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Your guide to Building in Hutt Valley

Outsourcing Housework Freed Up Precious Time For This Busy Homeowner

Busy homeowner Michelle holds down parenting, full-time work and studying towards her PhD. She shares with us how she used Builderscrack to outsource her housework so she could focus on the important stuff... How It Started To say Michelle is a driven person is an understatement. Sitting across from a woman that packs so much into her days is inspiring, not only because of that drive but the clever way she has arranged her life to make it possible. She tells me "I’m doing a full-time… (view full article)

Tradies On The Job - Save My Bathroom

Behind every job there is a story, this one starts with a homeowner and a vision to renovate her bathroom from an outdated, 1970’s relic, to a modern, clean and functional bathroom. The Dilemma The story starts with Joanne and her first tradie, a referral from a friend. The tradie seemed great. The homeowner and tradie agreed that Joanne would buy everything that was needed for the bathroom, and the tradie gave her a cost to install and renovate to her plan. Fast forward three months and… (view full article)

Homes On Show - Save My Bathroom

Behind every job there is a story. This one starts with a homeowner, and a vision to renovate her bathroom from an outdated 1970’s relic to a modern, clean, and functional bathroom.   The Dilemma The story starts with Joanne and her first tradie, a referral from a friend. The tradie seemed great. The homeowner and the tradie agreed that Joanne would buy everything that was needed for the bathroom, and the tradie gave her a cost to install and renovate to her plan. Fast forward… (view full article)

Reviews. Why They Matter To Your Business.

  Reviews are essential for creating credibility on Builderscrack. They are key to building a business reputation and in turn grow relationships with future homeowners.   Want to get reviews? Here’s how  Tradies are reviewed with Hammer Ratings on a scale from 1 to 5, with 5 being the best. These are based on two areas : Communication - How tradies communicate Workmanship - The work carried out by tradies It’s important to remember that only tradespeople who win… (view full article)

Stage 6 Life Stages Home Ownership: Caring For Your Home During Your 80s

Owning a home at any age is a commitment, but when you're caring for your home during your 80s, there are more things to consider. In our final article of our Home Ownership Article Series, we discuss the types of decisions you'll need to make and how to get the best value for money for them. Should You Stay or Should You Go? In our senior years, remaining independent is a common goal. Unfortunately as we age our bodies are less able to perform the same jobs we used to do with ease.… (view full article)

Stage 5 Life Stages Home Ownership - Getting Your Home Ready for Retirement

While your house remains your castle, there comes the time we need to adapt it. Getting your home ready for retirement is all about thinking ahead and future proofing your home and lifestyle for what may come.Not something we like to think about, but getting older has some disadvantages. For one, when we retire, we stop earning a wage and money becomes more of an issue. Secondly, our bodies become less physically able to perform the same tasks they have always done. Taking the time to sit down… (view full article)

Reviews of Hutt Valley Builders

Piling Inspection

22nd August 2018

“Trev is a knowledgeable guy.
Very helpful on what we wanted and also gave pointers on a few other things with out property that were good to know”

Work carried out by an employee of the company

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule5
Communications5

“Great job, finished up the work in the bucketing rain even. Thanks again!”

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule5
Communications5

“We were very impressed with Paul who set a clear plan from the start & kept in touch with us throughout the process. The job was completed to a high standard.”

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Reply: “Thank you”

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule5
Communications5

“Michael was great and fast on finishing the job. Thanks, Michael.”

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Reply: “Thanks Catherine ☺”

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule4
Communications4

Chimney Removal

5th December 2018

“Huge thanks to the guys from Good With Wood for a stellar job! These guys were friendly, efficient and extremely considerate of us and our home. They obviously value customer relations and all of their team were very friendly and approachable. Their communication was also very good and they clearly communicated challenges and changes to the specified job that needed our input. Will certainly be asking them back for the next phase of work.”

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule5
Communications5

“Nice guy, good to work with.
Is happy to discuss solution options and agree approach to the work.
Reliable and does what he says he is going to do.”

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Workmanship4
Cost5
Schedule5
Communications5

Recent jobs posted in Hutt Valley

HI, I have a window with frame that I need installed in a toilet room. As per photos


Looking for someone to help us cut and fit the skirtings in two bedrooms, one small and one large. Would need to measure, get 65mm govt splayed skirtings from mitre10, cut them to size and nail on. We’ll paint them and…


I had a slow leak in my roof which has been repaired, but one of the beams from the top of the roof got water damage and has rotted away at the bottom. There was apparently a notch on the beam at the bottom which…


I require a builder and electrician. The work involves repairing the old studs of an internal wall situated between toilet and kitchen, moving the door way in that wall, re-gibbing that wall as well as the toilet walls…


Am looking to have a timber double carport built on an existing cardeck. Will probably also require replacement/repair of some of the existing handrail to cardeck as well.


The post holding our power cable above the garage roof has come loose. We need it fixed asap.


On the second story wood battons have started coming away from one wall. We need these either fixed or replaced for the whole exterior wall. Please quote for the fix including costs for scaffolding


We are looking for a qualified builder to carry out the building work for a veranda. Plans have already been drawn up (see some screen shots attached). It's a lean-to structure on a brick house. The veranda is going…


We would like our fireplace removed and flooring (underneath the fireplace) and plastering will need to be done afterwards.


I have 1960s house, around 110 sqm. I'm getting a ground vapour barrier installed, but need the ground cleared for debris. There is some moderate debris and what appears to be a car axle. Looking to get all this removed…


Hi there I have an existing Versatile 2 car garage at the rear of our property, and I would like to investigate options for converting the right half of it to a 1 bedroom studio. It will initially be used for…


Wanting to install our dryer in our bathroom, mounted above the washing machine with a hole/vent going through the wall to the outside for the dryer to exhaust out of with the ability to cap it off when not…


Hi, we would like to obtain quotations for the removal of x2 wooden windows for the fitment of x1 new white double glazed sliding door & x1 double glazed window, these to be priced for this also. This will require…


I would like a small wall removed in my kitchen to the left of the current door way. It is a load bearing wall and has the header tank above. There is one electrical socket that will need removed. Priority 2 of 3…


We need three new porches for our set of three units. The porches are made up of two sides with frosted glass panels and a metal roof. The current porches are bolted onto the concrete pad below.