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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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

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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 encouraged his daughter to be one of the country’s women in trade.

Electric Car Charge Point: Our 300,000th Job

An electric car charge port installed in a garage is our 300,000th job. Read about a busy doctor’s experience working with a tradie.

Outsourcing Housework Freed Up Precious Time For This Busy Homeowner

A career-driven mom shares with us how she used Builderscrack by outsourcing housework so she could focus on the important stuff.

Women in Trade - Kia Kaha Electrical, Hamilton

We chat with father and business owner, Noema Johnson, about how he encouraged his daughter to be one of the country’s women in trade.

Electric Car Charge Point: Our 300,000th Job

An electric car charge port installed in a garage is our 300,000th job. Read about a busy doctor’s experience working with a tradie.

Outsourcing Housework Freed Up Precious Time For This Busy Homeowner

A career-driven mom shares with us how she used Builderscrack by outsourcing housework so she could focus on the important stuff.

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Bathroom light sensor repair

Posted 1 month ago

Our bathroom light has a sensor in there and I tried to turn the sensor off and just run the light but I can’t remember which way the wires go back in. I also want just for the light to go without the sensor.

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Caravan lights re wired

Posted 7 months ago

Caravan lights need re wired Have purchased 10m of 5 core cable wire Back lights front lights and number plate light needs fitted which I have also purchased Located westmelton Would prefer you come to me as caravan not warranted as yet Shouldn’t be a huge job I’m hoping

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Outdoor power point installation/downlight repair

Posted 5 days ago

Need two outdoor power points installed at each end of the house and also have a faulty downlight (Edison bulb) in the kitchen that needs attention.

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Data point in study

Posted 6 months ago

I need a data point installed in our bedroom which we will make a study room.

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Stripping old wiring and adding new LED strip lighting

Posted 6 months ago

1960’s built bach in Arthur’s Pass has a beautiful native wooden ceiling, so needs the original black cable taken removed and 90’s white cable hidden. In pricing, I would pay for one full day’s labour with a 30min break for lunch. Travel cost to get here and back on the day to be negotiated prior to accepting quote. I want all the old black rubber wiring removed from the apex of the ceiling and any white cable, that is currently metal clipped, cased in brown capping -which I already have on...

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Repair/replace bathroom extractor fan

Posted 2 months ago

Repair/replace bathroom extractor fan

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2 new towel rails and 1 extractor fan

Posted 5 months ago

We need 2 towel rails installed in 2 bathrooms and one new extractor fan in the guest toilet.

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Replace 3 inline bathroom fans

Posted 2 months ago

Replace 3 existing ducted ceiling 150mmm Manrose inline fans (Model NZD 150S, Fan0662) for 3 bathrooms with stronger Manrose 150mm inline fans to be set to high speed, and supplied by owner, to improve extraction effectiveness. FOR EACH FAN, a Single bathroom switch powers 12v light (NZ SL 150W) in vent above shower, and inline fan. Prefer work to be completed by friday 11 June

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Bathroom

Posted 2 months ago

I want a extractor fan installed or installed and supplied also light switch changed in bedroom and heater installed in bathroom thanks

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Nightstore Heater Removal

Posted 2 months ago

Wall mounted nightstore heater not going needs removing

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Install exterior wiring for a spa

Posted 6 months ago

We have just purchased a new spa that will require to be hard wired with 32a supply We will need wiring run from the switchboard then outside to where the spa will be located house is only a few months old

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House Electrics

Posted 4 months ago

Check supply to oven as socket has failed. Appliance Guy suggests wrong plug is fitted or cabling is wrong or too old Needs proper testing. fit outlet in bathroom for washing machine, full check and test of house electrics, fuse board compliance etc.. Old cottage. Electrics last looked at 2014. Suggest visit to quote as there is bit of work involved especially the outlet in the bathroom. Thanks

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Hrv and heatpump maintenance, some new power points

Posted 3 months ago

I have an hrv that needs a new filter. I'd like my heatpump serviced. I'd like a new PowerPoint in the hallway to plug in a wall mounted ceramic heater. Also a heated towel rail installed. No specific urgency.

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Disconnect chiller from mains

Posted 4 months ago

I have a portable outdoor chiller that’s connected to the mains and just need it disconnected so it can be transported

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Dimmer switch instalation.

Posted 1 week ago

I have purchased a dimmer switch to go in our living room, just needing someone to install it. Thanks

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Nicol bath fan

Posted 1 month ago

Hi Could i get a quote to replace a 3in1 bathroom heatnvent? Current one is Manrose Heat'n Vent2 50Hz 630W T order code FAN0537 only other number on it is N18095 Thanks

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Fix bathroom fan

Posted 6 months ago

Fan not fanning. Bathroom extractor fan does not work when switched on

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Replace faulty Bathroom Extractor fan

Posted 1 month ago

I have a round shaped HPM model R622/1AC bathroom extractor fan and the fan has stopped working. I need it replaced with a new unit probably a square HPM four headlamp model.

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Installation of new smoke alarms

Posted 1 month ago

Need 3-4 sealed smoke alarms installed.

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Sparky 4 hours?

Posted 7 months ago

Heated towel rail and led mirror install, wiring ready to go. 2 light switches (1x6way and 1x 4way) moved across a doorway. ...

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Recent electricians reviews

With over 201,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

2 new towel rails and 1 extractor fan

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24th March 2021

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Bathroom

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13th June 2021

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Dimmer switch instalation.

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24th July 2021

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Installing additional lighting

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15th June 2020

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 5
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Extractor fan Repair/replacement

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14th September 2020

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 5
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 5

Install pendant light and suplly and install outdoor led light

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4th August 2020

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 5
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 5
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Temp Supply for onsite Caravan

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20th December 2020

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 5
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 5
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 5

Bathroom powerpoint

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12th May 2020

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Nightstore Heater Removal

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12th July 2021

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

install wall mounted 2 plug socket

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7th August 2020

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 5
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Install timer on hot water cylinder

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18th June 2020

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 5
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Upgrade domestic electrics

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25th August 2020

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 5
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Step lights (with motion sensor) stopped working

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27th May 2020

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 5
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 5
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 5

Pendant lights

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19th May 2020

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Outdoor Fish Pond Power & Network Cable to Office

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4th June 2020

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Upgrade circuit protection and disconnect oven

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9th August 2020

Workmanship
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 4
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 5
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 5

Run power to shed

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26th August 2020

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Replace faulty Bathroom Extractor fan

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21st June 2021

Workmanship
 4
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 5
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 5
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 5

Bathroom light sensor repair

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6th July 2021

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Install exterior wiring for a spa

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th February 2021

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

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Triple S Technology Limited

Joined June 2021

Hi I am involved in: - Telecommunications internal wiring, trouble shooting and replacing old wiring. - Maintenance of PABX systems - Maintenance of outdoor extensions - Wifi issues

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Woodhouse Electrical

Joined June 2009

A two man team with over 700 jobs completed through Builderscrack over 10 years with the new top 100 or the old 5 star tradie certification every year. Note also licensed security technician. Trademe services also has more reviews available. Please note our minimum charge is 1 hr @ $75+gst for charge up work + admin Coc charge $25+gst however we charge no call out fees during regular business...

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Startech Electrical Ltd

Joined June 2021

Here at Startech Electrical Ltd we strive to be the best electricians in the Canterbury Area. We've been in the industry for 15 years plus. We generally specialise in residential and hospitality but we also do commercial, data and security. We value all our clients, no job is to small. Free quotes and competitive pricing.

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Christchurch Insulation

Joined November 2018

We make Canterbury homes Warm, Dry and Healthy. Local and owner operated with no middle men. Trust us to look after your property. We use the full range of Insulation products, all with a minimum 50 year Warranty. Eco Friendly, Family Friendly and Wallet Friendly We specialize in retrofit situations and pride ourselves on doing the jobs other’s turn down. Due to popular demand, We now off...

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Zero Electrical

Joined July 2021

We provide a thorough consultation to explain your available options. We strive to save you both time and money by combining experience, quality parts and equipment, and exceptional service. We will stick with the job until you are satisfied. Before we start any job, we ensure that we know all the services you need. We are up to date with current regulations as well as fully licensed and insure...

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Gintas Renovation NZ

Joined October 2016

I've been renovating houses for 15+ years. I focus on getting the job done fast and in high quality while maintaining reasonable prices. My main goal is to understand my client's vision and manifest it as they wish. There are no big or small jobs, all jobs accepted. To see my work you can visit ... .nz

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ADECONSTRUCT LIMITED

Joined March 2015

ADECONSTRUCT offers the following services: Bathroom renovation Tiling. vinyl and Carpet Handyman Solid Plastering..modified plastering. Exterior &interior plastering. Painting. bricklayng Waterproof Swimming pools Bricklayng

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Buds Electrical Ltd

Joined March 2020

locally owned and operated, experienced in residential, industrial and rural work. Our team will handle your job professionally with safety taking first priority. Give us a call today

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Andco Electrical

Joined April 2021

Kia Ora Looking to bring your next idea or vision to light? We aim to bring a quality touch to every project. Whether it’s a simple repair, upgrade or alteration. Lighting for a feature, space or security. Right through to a new residential or commercial project which we can really sink or teeth into, please get in touch we would love to be involved in your project. Creative ideas, and carrying...

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Essential Electrical Services Ltd

Joined October 2016

We are a small Christchurch based electrical company with over ten years in the electrical industry we are primarily operating in the residential sector where we excel at all aspects from working with your builders and designers in completing your architecturally designed new home, renovations big and small or just replacing a faulty light switch in your existing home. We also place a strong focu...

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Canterbury Electrical Services Ltd

Joined January 2015

HI, we have been providing electrical services to the residential, commercial and light industrial sectors in the Canterbury region for more than 25 years. We are registered as Master Electricians and pride ourselves on our customer service and professionalism. Offering a range of services from simple repairs, residential upgrades, heatpump installation and rewiring to new builds at competitive pr...

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Gentleman Sparky

Joined July 2021

After 7 years in the trade I found a big number of people complaining about unreliable tradies and that's where I realised I want to make a difference. So meet the Gentleman Sparky - Jan Bartos - who will listen to your needs carefuly and will treat you honestly with respect and kindness, while offering my knowledge and providing great electrical service. Let me buy you a coffee and have a gen...

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ATL Electrical LTD

Joined July 2016

ATL started out in 2007 as Automated Technologies. With two electricians and a passion for automation, a company was born! The two quickly found themselves in high demand and expanding. Since then, ATL has found it's electrical division skyrocket, with heat pumps and security divisions being founded alongside. These days you'll find 30 multi disciplined staff working on residential, commerc...

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Takeru Electrical Ltd

Joined October 2019

Residential/light industrial electrician No job too small, we will take any job on from installing an extra socket, replacing a light, rewiring your house or starting a new house from scratch. We can also fit out your commercial building or complete maintenance.

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Facilities Services Ltd

Joined August 2019

Maintenance and Handyman company called Facilities Services – we are a group of hard work tradespeople from Builder, Plumbing, Electrician, Plaster, Painter, Tiler, Cleaner, etc

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Chris Owen

Joined December 2018

I am duel traded and have been working as an electrician for 14 years. I am a licenced and registered electrician with industry experience in domestic, commercial and high voltage electrical repairs installation and maintenance.

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Greaney Trade Services

Joined July 2021

-Electrical -Home Maintenance -Handyman -Renovations -Fences -Decks Hi, I am a qualified electrician with years of experience in all residential installations, renovations, maintenance and repairs. I also have the skills, tools and experience for most home maintenance, renovation, handyman and repair jobs around the house. I am an honest, hard working and reliable person that is committe...

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tradie

Joined November 2012

Electrical install , maintenance and repairs; heat pump install,rapair and maintenance services phone and data cabling; Freeview Aerial and satelliate install and services; Burgular alarms and intecom,CCTV,access system install and repair; Motel and Hotel MATV system Home theater install. Range hood supply and installed hot water cylinder electrical repair. Coffee machine repairs. Ga...

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PM Electrical

Joined February 2013

certified quality work done fast - experienced electrician 25yrs Specialise in residential Alterations Renovations, Additions & Upgrades. New Electrical installations Bathroom upgrades Kitchen upgrades Led Lighting upgrades Complete house rewires New switchboards or relocations. Switchboard replacement Under tile floor heating installation Extractor fans, rangehood install Bos...

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Murrell Contracting

Joined January 2014

A Team of Qualified Tradesmen inc a Registered Builder and a Drain layer we are based in Christchurch a We offer Excellent rates and Prompt service on Odd Jobs New builds Repair work

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