Trusted Electricians.
NZ wide.
Sorted.

Learn more about the trades we cover.

Latest electricians articles

Our blog is full with helpful news and knowledge covering electricians 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.

Electricians - What They Do

Posted 05/11/10

The electrician trade is one of the more highly skilled and potentially dangerous of the trades. All electricians must be part of the Electrical Workers Registration Board, so don't be afraid to ask to see their registration before hiring... The responsibilities of electricians include br

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

Tips for Heating Your Home in Winter

Posted 07/05/13

As temperatures start to fall and household prices continue to rise, the need to stay warm without increasing your bills has never been stronger. Heating your home on a budget has never been greater! We've got some helpful suggestions for you to minimise your energy usage and keep warm this winter.

Read more

LED Lighting Ideas & Benefits for Your Home or Office

Posted 28/01/14

LED lighting has long been the next-best thing in retail and commercial lighting by designers, but now, they’re catching on with homeowners thanks to their energy efficiency.  LED lighting can incur higher upfront costs. However, you don't need to wait a long time to recover your investment in energ

Read more

Check Out These Luxury Bedroom Lighting Ideas

Posted 11/06/13

Whether your luxury bedroom is a small cosy space or a grand suite, it’s probably used for more than just sleeping. While dark bedrooms are perfect for sleep, too little light can hinder other activities.  With plenty of luxury bedroom lighting ideas available, let us help you choose the right  prof

Read more

Installing Solar Panels for Your Home

Posted 18/02/14

If you've ever considered installing solar panels, you are not alone. Kiwi homes are generally exposed to 20-30 times more energy from the sun than they use in power or gas and most of its going to waste. By making use of it, we can reduce emissions, create jobs and contribute towards energy ind

Read more

Security Service & Alarm Installers - what do they do?

Posted 05/11/10

A security service or alarm installers will be able to advise and install the best security system for your property or anything else you want to protect. Some systems are composed of a simple alarm that sounds when an entry point is breached, while others include monitoring centres where

Read more

3 Questions to Ask Before Buying an Old House

Posted 08/04/14

Are you considering buying an old house? Old villas and bungalows can be charming, but with age, often comes problems. Here’s three questions to ask before you sign on the dotted line. Buying an old house? Ask these questions first! You don't want to buy a lemon! Here are 3 questions you need

Read more

Preparing for Winter - 3 Things You Can Do Right Now

Posted 15/04/14

Autumn’s begun and now that there's a noticeable chill in the air, preparing for winter is a top priority. If you’re anything like us you’ve been wondering if it’s too soon to turn the heater on in the evenings or if now’s the time to hire a handyman to chop and stack some wood for your fire. Her

Read more

Latest electricians case studies

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

Women in Trade - Kia Kaha Electrical, Hamilton

We chat with father and business owner, Noema Johnson, about how he not only encouraged his daughter to take up a trade but how he is actively helping her to succeed in an electrical career... Hamilton based Noema, has worked in the electrical trade for the last 38 years. He's spent the last 10 years encouraging his daughter, Demi, to "jump into a trade". Now in her mid-twenties she has taken up his advice and this year started her training as an electrician. She is studying at the Waikato Institue of Technology (Wintec) on the Electrical Pre-Trade Training course, aimed at getting students ready for apprenticeship. Demi is one of only four women on the course and has teamed up with Mere, another inspirational women who is training in her 30's, all while having the pressure of children and family commitments. After the polytech based first year, each of the girls will be required to find and start an apprenticeship. Not only is Noema the inspiration and encourageme

Electric Car Charge Point: Our 300,000th Job

Builderscrack started out in 2007, with the simple goal of connecting homeowners to tradies. Fast forward 12 years and we are excited to be celebrating such a significant milestone… Our 300,000th Job To have had the opportunity to help homeowners find tradies for 300,000 jobs is both exciting and a privilege. From all of us here at Builderscrack we want to say a big THANK YOU to our homeowners and tradespeople, without you we wouldn't be here. The Job Mark from Auckland, a busy doctor at Auckland's Middlemore Emergency department, posted our 300,00th job. He had recently purchased an electric car and needed a charging port installed in his garage, with the idea of upgrading to the full power charger unit down the track. With this in mind, he wanted the job done in such a way that all the wiring was in place for the future upgrade. Mark posted his job on Builderscrack, having used it on numerous occasions since moving from England several years ago. Describing it as "

Outsourcing Housework Freed Up Precious Time For This Busy Homeowner

Busy homeowner Michelle holds down parenting, full-time work and studying towards her PhD. She shares with us how she used Builderscrack to outsource her housework so she could focus on the important stuff... How It Started To say Michelle is a driven person is an understatement. Sitting across from a woman that packs so much into her days is inspiring, not only because of that drive but the clever way she has arranged her life to make it possible. She tells me "I’m doing a full-time PhD and I’m doing full-time work, so for me, I have lots to do and absolutely no time. I also have a teenager who’s almost 16, who is extremely social. Every weekend there are at least five to seven friends invited, and they are having a sleepover. I come home, and I'm like, “I left it nice and tidy, what happened?”.  Michelle and her son moved into their home three years ago, and with a laugh explains “how things were starting to fall apart and in need of repair”. It wasn't only hard findi

Women in Trade - Kia Kaha Electrical, Hamilton

We chat with father and business owner, Noema Johnson, about how he not only encouraged his daughter to take up a trade but how he is actively helping her to succeed in an electrical career... Hamilton based Noema, has worked in the electrical trade for the last 38 years. He's spent the last 10 years encouraging his daughter, Demi, to "jump into a trade". Now in her mid-twenties she has taken up his advice and this year started her training as an electrician. She is studying at the Waikato Institue of Technology (Wintec) on the Electrical Pre-Trade Training course, aimed at getting students ready for apprenticeship. Demi is one of only four women on the course and has teamed up with Mere, another inspirational women who is training in her 30's, all while having the pressure of children and family commitments. After the polytech based first year, each of the girls will be required to find and start an apprenticeship. Not only is Noema the inspiration and encourageme

Electric Car Charge Point: Our 300,000th Job

Builderscrack started out in 2007, with the simple goal of connecting homeowners to tradies. Fast forward 12 years and we are excited to be celebrating such a significant milestone… Our 300,000th Job To have had the opportunity to help homeowners find tradies for 300,000 jobs is both exciting and a privilege. From all of us here at Builderscrack we want to say a big THANK YOU to our homeowners and tradespeople, without you we wouldn't be here. The Job Mark from Auckland, a busy doctor at Auckland's Middlemore Emergency department, posted our 300,00th job. He had recently purchased an electric car and needed a charging port installed in his garage, with the idea of upgrading to the full power charger unit down the track. With this in mind, he wanted the job done in such a way that all the wiring was in place for the future upgrade. Mark posted his job on Builderscrack, having used it on numerous occasions since moving from England several years ago. Describing it as "

Outsourcing Housework Freed Up Precious Time For This Busy Homeowner

Busy homeowner Michelle holds down parenting, full-time work and studying towards her PhD. She shares with us how she used Builderscrack to outsource her housework so she could focus on the important stuff... How It Started To say Michelle is a driven person is an understatement. Sitting across from a woman that packs so much into her days is inspiring, not only because of that drive but the clever way she has arranged her life to make it possible. She tells me "I’m doing a full-time PhD and I’m doing full-time work, so for me, I have lots to do and absolutely no time. I also have a teenager who’s almost 16, who is extremely social. Every weekend there are at least five to seven friends invited, and they are having a sleepover. I come home, and I'm like, “I left it nice and tidy, what happened?”.  Michelle and her son moved into their home three years ago, and with a laugh explains “how things were starting to fall apart and in need of repair”. It wasn't only hard findi

Recent jobs posted

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

Electrical work

Posted 3 months ago

We are in need of some new power points set up throughout the house and a small amount of rewiring done.

Read more

Lights out

Posted 3 months ago

I have 4 light switchs not working. One in the lounge is a dimmer switch. One in the kitchen and two in a bedroom each. The house is a 1980's ind the switchs and light fittings are original, I think they need rewiring. There is no rush , it can wait a month or two.

Read more

Run a cable through roof space

Posted 2 months ago

Run an ethernet cable through the roof on a 1 storey 190sqm house

Read more

Electrical Work

Posted 5 months ago

Install a new outdoor electrical powerpoint and to move light and powerpoint in garage

Read more

Remove heated towel rail

Posted 5 months ago

Remove heated towel rail and redundant outlet

Read more

Move light switch

Posted 1 month ago

I have a 1944 house that has a light switch inconveniently behind the bedroom door. I would like it moved before the plasterer comes back (maybe 3 weeks). The other issue Is it looks like it might be original wiring, and I'm assuming that will be the case for all 3 of my bedrooms (communal areas were all rewired in 2005 with renovations done). Can I get just this one light switch done for now and an assessment/quote arranged for the rest?

Read more

Install new rangehood

Posted 3 months ago

Remove existing range hood which is ducted to outside. Install new range hood which we have purchased and is very similar to old one. May or may not have to remove glass splash back.

Read more

Small home - rewiring

Posted 1 month ago

We need someone to come assess our wiring and rewire as required. Some areas have already been done but most of the house seems to still be wired with old rubber wiring. When we had our builders report done for the property this is what was advised. "Rubber based wiring appears to be present within the dwelling, and we strongly recommend that a registered electrician is contracted to investigate and rewire where necessary." This is a 2 bedroom unit built in the 1940s

Read more

Installing 15A socket

Posted 4 months ago

Need a new 15A socket installed. Right below fuse box (next to existing power socket), easy access.

Read more

Electrician To Fix Various Issues in Shops in Hastings

Posted 2 weeks ago

I've got a block of shops in Hastings central. I need an electrician to go through it with me and fix any electrical issue that is found and be available to call if needed. Currently there are a few light fittings that don't work. I need the work done on the 11th of May.

Read more

General electric work

Posted 1 month ago

Looking for a tradesperson to do some electrical work around my property. Rewiring some parts, adding powerpoints, sensor lights etc. Ongoing work possible

Read more

190 Flaxmere Ave

Posted 6 months ago

Smart Oyster Ceiling Light: Bathroom x 1 Hallway x 2 Outside entrance x 1 Living room x 1 Bedroom one x 1 Bedroom two x 1 Bedroom three x 1 Outside back door x 1 12W Downlight New Install:- Washroom x 1

Read more

Oven Replacement and Rangehood Installation

Posted 5 months ago

I need to fit an oven socket to the wall and supply a lead from the oven and connect the new freestanding oven . Then fit supplied rangehood and supply ducting and grill to the exterior soffit and connect rangehood to a power supply . I would love this to be completed pre Xmas but that might not be possible so early Jan would also work. The new oven and rangehood are at the property ready to be installed.

Read more

Double Oven

Posted 2 months ago

Faulty thermostat, remove faulty one and replace with new one.

Read more

Bathroom extractor fan malfunction. Light bulb 'stuck'.

Posted 1 week ago

Bathroom extractor fan stopped working after being switched on at the wall (fan and bathroom lights are separate switches). At the same time lights flickered up and down in intensity but lights continued to work. However not the extractor fan. The fan unit is about 4 years old. Unable to remove a 'blown' light bulb in a wall fitting light

Read more

New wiring

Posted 7 months ago

wanting new wirong in bathroom for a towel rail and powerpoint next to vanity and also to put in a fan heat duct.please

Read more

House Re-wire plus additional

Posted 1 month ago

Have just moved into a new place; the house has some old wire which needs to be removed/re-wired (entire house 122m square), new power points installed (8-10), new light switches installed (5), down lights installed (three bedrooms, lounge, dinning , hallway, bathroom, laundry), recede the switchboard.

Read more

Kitchen Expelair Installation

Posted 6 months ago

Install a wall mounted kitchen expelair extraction fan.

Read more

Underground services install, lifestyle block.

Posted 3 months ago

I require trenching and services to be installed to building site, 420m along boundary fence. Easy digging flat-rolling ground, with good access. Services required are 3 phase electricity - initially to temporary builders connection, conduit for future fibre connection, copper telecom cable. Water pipe intended to be laid in same trench before back filling. Site: Millar Road, Haumoana

Read more

Heat Pump Hot water cylinder - NO HOT WATER

Posted 1 week ago

Hiya need someone to check our cylinder why we are not getting hot water for 48 hours now. we have two cylinders for ensuite and main bathroom. ensuite still working but not main cylinder. spoke to our power company nothing they can see at their end in terms of meter etc. cylinder is outside

Read more

Recent electricians reviews

With over 193,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

no hot water

Work carried out by the owner/operator

25th September 2019

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 5

Stove 3 point plug lounge lights fixed

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

23rd July 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Electrical work

Work carried out by the owner/operator

25th February 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

install of new oven and cooktop

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Oven Replacement and Rangehood Installation

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Flickering Hallway Light

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Electrical Work

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Replace element for 180L LP Copper Cylinder

Work carried out by the owner/operator

25th September 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garage conversion

Work carried out by the owner/operator

29th June 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 2
Communication
 1

Small rewire and new down lamp installation

Work carried out by an employee of the company

1st July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install new rangehood


14th April 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Install extraction fan and instant heater

Work carried out by an employee of the company

2nd June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Hot water cylinder wiring

Work carried out by an employee of the company

1st October 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

fuse shorting

Work carried out by an employee of the company

9th September 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Find Electricians in Hastings

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.

X

Xtreme Electrix Ltd

Joined April 2021

We are Xtreme Electrix Ltd . We are newly established in 2021. Our team will travel to accommodate to our clients needs throughout the entire Hawkes Bay Region . We Pride ourselves on a high standard and quality of compliant work while promoting cleanliness, integrity , speed , fair pricing and a stress free environment to our customers . Whilst been in the trade for 13 years. We have a pas...

Read more
R

Reset Electrical

Joined January 2020

After leaving a career with the New Zealand Police, Hannes White started an electrical apprenticeship with a large reputable industrial electrical company. Working on state of the art wineries and breweries along with general service and maintenance work he completed his trade qualification with the same company. With dedication and determination to perform in the electrical industry Hannes wa...

Read more
B

Black Box Electrical Engineering

Joined June 2016

Black Box Electrical Engineering Licensed Electrical Engineering Services Design, Problem Solving and Installation for Homes, Motorhomes and Connectables. We are a north island based mobile business who travel to your home, tiny house or caravan etc to help facilitate your design, solve your electrical problems and complete electrical installation work.

Read more
P

PRISM CONTRACTING

Joined October 2016

Hi, I've been carrying out ELECTRICAL Installs for nearly 30 years initially in the U.K and for the past 10 years here in NZ .I have a full practising licence and am very passionate about giving clients a good job and completing work on budget. I also specialize in AUDIO VISUAL Installations too, everything from a Full Home theatre to Multi Room App Control , from hanging a TV to a Church Projec...

Read more
G

Garland Electrical Services

Joined September 2019

Hi. I am a solo electrician who specialises in commercial and domestic/residential with many years experience. I take a lot of pride in my work and strive to achieve the best result for the customer.

Read more
J

Just Electrics

Joined November 2019

HI There. We are Just Electrics, quality Electricians, run by Greg Brosnan and joined by qualified electrical engineer Matt and Jordan. Greg and Matt have been operating in Hawke's Bay for over 25 years. Greg is proud to own Just Electrics who pride themselves on quality and reliable electrical work at a reasonable price. We look forward to working with you to get your electrical needs sorted q...

Read more
B

Bay Electricians Ltd

Joined January 2019

Established in 2011, Bay Electricians Ltd are a team of 3 Registered Electricians and 4 Apprentices. You can trust us to get the job done reliably, safely and on time. We specialise in new homes, alterations, heat pumps and general home electrical maintenance. Call now for a free no obligation quote.

Read more
I

Infinite Kitchens & Joinery

Joined April 2015

We take the stress out of your job by project managing it from start to finish, and with many years experience in the industry, including owning a construction business in Wellington for 18 years, you can trust us to get the best results for you. We’ll put highly qualified tradesmen on your job, and you will be assured of top quality workmanship, with reliable service, communication and the best...

Read more
M

Magz Electrical Ltd

Joined March 2011

Hi, with nearly 25 years experience in all varieties of Electrical work I can offer quality workmanship and advice. I am commited to cost effective and energy efficient practices where practical and providing an all round professional and affordable service. Kind Regards Paul Cook

Read more
P

Plumber Joe

Joined April 2020

Registered and lisenced plumber, drain layer and gasfitter, also licenced to work on electricy for the associated trades. Specialise in maintenance and reno's, but would consider bigger projects too Honest and hard working. Reliable and takes pride in client satisfaction. We can offer traceable refrences. Over 10 years experience. Plumbing, Drains and Gasfitting. Associated electeical (cylin...

Read more
A

Andy Hamer plumbing and Gas Limited

Joined June 2018

Free advice and Quotations. Certifiying plumber and Gasfitter 37 years service. Maintenance plumbing and 24/7 Emergency cover. Bathrooms Laundries and Kitchen renovations. Gasfitting,Natural and LPG gas work.New connections and Maintenance. Gas for cooking,Heating Hot water,Califonts and commercial Catering Equipment,Blue Seal, Moffat etc. Servicing and repairs to all makes of gas app...

Read more
D

DRE Systems Limited

Joined March 2018

DRE Systems is a newly established electrical contracting company, providing electrical services for industrial, commercial and domestic projects. We undertake to deliver quality projects, products and services on schedule and within scope. Our goal is to become a leading provider of electrical services in the Wellington region, through quality workmanship, reliability and a dedication to the cli...

Read more
E

Evolve Electrical LTD

Joined February 2020

Hi we have been in the electrical industry for 15 years and have installed or worked on almost everything electrical, we specialize in smart homes and automation but are available for even a light switch repair if needed. if its broken we can have a look at fixing it, if its new we can have a look at installing it. No job to big or small.

Read more
Z

Zeus And Sons Electrical

Joined February 2017

Hey, I've been working as an electrician for 5 years. Recently formed Zeus And Sons Electrical on the 3rd of Jan 2019. Based in Hastings, servicing the Hawke's Bay region. As a new business owner I'm keen to get underway and start building my reputation by providing a quality service with reliable products at a good price. I do domestic/commercial/Industrial work such as: -Installation of l...

Read more
P

Patchay Electrical

Joined December 2016

Hi, I am an experienced NZ registered electrician with nearly 20 years experience in the industry. I take pride in my work and always complete on time and on budget. Safety, quality and customer satisfaction are my top priorities. I can meet all your domestic electrical needs and bring with me experience in the high voltage industry which requires exceptionally high safety and quality standards.

Read more
B

Booysen Electrical LTD

Joined November 2018

Booysen Electrical LTD can help you with the following: all electrical work - maintenance of and additions to existing installations and new installs Audio visual work - Hanging of TV's, aerials, satellite dishes, free view, ect CCTV camera systems Burglar Alarm systems Home automation Access Control doors and gates Ventilation systems

Read more
F

Fibre Ready & Electrical

Joined May 2020

Hi, we have a wide range if skills from commercial and residential. New builds, renovations/alterations and faults, we are here to help. We also do fibre work and can move and fix Chorus fibre installations. T.V., data, security solutions. Ask as and we will let you know if we have the skill set.

Read more
D

DMAK ELECTRICAL LIMITED

Joined June 2020

Here at Dmak Electrical we pride ourselves on a top quality finish with a personal small business touch at a fair price. We specialise in new builds, renovations and heat pumps (ducted) although no job is to small for us as we cover a wide of electrical work.

Read more
T

Toby's Roof & Gutter

Joined August 2010

Hi, Toby's Roof & Gutter specialize in Spouting and Down Pipe repairs and replacements, Roof and Flashing repair and replacements and Guttering . Contact us to find out about our gutter cleaning service with a vacuum system. We provide free, competitive quotes.

Read more
H

Hayden Percy

Joined October 2016

Qualified Furniture Maker and Builder. Licensed LBP Hi, I started as a cabinet Maker about 12 years ago and have slowly moved towards building. I have worked on many different jobs, new, renovations, and maintenance. I love a hands on challenge with Quality garanteed.

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