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Top 5 Bathroom Renovation Tips - Direct From Our Experts

Posted 29/04/19

Find out the Top 5 bathroom renovation tips direct from our Builderscrack bathroom experts. This advice can make all the difference between a successful bathroom renovation or not... 1) It's All in The Planning [caption id="attachment_8825" align="alignright" width="255"] Adam Pearce. Bath

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Hiring a Gas Fitter or Plumber - Tips from a Tradie

Posted 26/11/14

If you’re looking to hire a plumber or gas fitter? There’s a few things you need to know first... We’ve spoken to Colleen from Hutt Gas & Plumbing and she’s been kind enough to put together a few words of advice for all you homeowners looking at getting gas, plumbing or drain laying work

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Downpipes and Spouting – How to Make the Best Choice For Your Home

Posted 01/07/19

Is your guttering and spouting done in? Refresh the look of your home and add years to its lifespan with new guttering. Most of New Zealand receives 600 to 1600mm of rainfall per year, so in order to protect your property, you need sturdy, reliable rainwater management. In this article, we lo

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Budget Bathroom Renovation Costs - What You Can Expect

Posted 17/09/14

Bathroom renovation series - The Budget bathroom renovation. Part two in a four-part series of articles that looks at bathroom renovations and what to expect at different budgets, and tips to help plan your bathroom renovation. The basic budget bathroom renovation (from $3000-$12000)

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Understanding the Differences Among Tradespeople Accreditations

Posted 08/06/17

What does that trade logo on your tradie's website or vehicle mean? What benefit can it provide you, the homeowner? Read on to find out more about national trade accreditations in New Zealand... Some industry accreditations are mandatory, as government regulations require that certain wor

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Bathroom Renovation Cost & Getting Started

Posted 10/09/14

If you’re thinking about undertaking a bathroom renovation, then you’ll no doubt be considering what you want to achieve by doing so.  Whether it’s updating the look, increasing resale value or adding functionality, amenities and storage, the scope of your bathroom renovation project will depend

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Are You Considering Adding an Ensuite to Your Master Bedroom?

Posted 24/11/16

Should I build another room for my ensuite or should I alter my existing master bedroom to fit one in? It might not seem like an important question, but there are pros and cons to consider for both these options... Adding an ensuite - should you extend or convert your master bedroom? Insta

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Mid to Upper Range Bathroom Renovation Costs & Ideas

Posted 24/09/14

Bathroom renovation series - The mid-range bathroom renovation. Part three in a four-part series of articles that looks at bathroom renovations and what to expect at different budgets and what you need to help you plan your bathroom renovation. Mid-range bathroom renovation costs ($12,000 t

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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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Deluxe Bathroom Renovation Costs - What You'll Get for $30,000+

Posted 01/10/14

Bathroom renovation series - The deluxe bathroom renovation. One in a series of articles that looks at bathroom renovations and what to expect at different budgets. The deluxe bathroom renovation $30,000 to $100,000+ The deluxe bathroom renovation may also be known as a full gut job. There

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

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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Installing a small laundry sink cabinet and tap

Posted 34 minutes ago

It’s a plumbing and handyman job. I have a single laundry cupboard with sink in the top (from Peter hay) but with the Formica benchtop extended to fit a frontloader to the side. I need someone to remove the existing robin hood tub unit and install the new sink and tap. The benchtop will need some sealing inside and a hole drilled for the tap. If you’re a handy plumber, I may also replace my kitchen mixer while you’re out. Cheers

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Install New Toilet

Posted 4 hours ago

Remove old toilet and install new toilet.

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Repair of kitchen sink pipe which is leaking under the house

Posted 8 hours ago

We have a issue under the house where it looks like the piping that connects to our kitchen sink is flowing into the ground under the house. Guessing piping has come loose. Looking for a quote and either someone to come this weekend or Monday/Tuesday next week

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Installing Shower Tray, Toilet bowl Flush and Vanity

Posted 8 hours ago

Installing Shower Tray, Toilet bowl Flush and Vanity All Internal Plumbing work has been completer and needs only external installation

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Wet back install

Posted 8 hours ago

I need a person to put a wet back in my fireplace

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I cut some old water pipes in the garden

Posted 8 hours ago

And all the water came spouting out. I don’t know much about plumbing but there is a water tank in the garden and I disconnected that. It’s still spitting out. I need a plumber with investigative skills I would also like a garden tap created or a tap put on water tank that I can connect a hose to. I am available at your convenience txt me is best ...

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Leaking faucet

Posted 8 hours ago

i have a leaking kitchen faucet that needs to be fixed.

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PLUMMER :NORTH SHORE TORBAY

Posted 9 hours ago

Hi there, we need a plummer to install a dishwasher, sink tap, insinkerator, in our kitchen, connections & plugs there so not a big job. We are looking at Monday 23rd Dec.. Before Christmas. Many thanks

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Rain water storage tank cleaning

Posted 10 hours ago

I am looking for someone to come and clean my rain water tank from inside

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Solahart

Posted 11 hours ago

Solahart is making strange noises, sounds like it might cause harm to the system. Maybe glycol too low, might point to a leak. Needs maintenance soon anyway, so this could be done at the same time.

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Storm water drain repair

Posted 12 hours ago

Just wanting to get a quote for work described in attached photo to compare pricing

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Old kitchen faucet needs to be replaced

Posted 13 hours ago

Old kitchen faucet needs to be replaced with new one.

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Overflowing toilet cistern

Posted 13 hours ago

Overflowing toilet cistern which is flowing to outside. Dux model toilet approx 30 years old

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Black tube water pipe leaking

Posted 14 hours ago

We have that great water pipe that bursts suddenly. Only good news there is good access to it.

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Change kitchen taps to a mixer

Posted 15 hours ago

We currently have kitchen taps coming out of the wall and want to change to a mixer that comes out of the bench. Ideally it would be done next week sometime but we need to know at what stage between ripping out old unit and putting in new unit/sink that a plumber needs to come :)

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Hot water cylinder water leaking

Posted 22 hours ago

Hi, I have a leak from my hot water cylinder. It’s May be pressure valve has been broken. May be it has to be replace.

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Replace shower head (x2)

Posted 1 day ago

Looking to replace the shower heads in our two showers - wanting to know what options are available and possibly installation of a hose shower head instead. Expert advice wanted from a plumber!

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Dishwasher plumbing

Posted 1 day ago

I currently have a tap connected to copper pipes and a metal waste under the kitchen sink. Id like the plumbing asjusted so the it would be ready to take a dishwasher when we get one. Ideally Id like it done quite soon

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Installment of new freestanding dishwasher

Posted 1 day ago

Hi. I want to install a freestanding dishwasher in my kitchen that needs new connection for the water inet and drainage. I need to know first whether this can be achieved and how much it will cost me. I need accurate information of what changes are required in the kitchen to inform the owner. Thankyou.

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Plumbing needed for kitchen renovation

Posted 1 day ago

Hi there, we are redoing our kitchen currently. We need our tap moved from the wall to come out from the bench (see photo) and we also need a dishwasher plumbed in. I will attach photos. Could you please provide a quote? Cabinetry is in place with bench going in on 19th, plumbing can be done whenever easiest.

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Recent plumbing reviews

With over 151,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Continuous flow hotwater replacement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

replacing two water taps


5th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Leaking piping

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Toilet tank not consistently refilling

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Plumber Needed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install extra toilet

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Putting water in the garage

Work carried out by an employee of the company

4th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Blocked drain

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Repair laundry hoses

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

toilet seat need replacing

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Replumb of Motorhome

Work carried out by an employee of the company

3rd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Leaking Hot Water Cylinder

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Install fixtures and Double Sink Vanity

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Replace toilet cistern

Work carried out by an employee of the company

3rd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Install and connect new outside tap into existing pipework

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Shower 2

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Methven single kitchen tap

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

stormwater pipe from back of house need to replace

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

2nd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 5

Replacement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Fix water leaking

Work carried out by the owner/operator

1st December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5
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