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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 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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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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Understanding the Differences Among Tradespeople Accreditations

Posted 08/06/17

With so many tradespeople belonging to different accreditation organisations, how do you know which one to trust ? We take a closer look... Tradespeople Accreditations There are 10 common tradespeople accreditation to be aware of. Each one is not equal, yet they are work towards bettering

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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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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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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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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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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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New set of drawings to an existing consent 2

Posted 3 months ago

Have purchased a house with existing building consent for a pool fence to be installed. I have changed the pool fence barrier material to glass and also have altered the existing design from what was originally submitted by previous owner. Council require a basic set of drawings to be lodged under the existing consent so we can apply for code of compliance.

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Draughting services required ASAP

Posted 8 months ago

Alteration to existing build. Design has been done and require construction drawings to be completed and submitted into council. Alterations will remain in the existing building envelope with two additional rooms including a master bedroom with ensuite and walk in wardrobe converted from the existing double garage. An extension to the existing living will be made, keeping within the building envelope. New joinery and cladding will be required A new double garage will need to be include...

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Garage

Posted 2 months ago

Hi i want to turn my 2 car carport that is 6x6m and 2.4 m high into garage and i need somebody to draw up a plan for it.

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Plans for a deck over 1.5m

Posted 8 months ago

I need some plans for a deck over 1.5m in height to be built at the front of the property with either a ranchslider or bifold doors installed where the existing window is to allow access to the new deck. The deck is more or less a simple rectangle deck 5m wide x 4m out from the house starting from the small corner where the window box is located in the photo and going across to the edge of the house where the existing pathway to the front door is. The deck will extend out over the concrete drive...

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Drawing for a new bathroom

Posted 2 months ago

I’m looking to turn the existing wash room to a bathroom,hence I’m looking for a draftsman ..Must be council registered.

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New add on

Posted 1 month ago

Draw up and put into council for consent

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Planning consent help for a new detached garage and existing garage conversion.

Posted 5 months ago

We are loooking for someone to help us with the building consent process of building a new extension for a detached garage and to convert an existing garage to two bedrooms and an ensuite. We can supply all the existing site plans, elevations and proposed plans.

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Produce plans and documentation to obtain building consent

Posted 6 months ago

I require a draftsman for the purposes of preparing plans and documentation of a new internal staircase and engineered supporting beam (to remove an existing wall, see photo) to open plan a living room. I require; Site measure and drawings Preparation of full specification and submission of consent application Council liaison (RFI) I will supply you with the council file and I have my own builder to carry out the works. Thanks, Simon

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Create a plan for a new toilet.

Posted 2 months ago

We have existing room that needs to be converted to a new toilet.

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Small reno

Posted 4 months ago

Need plans for consent for removal of a wall between sunroom and no2 bedroom and creating an en-suite and wardrobe

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Avo Shack

Posted 2 months ago

Draw plans for submission to council for consent for Short term accommodation facility in TCC industrial Zone

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Small Home Reno

Posted 5 months ago

I require an Architect to provide planning layout and renovation design for kitchen, bathroom and living area. New joinery throughout the house is required and outdoor living space (deck or pavers). Also need a carport. I would like to include water harvesting, solar panels (if possible) and any other green initiatives. (If in budget) The house is approximately 120sqm. Built in 1990. Brick and tile.

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Draw up a simple bach for a renovation project

Posted 4 months ago

To move the staircase with a few different options

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Bathroom renovation

Posted 1 month ago

I am looking for someone to draw floor plan/drainage plan for additional shower enclosure for the consent process.

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Ronovation

Posted 4 weeks ago

Relocate a bathroom to upstairs and a kitchen to another room

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Asbuild for shower

Posted 7 months ago

We require an urgent Asbuild for a level entry tiled shower. Our draftsman is on a 5 week holiday and we need this for council in the next fortnight. We have the specifics and all the info you need, it just needs to be done by a draftsman for council sign off.

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Draw building plans for house reclad

Posted 8 months ago

Hi There, Looking for draftsperson to draw working plans for house reclad. Address: 68, Tom Muir Drive, Gate Pa, Tauranga Please let me know the cost and timelines for drawing building plans for council approval Thanks, Deepak Khanna

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Add on to Kitchen/ Dining space

Posted 7 months ago

looking to expand on current space wanting to add dining room on to current house. Then renovate Kitchen as it is too small. Need to start from scratch designs, plans , consents etc. cost wise unsure of a ball park just wanting to know if it can be done and approx cost.

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Fire wall between 2 existing houses

Posted 4 months ago

Requiring a draughtsman to draw a plan for a fire wall between two existing houses. A small area is almost touching. I have the building files,,

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House extension

Posted 3 months ago

Needing Draftsman for a 5m X 5m two story extension of the side of our house. Drawings need to be up to standard for council consent.

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Renovate wasted garage space to living areas.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th July 2017

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Concept of new build

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23rd August 2017

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Tauranga council permit application edit and adjust for lodgment.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

19th July 2017

Workmanship
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Cost
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Schedule
 5
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Renovate wasted garage space to living areas.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th July 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Concept of new build

Work carried out by an employee of the company

23rd August 2017

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Tauranga council permit application edit and adjust for lodgment.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

19th July 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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Boztech Ltd

Joined September 2017

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Joined February 2018

COMPANY PROFILE Ninja Painters provide a Japanese professional painting and decorating service. Temporary protection products and services Delivering the right product for the right application during site works or manufacturing We are a team of honest, reliable and dedicated painters. We can also work at Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, Taupo We are not good English but Job is ve...

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Astute Structures Group

Joined July 2017

An integrated approach… Astute Structures Group is a multi-disciplinary consulting organisation providing integrated professional services in Building, Infrastructure and Land development projects. We are a group of professionals including chartered engineers and architectural licensed building professionals with more than twenty years experience in New Zealand We have been providing int...

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BG Homes Limited

Joined July 2013

We are a family operated building company aimed at offering high level of client satisfaction and providing quality craftmanship. We cover both extensions/alterations and new builds.

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TASK

Joined December 2010

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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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Bay Property Projects

Joined October 2018

Grow creativity. Build your sanctuary. We specialise in renovations, upgrades, refreshing, for home and garden. Starting with consultancy, and design concepts, then full project management service. We provide all assistance required for your project.

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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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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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clay construction

Joined May 2014

Specialising in design build collaborations and bespoke builds, Clay Construction was formed in 2004. The team has consistently produced high quality new homes, alterations and commercial developments throughout the Bay of Plenty. Brent Clay . Director . Qualified and Licensed Building Practitioner. After 10 years in Aspen Colorado, building high end luxury homes, Brent returned to New Zeal...

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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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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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Handy Marz

Joined July 2018

Hi, I am a German brought up in NZ with very fine attention to detail & quality. I pride myself on making every job great & giving you what you want. My scope of work is very wide & my background is in light engineering, landscaping & maintenance as well as home renovations.

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Haigh Workman Limited

Joined January 2019

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Architeck Limited

Joined November 2018

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smartarch

Joined June 2016

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TASdesign Limited

Joined February 2018

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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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Global Partnership and Development Ltd

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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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