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Stage 2 of Home Ownership or Renting Life Stage – Your Twenties

Posted 26/10/17

Many people entering their twenties are looking at the possibly of moving away from property renting and into looking towards home ownership... Rising house prices have has somewhat stifled early home ownership in many parts of the country. But with a little smart thinking and the ability

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Composite vs. Timber Decking

Posted 28/01/20

Composite or timber decking – which is better? To choose a suitable material for your project, we have gathered the key aspects to look at.

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Guide to Installing Balustrades - Up to NZ Building Code Standard

Posted 14/09/17

Wondering what the NZ Building Code requirements are for balustrades on stairs and decking? Then you’re in the right place, we take a look... What is a Balustrade? A balustrade is basically a safety barrier. It can vary in appearance from simply a rail with supporting balusters, all the wa

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Guide to Cladding Options and Materials

Posted 31/07/19

Here’s a guide on the types of cladding options and materials available in New Zealand and how they stack up against each other.

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What Should You Do After a Damaging House Fire?

Posted 11/05/17

A house fire is a devastating experience, regardless of the amount of damage. Your first instinct may be to begin the clean-up and repair work, but there are several key things to work through first... Five things to do after a house fire There are five important tasks for you to do, if yo

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Decking - Choosing the Right Material for Your Home

Posted 28/09/17

Timber is the most obvious choice for building a deck but we there are two more popular options that are worth some consideration. We take a look... Types of Decking Materials There are three main types of materials used when building a deck: timber, concrete and composite timber. Timber

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Top 5 Bathroom Renovation Tips - Direct From Our Experts

Posted 29/04/19

Find out the Top 5 bathroom renovation tips direct from our Builderscrack bathroom experts. This advice can make all the difference between a successful bathroom renovation or not... 1) It's All in The Planning As the saying goes -  "The devil is in the detail" and this couldn't be mor

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Brick or Weatherboard – Choosing the Right Cladding for Your New Home

Posted 06/07/17

Brick or weatherboard? Choosing the cladding for your new home is more than deciding what looks best... It’s about the type of home you are building, the cost of the different types of cladding and the location of the house. Let us help you solve the battle of the cladding and choose the

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This is How your Gutters and Spouting Could be Damaging your Home (and what to do about it)

Posted 28/06/19

Guttering and spouting do more than take rainwater away, they are essential for a healthy, happy home. Read on to learn signs that indicate issues, and tips for resolving damage... What damage could my guttering be causing? Externally: A sagging gutter will damage your home’s fascia. P

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Latest building case studies

Discover in-depth, ways which our homeowners have used Builderscrack to shape their house into the home of their dreams.

Overgrown Patio to Contemporary Deck: How Lex Doubled His Living Space

Find out how a contemporary deck project transformed a ‘cold and unused’ area to create indoor-outdoor flow.

Bench Seating Took This Small Dining Room From Awkward To Cosy

Got an awkward space that can't be solved with furniture? Enter: bench seating. Find out design tips, budget and hindsight from these NZ homeowners.

Women in Trade - Pocket Rocket Building, Rotorua

Pocket Rocket Building owner shares her women in trade story, about how she made the career change from corporate leadership.

Garden Revamp: How Chris and Rochelle Transformed This Small Space

Read about a couple’s landscaping project where they work with an experienced tradie to give their small space a garden revamp.

Small Bathroom Renovation Turns Major When The Unexpected Happens

Budget blow-outs, schedule delays and an unforeseen scenario - this bathroom renovation's got it all! See the incredible transformation.

Homes On Show - Save My Bathroom

Read about how a tradie helped a homeowner with her bathroom renovation, turning an outdated relic into modern, clean and functional.

A 3yo’s Take on Having Plasterers in the Home

Renovating with kids at home is no small feat. Read about a family’s experience having their toddler meet tradespeople working with them.

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Window Sill/Frames/Insert replacement for new windows

Posted 9 months ago

We are in the process of ordering double glazed windows for our house in Stratford and would like to receive quotes for the install of the windows, these will require new frames and inserts. This is a whole house lot of windows. As we are yet to order the windows we have an aim to have them in prior to next winter, the earlier the better.

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Garage Build - Foundation Laid

Posted 2 years ago

Garage build in East Stratford We would require the job to be completed by mid-February due to consent expiring.

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Conservatory construction

Posted 1 year ago

Hi. We need a quote for a Conservatory build. Thanks

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Reinstate internal wall

Posted 6 months ago

Looking to reinstate a prior wall to close off a room.

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Ranch Slider

Posted 1 year ago

We are wanting a ranch slider/bi-folding doors installed. The home is brick. Thanks

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Repair water damaged laundry floor & wall

Posted 1 year ago

We are looking for a reliable builder to repair our laundry floor and wall also leads into toilet floor and under hot water cylinder cupboard also and some surrounding areas. Have one damage report but builder can not fix untill mid year. Currently going through insurance claim so it will be covered by insurance. Looking for the job to be done within the first 3-4 months of the year.

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Repair roof fascia/leak

Posted 2 months ago

I have had an issue with a roof leak for some time which has progressively gotten worse. Upon investigation it was identified that it was the fascia above my front door that requires fixing as the water is coming through the front door frame and has also damaged our external/outdoor light. I have new carpet going down on the 9th of August (approx 6 weeks away) so if someone could help me out prior to that, it'd be greatly appreciated!!

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Building a single garage

Posted 1 month ago

Concrete pad, single garage with room for a laundry. Timeframe asap

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Steps

Posted 4 months ago

About 4-5 Steps into house plus landing. For relocated house in midhirst.

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Cat enclosure

Posted 3 months ago

Waterproof cat enclosure, attached to house.

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General building work for 2x houses in August/September

Posted 2 months ago

We have 2x relocatable houses arriving on a section in Stratford in August. We are looking for a builder to complete the below list of jobs. Please provide rough quotes, timeframes for the work, and availability. House 1. Will be cut in half and rejoined on site. - Make good roof at place of cut (existing concrete tiles) and ensure weather tightness - Make good weatherboards at place of cut - 100x25mm H3.2 baseboards for a 112.5sqm house - Where the fireplace has been removed externally,...

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Cat door fitting and a few bits and bobs

Posted 11 months ago

We need a cat door to be installed in a wooden door. We also have some small jobs such as seeing why our chimney leaks and sealing our shower for water tightness needing to be done. Not sure if builders can help with those other small jobs but hoping someone can. The cat door is the priority though, thank you. I have fridays and Saturdays off so ideally could be fitted on one of those days so I can discuss the other work we had in mind around the house.

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House repair

Posted 9 months ago

I am buying 1/168 Juliet street got builder report and required repair for guttering , extra downpipe . garage timber frame , weather tide repairs and general repairs My contact details Vivek Manocha If anyone can give me quote by Monday that will be great. Builder report available. ... @ ...

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Door swap

Posted 2 years ago

I have a doorway from my kitchen going into a small hall, I want this doorway removed and covered up and a new doorway put just around the corner.

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3 Bay garage

Posted 10 months ago

We would like to add a 3 bay garage to an existing house. Drawings have been completed by architect.

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Qualified builder, one man band for 3 months work

Posted 1 year ago

Qualified builder, either one man band or semi retired person wanted for the Stratford area. We can provide a few months guaranteed work carrying out building/renovation work at our property either on a fixed salary or hourly rate. All materials provided, just need own tools.

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Noise

Posted 2 years ago

I want a 2.5 mtr wall built between my son's house and his neighbor to prevent harrasment & loud music being played all our of early morning every night. I don't know how wide. Apparently a permit is required over 2 mtrs. And need plans etc.

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Building

Posted 2 years ago

Hello I require a builder to move some bracing, add in an ext door and two windows, poss add some studs to council requirements, batten a ceiling area for gibbing. build two internal walls and insert two doors. Remove exterior cladding add in builders paper, located in Midhurst

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Install cavity slider

Posted 2 years ago

Need someone ASAP to instal a cavity slider Monday Tuesday 1/2 April only.

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Conversion

Posted 2 years ago

Making a shed to a habitable dwelling The external cladding needs to come off And put in builders paper and flashing around door and window. Needs a couple of men Tuesday and Wednesday this week please.

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NuVista Homes

Joined March 2014

Hi, We are NuVista Homes. We are a multi-award winning, family operated business with over 14 years of building experience in New Homes, Renovations, Alterations, Light Commercial work and General Building. We also offer in house interior design services We pride ourselves on making you happy and creating your project into our own master piece. This means we take the time to get to know you...

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Buildskills Limited

Joined October 2018

Hi, we specialise in home projects and maintenance. For all unlicensed building work of high quality at a reasonable price we are the team. For fences, decks, kitchen or bathroom upgrades or other projects around the home or rental, give us a call.

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G & N Moratti holdings Ltd

Joined January 2016

building residential houses for the past 7 years, do fencing, decks,concrete drives paths, carports, retaining walls, gibing,small alterations, insulation, and renovation work and new builds. all house work done from ground up to roofs high quality workmanship Guaranteed, never had a disappointed customer. Very competitive prices, work done on time and in budget. No job too small. will w...

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NZ Lighting & Heating Ltd NZ Property Maintenance Solutions Ltd

Joined December 2020

We do Led Lighting Aircond Heatpump Central Ducted system For all Residential and commercial Plus 6 years free service on all systems installed by us for peace of mind. Area's we cover Wellington to Waikato Finance also available We are also none as NZ PROPERTY MAINTENANCE SOLUTIONS LTD For all your 1 stop property maintenance New Decking & Fencing( New design and styles)...

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Savvygas ltd

Joined May 2018

Hey there, we are a plumbing and gas fitting company based in new plymouth. Able to anything from a leaking tap to a major house renovation and everything in between. Able to sort out any gas issues. Competitive quotes available and always willing to work to clients requirements.

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Lawrnce Builders Ltd

Joined November 2016

At Lawrence builders we like to work in with owner to find out exactly what they want we then make it happen! Wether its a new home ,house extension or simply changing a door lock.We've got over 20 years experience and the team to get your next build project finished on time and on budget!

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Aaron Collins Builders Ltd

Joined April 2010

Our family owned and operated business Aaron Collins Builders is a small team of detail driven carpenters. Aaron is a fully qualified Licensed Building Practitioner and a proud member of Certified Builders Association. We offer the Halo 10 year Guarantee to work over $30,000.00. The benefit of using us is that you're dealing directly with the business owner. We work along with you on your proj...

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Salaikeni Build

Joined June 2020

Hi, My names Edwin and I have 8 years of building experience and am a qualified builder. I'm honest, trustworthy an reliable, I pride myself in taking care of my work as well as my clients ensuring utmost respect for workmanship and you. I work with you to make sure that its within budget and cost effective so that nobody loses out. I've just started my own business so I look forward to working wi...

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Glen Law Building ltd

Joined March 2019

Hello, We have a group of 4 keen hardworking builders. Two Qualified trades men and two apprentice workers. Friendly team that love the trade and what to do wright by the client and leave a positive lasting impression. Check out our facebook page to see more. Thank you.

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Classical Elements Limited

Joined December 2019

Hello we are a company that provides an array of services. We have a 3T Tipper truck and also trailers available with driver for cartage, section maintenance and repairs inside and out. Fencing/retainer walls. Welding and fabrication and construction.

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Building Lab

Joined July 2020

Hi, Andy here from Building Lab. I have been building for 16 years, with my experience ranging from new builds, major renovations, to smaller jobs. I pride myself on being reliable, motivated, and finish every project to the highest standard. I guarantee great communication throughout the process to ensure I meet your expectations. To ensure your project runs smoothly, I have strong relationsh...

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Superior Steel Structures Ltd

Joined May 2020

Hi There, Our main work is sales and construction of steel frame sheds. We manage projects from demolition, earthworks, concrete, consents aswell as the construction. We also take on smaller jobs repairing or cladding existing buildings. We can supply and build anything from a small garden shed to a large commercial building NZ wide.

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Smart Build Solutions

Joined December 2016

I have been in the building industry, working all over Taranaki for the past 5 years. I am proud to be a qualified, licensed New Zealand builder. While my work mainly consists of building houses and doing renovations, I also enjoy helping customers with smaller jobs around their home and increasing value on their properties. Building maintenance is also an area I have been expanding into, assi...

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Refresh Renovations Taranaki

Joined July 2021

Refresh renovations can help with all your renovation needs from bathrooms and kitchens to full home renovations and extensions. Our 5 step process eliminates wastage and headaches to home owners giving them full control of their renovation. We offer an end to end service so we will be with your through the whole process If you would like to learn more about our process please visit our website...

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Level Build NZ

Joined November 2020

Based in New Plymouth, Taranaki, we specialise in competitively priced, high quality builds. This includes New Homes, Renovations, Upgrades, Commercial Construction, and everything in between. Founded and led by experienced carpenter, Jarom Tipene, our uncompromising attention to detail and drive for perfection set us apart from the rest. Whatever your renovation needs or new home dreams are, Leve...

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NZ CCS ltd

Joined December 2019

Hi, we have been involved in the rebuild of Christchurch for over 7 years. We have experienced LBP builders and able to do a wide range of building works and construction. We are specialist in foundation re-level works and retaining walls, Our team are able to provide a solution that works for you. Please look at our web site for more information. ...

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Byrne & Co Builders

Joined August 2019

Hi, I've have had plenty of experience in new builds and renovations. I like to specialise in smaller jobs, not only do I like to give a competitive quote but I also have an attention to detail and like to complete jobs to high standard.

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TRONZ Construction limited

Joined July 2021

Don worked in the furniture making industry for four years before moving into the construction sector for the last 17 years where there was more diversity and action and has constructed a range of unique projects including two gold medal houses, a dome house, bridges and some times a fence

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Construction needs

Joined July 2021

Hi , we are a local crew catering to the needs of fellow taranakians in the home Reno space and new builds from set out to final fit and finish, with a large focus on high end finishes. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and finishing projects on time.

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Crescent Construction Ltd

Joined August 2020

We provide services in the residential sector of construction and renovation in Auckland, Manawatu - Wanganui, New Plymouth and Taranaki Region. Our team removes the complexity in building projects and will ensure that your vision and ideas come to life. We want to make the experience of working with us a positive one for you. You’re busy. You have better things to do than deal with the str...

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