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Homeowners Guide to Summer Proofing Your Deck

Posted 23/02/17

Our skin isn't the only thing that needs protecting from the harsh New Zealand sun, our decking needs protection too. To keep your deck looking great, we’ve put together this handy guide on summer proofing your deck... How to keep your deck looking like new Summer brings more traffic and o

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Essential Swimming Pool Maintenance To Do This Summer

Posted 22/12/16

There’s nothing like taking a dip in your own swimming pool. Kiwi summers and the backyard swimming pool go hand in hand. But do you know what essential swimming pool maintenance it will require?... Top 5 swimming pool maintenance tips Kids, adults and even dogs love a good swim during summe

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What Should You Do After a Damaging House Fire?

Posted 11/05/17

A house fire is a devastating experience, regardless of the amount of damage. Your first instinct may be to begin the clean-up and repair work, but there are several key things to work through first... Five things to do after a house fire There are five important tasks for you to do, if yo

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This is How your Gutters and Spouting Could be Damaging your Home (and what to do about it)

Posted 28/06/19

Guttering and spouting do more than take rainwater away, they are essential for a healthy, happy home. Read on to learn signs that indicate issues, and tips for resolving damage... What damage could my guttering be causing? Externally: A sagging gutter will damage your home’s fascia. P

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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 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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Decking - Choosing the Right Material for Your Home

Posted 28/09/17

Timber is the most obvious choice for building a deck but we there are two more popular options that are worth some consideration. We take a look... Types of Decking Materials There are three main types of materials used when building a deck: timber, concrete and composite timber. Timber

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Tips on Repairing Your Home After an Earthquake

Posted 27/04/17

In the days and weeks after an earthquake, priorities turn towards repairing the damage to your home. We've put together this handy guide to give you some tips on repairing your home after an earthquake... Your first step should be to contact the Earthquake Commission and your insurance c

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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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Earthquake Preparedness - Is Your Home Secure?

Posted 30/03/17

Earthquakes are unpredictable and the best form of defence is to be prepared. Keeping a well-stocked survival kit with food, water and other essential supplies is one way we can care for our family after a shake. We can also prepare our homes too, we take a look at ways you and your family can g

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Latest handymen case studies

Discover in-depth, ways which our homeowners have used Builderscrack to shape their house into the home of their dreams.

More Than Meets The Eye: The Bosch Robot and The Handyman Lending A Hand

Exciting and unique jobs often pass through Builderscrack. A member of our customer service team spotted this one... and we knew we had to share it. Kustom Design Studio posted a job looking for a Handyperson to help take down and assemble a massive robot. This robot was created by Bosch with the help of Kustom Design Studio. The robot is made out of Bosch power tools and has been travelling around New Zealand. The tradie, found through Builderscrack, was tasked with helping to take down the robot which was residing in Bunnings Shirley and then assembling it back up at the AMI Stadium for the Crusaders Games. Quite the celebrity robot!

Homes On Show - Save My Bathroom

Behind every job there is a story. This one starts with a homeowner, and a vision to renovate her bathroom from an outdated 1970’s relic to a modern, clean, and functional bathroom. The Dilemma The story starts with Joanne and her first tradie, a referral from a friend. The tradie seemed great. The homeowner and the tradie agreed that Joanne would buy everything that was needed for the bathroom, and the tradie gave her a cost to install and renovate to her plan. Fast forward three months and the tradie was nowhere to be seen and uncontactable. With the goods for her bathroom waiting in Mitre 10 and a loan taken out for the project, Joanne was desperate to get the job underway. The Solution “I spoke to someone at work, saying I didn’t know what to do. I needed to have my bathroom renovated, and my colleague said, have you put it on Builderscrack? Then they showed me how Builderscrack works, how to log on and use the site. I put the advert on the next day, and within two

More Than Meets The Eye: The Bosch Robot and The Handyman Lending A Hand

Exciting and unique jobs often pass through Builderscrack. A member of our customer service team spotted this one... and we knew we had to share it. Kustom Design Studio posted a job looking for a Handyperson to help take down and assemble a massive robot. This robot was created by Bosch with the help of Kustom Design Studio. The robot is made out of Bosch power tools and has been travelling around New Zealand. The tradie, found through Builderscrack, was tasked with helping to take down the robot which was residing in Bunnings Shirley and then assembling it back up at the AMI Stadium for the Crusaders Games. Quite the celebrity robot!

Homes On Show - Save My Bathroom

Behind every job there is a story. This one starts with a homeowner, and a vision to renovate her bathroom from an outdated 1970’s relic to a modern, clean, and functional bathroom. The Dilemma The story starts with Joanne and her first tradie, a referral from a friend. The tradie seemed great. The homeowner and the tradie agreed that Joanne would buy everything that was needed for the bathroom, and the tradie gave her a cost to install and renovate to her plan. Fast forward three months and the tradie was nowhere to be seen and uncontactable. With the goods for her bathroom waiting in Mitre 10 and a loan taken out for the project, Joanne was desperate to get the job underway. The Solution “I spoke to someone at work, saying I didn’t know what to do. I needed to have my bathroom renovated, and my colleague said, have you put it on Builderscrack? Then they showed me how Builderscrack works, how to log on and use the site. I put the advert on the next day, and within two

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

Erecting outdoor blinds

Posted 2 months ago

We have bought 2x clear outdoor blinds for our existing pergola - but need help putting these up. The outdoor pergola will need some additional timber to be able to put these up correctly. We'll need someone to come and look at what is required and then get the necessary timber etc in place before putting them up.

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Catio

Posted 3 months ago

Catio in backyard. Made of wood and wire netting with wooden shelves inside for cat (large) to sit and sleep on. Height 180cms (maximum height permitted by body corporate), width 190cms, length 290cms to 390cms. If length is 290cms, catio would be built over concrete. If more than 290cms, it would extend from the concrete onto plastic, interlocking outside tiles. See photo attached. Catio would need to be stand alone, but would be built against the fence at the back of the photo, and against the...

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Moving in & need help hanging stuff #2

Posted 2 months ago

Hello, we are moving in on 21 Dec and I need help hanging blinds and putting up a tv bracket. We won’t be moving in till later in day so would need to start at approx. 4pm and would be a couple of hours work

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CLOTHES LINE ATTACHED TO HOUSE OR FENCE

Posted 3 months ago

CLOTHE LINE POST SNAPPED MAY NEED NEW POSTS AND CLOTHES LINE AGAINST HOUSE OR FENCE

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Railing

Posted 2 months ago

I need a railing like one shown added to existing deck.

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Driveway Pothole Repair

Posted 3 months ago

We are looking for a handyman to fill in the potholes up our driveway, ideally within the next week or two. Have purchased bags of permanent asphalt repair in preparation and now need someone to complete the job.

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LIFT PAVING STONES AND RAISE

Posted 4 months ago

PAVING STONES HAVE SUNK AND THEY NEED TO BE LIFTED AND RAISED SO ITS EASIER TO CUT GRASS

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Secure garden surround

Posted 2 months ago

Need a Handy person to secure garden edging

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Shelving and blind install

Posted 3 months ago

Looking for someone to put up brackets and to cut down and install two shelves. Also to put up a Venetian blind. Photo shows window for the blind, shelving to go in corner to the left of the window.

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Kitchen cabinet door fix

Posted 1 month ago

Hi. The kitchen cabinet low level door is complete with hinges but the wood the screws need to fix into cannot hold the screws any longer. Needs fixing!

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Property Security Upgrades #13

Posted 3 months ago

Women's Refuge is looking for handymen, builders or electricians for jobs to strengthen our client's properties. Work includes: replacing glass doors with solid, installing solar lights and window safety stays, changing locks. Police vetting required.

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J Drake

Posted 3 months ago

Re stain small shed. I have had Haydyn work for me and was pleased with results.

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Help required to reline a relocated villa

Posted 2 weeks ago

Put brand new Gib onto freshly stripped walls. Archetrave needs replacing too.

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Shelf

Posted 2 weeks ago

I want a small shelf put up in the kitchen,

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Moving in & need help hanging stuff

Posted 2 months ago

Hello, we are moving in on 21 Dec and I need help hanging blinds and putting up a tv bracket. We won’t be moving in till later in day so would need to start at approx. 4pm and would be a couple of hours work

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Weatherboard repairs

Posted 3 weeks ago

Inspect and patch repair exterior weatherboard cladding as required, in preparation for full exterior repaint.

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Monthly Handyman Job - 5 hours per month

Posted 1 month ago

I need someone to come in once per month and do odd jobs. From re-nailing a deck, to fixing a tap, to putting up pictures etc.

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Roof repair

Posted 2 months ago

Temporary repair to roof. We need a batten placed along the side edge of a second story roof where the Polypropylene roofing has come adrift as a temporary fix until the whole roof is re-roofed next year. Will require ladder or may need temporary scaffold. Uncertain of job cost, just need it refastened.

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Labourer Needed

Posted 3 months ago

We are looking for a handyman to do the following: - Install Insulation in 2 small builds. Its a new build, modular home. (60sqm & 20sqm) - Fix units to the foundations. The main corners will be fixed, then we are needing someone to fix the rest.

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Install Clear Perspex

Posted 1 month ago

To replace 6 x clear polycarbonated sheets outside area

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Recent handymen reviews

With over 186,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Install mirrored cabinet in bathroom

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th June 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Concrete fiber cladding repair

Work carried out by the owner/operator

25th July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Small odd jobs plus small amount of gibbing and making small set of steps

Work carried out by the owner/operator

22nd May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install new clothesline on concrete wall

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Erecting outdoor blinds

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Odd jobs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th November 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

General handyman work for rental maintenance and repairs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Various small maintenance jobs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th July 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Clothesline

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th August 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Railing


20th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

ReFix kitchen sink

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th May 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Reception Desk

Work carried out by an employee of the company

1st May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Fix It handyman

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th September 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Hand clearing gutters and water blasting rooves

Work carried out by the owner/operator

27th October 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New back door installed with dog door cut into it. #2

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th June 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

small handyman tasks

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Various handyman tasks

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Find Handymen in Kapiti Coast

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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Skinner n Skinner building company

Joined September 2010

Hi, We've been building new houses and renovating old ones for the last 15 years. We've been in wellington for the last 15 years and have worked on jobs around the city as well as in regional parts of wellington. While we specialize in major renovations and new builds we also do smaller jobs from time to time. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We prid...

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Matt Goosen limited

Joined July 2020

Kia Ora, we are the right team for your job. While we mainly specialise in new builds we also take other jobs on, these include renovations (big or small), landscaping, concrete and earthworks. We take pride in ensuring we meet deadlines And ensuring the work is finished to a high quality.

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Murphy and Co Construction

Joined July 2020

Qualified carpenter with 11 yrs experience. Pride myself on quality craftsmanship and attention to detail. Spent my time Specializing in architectural new builds/renovations. Yet Have extensive knowledge and experience doing everything from repiling to reroofing and just about everything in between. No job too small, get in contact now.

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Global Partnership and Development Ltd

Joined July 2012

Global Partnership and Development Ltd The Art of House Flipping, Renovation, and Design Your Assets Matter! We, therefore, focus on durability and quality. Global Partnership and Development Ltd has supported more than 100 micro business entrepreneurs in the least developed countries. Why us? We have completed houses in Hamilton, Taupo, Tokoroa, Rotorua, Tauranga, Putaruru, Cambridge, a...

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Newton Roofing

Joined March 2014

Hi. At Newton Roofing we’ve got you covered – from leaky roof repairs to severe storm damage roof restoration to a complete re roof. We have a long history as trusted roofing contractors in the residential roofing and building maintenance sectors. you can rely on Newton Roofing to deliver quality workmanship and excellent customer service. We provide a wide range of quality services for cust...

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Datasoft

Joined September 2020

Hello , We have been building timber fences for last 2 years in affordable rates. We provide quick free quotes. We also do Concreting, asphalting, general house maintenance and renovations.We are very professional and hard work to meet deadlines for project completion.

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Bespoke Wooden Solutions Ltd

Joined January 2018

Outdoor living solutions: gates, decks, fences, planter boxes and bar leaners to name a few. We specialise in the local manufacture and installation of wooden gates - and other landscape construction work. We also do flatpack assembly (including kitchens). QUOTES : We cannot come and do face to face quotes during lock down, Instead we are happy to do virtual meetings via zoom video or use p...

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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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Goodall MetalWorks Ltd

Joined January 2021

Hey there, I am a qualified Engineer for all your engineering needs, I am also mobile so can come to you. Some of the things I do include but are not limited to . •On-site Welding •Repairs •Maintanance •Fabrication •Gates

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AllTradeChris

Joined March 2016

Hi, I've been in the trades for over twenty years, and really love what I do. Whilst I used to do some large projects mainly in commercial roofing, nowadays I prefer to do smaller jobs for homeowners - I originally trained as a painter, however I've worked in most trades, from landscaping, building, tiling, to waterproofing, roofing.... there's not a lot I haven't done over the years. That means y...

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Vapor construction ltd

Joined October 2013

Hi, we've been building new homes and renovating old ones for the some time now , while we specialise in renovations and new builds we also do smaller jobs from design and build bathrooms to landscaping. We pride ourselves on completing your project to a high standard and within budget.

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Brady Building Consultants LTD

Joined April 2020

For all types of construction projects, ranging from large building projects to residential renovations, can benefit from the services of a specialist quantity surveyor or project manager. We manage all costs related to your build; negotiate for the best materials and labour at the most fair and reasonable price; tender analysis, estimation and contract administration. If you want the best possibl...

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Waterproof protect

Joined August 2020

Hi, Waterproof protect are experienced applicators of internal and external waterproofing membranes for tiles, decks and retaining walls. As experts in this industry, we will assess your job and recommend a waterproofing solution best for your project. We have over 10 years experience working in the industry and are good at what we do. We are here to help. We also do small tiling work, fe...

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Elite Building services

Joined June 2010

Qualified carpenter with 18 years experience. Need a quality, on budget and on time builder? Brent at Elite Building Services can take care of any project, be it a kitchen or bathroom makeover, tiling, re piling, renovations/extensions or a complete house build. I will give you a comprehensive quote at a competitive price, also offering project managment services and building consultation...

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S James Contracting

Joined September 2019

Hi there, I'm a general handyman and a bit of a perfectionist. Whilst I dont have decades of experience, I am trustworthy, knowledgeable and skilled in all things renovating.

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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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sharay limited

Joined October 2017

Welcome all. As a small business our focus tends toward general handyman repair roles ,garden weeding/tidy up,and home ventilation install/sale with expert advice available .Our goal is your satisfaction so help us help you.Thanks.

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Handyman Plus

Joined August 2018

Hi there , I'm available to do any general Handyman Work, Gib Board repairs / Click Clank Laminate Flooring / Painting Interior and Exterior / Fencing / Decking / Touch up Plastering / general non compliance building work / Water Blasting / Fitting Doors and Hardware / Skirtings etc . l have been doing this on and off for some 40 odd years . l have also completed a number of per...

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Horn's Construction

Joined October 2017

Horn's Construction We provide quality work done at a high standard. We do all building work and guarantee all our work.We are able to complete all jobs, no job is to small.

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Essential Services Wellington trading as Property Solutions Wellington

Joined February 2017

Hi I provide quality maintenance solutions with prompt service and high quality workmanship a priority please read my reviews placed by satisfied customers. I look forward to meeting you assisting you with your needs. Jobs completed on time and on budget.

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