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Recent Building & Construction reviews in South East Melbourne

Professional, very fair, really top notch. Highly recommend his service

Wiring for driveway floodlight


Absolutely awesome to deal with, was punctual with time, and worked around me and the tenants to get the job done. Highly recommend using Jason! Thank you heaps!

I need shed installation


finished the work to satisfaction. Was dot on time and very professional in his work.

Garden Shed installation


George did a great job, and the shutter looks excellent after being cleaned. Would definitely recommend him, was reliable and friendly!

Climb on pergola roof and clean a small shutter


Fabulous work!!

Painter required to paint Pergola


Damian was prompt and communicated throughout the installation - his work is of very high standard and his attention to detail was very impressive - highly recommend his work.

Garden Shed Installation


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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 South East Melbourne

Registered/licensed draftsman


Mount Waverley VIC, Australia

18th Feb 2024

Registered/licensed draftsman to modify the architectural drawings/ building plan for extending a ground-floor house. The extension is for adding master bedroom/ensuite/study and enclosed alfresco to be added at the rear of the existing house.

Assist with office fit out


Keysborough VIC, Australia

18th Feb 2024

Assist on office fit out job

Supply and install gate on driveway


Clayton South VIC, Australia

16th Feb 2024

I am looking for someone to supply and install a gate on my driveway. Preferably to match the color and design of the fence

Easy Shed Installation


Dandenong North VIC, Australia

14th Feb 2024

Installation of 3m x 1.5m x 2.1m Skillion Roof Garden Easy Shed

Small pergola built, decking wall and gate.


Cranbourne VIC, Australia

14th Feb 2024

Small flat roof pergola over existing decking, decking wall on one side of gazebo and gate replaced.

137b owner builder report required for sale of house, after full Reno


Glen Waverley VIC, Australia

14th Feb 2024

137B report required, for sale. after full renovation of my house, 2 bath,1 Kitchen

Pergola type swing seat


Cranbourne VIC, Australia

13th Feb 2024

Copied below from site : I saw this project on YouTube under Arbor Pergola Swing. Swing Seat will be purchased separately. Base is concrete It did not mention any specific detailed plans or cut list but it was enough to get me started. I began with (2) 10' 6" x 6" post. buried each 24" and cemented. I cut the post tops at 83" from ground line. The rafter consist of (2) 10' 2"x 6". I used the leftovers of the 6" x 6" post tops in the middle of my rafters to hang the swing from with 1/2 " eye bolt. Then I used (9) 2" x 2 " x 8' and cut each at 36" to finish off the top and (2) 2x6x8 for the 4 rafter supports. I drew out the designs of the rafters and top ends free hand and at made a template for the cuts with s jigsaw.

Shed installation


Modella VIC, Australia

12th Feb 2024

Shed installation required 18058 x 3911 - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 29 February 2024

Extend my pergola


Clyde VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2024

Extend my pergola 2300 x 2800mm and add beams to existing pergola

Will ensure he knows what you want before supplying his quote. This way you get what you want.

Concrete Driveway & Side


Glen Waverley VIC, Australia

9th Feb 2024

I am looking to get my driveway & side exposed concrete. Also on my other side of the house I require colour (charcoal) concrete with one small step. My site is almost ready for boxing and in a small patch I require a little digging and setup. Also need to add the drainage gutters where required. - Due date: Before Thursday, 29 February 2024

Need to do metal Pergola /coverd area


Officer VIC, Australia

9th Feb 2024

We changed from timber cover are to metal. Post/columns installed. Need to doo roof and roof battens (steel). Attach timber beat to existing rafters and install steel rafters for Pregola . Colourbond roof. Have attached the material. Officer 3809 - Due date: Before Sunday, 11 February 2024

Easyshed assembly task - 2.25m x 0.78m Shed on Concrete Driveway


Springvale VIC, Australia

19th Jan 2024

Easyshed assembly task 2.25m x 0.78m Flat Roof Garden Shed - EasyShed1 See link blow https://easyshed.com.au/products/flat-roof-garden-shed-2-25m-w-x-0-78m-d-classic?variant=40701624942751 Concrete Fixings - Fixed to Concrete driveway - Due date: Flexible

good work Jason, thank you

Finish painting an veranda/pergola


Berwick VIC, Australia

13th Jan 2024

finish painting the timber frame of a large veranda/pergola (a relative new build), paint supplied - Due date: Before Wednesday, 31 January 2024

Good service and a nice bloke

Pergola Post Replacement


Oakleigh East VIC, Australia

31st Dec 2023

Supply and fit 1 post to existing pergola. The post will be placed in existing ground plate. Just timber post and labour. 100x100 x 2400 post. Plained and clean finish. - Due date: Before Friday, 5 January 2024

Soul is a professional. He turned up on time with the adequate tools and materials. Highly recommended him. Good job mate. Thanks

Repair rotten pergola


Hampton Park VIC 3976, Australia

6th Dec 2023

Timber pergola is rotting, I need the rotten posts replaced to make pergola safe Price is negotiable - Due date: Flexible

Soul came to inspect my pergola and was knowledgeable, knew exactly what needed to be done and communicated effectively. Would recommend

Garden Shed installation


Cranbourne East VIC, Australia

8th Nov 2023

3mx3m Garden Shed installation - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 10 November 2023

He communicated effectively and delivered the work on time. For a big shed, he was quick with the assembly and applied initiative where required.

Shed installation


Cranbourne West VIC, Australia

2nd Nov 2023

Need someone to install a small shed on concrete slab. Shed is on site, there is already concrete slab so just need shed installed. Shed is 1.5meter by .78 meter - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 2 November 2023

Good job Thanks Safi

Fixing Pergola


Narre Warren South VIC, Australia

31st Oct 2023

Need to fix minor things in pergola. 1. Replace a rotten wood support. 2.Replace/fix leaking polycarbonate sheet - Due date: Flexible

Very thorough, eye for detail and lovely guy. Highly recommended

DIY kit shed installation on a lawn base


Noble Park North VIC, Australia

22nd Sep 2023

Would need someone that has the complete tools to install a shed (i have no tools). - Due date: Flexible

I have had a great experi

Gutter plumber pergola solution


Hampton Park, Victoria, Australia

8th Sep 2023

Gutter plumber ,just added box gutter added and downpipe but need new solution, - Due date: Flexible

Outstanding communication and work, very easy to deal with would definitely recommend