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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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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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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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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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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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Tips for Heating Your Home in Winter

Posted 07/05/13

As temperatures start to fall and household prices continue to rise, the need to stay warm without increasing your bills has never been stronger. Heating your home on a budget has never been greater! We've got some helpful suggestions for you to minimise your energy usage and keep warm this winter.

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Installing Solar Panels for Your Home

Posted 18/02/14

If you've ever considered installing solar panels, you are not alone. Kiwi homes are generally exposed to 20-30 times more energy from the sun than they use in power or gas and most of its going to waste. By making use of it, we can reduce emissions, create jobs and contribute towards energy ind

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LED Lighting Ideas & Benefits for Your Home or Office

Posted 28/01/14

LED lighting has long been the next-best thing in retail and commercial lighting by designers, but now, they’re catching on with homeowners thanks to their energy efficiency.  LED lighting can incur higher upfront costs. However, you don't need to wait a long time to recover your investment in energ

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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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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

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.

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.

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TV wall mount and adding new power point

Posted 6 days ago

Hi there, I bought a Samsung 55" Frame TV and am needing it mounted. The mount comes included with the TV. Ideally, it would be great to get someone who has installed one of the Frame TVs before as the instructions look quite specific to the frame TVs. Here are video instructions from Samsung: ... I also need the cables to be concealed in the wall and for a new outlet to be installed near the bottom of the wall, directly below TV. Plus, it would be great to get the tv aerial connected t...

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Replace and install bathroom ventilation #2

Posted 3 weeks ago

My bathroom ventilation fan seems to be shorting and blowing the residual current fuse. I have isolated it by pulling out all appliances and found that it is the bathroom fan that is causing this. I need an electrician to remove old ventilation motor and install a new vent motor. I already have all required parts. I need the old motor and ducting removed from the light/ ventilation combo. New ventilation fan, motor, ducting and connection to existing switch to be put in place, effectively replac...

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Bathroom Extractor fan stopped working

Posted 3 days ago

Diagnose and replace the fan mechanism in our HPM heat lamp/bathroom extractor fan. Lights are still working as are heat lamps, just the fan has ceased working. About two years old.

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Switchboard upgrade

Posted 3 weeks ago

I have a fuse board from the 80s and would like to bring it up to date. 3 bed home

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Certified electrician to install down lights

Posted 6 days ago

Need to install 8 down lights in living room and 6 in bedroom

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Investigate a wiring issue in Kitchen

Posted 1 week ago

We had our kitchen renovated 18 months ago and had LED strip lighting installed. The light switch made some arcing noises a wee while ago and now the LED strip lighting works very intermittently. Likely a connection issue somewhere?

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WIFI

Posted 2 days ago

Am in a 2 storey house with terrible Wifi coverage. Do not have any ceiling cavity to run cabling. We are on Fibre and this enters the house via the double garage. TV is in located in the lounge and is hard wired to the modem.

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15A spa pool PowerPoint

Posted 3 weeks ago

15A PowerPoint needed for spa pool.

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Adding Hallway, bedroom and exterior outlets

Posted 2 weeks ago

Hi, I need some additional outlets added: Hallway x1 Bedroom x1 Exterior x1

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Add power plug

Posted 1 week ago

Hi Would like to add an extra power plug on the other side of the wall Thanks

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Rewiring boat trailer indicators

Posted 6 hours ago

I need the tail lights on my boat trailer changed sides and put on the insides of the trailer arms.

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Data cabling

Posted 6 days ago

Run some ethernet cables from modem to 2 other room under house approx 6 metres in total.

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Hot Water Cylinder - No Power

Posted 1 week ago

Hi there, Hot water at our place is not working and needed a fix. We checked to make sure that switch on the wall is turned on and switchboard for hot water cylinder is on as well. So, we thought hot water cylinder maybe at fault so called plumber only to find out that there are no power coming through to hot water cylinder and he thinks it might be either switch or cable fault. Would you happen to come across any case like this and was hoping to get rough quote on how much it would cos...

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Installation of 2 power sockets

Posted 3 weeks ago

We require the installation of 2 double switch boards in the kitchen space. This might require cutting into GIB Board and re-plastering to take wiring from a nearby point. See photo of space added below. Switches and flush boxes already available at hand. Photos provided

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Thru roof vent

Posted 5 days ago

My kitchen range hood and bathroom fan is vented thru surfeit and want it done thru roof. I have tile roof and example photo as below

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15amp wall plug for portable stove

Posted 4 weeks ago

I need a my 15amp plug installed for my hob as we've disconnected the old kitchen for upcoming renovation I also need a other plug installed in my hallway for my wifi ph etc

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Supply and install 15 amp plug for spa pool

Posted 1 week ago

Supply and fit a 15 amp plug to the side of the house for a spa pool.

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Install new bathroom ventilation #2

Posted 3 weeks ago

New bathroom ventilation needs to be installed. All parts except wall switch provided. Any questions let me know

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Electrician

Posted 6 days ago

need to fit switch on the wall

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Need free quote

Posted 2 weeks ago

I want to add 2 hangings lights. Could anyone help me to check it out pls

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Recent electricians reviews

With over 206,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Instal range-hood in kitchen

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th July 2021

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Damaged Lamp Post

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Extractor fan wiring


18th June 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Power to Spa


20th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Power point installation, sensor light replacement

Work carried out by an employee of the company

30th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Hard wire two electric Teevo heaters(as advertised onTV)

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Ethernet instillation

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Providing power to outside water cylinder

Work carried out by an employee of the company

24th June 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install heated towel rail in bathroom and increase the fuse capacity


31st July 2021

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5

New stove needs to be wired in

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th August 2021

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Sleeve power line in Massey

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th August 2021

Workmanship
 5
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 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

bathroom extractor fans

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
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 3
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Light fittings and power points

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Troubleshoot/replace bathroom fan

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Fuse Box Upgrade

Work carried out by an employee of the company

4th October 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Installing an oven and replacing rangehood

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd August 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

A Number of Small Jobs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

14th September 2021

Workmanship
 5
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 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install new power points

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th June 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Oven Shacklock thermostat and element replacement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Installing 2 Ring Floodlight Security Cameras

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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Satplus Ltd

Joined June 2020

Since 2013 Satplus has been helping Kiwis. We get a kick out of solving issues with the right solution whether that be improving your WIFI, installing a satellite dish/UHF freeview aerial, CCTV/Security or mounting and setting up a smart TV. We are 100% NZ owned and operated and guarantee our work. We offer a variety of products and services - TV UHF & Satellite Antennas - Satplus Ltd...

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TroMar Maintenance and Electrical Services

Joined December 2015

We renovate build and manitain property. Your one stop shop for Building , handyman, electrical and plumbing repairs and upgrades . 30 years experience in domestic ,commercial and industrial maintenance. We pride ourselves in being thorough and completing jobs on time and within budget. Our quotes are realistic and fair and we won't keep you waiting "TroMar guarantees all "TroMar" workmanship...

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Rigid Security Ltd

Joined November 2016

With many years of experience in the security industry we develop and offer a robust security system that gives our customers full confidence and sense of protection. Our point of difference is our strength in customer focus, innovation & adaptability and compliance.

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Heating and Cooling and Electrical Solutions

Joined September 2019

Heat Pumps are perfect for winter warmth & summer cooling - all at the touch of a button. Heat pumps are highly regarded as the most energy efficient form of electric heating for NZ homes and can provide summer cooling for less than $1 a day. Heating and cooling solutions can assist with the highest standards of correct sizing, advice and installation for air conditioning and heat pumps in the...

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Ultim8 Property Services

Joined January 2021

For all of you're property needs, including kitchen/Bathroom renovations, decks, fences and air conditioning services and much more. We are very professional and work hard to meet Project deadlines. We pride ourselves in providing competitive quotes and delivering a quality job on budget.

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Quality Service Tradie

Joined May 2021

Property Maintenance & Handyman Services in Auckland Quality Service Tradie has you covered when it comes to either your Commercial or Residential Property, Office or Building. We specialise in Assembly, Disassembly, Fencing, Installation, Repairs, Maintenance, Moisture Barriers, Insulation, Handyman Services, Building Projects & more.. • Assembly & Installation - We assemble...

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Safe N Sound

Joined January 2015

Safe N Sound Audio Visual is an electrical company, which specialises in home automation, audio visual and network solutions. We are based in West Auckland and have been operating for 10 years. Therefore our experience and expertise will ensure you are left with a system that combines quality, innovation and practicality. If you're looking for qualified electricians, we can manage your electri...

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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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Bright Mirror Solutions

Joined January 2016

We design, make and install custom mirrors with lights for your bathroom and more ... We plan lights in- and out-door; we supply wide range of LED lights, install and service lights for residential and commercial projects!

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North Shore Plumbers 2011 Ltd

Joined September 2011

I am a registered lisenced plumber and certifying drain layer .I have fantastic reviews on Builderscrack which speaks for itself.Also a member of No Cowboys with great reviews. I have been doing domestic and commercial plumbing for over 30 years and guarantee exceptional service and rates. I promise to beat any valid quote if possible.Promise not to deviate from original quote on labour. Co...

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Pointzero Network Limited

Joined April 2021

A business of providing specialized network cabling to Auckland and the surrounding regions. With our hard work and dedication, we have made our dream a reality. Today, with our teams of highly skilled technicians, we are focused on designing, installing, and maintaining systems that deliver optimum performance to all their customers and are committed to exceeding your expectations every time.

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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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Kool tech refrigeration ltd

Joined April 2018

Hi, we've being specialised in : Repairing,servicing,installation and maintenance for heat pumps,refrigeration, airconditioning,ventilation,hrv and home appliances. Design/build coolrooms and freezer rooms. Electrical work new or alterations. Kool tech team has a registered electrician where all our Electrical work is guaranteed and signed off. We are very professional and work hard to provi...

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Macro Triune Electrical

Joined January 2021

Hi we are electrical contracting servicing domestic, commercial and industrial clientele. offering a range of electrical services, including; new build wiring and fit out to completion, retrofits and extensions, maintenance and emergency repairs, security alarms, emergency lighting, electric gate and CCTV systems, project management of multi trade projects, quotations and estimates on request.

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This Is Electric NZ

Joined February 2017

I am a English qualified and New Zealand registered electrician. I have over 10 years experience working in England, Australia and New Zealand. I aim to deliver top end professional work at realistic prices and time scales

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Skilled Renovations Ltd

Joined June 2013

Hi I've been building now for 20 years i specialize in bathroom, kitchen's decks. we specialize in renovation I also do smaller jobs. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget Experienced tiler & licensed waterproofer

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Tigerworks Electrical Limited

Joined July 2021

Hi, We are a small company that takes pride in communicating well with our customers to give them top quality workmanship at a fair price. Kiwi electrican with 18 years experience.

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Modern electrical solutions ltd

Joined June 2012

Modern electrical solutions ltd trading as Mr Power ,provides 24hour/7days service Auckland wide.Our work details includes the following services : •24/7 Breakdowns,power failure,maintenance & repairs,installation & rewiring,stoves& water heaters,insurance & WINZ quotes,communications & data ,appliance repairs,security alarms,air conditioning ,refrigeration & heat pumps,swimming pools& spa,caravan...

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Oncore East Auckland Manukau

Joined December 2020

We aim to provide world class property repairs, maintenance and installation services, including small to medium sized residential renovations. Feel free to contact us on the number above for a free no obligation quote. Our mission is simple "to provide a friendly service that makes every project stress-free and cost-effective".

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Lani

Joined August 2021

Hi, we've been building new houses and renovating old ones for the last 15 years. While we specialize in major renovation and new builds we also do smaller jons 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 jobs on budget.

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