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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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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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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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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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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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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 deck done (quote)

Posted 1 year ago

Hello needing a quote done for a deck, 7m by 7m deck. Either kiwla or pine price for each one cheers

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Kitchen bench tops

Posted 1 year ago

need measure and quote to remove and install new kitchen bench tops.

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Build a deck

Posted 10 months ago

Build a deck, steps and balistrate fencing on 2 sides. Deck approx 6mx3m to be done any time from now

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Large deck

Posted 1 year ago

A wooden deck and a concrete extension on an already existing patio, with concrete floating steps

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Boat, for a deck

Posted 1 year ago

Keen to have a chat about building a deck, or a garage with a deck on top in Timaru, only thing is, I want to pay by giving you my boat. Fi-Glass Sidewinder, with ... HP 4stroke Johnson with wake tower included, worth around 10k+, must supply everything including a bi-fold door or similar to also install

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Dinining table repolishing/ staining

Posted 1 month ago

I have a wooden dining ( extendable) table with 8 chairs. It has a fine polished surface but I want to change the color.

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Floor boards needing done

Posted 2 months ago

hello after someone to put floor boards down. Making sure they are level etc have all the strand floor here needing done asap cheers

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Lynn Baker

Posted 1 year ago

Replace rotten windowsill inside. Put a beam in ceiling cavity.

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Handrail wall mounted

Posted 3 weeks ago

About 4 metres of handrail is required attached to wall. Wooden handrail with metal fixtures.

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Install cat flap in wooden door

Posted 1 year ago

Cut hole and fit cat flap in wooden door. Please quote including basic cat flap. To be done closer to Christmas.

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Bay window repair

Posted 2 years ago

Repair to rot in large wooden bay window. Possibly whole window may need replacing.

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Bathroom renovations

Posted 8 months ago

Replace rotted bottom plate and a couple of rotted studs in bathroom wall and line 4 walls and ceiling with gib. Approximately 35 square metres. Needs to be done in the next 10 days

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Back yard deck

Posted 2 years ago

Hi there I need a deck built. It Will be going over an existing concrete patio. The deck will be approx 8x4 metres with railings and steps on one side.It will be a simple rectangular shape and should be pretty straight forward.

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Lounge ceiling

Posted 11 months ago

Tiles on ceiling fallen through, creating a hole. Can a solution to fix the gap found

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I want to build a deck

Posted 2 years ago

I need to build a deck at the front door. It’s currently concrete. I want to expend the concrete deck by build a wooden one on top. I also wants someone to look at my upstairs floor that is squeezing when stepping on and see if it can be repaired.

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Deck #2

Posted 2 weeks ago

Need a quote for a new deck. Cheers, Sam

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Repair

Posted 2 years ago

To replace PVC edging on Melteca boardtable

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Angela Mackie

Posted 2 years ago

I need a new manhole cut into the floorboards of a wardrobe floor (first photo). There is currently a small manhole in the other wardrobe (second photo), but the insulation installers tell me they need a bigger one to get the product down. The house is a 1930s brick bungalow with wooden floorboards throughout, with fairly low clearance. The wardrobe for the new manhole is bigger than the original, and the underfloor space here is deeper.

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4m by 7m Deck

Posted 1 year ago

Hi there, We are after a quote for a 4m by 7m deck please. Cheers, Ann

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Kitchen Cupboard doors

Posted 1 month ago

Install new kitchen cupboard doors, x6 cupboard and x2 pantry. Drill holes, and attach to those hinges.

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Zen Builders

Joined April 2020

Zen Builders is a small Canterbury owned and operated building company specialising in architectural homes. However, we are also passionate about adding character to older homes - whether the job be big or small. We pride ourselves on costumer satification, communication, high-quality workmanship, and sticking within the budget. We look forward to working along side you.

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Home Renovation Specialists

Joined May 2020

Our team provides high quality, yet affordable renovations that can be customised to suit your needs. We can help you modify and create a seamless space whatever it may be; Bathroom, Kitchen .. Get in touch with us today !

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H&J's PAINTING & DECORATING

Joined July 2014

Highly skilled painters and decorators With 20 years in the trade. We do wallpapering ,spray painting, Plastering inc level 5 & skim coats. Water-blasting ,roof repaints,new work and old repaints We are very competitive with price And all work is to a high standard.

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dmjbuildersltd

Joined August 2019

Hi, i've been building new houses an renoating old ones for the last 10 years. Also do smaller jobs. I pride myself on providing a competitive quote an doing a job to the client satisfaction

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SS The Builder & Property Maintenance

Joined June 2017

SS The Builder & Property Maintenance was born out of frustration whilst trying to solve the same problems on construction sites time and time again. After working with a crazy amount of construction companies I`m ready to change the dinosaur ways of the industry. I want to feel proud of the industry I love whilst constantly shaking things up at the same time. I want to bring modern technologie...

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Wilson Built Homes LTD

Joined February 2018

Hey there. We have many years of experience through the residential and commercial sectors in Canterbury now. We specialise in new builds, reno's, fences, decks, concrete works, general handyman work and so much more. We work and operate Wilson Built Homes with a lot of passion to ensure the clients dreams, ideas and needs are met. We handle every piece of material personally ensuring quality...

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Rawiri Building & Construction LTD

Joined August 2020

Kia Ora! We are Rawiri Building & Construction! A small business located in Christchurch. We are family operated and love working with other whanau to achieve the required Mahi. Whether you are wanting small repair work, fencing, decking, renovations, or a new build we would love to help you achieve your goals! We pride ourselves on efficiently, providing competitive quotes, and completing jobs...

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More Than Handy

Joined July 2020

More Than Handy is a family owned property maintenance and joinery business based in Christchurch and servicing the wider Canterbury region. Our high standards, professionalism and Workmanship Guarantees ensure our clients are 100% satisfied with our work from quote to sign off. From cutting a stray branch and hanging a door to shop fit-outs and kitchens, we have you covered.

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Rainbowscapes

Joined March 2017

HI, Rainbowscapes is a garden maintenance, landscaping and general handyman company based in North Canterbury. We have lived and worked in the area of 12 years, building up a comprehensive and well rounded knowledge of gardens in the area. Hard or Soft Landscaping is no problem! We specialize in creating and maintaining you a beautiful outdoor space to enjoy and relax in. In addition we have a w...

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Abacus Building Maintenance

Joined October 2014

hi i am a licensed building practioner tradesman carpenter main line of work is building maintenance of all types,i do a lot of bathroom renovations supply and install working with only registered tradesman all types of work undertaken

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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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JG Sumby Builders Ltd

Joined April 2011

Sumby Builders are an experienced team dealing with all aspects of residential construction. We strive on Customer satisfaction, so we pay close attention to detail and focus on a positive end result that everyone is happy with. We are available to quote all jobs from easing a door to new house builds. Also able to undertake Earthquake work eg. demo work, roofing, making buildings watertight and s...

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MZI Builders

Joined October 2017

Hi , I have been in construction for the past 7years.Iv been doing new residential houses and renovation but my background is interior finishes as well as building decks and refurbishing decks,concreteing and crack injection/handyman.

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Paul's Casual Building

Joined July 2020

Hi I've been building for 6 years now. I'm qualified with The National Certificate in Carpentry from BCITO. Most of my experience is with major renovations on old houses, but I have done a variety of work. I've just moved to Christchurch from Wellington to do carpentry in the NZ Army but Im looking for some small jobs to earn some extra money.

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Dynamic Build Ltd

Joined March 2016

Specialising in all things construction! I am a qualified carpenter and liscenced building practitioner preferably taking on small renovation or alteration jobs, e.g decks, fences, moving a wall or any sort of fix up that you'd like an easy worry free process without dealing with a large construction firm. Free quote available!

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Unique Built

Joined November 2019

For quality workmanship look no further. At Unique Built we cover a range of work from your everyday handyman jobs right up to newly built homes and everything in between.

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J Law Contracting

Joined July 2018

NZ Qualified Carpenter New builds and spec homes. Specialising in decking and fencing. Quality renovation work. Bathroom and Kitchens. All insulation work. Interior plastering. Property maintenace and your average handy mans job. Carpenter with a no job too big or small attitude. Reliable, efficient, proffessional and cost effective. Have access to quality subcontractors at fair rates too!

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baird construction

Joined September 2020

hi, i have over 15 years of experience in the building industry,have worked on a variety of different projects big or small, take a lot of pride in my work and also keeping within timeframes

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Mark Smith Builders

Joined February 2012

Mark Smith Builders established in 2009, with 13 years experience we specialise in all aspects of residential buildings, architectural homes, hill sites, alterations and repair work. Mark has developed strong relationships with the people of Canterbury helping with the Christchurch rebuild. As a licensed building practitioner (LBP) you can rest assure your home is getting built by a qualified bu...

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Earthborne Builders

Joined January 2018

Hello there, glad you have taken the time to read our information, We specialise in renovations, decks, pergolas, new builds, and of course no job is to small, We believe its the little things that count. My team are professional, qualified builders who love what they do, not to mention we are Certified and Master Builders and licensed building practitioners, for your peace of mind But most...

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