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Composite vs. Timber Decking

Posted 28/01/20

Composite or timber decking – which is better? To choose a suitable material for your project, we have gathered the key aspects to look at.

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Your Handy Fencing Guide For Common Issues & Repairs

Posted 01/10/21

If you want to repair your fence, or replace your fence all together, use this handy fencing guide to answer some of your biggest fencing questions.

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Creating Successful Indoor Outdoor Flow in Older Homes

Posted 05/01/17

Great indoor/outdoor flow is high on the must have list for many homeowners. But achieving this this can be a challenge in older homes... Summer weather just makes us want to head outdoors. Unfortunately, this is easier said than done for many homeowners with older homes. Older properties

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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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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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Retaining Walls 101 for Busy Homeowners and Future Developers

Posted 29/09/16

Retaining walls can be both functional and decorative features in a garden.  As structural engineering plays a part in their construction, they are best left to expert tradespeople. We take a look at what you need to know about retaining walls... What are retaining walls? The main purpose

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5 Steps to Transform Your Landscaping Dreams into a Backyard Reality

Posted 25/02/20

We’ve mapped out five actionable steps to transform your landscaping dreams to life and add value to your property.

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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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Your Ultimate Lawn Comparison Guide

Posted 30/04/21

If you’re wondering what type of lawn to go for, we’ve got you covered. Know what type of lawn best suits your needs, budget, and lifestyle.

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Latest landscaping case studies

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

Dream Backyard Makeover Creates The Perfect Space For Entertaining

After removing a tonne of ivy, this hidden gem went from completely overgrown to modern and manageable. See the transformation.

Why This Fence Gave One Christchurch Homeowner Peace of Mind

A homeowner shares how a fencing solution enhanced their safety and allowed peace of mind whenever they’re in the backyard.

Navigating Wet Lawns - One Family's Solution

Hiring Jared, from Firth Landscapes, for a few days work was the ideal solution to put an end to one family's soggy lawn crossings this winter...... The Job Liz needed a garden path extended. One already existed, but it stopped short of the lawn, which meant that every time anyone in her family went to the washing line, or woodshed, they had a stretch of often wet and muddy lawn to cross. Liz had the pavers to match her existing path, she had made the plan and measured up exactly where the path would go, all she needed was to find a willing tradie. The Solution It was during this search that she came across builderscrack.co.nz. She immediately liked the way only tradies interested in doing the job were presented to the homeowner. For Liz, who works full time, it meant she could cut out the time-consuming step of “cold-calling” tradies to see if they were even interested in her job. She decided to give this new way of finding a tradie ago, she posted her job, added

Garden Revamp: How Chris and Rochelle Transformed This Small Space

Read about a couple’s landscaping project where they work with an experienced tradie to give their small space a garden revamp.

NZ Decks: Here’s 5 Awesome Before and After Transformations

Check out these before and after deck photos from our homeowners, plus, we ask all the juicy questions to help get you in the know for your own project.

Overgrown Patio to Contemporary Deck: How Lex Doubled His Living Space

Find out how a contemporary deck project transformed a ‘cold and unused’ area to create indoor-outdoor flow.

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Paving Glenbrook

Posted 2 weeks ago

30m2 approx of concrete pavers 200 x 150 x 50 to lay in Glenbrook with easy access.. Initial base has been compacted but will require gap base and sand which can be delivered to site when required.

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Gravel pad installation

Posted 3 weeks ago

14.5 metre length 5 metre width gravel pad foundation for cabin.

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Retaining wall/fill/clearance

Posted 1 month ago

We have an area that needs to be cleared. Currently has a few tree stumps, weeds and hedging. We are wanting this to be cleared out, a retaining wall built then filled with soil in order for this to be turned into lawn. Length is approx 45 metres

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Straight /Flat Retaining Wall

Posted 2 weeks ago

Hello, Laurie from Houzzspec, I used to do alot of retaining and fencing myself for a living few years ago, but things changed and no longer do it. Looking for a couple of experienced guys to finish a 1.2mtr high retaining wall. 125 x 125 posts at 900mm centre's. I have preped the area by digger, strung a line and marked centre's, area is flat and straight slight slope at one end down about 500mm. I have the timber ready to go, if you have the gear to drill and concrete possibly get a...

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Driveway wooden edging

Posted 1 week ago

We are after someone to supply and install a thin, curved, ground treated, wooden edging along the side (probably just one side for now) of our metal driveway, approximately 70m long (TBC). We will be filling the drive with more decorative stones afterwards. To be completed asap.

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Retaining wall and concrete driveway

Posted 1 week ago

Need a retaining wall to remove sloping area and concrete poured for driveway.

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Landscaping round pool

Posted 1 month ago

Looking to finish landscaping around our pool. Includes a retained garden bed, paving and plantings. looking to be done by end of year and ready now

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Retaining wall - stone brick

Posted 5 days ago

Hi, looking for a quote to get retaining wall between two plots. It’s a small extension to an existing one ( as per photo attached). The area is bit of a slope so need to get a retaining wall to keep both the plots seperate.

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Advice and some help with structural layout

Posted 1 month ago

Advice on structure and plan for a simple landscape design. Lower end budget. Help with structural work. Advice on materials and plants. Price and details of what to action to be discussed after construction. Variable.

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Puke Hill landscaping project #2

Posted 1 month ago

Full landscaping project, on an acre section. Multiple steep banked areas that need landscaping tastefully. I'm looking for the plan only, and I'll carry out the project of planting and so forth. Hoping for a theme of buxus hedging, but with a distinct balance of ground cover and established trees. See picture, there are 5 distinct areas which the focus will be on (in solid colour). However we are also looking for other planting around the place to look the part.

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Outdoor Tiling

Posted 1 month ago

I have a small area of land off the end of my deck I would like paved to create a new area. It will go from the edge of the house out to the fence and stop short of the fence 400 ish. Mixed materials - Currently there is concrete outside the house, then a grassed area to cover. I would like it as low to the original height as possible, but understand tiles ontop of concrete will add some height. Area is 5m wide from the deck to the end of the path, and about 4400 to 4000 to the fence -...

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Landscaping

Posted 1 month ago

Need get head around new ideas and cost for residential landscaping...

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Landscape, Leveling

Posted 1 week ago

Please quote to level back yard where the load of topsoil can be seen. Front yard needs to be dug down +/-20mm and filled with decorative stone/ pebble. Job urgent as paneling needs to be removed for digger access before new house next door build starts.

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Tapered Retaining Wall

Posted 1 month ago

A retaining wall connecting from a current retaining wall tapering from approximately 600mm high to ground level - approx. 18m long with one corner.

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Paving/concreting

Posted 3 weeks ago

We need a paving/concrete around the edge of our garden ready for long concrete trogh planters. Approx 30-40cm around the edge and then down from the shed to the existing concrete pad and across in front of the shed by the drain. Ideally would like it done in the next few weeks so we can get our fake lawn in before Christmas.

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Landscaping and decking in Pokeno

Posted 2 weeks ago

I am looking to have some landscaping and decking done for my new build home in Pokeno (Hitchen side of the village). We are aiming to have a low maintenance and weed free garden/lawn as an outcome of the landcaping. For the decking, approximate area is 20 sqm (5x4).

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Puke Hill landscaping project

Posted 1 month ago

Full landscaping project, on an acre section. Multiple steep banked areas that need landscaping tastefully. I'm looking for the plan only, and I'll carry out the project of planting and so forth. Hoping for a theme of buxus hedging, but with a distinct balance of ground cover and established trees. See picture, there are 5 distinct areas which the focus will be on (in solid colour). However we are also looking for other planting around the place to look the part.

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Artificial grass for my backyard

Posted 3 weeks ago

I need a quote for installation 31 square meter Artificial grass at my back backyard. I am looking for good quality of synthetic grass. brand new house. I have attached to this project some pictures. Please let me know if you need more details/ pictures. Thanks, Alan from Pukekohe

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Artificial grass / synthetic turf

Posted 3 weeks ago

Hi guys, I need a quote for installation 31 square meter Artificial grass / synthetic turf at my backyard. I am looking for the best quality of synthetic turf in the market. Something with over 10-15 years warranty. It is a brand new house. I have attached to this project some pictures of my backyard. Please let me know if you need more details/ pictures. Thanks, Alan from Pukekohe

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Fix weeds on lawn.

Posted 1 month ago

Have lawn as in pics that has many weeds. Looking to fix lawn for appeal etc. Any ideas?

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Recent landscaping reviews

With over 210,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Landscaping design

Work carried out by the owner/operator

29th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Earthworks and retaining approx 26m

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th March 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 3
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Brick paving

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd September 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New country home landscape design

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Screen planting

Work carried out by the owner/operator

31st January 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Landscape Design

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Retaining wall required in Waiuku

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

small retaining wall

Work carried out by an employee of the company

25th March 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Plant Greselines hedge plants

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th May 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Joint paving for my garden+drive way

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th October 2021

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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E N Contracting Ltd

Joined April 2020

I am Eloni Navuni ,Director of EN Contracting we do any job of Drainage ,Excavation & Earthmoving,Landscaping. If you need excavation you are at the right place. We will deliver a professional, reliable and affordable excavation service. Show us what you want to achieve, and we can offer advice along with a free quote. Our excavation services include everything from small detailed excavations f...

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Pd Civil

Joined October 2021

Hello all, although Pd Civil a new company I have been in the building/civil industry for 25+ years. We aren't a one show company, Myself and my 2 nephews will get your job big or small done , give us a call.

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Mountfield Contracting

Joined July 2013

Hiya, we are a locally based small business run by Oli and Hailey. We specialise in residential and commercial landscape construction and property maintenance. We have been in business for over 14 years and cover the greater Auckland and Waikato areas.

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Unique Renovations

Joined July 2018

Unique Renovations Ltd specialize in commercial and residential renovations. We provide a wide range of building services. If you would like to discuss any of the renovation services that we offer, please get in touch with us. www. ... .nz

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SET Contractors Ltd

Joined April 2021

Hi we’ve been working in this industry for 15 years + very skilled and experienced. We will get your job done on time. Our guys show up and show out Quality workmanship while completing jobs on the budget. And we will do it at the most fair and reasonable price

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PA Service 2018 ltd

Joined September 2020

Core in Property maintenance which adds up lawn mowing, Gutter cleaning, Exterior cleaning, Window cleaning, Landscaping design, Gardening, Water blasting Handy Man & much more.

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Raj Earthworks

Joined November 2019

We Do: General Earth Works, Post Holes 200,300,400,500,600mm+, Rubbish Removal, Excavation, Drilling Horizontal and Vertical, Repairs, Handyman Work.

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Task

Joined December 2010

Hello, This is our purpose and services:- Carpentry Painting Fencing Retaining Walls Concreting Vinyl Floors Carpetting Kitchen Decking and Handrails Access Ramps and Pergolas We have a great team that meets quality,time and within approved costs. We respect the needs of our customers and we are honest with all our dealings

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Concrete Foundation NZ

Joined June 2018

Hi, I have been in the Concrete & Landscape business for more than 10 years. I specialise in Concrete driveways, house foundations, footpaths, stonewalls & landscaping.

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Erix Contracting Limited

Joined April 2016

Hi, I've been in the paving and tiling industry for the last 20 years and specialize in high end tiled staircases, pools, driveways, pathways ect. My work can be seen all around Auckland from queen street to wynyard quarter, botany town center, Sylvia park as well as a few of the recently upgraded train stations. We at Erix Contracting Limited, Paving Solutions pride ourselves in the quality...

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TotalCrete

Joined August 2020

Hi i am a jack of various trades in respects to outdoors/yardwork ranging from basic landscaping to timber fence builds. Concrete is my specialty with 20+ years experience under my belt from house slab flooring for new builds to smaller jobs such as footpaths or simple concrete repairs. I pride myself in my work and will endeavour to complete all opportunities given within deadlines at very compet...

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Marks Property Services

Joined December 2013

30+ years of construction experience in various fields. Decks, Fences, Gates, Balustrades, Pergolas built or repaired. General carpentry skills, bathroom & kitchen remodels, shop fitouts, Some design knowledge included. Other trade contacts include- tiler, plasterer, painter, electrician, plumber, builder, and affordable kitchen, bathroom & fencing suppliers. ... Modern timber & metal fencing...

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Lani

Joined August 2021

Hi, we've been building new houses and renovating old ones for the last 15 years. While we specialize in major renovation and new builds we also do smaller jons from time to time. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget.

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EDCnz

Joined March 2018

Hi, I am moving back, full-time, to Warkworth from Auckland and setting up again in Painting and Gib-stopping in the Rodney area. Any handyman work involved in the project can be undertaken on request. I have many years professional experience and can provide references for more recent work. I pride myself on a job done to the highest standard and am constantly seeking to improve myself in my wor...

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Express Civil

Joined November 2019

Hi, we have over 20 years of experience in civil works and landscaping. We do everything from site excavations and drainage to concrete and asphalt reinstatement. Not to mention fencing and retaining walls. Express aims to be the one stop shop for all your hard landscaping needs.

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Warren Gabb Certified Drainlayer

Joined November 2016

We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget.certifying drainlayer with30 years experience in drainlaying and excavation Certifying drain layer 33 years experience.. P e welding ticket

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Rongoa Landscapes LTD

Joined January 2020

Kia Ora, we have been doing landscaping and maintenance for the past 10 years. We specialise in residential and commercial garden maintenance, garden installation, tropical and native gardens, hedge trimming, lawn mowing, garden edging, excervation (digger and bob cat work) and more -including landscaping, softscaping and hardscaping. We also specialise in traditional garden ornaments carved by us...

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Ng earthworks Ltd

Joined September 2021

Hi, we are Small family business with many years of experience providing a High standard of workmanship and having an eye for detail , no job is too big or small for our motivated, fast and efficient team! We pride ourselves on giving a competitive quote and complete job on budget

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Muzz's Maintenance

Joined August 2018

Muzz's Maintenance Ltd is operated and owned by Mitchell Murray. We do all things property maintenance in Auckland but love working in nature! Mitch leads a diverse team that carry over 50+ years of collective experience in various types of yard work including; - Tree work - Soft Landscaping (planting + feeding) - Landscaping - Construction - Property sale prep - Garden Maintenance - H...

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TechWater Solutions

Joined March 2021

I am a certified water reticulation technician that is in water infrastructure industry going on 8yrs. I specialize in leaks on the water network that sprays like a tap flow to burst and flows like a river from roads/berms/footpath & driveways. My years on the field as I witness too many leaks, poor workmanship & standards from other contractors, clients getting ripped off and too many leak...

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