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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Understanding the Differences Among Tradespeople Accreditations

Posted 08/06/17

What does that trade logo on your tradie's website or vehicle mean? What benefit can it provide you, the homeowner? Read on to find out more about national trade accreditations in New Zealand... Some industry accreditations are mandatory, as government regulations require that certain wor

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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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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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Latest electricians case studies

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

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

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 "

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

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

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 "

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

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

Socket replace #2

Posted 5 months ago

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

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Bathroom renovations

Posted 2 months 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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Supply & Install Power Transfer Switch

Posted 7 months ago

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

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Re-end ethernet cable

Posted 2 months 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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Remove 4 electrical outlets.

Posted 1 month ago

4 electrical outlets need to be removed and isolated from power.

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Re-wire 2bdm 1930s House for insurance purposes

Posted 4 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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Electrical work for kitchen renovations

Posted 4 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 6 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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Boundary connection + septic/potable connection

Posted 3 months 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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Scott work

Posted 5 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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Residential maintenance

Posted 1 month ago

Move power points and install extra ones

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Jack point install - Ngaruawahia

Posted 1 month ago

Hi, I would like a jackpoint installed ASAP preferably today or tomorrow. The Chorus cable is hanging in the ceiling so it just needs to be dropped back where it used to be and surface mounted and a jack point installed and ready fir broadband and phone connection. The cable was somehow pulled out. One person is likely able to complete this job. Please respond with a quote and how soon you can do it. Thanks.

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New power outlet

Posted 3 months 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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Light switch/fuse repair.

Posted 8 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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Audio

Posted 5 months ago

All hdmi appliances in one hub

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Phone jack installation - Ngaruawahia

Posted 1 month ago

I need a phone jack installed in a house. Cable is currently inside the ceiling. Please advise cost and how soon you can do it. Preference will be given to the one who can do it sooner. Thanks.

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Wire in plug

Posted 1 month ago

Need to have a Califont wired into fuse box. Approximately 5 metres away outside.

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Repair phone outlet

Posted 2 weeks ago

Hi, I have had my provider check after my internet connection stopped and they have said I need to check my internal wiring and replace the jack.

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Install outdoor plug

Posted 2 months ago

Needing a outdoor plug installed for a gas infinity

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Fixing existing lights

Posted 4 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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Recent electricians reviews

With over 146,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Residential maintenance

Work carried out by the owner/operator

7th October 2019

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

Remove 4 electrical outlets.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

7th September 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Oven

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th January 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Kitchen rewiring

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th January 2018

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

Replace external downlights

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th December 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Domestic fix ups

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th July 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
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

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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.

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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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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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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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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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Eleco Electrical

Joined January 2018

We are a small owner operated company with experience in the commercial,domestic and industrial fields, we currently have a fully qualified electrical inspector and a heat pump tech on board. We can provide competitive (or even beat written) quotes. We do any size job and are available 24/7.

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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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DG Roofing & Building

Joined November 2018

We understand your problem/requirement accurately and then we discuss with you the solution to your problems/ We discuss the right approach to achieving your requirements. If you agree for us to proceed, we do our job at cost, in a satisfactory timeframe and highest possible quality and value for you... Try us and you will not regret.

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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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sparky oncall electrical services limited

Joined October 2019

As a Registered Electrician with over 16 years experience, and 10 years in business, your project is in good hands. We are a husband and wife team with a young family, and understand the importance of working with people’s daily schedules, when booking jobs

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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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Ultra Electrical Ltd

Joined March 2019

An electrical company dedicated to providing you, the customer with satisfaction and piece of mind. From new installations and renovations through to fault finding and repairs, we are here to help. Ultra Electrical Ltd 'Your local Sparky'

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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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Automatic Door Services

Joined February 2015

ADS repairs and supplies all types of Garage & Commercial Doors. Reliable 24hr service with excellent customer service. Our products range from entry level to high end, something to suit all budgets. All our technicians recieve on site safety courses and ongoing training on all products. We do say, Any door, Any time, Any Where! - Waikato Wide.

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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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On Tap Plumbing

Joined January 2017

Professional, punctual and honest plumbing work, we go the extra mile. From maintenance work through to commerical fit outs we have the experience to get the job done.

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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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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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Superheat electrical limited

Joined July 2019

Hi, we specialise in all types of air conditioning work. High walls, cassette type, ducted systems and multi systems. New builds or existing. We are a passionate team that cares about other peoples property and take pride of every work we do.

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Phill Plamer Productions Ltd

Joined June 2019

Residential/Industrial/Commercial Electrician Reliable prompt friendly service. Competitive rates Over 23 years experience in the industry, Free Quotes Travel up to 80 k radius from depot Residential/Industrial/Commercial

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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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