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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

Maintenance work

Posted 1 week ago

Hi, I have a couple of units in Raumanga and need some work done on them. Water blasting, gutter clean, replace rotten fascia, trim tree branches, install door stops, fix towel rail, fix window latch and safety latches, replace ranch slider handles and replace a kitchen cupboard door that has laminate peeling off. I'll be heading up from Auckland and am trying to get access from the tenants either Tuesday or Wednesday. I'm after a quote for the work that needs doing.

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Various

Posted 2 weeks ago

Repair fence Spot paint house Digging hole.$20 per hour

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Wash and clean car

Posted 3 months ago

With level 2 and me working from home, I would love for someone to wash and clean my car. Inside and out. Just normal car wash and water. No wax needed. Wipe down and vaccum Inside. Will need to bring own wash etc. I have hose and water. Standard car. Nissan qashqai. Just dusty. Not too dorty

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Hang curtain rods

Posted 3 months ago

Hi. I need one old blind taken down.. S new roller blind installed.. A curtain track installed plus a couple of hooks installed.

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Putting window back on hinges/fixing window fram

Posted 2 weeks ago

Must be winz supplier Fixing window frame and putting it back on hinges

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Remove roots & replace bricks & create a garden

Posted 3 months ago

I have had a tree removed but need the roots removed & bricks replaced. Plus create a raised garden over the tree area.

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Letter box

Posted 3 months ago

Need someone to put a letter box in for me

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House and driveway cleaning

Posted 2 months ago

Roof and house wash and Driveway water blasted

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Broken table

Posted 1 month ago

Needs leg fixed. It is a wooden table. Also a sewing table side panel needs fixing.

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Removing existing 4 drawers and kickboard

Posted 3 months ago

Removing existing drawers and partial kickboard for dishwasher installation to be done by plumber.

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Sleepout refresh

Posted 6 days ago

Painting walls and kitchen cupboards Lifting Lino in bathroom Lifting carpet in the main area

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Small repairs

Posted 1 day ago

Install door stop Replace curtain rail Filling holes , plaster and paint wall

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Odd jobs

Posted 3 months ago

Looking for some help with the following tasks: Removal and replacement of an old timber balustrade hand rail Removal of old washing line Installation of an earthquake bracket and insulation blanket to HWC Installation of a ground moisture barrier underneath the house Further information can be provided.

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Wash and clean car #2

Posted 2 months ago

With level 2 and me working from home, I would love for someone to wash and clean my car. Inside and out. Just normal car wash and water. No wax needed. Wipe down and vaccum Inside. Will need to bring own wash etc. I have hose and water. Standard car. Nissan qashqai. Just dusty. Not too dorty

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Odd Jobs

Posted 3 days ago

New door handle; put up curtain rail; new rope/pulley on Chinese laundry (hanging from ceiling); drill small hole into sideboard for electrical cable - screw door in on sideboard; quote to frame mattress area in caravan; screw in door on chicken coop; seal around kitchen bench; seal/edges on shower door/glass; new window latch; repairs to wooden rail fence; doorstops; possible leaking tap; etc

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Fill a hole on the wall in kitchen

Posted 3 months ago

We have removed an old rangehood / fan in the kitchen in our rental and the new rangehood vent didn’t cover the hole . We need somebody to fill the hole with insulation or foam and close up the wall with wood etc. make it look good . We are opened to any suggestion

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General Handyman needed for First Home Tidy Up!

Posted 2 weeks ago

Hi everyone, We are looking for a tradie (or multiple) to help us do some work to our first home. Stuff that needs to be done: -Retaining wall rebuild + fencing -Small plastering patch up jobs -Second bathroom had a high moisture reading on builders report. May need to remove shower and identify the problem. (This is our main priority that we would ideally like to sort out before Xmas as we have family staying.)

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Complete deck

Posted 3 weeks ago

Deck needs finishing..2 x 1.8 metre framed trallace to be installed..Beam to be placed on top of the 600mm trallace (already installed)so it can be used as seating.. wooden garden edging to be installed

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Moisture barrier installation in a few rentals

Posted 3 months ago

Install moisture barrier up to new tenancy standard . "Ground moisture barriers installed must either meet the specifications in NZS ... or achieve a vapour flow resistance of at least 50 MNs/g and be installed by an appropriate professional installer.

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Back door stop and latch

Posted 2 months ago

My back door is an aluminium security door. I would like to install a door stop and latch. The fitting I have is chrome. This will be fitted into a concrete base

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Recent handymen reviews

With over 180,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Carpentry? Joinery?

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th August 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 3
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Remove Rotary Clothesline


26th May 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Cat flap

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Replace silicon seal around kitchen bench

Work carried out by the owner/operator

11th February 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Fixing stuck sash window

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st August 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Replace soft board on ceiling with gib

Work carried out by the owner/operator

1st July 2020

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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box13 ltd

Joined October 2016

hi , we have been renovating properties for 20 years , from fitting new bathrooms & kitchens , plastering , painting , paper hanging , artistic decorating , tiling to landscaping & landscape construction including decks & patios ,verandas , gazebos & pergolas & custom made outdoor kitchens

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Reece Dean construction

Joined October 2016

Hi, we've been speacialising in renovating and building houses for 12+ years. We also take on the smaller jobs from time to time. We are professional, passionate and we pride ourselves on providing competitive prices and finishing jobs on time and on budget.

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Northscape

Joined March 2017

Northscape, a premier team that provides a comprehensive suite of premium landscape solutions to 'create your ultimate outdoor environment' Northscape scope of activities are in the Far North, Bay of Islands, Whangarei, Regions and the services we offer to you are: - Landscape Design - Sourcing Plants & Landscape Materials - Planting, Bark or Mulching of Gardens - Lawn Installation (...

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LDW Build&Maintenace

Joined April 2019

Hi We specialise in general property maintenance, external carpentry to the smaller finishing jobs and internal carpentry if your property needs to go on the market or you need to tidy things up cost effectively before renting out or simply just need work done on your property then don’t hesitate to give us a call. We are a small locally owned business and very professional we pride ourselves...

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Allens Group Ltd

Joined April 2017

Allens Group is a Whangarei-based company that offers a range of professional services for maintenance of residential and commercial properties. Allens Group specialises in roof restorations, moss and mould treatments, high-pressure cleaning, gutter cleans and interior and exterior painting – almost anything that is required around your home or business. Allens Group is dedicated to providing c...

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Southern star building and maintenance Ltd

Joined May 2018

We are a small but growing business who take on all general maintenance and carpentry work in and around your property. All jobs undertaken from small to large. Workmanship and quality guaranteed. We offer competitive quotes and meeting of deadlines.

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Jordan Building Services Ltd

Joined June 2020

We are a new company offering a professional building experience with more than 25 years experience and a licensed builder in charge,your project will be in good hands. We specialise in smaller renovations ad additions, where quality workmanship is paramount.

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Anthony Rawlinson construction limited

Joined February 2019

I have over 24 years as a carpenter working in both the commercial buildings and residential in the uk and new New Zealand I work to a high standard and have great at problem solving

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Gutter Man Pro

Joined July 2020

Hi, I have been working with gutters for over 5 years. I specialise in Disposal/Repair/Installation/Clean & Flush/Paint of : -Gutters -Valleys -Downpipes -Fascia -Soffits -Other external areas relating to gutters e.g roof restoration I believe it's important to mention that I have my height and safety licence, I work with a harness, portable scaffolding system, ladders and planks, hi...

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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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Wheelie Klean NZ ltd

Joined May 2016

Professional jet wash cleaning. Whether it be wheelie bins, driveways, houses, or commercial businesses we can clean it! We also do chewing gum removal from all surfaces as well as gutter cleaning, section clearing, lawn mowing and any other odd job that you may require around your home or business. We now specialize on installing the all New Gutter Foam that keeps your gutters clean and clear....

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Blair building

Joined March 2015

hi,weve been building new homes for thorne group for ten years.We specialise in new homes and renovations and will work hard to achieve all budgets and timeframes.A content and happy customer is our priority.

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Betterbuild Limited

Joined April 2010

20 years in the building industry. Fully qualified build. Competitive prices. New Homes, Renovations, Decks, Bathrooms, Kitchens, fences we do it all. Quality guaranteed. No hidden costs. Certified builder and lbp registured - New Homes - Alterations - Extentions - Decks - Bathrooms We do it all!

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Hawke Property Developments Ltd

Joined February 2009

We provide qualified building and maintenance work in Kerikeri and surrounding areas, specialising in alterations, additions, renovations for private home owners, landlords, and commercial interests. We also provide customised building tasks, along with maintenance and repairs. If you are looking to renovate to sell and market your home, or to enhance your lifestyle, or get repairs done, c...

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Northland drainage ltd

Joined August 2019

Hi, welcome to Northland Drainage. We specialise in new and existing house drainage, repairs and alterations. We pride ourselves on delivering quality workmanship. Call us for a free quote.

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A&C CONTRACTORS NZ LIMITED

Joined May 2019

We are specialized in new builds and renovation, and we also do smaller jobs from time to time. We take pride in what we do and we make sure that whatever we do, will meet our client's needs. We provide competitive quotes and try to complete the jobs on budget. We always make sure that we hit our deadlines. We are here to help you along the way and to turn that piece of paper into reality. We woul...

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Glen Welding & Fabrication

Joined July 2020

Certified welder ASNZS 9606 Welding of steel, aluminum, and can do stainless Certified limited electrical EAS ... Tool repairs and electrical test and tag.

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discount projects

Joined June 2016

Hi, I look for small projects to complete on weekends and evening where possible such as decks, aluminium joinery installation, fences, painting and much more. Service is provided at a reasonable rate.

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JC BUILD

Joined May 2020

Qualified builder, new builds, renovations small or large. Decks, retaining walls, pergolas, carports. For all your carpentry needs, I take pride in my workmanship and taking care of my clients needs. Always happy to hear what you need done. For a free quote get in touch. Cheers

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AB Building

Joined January 2019

Hi, previously trading as Blood Sweat and Tears, partner has moved on now trading on my own. I can provide competitive quotes for a variety of work and I will try to work within your time frame.

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