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Our blog is full with helpful news and knowledge covering carpentry related repairs and renovations around your home. Our trusted tradies will respond to your job, often within a few minutes. You decide who you want to communicate with. You’re in control the whole way.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Latest carpentry case studies

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

Why This Fence Gave One Christchurch Homeowner Peace of Mind

A homeowner shares how a fencing solution enhanced their safety and allowed peace of mind whenever they’re in the backyard.

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.

Why This Fence Gave One Christchurch Homeowner Peace of Mind

A homeowner shares how a fencing solution enhanced their safety and allowed peace of mind whenever they’re in the backyard.

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.

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Deck paint

Posted 1 month ago

Hi Looking for someone to paint our deck

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Deck extension

Posted 2 months ago

An extension of an existing deck

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Deck build

Posted 2 months ago

I am looking for a builder to build a deck in a fenced area on my property. It is about 3.8 meters squared and at the moment it just has dirt/ stone. We would just want it to be a super simple deck and not looking to spend too much.

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Home renovations

Posted 2 months ago

Bathroom toilet laundry renovated. New conservatory and deck. Windows and sliding door

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Build new deck

Posted 2 months ago

Require a single level deck building - no consent required. Approx 60m2 with some steps into garden area. I have drawn basic plan which is attached showing the size and also the slope of section.

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Decking timber replacement

Posted 3 months ago

4.5m by3.0m decking area removal of current decking timber and replacing with new hardwood or pine decking

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Ease door locks and strike plates to 3 doors,fill existing towerbolt hole

Posted 2 months ago

aii work under cover 1 door needs new strike plate, 2.fill hole in style shift tower bplt easedoor as required 3 provide and fit new strike plate and ease door

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Kitchen joinery alteration to fit 2 ovens

Posted 3 months ago

currently have a 700 wide single oven. Want to remove this and add 2 single Electrolux ovens one on top of other. 2 draws under current oven which can be removed and may be able to be used for alterartion. Also a microwave space that can be utilized.

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Replace/repair decking

Posted 3 months ago

I have a badly damaged deck that needs replacing/repairing

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Deck building

Posted 1 month ago

Approx 7x5msq deck. Using untreated macrocarpa that we will purchase

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Qualified builders for residential renovations

Posted 1 month ago

Looking for qualified building contractors (preferably with LBP) for residential renovations in North East Valley. Builders will be on site post-demolition phase of the job, however will need to have LBP as there are plans that have been consented that need an LBP number for the completion of the job. There will be labourers on site helping with the heavy lifting aspects of the job, and owner will project manage/ be on light duties. Scope of work includes: - Alter internal lay...

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Door frame

Posted 2 months ago

Hi there, Our puppy chewed on our door frame and scratched away some of the paint. Just wanting it maybe filled in and fixed please. Kind regards, Ariana

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Replace front porch deck and stairs

Posted 1 month ago

Quote required to replace decking at front porch and box in concrete stairs with timber. Decking to match Kwila Decking at rear of the house.

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Small carpentry jobs.

Posted 1 month ago

I have 2 squeaky boards on floor in hallway and a window frame needs replacing.. couple of smaller carpentry jobs and painting touch ups.

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Small deck for bungalow

Posted 1 month ago

Deck around the back of the house, under 1metre high, approx 4 x5 meters area, 1-3 stairs, would be great to get complete in next 3 months.

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Carpenter

Posted 3 months ago

Replace eves on roof, by chimney.

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Floor board removal and replacement

Posted 1 month ago

A very important piece of jewellery fell in between the vanity and wall of my bathroom. Having tried everything to retrieve it unsuccessfully, I think the only option now in order to to aceess it is to remove a floorboard underneath the bathroom. I've attached photos of where the necklace fell and the underneath of the house.

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Install shelving , door sticking x 2, fix window catch Fix roller doors

Posted 2 months ago

Insert shelving in cupboard reline cupboard 2 Doors sticking Repair Roller doors on double garage

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Replace Floorboard

Posted 1 month ago

Borer ridden part floorboard in lounge needing replaced. Surrounding boards fine.

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Fix frame of door

Posted 3 months ago

Door frame got broken by trying to open it while it was locked

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Recent carpentry reviews

With over 203,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Deck

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25th February 2020

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 5
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 5
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Attaching a bookcase

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31st January 2021

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Replacement windows

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck build

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31st July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Decking - Broad Bay

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd February 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

New Deck & Deck extension

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Cat Enclosure

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

McCready Deck

Work carried out by the owner/operator

19th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck Build

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th November 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Repair Floor Board

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29th November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Pergola repair

Work carried out by an employee of the company

2nd February 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Window and weather board repairs & Maintenance and paint.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th February 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

fence repair/new build

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Double gates

Work carried out by the owner/operator

7th December 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Build low deck, +/- remove window/wall to install french doors onto deck

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th March 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Wood paneling on front of house balustrade/staircase

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Repair of fllorboards and removal of fire hearth.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th July 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 3
Communication
 5

repair rotten floorboards in laundry

Work carried out by an employee of the company

22nd October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Bolt legs on a dinning table

Work carried out by an employee of the company

13th November 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck renewal and extension

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

20th February 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

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Mike's Trade Services Limited

Joined April 2021

Hi, Mike's Trade Services Ltd is a small business based in dunedin with skills in alot of areas based around renovations. Our skill base revolves around general handyman work from light building to flooring, Tiling and painting, waterproofing systems to specailised coating systems. With over 15 years of experience in the trade we have a good eye for detail, strong work ethic carrying out ta...

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Matts Handyman & Glass Services

Joined January 2021

Hi, I’m a one man band that can do building work, joinery, plumbing, glazing etc. Just ask! I’m also a fully qualified glazier. I’m a hard working perfectionist who is very professional and driven to do a great job.

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Kinoko Homes Ltd

Joined June 2021

Hi, we are a small new business with a team of two (but can get in extra help when needed). Although we may be new, I have been in the industry building new homes and renovating homes for the past decade. We specialise in renovations, historic homes, period homes where you require that extra bit of craftsmanship and an eye for detail. We do however take on small jobs from time to time. We treat ev...

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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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Better Brothers Construction

Joined December 2017

We are a family owned and operated company working throughout New Zealand. With 15 years experience in renovations, new builds, extensions and multi-story concrete construction - Both brothers 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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Effective Property Solutions

Joined July 2019

We Specialise in Painting , Decorating and Maintenence Services We offer Personalised Solutions to match your Specific property requirents along with a Prompt , Friendly and Professional Service all at Competitive Prices. Make contact today and we would love to help assist you complete all your requirements and work with you so as to make sure its all a smooth , straight foward , stress fr...

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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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Malibu Painting

Joined July 2012

Malibu Painting The Art of House Flipping, Renovation, and Design Your Assets Matter! We, therefore, focus on durability and quality. Global Partnership and Development Ltd has supported more than 100 micro business entrepreneurs in the least developed countries. Why us? We have completed houses in Hamilton, Taupo, Tokoroa, Rotorua, Tauranga, Putaruru, Cambridge, and Taihape. Our service...

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Mais

Joined March 2018

we do new house and renovation no job is to big or small for us we are a fast working team that works professional and cheap price in town . Contact us on ... for a free quote

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Crake Carpentry

Joined July 2021

I am attempting to start a handyman company with my wife. I have already worked as a handyman for a few years now and mostly do jobs like sheds, garages, and other small structures that do not require a licensed builder. Along with smaller jobs like assembling flatpack furniture, and other general tasks.

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Brokebackbuilders ltd

Joined October 2017

Anything building undertaken. $50 hour charge up plus materials Qualified builder. 30% up front on quoted jobs Registered licensed builder. 40% on progression All sub trades available. 30% on completion $100 site visit non refundable.

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Manaia Build Nz

Joined February 2020

... ... New Kitchens. Bespoke custom furniture. Entertainment Units. Shop Fit outs. High End cabinetry. Renivations. New Bathrooms. New Showers. New Flooring. Staircases. Decks. New Houses. All Building works. Text or call ... ... ...

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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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Clearwater Builds

Joined May 2020

Hi, i have recently decided to go out on my own after completing my building apprenticeship. I specialise in decking, fencing, home renovations and odd jobs that need doing around the house. I am an efficient worker and ensure that the job is finished to a very high standard at a suitable rate.

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Top 2 renovation

Joined January 2021

We are a small team doing residential renovation and property maintenance work in Dunedin. We value quality whilst engaging with the needs of the client. We work with numerous property investors and home owners to make their properties a better place.

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Silver Fern Bathrooms Ltd

Joined December 2015

Hi, I've been in the building industry for 15 years and have extensive experience in all aspects of the residential market such as new builds, renovations and more recently specializing in bathroom renovations. I am a Licensed Building Practitioner and belong to NZ Certified Builders association. My aim is to take the stress out of renovating and deliver customer satisfaction with a professional j...

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Woodfort Construction

Joined November 2020

Hi ... We specialise in everything from Maintenance and small Renovations, to new home builds. We have a very experienced crew with a broad range of skills and experience. We also have out own earth moving equipment suitable for smaller projects...perfect for those landscaping projects.

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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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Dunedin Naturally

Joined August 2009

Small to medium renovation jobs, Bathroom renovations, demolition, rubbish removal, Deck & Fence building,Property maintenance and repairs,, House pre-sale makeovers. -Trade Qualified Builder with experience in multipule areas of building and renovation.

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Sammys

Joined February 2017

I’ve been working in the Dunedin building industry for the past 16 years. I am highly motivated and have a wide ranging skill set in many areas of construction. I specialise in small to medium sized residential construction jobs. General building and carpentry, Repairs and maintenance, Renovations, Fences, Paths, Landscaping, Painting and much more. Anything from replacing a letterbox to a full ki...

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