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Swimming Pool Installers - What do They do?

Posted 05/11/10

A swimming pool specialist is a tradesperson skilled in the installation, maintenance, repair and removal of swimming pools. Swimming Pool Installers Swimming pools come in many different shapes and sizes, and can often be tailored to a specific location and area. A swimming pool c

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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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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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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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Waterproofing Specialists - What They Do

Posted 05/11/10

Waterproofing specialists are skilled in the prevention of water or moisture penetrating into a building. The best time to waterproof is at time of building but can be retrospectively carried out... From the point of view of its occupants, building waterproofing is important because it ke

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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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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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Fixing a ceiling/balcony leak waterproofing

Posted 1 month ago

I have a wide area leak in my top floor apartment ceiling. This is located below (or near) my balcony on the second floor. Keen for a quote on how much this would cost to fix and see what the core issue is. Also keen for a previous ceiling hole (for another fixed leak) to be filled in. I work 9-5 most days but can be reasonably flexible. Keen to get this done ASAP so happy to negotiate time. Cheers!

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Leaky window

Posted 1 month ago

Water gets in along the edge of a large window during heavy southerly. This is a modern PVC window however the leak is coming from issues with the external wooden framing, which is much older.

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Replace rotten weather boards

Posted 1 week ago

Hello. This former Housing NZ house has rotten weather boards, especially on the North side. There are leaks. I wander if rotten boards can be replaced and leak fixed.

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Below ground tanking or waterproofing of downstairs bedroom

Posted 1 month ago

Our downstairs room has some moisture coming in from the exterior underground block wall. We have had a moisture test done, and although there is no visible mould in the room, the tests are higher than they should be. It needs to be either re tanked on the outside or waterproofed on the inside. It affects 2 x walls of downstairs bedroom and 1 wall of a storage area. Unfortunately, as this is Wellington, access is not great. There is room to work, but not room for machinery i.e. digg...

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Balcony - removal of fixed tiles & application of new waterproof membrane

Posted 1 month ago

We own a 6th floor rooftop apartment in Central Wellington in the Hannahs Laneway. Our balcony leaks into our bedroom below, so we need someone able to remove and dispose of the tiles fixed onto our balcony (it's an apartment from before the codes prohibited this) and apply a new waterproof coating to the balcony. The balcony is roughly 8m by 2m. Ideally we would like this job completed before August.

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Extractor Fan leak

Posted 4 weeks ago

In bad weather getting water coming through hobs extractor fan, and also in the roof around the extractor ducting. This has impacted on kitchen ceiling around extractor fan. Roof is concrete tiles. Ideally want to stop both the leaking through and around the extractor fan. Repair of kitchen ceiling once leak sorted.

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Indoor water damage - Gib and skirting, replacement, waterpoofing #2

Posted 3 days ago

Hello, We have a concrete wall between our wardrobe and wood shed that has visible water damage around the skirting inside and wall inside feels damp. May need to replace gib, skirting. We need a solution for what's causing this so we can go ahead with our wardrobe renovation and further water tight our room. Photos included show damage on the inside plus what I suspect is the potential water trap outside, but I'm not sure. Require assistance as soon as possible to get this issue fixed...

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Repair to shower wall damaged in EQ

Posted 1 month ago

I have a modern lower-Taranaki St apartment which suffered a large crack through the tiling in one wall of the walk-in shower when we had the big earthquake. I wish to have the damaged tiling (the complete side wall) removed and replaced with (ideally) a suitable wallboard / laminate or be re-tiled. Re-tiling isn't my first choice because of tile mismatches and time. There are no recesses or plumbing fixtures in the wall (it’s a simple, plain wall) So! The job effectively consists of: cut...

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Moisture in walls

Posted 1 month ago

I have a below ground bedroom and storage room that needs to be rewater proofed. Would prefer an excavation and barrier than a fix from inside.

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Replace bathroom sealant

Posted 1 month ago

Remove and replace moldy bathroom sealant around vanity and bath

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Eva Street Leak

Posted 1 month ago

Water is leaking in under a badly fitted aluminum door/window frame. It opens onto a balcony and water is blown under the aluminium joinery frame and leaking into bottom floor of apartment. Looking under frame I can see daylight between frame and timber on which it sits.

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Indoor water damage - Gib and skirting, replacement, waterpoofing

Posted 1 week ago

Hello, We have a concrete wall between our wardrobe and wood shed that has visible water damage around the skirting inside and wall inside feels damp. May need to replace gib, skirting. We need a solution for what's causing this so we can go ahead with our wardrobe renovation and further water tight our room. Photos included show damage on the inside plus what I suspect is the potential water trap outside, but I'm not sure. Require assistance as soon as possible to get this issue fixed...

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Block wall tanking

Posted 1 month ago

Hi I'm needing a licensed waterproofer to do same block wall tanking according to council plans. Looking to start asap Thanks Philip

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Lyn P

Posted 1 month ago

Investigate and potential remediation of leaking sliding door which leads out onto a south facing balcony. Doesn't appear to be due to seals as the water isn't coming into via the seal. Job is in an apartment block

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Roof Leak

Posted 1 month ago

Repair roof leak to a metal tiled roof.

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Leaky chimney

Posted 1 week ago

The chimney to our log burner seems to be leaking smoke into one of our bedrooms. Please can this be looked at and necessary work carried out to rectify it . Many thanks.

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Kitchen window

Posted 1 month ago

leaky kitchen window (2nd floor) that needs sealing and new beading and flashing (old beading got blown out during the recent storm and water entered)

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Flat Flashings

Posted 1 week ago

Hi, I own a rental property. It is a classic sixties two-story house, with two identical flats one on the ground floor and one on the top. The flashings in the middle of the house are in need of repair, the metal has rusted in spots and after we received a recent builders report it seems they are affecting the water tightness of the building. I have only owned the property for a few years so are not sure if they have been replaced before but it seems like they might have been done badly, a b...

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Cedar conservatory

Posted 1 month ago

Cedar conservatory built 20plus years ago. Rubber seals and some leaking through cedar joints

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Aro

Posted 1 day ago

Need to repair crack on shower tray. I also need to do something to avoid crack so to avoid needing to repair others.

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Recent waterproofing reviews

With over 139,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Apartment block - window sealing and guttering clearing

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th July 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

weatherboard and window repairs

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th June 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Replace bathroom sealant

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th June 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 3

Weatherboards leaking in a couple of corners

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th May 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Urgent - Shower/Ceiling Repair

Work carried out by an employee of the company

18th July 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Small bathroom shower ceiling needs some painting

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd May 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Chris's leak

Work carried out by the owner/operator

19th July 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Leaking disused vent-pipe

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd August 2017

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

leak concrete wall


13th January 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Bathroom regrouting

Work carried out by the owner/operator

26th March 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Traffiguard porch

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd August 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Repair and waterproofing of windows

Work carried out by the owner/operator

30th April 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Plugging an outside leak on second floor caused by vines

Work carried out by the owner/operator

14th August 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Repair to shower wall damaged in EQ

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Window putty/seal repair


20th October 2017

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Balcony Resurfacing and Drainage

Work carried out by the owner/operator

18th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

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RJ'S Building Services Ltd

Joined May 2010

At Rjs building services we carry all aspects off building work from building your new house from the ground up to fixing small leaks. So feel free to give us a ring.

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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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House2Home property services

Joined August 2017

Trade qualified with over 30 years experience in property repairs and renovations for developers,real estate agents,landlords and commercial and domestic private customers , uk city and guilds trade qualifiction in plumbing and building Friendly, efficient ,reliable service ,anything from a dripping tap to a full renovation

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EasyAz Maintenance & Building Ltd

Joined July 2019

Hi, At EasyAz we have 15 years of backround experience to make your present building experience an easy one. Our ethos is to operate with a respect for each and evey customer, and a respect for the construction community.It is our goal to continally improve the standards of building. Fairness, reasonable pricing and good workmanship leave our clients satisfied and happy with their purchase.

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Dynamic Mahi

Joined December 2017

I specialize in: - Roofing with 6 years roofing experience - Specialise in leaks, re-screws, re roofs mainly long run iron and repairs. - Re Pointing. Flexi point rigdes on Concrete tile roofs and Tile replacements. - House washing and Water Blasting - Fix cracked wooden frame windows, Re putty and re-paint - Plastering and Gibstopping - Painting ( Interior & Exterior) - Fix leaky t...

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Simply Property Maintenance Ltd

Joined February 2018

Simply property maintenance aims to make property maintenance simple. By using experienced, qualified and tested staff we make any project stress and hassle free for the client. Understanding their needs and personal requirements means we can tailor any job around you, the client. With our vast network of trades people and our professional consultancy team our goal is to deliver a high quality...

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Tile Designer

Joined November 2010

Tile Designer is a quality tile installation business, and we have been in Wellington since 2005. We advice on design and tile installations for both external and internal. Tile Designer provides a full-service: Design, Tile installation, Waterproofing, Floor preparation, Underfloor Heating System Our goal is to provide the best service with guarantees on the work pr...

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P R Plumbing & Gas

Joined October 2013

I've been Plumbing and Gasfitting since the 80s. I did my apprenticeship based in Mt. Victoria specialising in domestic maintenance and renovations - some serious challenges with those character homes!. Now based in the Northern Suburbs but working all over the greater Wellington area working with builders and other trades and directly with home owners. We also take on new builds and commerci...

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total tile solutions ltd

Joined April 2015

hi, i've been in the tiling industry since 1997 and have extensive experience in all areas of tiling and natural stone, most recently for a bathroom renovation company. I'm a certified waterproofer for ardex and mapei products. I hope to hear from you soon. Thanks Hayden

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Makara valley roofing

Joined August 2018

Makara Valley Roofing is a family owned Wellington roofing company that specialise in all forms of roof repair, renewals and installation including Colorsteel re roofs, guttering, rural shelters and shed cladding, downpipes and gutter guard and chimney removal. With over 20 years experience servicing the roofing industry, you can trust Makara Valley Roofing with your roof.

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Denzel building and earthworks Ltd

Joined September 2009

Hi,I am a Qualified builder who has been building for 20+ year's,I have just started my own business and for the last two year's have had great success,we do anything from letter box's to new house's.We do free quotes and are very professional and do a high standard of work.we also have a digger and truck that makes up the other half of the business , for all your small earthworks requirements.

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Taylormade Decorating Ltd

Joined March 2018

Hi, I've been involved in the painting, plastering and flooring trade for 26 years. I am a qualified tradesmen and hold a current licenced building practitioner (LBP) We specialize in cladding plaster repairs. We can inspect both interior and exterior claddings for potential moisture problems using evasive and invasive techniques. We have our own gib stopper, painters and tiler that cover...

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The Gutter Guard Ltd

Joined July 2014

We have over 10 years experience in the Gutter protection and roof maintenance industry. We supply and install a UV stabilized gutter guard. With a 20 year life it is the perfect solution for eliminating dangerous gutter cleaning, birds nesting and water tanks/water collection. We also clean and repair gutters. Roof repairs/fix leaks, moss and lichen treatment/removal.

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Rockstar Roofing Solutions

Joined June 2019

Hi, my name is Owen and I am the owner/operator here at Rockstar Roofing Solutions. I established Rockstar Roofing Solutions with the aim of providing a service built on quality workmanship, communication and reliability. As well as being a fully qualified metal roof and wall cladding installer, I also specialise in concrete/clay tile roof repairs and maintenance. On top of my roofing work I...

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DnR Contracting

Joined April 2019

We specialise in the smaller jobs the big building companies have no time for. We do most things and have over 25 years joint experience in the building industry. We pride ourselves on providing a fantastic service so you will he happy to recommend us to others.

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Kateryna Brianska

Joined March 2019

Having years of European and New Zealand expirience in tiling we provide professional tiling services for commercial and residential, and we are happy to help business owners and home owners to choose the best tile sizes and patterns to achieve the desired results. Our services include: • Floor levelling and screeding • Floor & wall tiling • Waterproofing • Underfloor heating • Grouting an...

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Glass Innovate Ltd

Joined February 2019

Glass Innovate is one of Wellingtons top Glass and Glazing companies. Our professional qualified glaziers can install anything to do with glass. From a simple single pane window, to specialized unusual projects that other glaziers wouldn't touch, we can do anything. Some of what we can do include: Splashbacks Frameless Showers Glass Table Tops Customized Aquariums Windows Mirrors Balus...

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Ultimate drainage

Joined October 2013

We are a small drainage company that have been servicing the greater wellington region with our prompt and reliable service for the past 30 years Get in touch for a no obligation free quote our prices are very competetive.

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Water and Gas Plumbing ltd

Joined April 2015

Water and Gas Plumbing LTD are one of the largest maintenance based plumbing companies in the Greater Wellington Area specializing in all aspects of plumbing, gas fitting, drain laying, roofing and building maintenance. We use the most advanced technology in the market to effectively diagnose problems quickly. Where required we can respond with the hour for emergency work, having completed over 7...

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Walter Millar

Joined May 2007

Hi there i am a fully qualified tradesman, with 25 years experience in all aspects of building - mainly in the domestic setting. Over this time we have completed many projects of varying sizes from new housing, major extensions and additions, down to some much smaller work - repairs, maintenance etc.

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