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Autumn Planting Tips & Gardening Ideas

Posted 08/04/15

Autumn is the perfect time to plant almost any type of plants and trees, it's an especially good time to put down new lawn and is the only time  you can plant spring bulbs... As you will agree, a garden without any trees and shrubs feels pretty desolate and lonely when winter arrives. With a

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Stage 6 Life Stages of Home Ownership - Caring For Your Home During Your 80s

Posted 07/12/17

Owning a home at any age is a commitment, but when you're caring for your home during your elderly years there are more things to consider... In our final article of our Home Ownership Article Series, we discuss the types of decisions you'll need to make and how to get the best value for

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Planting Bulbs for Spring

Posted 22/04/15

The autumn months of March, April and May are the best bulb planting months. The more effort you can put into planting bulbs for spring, the better the rewards during winter and spring... Planting bulbs for spring If you’re planning to planting bulbs for spring, look out for bulbs arriving

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6 Smart Tips for Hiring a Gardener You Can Use Right Now

Posted 15/09/16

Hiring a gardener may seem like a luxury for some, but having your garden tended to on a regular basis can be a game changer for many homwowners. Freeing up time and allowing space to do the other jobs our modern lives demand... We’ve gathered our best 6 tips to make hiring a gardener

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Stage 5 Life Stages Home Ownership - Getting Your Home Ready for Retirement

Posted 30/11/17

Thinking about whether the house you're currently living in is suitable for retirement is an important to consider. Many downsize, but should you?... While your house remains your castle, there comes the time we need to adapt it. Getting your home ready for retirement is all about thinking

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8 Ways to Protect Your Trees Before Heading Into Winter

Posted 29/04/15

Many homeowners are under impression that the vast majority of winter damage to their trees comes as a result of unusually cold temperatures. While this can be an aspect, there are other factors at play and we explore them... What causes most damage is the drying due to cold air and the u

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How to Fix Your Retaining Wall Aesthetics with Landscaping

Posted 10/10/16

Retaining walls are often perceived as uninspiring or an eyesore. But a little landscaping can go a long way to improving the aesthetic appeal and/or blend a retaining wall in to the surroundings... Blending existing retaining walls into your landscaping Many of us have existing retaining

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Ultimate Winter Ready Checklist

Posted 30/04/18

Autumn is a great time to get stuck in with preparations to get your home in the best shape and be a healthy place to be during the challenging winter months. Mould & mildew control Prevention is easier than treatment. Check around your house for spots that are prone to leaks, condensation or

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Achieve Success with Our Spring Landscaping Guide

Posted 04/08/16

Spring is the perfect season for undertaking landscaping projects in your garden. The soil is still soft, weeds are easily treated before they multiply, transplanting conditions are right. Most importantly, it is a fabulous time to start a landscape design project for your outdoor entertainment

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Successfully Incorporating Retaining Walls Into Your Landscaping

Posted 27/10/16

Retaining walls play an important role in our landscaping efforts. Every wall is carefully planned and constructed to ensure it is able to withstand the required load. But all too often, the aesthetic aspect of it is not considered. This leaves many homeowners with unattractive landscaping featu

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Latest gardening 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 finding the tim

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

GardenCleanUp

Posted 14 hours ago

Initial garden clean up and pruning Regular maintenance

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Remove plants and weeds

Posted 17 hours ago

Hi, I am looking for someone to clean garden area and front as well. He needs to remove all the plants and weeds and clean the area. Please check the attached images to get the idea or feel free to visit the house.

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Need back garden cleared of weed

Posted 21 hours ago

Need the weeds and vegetation cleared. Trees to remain. Needs done ASAP

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Half Moon Bay Motel LAWNS

Posted 21 hours ago

Hi We would like contractors that can supply GST invoice to call at the Half Moon Bay Motel and quote lawns for regular mowing. Our ph is ... . Thanks Maxine

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Remake garden

Posted 1 day ago

Take out some existing plants stake and tie hedge plant new plants

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One off lawn mowing

Posted 1 day ago

About 60 square meter, flat lawn, easy access, located in Wallaceville new development area.

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General garden tidy up

Posted 1 day ago

Tidy and clear gardens Branch and dead tree removal Pruning plants Spray outdoor cleaner on decks/stairs then water blast to clean Green Waste removal Our rental property needs a good tidy up. Nothing too major. Back and front gardens.

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Covic Avenue

Posted 1 day ago

To cut the lawn which is of medium in size

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Section tidy and weed removal

Posted 2 days ago

Hi there, looking for someone to clear numerous wooly nightshade and paint stumps, spray weeds on asphalt parking area and clear bush away from a unit and chimney area. Located in Titirangi. Approximately 4 to to 6 hours of work.

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Moving Dirt From Top Planter Boxes And Replanting Small Trees

Posted 2 days ago

Hi Looking to have dirt removed from planter boxes Some small trees moved and some dead plants taken away plus some white pebbles taken away

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Family garden maintenance

Posted 2 days ago

Hi We have a large, landscaped garden which needs more TLC than we seem to be able to provide regularly. Our lawns are mown already, but what we would like is someone to weed, feed, spray, and care for our plants regularly. We’re thinking this might involve 3-4 hours of work per month.

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Tidy up garden 2

Posted 2 days ago

Weeding, lawn mowing, pruning needs to be done.

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Clear weeds and garden and convert to lawn and mowing strip

Posted 3 days ago

The south side of my house has always been difficult to keep tidy. I would like all the weeds and existing garden removed with replacement with a lawn and mowing strip adjacent to the house.

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Lawn mowing/weedeater

Posted 3 days ago

I'd like a quote for lawns to be mowed with a catcher and weedeating done around the property on a fortnightly or three week basis.

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Cutting back the overgrown grass

Posted 3 days ago

Hi there, our weedwhacker has given up the ghost and we need the front area cleared. Its uneven so we use a weedwhacker. Should be a 30-40 minute job . We don't have the weedwhacker as ours died so will need to bring your own. Can dump the clippings in the rubbish bin here if not able to take away. Totally fine. Anytime that suits you works for us as we work from home! Cheers and look forward to hearing from ya

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Tree branches need cut

Posted 3 days ago

wanting a quote for tree branches needs cut off in our boundary.

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Long driveway

Posted 4 days ago

We need some weeding, digging, splitting plants down a long driveway approx 40m long 1 metre wide. On-going maintenance.

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Garden tidy, weeding and rubbish taken away

Posted 4 days ago

I have some garden rubbish to take away and some weeding to be done. About 2-3 hours work.

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Hedge Trimming

Posted 4 days ago

We have a vine/hedge that is grown over a fence that is approx 7-8 feet high that needs it's annual trim. Part of the area has a small pool directly underneath but there is space between said pool and hedge to manoeuvre. Total length of hedge is estimated at 18 metres. Garden waste also needs to be removed from the property.

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Skip bin hire

Posted 4 days ago

Need skip bin so I can full with green waste

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Recent gardening reviews

With over 135,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Weeding

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21st May 2019

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Lawn mower person

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18th May 2019

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Greenwork

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15th May 2019

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 4

Maintenance gardening

Work carried out by an employee of the company

15th May 2019

Workmanship
 4
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 5
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 5
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 5

Tradescantia/Creeper/Weed clearing of section

Work carried out by the owner/operator

14th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Barking Mad

Work carried out by an employee of the company

14th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Lawn mowing one off

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Newmarket Apartment Common Area Gardens

Work carried out by an employee of the company

10th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
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 5
Communication
 4

Trim, weed and tidy up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Trim hedges and general garden maintenance

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th May 2019

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Donna-Ann

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Plant removal, stone moving, planting

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th May 2019

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

hedge trimming eugenias

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th May 2019

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 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Trailer load of green waste removal - Waterloo

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
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 5

Lawn formation and general tidy up of garden

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th May 2019

Workmanship
 4
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Garden cleanup

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 4

Tree Trimming

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Tidy up landscaping

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd May 2019

Workmanship
 4
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Remove plants and bark

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd May 2019

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 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Garden removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd May 2019

Workmanship
 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5
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