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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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Top 5 Home Remodelling Trends in New Zealand

Posted 04/06/13

Here's two great questions to ask yourself. How much better your home would be to live in with a few upgrades? Would seeing the latest home remodelling trends in your property make you feel great? There’s no time like the present to start on some home renovations and improve the quality of your life

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8 Questions You Should Ask a Kitchen Contractor

Posted 23/04/13

Whether you are remodelling your kitchen or ripping it out, you need to speak with a kitchen contractor. You also need to have some ideas about what you'd like your new kitchen to look like.  Kiwi kitchens are often busy spaces where activities as diverse as socializing, preparing meals or doing

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6 Ideas for a Budget Bathroom Makeover

Posted 01/04/14

Whether its lighting or plumbing fixtures, cabinetry or new tiles, you can give the bathroom a whole new look with a budget bathroom makeover.  A fresh coat of paint or using drywall to provide texture are two great ways to update the walls. Budget bathroom makeover ideas If you want to go one s

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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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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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Cabinet Makers - what do they do?

Posted 05/11/10

Cabinet makers use woodworking skills to create cabinets, shelving and furniture. The fundamental focus of cabinet makers is the production of cabinetry. Although they may also produce items that would not be recognised as cabinets, however the same skills and techniques apply. A cabinet may b

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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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Replacement of barge boards

Posted 1 month ago

Hi, We are in the process of renovating our rental property, and need to get two barge boards from front of the house replaced as they are rotting away. Hoping to get this done ASAP. Please advise availability and costing.

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Deck Extention

Posted 3 weeks ago

I have just received consent for a deck extension, and would like to get quotes for this job. Plans are available on request.

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Skirting boards laundry

Posted 3 days ago

Need to replace skirting boards in laundry, small toilet.

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Large Mirror to be hung

Posted 2 months ago

We have an expensive mirror and need it securely attached to the wall. It is 2m x 1m and approximately 15kg. There is no current hooks/chains on the mirror frame (1in thick) or wall, these need to be supplied and attached securely. Happy to have you have a look if need be

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Gib recess for electric fireplace

Posted 2 months ago

Hi - we’re in Dunedin Central and need someone to build a recess for an electric fireplace. It will be a matter of making a frame for the heater to sit in and gibbing it up. If you’re also able to put a wooden trim (like recycled rimu) around it that would be great, but it’s mainly the frame and gib we’re after. Photos with rough measurements attached: 1: a rough photoshop sketch of finished project (although it should probably be inset further into the bricks) 2: what’s there now 3: spa...

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Minor carpentry

Posted 2 months ago

A trellis fence on my back verandah needs cutting down partially and trimming fixed.

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Top deck

Posted 3 months ago

Hi there, I need a deck built and ranchslider and window replaced.(the new ranchslider flows out to the new deck), it replaces a second story small deck which needs to be demolished. the deck is about 7m x 3m wide. The deck will provide a carport underneath. The deck will have a glass balustrade surrounding it. I have full plans and consents.

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Weatherboards

Posted 1 week ago

Weatherboards replaced, repair porch upright.

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Deck repair

Posted 2 months ago

Boards on the top of the deck need replaced and beam underneath has rotted so needs replacing

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Decking roof support beam - i think?

Posted 2 months ago

Getting ready to redo some decking and finally had a good look at the supports for the roof - one of them looks like it is two beams in one and is now bending away from the house (see photos). Need someone to come in and replace it if possible. No problem if that will destroy any current decking as we’re going to replace it anyway.

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Aviary Repairs

Posted 2 weeks ago

Replacing some rotten boards in an Aviary in the floor and the roof

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Replace Laundry Ceiling

Posted 3 weeks ago

As the result of a now-fixed leak, our laundry ceiling needs to be replaced. We are also potentially interested in moving the toilet door and a cupboard being created in the laundry.

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Repair Balcony

Posted 2 months ago

Carpentry to repair balcony and weatherboard repairs including scaffolding

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Waldron, floorboards

Posted 2 months ago

Replacement of some rotten floorboards in bathroom, hall, dining room. New vinyl site to be installed soon in bathroom and kitchen. Also soffit repair

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Chimney repairs

Posted 3 months ago

We have had water damage to 2 chimneys and ceilings. Part of ceiling needs replaced with gib and then solid plastering followed by smooth plaster to chimney breasts and part of a wall

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Construct deck and conservatory

Posted 1 month ago

We would like a quote for the building of a conservatory (with thermalite or similar roofing) and adjoining deck. Dimensions to be confirmed on site but I think it was approximately 3x5m for the conservatory and an extra 1.5m(x5m) for the deck.

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Rotten Wooden Balcony Post

Posted 1 month ago

I have a small section of a wooden post on a balcony that is rotten and needs replaced. This property is about to be leased, so will need to be repaired before 31 March 2019 if possible.

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Replace exterior wooden window sills

Posted 6 days ago

I have an exterior wooden window sill on my villa that need replacing and possibly a smaller one adjacent to it. They have too much dry rot for using builder's fill on. Timeframe - as soon as possible.

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Attaching of shelves and mirrors to Walls

Posted 2 months ago

I would like a builder who is proficient in hanging up ikea shelves to the wall here in my home, along with a couple of mirrors. I’m sorry I can’t take photos right now as the shelves are currently behind boxes, along with the other mirror, but I will get these out and place them in the areas to be hung in the walls.

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Trampoline support

Posted 2 months ago

My 7 year olds needs her trampoline to be supported over a decking because the decking is to short. In Dunedin.

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Recent carpentry reviews

With over 133,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Renovate Deck Chairs and Table

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th September 2017

Workmanship
 5
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 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Shona Plew

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th February 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Large Mirror to be hung

Work carried out by the owner/operator

14th March 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Window sill replacement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

31st July 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Wood frame repair

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

10th September 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Decking roof support beam - i think?

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th March 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck repair

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st February 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Weatherboards etc

Work carried out by an employee of the company

24th February 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Jenny's fascias

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

13th August 2018

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th November 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Small Pergola

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th January 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Minor carpentry

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th February 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Repair work

Work carried out by the owner/operator

27th March 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck & Door + Insulate Bedroom

Work carried out by the owner/operator

31st October 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Verandah repairs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th October 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 3
Communication
 4

Rotten floor boards

Work carried out by an employee of the company

8th November 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Sarah

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd January 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Gate Project

Work carried out by the owner/operator

22nd August 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Fire removal, including chimney and patching/repairs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th February 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Good 'ol do-up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th December 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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Dun Eden Green Ltd

Joined March 2016

We have four divisions in our company - landscaping, building, arboreal and grounds maintenance services. We have a full complement of qualified tradesman and we excel at both hard and soft landscaping, arboriculture, garden maintenance/site clearance and construction work. We have licensed builders, qualified arborists and experienced landscapers. We are free to ask for help with costing of an...

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Complete Restorations &Scaffolding LTD

Joined January 2018

Complete Restorations and Scaffolding is a Dunedin based company focusing on providing high-quality service for your property needs. From small assignments to big renovation and restoration projects, our experienced team is always happy to help.

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Build Landscape Trim

Joined January 2017

25 years in the industry positive outgoing and proactive in making sure that clients are satisfied fully and kept in the loop regarding all aspects of the job.

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SLR ENTERPRISES LTD

Joined October 2015

Thank you for taking time to view our profile for your upcoming project. Our team complete minor building works/repairs, home and rental property maintenance and landscape construction. Whether its your home, a rental or commercial property our team can be of service as below.... Balustrade - 'Peak' Balustrade Installer Landscape Construction - Repairs & New Builds - Fences & Ga...

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JPK BUILDERS DUNEDIN LTD

Joined September 2017

Hi.We build new house and renovate old ones.We also do smaller jobs.We work to a high standard and can offer a 10 year halo guarantee as im a certified builder.NZCB

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Better Brothers Construction

Joined December 2017

We are a new family company based in central Wellington with over 12 years experience in renovations, new builds, extensions and multi-story concrete construction - Both our directors Stefano and Samuel are on site and on the tools so you directly benefit from our expertise. We believe in a safe, tidy site, a strong work ethic and doing things right!

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Bullot Contracting

Joined July 2013

We specialise in all aspects of fencing and building. With 19 years experience no job is to big or to small. Please call me today to discuss your next project. I have photos available of previous work that has been completed and I'm sure you will be impressed.

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Southerly Creations Ltd

Joined October 2016

Over 15 years of Landscaping, Tree & Building experience big and small, fully qualified through NZ landscape horticulture. We are a friendly team with good communication skills which helps us work closer with you, getting your job done to your liking and without delays! If possible I like to keep things sustainable utilizing water and original native plants, meaning you spend less on materials and...

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Ovoss Builders

Joined May 2008

Hi, Ovoss Builders is a well established small business in Dunedin. We have more than 20 years of building experience and have a vast range of knowledge in the residential and commercial industry. We have an excellent and reliable support system, electricians, plumbers etc. and pride ourselves on innovative solutions and tidy workmanship. We are up to date with the latest techniques, materials and...

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Dunedin City Contracting

Joined February 2017

We are a large firm specializing all all aspects of property maintenance and construction. We employ qualified Builders, Electricians and interior decorators. We Also do landscaping and excavation. Basically anything related to domestic or commercial properties. We make it easy having all trades in house for project management, no need to try and coordinate tradesmen from multiple businesses as we...

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custom carpentry ltd

Joined August 2016

joiner/ carpenter/ tradesman 20 years experience ,LBP. Small renovations and alterations happy to repair any rot repairs in timber homes highly skilled working with timber traditional joinery/carpentry projects,happy to help with any job around the home .Experience through out all residential

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Living Colour Design Ltd

Joined September 2015

Living Colour Design is a painting, decorating and home maintenance service. It's always our goal to make your project as stress free as possible. We achieve this by providing you the personal approach that you deserve. We engage with our clients, we listen to what you need, then help you achieve your projects. We have the tools, materials and staff to get the job done professionally and qui...

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LDH CONTRACTING

Joined October 2017

We have Contractors based in every major city throughout New Zealand operating under Labour-Day-Hire Contracting. Our business is to provide Expert Project Management offering Competitive Wholesale Pricing, but if preferable, we also cover General Labour Only. We cater to all forms of Home Renovations, Landscaping and General Construction. Enquire now to discuss your requirements.

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The Garden Maker

Joined June 2017

Hi, landscaping, is my specialty and has largely been my occupation for about 10 years bar the occasional stint working as a construction technician in the film industry in Wellington. I also make tables/shelves/cabinets from native timber and Macrocarpa, and have produced commercial cafe fit outs. I worked for a landscaping firm in Wellington for 3 years in between film contracting, followed by...

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Your Tradies LTD

Joined November 2016

ARE YOU CONSIDERING RENOVATING? Perhaps a new bathroom or kitchen? Maybe add another bedroom for your growing family?Or repair that leaking roof! With our increasingly busy lives it can be daunting finding enough time to organise these projects. "What tradespeople do I need to contact?" Who is the best?" How do I manage and co-ordinate all these people?" "How do I know that they will do the...

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CHB Contracting Ltd

Joined September 2018

My names Corey and I have recently moved down South (Wanaka) with my partner and 2 boys. My partner is a Quantity Surveyor and I have been building for 4+ years now. Previous to that I was a welder for 8 years. I do a lot of tiling, decks and fences, but am happy to help with any maintenance repair work around your home. I take pride in my work, have a great eye for detail, and can guarantee...

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Grant HC

Joined June 2011

Hi, my name's Grant I'm a LBP Builder. I've worked in many trades during my career including security systems, concrete laying, stairlift technician, tv antenna technician, automatic door technician. I also hold a diploma in construction management.

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SB 2 Build ltd

Joined January 2017

Together we have been in the building trade for over 20 years. Sam is our registered licenced building practitioner and have experience in new builds, renovations, alterations and extensions as well as fencing, decks and all scopes of concrete works.We deliver a high quality end product and pride ourselves on keeping within budget and time frames! Additionally we have access to a wide range of su...

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Small time joinery

Joined August 2017

Hi, I've been making furniture full time for a couple of years and part time since age of 12, have have a strong ethic towards site and self safety and getting any job done to the highest degree of accuracy necessary, I pride myself on my eye for detail, and understanding of application of knowledge; can follow and give directions clearly.

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Swift Wash

Joined June 2018

Exterior Property Maintenance Company. We specialise in making the outside of your property look great. Soft House Washing Gutter Cleaning Window Washing Decks Cleaned Driveways, paths and fences waterblasting. Moss treatments Lawn mowing Section tidys Rubbish Removal And more

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