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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Latest electricians case studies

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Van woef

Posted 6 days ago

Need woef for my food trailer, trailer built 2015 last woef exp 2019----no issues just need woef. Would need to come to Huntly.

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2 x Heat + Exhaust + Light Units & 24 Down lights to install

Posted 2 months ago

Looking for quotes, To start immediately. (Photos avail)

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Office lighting for home

Posted 6 months ago

Working from home now, need office lighting conditions in small office

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Wire spa to board

Posted 1 month ago

run wiring from spa to board 20+m's. Labour only required.

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Old Taupiri Post Office #4

Posted 5 months ago

New electrical rewiring of this property is required throughout the entire house. It currently has 3 phase wiring as the building was of commercial grade being an ex-Post Office. There are a number of new electrical sockets and lighting inserts to be done throughout the building.

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Power points replaced

Posted 6 days ago

Hi we have an old bungalow that needs power points moving/ replacing.

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Down lights, sensor lights and extractor fan

Posted 4 months ago

I have the lights/fans just need installation Thanks

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Rangehood and Bathroom light/fan

Posted 2 months ago

Sorry, my last post was a tad confusing. We are looking for a rangehood to be put above the freestanding oven and a heat light extractor fan in the bathroom. Can send photos. Just looking for quotes

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Ranghood rattling/needs venting outside

Posted 2 months ago

I've been alerted by my tenant that range hood in kitchen has started making a rattling noise when turned on. Also if there's a way to vent outside so it complies with the healthy home standard if not possible or if its cheaper to intall of one that dose then a quote for that to compare the two would be great.

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Down light/ new power socket/ swapping light switch to other wall

Posted 1 month ago

Renovating spare room and wanting to get a down light for the room instead of hanging down. Also want to look at getting an extra power socket installed and are also wanting the light switch moved to a different wall.

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Outside plug socket needs fixing

Posted 2 months ago

The plug socket that runs my water pump, isn't working and doesn't seem to have any power at all (I've tested it with another device). I've hooked up an extension lead, so my pump works and I have water, but I need someone to come and look at the outside plug socket which is faulty.

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Install outdoor electrical supply for Robot Mower

Posted 4 months ago

Need a power supply/plug installed on the outside of our home so a Robot Mower charging station can be setup/connected to this.

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Outdoor plug change and electric fence gate repair

Posted 1 month ago

As attached; 1- A plug had better days for my electric fencing unit, change it to a XXI century one. 2- Under this gate, the electric black plastic coated wire (can be seen in the picture) is making noises indicating there’s electricity somewhere so it needs replacing, put inside a tube and seal the ends. I will provide the tube where the coated wire would go. The rest, please provide in quote. Quote including gst and any additional charges please. Any questions, let me know. Tha...

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Installation of Heat pump and Bathroom Extractor Fan

Posted 4 months ago

Heat pump will be supplied. Back to back installation. Supply and install a bathroom extractor fan. ASAP

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Install dimmer, lights and a fan

Posted 4 months ago

Need a dimmer installed on down lights, outdoor sensor light installed, internal ceiling light installed and a new fan in bedroom. Dimmer lights already have dimmable bulbs now just need the switch installed.

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Electrical power to shed

Posted 4 months ago

We want to feed electricity from an outside point on our house, to our Shed that is 45m away. The power on the house is an unused Heatpump unit which we will remove. The shed just needs 2 lights with one switch and 2 powerpoints.

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Sleep out electrian

Posted 3 months ago

To wire 5 lights and seven power points for a electrian

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Oven Extraction and bathroom

Posted 2 months ago

Only need installation please for overhead oven extraction fan and Bathroom

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Installation and compliance check 1980s house

Posted 5 months ago

House requires an electrician to determine safety and quote on additional powerpoints to be installed around the house. Recommended time frame within the week quote should be given and the following week installing would be great.

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New power points

Posted 1 month ago

As we are doing renovations, I'm wanting to look at putting new power points in the house, one will be for a range hood (not sure if it makes a difference), 1 also for a dishwasher and possibly looking at 2 light switches for existing lights

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Recent electricians reviews

With over 210,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Power points

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

3 phase connection

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Rangehood and Bathroom light/fan

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd September 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Plug installation and range hood button check

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th April 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

installation and compliance check 1980s house

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Down light/ new power socket/ swapping light switch to other wall

Work carried out by an employee of the company

7th November 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Domestic jobs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Outdoor plug change and electric fence gate repair

Work carried out by the owner/operator

25th October 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install 3 pin plug

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 3

Power points

Work carried out by the owner/operator

29th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New PowerPoint and CAT6 cable run

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Switch Board Change Over

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Power point cover replacement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Fuse shortage

Work carried out by an employee of the company

14th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Electric renovation

Work carried out by the owner/operator

22nd October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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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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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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Axiacon Limited

Joined June 2021

New Build - Our comprehensive packages include design and build for bespoke homes or alternatively we have some existing plans and templates which we can make work for you to create a unique home designed and built just for you. Reclad - Our cladding team is passionate and professional as well as being extremely knowledgeable about how to get your cladding into tip top shape again. We can u...

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Powersmith Electrical

Joined October 2020

Been in Electrical work and business for over 30 years No job to big or to small .Electrical faults,New powerpoints,lights,switchboards or any other faults just call .We also do Oven and Hob repairs.No call out or travel charges

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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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Automatic Door Services

Joined February 2015

ADS repairs and supplies all types of Garage & Commercial Doors. ADS is owned and managed by Andy Marsden, who has a team of 9 people ensuring the smooth running of his business. Andy's background is from aviation and engineering. As Andy says if you can keep 25 million pound aircraft up in the air and all those aboard safe - then keeping people safe with garage doors and commercial doors is a l...

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KiwisTech

Joined September 2021

We are a full-service residential and commercial custom electronics design and integration company. Our smart home technology solutions make your home safe, elegant, fun and easy to use. We can help with different aspect of modern homes technologies such as : - Network and Wifi Coverage - Multiroom Audio and Video - Lighting control - CCTV cameras - Smart homes and Smart control

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Pulse Electrical Industries Ltd

Joined January 2021

Hi, I am a qualified electrician currently working in the meat processing industry but have experience in all electrical work, from replacing power points and lights to new homes, cowsheds and all farming work including pumps, to industrial maintenance. Also a keen DIY handyman, I can repair that handrail or hang a mirror or tidy that garden, any job considered. Cheers

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Unique Renovations

Joined July 2018

Unique Renovations Ltd specialize in commercial and residential renovations. We provide a wide range of building services. If you would like to discuss any of the renovation services that we offer, please get in touch with us. www. ... .nz

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DTS Electrical

Joined January 2020

Local sparkie In the trade for 15 years specialising in everything electrical from new builds to renovations with a high standard of workmanship guaranteed

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Stanley I&E

Joined March 2018

Call me SIE, for all your Industrial Instrumentation & Electrical works. As well as Industrial, commercial & Residential can be catered for if and when required.

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RealArc

Joined June 2021

Hi We are a small team & have been in business for couple of years. We have been providing flooring for New builds & Renovations. While we specialize in major renovations & new builds we also do smaller jobs from time to time, We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing them on...

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Lawrence The Electrician

Joined February 2021

No job too big or too small. Honest and reliable, specializing in residential, commercial and industrial. Job completed on time and within budget. Making electrical work affordable without compromising on quality; hence our slogan "quality meets affordability". Call Lawrence the Electrician today!

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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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Jimmys Electrical Services

Joined March 2017

Kia Ora, I’ve been a registered electrician for the past 12 years and worked in the industry the past 15. First time going out on my own so bit of a change but don’t let that scare you off. I specialised in high voltage/ heavy industrial in my previous years. Recently though I have made the change to the commercial / residential industry and am enjoying the change. I pride myself on providin...

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MSHOCK Engineering

Joined January 2021

Automated Electric gates & Garage Safety devices, vehicle detection systems Surveillance (CCTV) wired & wireless systems Home security Alarm System Appliances repair Access control system, Keypad & swipe cards LED Security outdoor sensor light Installation Door Lock new installation & Repair

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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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Waikato Property Restoral

Joined October 2021

"OUR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR SERVICES We provide both commercial and residential maintenance and repair services. Repairs Property maintenance Decorating Painting Gibbing and plastering Plumbing Electrical Double glazing retrofitting. Double glazing replacements Home automation Insulation Leak repairs Roofing and spouting Windows and doors Cupboards and shelves Carpet and flooring Tiling Locks and...

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Oncore

Joined September 2020

My name is Ajit Singh and i am resident of Rototuna north, Hamilton I Operate as an Independent Operator/Franchisee for ONCORE group which is part of Refresh Renovation group here in Hamilton. Me and My team will ensure you receive WORLD CLASS customer service and Value for your money. We are ONE STOP SHOP for all your household, residential and commercial needs. One call does it all..... Below...

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star satellite and aerial

Joined March 2019

We do all the audio and visual jobs . With 10 years of experience you won't be disappointed You can check some of our work at Facebook page- Star satellite and aerial connection

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Tempo Electrical

Joined August 2019

Hi, I've been an electrician for over 25 years. I worked on renovations and new building projects. I am accredited by Masters Electrician NZ and my company has a Gold site safe status. I am very professional, hard-working and honest. I pride myself on providing a service to my customers that is of high quality, affordable and completed on time within budget. I service the Auckland and the Bay of...

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