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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Fit uv system

Posted 10 months ago

fit uv filter system (supplied) to well supply.

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Blocked kitchen drain - hill property

Posted 9 months ago

Our outside kitchen drain is blocked and consequently we are totally unable to use the kitchen sink or dishwasher. We are a family with two young children and really need access to it again so consider it to be an essential residential service. Our house is located in Corsair bay on a steep hill property. This has happened once before in the past. From memory a hose was run up from the drain layer's truck along the side of the house and the drain was successfully water-blasted that way. Please s...

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Replace a sink

Posted 1 year ago

Want someone to install a sink to replace an older one. I already have the sink, just need someone to install it. Please get in touch with a rough cost! Cheers

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Install sink at Petrol Station

Posted 1 year ago

Hi I need a plumber to install a sink into the workshop of my petrol station. I have a laundry sink and cupboard suitable. There is a water supply through the block wall and the sink will drain to a holding tank. Work needs doing by 11th December please. Rob ...

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2 new builds

Posted 1 year ago

drainlaying for 2 new builds before christmas

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Exposed broken plastic sewer joint

Posted 1 year ago

A few hours repairing broken sewer connection and tidying up stormwater connection from roof

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Blocked kitchen sink pipe/insinkerator

Posted 1 year ago

Pipes under kitchen sink are blocked. Seal has also come away. Insinkerator not working properly and water spewing back up plug hole. Would ideally like someone to come out asap. Located in Corsair bay, lyttelton.

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Alteration of bathrooms

Posted 1 year ago

1925 Earthquake damaged house is being repaired. Step 1 Foundations to be finished by 20/5/19 Step 2 Framing and cladding, to be finished by 20/7/19 Step 3 Plumbing, electricity etc before gibbing, finished by 15/8/19 Looking for suitably qualified tradesman/ business that is willing to take on job. Sewer pipes for ensuite plumbing (see enclosed drawings) to be positioned in next 2 weeks, as floor is lifted at the moment, all other plumbing and drain laying at times to be discussed

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Fix leaking pipe

Posted 1 year ago

Leaking pipe outside. Called drainlayer who did some inspection and recommended plumber. Drainlayer happy to talk to plumber. Please see photos below.

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Temp bathroom h2o set up

Posted 2 months ago

Pipes and taps for 2 sinks and a bath for temporary 6 month use while building main bathroom

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Waterpump UV filter

Posted 8 months ago

We want a water UV and filtration system supplied and installed either undersink or outside.

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Shower, washing machine etc installation Motukarara

Posted 2 years ago

This is a smallish job that might suit a retired plumber or general handyperson. It specifically involves installing and creating grey water pathways from a kitchen sink, shower and washing machine and tub in a sleepout/small cottage. The cottage already has a toilet that runs to a septic tank.It is essential that the work be completed in the last two weeks of October. The job is 10 minutes drive from Halswell.

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Repair/ relay field drains

Posted 4 months ago

would like to have field drain repaired or relayed ASAP

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New drainage

Posted 7 months ago

Our neighbors new watering system for their garden causes water to flow underground from their section, under our fence then heads underground to find itself a way under our perimeter foundations of our house. We would like new drainage laid the length of our fence to divert the water away from our house. We are wanting this work done as quickly as possible, we are having some sleepless nights over it! It is down a long pathway, approx 1.5m wide, maybe 20m in length. We had looked at a french...

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Repair and/or relaying of field drain

Posted 4 months ago

would like repair or relay field drain.

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Lyttelton new hot water cylinder

Posted 1 year ago

Looking to replace a ~30yr old leaking hot water cylinder. 180L, low pressure. current size ~ 500 x 1200.

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Fixit #2

Posted 1 year ago

Spouting leaking, and sliding door needs fixing. Thanks.

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Repair, reinstall toilet.

Posted 4 months ago

We had a second toilet installed as part of renovation. The toilet was new. Not long after installation was completed and job finished water was leaking from pipe under the house. We got the builder we used and the plumber back to fix it which they did. Now a year later it is obviously leaking again. Black mould again behind the toilet. We have approached the original builder and plumber again. Little interest shown. Both are LBPs. Wall behind toilet also needs repairs.

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Replace toilet and sink with a vanity unit

Posted 2 years ago

Hi there, We want to replace our old toilet (cistern leaks) and sink (leaking taps) with a new toilet and vanity unit and looking for a quote. The sink has copper pipes to the taps so will need new Flexi hoses fitted too. I can send pics of both if that helps too. We haven't bought a new toilet or vanity unit yet as we wanted to find out the costs of a plumber to complet the work first. Look forward to hearing from you. Cheers, Steve

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Hot water cylinder

Posted 2 years ago

The overflow pipe has been dripping rapidly for a while now, but stops when the hot tap is running. It seems the pressure valve is faulty.

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Replace toilet and sink with a vanity unit

Work carried out by the owner/operator

28th January 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Blocked kitchen drain - hill property

Work carried out by an employee of the company

4th April 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

repair and/or relaying of field drain


13th October 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New drainage

Work carried out by the owner/operator

27th June 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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Christchurch All Trades

Joined November 2019

Welcome to Canterbury all trades where we have over 25 years experience in the concrete industry. As well as fencing, plumbing, painting. And general engineering We like to do big or small jobs and get involved in our community's. Get in touch for a great quote and excellent quality work. Look forward to hearing from you Regards Nikora

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Skilled Electrical Ltd

Joined April 2013

Hello, are you tired of getting a sparky that doesnt show up when they say? Do you need an electrician that will communication with you effectively all of the way through your job or project? Do you worry about the level of workmanship you are going to get when you take on a new tradesman, and can you trust them to have your best interests at heart? At Skilled Electrical we try extremely hard t...

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BC Drainage and Excavation

Joined July 2019

Ben has over 10 years experience in drainage and excavation from big jobs to small jobs. Ben prides himself on delivering top quality work at a reasonable price. Ben is reliable, on time, efficient and dedicated to delivering a high standard of work to his clients. *council approved drain layer *new drains sewer/storm water *alterations *repairs *blocked drains *excavation work *drivewa...

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Shaka Plumbing Ltd

Joined September 2020

A Tradesman Plumber with 14 years experience. Ranging from larger commercial plumbing jobs too home renovations/new builds and maintenance works. No job to big or to small. Always happy to help and provide the most fair price and friendly customer service

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Woodhouse Electrical

Joined June 2009

A two man team with over 640 jobs completed through Builderscrack over 10 years with the new top 100 or the old 5 star tradie certification every year. Note also licensed security technician. Trademe services also has more reviews available. Please note our minimum charge is 1 hr @ $75+gst for charge up work + admin Coc charge $25+gst however we charge no call out fees during regular business...

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ADECONSTRUCT LIMITED

Joined March 2015

ADECONSTRUCT offers the following services: Bathroom renovation Tiling. vinyl and Carpet Handyman Solid Plastering..modified plastering. Exterior &interior plastering. Painting. bricklayng Waterproof Swimming pools Bricklayng

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Hannon Civil limited

Joined April 2017

Drainage and driveway contractors North Canterbury - Commercial - Residential - Septic tanks - Earthquake damage - General Repairs - Maintenance - Asphalt and chip seal driveways - Entranceways - Footpaths

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Discount Drainage Ltd

Joined July 2016

Aubrey and Leigh Tuuta, and their team at Discount Drainage Ltd provide quality solutions to your drainage needs, at an affordable price. We're Professionals who take pride and care in our work, whilst completing your project on time and on budget. Based in North Canterbury and Servicing the wider Canterbury Region. Some of the services we provide include Drainlaying - Residential, Com...

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CDDL Services

Joined July 2017

For all your excavation and waterblasting needs. We repair leaking or blocked pipes, burst water pipes and blocked waste or tree roots inside pipes - we provide a fast and professional service. We work throughout the Christchurch region including Lyttelton and Kaiapoi and offers complete excavation, landscaping, and earthmoving services.Try our competitive prices.

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LJ Plumbing Drainage & Gas LTD

Joined February 2019

We specialize in all jobs Plumbing, Drainage, or Gas related. No job to big or to small. We have a 1.7t digger also available. It can get into the small places and is better than using the shovel. Get in contact today for a competitive quote and reliable service!

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Murrell Contracting

Joined January 2014

A Team of Qualified Tradesmen inc a Registered Builder and a Drain layer we are based in Christchurch a We offer Excellent rates and Prompt service on Odd Jobs New builds Repair work

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Woods plumbing Limited

Joined July 2018

HI there, quality plumbing service available in Christchurch city and throughout Canterbury. 15 years experience . we specialize in Maintenance , renovations and new builds. From the two minute jobs to the two year projects, we got you covered. With our 'can do' attitude, nothing is a problem. all work will be carried out to a high standard and on time. Our vans a fully stocked with plumbing m...

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Daryls Drainage Ltd

Joined July 2018

Hello, I have been in the Plumbing and Drainlaying trade for over 20 years and have worked in the fields of new housing, renovations, alterations, blocked drains, EQC work, Retail and commercial developments. I have a high standard of workmanship and professional standards and take great pride in my work where the client comes first.

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Joes plumbing

Joined February 2020

Hi, I am a qualified plumber that is highly experienced in renovations, new builds and also have great maintenance knowledge. I pride myself on excellent communication, professionalism and reliability. I can provide a service for any budget, so please contact for a prompt quote.

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Plumb Wright Ltd

Joined October 2020

Hi, I’m Billy, I’ve been in the plumbing trade for 15 years now and take great pride in my work. Specialising in new builds, renovations, alterations, hot water cylinder replacements, general maintenance, all water filtration systems, blocked drains ( domestic), repair replace spouting, water retention, pressure pumps. Please feel free to contact me for a FREE quote, no job too big or small.

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Downright Drainage Ltd

Joined October 2014

Certified Drain Layer-Owner Operator-less overheads equals cheaper ... ee on site quotes for all Domestic,Eqc Quotes, Small Commercial,New Housing, Repairs,Blocked drains(Full reports/camering) Own Digger. All jobs-big and small.........give me a call... Blair English ph ... Downright Drainage Ltd

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Flush & Flow Plumbing & Gas

Joined September 2020

We have Certifying Plumbers and Gasfitters in Christchurch offering affordable Plumbing and Gasfitting of all aspects to suit your needs whether is residential or commercial and also have competitively cheap rates as well.

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Facilities Services Ltd

Joined August 2019

Maintenance and Handyman company called Facilities Services – we are a group of hard work tradespeople from Builder, Plumbing, Electrician, Plaster, Painter, Tiler, Cleaner, etc

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Stevens Electrical

Joined July 2019

I am a registered electrician, qualified communications technician and have experience in the security industry. I am happy to help find solutions for clients with their electrical, security and communication needs. My pricing is competitive and am available in the evenings and weekends to work around the clients lifestyle.

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Abacus Building Maintenance

Joined October 2014

hi i am a licensed building practioner tradesman carpenter main line of work is building maintenance of all types,i do a lot of bathroom renovations supply and install working with only registered tradesman all types of work undertaken

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