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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.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Latest renovating case studies

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Recent jobs posted

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

Olapea Renovation

Posted 5 days ago

- Kitchen - bathroom - New vinyl floor - New Carpet - Exterior/Interior painting - Roof painting

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Put a new bathroom + renovate existing

Posted 1 month ago

Add a new bathroom in the laundry room of existing 70s house Renovate the existing bathroom

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Bathroom

Posted 1 week ago

Hi. After someone who can remove current shower, bathtub and vanity and install new ones thanks.

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Lower floor renovation required for Porirua ex-council house

Posted 1 month ago

Ours is a 50s ex-council house in Ranui, Porirua, and we're looking for a total renovation of the lower floor. Currently it consists of one room used as an office space, the laundry, and a semi-renovated third room with exposed insulation, some incomplete inner walls and partly completed plumbing. Currently used for storage. We are looking to turn the whole space into a livable annex, with bedroom, bathroom and laundry. There are stairs up to the main house, and separate access via a front d...

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Kitchen Splashback Install and Tile replacement

Posted 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Looking to install Kitchen Splash back, install couple of cupboards and changing the tiles near sink as the silicon joints becoming dirty. Looking for labor quotes as I may be able to buy the materials. Looking for both options. Any professionals wanting a small job in the new year ?

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Need Kitchen renovated #2

Posted 1 week ago

Need new cabinetry, bench tops, appliances and flooring. Some of the exiting cabinets can be resurfaced but others would need replacement. Need a bit more head room between the bottom and top drawers on one-side (please see pics). The new appliances will go into the same spots. Happy to wait a few months if required.

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Spa Bath Remove & Replace

Posted 3 weeks ago

Remove existing spa bath. Replace with new spa bath.

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Removing vinyl from bathroom floor - lay new floor tiles

Posted 1 month ago

I would like my bathroom floor to be removed (which is vinyl and wearing off) and a new tile floor to be laid. My bathroom is very small, so I am open to suggestions on what sort of tile and measure will be appropriate. Would appreciate an honest chat / kōrero re quoting this job first.

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New kitchen

Posted 1 month ago

Hi we’re looking at renovating our kitchen so we’re needing a new kitchen installed as well as vinyl flooring too. So we’re just getting quotes at the moment.

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Need Kitchen renovated

Posted 1 month ago

Need new cabinetry, bench tops, appliances and flooring. Not looking at wholesale remodeling but a good face lift. Also look at ways to add a bit more space and function. Add a bit more clearance between the bottom and top drawers if possible. Move the dishwasher to the other side and replace with a half capacity one etc.

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Install new kitchen

Posted 1 week ago

Empty space, kitchen has been ordered and has arrived from Mitre10. need installed asap. House is empty. Note: picture of kitchen attached is old everything is tidy and painted now

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Bathroom Reno

Posted 1 month ago

We’re after a company that can provide us with a builder & plumber. We have a small bathroom that needs to be redone. We have beams underneath that need replacing and may need to take out a wall that connects the bathroom to the toilet. Need the job done asap

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Bathroom redesign and renovation

Posted 2 months ago

Our bathroom needs a renovation We want to replace thr bath, shower and vanity. We want the new bath to be where current vanity is. The new vanity where bath is and a new shower to go into the current space.

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Seaview Road Boatshed and Bedroom

Posted 1 month ago

Bedroom Reno and boatshed. Building Consent processed. Building materials already priced. Considering labour only project.

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Replace Shower / Bath in Lockwood Home

Posted 1 week ago

We need to replace our shower-over-bath (roughly 1.7m x .75m) in our Lockwood bathroom. We’re happy to provide the tub, taps, mixer and shower components. There will need to be some plumbing replaced as our final piece of Dux pipe sits behind the little wallspace (probably less than 2 meters). I have the grey pipe to replace it with. Any quesions or other measurements not provided, please ask.

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Alterations/extension

Posted 3 weeks ago

Seeking experienced people to help with design and/or renovating/adding to the house (lounge, bathroom and a bedroom) and also an internal garage if feasible.

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Upgrade - General

Posted 1 month ago

1. Upgrade renovate Bathroom 2. Upgrade renovate Toilet 3. Upgrade extend existing deck-make it bigger -add a new balcony sliding door above deck

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Kitchen

Posted 1 month ago

We have a laundry off our kitchen that we want to turn it into a scullery as well as a laundry.

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Ensuite Bathroom Renovation Whitby-Porirua

Posted 2 days ago

Refurbish shower, vanity and repair work to studd wall where water has leaked previously. We have been waiting for a plumber since November to quote a repair. Ensuite bathroom to main bedroom. Requires new shower, vanity and flooring.

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Pukerua Bay - General Renovations

Posted 1 week ago

I have 5 double glazed sliding doors i really need installed. Doors are replacing existing single glazed aluminium of the exact same size. Doors are stored onsite. Work will lead into general renovation work which is about to be sent to council (Two Decks, pergola, Room wall alterations, 3 bathrooms, conversion of one area to separate dwelling). Pictures of Existing and Proposed attached. Full draft plans available. Deck plan being finalised by engineer.

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Recent renovating reviews

With over 215,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Lounge renovation

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd February 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Small toilet room modifications

Work carried out by the owner/operator

1st June 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Bathroom renovation

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st June 2020

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Shower Door repair


26th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Small bathroom renovation

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

22nd March 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Operation Bathroom Fix

Work carried out by the owner/operator

29th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Bathroom work


19th July 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Kitchen Splashback

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

4th August 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

View Road Bathroom

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

5th January 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Kitchen

Work carried out by the owner/operator

19th March 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Do up an old house

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th August 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Ensuite repairs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st August 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Small Bathroom - Upgrade

Work carried out by the owner/operator

5th June 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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C&F

Joined August 2019

Hi I been working building around 12 years. I am licensed builder . Good people to working with . We are very professional and work hard , residential and commercial.

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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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New Vision Enterprises Ltd

Joined May 2021

Proudly serving the greater Wellington region, providing high quality services and products relating to all aspects of Plumbing, Gas, Drainage and Roofing for both residential and commercial clients. Fully licensed and backed with a service guarantee! Call now

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1Build Group

Joined May 2021

Hi, we have a 25 years experience in the building industry and specialize in renovations small or big. We can bring your project to life and endeavor to keep you involved in every process.

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Greig Building Solutions

Joined November 2019

Greig Building Solutions have a vast range of experience including new builds, alterations and extensions, specializing in decks, fences and retaining walls. Our work standard is very high and we aim to deliver cost effective solutions. We provide competitive quotes and will attempt to beat any quote.

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Orkney Developments Limited

Joined April 2016

Hi we build new homes, carry out renovations/alterations and do general maintenance work as well. Our passion is energy efficient passive solar homes, but we are open to any carpentry work. We have a team of highly skilled and licensed tradesmen, as well as an apprentice and hammer hand. We pride ourselves on our integrity and putting you the client first. If you choose to work with us you w...

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Master Kitchens & Bathrooms

Joined December 2021

We've been designing kitchens and bathrooms for more than 10 years, we have the most experienced designer who graduated with a master's degree with the most up-to-date design ideas to ensure you have the best design. Our project management team combines all types of tradies to complete any job perfectly. Aesthetics, efficiency, punctuality, and good values are our goals. We pride ourselves on pr...

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Maintain To Profit Kapiti Coast

Joined January 2019

We are a total Property Maintenance & Renovation Company. Your one-stop-shop for all maintenance, renovation and project management requirements. Everything that keeps your investment livable and structurally sound needs to be maintained and we can do this for you. We work hard to provide competitive quoting and completing all work on time, on budget and to a quality standard.

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JKlass Construction Limited

Joined September 2021

Hi there we have been building for 10 plus years with experience in high end homes to small renovations. Specialise in finishing work. (Shopefitter by trade) Open to anything, Kids play houses, toys, Man caves, or just a revamp of your kitchen or bathroom. We pride ourselves in doing an A-Class job to the highest of quality. No jobs too small

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Wellington Tilers LTD

Joined January 2022

Our company has qualified specialists with more than 10 years experience. We provide all aspects of tiling including waterproofing, underfloor heater, tile underlay, and the preparation of the floor before tiling. We take domestic and commercial jobs.

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Sai Building Services Ltd

Joined December 2020

Sai Building Services Ltd We do Led Lighting Aircond Heatpump Central Ducted system For all Residential and commercial Plus 6 years free service on all systems installed by us for peace of mind. Area's we cover Wellington to Waikato Finance also available For all your 1 stop property maintenance New Decking & Fencing( New design and styles) Painting Roofing Plumbing Pl...

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G&M building services

Joined June 2019

We do building/painting/plaster and landscaping. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget. We strive on going above and beyond for our clients. So please feel free to get in touch for any up coming project we can help you with thanks.

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Skinner n Skinner building company

Joined September 2010

Hi, We've been building new houses and renovating old ones for the last 15 years. We've been in wellington for the last 15 years and have worked on jobs around the city as well as in regional parts of wellington. While we specialize in major renovations and new builds we also do smaller jobs from time to time. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We prid...

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Wilco

Joined November 2015

No matter what kind of plumbing issue you face, all of your needs are under control with Wilco. We provide quality plumbing repairs, modifications, and installations to the Wairarapa area. From replacing hot water cylinders to repairing broken fixtures, we're trained and licensed to handle any plumbing job, big or small.

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DoCarpentry

Joined January 2022

Hi, I’m focusing on small carpentry jobs to do in 1-2 days and insulation, where I’ve got a large experience and can provide a professional and friendly service with tidy completion

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J I Burt Electrical

Joined September 2021

Hi, I am a sole trader trying get into the industry off of 5 years experience working with other companies. I'm looking to build up my customer base within my first year and will be charging below industry average and offer free no obligation quotes.

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The Odd Job Guy

Joined September 2021

Hi, I offer handyman services to the greater wellington area, from my base in Whitby, Porirua. I have years of experience behind me, which I use to bring you great quality work, at an affordable price.

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V Property Solutions Ltd

Joined July 2019

V Property Solutions is family owned and operated. We take pride in offering comprehensive and reliable services to Wellington home and property owners. We are available for contract work or one-off jobs and much more. V Property Solutions Specialized in Painting and General Property Maintenance PAINTING SERVICES: + Interior Painting + Exterior Painting + Roof painting + Removing old p...

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AF BUILDERS LIMITED

Joined January 2022

Hi Guys, We've been building new homes and renovating older homes for the past 16 years. AF BUILDERS LTD are a "one-stop-shop" company who can provide all subcontractors from planning to completion and the ground work subcontractors such as Registered Electricians, Certified Plumbers & Gasfitters plasterers painters tilers etc etc. Hardworking, Honest, Efficient, Humble most friendliest bunch...

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kinsale

Joined December 2019

general home and commercial alterations and extensions. team of 2 experienced builders with 70 years combined experience. We have a team of trusted and reliable sub contractors who work with us. As a one stop shop we can provide services from design council approvals (if required ) and construction.

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