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

Weed Spraying

Posted 2 months ago

Hello I need some spraying done. Weeds in garden. Driveway and moss on back driveway.

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Removing grasses

Posted 1 week ago

8 grass plants to be dug out and disposed .

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Garden bed

Posted 1 year ago

Dig out garden bed next to driveway, weed, fill up with topsoil

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Gardener

Posted 10 months ago

Gardener needed to tidy a garden and service it at monthly intervals. Suit retired or similar

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Hedge trimmer needed

Posted 9 months ago

Hedge trimmer needed must be very tidy for sale of house

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Casual Gardener

Posted 7 months ago

We require someone to clean up our lifestyle block. Job Requirements: - Weeding - Lawn Mowing - General Garden clean up - Spraying - Trimming We are flexible with work times and days, we just require garden to be maintained on a week by week basis so there is definitely work always available. Ideally have some similar previous experience. All tools and equipment supplied.

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Path in fairy garden

Posted 10 months ago

I want a narrow path shaped using old bricks as the edge with crusher dust as the path to walk on. 5m -8m long. Its located behind a sleep out wanting to make a path for grandkids

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Gardening/ Landscaping

Posted 11 months ago

Mound needs to be weeded and sprayed. Further planting needed. Any recommendations for plants, trees and further spraying around fences and driveways

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End of year tidy up - half a day to a day

Posted 10 months ago

Front and back garden general tidy up branches bushes weeding. Will need to take away green waste. Needs to be completed ASAP

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Raised garden beds

Posted 4 days ago

Build some raised garden beds along our fence line in the back garden. It's quite a big long space and we want the two corners to be bigger than the long length in between so we can plant bigger trees in the corners. We have no idea of cost so please disregard the cost section below

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General garden weed and tidy

Posted 2 days ago

Hi there, we are looking forna quote to have some one possibly fortnightly to keep our garden in check while i work away. Weeding, small hedge trims, weed eat etc.

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Simple outdoor area

Posted 1 month ago

Large pavers to go on lawn to create out door area.

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Gardening/raised beds/mowing

Posted 7 months ago

I'm looking to have the garden and lawn maintained once a month on a 600sqm section and also raised garden beds installed.

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Gardening

Posted 9 months ago

Gardening in established native organic garden. Knowledge of native plant varieties needed. Maintaining pathways and establishing garden perimeter. Pruning, weeding, and collecting cabbage tree leaves to prevent them smothering plants. Maintenance possibly once per month, and later once every two months.

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Ripping out overgrown garden

Posted 4 months ago

There is a heap of twitch and lots of overgrown plantings that have spread. The whole area needs ripping out. The established trees would stay. Theres a lot of bulbs and ground cover that all needs to go. This is a rough job not everyday weeding as I want it all completely removed right down to the roots

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Hedge Trim

Posted 11 months ago

Need a hedge trimmed up sides and top, and green trimmings taken away

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Lawn mowing

Posted 11 months ago

Lawn mowing weekly/fortnightly , weed spray when needed and weed eater Thanks Judith/ Matt

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Tree cuttings removed

Posted 5 months ago

Old tree branches removed, as well as Fence pales.

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Front garden tidy up

Posted 2 months ago

Front garden tidy up. Rhododendron tree needs a big cut back hydrangeas need pruning. Pea straw front garden to finish. Rubbish to be taken away

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Lawns weekly / fortnightly

Posted 1 year ago

All lawns , road frontage Weeds sprayed and weed eating edges when needed

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Recent gardening reviews

With over 175,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Hedges

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th January 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garden bed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th November 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Front garden tidy up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Flax Removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th April 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tree cuttings removed


13th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Vege garden

Work carried out by an employee of the company

17th September 2019

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Ripping out overgrown garden

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th July 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

End of year tidy up - half a day to a day

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

8th January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Garden Tidy Up

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th January 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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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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Phil Austin

Joined August 2017

My name is Phil Austin and I own a Green Acres franchise. I pride myself on quality of service, professionalism, competitive pricing and honesty. I complete jobs in a timely, organised and cost efficient manner.

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J Law Contracting

Joined July 2018

NZ Qualified Carpenter New builds and spec homes. Specialising in decking and fencing. Quality renovation work. Bathroom and Kitchens. All insulation work. Interior plastering. Property maintenace and your average handy mans job. Carpenter with a no job too big or small attitude. Reliable, efficient, proffessional and cost effective. Have access to quality subcontractors at fair rates too!

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Gilroy Middleton Landscapes & Contracting

Joined October 2019

At Gilroy Middleton Landscapes and Contracting we pride ourselves on our professional yet affordable Landscaping and Garden Maintenance Services in Christchurch, and the greater Canterbury region. We are a locally owned and operated registered business we believe through our transparent and professional approach to landscaping we can add elegance to your space. We specialize in landscap...

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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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Eastcoast Landscapes

Joined August 2020

We are a small family run landscaping business. We provide all aspects of residential and commercial landscaping and property maintenance. We are happy to provide a free quote. We have been established for 15 years and pride ourselves on high quality work. We do work in the Christchurch, Waimakariri and Hurunui areas.

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Veteran window cleaning and lawn mowing services

Joined September 2020

Good day, If you are looking for gleaming sparkling windows then I'm your Veteran. Or I can also help with mowing your lawns. I'm very professional and work hard to impress you with how clean your windows can be, or how tidy your lawn can be. I'm ex-British Army so pride myself on a job well done. Kind Regards Kevin Otton

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ogrady plastering

Joined September 2015

Hi there. Being plastering for last 13 years. We do all aspects of plastering work interior and exterior.new houses and renovations and also smaller jobs in patch work , Crack repair . Coving. We also do painting . And concrete work repair. Very good rates with quality finish

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renovationz ltd

Joined February 2010

We pride ourselves on being up front & honest with our clients, we take the time to listen to what you require & complete each job in a timely & professional manor.

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Brothers Landscapes

Joined August 2013

We have been a family business for the last 17 years and offer the complete landscaping and construction package from tree felling, ready lawn, irrigation, paving, retaining walls, fencing, decks, concreting, planting, renovations, new builds and much more. FREE quote to transform your section. Experienced, professional and on time. Phone Brothers Landscapes and Construction in Christchurch for a...

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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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Roman Building & Construction

Joined November 2016

Hi, we are Qualified Builder and Sub-Trade with Quality as First Priority in our job. We carry out New Build, Extension, Renovation, Landscaping, Project Management and Handyman/Maintenance. We give competitive quotes and endeavor to get job done on time with top quality. We look forward to provide Excellent Services for you !!

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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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JOAT property services

Joined November 2017

Hi, my company is composed of young fit D.I.Y thinking men who aren't afraid of getting stuck in and getting jobs done efficiently to a high standard for a reasonable price. With three and a half years of experience in the building industry and 5 years of garden care experience we can surely tackle the toughest of jobs. We offer free quotes so feel free to get in touch.

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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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Gracious Living Property Maintenance

Joined July 2016

Small enough to listen...Big enough to deliver! With 25+ years experience in ALL aspects of home renovations repairs & maintenance. In Summer we seem to do a load of gardening & landscaping but it certainly does not scratch the surface of what we do e.g. - Interior & exterior painting of house walls, trimmings & window frames - Wooden window frame repairs - Wall & floor tiling - PVC gutters...

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Ph Services

Joined September 2020

Hi I have been in the building game for over 15years, I specialise in bricklaying and and general construction. I’m starting on my own to do small jobs or jobs I am able to complete on my own so you don’t have to. I offer affordable prices and top quality work and I am very professional.

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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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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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