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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Regular Gardening with possible landscaping

Posted 7 hours ago

Hi, I am looking for a regular gardener to do lawns, edges, hedges but also some general garden tidy, weeding & pruning with the possibility of small landscaping projects (if able & keen & time ). Thinking of a weekly-fortnightly commitment based on your assessment 😊

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Bougainvillea

Posted 11 hours ago

Bougainvillea has come away from the fence and needs to be cut back/and secured.

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Backyard Hedging

Posted 13 hours ago

Considering either fencing or using hedges in our backyard. Currently we have hedges (shown in photos) but they are not the nicest style and very flimsy in some areas. We'd like to have a dog in our backyard, this will require a thicker hedge. Looking for recommendations, quotes + photos of previous work.

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Mow lawns and Maintenance person

Posted 15 hours ago

I would like someone to mow the lawns every fortnight and do edging around the fence. I would like someone to do minor repairs on the fence. And I would like someone to install TV brackets and TV in 2 bedrooms in the house. I will also have further maintenance jobs in the future.

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Edging and full lawns to prep for photo shoot

Posted 17 hours ago

One off very short lawn mow needed for front and back yards of 800sqm site Want good attention to detail with all edges tidied URGEnt before photos next Thursday 5th March

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Light garden, shrub waste removal

Posted 17 hours ago

- light frontyard weeding for centre garden - cut hanging overgrowth at very rear of site (coming from neighbour over my shed) - remove and dispose of some broken shrubs along south side & rear of granny flat

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Dig out Garden

Posted 17 hours ago

Hi, looking for someone to dig out an old part of a garden, estimate half days work, dig out soil and old shrub roots, wheelbarrow to a pile a short distance away. $35 per hour, (min 5 hours) for a reliable person, all equipment provided. Jobs might suit a student wanting some extra money More work available for a fit young person keen to get stuck into some general cleanup and labour-based gardening jobs.

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Garden clean up

Posted 23 hours ago

I am looking for someone who can clean up, cut back and remove garden waste at my house in Brown's Bay. There is a back and front garden. Approx 400 sqm

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Bush and tree trimming

Posted 1 day ago

I have 3 camelias and a robinia that need trimming back away from windows, and a bottle brush tree that requires a good tidy up. Lastly, there is an agapanthus that needs removing before driveway is replaced around 18 March

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Regular lawn mowing/gardening work without having to remind

Posted 1 day ago

Need someone local to entrust the lawn mowing & other gardening tasks on a regular basis at my property. Looking for those who don't need repeated follow up but will act proactively on a 3-week basis. Only those who will personally do the job need to contact (have had agents contact me in the past & send someone else to do the work, which didn't work out). Will also involve weed spraying, trimming, minor handyman work etc., which I will request from time to time.

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Garden Tidy #2

Posted 1 day ago

Looking for a gardener to weed, trim and clear rubbish from property. There is some spraying to do also.

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Holiday lawn care

Posted 1 day ago

Need lawns mowed over a 6 week period, nearly all flat ground, about 600m2 of lawn to be mowed and clippings removed. Will be about once a fortnight...ie 3 times..

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Garden tidying up,

Posted 2 days ago

I'm looking for someone to help tidy my garden by planting a few plants, weeding/weed spraying and mowing the lawns. The lawns have been maintained but may need someone to do it properly.

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Weeding and garden tidy up

Posted 2 days ago

Our garden has become overgrown with weeds. We have small terraced beds in our upper garden and a small area downstairs that need weeding. Also a small amount of tidying up plants (rock lillies) and removal of some fallen leaves.

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Lawns and Edges

Posted 2 days ago

Hi, I'm looking for someone to come and mow my lawns and do the edges for a once off

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Weed Elimination

Posted 2 days ago

Tidy up the surface by Cutting weed and spray to eliminate from roots.

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Garden maintenance

Posted 2 days ago

Regular Garden maintenance and pruning at a rental property that I manage on High Street in Eltham.

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Garden tidy up

Posted 2 days ago

Hey.team. We are looking for someone to quote us tidy up our garden and removal all the garden waste.

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Hedge Trimming etc

Posted 2 days ago

Trim Hedges where required

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Tidy up overgrown garden

Posted 3 days ago

My garden is small but over grown, some flat some sloping. I would like it cleared then, as a second stage, have someone put in new plants

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Recent gardening reviews

With over 157,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Pakuranga Residency Garden Lawn Mowing

Work carried out by the owner/operator

25th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Clearing weeds and laying lime

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Urgent garden clean-up at childcare centre

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garden Tidy Up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garden Cleanup

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Gardening on short notice

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Lawn Clipping Removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

15th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Gardening/pruning/ removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

15th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Green Waste Removal and clean up back section

Work carried out by the owner/operator

14th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 3

Spray weeds in garden, paths and lawn

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Lawns

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garden tidy up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tidy up section.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tidy up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th February 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Jack n Jill seat assembly

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garden clean up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Lawns

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Weeding/Mulching Flower Garden

Work carried out by the owner/operator

7th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Remove stump of puka tree

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Clearing garden waste


5th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5
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