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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

What does that trade logo on your tradie's website or vehicle mean? What benefit can it provide you, the homeowner? Read on to find out more about national trade accreditations in New Zealand... Some industry accreditations are mandatory, as government regulations require that certain wor

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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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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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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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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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Check out how homeowners like you are using Carpenters on Builderscrack to build, repair and improve their homes right now.

Floor repair due to water damage under Lino in laundry and possibly kitchen

Posted 1 week ago

The laundry floor under the lino has had water damage and needs lifting and the floor beneath repaired and new flooring laid throughout kitchen and laundry (separate job) as I have not decided on what to replace it with. The water damaged area is approx. 2mx3m.

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Decking

Posted 5 months ago

Need a deck area 3-4m x 2m approx with pergola.

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Decking Repair / Replacement Quotes

Posted 4 months ago

Decking Repair / Replacement Quotes This is a tenanted property, managed by a property management company the decking has had a few spot repairs in recent years and now has another area for immediate attention I would like to receive a breakdown of 3 requirements 1. Quote for Repair broken area of decking 2. Quote for Replacement total decking area. 3. Quote cost for removal existing decking and disposal of old materials I will need to get tenant to agree on access times th...

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Kwila Deck

Posted 1 week ago

Hi we are looking for a kwila deck to be built adding onto an existing deck. Approx 8m x 4m. 140mm wide timber. Height is 200 mms off the ground. Keen to get this done asap.

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Summer Deck

Posted 2 weeks ago

After a quote for a small deck. Between ... . Will be building near a boundary. Height will be 400mm Stairs to go on either side Considering eco deck but will look at timber if needed. Current land that deck will be built is half concrete half grass. See photo attached

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Replace pergola

Posted 2 weeks ago

Please see pictures: there is an old roof with PVC corrugated to be upgraded with double-wall poly-carbonate laserlite 6mm, including timber replacement either with timber or aluminum profile. If possible, water and air-proof tight fitting to the walls. Dimensions 2m65 x 4m27

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Access rail for Kevin

Posted 2 weeks ago

A rail to help a disabled gentleman up a couple of steps into his flat who has had a stroke. Nothing to fancy just a basic rail please.

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Decking Design/Build

Posted 4 months ago

Looking at constructing two decks at my Nelson house, across the front and rear of my house using the NuraJack decking support system (... or other alternative that doesnt require digging. Looking for in order of preference: A) Professional Plans to be drawn up allowing for DIY construction to occur. B) Full Design and Build (Depending on Cost) Timber: Premium Grade Radiata (Most Likely) Scott

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Laundry skirting board replacement and painting

Posted 5 months ago

The laundry was flooded and the skirting boards split and need replacing and painting. Will need a quote - have paint already.

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Wardrobe built

Posted 3 months ago

Custom made wardrobe built in hall. I have a rough design. Also old built in wardrobe demolished and wall tidied up, including molded scotia/coving replaced with similar

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Replacing deck

Posted 4 months ago

uplifting old decking, adding a bit of structure around one edge, replacing with high quality decking

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Reconstruct deck to match newer section

Posted 2 weeks ago

An original deck with some rotting timber needs to be replaced (not sure how much) to match a newer deck which adjoins it.

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Window work

Posted 1 month ago

Need 2 new sashes made for some windows and re putty work done with painting after plus spouting replaced on a house near nelson hospital

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Deck and rtw wall balustrade

Posted 1 month ago

Need a new balustrade around the deck and around a retaining wall.

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Long wooden ranch slider step

Posted 2 weeks ago

wanting a step built for a 38cm drop, would like it to 150cm wide or 287cm wide. Looking for quotes and job completed within next month or so.

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Kitchen Roof Space Flooring

Posted 1 month ago

Frame and install a chipboard floor above a current kitchen roof space to provide some much needed storage space. Includes provision of all materials. The space has full stand up space except where the roof slopes. The space is 3.9 metres x 3.4 metres

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Install wall and ceiling lining boards plus reveals etc

Posted 4 months ago

We need assistance finishing off a small house that we're building. We're nearly at the internal lining stage and we have approx. 120m2 worth of rimu lining boards to install on the walls and ceilings. The ceiling is barrel vaulted, which will make the installation slightly more complex in that area. We have all of the materials for the job on site already. The details of what we're after are: -Shim/batten off existing studs to create a level surface. -Install curved aluminium battens to s...

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RV fit out

Posted 2 months ago

Looking for a dining room table, fold out couch(no squabs)and fold up bunks.. plus a few other things

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Wardrobe install

Posted 5 months ago

I need a wardrobe makeover.

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A 30 minute phone call for $50 #4

Posted 3 days ago

Do you employ staff? Have you never engaged in training with BCITO before? If you answered yes to both, then we would like to talk! There's no catch. We'll just ask a few questions, and you'll receive $50.

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Recent carpentry reviews

With over 175,000 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 rebuild

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th August 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Wardrobe install

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd July 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Laundry skirting board replacement and painting

Work carried out by the owner/operator

31st July 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

replacing deck


18th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Steps uprights

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th March 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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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.

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North and South Cladding LTD

Joined November 2018

Hi , We have been cladding New houses and replacing old ones for the last 6 years . While we Specialise in James Hardie products we can also do timber and cedar cladding and I am a LBP with 30 years building experience in residential and light commercial building work . We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion .We pride ourselves on proving competitive quotes...

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Welldesignz

Joined July 2018

All types of building & joinery work. • New Builds • Renovations • Extensions • Commercial • Bathrooms • Kitchens • Bench-tops • Laundry • Shop fit outs - Commercial to residential we can do it all. With over 20 years experience in the construction industry we take real pride in our work. Attention to detail is one of our strongest attributes. - We have a team of...

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Firth landscape construction

Joined March 2017

For all your landscaping/construction needs call firth landscape construction free quotes, professional work done to high standards very competitive quotes...we do it all, landscaping renovations tiling, laminate flooring concreting asphalting. We have high standards and we know you'll be happy.

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Robert

Joined July 2019

I offer a cheaper alternative to trades services with over 20 years experience in building maintenance specializing in plumbing and drainage and commercial building maintenance and painting

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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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Kitset Assembly Services

Joined August 2018

The Assembly experts. Our assembly technicians are trained to assemble all of your purchased kitset or flat pack products. Whether it's at your home or office, we come to you and assemble your products on site and take away all the packaging. Get your kitset installed by the professionals and save yourself the time and frustration. We also assemble garden sheds, trampolines, gym, equipment, fur...

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Inoutside

Joined August 2015

Hi, I do painting, plastering, landscaping and building maintenance. I am mostly based in Wellington and sometimes in Westport, servicing the top half of the South Island. Free quotes and charge out hourly rates for smaller jobs. Quality and excellent finishes is our style! Fixed prices for straight forward jobs. Estimates capped at 30% for more unclear jobs (ie excavation). I h...

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Paintmasters

Joined March 2017

Trade qualified painting team.Seeking any job big or small! Will travel, competitive rates and free quotes. Experienced in various types of wall covering installation, all aspects of painting and decorating, competent in spray finishing, we also do any plastering/crack repairs. We work fast and efficiently - getting the job done right the first time! Can provide references of our work on request

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MR BERRY LIMITED

Joined January 2020

I have 14 years experience between commercial and residential construction. I am hard working and all work is finished to a professional standard. I am experienced in most aspects of home renovation and repair, as well as handyman work and all your non-structural building requirements. References available.

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Apex Construction Ltd

Joined September 2019

We've been building custom homes, renovating old homes and carrying out heritage restorations for 10 years. Whilst this is where we specialise, we also take on smaller jobs and we love outdoor living/entertaining area's. We take pride in our attention to detail, not only in completing our projects but also in our open and transparent communication with our clients, so that we know exactly what...

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Datur Design & Property services

Joined July 2020

Hi I am a qualified Industrial Designer with 11 years working in the design and building industry. From high end staircase design & builds, production drawings for balustrades and handrails to designing and managing of products from idea to finished on shelf items. Prior to this I was doing property maintenance. I understand the hassle of finding a quality reliable tradesperson to complete small...

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ProColour Painting

Joined September 2010

Through my company I paint interior and exterior of houses , spray roofs or commercial buildings. I have great people and project management skills and have references availiable in any of the above areas. I aim to exceed customers expectations. I also have access to other top quality tradesman if the Job requires . I am a member of Master Painters NZ . Feel free to contact me for a free quote a...

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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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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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Mrs Mow & Mr Maintenence

Joined December 2019

Mrs Mow is a small local mowing business bringing your lawns and gardens that extra special feminine touch. We have now branched out and are able to offer quality building maintenence and construction, Mr Maintence is your one stop shop for all your building needs from initial construction too painting and plastering. Bringing husband and wife together as the dream team. We believe in hard wor...

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Sticks and Stones Landscape Construction and Property Maintenance Ltd

Joined June 2018

Sticks & Stones have been busy in Wellington for over 20 years Landscaping and Property work for private and commercial customers throughout the greater Wellington area. Building New or Renovating , we have a great team with experience and skills.

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The Ace of Spades NZ Ltd

Joined March 2014

The Ace of Spades is a respected construction business servicing Christchurch and all areas of Canterbury. Our services include: residential property demolition; residential and commercial building strip-outs; site works/excavation; drainage; retaining walls; paving and stonework; decking and fencing; swimming pool surrounds; water features and garden installations. We pride ourselves on...

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N Gibson Builders ltd

Joined October 2016

Small building company with two qualified licensed builders and one apprentice. 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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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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renovationz ltd

Joined February 2010

We pride ourselves on being up front & honest with our clients, we take the time to listen to what you require & complete each job in a timely & professional manor.

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