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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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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 findi

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Garden

Posted 2 months ago

Looking for someone to remove all weeds in our garden and plant boxes, trim hedges and tidy some bushes. Need to remove all branches and weeds with you. Tidy garden

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Gardening, tree planting, spraying etc

Posted 2 months ago

We are looking for someone to help us maintain a 5000m section in Prebbleton. Work includes: - weeding - seeding a bit of lawn - planting a few trees and shrubs - spraying Initial weeding work needs to be done before end of February and then we can agree ongoing work. Initially a few days work and then maintenance ongoing

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Gardening/Spraying

Posted 6 months ago

Looking for gardener to come round to our property and give a quote for some spraying, weeding and pruning/general maintenance. Must be Growsafe qualified.

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Flax removal

Posted 3 months ago

I have 10 flax plants that need to be removed, also need to put in dripper lines around the garden. some plants dug in and a couple of paving stones laid.

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General garden maintenance

Posted 7 months ago

helping owner with tree trimming and clearing, spraying, weed eating, weeding - general garden maintenance - needs to be done now and would entail several days initially then maybe a couple of days a week, flexible though

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Hedge removal and disposal

Posted 1 month ago

We have a unattended hedge about 4.5 x 3 m hedge to be cleared and disposed. Need helping hand and to dispose. Anytime to your convenience

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Garden in need of some help

Posted 5 months ago

We need some very stubborn plants removed and some general weeding. The ground is quite firm. We don’t want the lavender removed just the weeds around it. We also have a board at the bottom of the fence which has come loose if this is something you could repair as well.

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General Garden Tidy

Posted 3 weeks ago

Looking for someone to just tidy and get the garden and yard ready for winter. Just a days work would be required.

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Weeding laying wood chips

Posted 4 months ago

Weeding and aging down wood chips

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Refresh Garden Bed

Posted 3 weeks ago

Our garden got out of control looking for someone to rip everything out, put new soil in, to get in ready to plant new veggie for Winter.

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Hydroseeding and prep

Posted 5 months ago

About 33m of ground prep and hydro seeding/instant lawn to be installed. Happy to source materials ourselves if you can tell us what we need.

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Overhaul basic Garden

Posted 5 months ago

We want to front and side garden area to be overhauled and brought to be attractive but low maintenance with possible regular up keep.

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General weeding, digging out lawn for garden and removal

Posted 5 months ago

I am needing gardens weeded I am 3 main gardens 1 which is 3m wide and 6m long 2 which is 3x3 There are also small side gardens of approximately 1m wide by 2 or 3 m long 1 of the 3x3 gardens is severely overgrown along with one of the 1x2m gardens the rest just need a general tidy up The other job is a stretch of 1m by 3m long grasses area that needs to be dug out and all grass including previously dug out grass removed

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Lawn Mowing

Posted 5 months ago

I have a property in Rolleston. The section is 450m2 need someone to mow the lawn.

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Section in Lincoln needs mowing

Posted 4 months ago

We have a 1000sqm vacant flat section with easy access that needs the grass mowed please asap. Potential to cut twice more before mid march

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Lawn mower

Posted 4 months ago

I need lawn mower person for our garden

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Section needs mowing

Posted 2 months ago

5000 m2 section with long grass needs cutting now. Heavy going .

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Remove small tree stumps

Posted 2 months ago

Remove six small tree stumps ranging from 120mm to 180mm in diameter. These are not deep rooted and could be dug out. Gate access to back yard is limited to a 60mm wide gate.

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Pine Hedges Cuttings Removal

Posted 3 weeks ago

We require our Pine hedges cuttings to be picked up and put into piles for burning. In total there's approximately 300 metres length of hedge cuttings.

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Garden tidyup

Posted 7 months ago

Have recently had foot surgery and now in plaster. Have a small garden and am a keen gardener. Have 4 roses to plant general weeding and mowing. Few other general jobs. Really needs starting soon as frustrating to look at

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Recent gardening reviews

With over 193,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

prune lavender and shrubs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Flax removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th February 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Weeding

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th June 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

rose removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

27th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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DnB Landscapes services

Joined September 2019

Hi ive been sculptural landscaper for the last 6 years ive now just gone out on my own i am very professional and work very hard to meet deadlines.At dnb Landscapes we pride ourselves in our very affordable prices.

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Abacus Building Maintenance

Joined October 2014

hi i am a licensed building practioner tradesman carpenter main line of work is building maintenance of all types,i do a lot of bathroom renovations supply and install working with only registered tradesman all types of work undertaken

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Total trees limited

Joined April 2018

Professional and reliable team of arborist can tend to any of your tree related needs from removing large trees to pruning and trimming shrubs and bushes. There is no job to big or too small for our team to tackle. Call us now for No obligation free quote

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GMD Landscaping

Joined July 2013

Hi there,I have been in the concrete and landscaping business for 20 years. No job to big or to small. We have a great reputation and a lot of my work comes from referrals.

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Hansen tranter contracting ltd

Joined October 2017

Hi H-T contracting Ltd is a new company specialising in driveways and landscaping. We are also involved in handymen work and cleaning services. Look forward to hearing from you.

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Firth landscape construction

Joined March 2017

For all your landscaping/construction needs call firth landscape construction free quotes, professional work done to high standards very competitive quotes...we do it all, landscaping renovations tiling, laminate flooring concreting asphalting. We have high standards and we know you'll be happy.

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Versatile Asphalt & Concrete LTD

Joined July 2016

Hi there, we specialise in Asphalt & Concrete work. With over 13 years experience in Concrete & Asphalt reinstating repairs. We specialise in a whole variety of civil works to cater for our customers needs. Need that pothole repaired? ... Or that cracked hard in your driveway? ... Please don't hesitate, and call us today for a free On-site, no Obligation quote. Quality Concrete & Asphalt layin...

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Paul's Casual Building

Joined July 2020

Hi I've been building for 6 years now. I'm qualified with The National Certificate in Carpentry from BCITO. Most of my experience is with major renovations on old houses, but I have done a variety of work. I've just moved to Christchurch from Wellington to do carpentry in the NZ Army but Im looking for some small jobs to earn some extra money.

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A2C Ltd

Joined August 2017

we are a Family owned & operated Business with over 20 years experience in construction & asphalt & Drainage, We have built this business on referrals & Pass Clients, we are Christchurch city council approved contractors for there works, we also deal a lot with drainage companies doing road repairs and bandaging, we also deal a lot with landscapers, homeowners wanting new driveways with upgrad...

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Jays concrete plus

Joined December 2019

Hi I’ve been building roads motorways, footpaths and driveways for 12 years plus. I specialise in concrete work but can do all sorts of jobs from excavation, asphalt, kerbing, paving, landscaping. No job is too tough . I work hard to make sure any job i take on is delivered on time and to a very high standard. I take pride in my work, will give you a very fair quote and will always try to work wi...

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Mark Smith Builders

Joined February 2012

Mark Smith Builders established in 2009, with 13 years experience we specialise in all aspects of residential buildings, architectural homes, hill sites, alterations and repair work. Mark has developed strong relationships with the people of Canterbury helping with the Christchurch rebuild. As a licensed building practitioner (LBP) you can rest assure your home is getting built by a qualified bu...

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All Seasons Landscaper & Gardener

Joined January 2019

Hi everyone, we have worked in civil construction and landscaping industry for over 10 years, building nice driveways and beautiful gardens for the property owners in Christchurch and wider Canterbury regions. We specialize in all aspects of residential landscaping such as driveways path and patio. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselv...

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Paul duffy

Joined August 2015

Qualified carpenter,I have 5+ years experience in carpentry. I pride myself in doing good work and completing it on time. I provide competitive quotes.

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Otautahi Builders Ltd

Joined July 2016

Hi, I've been building and renovating for 6+ years. Working hard and paying extra attention to detail to set me apart from the others. From new builds right down to a small fix up, I can provide advice and competitive quotes

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Bluestone Construction

Joined March 2021

Hi, we can provide wide range of building services, from fence, deck to house maintenance and renovation. No matter how big the jobs, we will done in professional manner. We will work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourseves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget.

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Nick Campbell Builders Ltd

Joined November 2016

Specialising in smaller cladding jobs (aswell as full houses), deckings, and new builds. I'm a trade qualified and licensed building practitioner who takes pride in his work. Nick Campbell Builders Limited has built new houses ranging from 100sq-400sq, basic boxes through to architectural two storeys town houses. ... ...

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Shaun Glasson Building

Joined June 2020

I specialise in renovations and extensions, with plenty of outdoor landscape construction work and maintenance in between. I have a key eye for detail and precision. I also take a lot of pride in what I do by transforming houses to a high standard with no job too big or too small.

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At Your Request Property Maintenance LTD

Joined July 2017

Hi, we are a family owned business. We pride ourselves in delivering the best results ensuring our customers are 100% happy. We provide competitive quotes and complete jobs at a affortable cost. Our services provide for residential and commercial.

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Stewart Paving and Landscapes

Joined October 2015

Hi, we are a small landscape construction business. Specialising in all aspects of landscape construction. Hardwood decks are a speciality of ours as well as intricate paving. We lay a lot of natural stone including Timaru bluestone and beautiful Indian Sandstone. I’m fully qualified owner operator and have over 18 years in landscaping, working both here and abroad. My apprentice Matt is 2nd...

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Cornerstone Building Limited

Joined February 2012

Hi, you will receive a professional building service, from a certified and licensed builder. We pride ourselves in delivering a top quality job on time and on budget.

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