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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Garden Tidy Up

Posted 3 weeks ago

Hi, we are looking for someone to clear/tidy up an overgrown section. Will include weeding, trimming and removing shrubs, mowing lawns and removal of all green waste. Expect it will be fairly labour intensive.

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Clean up garden

Posted 1 month ago

weeding and pruning and remove materal

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Wild garden to be tamed

Posted 2 months ago

Life has been too busy of late and consequently the garden is full of weeds and overgrown shrubs. The roses are valiantly blooming through the mess that we need help dealing with. Mostly weeding/cutting back and some planting once we can see the soil again! The garden has good bones it just needs a good hard worker to bring it back into shape.

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Clearance and removal of small trees and shrubs

Posted 3 months ago

We have an area in our garden that we needs clearing. Cutting down and chopping up with chainsaw and then removal of this green waste

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Wally McKeown

Posted 9 months ago

Section clearing: removal of rampant weeds including some that have grown into trees, removing a couple of trees and tidying up afterwards. Greenwaste is to be removed and trees can cut up or mulched and left on site.

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Paddock mowing in Peka Peka

Posted 1 month ago

I need a 1.5 acre paddock mowed. Grass is about a metre high. Don't know how much to expect

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Weeding

Posted 4 months ago

I am looking for someone to do some weeding and garden maintenance. Rubbish removal will be required. Viewing for quotes will need to be made after 5pm week days or anytime weekends. Thank you

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Hedge trimming

Posted 5 months ago

I have a boundary hedge that needs annual trimming. I have the outside and top has been trimmed with a tractor recently. I just need the inside done please. Hedge is about 3m high and approx 200m long.

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Gardening work.

Posted 10 months ago

Have a couple jobs need doing, Need a couple of tree stumps removed. Tree trimming and ongoing maintenance. Garden maintenance. Would like to get a quote for a One off job and then a quote for on going maintenance garden work.

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For 106 and 108 Paetawa Road

Posted 7 months ago

Mow lawns on 2 properties. Do weed eating around trees and along the edge of our shared small lake. Needs to be done ASAP. A regular mowing. Some garden weeding and tree trimming as extra.

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Weeding - garden maintenance

Posted 4 months ago

I'm requiring casual assistance with garden maintenance including weeding. Could be 2-4 hours per fortnight depending on the season payable by the hour. Experienced adaptable person who knows how to weed required. Job is in Pekapeka so own transport needed. Work will be on a Monday or Tuesday.

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Cut up branches with chainsaw and remove

Posted 8 months ago

Hi there gardeners and handyman . Does anyone have a chainsaw and could cut up some branches I chopped off a tree and put them in a trailer and take them off to green waste question mark or potentially sell them or keep right she's obviously as we don't need them we don't have a fireplace. Really want this job done ASAP.

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Remove 3 yukkas, repair wooden garden surround, add support wires.

Posted 10 months ago

We have 3 yukkas that were supposed to be slim variety but have outgrown garden bed. Need to be either trimmed back (or cut down and support wires added to posts either side to train existing plants onto.) Wooden garden surround also needs repair as yukka growth has forced apart.

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Mulch green garden waste - Otaki Beach

Posted 11 months ago

Mulch up green waste (trees). Trees were cut a couple of weeks ago and have now dried off.

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Tidy up section.

Posted 3 weeks ago

I need someone to cut back trees and plants mow a small section of grass. Generally give the place a huge tidy up a small section.

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Weeds in driveway and general winter tidy

Posted 8 months ago

I've got a stone driveway and enterence and I would like all the weeds removed. Happy with spraying and then removing. Also a general tidy up of fallen leaves, lawns and edges.

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Medium size flat section

Posted 6 months ago

Looking for an ongoing lawn mowing service for a flat medium size section. Currently it’s very overgrown and in need of some taming but ideally would like to set up an ongoing fortnightly service.

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2 hr a week gardener

Posted 1 month ago

2 hr a week gardener keeping garden tidy keeping hedges trimmed and bark clear from leaves and overall maintenance of backyard nice and tidy

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Vivien Harlen

Posted 9 months ago

CLEAN UP A BANK WHICH WILL TAKE HALF A DAY

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Large hedge taming

Posted 6 months ago

We have 2 hedges that are around 2-2.5m high and 30-40m (combined) in length reduced down to 1.8m high.

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Recent gardening reviews

With over 156,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Tidy up section.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Beautiful garden needs helping hand

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th January 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Kill that ink weed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th April 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Mulch green garden waste - Otaki Beach

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th April 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tidy an overgrown garden

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd December 2018

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Paddock mowing in Peka Peka

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th January 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

Weeding a landscaped bank this weekend

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd January 2019

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Weeds in driveway and general winter tidy

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Medium size flat section

Work carried out by the owner/operator

7th August 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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G&M building services

Joined June 2019

We do building/painting/plaster and landscaping. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget. We strive on going above and beyond for our clients. So please feel free to get in touch for any up coming project we can help you with thanks.

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Do Painters

Joined October 2014

Hi we've been painting houses for the last 10 years. We are very professional and work very hard to meet deadlines. We also always make sure to do our best to bring out good quality outcomes. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and completing jobs on budget.

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FREEFLOW PLUMBING & DRAINAGE SERVICES

Joined December 2011

I'VE BEEN SUCESSFULLY PRACTICING AS A PLUMBER, DRAINLAYER EARTH MOVER FOR OVER 35 YEARS ON THE KAPITI COAST. WE ATTEND TO ANY WATER OR DRAINAGE PROBLEMS THAT MAY POP UP OVER TIME.

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Lawns'n'All

Joined January 2020

Show your weekends who’s boss and ease up on your chores. Lawns ‘n’ All can take care of all your lawn mowing and general section maintenance needs with our prompt, reliable and affordable service in Greater Wellington Region. Get in contact for a free no obligations quote.

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DG Roofing & Building

Joined November 2018

We understand your problem/requirement accurately and then we discuss with you the solution to your problems/ We discuss the right approach to achieving your requirements. If you agree for us to proceed, we do our job at cost, in a satisfactory timeframe and highest possible quality and value for you... Try us and you will not regret.

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Painting and Property Maintenance

Joined December 2018

Painting and Property Maintenance offers quality job for reasonable and affordable prices. We provide professional full-service in interior- exterior house painting and renovating. We also provide full service in gardening and lawn mowing. Quality is our priority means we pride ourselves in our work ethics and our determination to ensure that we exceed above and beyond our customer expectations e...

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Kapiti Hardscaping and Handyman Services ltd

Joined June 2019

We are a small Hardscaping and Handyman company, we specialize in landscaping and Hardscaping, fencing and deck construction. And general handyman services, we can help solve almost any problem around your house garden or lifestyle block

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All Lifestyles Property Maintenance

Joined February 2016

Lawns, hedge trimming, weed and gorse spraying, scrub cutting and property clean up. Also small tree work and clearing and handyman work. Reclaim your weekends and let us do the outside chores for you. Owner operated by a trustworthy mature hardworking kiwi who believes that a job is worth doing right.

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Inside Out Property Maintenance

Joined August 2018

Hi if you are looking for a handyman to do those small jobs around the home or yard I would love to help, whether it’s a sqeeky door lock a sticking window or a broken fence or gate. Laying out paths, garden boxes house washing and water blasting.I can assist. I am a self taught handyman having done many renovation jobs on my own properties over the past 40 years. I am very fussy at what I do...

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PMSW

Joined August 2019

We do it all "Property Maintenance Services Wellington" is a family run business specializing in a range of services such as: General Construction, Building Inspections, Earth Works, Painting, Concreting, Property Cleaning and Grounds Maintenance. We network with other professional contractors to assist with any specific property maintenance needs you may have, leaving you stress free wit...

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DK Contracting Ltd

Joined January 2019

Hi, I have been in the 'earthmoving business' for 15+ years. I've worked for a few large companies in the Wellington region, and have now started up my own company. Although the majority of my experience is with general earthworks, I have recently started up a company in forestry and logging as well. No job is too big or small, contact me for further information and a free quote. Regards...

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Whisk Renovators

Joined February 2009

Whisk Renovators is a renovations company, providing innovative solutions to Kitchen and bathroom consenting, design and build projects. Whisk services the greater Wellington region in both the residential and commercial sectors. Whisk has been a member of New Zealand Master Painters since 2009, providing quality service and workmanship guarantees to our Clients. We won National awards in 2015...

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Maintain To Profit Kapiti Coast

Joined January 2019

We are a total Property Maintenance Company. Your one-stop-shop for all maintenance, renovation and project management requirements. Everything that keeps your investment liveable and structurally sound needs to be maintained and we can do this for you.We work hard to provide competitive quoting and completing all work on time, on budget and to a quality standard.

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Tony's Painting & Building Services

Joined November 2016

We provide a high quality cost effective service for all your home and commercial needs. Exterior and interior painting undertaken by painters with 20 years plus experience. Interior and exterior maintenance carries out by an experienced builder. Happy to quote for large and smaller jobs, Satisfaction is a high priority for us and we won't let you down. Cheers Tony

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JAMAP Property Maintenance Limited

Joined September 2017

Hi, we specialise in general handyman, property maintenance tasks and general plumbing advice. We also offer a bathroom design service. We are very professional and work hard to meet customer deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and completing jobs on budget. Give us a try - you won't be disappointed.

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Specialized Operator Services and civil contracting

Joined July 2015

Hi there. ABOUT US. After 20 years in this industry we have decided to go out on our own. We are fully endorsed & licensed for all trucks & machinery. Please see our profile for information that relates to this job. OUR PROMISE We work with all of our customers from start to finish to make sure what you want, you get! We visit the site and go over what it is that you want to do and y...

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BuildPoint ltd

Joined November 2017

Construction & Property Maintenance Building energy efficient, comfortable and affordable homes for Kiwi families is at the heart of what we do at BuildPoint. Our company has been successfully providing the people of Wellington Region with the very highest standard of building services for many years and we are immensely proud of the reputation we have built up as a small but professional, fu...

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Tierra Landscape Development td

Joined June 2009

We specialise in hard and soft landscaping and outdoor building such as decks, fences, concreting, paving etc. We also run a property maintenance service incuding lawns, gardening and general property section clearance. We work hard and take pride in our work.

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careful gardenworks ltd

Joined January 2013

Hi, im chris, owner and operator of careful gardenworks Ltd. I work on site with my partner Laura we have a passion for gardening .We are happy to work pr hour or by quote.We are fully insured Careful Gardenworks ltd does lawns, weedeating, weeding, weed spraying, pruning, chainsawing, tree felling, mulching, section clearing, planting digging/digger Work any other landscaping you may require. I...

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Josh Hazelhurst

Joined August 2019

Hi, we have been gardening for 3+ years and we have been collecting gardening waste, weed spraying, weed removal, water blasting, general laboring, lawn mowing, planting flowers, and gardening for even longer. We enjoy being outdoors and would be thrilled for the opportunity to improve your garden for you. We will make sure that we will provide you an outstanding service at a great price. Thanks.

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