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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.

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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

Read more

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.

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Recent jobs posted

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

5 lewis place #2

Posted 5 months ago

I have a lounge which was a add on in the 80s and its falling away from house. One room needs lifting. And a couple of new piles put in. Stucco house. Concrete ring foundation. Thanks.....

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Pile foundations

Posted 7 months ago

Floors are out of level with floorboards creaking in places. The house was built in 1906 and some piles have been replaced.

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Re pile villa, approx 110sq metres, this is urgent

Posted 9 months ago

House needs repiling, in good condition , good access, house under contract, must be completed before jan 15th 2001. HELP !

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Re-leveling house

Posted 10 months ago

Kia ora, I was wanting a quote to repile/re-level our house. The house is 103m2.

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Re-level floor in front room of roughcast 1950s house

Posted 6 months ago

The foundations of the front room which juts out from the rest of the house, have sunken from flooding from a blocked storm-water drain. The drainage problem has since been fixed, however it has caused damage. The external cladding has a crack along the stress line and there is a gap between the floor boards and the skirting in region of about 0.5 to 1cm. The room requires jacking up and pits will need to be excavated under the foundation edge of the house and the foundation jacked up evenl...

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Foundation

Posted 8 months ago

Require piles under a structural wall

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Check and repair house piles

Posted 6 months ago

One corner of the house seems to have dropped a bit. I would like the piles checked in this area and find out what needs to be done to fix it and an idea of how much this would cost. Thanks.

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Repiling

Posted 3 months ago

My house needs repiling. The house is up and down so the window frame got twisted. There are cracks in my room.

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Relevelling few piles for a 80 SQM house in central Palmerston North

Posted 3 months ago

Few piles at the back and front of the house needs relevelling. It is 80 sqm house.

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Foundation relevelling

Posted 2 months ago

Hi there, We have a live contract on a property which has foundation problems. It’s a cloud concrete pad which is about 110sqm. It appears to have settled in areas and I wondered a ball park figure as to how much this would cost to have levelled out again. Please see some photos below. Look forward to hearing from you soon. Kind regards, Whetu

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Piles

Posted 3 months ago

Just a few piles have slightly dropped and just need to be leveled properly

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32 Geraldine Crescent

Posted 1 week ago

There are small cracks on the wall at one end of our house, and our door is struggling to close and lock. We have had a door man in to try and fix it but he has recommended we look at a builder and go from there.

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Looming for someone to do inspection

Posted 4 months ago

Looking for someone to inspect foundations before renovations

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Burns Avenue Re-piling Project

Posted 3 months ago

1920's stucco house that is for sale. Has concrete foundations inside rusty tins!!, floors are uneven throughout house so requires full house job. One part of house concrete floor but looks like a build on or converted old garage. Cracks in stucco throughout all exterior walls supporting need for re-piling. Land is flat with good access. Size 154m2. Require estimate for work pre-purchase offer.

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1920s Stucco house requires repiling

Posted 5 months ago

My 1920s house seems to have sunk in a few places. The back corner of the kitchen, the bathroom and front bedroom are noticeably lower and you can definitely feel it in the floors as you walk around. I have the money for the job, I’m just trying to find someone to do the work now please. It will more than likely lead to further renos once completed.

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Repiling Home - Palmerston North

Posted 10 months ago

Repiling of single level 125m2 home in central Palmerston North. Property is currently close to ground level on short piles.

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Foundation Work

Posted 2 months ago

Working along side Mainmark Engineering to stack and pack the foundation once re levelling has been done. Also needed to create an access point to the foundations either via the internal flooring or creating one externally. We need to have someone available before the 6th July to create the access point and then need them available on the 6th and possibly 7th July.

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Lifting and levelling part of a 1 story home

Posted 1 week ago

Need help with levelling a side of a 1 story home

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5 lewis place

Posted 5 months ago

I have a lounge which was a add on in the 80s and its falling away from house. One room needs lifting. And a couple of new piles put in. Stucco house. Concrete ring foundation. Thanks.....

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House pile releveling Sheffield st

Posted 6 months ago

I have a 1950s 2 bedroom home (80sq) that requires foundation work to relevel this property

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Find Foundation Specialists in Palmerston North

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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rack construction ltd

Joined June 2019

hi i am a builder who has 7 years experience in all fields of carpentry from new builds renovations light landscaping (fences and decks to pergolas) and i am happy to undertake even the smaller jobs from time to time.

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BB Construction LTD

Joined April 2012

BB Construction is a family owned & operated business with second generation builders having over 40 years in the construction industry in and around the Manawatu region. We are based in Palmerston North however; we also work within the wider surrounding centres and rural locations. BB Construction focuses on all aspects of the construction industry. With our good size team, we confidently m...

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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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Classical Elements Limited

Joined December 2019

Hello we are a company that provides an array of services. We have a 3T Tipper truck and also trailers available with driver for cartage, section maintenance and repairs inside and out. Fencing/retainer walls. Welding and fabrication. Professional house cleaning, end of tenancy.

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Stoneley Handyman Services

Joined February 2019

Hi there, I'm just your average run of the mill young kiwi bloke looking for the chance to prove himself in the industry. I have been doing a multitude of trades virtually my whole life. I come from a trade orientated family with a wide range of skills, knowledge and experience at my disposal. Where I excel is my attitude towards the work, whether it be new or common ground, I strive to do...

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Level Ridge Limited

Joined July 2017

Level Ridge Limited is a property maintenance and construction company covering the Hawkes Bay, Manawatu/ Whanganui, and Nelson-Tasman regions, offering a comprehensive range of services using both internal staff ( including qualified carpenters and licensed building practitioners) and trade qualified specialist contractors including plumbers and electricians. We can take care of the full scope o...

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Callaghan Construction

Joined January 2018

We strive to maintain integrity, fairness and honesty in our relationships with all our customers, suppliers, subcontractors and associates. ​There are a lot of companies out there that do what we do. They share the same what and how. But our clients work with us for our why and our who. We're minds and makers with business sense and creative chop.

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Builders Inc

Joined January 2015

Integrity Foundations: Quality - Safety - Integrity. We do any and everything to do with repiling, foundation work and floor levelling. Accept the Integrity challenge: Call us last - you'll notice a difference.

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House repiling contractors

Joined May 2021

Contact the Specialist at House Repliling Contractors. Qualified tradesman with over 25 years experience. All work completed to council specifications to give you piece of mind ..,. What makes us different we care about looking after our customers and working with you to get a great result

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Ace Building

Joined July 2018

Hi, I'm Alistair, owner of ACE Building, and nothing gives me more pleasure than a job well done. I'm a jack of all trades with experience in multiple areas and am constantly expanding my knowledge base. I am proficient in many areas, including (but not limited to); building maintenance & extensions, decks, fences, concrete pads, water drainage, insulation and joinery. I pride myself on meticul...

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C&L Builders

Joined August 2017

Our company complete residential and light commercial projects. We work hard to meet deadlines and satisfy out customers. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes.

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Denzel Building Ltd

Joined September 2009

Hi,I am a Qualified builder who has been building for 20+ year's,I have my own business and over that time have had great success,we do anything from letter box's to new house's.We do free quotes and are very professional and do a high standard of work.

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JBARR Construction ltd

Joined February 2018

We are a local construction company with over 15 Years experience in the industry. Excellent communication and every project is to a very high standard. Proud to be a New Zealand Registered Master Builder Member

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Practical Building Company Ltd

Joined December 2019

We understand that problems arise with houses, landscaping and everything else to do with property services. It's our aim to provide cost effective solutions that can help our clients and aim to receive referrals from existing clients. Let me help solve your property problems

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Rheuben builders

Joined August 2020

My name is Rheuben i am a builder, i am mostly looking for work to fill weekends. I am a friendly/aproachable person and am happy to give you a quote on the job you need completed.

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Barclay construction

Joined December 2020

Hi, I’ve been building for 8 years in all areas of building and construction, no job is to big or to small to handle I thrive on delivering a quality job the first time, I believe in giving a responsible and competitive quote on all jobs.

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City Civil Construction Limited

Joined March 2019

Hi, our team is made up of skilled professionals with 20 years experience in construction and roading, 15 years building, top engineers for all metalworking projects, we can spruce your yard from front to back

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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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ONCORE BUILDING MAINTENANCE

Joined April 2020

ONCORE Building Maintenance Service One call does it all. Oncore is New Zealand's leading team for residential and commercial repairs, maintenance, insurance work, and we service nationwide. The Oncore process ensures your project is delivered to a high standard, on time and within your budget. From your first consultation, through to project completion, Oncore provides one point of con...

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Artifex Carpentry Limited

Joined November 2020

Artifex is a locally owned building company servicing the Manawatu and surrounding areas. Qualified Carpenter with over 17 years experience, specialising in renovations, alterations, general repairs and maintenance.

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