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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

Patch 2 holes in wall and replacing hinges on garden shed

Posted 2 weeks ago

I am looking for a handyman can to patch 2 holes in walls ( after air cons were removed ) and colour matched paint both interior (white) and exterior ( concrete stucco wall - creamy yellowish ) and replacing hinges on one of garden shed at same time. 2 holes size are similar but not measured, it was for air con pipes went through inside to outside. ( the picture is with the air con, but it is removed now )

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Sliding door problems

Posted 3 weeks ago

We have a sliding doors on our cupboard which has come off the tracks and needs to be re-mounted. That some remedial work will be required to fix the problem permanently. We need this fixed as soon as possible so we can access our clothes

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Replace door handles x7

Posted 6 days ago

Replace internal door handles. Note that the doors have existing holes that are too small for the new handles. They’ll need to be clamped with a piece of wood for the hole saw to work.

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Paving outdoor area about 20 square metres.

Posted 7 hours ago

ASAP Before December 9th I require a flat area about 20 square metres to be paved with large non slip tiles.

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Lisa #2

Posted 3 days ago

Replace wood on railings, check window flashing and replace if necessary. Fix toilet seat.

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Tidy up for House sale

Posted 2 weeks ago

Looking for someone to plaster some patched holes that have been gibbed on one wall, fix up some skirting painting on one room and paint a door. Not a big job but a few hours work for someone who wants it? i could do it but running out of time as keen to get it done this next week

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Spa Stairs

Posted 1 week ago

Wooden, flat pack, 3 tier stairs designed for our spa. Each step is approximately 8 inches high with 11” treads.. The stairs come with instructions. Very simple job, just need someone that knows what they are doing. Need the job done ASAP, this week preferably so we can access our spa with ease.

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Install Caster Wheels on Upright Piano

Posted 1 day ago

Need to install 4 caster wheels on the bottom of a upright piano. To attach the wheels, the piano may need to be either hoisted up or laid on its back. Avoiding damage to the floors is *important*. Each caster wheel may require 4 wood screws. I do not currently have these screws and caster wheels but could easily obtain them if required. Quote is welcome, so the required stuff could be decided and purchased then.

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Two-Steps Stairs on Deck & Placing Gutter Guard #2

Posted 3 days ago

We need someone helping to: 1) replace the two-steps small wooden stair on the deck; and 2) putting the gutter guard that had part of it fell off the gutter back to the gutter securely.

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Septic tank cover #2

Posted 1 week ago

Looking for some help for block work helping cover our septic tank.

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Sand windows

Posted 3 weeks ago

I need someone to sand our windows, some are very high. I've counted 14 windows. I didn't know how much to put as I've never had sanding done hence the $100 (obviously this isnt what i expect to pay)

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Wall Repairs - dent

Posted 2 days ago

Renter here have made a small dent in wall approx 30mm x 15mm in size, fairly shallow - needs filling and quick paint - wall colour creamy white but white will do

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Container modification

Posted 1 hour ago

Need cutting container for putting windows and doors . Simple Wired, plumbing, .... Many thanks

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Bits and bobs

Posted 1 week ago

Take down a blind, put 2 blinds up. Fix a small gate that has fallen off the hinges. Put fire alarms up. Put a latch on a windowsill. Fix a small hole in a door.

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Putting up a pergola

Posted 1 week ago

We have purchased an aluminium pergola that we would like help putting up. It is 3mx4m going into a wooden deck.

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Two-Steps Stairs on Deck & Placing Gutter Guard

Posted 2 weeks ago

We need someone helping to: 1) replace the two-steps small wooden stair on the deck; and 2) putting the gutter guard that had part of it fell off the gutter back to the gutter securely.

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Fix crack in wall

Posted 6 days ago

a tiny piece of the wall was cut out. I dropped my computer and it hit the wall. i need it done friday 20th or 23 rd the latest. it probably needs a wee bit of plaster then some paint. i have the paint. i can send a better picture if someone texts me ...

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Damage to wall in room and bathroom #2

Posted 2 weeks ago

I had a leak that was fixed by a plumber. Now I have holes in the wall (gib) in the bedroom plus a carpet that needs to be refitted in the corner. I also have a part of the wall in the bathroom that needs to be gibbed and tiled.

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Spouting Installation, Fascia repair, ranch slider repair

Posted 3 weeks ago

Looking for an affordable handyman to do re-spouting (the house is split story), repair of damaged timber fascia & weatherboard cladding, repair of ranch slider roller & installing new lock (slide door), replacing timber scriber of a window. fixing the support post of the carport .

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Leak Board and batton House

Posted 2 weeks ago

Double storey Board and batton house leaking internally above ranch slider doors.

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Recent handymen reviews

With over 179,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Odd jobs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th November 2020

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 5
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 5
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 5
Communication
 5

Hanging Pictures / artwork and Mirror

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd July 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Repairs to panels/door on outside of house

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

A few jobs around the house

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd October 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 3
Communication
 5

Clearing out basement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

31st October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Sink bench top

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Water filter tap change

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th September 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Installation of wall art

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Access to window seat and building extra shelves

Work carried out by the owner/operator

31st October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Sofit fix

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th September 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Internal door adjustments

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Odds and Sods


28th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Assemble Furniture

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Putting up a pergola

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th November 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Barrowing scoria to a retaining wall from trailor

Work carried out by a subcontractor

13th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Assembling furniture in office


30th September 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Sliding door rehung and repaired

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th August 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install clothes line on fence

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Door Sanding

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck repairs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

29th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Find Handymen in North Shore

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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Onsite Assembly and Repairs Ltd

Joined April 2019

I specialize in kit-set / flat-pack assembly and provide services of a handyman. I assemble cupboards, book shelves, beds, shoe racks, dining set, lounge set, bedroom set, shelves, outdoor and indoor furniture, basketball hoop, kids playhouse, garden shed...Anything that comes in a flat-pack. I repair and replace fences including posts and palings, window and door locks, window and door hin...

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AWM Limited

Joined January 2018

AWM Ltd is an Asbestos and Methamphetamine removal company which is licensed with WorkSafe to remove both Class A & Class B contaminated material. Asbestos can be found in textured ceilings, cladding, fencing , lino and roofing in both residential and commercial areas. We have our own Supervisors and a Telarc Certified Safety Management System in place. Services Include: * Supply testing f...

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CP Ltd CML

Joined August 2015

"Love where you live...renovate" Hi,we've been building new houses and renovating old ones for the last 14 years.While we specialise in major renovations and new builds we do smaller jobs from time to time. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines and clients expectations. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget. Qualified and...

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ViFi Limited

Joined October 2020

Hi i am an experienced tradesperson but new to builders crack. I am well versed with handyman tasks and pride myself with doing a professional job which I try and deliver on time. I have attached a few few pictures of my recent work. In addition to the pictures where I cant show the before and after I would like to add that I do, TV/Projector wall mounts including running wires through the walls...

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Nick's Gutters & Paint

Joined March 2017

Hi, my name is Nick, I am operating Nick's gutters & paint. I started to work on roofs 16 years ago. I have experience in most types of roofs. My experience includes re-roofs, roof and gutter cleaning, re-nailing, rust treatment, leaks, roof painting, gutter installation, replacing of tiles, pointing work on tile roofs, house painting and more. My quotes are fair. I am honest and reliable. I...

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Hard Road Concrete and Civil

Joined January 2013

Hi, i have 30 years experience in concrete work,driveways, paths, exposed agregate and coloured concrete, plus kerb an channel. I also do small drainage work, metal prep, carkparks aswell as retaining walls,building,and paving cobbles, aswell as landscaping.Big or small, we do it all, FREE QUOTE. Note: i am in the 200 plus jobs club,on builders crack!! Regards Norm Noakes M.D C,CW, NZ.

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RD Property Contracting

Joined November 2011

RD Property Contracting Ltd are property handy men we are able to do a wide range of jobs from General Maintenance to landscaping and some plumbing work Rubbish removals and painting , Digger work , Demo work , Fencing , Deck work so if you ask we will tell you what else we can do.

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All Things Maintenance

Joined October 2020

Hard working and result driven Professional with 20 years of experience in minor and complicated task yet budget friendly by working with different options that the market has to offer.

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A Tradesman

Joined June 2014

Hi everyone Our qualified and experienced team have been in the Glazing industry for over 15 + years dealing with all Glass repairs and Glass supply for commercial and residential properties. We repair all broken glass in Aluminium frames / Steel frame / wood frame We install and supply all types of glass from Skylights, Double Glaze Units, Safety Laminate Glass, Sound Proof, Mirrors,...

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HaydenWills

Joined September 2013

I am licensed builder with 20 years experience in all aspects of building work including renovations bathrooms, kitchens, new builds, maintenance and repairs. I strive for the highest standard through out all my jobs and will always listen to clients needs and offer advise on all queries. I pride myself on finding the most cost effective solutions for all the big and small projects.

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M&E renovation

Joined May 2019

I am a solo trader. Ive been renovating houses for the last 10 years. I am currently working as a builder coordinator in a renovation company. I am very professional and always fair to my clients. Every clients Deserve a high quality workmanship. All types of Job. i started from the lowest position in construction industry, meaning no job too small for me. You will have honest advise b...

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Quick Fix Handyman

Joined April 2019

Odd jobs piling up around the house? Or selling your house or renovating it. We can do it all Install, maintain, repair, clean and paint to a finish. Hire a handyman to get it all fixed or maintained. Free Quotes on, whether it's ; Computer repairs, Furniture repair, Appliance, TV HiFi setup installation, Fix & Maintenance, TV Antenna and Dish (Diagnostic, Installation & Repair) Plumbin...

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Gomobi contracting

Joined June 2020

Hi I am a handy man working across the greater North Island doing odd jobs. I specialize in all Exterior/Interior Prep & Painting but am available for all handy man jobs. There are 2 of us here at Gomobi contracting..including Tyrone who specializes in Gibstopping. Our refs are excellent and my finished work guaranteed 100%

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Projects

Joined July 2010

German Master-Cabinetmaker, since 40 years. I think, there is nothing I haven' t made allready. Challange me. Give me some extrordinary job to do and I will do it with attention to detail! Cheers, Franz. (Master Cabinetmaker)

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Those Guys Property Services

Joined September 2020

Hi, we've been in the property maintenance and renovation for over 15 years with a whole range of skill sets. While we enjoy tackling bathroom, kitchen and general renovations, we do take the time to help out with the smaller things to make your life easier. We are very professional, meet deadlines for project completion and definitely work hard. We take pride in our competitive pricing and quotes...

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TimberFox Floors

Joined July 2019

Hi, We run a Property Maintenance & flooring company trading as TimberFox Floors. The works we do : We supply & Install Carpets Laminate, solid wood, Enggineering wood, Vinyl Planks, Tiles, Carpet Tiles Vinyl sheets & do all kind of floor preparations. Interior & exterior Paintings Gutter cleaning Gib fixing Gib stopping Lagging work for plumbers to apartments Soundproofin...

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Geo kitchens and wardrobes

Joined July 2019

Geo kitchens and wardrobes are a small family business focusing on unique and custom cabinetry projects. We can handle any job from start to finish providing all the services for building plumbing and electrical etc. Your idea from sketch to relality. Talk to us about your dream space and projects.

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Triple A Renovations & More

Joined December 2018

Hi, I have a few years of experience in general renovations and repairs I have now gone into the trade full time and can get your job done within budget and on time.

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Apex Tree Services

Joined June 2011

A passionate Arborist Horticulturalist with over 30 yrs experience Qualified working with plants and trees totally professional all work undertaken hedges removals shaping view restoration etc very competive rates All work considered

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Dragon Maintenance Ltd

Joined September 2013

Hi, my name is Jason and part of a family run business from Wales in the UK. I have 20+ years experience in the Building & Construction Industry. Qualified as an Electrician and Joiner with experience in other trade backgrounds. Now living in New Zealand we are continuing to provide a high quality service in Building, Renovation, Installation, Preventative Maintenance & General Maintenance, Ind...

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