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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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6 Smart Tips for Hiring a Gardener You Can Use Right Now

Posted 15/09/16

Hiring a gardener may seem like a luxury for some, but having your garden tended to on a regular basis can be a game changer for many homwowners. Freeing up time and allowing space to do the other jobs our modern lives demand... We’ve gathered our best 6 tips to make hiring a gardener

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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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Latest landscaping case studies

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

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.

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.

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.

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

Paver path

Posted 1 week ago

60 ln m 450 x 450 firth stepping stone paver path will need to prepare base and lay pavers.

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Synthetic Grass

Posted 6 days ago

Removal of existing grass, levelling the ground and laying synthetic grass

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Basic Landscaping/New Plants/Maintenance

Posted 1 month ago

House has just been taken over and requires general care and maintenance to the whole garden area, basic repairs to garden beds, new plants in some areas, some mulching etc.

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Lawn upgrade

Posted 6 days ago

Removing existing grass, trimming of ground and levelling, top up with topsoil and fertilizers as required and placing of laying of ready turf/lawns - 15-20sqm area.

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Preparation only for artificial grass

Posted 3 days ago

Approx 32sqm rectangular section of lawn that we need dug out and prepped for artificial lawn (installer not required) as per industry requirements. Very gentle slope across 32sqm. Looking for someone that can ideally do this in the next month or two.

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Paving + decking + fencing

Posted 3 weeks ago

I’d like to organise someone to complete 3x jobs. I need a section on our new build paved, another section decked and a small fence built. Detailed measurements and photos of the section are shown in the attached photos. Please get in touch if you’d like any further clarifications.

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Concreting, weeding and re-laying, tidy up

Posted 2 weeks ago

Hi there. Pic 1 bottom of clothesline: looking at tidy up, relaying weed matting and fresh pebbles. Pic 2 and 4: looking at taking out existing path and inserting new concrete all the way through. Pic 3: tidy up garden box by weeding, relaying weed mat and add fresh while pebbles.

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Landscape design for our front and back garden

Posted 4 days ago

We need to make a complete design for our front and back gardens.

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Tree roots busting up the retaining wall.

Posted 1 month ago

One board currently cracked by tree roots. As it is a pohutukawa we will get arborists in to do / supervise the dig out then we need to replace that broken board, shore up anything else that looks under stress and try to straighten the post next to this.

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Deck extension/pergola construction/concreting back yard

Posted 1 month ago

1) Extension of front yard deck by 1m. Total area extended 4sqm. 2)build 1st pergola 12sqm over deck. Privacy screens on sides. 3) Concrete back yard and side of house 15sqm total area. 4) Build 2nd pergola 10sqm over concrete. Measurements close as I can get them.

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Paving

Posted 1 month ago

HI, I wish to create an extended entertainment area by adding paving for an area of around 8 m.s. I have an existing patio that has a concrete base. this paving will extend it +8 m.s. The area is flat and has easy access. I'm keen to start ASAP if possible. I would like you to supply the materials please.

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Need to improve our front garden

Posted 3 weeks ago

Hi there Need to improve our front garden and tidy up some places Appreciate a quote please.

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Retaining with fence / planter boxes

Posted 1 week ago

Hello! We are extending our garden and would like this retained with a fence on top and planter boxes. We would like it tied in with the existing fences which is rough sawn timber painted black. The existing fence will be removed before construction. We have uploaded some photos and a rough concept. We would love to hear from you.

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Redo Front Garden (Concrete footpath and raised garden bed)

Posted 1 month ago

Our front garden is currently a complete mess with a deteriorating concrete footpath. I am thinking of redoing the footpath and the shape of the garden bed. Looking for a design within our budget.

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Replacement

Posted 6 days ago

Original grass chosen is now a mess of weeds and needs taken out and replacing with something more suited to environment and climate

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Landscape change

Posted 3 weeks ago

Hi i’ve got a bit of a work required in the backyard + front-yard of the house. Can i please get someone who can give me quotes?

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Land scaping

Posted 1 month ago

wanted to put synthetic grass after getting a free quote

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Paving concrete driveway ~20m2

Posted 1 month ago

I have a concrete driveway in front of house that would like paved over so it can be used as a garden patio. Cconcrete slope / ramp from house might need edge demolished to meet new paving neatly and small repair. see photos attached.

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Landscape for a new built tiny house

Posted 5 days ago

need hard and soft landscaping for a new built tiny house. might involve some retaining wall and patio entertaining area. the house almost finished, can be start immediately.

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New garden landscaping

Posted 6 days ago

New build house, and we want to put in some hedges for privacy as well as create a garden and screen around a large water tank. Total 800sqm section Happy to do the work in stages - priority being the edging as we want to start work on putting a new lawn in. 1. Garden bed cut into lawn with brick or stone edging across front and side of house. Tall Hedge planted to provide privacy - haven’t measured it but maybe 30m in total. 2. Larger garden cut into back lawn with same edging as...

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Recent landscaping reviews

With over 201,000 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 to our design

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th March 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Parking Bay

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd May 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Small garden area & Foot path

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th April 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Relay uneven garden pavers

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd April 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Remove plants over an outdoor structure

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Retaining Wall planting

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Pavers for outdoor area

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th May 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Removal of garden edging and soil


4th June 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Even out Paving Driveway

Work carried out by the owner/operator

24th February 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Remove 4 small thin dead trees

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th December 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Pebble garden makeover

Work carried out by the owner/operator

31st January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Landscaping and planter box

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 5

Landscaping and boundary fencing

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

28th June 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Backyard Paving #2

Work carried out by an employee of the company

12th July 2021

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 3
Communication
 5

Landscaping

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd June 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Paving #2

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th April 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Retaining wall

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

1st April 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Building Raised Garden Bed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd June 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Vege gardens and basic landscaping

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th March 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Landscaping

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd March 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Find Landscapers in Waitakere

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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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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Core Civil Solutions nz Limited

Joined December 2019

Hi, we have been involved in the rebuild of Christchurch for over 7 years. We have experienced LBP builders and able to do a wide range of building works and construction. We are specialist in foundation re-level works and retaining walls, Our team are able to provide a solution that works for you. Please look at our web site for more information. ...

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Clipped Ltd

Joined July 2019

Clipped Ltd - Property Maintenance Business, working in Central City Auckland. We are not a franchise but a group of three owner operators that draw on a wide range of skills, with the ability to draw in Labour as jobs demands. We are already working with many clients in Central Auckland area. We are reliable and experienced, we pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes. Ask Clipped- Abo...

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Steven P

Joined July 2017

Hi, I've been building for the last 8 years, and qualified for the last 2. I've done everything from new builds, renovations, reclads, decks, fences retaining walls, pergolas etc. I've done as much time in new builds as in renovations and in the last few years doing mostly architectural builds, to refine my skills and provide a better quality finish. I offer competitive quotes and finish jobs on...

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Forde Contracting Ltd

Joined October 2016

With over 30 Years in earthmoving experience, we are professionals in our field. No job is too big or small to undertake, we can either operate on a set price or on a cost effective hourly rate basis, the choice is yours. We pride ourselves on doing the job right first time to the clients satisfaction.

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Viking

Joined January 2017

Hi - We are a small team that does those small or big jobs for you. References and quotes can be provided quickly. We also specialize in a quick turn around. Most of our services are based on flatpacks so no waiting around for products in most cases. Services offered but not limited to # Flat pack furniture assembly. # Flat pack Kitchens and Laundry installed - Can help with design and a...

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A1 Construction & Renovations Ltd

Joined September 2019

A1 Construction & Renovations Ltd team provides a comprehensive service, maintaining your entire building, from the roof to the floor. We save our clients time and money because we put in place a maintenance plan that fixes problems before they arise. We take pride in our reliable, prompt and efficient service, and our friendly approach to every job. At A1 Construction & Renovations Ltd are...

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Auckland Professional Property Maintenance

Joined June 2016

We are a small property maintenance company that was established in 1993. We specialize in residential complete maintenance ( general renovation, kitchen + bathroom, deck and fence, plastering , painting ,,,, Etc) We manage the complete job from start to finish with no extra costs. We have loads of satisfied clients all over Auckland. We are the company of experienced trade that you can trust for...

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Sharp Hedges Ltd

Joined July 2016

Hi, I'm Haydn, a Kiwi bloke who has built my business from scratch. *Winner of an Albert-Eden Business Award in 2019. *Nominated for a Westpac Auckland Business Award in 2018. *Awarded "5-star tradie" for Builderscrack for 2017 and 2018 *Awarded "Top tradie" for Builderscrack 2019 I have been working in Central Auckland for the past 17 years, doing hedges, lawn-mowing, gardening and gar...

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Smurf Village Builders

Joined January 2015

Top 100 Builderscrack tradies, most recently for 2019 based on reviews reflecting consistent quality, exemplary workmanship and service. With over twenty-five years experience in building we pride ourselves on giving you a quality finish at a fair and affordable price. We can manage your project from concept to completion or provide you with help completing renovation needs. Whether it is...

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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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Renovation Specialist Ltd

Joined August 2019

I've been building for over 30 years and covered a lot of territory in that time from building new houses/new daycare centres, but 70% of my career has been doing renovation work on villas and bungalows, bathrooms, decks, extensions, pop tops, basement dig outs and etc. We would also look at sizeable maintenance jobs. We are very customer focus and we pride ourselves on having a satisfied custome...

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Spacesacpe Design Limited

Joined March 2019

With a passion for good design and the outdoors we look forward to helping improve and create great outdoor spaces. We will transform your garden space to suit your lifestyle and personality. While landscape design is our core business we also do one-off garden projects and garden maintenance. To bring out the best in your spaces Brett has taken the time to become educated in landscaping with a...

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New Leaf Landscaping

Joined July 2020

New Leaf Landscaping has been going for 20 years. Doing all kinds of work from small retaining walls, planting and plant sourcing, pruning, tree work,stump removal, small landscaping jobs,lawn mowing,garden weeding and weed spraying.

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Trafford Masonry Ltd

Joined September 2018

Trafford Masonry Ltd specialise in Bricks, Blocks, Paving and Landscaping. Welcome to Trafford Masonry, We offer more than 20 years of experience and qualifications within the trades above and we work all over the Auckland area. Our workmanship is top quality and we believe in do it once and do it right. No job too big or too small. Trafford Masonry Ltd offer you : • Brick and Block...

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Good Samaritan

Joined September 2019

For the past couple of years we have been building up our experience in fencing, decking, paving, landscaping, renovations and handy tasks (indoor and outdoor). Success for us is defined as completing a job to a high standard, meeting the deadline and on budget.

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kiwigreen

Joined July 2019

At kiwigreen, we pride ourselves on top quality workmen ship and delivering our projects on time all for a very competitive price. From timber fencing and small retaining jobs to swimming pool installs, repairs and painting and landscaping and general garden maintenance we love it all! Get in touch and have a chat about transforming your property today!

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Jt21 landscaping

Joined June 2021

Honest,locally owned and operated family bussiness. No job too big or too small we strive to provide the best landscaping, maintenence,and repair work experience for our customers.

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Sudhir Chandra

Joined July 2020

Background in architectural design with experience in building residential homes and landscaping. I am interested in small projects to manage and build or just build, can work on larger projects as a two man team with a qualified builder on board.

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Marama Builders

Joined September 2019

Hi there, We' ve been building for the last 8 years. We do all sort of works , new build, renovations, property maintenance , decking and Fences. We are qualified builders (LBP) , very professional and work hard to complete jobs on time and on budget.

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