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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Plans to remove 2 load bearing walls

Posted 1 month ago

Looking for someone to draw up plans for 2 load bearing walls to be removed in a 1960's house, have had a builder in to check and all of the walls in the house are load bearing, we dont have any original plans of the house, wanting an idea of costs to do this

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Bathroom alteration

Posted 3 weeks ago

Converting an existing bathroom with a separate shower and toilet into a complete wet room for mobility purposes for an elderly woman. The design has been complete, I require someone to complete a full set of construction drawings & documentation for building consent purposes.

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A sleepout draft

Posted 1 year ago

24 m sq sleepout build from wood. We can use a standard design, which we need to place to a section considering an existing dwelling. At the stage, I need the ballpark figure for the drafting cost, as this draft will be used to apply to Rotorua City Counsel for a permit.

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Home renovation ideas and plans

Posted 5 months ago

Looking for an architect to give layout ideas prior to renovation of bathroom, kitchen, living areas and master bedroom in 1980’s home. This could include new layout or relocation of rooms and/or new additions to the house.

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Lbp draftsman

Posted 2 years ago

Need a draftsman for interior alteration. Addition of extra bathroom and toilet. Need to apply for biulding consent from the council.

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Draughting kitchen, bathroom & laundry

Posted 2 years ago

I am looking for a draughtsman to help with 1950s renovation and direction to plan the above rooms.

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Renovation residential

Posted 1 year ago

Bathroom laundry front entrance renovation

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New View

Posted 2 years ago

Build upstairs area on house

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Draw Plans : for garage renovation into self contained subsidiary dwelling

Posted 2 months ago

Would like plans drawn to convert existing large 2 1/2 garage into subsidiary dwelling, self contained with 1 or 2 bedroom. Would like a quote and a timeframe for being able to do the job please.

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Home extension

Posted 10 months ago

Extension to home so needing some plans drawn up. Approx 20-30sqm

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Small dwelling

Posted 9 months ago

I need to have a plan for a small dwelling drafted With all the structural details to be put into council for building consent. I have some ideas of what I would like.

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Bellas

Posted 6 months ago

Building consent documentation required to gain building consent for a small townhouse development. Concept design and brief available BC lodgement targeted for mid March 2021

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Lbp draftsman #2

Posted 1 year ago

Need a draftsman for interior alteration. Addition of extra bathroom and toilet. Need to apply for biulding consent from the council.

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Draughtmans

Posted 3 years ago

Wanting a draughtsman quote to build a second dwelling on our property, 70sqm, 2brm, wet room & self contained. Thank you

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Extension to 2nd floor deck

Posted 10 months ago

We need plans drawn up to submit to council for a small deck extension at our bach in Okere Falls, Rotorua. We are only wanting to extend the deck out by approximately 2 metres along approximately half of one end of the deck. Unfortunately as it is on the second story we need to have plans drawn up to submit to council to apply for a building consent. Ideally we would like to have this work completed before Christmas so we were hoping to have the plans submitted by late September or early O...

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Lake House - Architectural

Posted 2 years ago

new lakeside residential home

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Sarah Barkley

Posted 2 years ago

I need a design/ plans that include redesigning the existing bathroom into a shared bathroom/ laundry space. I'd like the existing laundry (large!) converted into a studio unit with bedroom, bathroom and living space and a rework of the kitchen. The house is 241m2 with 5 bedrooms, 2 bathroom and 2 large living areas. Lots of options, no fixed ideas. Open to suggestion, on a budget.

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Renovation

Posted 1 year ago

Bathroom laundry front entrance plans for council permit

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Draftsman required..not architect (too expensive)

Posted 1 year ago

Kitchen wall to knock out, laundry to convert to laundry/bathroom, stairs to relocate, window to widen. Council tells me I need drawings of the work for consent

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Bathroom Renovation Drafting in Rotorua

Posted 2 years ago

Hi, I am planning to renovate my bathroom. It will include adding a new toilet, replacing shower and vanity, and removing the bathtub. The job is in Rotorua. Thanks

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JK builders

Joined August 2017

2009 Our company was founded and instantly engaged in conducting four property building projects during this year. We currently have LBP designer, carpenter and site manager within our team. Our consultants all have solid backgrounds in both design and construction. You get the benefit of experience that's been acquired year after year, job after job.

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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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fortyone ARCHITECTURE

Joined May 2020

We are a Boutique Architectural Studio obsessed with bespoke residential architecture design. Simply put, were focused on intentional design crafted around your families lifestyle. All the while maximizing your properties potential. Great homes don’t just get built. They are thoughtfully designed in a collaborative way that leaves everyone involved, proud of the end result. Palmerston N...

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Task

Joined December 2010

Hello, This is our purpose and services:- Carpentry Painting Fencing Retaining Walls Concreting Vinyl Floors Carpetting Kitchen Decking and Handrails Access Ramps and Pergolas We have a great team that meets quality,time and within approved costs. We respect the needs of our customers and we are honest with all our dealings

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Architeck Limited

Joined November 2018

Kia ora, We are Architeck, we love architecture in all aspects from design, developments through to construction. We would love to hear from you about your project. Please contact us today for a no obligation, free consultation of your next project. We are specialists in providing excellent, professional architectural services. We have over 14+ years experience in everything from rural n...

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Global Partnership and Development Ltd

Joined July 2012

Global Partnership and Development Ltd The Art of House Flipping, Renovation, and Design Your Assets Matter! We, therefore, focus on durability and quality. Global Partnership and Development Ltd has supported more than 100 micro business entrepreneurs in the least developed countries. Why us? We have completed houses in Hamilton, Taupo, Tokoroa, Rotorua, Tauranga, Putaruru, Cambridge, a...

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Archemics Design

Joined April 2019

Archemics Design is an architectural design, structural engineering 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 env...

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R CREATIVE DESIGN

Joined June 2020

R Creative Designs Ltd is a Hamilton based Architectural drafting firm offering a wide range of creative designs for your housing requirement. From conceptual plans to set of plans for Council submission for Building Consent & Constructions. R forte lies in our R better understanding of R clients needs and in R ability to help bring their dreams in to reality with precise designs within given b...

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Click Works

Joined February 2008

Click Works is a Dunedin based company specialising in Architectural Design and Drafting work. We service clients all around NZ with current projects in Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington, Auckland and Central Otago. From a simple renovation through to large scale residential builds, apartment blocks and light commercial - we've significant experience in all. We also provide a draughting service...

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L Framing Limited

Joined November 2019

Thank you for taking an interest in L.Framing, whether it may be for Renovations, building or any of our services we would like to thank you. L.Framing is a company that takes pride in our work in delivering competitive quotes and providing excellent service. We dedicate ourselves in providing services that meet deadlines while maintaining excellent services. Our employees have years of e...

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Collaborative Projects Studio

Joined December 2019

We've done designs for new houses and renovations, we've worked on several public, commercial and education buildings. We can also design and build interiors and furniture. We are a small and effective team that like clear communication and professionalism without intermediary. The collaboration with our clients is the key to achieve their goals.

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Vision Design Architecture

Joined April 2017

Hi, Vision Design has been designing new homes all over NZ for over 10 years. We also specialise in renovations and re cladding leaky buildings. We work closely with a number of Tauranga based builders and small building companies. We pride ourselves on quality drawings at reasonable rates. Our small team thrive on working with new building systems.

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Five AM Design Studio

Joined February 2014

Designing bespoke residential architecture in which he can call upon a range of different design styles is what Codi finds most exciting. His passion for high spec, energy efficient homes with special focus on building science deeply shapes the way he tackles a design project. Codi strongly believes that a home should improve the lives of its occupants through the way they interact with it...

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Manaia design

Joined June 2012

Hi.I have been in the building industry for over 30 years .I have a combination of design and building experience producing quality design-build projects and council consent documentation.I offer a broad range of architectural services to complete your job to a high standard.I work on a variety of projects,mostly being residential and have completed building projects in Auckland and around NZ. I l...

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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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QS Consult NZ

Joined February 2019

Quantity Surveyor - Project Cost Estimates - Schedule of Quantities - Take-Off - Microsoft Project Programming. Registered MNZIQS - Sole Trader Consultant - Reasonable Rates .

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Detail Connect Ltd

Joined July 2012

Architectural Drafting, Structural Drafting, Structural steel and Precast detailing/manufacturing drawings and drafting service using 3D modelling software. ... Project specific samples a available on request.

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ARKI DESIGN AND DRAFTING LIMITED

Joined January 2020

We are a qualified and experienced Design and drafting team with over 10 years of experience in the residential and commercial sector. We pride ourselves with our work quality, fast turnarounds and affordability.

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Xpress Design & Drafting

Joined January 2020

Hi, we are a cost-effective Architectural firm specializing primarily in concept design and building consent documentation. From the smallest of renovation/alteration to complex new builds including hill builds. We also provide a wholesale schedule of fees (trade rates) for ongoing working relationships. Keywords in our toolbox being: NZS 3604, New Zealand Building Code, Timber Framed and Steel F...

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The Drawing Room

Joined November 2019

Looking for great value Architectural & Drafting work? We guarantee we'll get you your consent, or YOUR MONEY BACK! At The Drawing Room, we pride ourselves on listening to you and work with you to provide solutions to compliance that match your taste. Check out our website on how to get started, www. ...

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