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that is a standard slab upgraded to 32 Mpa to stop cracking. It's been done by concretefx. It's a grind ants seal. Our house which is mechanically polished looks even better

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brucefil2011
Jun 21, 2018 9:47 pm

Welcome to the club! Our build as at yesterday.

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fademan
Jun 21, 2018 8:21 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 8:29 pm
shane3340
shane3340
14 June

Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread

Porter Davis: - Rochedale 33 Build Thread
VIC

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…

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shane3340
Jun 14, 2018 8:53 pm
shane3340
Bc426
Bc426
14 June

Allura Estate

Allura Estate
VIC
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Hi guys, currently im building my new home in allura and shouldnt be handover within a month. For the side and rear fencing, do i have to get a building permit and any…

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Bc426
Jun 14, 2018 11:49 am
priya2015
priya2015
7 June

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

Bristol (44sq) - Porter Davis Melbourne - New Build
VIC
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your house is looking beautiful....when are u getting the keys?

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priya2015
Jun 07, 2018 9:55 am
priya2015

Porter Davis Waldorf

Porter Davis Waldorf
VIC

Thanks for all your replies! Most of the defects got rectified. We are at fixing stage now so will have Darbecca our again for prepaint and waterproofing.

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WaldorfMM
May 06, 2018 8:11 pm

Porter Davis

Porter Davis
VIC

I built with Henley and my soil test came back M but had rock about $5k extra - no slab upgrade required

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WaldorfMM
May 04, 2018 7:24 pm
Steffiie
Steffiie
30 April

Building Porter Davis Vancouver 33

Building Porter Davis Vancouver 33
VIC

Hi Sammy! We have paid our $2000 deposit and are building the Vancouver 33 with most of the options you have listed! Here's ours below: - Rhode…

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Steffiie
Apr 30, 2018 12:23 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 10:39 am
Cathz
Cathz
6 April

Porter Davis Bristol

Porter Davis Bristol
VIC

Oh really, that's a long time then. Is it one KDRB?

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Cathz
Apr 06, 2018 8:04 am
inexp_user
inexp_user
3 April

Porter Davis Upgrades

Porter Davis Upgrades

It doesn't cost you anything to get a quote. I'm not sure what the virtual tour is as we didn't get a virtual tour. List all the upgrades you want and ask then to draw…

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inexp_user
Apr 03, 2018 9:01 pm
inexp_user
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 9:34 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 7:43 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 12:09 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 5:39 pm
MrsWes
MrsWes
26 February

Porter Davis - soil test - site fee's

Porter Davis - soil test - site fee's

Hello fellow house builders. A total novice housebuilder and forum poster here. Advice or reasurance please. Building a Madison 40 on land with a fall of less than 1.2…

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MrsWes
Feb 26, 2018 4:43 pm
Charly6s
Charly6s
18 February

Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs

Porter Davis Upgrades and Costs
VIC
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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 11:41 am
Charly6s

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

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nikil
Feb 14, 2018 7:58 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 12:25 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 12:58 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 11:46 am
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 8:20 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 7:47 am
Waldorf_Grange_Build
Waldorf_Grange_Build
9 December 2017

Porter Davis Queensland - Building the Stradbroke 36

Porter Davis Queensland - Building the Stradbroke 36
QLD

How is your progress going? Where are you up to in the process now?

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
Dec 09, 2017 6:46 pm
Waldorf_Grange_Build
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 7:27 pm
Charly6s
Charly6s
Charly6s
5 December 2017

Building The Forsyth 35 With Porter Davis

Building The Forsyth 35 With Porter Davis
VIC
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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 7:24 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 6:56 pm
Tips
Tips
11 November 2017

My Journey with Porter Davis for Vancouver 33

My Journey with Porter Davis for Vancouver 33
VIC

For those who have installed ducted vacuum - what is the ideal place to put the central unit? Also, if placed inside, is there any venting done to outside of house? Thanks

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Tips
Nov 11, 2017 11:03 am
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 3:52 pm
BnL
BnL
6 October 2017

Dunedin 29 by porter davis

Dunedin 29 by porter davis
VIC

Hi all, looking at building the Dunedin 29 by porter davis. Any tips on things you wish you had done. We are wanting the alfresco, raked ceiling and soaker tub options.…

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BnL
Oct 06, 2017 11:56 am
Afrooz
Afrooz
22 September 2017

Porter Davis : Bermuda 23

Porter Davis : Bermuda 23
VIC
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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 10:38 am
fademan
fademan
27 August 2017

Porter Davis double storey

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

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fademan
Aug 27, 2017 11:14 pm
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 10:21 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 9:47 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 12:30 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 11:43 am
Kapinka
Gio
Gio
13 July 2017

PD Charlton - extended kitchen

PD Charlton - extended kitchen
VIC

goldencrumble I am a big fan of the Charlton33 with the extended kitchen. I don't know the price but I know someone who built the Charlton33 Checkout this blog

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Gio
Jul 13, 2017 10:59 am
Gio
sandy_1910
sandy_1910
13 July 2017

Planning for a new home in Truganina - Charlto 33 With PD

Planning for a new home in Truganina - Charlto 33 With PD
VIC

Hi guys, we are planning to build Charlton 33(with base price 264K ) with PD in next couple of months and our budget is strictly 340K( with grand alfresco, garage…

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sandy_1910
Jul 13, 2017 10:32 am
Nawsome
Nawsome
9 July 2017

Building a house not on display

Building a house not on display
VIC

We are building custom - so haven't been able to see a display of what we are building, but our builder has taken us to a place under construction (and offered to take us…

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Nawsome
Jul 09, 2017 6:04 pm
Nawsome
fhome
fhome
5 July 2017

porter davis how long to get building permit and site start?

porter davis how long to get building permit and site start?
VIC

From what I've been told, a building permit shouldn't take more than a week or so provided your builder submits everything correctly the first time around. The first…

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fhome
Jul 05, 2017 5:18 pm
priya2015
priya2015
28 June 2017

We want to push back our build as much as possible - PD

We want to push back our build as much as possible - PD
VIC

we signed in last june 2016 and wanted to start to build this july 2017.They charged us 2999 for getting the promotion package and 6000 for 6 month delay.We signed our…

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priya2015
Jun 28, 2017 3:29 pm
priya2015
Shannykins173
Shannykins173
26 June 2017

Porter Davis - WOS Categories

Porter Davis - WOS Categories
VIC

Hi GoldenCrumb, We are really happy with the Bermuda design once we added on the Games, Rumpus and Grand Alfresco - this addition extends the kitchen as well and it…

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Shannykins173
Jun 26, 2017 8:39 am

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