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Our blog is full with helpful news and knowledge covering renovating related repairs and renovations around your home. 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.

Guide to Cladding Options and Materials

Posted 31/07/19

Here’s a guide on the types of cladding options and materials available in New Zealand and how they stack up against each other.

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7 Things Tradies Want You To Know Going Into 2022

Posted 30/11/21

Next year will be the year of catch-22’s for home improvement. So, how can you get a great outcome for your project in these busy times?

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Choosing Between Another Storey or Adding a House Extension

Posted 16/03/17

Extending your house or adding another storey can give you the much needed space a growing family needs. We look at the advantages and disadvantages of these two renovation options... How to choose between another storey or a house extension Depending on the size of your backyard, you can

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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 As the saying goes -  "The devil is in the detail" and this couldn't be mor

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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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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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Home Renovation and Repair – It’s All in The Prep

Posted 29/06/18

Renovating or doing work on your home can be a big investment – yet most of us put more effort into choosing a pair of shoes or a new camera. Repairs might not be as exciting as new clothes and gadgets but if you want a good result, value for money, and minimum hassle, the more you think abou

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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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Need to Add an Extra Bedroom for Your Kids?

Posted 10/11/16

Kiwi parents have on average 1.9 kids, which works fine for those who have three bedroom homes. Except when you have more than two children, have guests over to stay or want to use a bedroom as a study or home office. That’s when adding on an extra bedroom for your kids is a great solution to gi

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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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Latest renovating case studies

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

Expert Tiling Provides The Finishing Touch to a Kitchen Renovation

Hiring an expert tiler gave the final polishing touch to one of our homeowner’s stunning kitchen renovating. Check out how they did it.

Garage Door Colour Update Challenge Solved By Our Tradies

A homeowner shares how a tradie from Builderscrack helped her update the colour of her metal garage door from bland blue to striking ebony.

A 3yo’s Take on Having Plasterers in the Home

Renovating with kids at home is no small feat. Read on to find out how this family hired a plasterer for their living room reno.

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.

Small Bathroom Renovation Turns Major When The Unexpected Happens

Budget blow-outs, schedule delays and an unforeseen scenario - this bathroom renovation's got it all! See the incredible transformation.

Homes On Show - Save My Bathroom

Read about how a tradie helped a homeowner with her bathroom renovation, turning an outdated relic into modern, clean and functional.

Sleek Splashback Completes Kitchen and Laundry Reno

Read about a sleek splashback project for a kitchen and laundry with one of our tradies. Also get advice for your next tiling work.

Bench Seating Took This Small Dining Room From Awkward To Cosy

Got an awkward space that can't be solved with furniture? Enter: bench seating. Find out design tips and hindsight from these NZ homeowners.

Living the Dream: Geoff Converted This '86 School Bus Into a Home-on-Wheels

While waiting for the tours to resume from border closures, Geoff prepares for a trip of a lifetime aboard his home-on-wheels.

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Bathroom Renovation - Morrinsville

Posted 5 months ago

Wanting our small old bathroom to be gutted and renovated. The toilet is in a separate room and we would like the wall between removed to make a (ever so slightly) larger bathroom, and have the original toilet door gibbed over. We will keep the vanity, toilet and bath (shower over bath) in the same place they are currently in, but obviously upgrade everything and probably replace the two small windows too. The hot water is gas, if that makes any difference. My budget is around 8k...

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Bathroom renovations and other misc fix ups

Posted 6 months ago

New ceiling in ensuite, relocate toilet and put shower box in its place in main bathroom. Minor External repairs to 1939 house. Also some gas fitting, plumbing and electrical changes required in kitchen. Fit extraction fans in both above mentioned bathrooms. Fit range hood in kitchen.

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Full kitchen renovation

Posted 5 months ago

We looking to demo our existing 1920 kitchen, tear down a wall to make it an open concept and then install a modern "farm style" kitchen. Looking for quotes. N. B. viewing and work to proceed after lockdown.

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Renovatie a indian restaurant

Posted 10 months ago

need to done Floor, Bar,Celling,Lights

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Update Bathroom & move wall.

Posted 3 months ago

Move an internal wall into bathroom area & redo internal bathroom fixtures & surrounds. Includes new bath & put in a shower move toilet & update vanity top. Move a wardrobe from bathroom to bedroom. Some nice rimu skirting boards etc that need to preserved & matched. This is an upstairs bathroom.

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Add an ensuite to existing room.

Posted 4 months ago

My client is wanting to add on an ensuite to include a shower, toilet and vanity, to be installed with new plumbing completed. Shower will be ... acrylic. toilet needs to move about 100 -150mm to the left and a free standing vanity and basin to be installed. Taps etc also to be installed. This job will also need to include someone who can do any of the carpentry work in the bathroom as there will need to be walls and a window installed with all electricals and fans required.

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Kitchen - Extractor Fan

Posted 6 months ago

I need a kitchen extractor fan that vents to the outside. The fan or a range-hood must have a minimum diameter (including ducting) of 150mm or an exhaust capacity of at least 50 litres per second. You can provide a quote for both fan and rangehood. I will decide which one to go for.

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Plastering and Tiling for two bathrooms

Posted 2 months ago

As titled. Job available now. Bathroom one measures 3m x 2.2m. Bathroom two measures 3m x 1.6m. Tile the floor and up the wall 1.2m. Will send video of job to appointed tradesperson

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Container Reno

Posted 2 months ago

We have a 40 foot container that we want renovated along with a new roof to collect rainwater plus a deck and verandah out the front and a pergola on the end

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Kitchen and bathroom renovation

Posted 5 months ago

We're after a builder to install new kitchen (3.6x2.6m) and bathroom (2.4mx2.4m) cabinets, fitting and appliances in a 1980's home. Scope of job to include: - demolition and removal of existing fittings. - install a provided flat pack kitchen and appliances - install provided bathroom fittings - arrange for plumbing and electrical services to install new appliances and light fittings. - possible relining required of bathroom and kitchen to be discussed

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Shower Installation

Posted 11 months ago

LABOUR ONLY Install a 2 sided sliding door, glass shower unit measuring ... H with tray and 2mm liner. Walls and floors have been prepared for install. Job ideally needs to completed within the next two weeks.

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Kitchen remodel Te Aroha

Posted 10 months ago

Kitchen is original 1948, including wood chip heater that needs to be removed. Kitchen is small 8-10m3 but needs to be measured. Cupboards above head height also need to be removed. No plumbing work as I intend on putting the sink where the current one is.

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Shower liner

Posted 3 months ago

I’m looking for someone to assist in putting in a shower liner in poky little enclosure.

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Kitchen Design, build and install

Posted 1 month ago

Looking for someone to assist with design, have a plan already to go over. Build kitchen and install. Wanting a quote.

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Shower install

Posted 6 months ago

Bathroom renovation, replacing the bath tub with a shower.

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General reno

Posted 11 months ago

Moving hot water cylinder reposition doors, replace small area of floor

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Shower panel

Posted 5 months ago

I have a wet shower and I am looking for a glass screen on one side measuring 2.1m high x 1 m width to be supplied and installed.

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Shower Removal - floor - new shower

Posted 8 months ago

Keen to have someone to remove existing shower. Have a rotten floor board, replace this, relocate shower plumbing to alternate wall. Reinstall new shower unit.

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Bathroom revamp

Posted 5 months ago

Tiling bathroom Replacing fixtures and fittings Possibly placing in a new bath Please contact to quote. Can send through ideas of tiling we wanting.

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Ensuite added to Master Bedroom

Posted 7 months ago

We have recently purchased an old villa and would like some renovation work to be done on the inside. This work will require a builder, plumber and electrician We are wanting an ensuite to be added to the master bedroom - we expect this will entail moving the current door way to another wall to gain entry into the bedroom and then allow an ensuite to be added. Removal of the existing wardrobe, add in new walls for ensuite – size approx. 2700 long x 1000 wide – Council consent will be required...

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Find Renovation Specialists in Matamata-Piako

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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A Mac Projects Ltd

Joined September 2021

Hi, I'm a qualified builder and have 25 years experience in commercial and residential building including site and project management. I was part of a team who won NZ Commercial Builder of the year in 2010 and have managed many other building sites within the Waikato. I take pride in providing competitive prices and quality workmanship all delivered within decent timeframes. I also have many t...

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MTF Building Limited

Joined April 2017

We are a small family owned and operated business. We specialise in the smaller, more intricate demolition and refit work needed for elite refits. Our scope of work ranges from clearing small office spaces for refitting, renovations, through to total building demolition. We pride ourselves on our quality of work, efficiency and competitive rates. We are also able to work in with the challenges...

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JDC Contracting Bop Limited

Joined June 2020

Hi , At JDC Contracting We Specialize in New Aluminium Windows & Doors, Aluminium joinery Replacements/Maintenance , Retro fitting of New Double Glazing , Small Building Jobs , Renovations , Decks , Deck Repairs , Fences , with 20 years in the building Industry We are very professional and work hard to deliver the best quality workman ship on time and within budget , there's no job to big or to sm...

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Aspect Construction Ltd

Joined November 2021

Hey Reon here, I have been building and renovating houses for the past 7 years. While I specialise in building/renovations, I also do a lot of fencing and decks. I take pride in being hard working, professional and getting the job done to the highest quality at a great price. Please get in contact for a quote.

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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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Ameribuild

Joined January 2019

Ameribuild supplies affordable, top quality windows and doors nationwide! Once you’ve decided on a material and style for your windows and doors, simply complete our online quote form and we’ll get back to you with a detailed quote. We work with a range of qualified builders throughout New Zealand to measure and install joinery, no matter where you are. Our no-pressure sales approach lets you get...

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Wagstaff family builders ltd

Joined January 2022

We are a family owned and operated building, renovations and landscaping company, we are Licensed building practitioners. We pride ourselves on having up to date and competitive pricing. We take on large and small jobs. We have a quick quote return time. We also have a long list of reliable subcontractors that work with us so you know the job will run as smooth as possible.

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True Tiling Services

Joined September 2020

Professional Tiler with seven years experience in interior and exterior tiling. Working at various sites has provided me with exceptional knowledge of preparing surfaces for wall and floor tiling, waterptoofing, laying tiles and installing sanitary equipment. Focused and hardworking. Able to troubleshoot complex problems and get the job done. Also worked as a carpenter for 3 years and as a tool g...

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Smart Services

Joined April 2007

Hi there , we're a small team of qualified carpenter's with over 25 years experience renovating and landscaping properties all over the Waikato and beyond. We specialise in interior & exterior construction (wood , stone and concrete) through to the most delicate of finishing touches. Andrew M has over 15 years experience building and renovating Villa's throughout Southern France and recentl...

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AWM Limited

Joined January 2018

AWM Ltd is an Asbestos and Methamphetamine removal company which is licensed with WorkSafe to remove both Class A & Class B contaminated material. Asbestos can be found in textured ceilings, cladding, fencing , lino and roofing in both residential and commercial areas. We have our own Supervisors and a Telarc Certified Safety Management System in place. Services Include: * Supply testing f...

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DTS Electrical

Joined January 2020

Local sparkie In the trade for 15 years specialising in everything electrical from new builds to renovations with a high standard of workmanship guaranteed

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NZ CCS ltd

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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Diggs Landscapes Ltd

Joined June 2019

Welcome to Diggs Landscapes Ltd. A family owned business built with inspiration from our our own backyard projects. Meet the team: Lyndon, Brett,Logan & Digger Lyndon is your Project Manager who brings years of Landscaping, Design ideas, Heavy Machine Operation, Concreting, Paving, Fencing, Arborist work, and a kiwi can do attitude. Brett joined the team after returning from his tim...

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Diamond Renovation & Maintenance Services

Joined May 2021

We are experienced and professional team who strive to provide the best service for our customers and completing the jobs with high standard. We service throughout North Island.

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BKF Builders

Joined May 2019

I am a trade qualified builder with 27 years experience in both residential and commercial construction. I am very professional and work hard to complete anything from new builds to renovations in a timely professional and reliable manner.

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DJ Contracting Nz

Joined October 2016

We are building maintenance experts with more than 15 years experience in residential and commercial buildings who do all kinds of building maintenance as well as high quality interior/ exterior painting. We do shower replacements to full bathroom reno's, as well as kitchen reno's, We are a onestop shop with our own plumbers and electricians to handle all aspects of the works.We provide very comp...

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Sherm's Plumbing Ltd

Joined December 2019

Hi there. Sherm's Plumbing Ltd has over 10 years plumbing experience, specialising in anything from new builds & renovations to smaller maintenance jobs. We take pride in our work & choosing Sherm's Plumbing will mean you get more of a personal & professional touch. We offer competitive quotes & our communication is second to none.

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Maple & Stone

Joined May 2021

Exceptional design. Extraordinary service. From our factory in Hamilton we design and manufacture bespoke kitchens and cabinetry. Using the latest CNC technology we custom build every job to suit your home.

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KMF Roofing Limited

Joined October 2020

Hi there, we have 15 years experience in construction and 5 years experience in roofing. We specialise in Metal Tile Roofs, but also have a lot of experience in long run roofing as well. We are a professional, respectful, happy group of guys that work really hard to meet our client's needs. We will give you a great price and appreciate any work that is granted to us.

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G Builds

Joined March 2021

I have been a builder for almost ten years and have done residential and commercial build and have always been interested in building and interacting with clients and see smile on their faces and to know they are happy with the project.

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