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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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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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Understanding the Differences Among Tradespeople Accreditations

Posted 08/06/17

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]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 r

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 finding the tim

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 finding the tim

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Extraction fan installation

Posted 1 year ago

Extraction fan required in the bathroom. There's none currently.

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Electrical work for kitchen renovations

Posted 2 months ago

Renovating kitchen. 3 new circuits have been added and need to be terminated in the fuse box. Circuits are for a new over, hob and a new socket outlet circuit for appliances. Cables have been run for these circuits behide the walls, isolator switches installed, outlet sockets installed and cables to oven and hob have been terminated. What is required is the termination of these circuits in the fuse box, and any hardware required for example CB. and the required documentation when complete....

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Addituonal electrical plugs

Posted 4 months ago

Need a couple of plugs put in kitchen as we only have two which are being used by big appliances

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Re-end ethernet cable

Posted 3 weeks ago

I have run a cat 5 cable from our router to a computer that was too far away to get good wifi signal. In doing so i needed to cut the end off the cable, so to finish the job I just need someone who can crimp a new end on the cable.

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Audio

Posted 3 months ago

All hdmi appliances in one hub

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Boundary connection + septic/potable connection

Posted 1 month ago

I have a new build underway that need a 3 phase connection from boundary to meter box, approx 30m run. Also need connection to septic and potable water systems. See attached docs. Can quote for per meter rate of each at this stage to get the ball rolling. Interior electrical fit out already contacted to my main builder, just looking for outdoor connections. Schedule yet to be confirmed 100% but these will likely to go in Mid August to September Also possibility of electrical fit out for out...

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WILL PAY EXTRA - Urgent light fitting

Posted 1 year ago

We had a bathroom ceiling repair carried out and the light cable is in the roof space and needs reinstating in the same position of the ceiling. Happy to pay extra to have done today Saturday please as urgent

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Light switch/fuse repair.

Posted 6 months ago

It appears the fuse for my lights have blown, so no lights in my house, also a light switch was sparking earlier in the week, suspect replacement required. Also want a quote for an external wall plug for an EV car as well as repairs to wire and conduit to my external air conditioning unit

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Fixing existing lights

Posted 2 months ago

We have lights downstairs in our garage, flat and our out side lights that don’t work. They have work in the past.

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Re-wire 2bdm 1930s House for insurance purposes

Posted 2 months ago

Purchasing a 2 bdm home on Great South Road in Huntly and insurance companies require it to be rewired before insuring due to its age. Preferably job to be done before 5th July. The property is tenanted.

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Right Price, Electrician Needed

Posted 10 months ago

Hey there, am wanting quotes on installing an RCD switch board.

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Taupiri tidy up

Posted 11 months ago

We are looking for a reliable electrian who is relatively local to install an oven, install a few new outlets. We also have a larger job where we would like to trench power lines coming into the property. We can arrange for the pole fuse to be pulled separately this can't be done by electrcian.

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Scott work

Posted 3 months ago

induction cooker installed. ( replacing present ceramic cooker) 2 pendent lights to be installed in garage attic ( wired and hung) power socket replaced in pool/ outdoor shed - 50amp?? current one damaged by ants. Job to be done ideally within the next 10 days .

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Oven

Posted 7 months ago

3 elements stopped working. Westinghouse appollo approx 2 years old

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Install outdoor plug

Posted 3 weeks ago

Needing a outdoor plug installed for a gas infinity

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Socket replace #2

Posted 3 months ago

to replace old element switch, power points and light/fan switch

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Bedford

Posted 7 months ago

We need a licenced electrician to come and look at our converted bedford as the wiring in the rear cab possibly needs an upgrade

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Supply & Install Power Transfer Switch

Posted 5 months ago

To supply and install power line and generator manual transfer switch.

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New power outlet

Posted 1 month ago

We would like to include a power outlet in a new bathroom. Looking to keep costs down so looking for local electricians please from Taupiri, Ngaruawahia, Huntly.

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Bathroom renovations

Posted 3 weeks ago

We are renovating a a bathroom,and have removed a wall between bathroom and toilet and now we have 2 light switches,but im after someone to remove a light switch that is not needed and to see if i can move 2nd light switch to a better place on the wall.

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Recent electricians reviews

With over 142,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Tenants property - access by tenants mobile (my parents)

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd October 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Make 1950s Home Electrically Safe & Move Meters

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th October 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 5

Domestic fix ups

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th July 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Kitchen rewiring

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th January 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Right Price, Electrician Needed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th October 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Replace external downlights

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th December 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Re-wire 2bdm 1930s House for insurance purposes


15th July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Puketaha power please

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th August 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Oven

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th January 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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all electrcial company limited

Joined January 2013

all electrical is a te awamutu based company that carries out all type of electrical work, small jobs in and arround the home, re wires and new builds, some commercial and industrical maintenance contract work, and all farm and cow shed maintenance. all electrical also supplies and sell air conditioning using good brands and selling at good prices. all products are sold at good prices because all...

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Connect Electrical 2015 Ltd

Joined November 2015

We are a privately owned and operated business based in Hamilton and cover the Waikato region. We specialise in Domestic work which includes: renovations, extensions, new builds and maintenance. If you are wanting a reliable and honest electrician offering a competitive price package then look no further. Connect Electrical 2015 Ltd will be able to deliver on this whilst providing excellent serv...

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5N1 TRADE SERVICES

Joined August 2019

Hi we've been doing plumbing, gas fitting, drain lying ,heating cooling and electrical for past 5 yrs. We specialize in renovation, new builds,new install and maintenance for residential and commercial. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing satisfactory and affordable services to our customers. Please visit our website (www...

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Alpha Building Services

Joined July 2019

At Alpha Building Services we know what we are doing practically, logically, legally and we know how to stick to your budget. We know a range of different people and trades within the Construction industry so if any additional trades such as electrical and plumbing are required we can easily and quickly arrange for them to come in and do what needs doing. We are Licensed Building Practitioners in...

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GT Electrical Solutions Ltd

Joined August 2019

Hi, we are an electrical company who prides itself on quality work at the right price with over 30 yrs of experience in the trade. We have the expertise to assist you with any project you have on the go or are thinking of doing. We can offer professional advice to help with any queries you may have. We are also qualified refrigeration engineers offering full heat pump installation, maintenance...

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pro wire

Joined December 2010

Hi we have been working in auckland for 16 yrs ,and we have been doing jobs from new homes full renovations ,to the smallest jobs ,we pride ourselves on punctuality, and 100% customer satisfaction ,we always clean up after ourselves and offer helpful advice and ,no obligation free quotes ,our prices are always competitive .

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2E Electrical Ltd

Joined August 2009

2E Electrical prides itself on quality work at affordable prices. With over 20 years in the electrical trade we have experience in all aspects of the industry. Adding to this we also have qualifications to install heat pumps and SmartVent systems. There is No job too big or small.

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Adam's electrical Waikato

Joined January 2015

Honest, fair and reliable work guaranteed for twenty years from install. Registered Electrician. No extra charges on quoted jobs other than product cost change or extra installs/changes. Pride myself on making fair deals and finding competitive products to keep quality while also being affordable. Mainly supplied by Ideal Electrical and use (snieder)-PDL/HPM/rexel/robus products. TV and satellite...

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Endurance Electrical

Joined October 2016

Our aim is is to serve our clients in a friendly, enthusiastic, caring professional way, whilst ensuring we deliver a high quality product. We can assist in any electrical work you require from minor repairs, renovations, extensions, new house builds and anything in between. For a no obligation quote, please get in touch today.

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Velocity Electrical Ltd

Joined November 2016

Velocity Electrical specializes in all your domestic, commercial and electrical servicing needs. You name it, we do it. Customer satisfaction is our priority so if you're after efficient, reliable and of course safe electrical servicing for your home or office, Velocity Electrical is for you.

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Leading Edge Electrical

Joined August 2010

We have been operating in the Waikato region for about 10 years and in that time we have developed a soild,loyal client base. We have achieved this by offering a prompt,reliable,professional service at a competitive price. So if you are looking for a Electrician you can rely on, who communicates well & has a great team give us a call!

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Skyview Communications Ltd

Joined June 2019

Hi, we are quite experienced in Aerial,Satellite installations,trouble shooting,remove old Aerials,Multi rooms, Residential electrical services. We guarantee our workmanship and work is always carried out to Customers requirements.

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SHIVATECH

Joined January 2016

we do all kind of Electrical & Home Automation( integrated all your electrical, electronics and lighting programmed and control from your smartphone) Our main focus Design High tech house with simple solution to suit your budget. You only pay for electrical work but you can get high tech house.

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AllFixed Plus

Joined February 2019

Carpenter works, hanyman services, normal building tasks, vinyl flooring, fencing, decking, Install doors and locks, smoke alarms, clotheslines etc. Ceiling, wall and underfloor insulation. minor landcsaping, property maintain, window clean etc.

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FMH Electrix Ltd

Joined April 2018

Our company are: - Registered Master Electrician ( electrical contractors association nz) - Site safe member - IQP( independent qualified person) Auckland council - Ministery of justic( security licensed) - accredited Mistubishi installer - accredited fujitsu installer. We do Domestic, commercial & industrial job.

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Kia Kaha Electrical Ltd

Joined September 2018

Kia Ora Koutou, I have over 30 years in the Electrical Industry & have experience in domestic, Commercial, & Renovations. The most common concern from Clients I hear is the jobs are too small & they don’t ring back, well no job is too small & I will ring back. Reasonable quotes, Work ethic & timeline. Kia Kaha

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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.

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White Ryder Creations

Joined June 2019

Professional Cabinet Maker and handyman. Qualified in furniture making. Looking at moving into contracting work. Available to assist on evenings and weekends for smaller jobs. I work full time for a kitchen joinery company. Phone number listed is my wife's who takes my querries.

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Enlighten Electrical Ltd

Joined June 2014

Enlighten Electrical provide a prompt and professional service throughout the Waikato community. We provide domestic and commercial electrical services and "Enlighten" customers to make the informed decision on their electrical needs and the latest electrical products. We have all the right tools to get the job done.

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Maintain to profit

Joined March 2017

We are a renovation and maintenance company, who project manage the work using our teams of sub contractors. We negotiate great rates with our contractors, meaning no extra cost to you for one point of contact and project management

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