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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Fixing door

Posted 1 week ago

So basically one of my wooden doors inside my house is split in the middle and has got a huge hole in it, it’s hollow on the inside almost like a thin cardboard,I’m needing the whole door replaced

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Sun deck

Posted 5 years ago

I need a deck built 12metres long x 2.5 m wide with clear light roof and and possibly closed in.

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Older Home renovation

Posted 3 years ago

Installation of Fascia and involvement and over sight of pending drainage/retaining issues. Also some roofing repairs

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Outdoor living

Posted 5 years ago

We are wanting to add doors and a deck to our lounge that will join our upstairs living area to our backyard. Deck size approx 6x 3.5 metres. Possibly wanting a roof or pergola depending on cost.

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Older Home renovation 2

Posted 3 years ago

Installation of Fascia and involvement and over sight of pending drainage/retaining issues. Also some roofing repairs

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Deck

Posted 9 months ago

build a deck 4m x 8m and 600mm high on the front of the house

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Home Maintenance ??

Posted 3 years ago

We need some general maintenance done - work includes replacing 3 medium sized windows, installing a ranch slider and a new door, replacing any timber that has dry rot and possibly replacing floor bearers and floor boards in the sunroom.

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Balustrade + gates for patio

Posted 4 years ago

We would like a quote for having a balustrade with 2 gates built on our concrete patio that has an archgola over it. There are 7 steel poles from the archogola to the ground which the balustrade needs to screw into, as the concrete patio is not suitable for drilling. We are after a ~1m balustrade with a handrail on it and palings so that we can see through it but to stop our baby crawling through. We need 2 gates at a step in a 1.5m space, and another gate 0.85m where there is a ramp. We want al...

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Ramp and back door access

Posted 1 year ago

Build a ramp and wheelchair access.

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New deck

Posted 2 years ago

I need a deck built at the back of the house 9mt long by 3mt wide

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Installation of a floor and staircase in double story garage.

Posted 11 months ago

House and Garage build in 1987.House is a double story with a matching garage.There is windows and electricity in the garage that was installed when the house was build. We want a floor installed with a staircase in the garage to be used as a sleepout.The house and garage is double story with a bedroom that is similar in the house. Garage is about 7m by 7m.

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1918 Restoration

Posted 3 years ago

We have a building report and need an estimate for some repairs to be done. A few sash and fan windows that need attention, a couple of sections in floor with movement and one bouncy area that need remedying. One door needing adjustment. Parts of rotten door frames that need replacing only on house and laundry not shed.

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Deck me

Posted 3 years ago

We are looking at building a deck approx 5x10mtr. With ballastrad on two sides. We also need one window lowered about a foot to form a ranch slider.

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Caravan Repairs

Posted 4 years ago

I am after either a Builder or a Handyman that would be able to re-line a 1979 Zephyr Caravan thats located in Oamaru. The caravan is a shell at the moment, the electrical cords have been run through, materials will be provided, once linning is complete will need carpet laid.

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Pimp my deck

Posted 3 years ago

Want L shaped floor covered with waterproof membrane in Oamaru/Kakanui area.approx 14m x 2m no carpentry required. waterproofing to go on new plywood h3 decking. quote for labour and material plus availability please. Mike Buchanan

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General carpentary

Posted 1 year ago

Fix floor boards and one wall lining at bathroom, joists if the roof

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Fixing floor boards and bathroom wall lining

Posted 1 year ago

Reliable all rounder handy man be able to fix and patch floor boards, wall lining and joist of roof. Need these jobs to be done in febuary 2020.kindly reply and show your interest. I have no ideas how much it cost me.please give your estimate.

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Older Home renovation 3

Posted 3 years ago

Installation of Fascia and involvement and over sight of pending drainage/retaining issues. Also some roofing repairs

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Handyman/Builder

Posted 4 months ago

I am in need of a handyman/builder to help with a few jobs on a property in Kakanui. Deck, fence, installing kitchen. Myself and partner can help as labour, we have done a deck before, just not one this big. Will be at the property tomorrow (Wednesday) of anyone can take a look. Thanks

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Pergola installation in Oamaru

Posted 1 year ago

we have a well presented character home and are wanting build a simple pergola off our back entrance 4x3m area

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Mike's Trade Services

Joined April 2021

Hello 🙂 Heres abit about myself and what I do.. My skill base revolves around waterproofing and flooring systems and more. Im qualified in flooring which involves floor leveling, resin screeds and specailised coatings systems both interior and exterior. - Reinforced coating systems for decks and balconys. - Waterproof coatings - Roof coatings and repairs - Sealant of all typ...

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Emerain property maintenance

Joined April 2018

Hi there, We have years of experience in property maintenance and renovations. We are able to do any types of work small or big jobs you ... cluding General electrical, plumbing, plastering , painting, commercial/residential cleaning , decking, fence , landscape any repair or renovation.Also I have years of experience in troubleshoot and fix appliances. Let us know know if we can help you w...

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Kahu Contractors

Joined March 2018

A small team dedicated to providing an excellent service throughout the building and construction industry. Having spent a lot of time in all sectors of the industry we are known to specialize in everything from formwork amd foundations to crane work and precast installation, We have the expertise, tools and where needed tickets (qualifications) to complete all builds to an excellent standard, saf...

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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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DCR Building Services Ltd

Joined July 2011

Im a Licensed builder in Queenstown , i have been building for 16 years specializing in new homes and anything below, i.e fences, alterations, decks, re-clads etc. I strive for perfection and getting the job done right the first time while being done quickly. I treat every job i do as if its for myself in my own home so i would want it done to perfection.

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Baseline Concrete and insulation

Joined January 2018

At Baseline Concrete we specialize in all aspects of Concrete. From house slabs to driveways, terraces and many more. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and completing jobs on budget. We are also have a home insulation business that we run specializing in making homes warmer and meeting the Nz stan...

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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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central flooring ltd

Joined February 2015

Central Flooring, Is an independent, family-run flooring company, We cover a large area from Canterbury down into Otago and the Auckland area. We have a strong focus on customer service; from the initial quotes to the fitting and finishing of the products. This is supported by our committed team of well-qualified, experienced fitters. Our services include: •Floor preparation •Measuring, pla...

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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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Mitchell and Milmine Construction

Joined September 2017

Mitchell + Milmine Construction is a small family owned residential building company focused on building quality. We are team players and are committed to working within our community with other locals alike. We are passionate about modern architecture, and believe each home tells a different story, this makes us the perfect partners on your next building adventure. We offer a transparent...

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Buildflex Solutions

Joined March 2016

Sitewise Registered Sitesafe passport in Construction and Civil *15+ Years Qualified builder Truck Drivers,Machine Operators full licenced *Certified builder of K3T walling (System) and LBP *First Aid Certificate - Valid *Contruction Certified - On Site *Total Quality Management Certificate *Diploma in Small business Management *Full company Insurance - liability - Tool...

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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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SB 2 Build ltd

Joined January 2017

Together we have been in the building trade for over 25 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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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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CRD Construction Ltd

Joined May 2016

Hi, we are a small Christchurch construction company. All earthquake work undertaken, foundations, new builds all building work undertaken. we pride ourselves in doing the job right.

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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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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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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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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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Zircon Concrete & Landscaping

Joined March 2017

Zircon are the concrete and landscaping specialists for Canterbury and central Otago, with branches in Wanaka and Ashburton we have you covered. With our main focus being specialist landscaping and decorative concrete work, you can be guaranteed a quality job in a timely manner.

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