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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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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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Your Handy Fencing Guide For Common Issues & Repairs

Posted 01/10/21

If you want to repair your fence, or replace your fence all together, use this handy fencing guide to answer some of your biggest fencing questions.

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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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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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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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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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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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Concrete pad for spa and deck around spa

Posted 1 year ago

We have an existing deck that we want to put a spa next to. Need a concrete pad for a spa and to extend the deck around it.

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Car port onto pole shed

Posted 1 year ago

Looking to add a carport/caravan shelter onto an existing 2 bay pole shed. Can start ASAP, 9m deep and 3.5m wide (approx). Must be inkeeping with the style of the shed and height to suit caravan.

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C&B Steel House

Posted 3 months ago

Looking for expressions of interest for a new house build at Bronte, Mahana area in Tasman DC. Single storey, Maxraft Slab floor, timber frame, some truss roof some skillion roof; 25º and 10º pitches. 174m2 including integral garage. near flat site, minor earthworks required to level site but some soft soil replacement to 300 deep. Vertical Colorsteel primary cladding with secondary cladding in local rusticated weatherboard. On site infrastructure required, power at boundary. A straightforward b...

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Supply and install sky light/tube in kitchen

Posted 6 months ago

It's a new home in the Berryfields subdivision.

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Peacock Shelter

Posted 5 months ago

Hi, I need some available this weekend or next week if possible to build a shelter for my 3 new peacocks. It can be very simple. I will need your advice how best to do it but it requires a roof, a couple of perches and 3 half sides, on quite tall poles as they like height. Also depending on price, a tidy up on my chicken coop e.g. new wire roof and a small rain shelter area.

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Rustic garage

Posted 5 months ago

Car port using pre purchased telephone poles so rustic in nature . Open on 2 sides . High enough for large camper van .5mx6m

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Deck, pergola and outdoor shower platform

Posted 6 months ago

We need a deck built on the front of our house (approx 3.4m x 5.3m), a 4m x 5m wooden pergola and a small outdoor shower platform that matches the decking style (1m x 1.2m). No absolute hurry on this but we would love all three to be completed by summer.

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104 Bryant Rd. New build open fireplace

Posted 1 month ago

Build an open wood fireplace in modern new build. No idea on cost. width to be 1-1.2 meters on external wall.

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Building Repairs - Murchison

Posted 1 year ago

Needs a qualified builder to carry out repairs Building is in Murchison

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Renovation

Posted 11 months ago

Hi there, We are renovating a minor dwelling on our property and need a builder to do the quote and works. thanks

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Laundry and kitchen wall alterations

Posted 1 year ago

LBP advice on consenting and quote for removal of a wall between kitchen and laundry, walling up two existing doorways (one external - stucco), installation of a new cavity slider. Building is 1960s Wilkes construction 1 bdrm flat/unit.

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Laundry renovation

Posted 1 year ago

Small laundry 1.6 x 2m. Walls and ceiling to be lined and a storage cupboard and laundry tub to be installed.

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Ngatimoti

Posted 1 year ago

renovation of a 200Sq home including a reclad and replace extension bringing the property to code. We will be working with a local house designer and have the project at council approval stage before work commences. Time frame to be discussed. Located in Ngatimoti

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Double garage build

Posted 2 months ago

Looking for one or two builders to build a double garage in Nelson Lakes area. Accommodation provided. Need to be experienced. Requires concrete slab floor, wooden framing, Coloursteel roof. Plans provided. Good to have it finished by December. Labour only or complete quote.

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Create a new doorway from laundry to hallway

Posted 8 months ago

Cut out door way and put a new door into laundry entrance from hallway.

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12A Penny Lane Richmond

Posted 10 months ago

Internal Framing,Gibbing and stopping with some small areas of external cavity and wrapping and the installoation of two aluminium windows and one door,We will,organise Plumbing,Electrician and Kitchen Work to start early New Year Will need LPB sign off

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Builder/handyman required

Posted 2 months ago

Installing skirting boards in open plan kitchen and lounge area, in preparation for new carpet being laid.

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Easy Store Fit-out

Posted 1 year ago

We need 2 x semi-skilled builders or general handymen to construct modular furniture for a store fit out.

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1270 Tadmor-Glenhope Valley Road

Posted 3 months ago

Add a Master Bedroom with ensuite. Convert a double carport into a garage. New kitchen. We take possession of house August 20th 2021 but have no storage there yet other than carport so fairly urgent for that to be started at least from move in date please. Or to be advised on options. Floor plan and pics can be added when contact made. Thank you.

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Lift or replace drop ceiling

Posted 1 month ago

Looking to get current timber framed drop ceiling lifted or replaced with gib rondo in main living area. Fit set of hands on hand to assist. No finishing or plastering needed after gib installed.

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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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JMS Builders Ltd

Joined October 2009

I am a qualified builder and have experience in building architectural and standard homes. This includes a number of decks, fences, paths etc. Building is a passion, and I enjoy what I do. I take pride in my work, and hope that clients get the same level of satisfaction from what I construct, as I do.

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NailWorx Building Ltd

Joined January 2013

NailWorx Building Ltd believe in providing first class service and quality workmanship *Repairs & Maintenance *Renovations *Rentals *New Builds *Licensed Building Practitioner Need help completing an unfinished project or starting a new one? We offer competitive prices with a quality service!

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GJR Contracting Limited

Joined June 2021

Hello, I am the professional handy man. I specialize in anything outdoors from decks, pergola's, retaining and rock walls, landscape and construction along with all forms of fencing from stock proof rural to just what you need in the city. My workmanship is all guaranteed and finished to the highest standard. If you need a large tree cut down, taken away and the stump removed I am qualified and...

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JT CARPENTRY

Joined April 2021

Hi there , I have over ten years experience an offer complete carpentry services an cover all aspects of carpentry , I will work hard to meet your needs an deadlines an pride myself on providing excellent workmanship.

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O'MalleyBuild

Joined April 2021

Hi, I've been working in construction for 9 years and am a fully qualified builder. I have a background in high end residential new build and renovations. I am a one man band and specialise in smaller jobs .I am looking to work with local homeowners and business's with renovations and new projects. I am hardworking and incredibly reliable, and I pride myself on my attention to detail. Please do...

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Grant Macleod

Joined May 2017

Hi my name is Grant, I've recently qualified in carpentry and have a national level 4 in carpentry certificate. As a newly qualified builder I believe I can provid you with the best service at affordable prices. Look forward to talking with you. Grant

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Fix It Fox Handyman Services

Joined December 2020

No Job Too Small. Hands on Engineer. I have built a broad spectrum of residential and engineering items. I have a full suite of skills - fabrication, building, roofing, plumbing, drainage, electrical etc ie classical handyman who does well in all trades. Good tool base. Multiple trailers. Can cart 9m lengths. Engineers built the world.

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Andys Interior Plastering

Joined January 2010

Hi, We've been plastering new houses and tidying up old ones for the last 20 years. We've been in Christchurch for the last 20 years and have worked on jobs around the city as well as in regional parts of Canterbury.We also do handyman work around your house and light building work. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing com...

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N Gibson Builders ltd

Joined October 2016

Small building company with three qualified licensed builders and two apprentices. Specialising in renovation work. Will organise and project manage the job from start to finish using all of our other subtrades.

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Flint Construction

Joined March 2015

Small family owned building company, servicing the South island. Run by an experienced Licensed Building Practitioner. Providing tailor made building solutions for your budget and needs. We can complete your renomb bvation, new build or light commercial project. No job is too small for us, we can be building a new house or replacing pickets on a fence, our professional attitude remains. Happy to...

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Riordan Builders Ltd

Joined January 2020

Hi, Riordan Builders are a smart established building company in the Nelson/Tasman region. We specialise in all your building needs big or small. We have a very professional and productive crew that sets a very high standard. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and a excellent job done to the budget. Please don’t hesitate to contact us regarding your building project. Thanks.

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NW PROJECTS LTD

Joined May 2017

NW PROJECTS is a family-owned and operated building company, servicing the Nelson and Tasman regions. ​ ​We specialise in Renovations, Alterations and Repairs. Owner/Builder Nick Watmuff, is a Registered Master Builder and Licensed Building Practitioner, and has a background in commercial construction, high-end renovations, and site management. ​Nick approaches every project with professionalis...

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SoBeer Structural and Fire

Joined May 2020

With nearly 20 years of experience in New Zealand, I am a Chartered Structural Engineer based in Christchurch and a Producer Statement Author for Auckland City Council. I have a broad experience in structural design and site investigation from new build to alteration, and seismic or earthquake assessment of existing structures. These structures vary from residential, commercial, school, and pub...

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Al Fresco Garden & Property Maintenance

Joined May 2013

We are locally owned and operated and our repeat business and many satisfied customers are our greatest advertisement. We do all types of Garden & Property Maintenance, We can mow lawns of any size from a residential lawn to orchards, vineyards & lifestyle blocks. Our other services include tree work, chipping of Greenwaste and stump grinding, and Landscaping. We are also the local agent and inst...

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Karl Fulford Construction Ltd

Joined August 2014

I have been running my own business for the last 8yrs, I do a lot of renovation/alteration work all over the Nelson and Motueka areas, but all types of work welcomed. I have a small number of sub contractors that I use and trust so the finished job is perfect and on time. Customer satisfaction is my highest priority and by having regular meetings with clients during the project find it keeps eve...

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Mark Smith Builders

Joined February 2012

Mark Smith Builders established in 2009, with 13 years experience we specialise in all aspects of residential buildings, architectural homes, hill sites, alterations and repair work. Mark has developed strong relationships with the people of Canterbury helping with the Christchurch rebuild. As a licensed building practitioner (LBP) you can rest assure your home is getting built by a qualified bu...

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Builders

Joined August 2021

We are new building company based in the Nelson Tasman region. We work with our client to bring you high quality results in-new builds ,renovations and extensions .get in touch with our team and we pride ourselves on providing competition quote and then completing jobs on budget.

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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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Level Ridge Limited

Joined July 2017

Level Ridge Limited is a property maintenance and construction company covering the Hawkes Bay, Manawatu/ Whanganui, and Nelson-Tasman regions, offering a comprehensive range of services using both internal staff ( including qualified carpenters and licensed building practitioners) and trade qualified specialist contractors including plumbers and electricians. We can take care of the full scope o...

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