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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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Understanding the Differences Among Tradespeople Accreditations

Posted 08/06/17

With so many tradespeople belonging to different accreditation organisations, how do you know which one to trust ? We take a closer look... Tradespeople Accreditations There are 10 common tradespeople accreditation to be aware of. Each one is not equal, yet they are work towards bettering

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 findi

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 "extr

Outsourcing Housework Freed Up Precious Time For This Busy Homeowner

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

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 "extr

Recent jobs posted

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

Heat transfer kit

Posted 9 months ago

Need a quote to install a 3 bedroom heat transfer kit with touch screen controller. Ceiling material are Michael Angelo tiles. Also need a power point for a fan on a wood burner. Someone will be home 8th May from 12.00 onwards. After this date will be by appointment. Job is in Ngaruawahia.

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Electrical fit out.

Posted 8 months ago

We have bought a two bedroom relocatable house and are needing the house to be refit electrically. Lighting, and general connections.

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Puketaha power please

Posted 10 months ago

Caravan plug/s Underground to cabin Extra PowerPoints Install bedroom chandelier high ceiling Install ceiling fan/s Discuss AGA install Heater wall install and PowerPoints

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Domestic fix ups

Posted 9 months ago

I am looking for an electrician who will be able to fix up a few things around my home, work includes: Removing a heated towel rail and heater from bathroom wall Replacing a light fitting in laundry Repair faulty power point in one bedroom Install one or two extra power points Advise/install two outside lights/security lights on the front of house Find out why a fluorescent bulb on a water filter system has failed twice I would like someone to be be able to come to my home and have a lo...

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Electrical work (spa, garage)

Posted 1 year ago

I am after a quote for two jobs: 1 the wiring in of a spa pool. 2 wiring of a new garage for power points and lights an d to the meter board . underground cable from meter board to outside wall of garage will be done.

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Right Price, Electrician Needed

Posted 4 months ago

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

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Puka wiring

Posted 11 months ago

Looking to start building inJune, need a quote for complete house wiring. We don’t have a lighting/power point schedule as our architects dis not supply one but willing to have input on this by the pros (you guys). Cheers

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Tara's wired home

Posted 9 months ago

I need a licenced electrician to rewire a 1950's home. The switchboard needs replacing and all power points and light fitting covers need replacing. I have recently renovated the bathroom and need to install a bathroom towel rail , extractor fan (hosing already done) and 2 power points (new). I would also like to replace old stove with newer stove connection and add two new power points in the kitchen. I understand this is alot of work. Main priority is replacing switchboard and wiring. I'm re...

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Oven

Posted 1 month ago

3 elements stopped working. Westinghouse appollo approx 2 years old

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WILL PAY EXTRA - Urgent light fitting

Posted 6 months 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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Spa power plug

Posted 10 months ago

Outside spa power plug to be installed, also check a kitchen down light

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Taupiri tidy up

Posted 4 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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Security Alarms & CCTV Camera, Powerpoints and Satellite/Phone Outlets

Posted 8 months ago

I need an electrician that can install security alarms and cctv cameras, additional powerpoints and additional satellite and phone outlets for 4 rooms.

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Bedford

Posted 1 month 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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Installation

Posted 9 months ago

Hi i have a few jobs around our home that need to be done and are requiring a certified electrician. 1) Putting the appropriate meter so our units power intake can be worked out separate from our house. 2) Looking at installing a powerbox to an outside power supply for a caravan. 3) Connecting lounge lighting. 4) Installing a heat transfer system

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Extraction fan installation

Posted 8 months ago

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

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Electrician Needed

Posted 8 months ago

We are wanting someone to connect up a light switch, power socket and light socket. Need a quote.

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Light switch/fuse repair.

Posted 1 week 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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Electrical repairs/installation

Posted 9 months ago

We have two security sensor lights to be installed. There have been lights before (still there actually bit but dead or useless) so the cabel there. Also have a rangehood to be installed, wiring in a box on the wall ready to go, but need the vent to the exterior installed. Five kitchen spot lights in a series which keep blowing. Thinking of changing these to a LEDs, so would need the LEDs supplied and installed if this is be best solution.

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House Reno.

Posted 10 months ago

We need a licensed electrician to partly rewire a 1950’s 2 storey house, replace fuse board and add an external power outlet.

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Recent electricians reviews

With over 128,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Replace external downlights

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18th December 2017

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 5
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Domestic fix ups

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6th July 2018

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 5
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 4
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 5
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 5

Hot Water Cylinder in rural Taupiri

Work carried out by the owner/operator

15th March 2011

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Hot Water Cylinder in rural Taupiri

Work carried out by an employee of the company

15th March 2011

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Electrician

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8th February 2017

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 4

Security Lights 2

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd September 2016

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Puketaha power please

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th August 2018

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 4

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

Oven

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th January 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Tenants property - access by tenants mobile (my parents)

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd October 2017

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Electrical board upgrade

Work carried out by an employee of the company

31st October 2016

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Primrose st

Work carried out by the owner/operator

19th June 2017

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Kitchen rewiring

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th January 2018

Workmanship
 5
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 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New Extractor Fan in Bathroom

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th December 2011

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New Bathroom - Exhaust fan installation

Work carried out by an employee of the company

13th August 2015

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Broadband and Sky Jack-points

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th November 2016

Workmanship
 5
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 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

ELECTRICIAN NEEDING

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th July 2017

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 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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DBS Electrical Ltd

Joined January 2017

We have over 15 years experience in the electrical trade specialising in residential electrical and air conditioning. For workmanship done to a Professional, Reliable, Honest standard call Daniel at DBS Electrical. Find us on the web dbs electrical.co.nz or Facebook for photo galleries and other reviews.

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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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Gauranga Electrical Services

Joined January 2019

Hi, I am a Registered Electrician. Please do not hesitate to contact me over the phone for free electrical estimation for any electrical work. Our Head office is based in Tokoroa covering Rotorua to Hamilton and A Register Electrician is based in Auckland. We pride in Quality workmanship.

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Mighty1 Electrical Limited

Joined January 2018

Mighty1 Electrical Limited had been in the market for the past 3yrs. covering both electrical, refrigeration and air- conditioning services. Fully license and insured company,.

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Pink Sparky

Joined August 2018

Hi there! we are a small but growing Electrical company servicing the Waikato area. We specialise in Major renovations including switchboard upgrades, re-wiring, new lighting and power layouts, in both residential and commercial premises. If your having any Electrical issues - we'll get you up and running. We also take care of smaller jobs that you've been saving up. With 15 years of experience a...

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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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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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HVAC controls and electrical

Joined October 2016

Hi, we have been wireing new house and old ones for the last 10 odd years . While we specialise in major renovations and new builds we also do small to larger size projects from time to time,we are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for projects and within your budget. We also install heat pump from domestic to commercial Design and built We are also registered electricians and...

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Patrick Allison

Joined January 2019

I am a general handyman with a very diverse range of skills, and the tools to match. Experienced at renovations, repairs and property maintenance. Also have experience with home entertainment, TV, security camara installation and telecommunications. You name it, it's likely I can do it.

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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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AllFixed Plus

Joined February 2019

All hanyman services, normal building tasks, fencing, decking, Install doors and locks, smoke alarms, clotheslines etc. minor landcsaping, property maintain, window clean etc.

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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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Rosco Electrical Ltd

Joined October 2018

We are a small family operated business operating in Hamilton and servicing the greater Waikato, We carry out any electrical work from changing a lamp fittings too High end residential Renovations,Shop fit outs,Industrial and everything else in between. Heatpumps,Ventilation,CCTV,Security Alarms,LED lighting upgrades Audio Visual etc

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X Electrical

Joined October 2018

X Electrical is a Hamilton based company serving the Waikato and Coromandel regions. We offer both residential and commercial services, where no job is too big or too small. Founder Jaxon Skewes is a qualified electrician with over 5 years’ experience in the mechanical, residential and industrial trades. Jaxon specialises in Mechanical service (heating, ventilation and air conditioning, but also...

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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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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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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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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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Thomas Baker Electrical Ltd

Joined November 2016

I'm an Electrical contracting company I sell and install heat pumps/ air conditioning units, electrical alterations/new houses, residential & industrial installations, I'm willing to travel to help service Hamilton and the rural communities in and round the Waikato area. I pride myself on being reliable and professional in my trade backed up by quality workmanship.

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CLS Electrical

Joined June 2017

Hi, I am a registered Electrician & have just started my own business, I have been in the electrical industry for over 10 years, with a wide range of knowledge and experience in the installation and servicing of residential and commercial properties, I am clean and tidy and always pride myself on my work.

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