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Piling and Foundation Contractors - what do they do?

Posted 05/11/10

A foundation or piling contractor is a tradesperson skilled in the development of  foundations of a building. The house foundations are the system on which the home sits. Sometimes the house foundation rests upon the footings and supports the floor system - as with conventional foundation walls.

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House Foundations - The Pros & Cons of 3 Different Types

Posted 04/03/15

When you’re building a house you start from the ground up, meaning the foundations are the first job undertaken. We take a look at three different types of foundations... There are 3 types of foundations to choose from. You choices depend on the type of home you are building and where you

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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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Piling and Foundation Contractors - what do they do?

Posted 05/11/10

A foundation or piling contractor is a tradesperson skilled in the development of  foundations of a building. The house foundations are the system on which the home sits. Sometimes the house foundation rests upon the footings and supports the floor system - as with conventional foundation walls.

Read more

House Foundations - The Pros & Cons of 3 Different Types

Posted 04/03/15

When you’re building a house you start from the ground up, meaning the foundations are the first job undertaken. We take a look at three different types of foundations... There are 3 types of foundations to choose from. You choices depend on the type of home you are building and where you

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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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Subsidence of piles

Posted 1 year ago

1980s house .1.5m clearance under house on one end. This end seem to have experienced subsidence since the property was constructed.

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Piling

Posted 9 months ago

piling and relevel of my 94sm 1946 house. I have a piling plan and soil test from a structural engineer and can provide these to assist you in writing a quotes to have my house repiled. Also have two chimney stacks which may or may not be required to be removed as a part of the piling job. Seeking a quote inclusive of gst and would like to see references or testimonials from other people that you have worked with.

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Jack and pack

Posted 3 weeks ago

Morning, We have some subsidence, and need to have a pile or two repaired. House is in Melville , would love a quote.

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Cracked floor

Posted 6 months ago

We live in Melville. Our house is on a reasonably flat section. There is a crack that runs along the back two bedrooms, about a metre from the end of house. It runs along the length of bedroom and I think into the other bedroom. My partner looked under the house and confirmed that this part of the house is on piles. The floor is wooden. This end of house is very low to ground and minimal crawl space. It is also evident when you try to open the french doors that lead out to back of section...

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Lackey

Posted 8 months ago

One corner of my 2 bed home has sunk

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Re-level part of house floor

Posted 1 month ago

It is a more than 50 years house made of wood. Part of house's floor slightly inclined and needs repiling. Hope to find a licensed building practitioner.

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Garden relevelling

Posted 1 year ago

Hi I am looking to relevel an approximate ground of $420m2 and wondering if someone can help me with an approximate price for it Thanks

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Foundation Piling for large garden shed

Posted 1 year ago

I am looking for someone to do the foundation piling/floor ONLY on an uneven grassed area for a large garden shed. This is the area at the end of the concrete in the photo.

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Kitchen piling

Posted 1 year ago

Some piling repair required in kitchen, 1 concrete pile in lounge, replace “fire wood “ pile block with treated timber

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New foundations

Posted 6 months ago

repiling of a 2 bedroom house, quotes needed

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1930s Bungalow HamEast

Posted 6 months ago

Our wee house needs repiling done to approximately 1/4 of the back before we move onto our long list of renos including roof replacement... would appreciate an honest quote for this job

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41 Carrington Ave

Posted 1 year ago

Foundation Piles need to be strapped to the house.

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Checking piles under house

Posted 1 year ago

Checking piles under house

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43 Bretton Terrace Hamilton

Posted 7 months ago

Could you please provide a quote for foundation installation, (excavation if needed). Please see attached plans at the stated location. Plans to be sent by email as they are rather large Peg, mark, install foundations (anchor pile). Please ensure that the plan is checked over and there are no placement issues as occasionally architectural plans may vary slightly from the physical site variations.

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Piling repair work

Posted 6 months ago

Some concrete piles have rised, some sunken. Want quote to remedy. Contract on the property to sell so need a quote ASAP. I have a recent builders report with photos of piles I can email in.

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Retro fit piles and fix/replace bearer

Posted 9 months ago

We have a concrete slab that is not supported underneath our bath (see photo). A building inspector recommended piles should be retro fitted to support this and the weight of the bath. Also, some timber around the concrete slab has had some previous water damage and is starting to deteriorate, which will need to be treated or replaced. There is additionally one bearer that has rotted (other side of the house) and will also possibly need replacing.

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Relevelling room on the end of a house.

Posted 1 year ago

An ensuite added onto the end of the house many years ago needs to be re-levelled before renovations begin.

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Piling

Posted 8 months ago

Floor sloping slightly in the bedroom and would like a quote to level the piling please.

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Repiling sunken wall

Posted 2 weeks ago

kitchen exterior wall needs bringing up level, on 1930s bungalow, 6 piles in total, 4 tightly grouped in one corner, one pile in the other corner, and one pile between the two corners, approx 600mm crawl space

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House shakes

Posted 9 months ago

Hi there We bought the house about 2 years ago House is a 1980s built weather board house on wooden piles with plenty of space underneath the house has started shaking every time a heavy vehicle passes by we live close to the main road. I would like to see if the piles are damaged or rotten or something else is wrong and how it can be fixed. Thanks

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Recent foundations reviews

With over 187,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Retro fit piles and fix/replace bearer

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th May 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

new foundations

Work carried out by an employee of the company

10th September 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

41 Carrington Ave

Work carried out by the owner/operator

29th January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Retro fit piles and fix/replace bearer

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th May 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

new foundations

Work carried out by an employee of the company

10th September 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

41 Carrington Ave

Work carried out by the owner/operator

29th January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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Weinbox Builders

Joined November 2013

Licenced Building Practition­er with 15 years building and 11 years joinery experience­. Which means I provide a proffessional and prompt service with a high standard of finish. If you don't have the time or know how, we can take the stress, fear, and worry out of your project. So you can do things you want to do and enjoy life.

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Geotest Group Limited

Joined June 2019

Geotest Group Ltd has decades of experience in Geotechnical and Structural Engineering in NZ , we have since expanded our service areas including Auckland wide, Christchurch , Hamilton, Waikato and Rotorua . We provide services to house owners, investors, local councils, civil contractors, developers, Architects and Structural Engineers.

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Hardies House & Garden

Joined February 2017

We started this company because we love what we do! Hardies House and Garden have all your landscaping, construction and property maintenance needs covered with the convenience of only having to deal with one company and invoice to pay.We have a reliable team ready for all manner of maintenance and repairs, in and around your house and garden. We perform our work in the most efficient way u...

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Diggs Landscapes Ltd

Joined June 2019

Welcome to Diggs Landscapes Ltd. A family owned business built with inspiration from our our own backyard projects. Meet the team: Lyndon, Oscar, Matthew & Digger Lyndon is your Project Manager who brings years of Landscaping, Design ideas, Heavy Machine Operation, Concreting, Paving, Fencing, Arborist work, and a kiwi can do attitude. Matthew joined the team after returning from hi...

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Jarrod Goile

Joined September 2020

Quality assured workmanship at a very reasonable price. Certified tradies for just about any job. Working with the customer to meet their demands without delay.

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A1 Building & Maintenance

Joined April 2008

We are a small but versatile ... mber of MASTER BUILDERS and are licenced practitioners. We work in all areas of the building industry including: ALTERATIONS/ADDITIONS-We specialize in this area having been doing it for 28 years. SHOP FIT OUTS-We are proud to have been a part of building bars and restaurants through out Sky City Casino including Zone Bar/Rebo Restaurant and Vue Bar and the la...

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L & B Construction

Joined September 2019

We have done renovation in houses, painting and decorating, plastering, concreting, paving, fencing, house insulation, and cleaning in and outside the house or offices for 12 years. Whatever others won’t do we will be there to help your needs. Our professional, honest and hard working team will go extra mile for deadlines and to suit your budget. We specialise in any renovations from roof to floo...

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lcj services

Joined May 2018

house relocation,piling, demolition, overwidth piloting, winching and recovery, general repairs, odd jobs , container movers ,transport, salvage and rescue, fire recovery

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About Concrete

Joined July 2011

Residential/non-residential concrete floors, walls, footings piles etc...FOUNDATIONS please copy & paste below address for a taste of services we can offer, cheers. ... Full project management or labour only options for services available. Customer satisfaction is our highest priority.

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Salaikeni Build

Joined June 2020

Hi, My names Edwin and I have 8 years of building experience and am a qualified builder. I'm honest, trustworthy an reliable, I pride myself in taking care of my work as well as my clients ensuring utmost respect for workmanship and you. I work with you to make sure that its within budget and cost effective so that nobody loses out. I've just started my own business so I look forward to working wi...

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deckedout nz

Joined December 2011

Hi,we specialise in decking and outdoor construction,new builds and renovations,garages,sleepouts. Covering all your building /landscaping requirements. We have experienced and qualified builders ready to start on your projects.

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Cam tukua

Joined January 2019

Hi I am a fully qualified builder and have been building new builds and renovations for the last 10 years. Always completed on time on budget to high quality workmanship.

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Core Civil Solutions nz Limited

Joined December 2019

Hi, we have been involved in the rebuild of Christchurch for over 7 years. We have experienced LBP builders and able to do a wide range of building works and construction. We are specialist in foundation re-level works and retaining walls, Our team are able to provide a solution that works for you. Please look at our web site for more information. ...

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Jazr

Joined October 2014

Hey, ive been in the building construction for 10+ years doing various jobs from architictual new builds, renovatios of all sizes and Aluminum companys. I am a quilified carpenter and i take pride in my work, im reliable/honest and work very hard to meet deadlines for project completion.

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Monster Earthworks

Joined March 2018

We are competitively priced and can get to your job quicker than most. We have the right machines & know how to get your job done right. We always strive for customer satisfaction - no job too small! House, shed & feed pads, driveways, patios, farm work, soak holes, drilling, landscape contouring, section clearing, drainage trenching, footings. You name it Our range of machines can tackle mo...

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Hekson Construction Ltd

Joined November 2016

I GIVE 10% DISCOUNT FOR ALL JOBS. I also give affordable rates depending on the job. i have been building for over 10 years. This gives me the opportunity to show you all the work that I do. I am also available to provide free quotation. No job is too small, no job is too big. I'm affordable, fast, neat, absolutely reliable and easy to communicate with. I provide top quality work at the be...

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SaMYETA Contracting Ltd

Joined December 2016

Our company specializes in building houses, renovating, decking, fencing, complete landscaping and any type of concreting jobs. We also do smaller jobs as required. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and working to your satisfaction. Honesty is our policy.

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CJH Construction

Joined November 2015

Maintenance Renovations New Builds Landscaping...

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ART Earthworx & Maintenance Ltd

Joined June 2019

Hi, We are business based in Central Waikato. Specializing in Sand Pads, Farm Work, Drainage, Gravel Driveways, Farm Races, General Excavation, Demolition work, Landscaping Prep and Commercial work, Truck Cartage and Supplier of materials (Sand , Metal, Topsoil etc.), with experienced operators. We are happy to come and give you a free quote and talk to you about your needs and wants. We pride...

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SLATES HANDYMAN SERVICES

Joined August 2012

Slates specialise in roof leak repair, Skylite change out. Chimney sweeping, gutter cleaning & repair. Moss treatments of roofs, concrete & paths. Detergent house washing & fly & spider treatment. Landscaping, tree trimming and all those jobs you don't want to do. Any questions please contact us through builders crack. Kind regards Steve.

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