resurrecting this old thread. Those that built with Hebel 5+ years ago, how are your Hebel walls holding up?

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reaver
Jul 23, 2018 7:02 pm
reaver
reaver
reaver
17 July

Porter Davis upgrades

Porter Davis upgrades
QLD

See existing thread here. Some of the things you listed might have been already mentioned in that thread its just a matter of searching within it. viewtopic.php?f=31&t=54817

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reaver
Jul 17, 2018 11:51 am
reaver
Ctuohey
Ctuohey
10 July

Vancouver -Porter Davis

Vancouver -Porter Davis
VIC
1 ... 25, 26, 27

Hi there I’m looking at the Vancouver 29 and would be interested in knowing how your build went? Thanks

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Ctuohey
Jul 10, 2018 2:30 pm
sinbox
sinbox
9 July

Porter Davis Upgrades

Porter Davis Upgrades

Agree with you. They have screwed the entire process around. I ended up paying a lot more in site costs compared to my neighbors on both sides, but atleast we had the full…

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sinbox
Jul 09, 2018 7:46 pm
icat2000
icat2000
9 July

Porter Davis

Porter Davis
VIC

Good on you for taking the hit and moving on. Sometimes you have to cut your losses to get a better outcome in the long run.

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icat2000
Jul 09, 2018 5:32 pm
icat2000
Ozshaz
Ozshaz
7 July

Porter Davis Bristol

Porter Davis Bristol
VIC

Hi Megs85 nice to see your build. we are looking for similar house for one of my friends. How is the…

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Ozshaz
Jul 07, 2018 11:14 am
keshiboy
keshiboy
5 July

Porter Davis Smart Living range

Porter Davis Smart Living range

Hello all, I'm fairly new here and wanted to see if anyone is building the Smart living range from Porter Davis. I'd love to hear their feedbacks. We are seriously…

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keshiboy
Jul 05, 2018 3:21 pm
crofty
crofty
18 June

PORTER DAVIS. Share your experience Good or Bad!

PORTER DAVIS. Share your experience Good or Bad!
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

terrible quick to take your money.. ' aftercare' IS A LOAD OF RUBBISH. any complaints is oh everything is in guidelines!! front door is bowed the bow must be 6mm out to…

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crofty
Jun 18, 2018 9:29 pm
cgn
cgn
16 April

Building By Porter Davis in Aspect Greenvale

Building By Porter Davis in Aspect Greenvale
VIC

Hi, how much were you charged to upgrade your tiles? I will be building in aspect too

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cgn
Apr 16, 2018 11:39 am
baxter01
baxter01
14 March

Anyone built or building a Porter Davis Vermont 29?

Anyone built or building a Porter Davis Vermont 29?
VIC

Hi , Has anyone built or building a vermont 29 with PD ? They have only got Vermont 33 on display. It is hard to imagine the living area size without seeing it in person.…

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baxter01
Mar 14, 2018 10:34 am
TLG
TLG
14 March

Porter Davis KDRB Vancouver 33

Porter Davis KDRB Vancouver 33
VIC

Hi guys, we are in the Knox area KDRB. We are looking at a 6 meter set back to build. We are sitting on a very generous sized block with an 11 meter setback currently. Our…

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TLG
Mar 14, 2018 8:43 am

Porter Davis Vermont 33

Porter Davis Vermont 33
VIC

Hi hoastefan, we are looking to build this in Rockbank. How's your build going along? Regards, Jem

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jeramymendoza198
Mar 12, 2018 1:09 am

Questions about retaining walls

Questions about retaining walls
QLD

We have a 3m fall over where we have positioned our house. It meant a 1.5 m cut and 1.5m fill we now have to do retaining walls on each side and just to do ourselves just…

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sparrowsnest
Mar 02, 2018 6:39 pm
Charly6s
Charly6s
18 February

Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs

Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs
VIC
1 ... 29, 30, 31

Hi Peeps I have a lot of pricing on my blog, check it out Budgeting help https://forsyth35blog.wordpress.com/201 ... he-budget/ Electrial costs

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Charly6s
Feb 18, 2018 12:41 pm
Charly6s

Splashback tiles and kitchen complete, carpets started. Hopefully we get a date for PCI soon!

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nikil
Feb 14, 2018 8:58 am
inphaze
inphaze
2 February

Building a Porter Davis Hillside 34

Building a Porter Davis Hillside 34
VIC
1, 2

Never too early to start buying furniture, Charlotte and I bought 2 new couches at Nick Scali because they had a very good deal. And we haven’t even started construction yet :-)

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inphaze
Feb 02, 2018 1:25 pm
inphaze
inexp_user
inexp_user
21 January

Building with Porter Davis

Building with Porter Davis
VIC

I just realised this is an old post! You have probably already started building!

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inexp_user
Jan 21, 2018 1:58 pm
inexp_user

Write reply... Got Plantation shutters installed upstairs in the TV room Gas log heater installed - best time to buy is during summer :) I have had a few messages on…

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Samk
Jan 12, 2018 12:46 pm
rum_home
rum_home
11 January

Porter Davis price increase

Porter Davis price increase
VIC

Well volume builders can in ways force rates from builders, and the balcony wasn't one I was directly looking at. But it wasn't an error, the price when from ~15k to…

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rum_home
Jan 11, 2018 9:20 am
rum_home
Hasi
Hasi
16 December 2017

Post Building Variation - Porter Davis

Post Building Variation - Porter Davis
VIC

Hi Were you able to change the brick color after the site has started. How much they have charged?

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Hasi
Dec 16, 2017 8:47 am
Charly6s
Charly6s
5 December 2017

porter davis

porter davis
VIC

My husband and I are building a Forsyth 35, or more like a 37.5, with Porter Davis. our house will have a Ludstone Facard and we are planning to…

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Charly6s
Dec 05, 2017 8:27 pm
Charly6s
Charly6s
Charly6s
5 December 2017

Building The Forsyth 35 With Porter Davis

Building The Forsyth 35 With Porter Davis
VIC
1, 2

My husband and I are building a Forsyth 35, or more like a 37.5, with Porter Davis. our house will have a Ludstone Facard and we are planning to…

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Charly6s
Dec 05, 2017 8:24 pm
Charly6s
Kenshi123
Kenshi123
19 November 2017

Vancouver 33 with PD - Colour Selection Help Please :)

Vancouver 33 with PD - Colour Selection Help Please :)
VIC

Had a phone call from PD this week. Tender appointment is booked for the 21st of December. A little over a month to go. Hopefully it all goes swimmingly. Land contracts…

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Kenshi123
Nov 19, 2017 7:56 pm
ngrundy
ngrundy
7 November 2017

portee davis - security system

portee davis - security system
VIC

I can't comment on pricing but forget the Mode 3 phone point make sure the security system is using 3G/4G for comms. Once NBN rolls around the phone line goes away so the…

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ngrundy
Nov 07, 2017 4:52 pm
Afrooz
Afrooz
22 September 2017

Porter Davis : Bermuda 23

Porter Davis : Bermuda 23
VIC
1, 2, 3

Have you settled down in the new house? Is everything fine with it? Can you take some pics of the final product? I really wonder if they do the job the same they have…

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Afrooz
Sep 22, 2017 11:38 am
fademan
fademan
27 August 2017

Porter Davis double storey

Porter Davis double storey
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

We aren't getting evap, but refrigerated...I thought in that case it's the same outlets

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fademan
Aug 28, 2017 12:14 am
Bri1234
Bri1234
14 August 2017

Demolition recommendations - South East Melbourne

Demolition recommendations - South East Melbourne
VIC

Not sure if you are still getting quotes but I recommend Active Demolition Vic. They've just done ours last week.

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Bri1234
Aug 14, 2017 11:21 pm
Bri1234
nikil
nikil
9 August 2017

Porter Davis - Marbella 42

Porter Davis - Marbella 42
VIC

Definitely check with your local council as to what is required. We are doing a KDR on a completely flat block with no rock. Our site costs are $45,000 and we don't…

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nikil
Aug 09, 2017 10:47 am
geminithinker
geminithinker
18 July 2017

Porter Davis in the South East VIC

Porter Davis in the South East VIC
VIC

I can introduce you to our sales guy if you like. He was very thorough and explained everything very well, was also prompt to get back to us.Nice! Which display…

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geminithinker
Jul 18, 2017 1:30 pm
Kapinka
Kapinka
14 July 2017

Porter Davis Contract Signing

Porter Davis Contract Signing
VIC

Ours was emailed through as we told them we wouldn't be signing without reviewing it first. All seemed to be in order, unfortunately for us we chose the wrong builder who…

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Kapinka
Jul 14, 2017 12:43 pm
Kapinka

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