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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Outer East Melbourne

Rod did a fantastic job. He was quick and he helped with everything we asked. Will 100% use him again 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

Removing pergola


Great to work with Mustafa

Structure drafting


Professional service, prompt response

Repair Driveway Lamp


Dealing with Trevor couldn’t. Have been more easy Came out same day looked at job completed next day for a great price Competent punctual and friendly.

Handyman carpenter builder for windows


I would highly recommend Daniel. He removed the cubby house and barrel from our rental property. He did an excellent Job. I would definitely hire Daniel again for future works.

Demolition and removal of Tree house & barrel


What's the average cost of a building & construction contractor in Outer East Melbourne

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Local builders can help you with your needs and concerns regarding constructing your home, office, business or any dream property! Here’s what you can expect from builders near you:

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 Outer East Melbourne

Build pergola


Mullum Mullum Ward VIC, Australia

24th Feb 2024

We have a covered area behind garage, need to enclose it with transparent material to create a run room/ sit out area. I have added some inspiration photos to what we want it to look like, the roof and flooring is already done, we need screening installed.

Concrete Driveway fixing


Bayswater North VIC, Australia

20th Feb 2024

Hello Concrete driveway broken and need to remove and fix it.

Fixing Pergola joints


Rowville VIC, Australia

18th Feb 2024

The joints on one side of the Pergola is detaching.

Absolute professional, easy going and friendly

Patio step


Boronia VIC, Australia

15th Feb 2024

I need a step added to this patio. I’m thinking made of timber or timber like material like decking. Length is 3.5m long

Aquire, prepare and install at automatic driveway gate


Croydon VIC, Australia

11th Feb 2024

We have a driveway opening that I need an auto gate put across - approximately 3.5 across by 2m high would prefer black metal Need someone to obtain this gate, install it and ensure it works - Due date: Before Sunday, 10 March 2024

Big rocks moved from drive way to backyard. May need bobcat


Mount Evelyn VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2024

I need 4 large rocks moved from the drive way to the backyard. May need a bobcat as very heavy

Build a sunroom


Boronia VIC, Australia

6th Feb 2024

We have an extended pergola area and would like to convert that to a sun room - Due date: Flexible

Paint A frame section of pergola roof


Ringwood VIC, Australia

23rd Jan 2024

I want pergola roof painted white. I am happy to do the lower sections but the A frame section is 4 metres at the highest point, so must have own ladder/trestles/scaff as I don’t have the equipment. Entire A frame section, to be painted. - Due date: Before Thursday, 15 February 2024

Kristal was so efficient, punctual, organised, friendly and so helpful. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him.

Pergola/outdoor entertaining quote


Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia

22nd Jan 2024

I am after a few quotes on my in-laws backward, they are wanting a pergola and decking area built, wanting the deck to be at step level to walk out, and then another step down to a lower deck area, leaving about 2/3 meters of grass from the fence line. Please contact to discuss quote. - Due date: Flexible

Drafting plans


Donvale VIC, Australia

22nd Jan 2024

Would like a quote for drafting up working drawings to submit to council for a house extension. The extension is very basic and we have sketch drawings of floor plan, elevations and site plan. Need asap - Due date: Flexible

Garden shed assembly


Chirnside Park VIC, Australia

21st Jan 2024

Need garden shed assembled. 3m* 1.5 m 2m high - Due date: Flexible

Great service and quality workmanship.

Alfresco renovation. Building walls covering the area


Rowville VIC, Australia

17th Jan 2024

Build a wall covering the alfresco - Due date: Flexible

Builder renovation


Boronia VIC, Australia

14th Jan 2024

Need a registered builder to replace the broken beam - Due date: Flexible

Move soil in a wheelbarrow from front driveway to backyard.


Mooroolbark VIC, Australia

12th Jan 2024

Soil has been delivered to the front driveway. I’d like someone to assist for 3 hours. It involves loading the wheelbarrow and moving the soil out the back (slight downhill with soil) then spreading on the garden. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 13 January 2024

Assemble shed for dog (kennel)


Boronia VIC, Australia

11th Jan 2024

I need this shed installed - https://easyshed.com.au/products/dog-kennel-1-51m-w-x-0-78m-d-classic Doesn't seem so complex but I don't know what I am doing. Will be installed into concrete. Note the price of the shed is only $275, albeit on sale, so don't want to spend too much! - Due date: Flexible

Build enclosure outside for sauna


Mooroolbark VIC, Australia

7th Jan 2024

Sauna needs to be under cover - need under cover area made up - Due date: Flexible

Shed assembly


Wantirna South VIC, Australia

7th Jan 2024

Need a shed assembled. I started this about 12 months ago and it got too hectic for me to continue. Hoping some is keen to come and finish off the assembly of this for me. - Due date: Flexible

Brilliant work, very professional.

Complete large easyshed assembly, half finished, needs 2 people


Wesburn VIC 3799, Australia

29th Dec 2023

I've half done a 3.75m x 4.5m easyshed but run out of time. All tools provided but a ladder would be useful for putting roof on. - Due date: Flexible

Leaking Pergola. The roof of the pergola is leaking from the joints.


Wantirna South VIC, Australia

29th Dec 2023

Pergola roof leaking from the joints. Need to seal all the joints of the pergola to stop the leaks - Due date: Flexible

Timber pergola 5m by 4m


Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia

23rd Dec 2023

Backyard timber pergola approx size 5m by 4m - Due date: Flexible