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Architect, Draughtsman or Builder - Who Do You Need?

Posted 10/09/13

You want to renovate your home - so who do you call, a Draughtsman, Architect or Builder? We have a look at each of them does and how they can help you... Picking between an architect, draughtsman and builder An Architect will provide the buildings architectural design and also oversee the con

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Need to Add an Extra Bedroom for Your Kids?

Posted 10/11/16

Kiwi parents have on average 1.9 kids, which works fine for those who have three bedroom homes. Except when you have more than two children, have guests over to stay or want to use a bedroom as a study or home office. That’s when adding on an extra bedroom for your kids is a great solution to gi

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Choosing and Using an Architect

Posted 05/10/12

A good working relationship between client and architect is a vital ingredient in the success of any building project. Therefore it's therefore essential to choose an architect whose design approach and practice philosophy best fit your requirements... However, you may have noticed there

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Successful Indoor Outdoor Flow in New Zealand Homes

Posted 13/05/15

One of the most popular selling points of a kiwi home is the indoor/outdoor flow. Whether you’re thinking of selling or just want to realise the potential of your home and the plot it stands on, considering indoor outdoor flow is important... Indoor outdoor flow The secret to unlocking the

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The Tiny Home Movement in New Zealand

Posted 18/03/15

The tiny home movement is a trend that seems to be here to stay. But why has this movement gained so much traction? Is it a genuine trend that’s both socially and economically advantageous? Or is it just the next not-so-big thing in house design?... Exploring NZ's tiny home movement Since

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Understanding the Differences Among Tradespeople Accreditations

Posted 08/06/17

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]What does that trade logo on your tradie's website or vehicle mean? What benefit can it provide you, the homeowner? Read on to find out more about national trade accreditations in New Zealand... Some industry accreditations are mandatory, as government r

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5 Tips for Spring Home Renovations

Posted 29/10/14

We've talked to industry insiders and experts, and have put together a list of our top 5 tips for getting started your spring home renovations. Spring home renovations Coming out of a cold winter, spring home renovations may seem like a daunting prospect.  Yes, you've been thinking about i

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The Benefits of Building a Conservatory

Posted 22/10/14

If you've been thinking about adding an extension to your home, Building a conservatory is a clever way to add more living space without having to move to a larger home. One of the benefits of building a conservatory is the potential to add a lot of value to your home. Hiring an architect

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Choosing Between Another Storey or Adding a House Extension

Posted 16/03/17

Extending your house or adding another storey can give you the much needed space a growing family needs. We look at the advantages and disadvantages of these two renovation options... How to choose between another storey or a house extension Depending on the size of your backyard, you can

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Check out how homeowners like you are using Architects on Builderscrack to build, repair and improve their homes right now.

New lounge

Posted 10 months ago

I am looking for a draftsman with renovation experience, I am looking to add approximately 50 m2 on to my house that will be lounge areas, i also need to change a few walls around to create a master bedroom with on-suit and walk in robe, I have basic concept and need a draftsman to produce working drawings and permit approval.

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Design plans and building consent assistance

Posted 1 month ago

Hello, We are about to have a cafe. We have a good idea of how we want the place to be designed. But we need someone to help us put the ideas into a professional draft and deal with the council, as some works (like adding a sink or extend the plumbing) may require a building consent from the council and it is such a headache for us to go through.

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Divide a section

Posted 10 months ago

We have an ancillary building on a section. Council have no plans for this property. We would like to get two house numbers.

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Residential minor works - Documents for building consent application

Posted 1 month ago

Minor house alteration proposal - relocating kitchen, some internal wall alterations, two exterior opening modifications. Overall house area = 130 sqm approx; area included in alterations = 72 sqm approx. I am an architect and have drawn up the existing / proposed floor plan but do not have time to do the building consent documentation. We would like the documentation prepared for lodgement with Council as soon as possible.

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Floor plan and consent submission to council for demo of load bearing wall

Posted 2 weeks ago

We want to demo a wall in our 1924 bungalow house in Hamilton East, I need floor plans to be drawn up and the consent submitted to council. We would like this work to be done as soon as possible as we would like the building to commence ASAP. This is a load bearing wall.

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House Extension

Posted 6 months ago

Looking to extend our lounge and add another room with a bathroom. Approximately 60m2. Need the plans drawn for council consent.

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Design drawings for granny flat

Posted 4 months ago

Working/consent drawings and specs for a 30m2 granny flat

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Construction drawings for building consent

Posted 3 months ago

Construction drawings for a large gazebo construction details needed for pricing

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Out Door Classroom

Posted 2 months ago

Formulate plans which can be consented and followed by builders and for ground preparation

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Lounge upgrade

Posted 4 months ago

Hi - we are looking at removing our wood burner thats been inserted into our fireplace and installing a free standing wood burner. The old existing brick chimney will need to be demolished plus a wall may need to be removed but we are open for suggestions on this. We thought a good start for this is engage a draft person to tell us what can be done and then draw up a plan for this.

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77M Nixon

Posted 2 weeks ago

Need drawings to present to HCC for building alteration consent - is only a small job of removing a couple of walls and shifting another - plus fitting a kitchen.

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Garage conversion

Posted 1 month ago

I want plans drawn up to Convert internal garage into kitchen, bathroom and living area that I can use to quote and submit to council. Build wall to block off two bedrooms that connects to garage, so makes a self contained unit attached to main house. Build wall with slider door where garage door is. Build and install kitchen, bathroom in garage. Plans to include drainage, sewage connections etc. This is a 4 year old house so we have all the plans.

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9x7 extention plans

Posted 7 months ago

Require drawings up to council spec for 9x7 extention, extention is 1.5mtrs off the existing dwelling and the plumbing is all on the same side of the house to the dwelling. I will supply drawings such as site effuent and placement on section etc, I just need the extention drawn up for permit - draft plan attached

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New house plans

Posted 1 week ago

Looking for any architect who can draw up a floor plan and elevations for a home that we have drawn up ourselves, within a short time frame. We have used internet software ( ... ) to create a basic floor plan so we just need a professional to produce a better quality plan. House is 4 bed + office, 2 living, triple garage.

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New Bathroom Plans

Posted 4 months ago

I am adding a new bathroom to an existing property and am looking for someone to assist with the plans and or council consent process. The bathroom will be within an existing space.

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Patio

Posted 5 days ago

Replacement and extension of current patio and covered back door roofed area. Removal of old material. New decked area approx 13m x 4m. Steps both ends. Meter from ground, varying. Roofed area approx. 1m x 1m.

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Bring it back to life

Posted 5 months ago

We would like to add another bedroom, an ensuite. We would like some inspiration and advice and to get the plans drawn up/consents in motion.

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Home Sweet Home Reno

Posted 5 months ago

Plans/design for lounge extension and master room ensuite and walk in wardrobe

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Extension, renovation and landscaping

Posted 8 months ago

Looking for am architect to turn existing concept of extension and renovation into working drawings, to enable council submission for approval. Experience with hamilton/waikato council is required. We have all existing house plans elevations etc. Looking for a self employed architect at a reasonable rate by the hour or for the work.

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170B Foster Rd

Posted 3 months ago

Plans drawn for alterations/addition to go into council

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Stephens Painting and Decorating

Joined October 2016

Hi, I've been painting and decorating for the past 20 years. I manly specialise in Residential and commercial properties. Im very professional and take alot of pride in my work. Giving competitive quotes and finishing in the set amount of time is a priority Yours Sincerely, Kevin Stephens

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Golden 5R Transport Ltd

Joined July 2017

We have exemplary qualified D-F-RTW endorsed drivers that can transport earth materials on site, had been Health & Safety inducted; with Site-Safe, TC Basic 1 (Traffic Control); We also have network of contractors, driveway asphalt layering and patching. Preparing topsoil for property /commercial building requirements e.g pool installation, property developments, excavating unneeded stumps/contami...

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Landscape Design construction & maintenance

Joined July 2016

Hi We specilize in landscape design,construction and maintenance. We do residential and commercial propertys,we are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines we pride ourselves on our work and do all we can to bring customers vision to a reality.

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COFORM Architectural Design Limited

Joined July 2018

Hi, I am a 27-year old male architectural designer & draughtsman, with a Bachelor of architectural studies with a major in Interior Architecture. I have 5 years of working experience, designing low end to high-end architectural jobs. As a result of me designing your dream home, whether it is a new build, an alteration to an existing home, low end or high end; you will have an aesthetically...

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Haigh Workman Limited

Joined January 2019

Haigh Workman has a wealth of experience in civil, industrial and residential engineering with offices in Kerikeri, Warkworth and Auckland. Haigh Workman Ltd is a multi-disciplined civil & structural engineering firm, with experience in our Kerikeri office dating back to 1981. We have a strong team of qualified engineers with a comprehensive range of skills. We offer specialist expertise provid...

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Kae Interior Designs Limited

Joined February 2018

I am an interior designer that is here to help with all your design needs for your home. I can help with new builds, renovations, bathroom & kitchen designs. I am here to help turn your house into your home.

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One Little Job Ltd

Joined May 2012

I am a licensed builder with 40 years experience. I have been self employed for most of those years. I have worked on many of the biggest projects in Auckland including Princes Wharf. I can supply references if required...

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Global Partnership and Development Ltd

Joined July 2012

We are here for you. We specialise in exterior and interior decorating, and colour mixing for elegant and classic looks. We use quality paint. Our painters are skilled, competent hard workers. Integrity, quality, and skills are our strengths. The A Team Your Assets Matter www.ateampainting.weebly.com

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TASdesign Limited

Joined February 2018

Hi there, we're a professional design company offering drafting services for Concept Design and Building Consents. We also specialize in taking your design and creating comprehensive Manufacturing/Shop drawings and Assembly Instructions as part of our unique SmartPLANZ 3D Plan Packages, which are specifically created to ensure a time and cost effective build. We offer competitive quotes and pricin...

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Singer Architecture

Joined February 2014

I am an LBP registered, ADNZ professional member, Architectural Designer working in residential and light commercial projects. I can offer a range of services including; feasibility studies, concept designs, construction documents, construction administration, and building consent application. I would love the opportunity to talk with you further about your project and put together a fee proposa...

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Archemics Design

Joined April 2019

Archemics Design is an architectural design and interiors studio based in Auckland. We provide design services from pre design briefing, concept design through to full building drawings and documentation and consents. We have worked on both residential and commercial projects in New Zealand that form the basis of our industry knowledge. With a design focused environment we ensure top q...

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ilko architectrure ltd

Joined November 2018

My name is Illia Ovsiiko, I/m NZ registered architect with more than 15 years of experience. We produce architecture that is bespoke, contextual and smart. We provide full architectural services from master planning and concept design, documentation for Resource Consent, Building Consent through to project construction and completion. We value your time, you value or quality services

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smartarch

Joined June 2016

Hi, I've been working in construction, design and drafting and related industries since 1997. I am a licensed LBP (AoP Design 3) who works on all scales and complexities of new builds in residential and commercial projects. My recent NZ projects include, *2019 - Conversion of Utility Room to Studio Unit *2019 - New Back extension - Living and Bedroom - Moutenau *2019 - New 4 Bed Home - Waihol...

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The Drawing Mill

Joined August 2017

We pride ourselves on preparing comprehensive detailed drawings and specification to obtain Building Consent. Builders especially value our level of detail, which can save you time and money on site. ​The Drawing Mill also offers business to business Architectural Services nationwide.

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PS Structural Drafting Ltd

Joined June 2018

Hi, my name is Petra Syme and I run PS Structural Drafting Ltd. company from my home in Napier. I'm experienced in Architectural Technologies/Drafting and also Structural Drafting in residential, commercial and industrial field. I'm very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion using the latest CAD Software-Revit to produce plans at all stages of the design process...

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Boztech Ltd

Joined September 2017

We offer all kinds of Architectural Concept Design and Full Working Drawings, we can do work throughout New Zealand. Also specialists in 3d images and video 🎥

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Jade Bricklayers ltd

Joined March 2019

Over 20 years trade experience lbp licenced b1 and b2 , repairs, brick veneers, block bases, structural masonry, outdoor fireplaces, archways and much more. Jadebricklayers@gmail.com.Free quotes all over Auckland

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Emerge Homes Ltd

Joined June 2017

We offer a variety of building services to suit the needs of our clients. Whether an investor, property developer or home owner, our services can match your needs. We build new homes, townhouses and additions. We aim to be transparent and keep all customers in the loop with their projects, so they can stay in control and get the best outcome for everyone... beautiful projects delivered on time an...

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modern design limited

Joined December 2010

We are a small practice formed in 2006 and have practiced since 1994. We are qualified draftspeople and architects and specialize in domestic alterations and new work. Fantastic rates and strong visual presentation of designs through the latest CAD technology that will show exactly how the new work will appear. It is our personal philosophy to make the design and construction experience an enjo...

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Wyn Architecture

Joined January 2017

Licensed Building Practitioner Whether your job is big or small we can take care of it for you at an affordable cost. New builds and renovations. 15 years experience. Nation wide

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