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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 clean up hedge trimming

Posted 1 year ago

Have a large hedge needs trimming shaping and general garden clean up maybe water blasting as well

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Waste Disposal - 2 x piles green/corrugated iron

Posted 2 months ago

Wanting two piles of rubbish removed from Lynmouth, New Plymouth section. I would remove it myself but don't have a trailer. Section is easy to access. Refer photo that shows the two piles to remove, one in-front and other pile behind the digger. Go take a look at let me know how much you reckon to remove them. Thanks

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Weeds removed

Posted 1 year ago

Weeds cleared and removed on top of bank

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Garden reno

Posted 9 months ago

General weeding around house and some spraying of old mans beard. Would like some help with choosing correct plants and some grass restoration

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Waterblast + Gardening

Posted 1 week ago

I need my driveway water-blasted and need two small trees removed at the front of the house, as well as the grounds given a bit of a once over. It would suit a jack of all trades sort of character who has a waterblaster. Ideally you would spend a day or two on the grounds making the whole exterior look more presentable.

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Jake Towersey

Posted 2 months ago

Small to medium sized lawn mowing

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Hedge trimming + general gardening

Posted 1 month ago

Periodic hedge trimming + general gardening including lawns

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Removal of large Cape Honeysuckle shrub

Posted 5 days ago

We require removal of this shrub which sits at the side of our house and has gotten overgrown. The root base is actually not excessively large but may need a chainsaw to get the bulk of the shrub off. Would prefer all green waste to be taken also.

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Lawn mowing and garden tidy

Posted 1 month ago

Lawn mowing, edgings, weeding and spray. General tidy Wanting done this coming week. Once off

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Regular lawn mowing

Posted 8 months ago

Large section, about an hour of edging and mowing every 1 to 3 weeks, depending on weather and time of year.

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Garden overall

Posted 1 year ago

remove rodo trees and install new plants and stones

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Garden maintenance #2

Posted 1 month ago

Address: Active Explorers Leeston 20 Leeston and Lake Roads Leeston NZ 7632 Job Description: Carry out some garden weeding Carry out some pruning to hedges / trees Please contact site manager before arrival. Site contact: Janene Prendergast

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Gardener

Posted 9 months ago

Hi need someone to mow lawns, edging, hedge trimming and section clearing

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Tree removal

Posted 1 month ago

I need a quote for removing one or two trees at the property.

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X hours gardening work

Posted 7 months ago

My siblings and I want to buy our Mum some hours of gardening help as a birthday present. She lives in Waitara. Would involve weeding, planting, cutting things back, maybe some pruning.

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General gardening

Posted 3 months ago

Need assistance with Lawnmowing and plants trimming/hedging.

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Green Waste removal Fitzroy, New Plymouth

Posted 2 months ago

We have had a trim of our front garden. Have lots of green waste to be taken for greenwaste at the transfer station, or to be mulched if anyone wants it for that? I estimate around 2-3 caged trailerloads to go? I would like it gone as soon as possible as it covering our lawn and I need to get back in the garden. Hydrangeas, some cherry tree, some irish strawberry, some pride of india, magnolia, shrubs.

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Donna-Ann

Posted 4 months ago

Clear weeds and old/ dead shrubs from gardens and remove Dig in compost to vegetable and raised garden ready for planting Level out uneven pebble area and place excess pebbles on two other areas Put water butt back together again

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Gardening

Posted 1 year ago

Weekly or fortnightly gardening work

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Recent gardening reviews

With over 144,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Garden reno

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th December 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Large Bank needs weeds removed and sprayed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Donna-Ann

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garden reno

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th December 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Large Bank needs weeds removed and sprayed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Donna-Ann

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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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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J s builds ltd

Joined March 2018

Hey there, we are a professional fence & landscaping company where we set the bar for great work and completing jobs on time, we also do the odd excavation and section clean up

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Curb appeal

Joined March 2018

I specialise in exterior maintenance, from lawn care to fences and small decks, window and gutter cleaning, small landscaping. Small retaining walls. Jobs are always done on time and in budget.

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Teraforma Construction

Joined November 2010

I am a builder who does tiling and landscaping when required, I have 15 years experience working in Auckland, Northshore, Hibiscus Coast & New Plymouth.I hold a degree in physical geography and I am very good with structural work. My rates are very reasonable and I work hard to meet deadlines for project completion.

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360*landscape construction

Joined August 2018

360 degrees landscape construction can achieve and exceed your expectations for all your landscape needs if it’s outside the house we can do it I have a trade certificate in horticulture advanced level 4 landscape from primary ITO

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Panther Electrical Ltd

Joined October 2017

Hi I am an Electrician with 7 years experience. We have been Specialising in new builds, renovations, small and big jobs in the Wellington region.Residential and commercial. Efficient,Reliable,Friendly,On Time and fair pricing. Building,Landscaping backround and general handyman Trade skills and knowledge.Skills throughout various trade industries. Free Quote's available.

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The Good Job Boys

Joined May 2013

We specialise in all property maintenace. Owner occupied and rental. Gardening, Lawns, renovation, carpets cleaning and new, painting, minor repairs etc. Anything to do with the home and property care.

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Webber Building Ltd

Joined October 2010

25 years experience. Member of the Certified Builders Association of New Zealand. Liceinced Building Practioner. Competitive rates for high quality workmanship. Specialise in New Homes, renovations, additions, hard landscaping, Maintenance, Bathroom and Kitchens.

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Prime Cuts

Joined April 2011

Hi, my wife and I have just started our own lawnmowing and section maintenence business. We provide a friendly, affordable service and are local, living in the Spotswood area of New Plymouth. I also have 5 years experience as an exterior plasterer doing both solid and modified plastering. I do fences,fireplaces small jobs and repairs. And all quotes are free.

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Elite Painting and Decorating

Joined July 2017

I have been in the painting and wallpapering business for nearly 20 years. I am metiulous in my work. My clients have always been more than satisfied with what I have to offer, both large and small jobs, high end work or just some minor touch ups. And if for some reason you're not happy, I'll put it right! My aim is for an Elite finish every time and an elite experience. I also carry out minor r...

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Primal Concrete Taranaki

Joined April 2015

Primal Concrete Taranaki offers a full range of concrete and related landscape work , Hi there located in Inglewood and servicing Taranaki wide I provide professional solid concrete craftsmanship work, leaving a tidy work space with your site from dig out and prep work or picking up from where others left off right through to reinstatement after concrete completed I will see to making you...

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Alternative Design

Joined December 2011

Home Handy Man, 10years welding, 8years joinery, 5years building, So I can weld, build, cut glaze glass and paint. I very good at what i do and can show photos of my work as well as supply references

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Werder contracting ltd

Joined June 2019

Whether you want to maintain restore or renovate your outdoors. We can create a safe place for your children to play, the ability to exercise or leave your pet's without concern or add beauty and security to your property investment. We will work with you to find the best options to suit your budget. Simple or custom

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macks aquascape and carpentry

Joined March 2018

hi iv been in the building trade for the last 12 years with a variety of experience in the building trade,landscaping,renovations, re cladd, fit doors windows also do a bit of outdoor furniture and water features,fish ponds and fish tanks and much more feel free to ask me anything .

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Vertex Builders

Joined June 2019

Hi have been in the industry for 8 years with my apprenticeship and majority of my work being completed in Christchurch with the rebuild. While renovations and new builds are majority of my work, I also do tiling and water proofing aswell. Pride myself on good communication, punctuality and pride of workmanship to deliver work on deadline, to budget and high standard. No job to big or to small

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Nikau Garden Services

Joined January 2017

Hi there, I have been in the horticulture industry for 15 years , I specialise in garden makeovers , design and maintenance work . I take pride in my work and enjoy working hard letting my work do all the talking.

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Quicksmart Handyman Services

Joined October 2016

Hi people, i am here for you to do to the jobs you can't do or haven't got time to do. ie maintenance around the home and section. very reliable honest service. customer satisfaction guarantee. from lawns right through to painting a house.

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BTL Fencing

Joined July 2017

BTL Fencing, design, create, renovate and repair pine fencing. We integrate a variety of styles and combinations of highlight materials including colour steel insets. Our activities include renovating and repairing existing fences. Also spray and water blasting existing fences that need bringing back to near new condition. Detailed estimates and description of time and proposed material...

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SKF Contracting Ltd

Joined January 2018

SKF Contracting was established in 2014, offering contract and construction services to business in Taranaki. Shane Flavell's qualifications in Civil along with more than twelve year’s experience across numerous construction, maintenance, structures and civil projects. Shane has a perfect blend of local network knowledge and technical expertise that equates to delivering excellent project outcom...

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LDH CONTRACTING

Joined October 2017

We have Contractors based in every major city throughout New Zealand operating under Labour-Day-Hire Contracting. Our business is to provide Expert Project Management offering Competitive Wholesale Pricing, but if preferable, we also cover General Labour Only. We cater to all forms of Home Renovations, Landscaping and General Construction. Enquire now to discuss your requirements.

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TMT Building Ltd

Joined January 2014

Hi, I am a qulified builder experienced in renovations and alterations. I can take care of the complete build for your job from getting your plans drawn up to code of compliance getting signed off and deal with all sub contractors in between.

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