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Successful Indoor Outdoor Flow in New Zealand Homes

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. The secret to unlocking the potential of both spaces is blurring the boundaries between inside and outside. This works regardless of the size of your garden compared to the size of your home. Select from our great ideas below to improve indoor outdoor… (view full article)

The Tiny Home Movement in New Zealand

The tiny home movement has definitely come to New Zealand, especially since the Christchurch earthquakes which have seen kiwis both living out of and doing business out of remodelled containers. But why has the tiny house movement gained so much traction and caused excitement lately? 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? Since the mid 1940s we've seen the average size of a kiwi home almost double… (view full article)

Mid to Upper Range Bathroom Renovation Costs & Ideas

This is part three in a four part series where we’ll discuss what features to expect for $3,000 to $100,000-plus when undertaking bathroom renovations and what you need to help you plan your bathroom renovation. This week we're looking at bathroom renovation costs for: Mid Range Bathroom Renovation Costs ($12,000 to $30,000) Location, cost of labour and materials all play a part in the costing of a bathroom renovation.  The average bathroom renovation job in Auckland will definitely cost… (view full article)

Budget Bathroom Renovation Costs - what you can expect

Last week we discussed getting started with bathroom renovation costs.   Like all home renovation projects, there’s 3 levels of renovating: good, better and absolute best. In this series of #bathroom #renovation articles we’ll walk you through the basics regardless of your budget. This week: The Basic Budget Bathroom Renovation (from $3000-$12000) It’s likely you may not be able to move a lot of plumbing around, but you could replace and update fixtures and fittings off the shelf.… (view full article)

Global Day of Parents 2014: Is your home friendly & safe for your Mum & Dad?

The Global Day of Parents 2014 is observed on the 1st of June and provides an opportunity to appreciate all parents in all parts of the world for their selfless commitment to children and their lifelong sacrifice towards nurturing this relationship. People are living longer and with this may come a declining mental ability or physical mobility. Although retirement homes have their place, your aging parents most likely will prefer staying in their own homes for as long as possible. Even if… (view full article)

Walk in Shower or Wet Room? Consider the Benefits

The pressures of modern life have contributed towards us having hectic lifestyles, while we constantly rush around without time to relax and enjoy ourselves. Add to this the need to save money on heating and water, and you’ve got one of the biggest contributing reasons to the increased popularity of a walk in shower compared to a bath tub. If you want to be well-informed about the benefits of a walk in shower, then this article will help you. Always seek the expert assistance of a trusted… (view full article)

Featured Builders in Whangarei

Integrity Foundations — Integrity Foundations: Quality - Safety - Integrity.

We do any and everything to do with repiling, foundation work and floor levelling.

Accept the Integrity challenge: Call us last - you'll notice a difference.
blud sweat & tears — Registered builders specializing in decking and verandah construction, roofing,disability alterations, painting/finishing work, plaster boarding and stopping, panel beating and rust repair, concrete work, tiling, landscaping, water blasting, rubbish and wreck removal and much more!
apex tree services — a passionate horticulturlist with over 25 yrs exp working with plants and trees totally professional
very competive rates
all work considered
Ground Up Works — Fit and available for domestic works or subcontracting.
Experienced in varied aspects of demolition, renovation, site prep/ ground work, carpentry, rafter markout, concrete, fencing, landscaping, electrical, plumbing... - the proverbial Jack of All Trades.

Tooled up, all work guaranteed.
Chapman and Boyd Builders — Hi weve been building houses for over 30 years, no job to big or small. We pride ourselves on quality and client satisfaction. Qualified, licenced and registered.
Mountfield Contracting — Property Maintenance Business Based in Waipu, Northland and Kumeu, West Auckland.



Reviews of tradespeople

concrete garage floor

10th December 2013

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule5
Responsiveness5
Professionalism5
Our job was done within the timeframe stated and is entirely what we asked to be done.Very satisfied thanks Gavin.From Bruce & Kathy

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Trade reply: It was a pleasure to do the job. Thankyou for your custom. Any time you need us, don't hesitate to make contact. Kind regards, Gavin/Bruno.


Responsiveness5
Professionalism5
Very easy to deal with.

Shift 2 Pallet of Bricks

22nd September 2013

Responsiveness5
Professionalism5
Got hold of us quickly and promptly and provided a good quote. Only due to timing we went with somebody else.

Responsiveness5
Professionalism5
Very quick response and pleasant to deal with.

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule5
Responsiveness5
Professionalism5
Great and efficient service, was very easy to deal with. Would use again - highly recommend!

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Trade reply: Good experence, prompt payment great to deal with


Concrete cap tiles

17th May 2011

Workmanship5
Cost5
Schedule5
Responsiveness5
Professionalism5
Great communication throughout, a can do attitude and very thorough, tidy workmanship.
Thank you very much!
I definitely recommend this person.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

Trade reply: just to say thank you to the owner for giving me a chance to do some work...


Recent Jobs in Whangarei

Job #96222
Relocation of 2 windows in new house at lockup stage. Remove a triple slider entirely and put one of the windows in its position. Other window moving short distance from south wall to west wall.  Utility clad over old…

Job #95938
We are a Hamilton based manufacturing company looking at extending our installation network. This job is for 7 cubicles to be installed at a commercial construction site in Whangarei approx. 21/08/2015 This has…

Job #92052
Relocation of 2 windows in new house at lockup stage. Remove a triple slider entirely and put one of the windows in its position. Other window moving short distance from south wall to west wall. Utility clad over old…

Job #90908
Relocation of 2 windows in new house at lockup stage. Remove a triple slider entirely and put one of the windows in its position. Other window moving short distance from south wall to west wall. Utility clad over old…

Job #87951
Concrete removal. Already broken up. Requires bobcat with 3in1 bucket and tip truck. Approx 2cbm or 2 ton. Kamo. Prefer Tue or weds

Job #81200
The basement is mostly 'built and closed in . I want the open section walled/closed off so that my cats cannot get to the dirt.

Job #67622
I need a builder to put a hole into the wall so we can vent a dryer to the outside. I have a 125mm diameter vent but have no experience with putting a round hole into a brick wall. Can you tell me what would cost to…

Job #61897
Install internal architraves and sill/other for french doors, window and door. Dimensions for the window are: 2540w x 1915h Dimensions for the French doors are: 2000h x 3175w Quote on painting and installing…

Job #46945
I am wanting to get a low deck built as soon as possible. We will move spa pool and have deck just above concrete pad and across grass area shown in photo. Spa pool will sit on new deck. The ground slopes slightly and…

Job #31872
2x interior 1m x 2.2m walls to be removed, tidied up as necessary afterwards. May or may not be load bearing - house plans available upon request. Floor not an issue as will be re-carpeted soon after.

Job #27054
Hi I am needing a couple of people to assist with putting up some pellet walls which will go up inside a marquee. This is for a site display at the Whangarei Summer show. The site is 10 x 10 photos attached with what…

Job #11112
fit new shower cubicle - prefer a readymade storebought one plumb in my freestanding vanity that I already have. Retile some areas. Hopefully take out a small dividing wall in bathroom, hopefully move some plumbing…

Job #8581
We have a list of repairs required to be able to obtain a code of compliance for a 1995 hardiplank house with alumnium windows. These include but are not limited to: 1. scribers required to all joinery and garage door…

Job #6170
The driveway of our rental is due for an upgrade. It has always been loose metal and a real pain as the drive kicks up to the road, and loose metal builds up in a pile as the rain washes it down. As I am in…

Job #4966
need to built a sleepout 6m x 4m sleepout with one bedroom walk in wardrobe and office need prices this job is ready to start this sleepout will be mono pitched design will be same as the one in the picture shell…


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