New Zealand is at Alert Level 4. Please be aware only emergency works can be carried out on residential and commercial property during this time. Tradies and Homeowners can still communicate to discuss quotes and information for future jobs, as long as this is in-line with the current Alert Level 4 restrictions. More information available here.

Trusted Carpenters.
NZ wide.
Sorted.

Learn more about the trades we cover.

Latest carpentry articles

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.

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

Recent jobs posted

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

Macrocarpa seating.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Removal and replacement of several rotten macracapa planks that form a three tier seating arc in our native grove.

Read more

Help needed to fix balustrade!!!

Posted 1 week ago

my current balustrade (round the deck) needs attention, may be some parts replaced/added. If you live local in the north shore and have time to help please contact me to discuss the details. Once we agree, I would like to start the job straight away. Thanks for your interest

Read more

Back fill swimming pool and deck over

Posted 3 weeks ago

Back fill swimming pool and deck over. Swimming pool has been emptied and removed approximately 7m x 4m

Read more

Help needed to repair deck balustrade

Posted 1 week ago

my current balustrade (round the deck) needs attention, may be some parts replaced/added. If you live local in the north shore and have time to help please contact me to discuss the details. Once we agree, I would like to start the job straight away. Thanks for your interest

Read more

Villa verandah

Posted 3 weeks ago

Some rotten planks on old villa verandah need replacing. Needs to be waterproof underneath as has a basement room underneath. Needs to be look original in keeping with villa style

Read more

Deck in the backyard

Posted 1 week ago

I want to fix the deck in this area where it used to have a Spa Pool. Now the spa pool is removed, I want to have it uniformly decked. The picture below shows the deck and current measures are 3m x 3.4m

Read more

Deck Repair

Posted 2 weeks ago

I have a deck which has dropped due to the post rotting it is a small deck 1.5 meters square approximately about 200mm of the ground it has two post which holds up the roof which needs to be replaced as well

Read more

Home office desk

Posted 1 week ago

Floating home office desk. 1.8 L x 0.6 D. No legs, fixed by brackets/brace. Rimu or similar timber (one hole for cables to pass to floor) . Custom build to fit space exactly. Example reference image attached

Read more

Installation of 4 window sashes

Posted 2 weeks ago

We have 4 window sashes needing replacement. The old 4 need to be removed first and the new ones are ready to be painted and installed. There are also a few window hinges, latches and safety stays around the house that need replacement. The job includes: - removal of 4 window sashes - paint and installation of 4 new window sashes - approx 12 windows needing latches need replaced, as well as a few stays and hinges The house is tenanted so if you're interested in visiting the property t...

Read more

Windows don't close on an early 60's house

Posted 3 weeks ago

Hi there. We have several windows that don't close properly in our house. It's a combination of age, original joinery, original hinges, the house moving, careless over-painting - which I suspect is a common scenario. We need someone to provide a comprehensive assessment / diagnosis on all the windows in the house and what could be done to fix the windows properly/expensively - as well as - inexpensively. Thanks. A couple of example videos showing the above described issue can be viewed/downlo...

Read more

Repair rotten wooden slabs in stairs

Posted 2 weeks ago

Few wooden slabs are rotten, one has broken and few more require changing, the lenght of the afdected slabs is about 1 meter. Could you please quote how much ít will be to get this job done? Could you please also quote how much it would be to get the replacement of the whole stair done. Kind regards, Oscar Barrero

Read more

Deck extension and spa

Posted 2 weeks ago

Extend raised deck (deck is about 1.5m above ground level), build truss under deck to support a spa, cut hole in deck for spa

Read more

Repair or rebuild Wooden balcony rail

Posted 3 weeks ago

Railing on villa verandah needs repair or replacement with same style as original one. Second story balcony . Wooden rail with cross bars. Needs to look original

Read more

Install ranch slider and wardrobe doors

Posted 2 weeks ago

Hi, I’m looking for someone that can start work within the next week at our Sunnynook house. We require a ranch slider to be installed and 3x mirrored wardrobe doors - floor to ceiling (ranch slider and wardrobe doors already on site). Prefer for the work to be completed at an hourly rate. There will be more work available if we are happy with the quality of these jobs. Please get in touch if you’re available.

Read more

Builder /carpenter needed

Posted 2 weeks ago

We are looking for carpenter to build the deck

Read more

Decorative Wood Batten Installation

Posted 2 weeks ago

QUOTE REQUIRED - Please refer to images below. FIREPLACE Using 60mm x 10mmx 2.7 M L painted Pine Trim, measure and cut lengths to create a boxed pattern on the front and side of a fireplace. The corners of the fireplace will need to feature a mitred join. AREA Front of the Fireplace - 2.4 H x 1150M W Two side of the Fireplace - 2.4 H x 500 mm W (x2) MASTER BEDROOM WALL 2 M Wide x 2.4 M Height

Read more

New Deck Build

Posted 3 weeks ago

Our current deck is in need of an overhaul, we are looking at completely replacing it with a more functional and less maintenance deck. Please see the attached pictures for your reference. The following requirements need to be met: 1. Can be enclosed and opened up when required 2. Made of materials that require less maintenance (such as tiles, composite, aluminum, etc) 3. Reduced size (current deck is too big)

Read more

Bookcase - not urgent

Posted 4 days ago

looking to have a wall book case built for a new house 3.6mt x 2mts x 250mm in white/oyster finish paint or Melamine type finish. May have to build as 2 units to get it into the house. No hurry as cant go anywhere for a while but just trying to get things into place for when the world starts to move again Cheers

Read more

Deck extension

Posted 2 weeks ago

Deck extension on existing deck. The deck is above 1.5m and we have already obtained council consent and have plans drawn up by an architect.

Read more

Repair of all external house facias

Posted 3 days ago

Sand, undercoat, and apply 2 coats of paint for all the external house facia boards including the gable ends. Tradesman to supply white paint please.

Read more

Recent carpentry reviews

With over 159,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Replace deck railing & strengthen support posts - small deck

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck repair and exterior stairs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Post Repair

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

cabinet

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck Repair

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Braemar

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck support and repair

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Devonport deck extension

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck sanding and restaining

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Small Deck at rear of villa approx 20m2

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New Deck

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd March 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Installation of skirting boards and architraves in 2x bedrooms

Work carried out by an employee of the company

3rd February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Repair House Eaves

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Interior Doors Replaced

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th February 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Build Curtain Pelmets

Work carried out by the owner/operator

15th March 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Fix sloping deck steps

Work carried out by the owner/operator

1st February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Paul Bradburn

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

3rd February 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 5

Windows don't close on an early 60's house

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th March 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Rehab Standing Frame

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th March 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 3
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Redo our deck

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

22nd February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Find Carpenters in North Shore

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.

N

Nikoia Building Ltd

Joined August 2019

Hi, I have 15yrs building and carpentry experience and specializing in renovations and alterations, but I also enjoy doing the small jobs no one else wants. I am a Licensed Building Practitioner (LBP) so restricted building work is not a problem. I love my job so its easy to finish work to a high quality standard and at a competitive price.

Read more
V

Vladimir Tikota

Joined November 2019

Fully qualified carpenter with 10 years of experience in NZ Specialize in residential and commercial projects with variety of experience in fit outs, new built, renovations, extensions, re cladding.

Read more
C

Craft Construction

Joined April 2016

Craft Construction is a full service building company that will take you from initial concept to final completion. Without the right advice and experienced tradesmen building can be a stressful process. However, at Craft Construction we not only have experienced and quality craftsmen, we will go that extra mile to ensure building your home will be stress free. The Building process with Craft Co...

Read more
S

Sail City Handyman

Joined October 2012

Sail City Handyman provides a quality handyman service throughout the Auckland area to help with those jobs in and around the home that you haven’t got the time or the know how to do. Our handymen are like jack of all trades, skilled in a wide range of domestic DIY jobs. We cater for a wide range of jobs without charging the high fees of specialists. All of our handymen take pride in their work...

Read more
S

Salvadors Electrical Limited

Joined July 2017

Registered Electrician - Experienced - Conscientious - Neat AWARDED - "Top-Rated Tradie 2019" by Builderscrack last 5 July 2019 Residential/Commercial/Industrial • electrical wiring • rewire • switch board upgrade • power points, safety switches, lightings • LED downlights, outdoor lights, security lights • Heatpump installation • Centralised Airconditioning and Heating • Ele...

Read more
G

G P Flooring ltd

Joined June 2016

Hi I've been sanding and polyurethaning floors for over 20ys both here in NZ and in Australia. While I specialise in sanding and polyurethaning all aspects of timber flooring I also can repair or replace damaged flooring I work by myself so I do all of the job from the initial contact through to the last coat so you the customer will know who you are dealing with throughout the entire process

Read more
J

Jacks building

Joined July 2016

Hi I've been building for 8 years here to do maintenance work for residential or commercial. I specialize in high end residential work. My rates is reasonable and I get the job done with time and quality.

Read more
P

Projects

Joined July 2010

German Master-Cabinetmaker, since 40 years. I think, there is nothing I haven' t made allready. Challange me. Give me some extrordinary job to do and I will do it with attention to detail! Cheers, Franz. (Master Cabinetmaker)

Read more
N

Norris Builders & Masons Contractors

Joined May 2017

Small team of experience builders & Masons who got together to start a new business concentrating or home repairs and small builds including fencing timber and brick fence , Gib boards , structures , concerting , patios , paragolas ,carport , paving landscaping , painting prep and painting as well as clean up . We focus on residential properties and also open to subcontract to other companies .

Read more
Q

Quick Fix Handyman

Joined April 2019

Odd jobs piling up around the house? Or selling your house or renovating it. We can do it all Install, maintain, repair, clean and paint to a finish. Hire a handyman to get it all fixed or maintained. Free Quotes on, whether it's ; Computer repairs, Furniture repair, Appliance, TV HiFi setup installation, Fix & Maintenance, TV Antenna and Dish (Diagnostic, Installation & Repair) Plumbin...

Read more
S

Skilled Renovations Ltd

Joined June 2013

Hi I've been building now for 19 years i specialise in bathroom, kitchen's decks. we specialise in renovation I also do smaller jobs. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget Experienced tiler & licenced waterproofer

Read more
T

Talaatu Construction

Joined December 2017

Hi, I’m experienced in Building,renovation, decking, fencing, cladding, window fixing, finishing ,concreting and retaining wall and any job within 15 years. I’m are hard worker, honest and reliable Contractor. We are very professional and work very hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget.

Read more
G

Good Samaritan Services

Joined September 2019

For the past couple of years we have been building up our experience in fencing, decking, paving, landscaping, renovations and handy tasks (indoor and outdoor). Success for us is defined as completing a job to a high standard, meeting the deadline and on budget.

Read more
W

Wing Homes Ltd

Joined May 2015

Hi,we've been building new houses and renovating old ones for 10 years.While we specialise in major renovations and new builds we also do smaller jobs fro m time to time.We are very friendly and professional and charge in a very reasonable price.We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget.Thanks

Read more
E

Elite NZ

Joined February 2020

Assembling the garden iron sheet Aluminium window & door production, installation and repair Wooden Pergola Wooden, aluminum fence All kinds of interior decoration Repair wall holes Cut small trees

Read more
D

duncan floor company ltd

Joined February 2011

Hi we have been in the floooring industry in Auckland for 73 years , specialising in floorsanding, polyurethane finishes, waterbourne, moisture cured, staining, floor preparations, cork tiles, vinyl's domestic and commercial , laminate. We offer an inhome service free of charge where we will come out at your convenience to measure discuss the job and send a written quote, no job is too small, w...

Read more
H

Handy King

Joined May 2018

Hi, My name is Kingy I work for a small company in the Earthmoving industry as a excavator, I also work fulltime as a Handyman, I'm available during the day/evening and some weekends. I Specialize in installing Doors, locks, window locks, fence, Retaining wall, TV/dryer wall mounting, Gib fixing, retractable awning & sail installation, Gutter cleaning, demolition, odd jobs and many more. I...

Read more
K

Kiwi Facilities Maintenance Limited

Joined November 2017

Hi we are a maintenance company consist of multi trade - Builders , Plumbers, Electrician and Electrical Inspectors with 20 years of experience. We do all job small or big with very competitive cost. We are very professional and work to meet deadlines for project completion to high standard. We pride ourselves on providing very competitive quote and then completing jobs on budget with workmansh...

Read more
L

Little Digz Ltd Drainage & Construction

Joined March 2020

Little Digz is operated by an experienced registered certifying drain-layer and qualified carpenter to carry out your Drainage, Construction, Civil, Earthworks, Carpentry and Maintenance services in the Auckland, Waikato, Coromandel, and upper BOP regions.

Read more
C

Clive Bench

Joined September 2014

Having operated for over 35 years, mainly in the commercial construction sector. I have ran in excess of 100 tradesmen in various trades on numerous large sites but now mainly focus on demolition, roofing/waterproofing, specialised coatings and associated carpentry requirements. I have a current registration for Asbestos removal. Approved to issue selected Producer Statement by Auckland CC

Read more
Get started now! Post your job for free and find the right tradie. Post your job for free, now!