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Chris came on time and completed the job quickly and efficiently. Was happy to do another small task for me. He is a good worker and nice man. I would be happy for him to do more jobs for me and I recommend him.

Apply bird repellent gel to pergola


Bruce was perfect for this job. Communication was fantastic, turned up on time and completed the job safety and promptly leaving the site clean. Bruce is friendly and easy to get on with. I highly recommend Bruce for similar jobs.

Remove old pergola and dispose


Amazing! Really helped me out installing LVL beams in the ceiling. Very knowledgeable and will definitely get Nathan and his team back in the near future! Thanks again Nathan!!

Wall removal (Builder/Carpenter)


Josh was amazing. Arrived on time and conducted himself in a very professional manner. Both him and his brother are very hard workers and got the job done and cleaned up after themselves. Fantastic service and will be using Josh again. Thank you so much :)

Remove old pergola


Well done thanks Chris. Brian

Labouring and building


Ian was a pleasure to work with...great communication around timelines and options for our task....worked with us around the color of roofing we needed for our job....nice guy, can do attitude...recommended!

Small Pergola Roofing Repair


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Conceptualisation and planning

Before general builders start your construction project, the first stage is to create your concept behind it and plan the blueprints, design and other essential elements. Feel free to plan precisely how you want to as your Tasker guides you to ensure everything is up-to-code and the design and structure are sound and stable. Once the construction plans and blueprints are ready, the next step would be obtaining building and construction permits. This may sound overwhelming, but your Tasker can help you get the right planning permission for your project.

Implementation and execution

Once all the necessary documents and planning are done, your Tasker can now start your construction project! This stage usually starts with clearing and excavating the land to remove boulders, trees or anything that stands in the way of your building. It can also mean demolishing an old property standing on your preferred space while following building regulations. Afterwards, they can proceed with pouring and curing the foundation. Framing comes next, and that includes installing wooden frames and steel beams. 

When your property has been completely framed out, that’s where doing rough electrical and plumbing work comes in. A good builder will install the roof, vents, ductwork, heating, and cooling units and may even start paving your driveway and other outdoor spaces.

Finalisation and completion

The interior of your property is completed at this stage. General builders near you install insulation, drywall, ceilings and outlets. And once the interior walls are good to go, that’s when fixtures such as lighting, windows and doors are added. Renovating the bathroom and installing tubs, toilets, faucets, and sinks can also be a part of this phase. The final step in building services covers finishing touches, from installing your flooring and painting your walls to putting countertops in. 

A construction project may leave a massive mess once it’s finished. Get someone to clean after the builders to make your property look more polished without you having to lift a finger!

Recent Building & Construction tasks in Adelaide

Repair driveway gate cannot open


Kensington Gardens SA, Australia

21st Apr 2024

The steel pole has come out on The left side and needs to be replaced or repair if possible.

Garden shed installation. 3.0 m x 2.25m.


Bridgewater SA, Australia

20th Apr 2024

Looking for a skilled handyman to assemble and install a 3.0m x 2.25m garden shed from EasyShed onto an existing concrete slab in Bridgewater. Shed assembly experience and necessary tools required. Hoping to have it completed within the next 3 weeks. Willing to negotiate with interested taskers to find a fair price.

Someone to build a timber chicken coop from plans with enclosed run.


Bradbury SA, Australia

17th Apr 2024

Price to be negotiated upon final design. We need a large chicken coop and enclosed run with some under cover area and some open (wire roof) that is fox proof. We will pre purchase all of the building materials required and are also happy to purchase a plan if required too. The coop needs to be large enough to house over 15 Chickens. Photos are ideas only for the style. We do not need the fancy house / roof and can use corrugated iron or something instead. Happy for person building to suggest plan that is do-able

Demolition of a free standing back yard entertainment room


Paradise SA, Australia

16th Apr 2024

Demolition of a free standing back yard entertainment room 5.5 W x 7.5 L x 2.1 H Price suggestions welcome Wooden frame. No asbestos. Cement flooring. Slab optional to remain. Water disconnected Electricity to be disconnected I can get inside pics if needed. Timber exposed beams and Gyproc walls Machine access is available via rear reserve (room backs onto reserve) - access from Schulze road Note * .. very small ensuite with shower, toilet and basin - approx 4m2 total is contained inside ..

Install pergola


Gumeracha SA, Australia

15th Apr 2024

help with installing pergola

Driveway gate installation


Black Forest SA, Australia

8th Apr 2024

I have purchased a driveway gate online. I need a gate installer who has their own tools to install the gate. I can assist with the installation as a general labor. Driveway gate 3m width, consists of 2 * 1.5m(W)x 1.8m(H) panels.

Put up bird spikes on my pergola


Magill SA, Australia

8th Apr 2024

I need some plastic bird spikes installed on my pergola, on 4 wooden panels (Bird spikes provided myself) I have the screws for it but a tall ladder would be required as I don’t think mine here would reach (unless youre really tall) and you’d need a drill or a screwdriver. Should be a quick job

Demolition of greenhouse


Upper Sturt SA, Australia

4th Apr 2024

Demolition and removal of 4 x 12m greenhouse. Comprised of 1m high bessa block perimeter with polycarb roof on 100mm concrete slab. 1 x 12m adjoining garden bed comprising brick perimeter three bricks high.

Construct gravel driveway


Charleston SA, Australia

28th Mar 2024

present driveway is gravel,but need a better finsh.area #135sq.m some excavation required to get the fall right

Hooks on wall and drilling hooks onto pergola


City of Burnside SA, Australia

19th Mar 2024

1. Drilling brick walls for 6 hooks and 1 shelf (with 2 screws) 2. Drilling two hooks on aluminum pergola (for hanging flower baskets)

Janelle is very consultative and makes sure she understands what you want to your needs. She hung up hooks for plants and lots of pictures for us. Thank you Janelle!

Take down a pergola that is on a site and reconstruct it at my home


Malvern SA, Australia

9th Mar 2024

Deconstruct existing wood pergola (9m wide x 5.5m) and reconstruct at my home.

Plastic Shed assembled


Burnside SA, Australia

3rd Mar 2024

Hi. I need this plastic shed assembled and the remains of a green wooden air con unit cage taken down as it’s all broken and a clothes line taken off the wall. The shed will go in the corner where clothes like and air con cage were. Flexible for times dates I’ve attached a photo of what the shed looks like when assembled.

Attended punctually and did a great job!

Pergola instal


Campbelltown SA, Australia

1st Mar 2024

We have 5 steel posts & we can buy other materials

Builder to be mentor


Adelaide SA, Australia

15th Feb 2024

Looking for a qualified builder to be my mentor and help me upgrade builders license. Have builders license with restriction and recently completed cert.4 in building and construction. Must be local - Due date: Flexible

Shed install


Ironbank SA 5153, Australia

17th Jan 2024

Stratco 24m X 10m shed to be installed. Currently delivered in site with flat pad installed. Ready to erect. Please message me regarding prices Thanks, Pete Located Ironbank. - Due date: Before Friday, 16 February 2024

Catio building


Mount Barker SA, Australia

21st Dec 2023

Build me a catio out the toilet room window. Water proof and size aprox 2m x 2m. - Due date: Flexible

Concrete crew needed 270m2 driveway


Adelaide SA, Australia

18th Dec 2023

Need a concreter or concrete crew to place and finish 270m2 driveway/path. We can supply concrete if required. Black concrete and also potentially grey aggregate. Price negotiable. Happy to accomodate as much as I can. - Due date: Flexible

Roof re-sheeting pergola


Heathfield, South Australia, Australia

17th Dec 2023

Approx 40sqm of roof needs to be re-sheeted due to some damage and persistent leaks. Looking for experienced in similar work.

Kennedy has done a great job repairing our roof. Great bloke, polite, punctual, professional. Have never had a tradesman leave a job so tidy. Says a lot in my opinion. Would definitely recommend him. Thanks Kennedy.

Help finish a shed install


Millswood SA, Australia

13th Dec 2023

6m by 4m shed half up needhelp to finish - Due date: Before Thursday, 21 December 2023

Furniture, shed assembly, flyscreen repair, wall mounting


Rostrevor SA, Australia

12th Dec 2023

I require the following tasks completed 1. Assemble Ikea Tall Boy (MALM chest of 4) 2. Assemble Stratco HANDI-SAVER G/SHED 1500WX760D 3. Fix Flyscreen (one section has been torn off - refer to photos) 4. Wall mount 90cm circle mirror (refer to photo - needs to be remounted to allow shoe rack to stand underneath) 5. Wall mount Dyson Vacuum Cleaner - Due date: Before Monday, 25 December 2023

Lachlan did a great job completing a variety of tasks. He was very efficient especially with the IKEA furniture assembly and was pleasant and easy to communicate with as well. I would use him again for handyman tasks.