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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Ballarat

I decided to employ Dan for a pergola build I had, due to his extensive experience as a carpenter, and he was amazing. I didn’t have to tell him once what to do while we were working. He was on the ball from the first minute to the last. He was great to work with and had a lovely personality also. I’ll be calling on him again on the next job no doubt.

Help building a pergola


Great work, quick and prompt service. Real craftsman thanks Craig

Garden shed assembly


Tricky job handled well. Very competent

Pergola Repair


Hassan did a great job and always communicated every step of the way to complete the project

Draft up plans to knock down 2 structural walls and move sliding door


Thank you so much very friendly and reliable will definately recommend

I need shed installation


Easy going and very responsive. Would use again.

Install a flat pack bunnings garden shed installed


What's the average cost of a building & construction contractor in Ballarat

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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 Ballarat

I need a carpenter to help add and build walls in existing home


Wendouree VIC, Australia

16th Sep 2023

Hi, I’ve attached what I’m wanting to do. Essentially remove walls, build walls, fill in some doors and windows and create new ones. Obviously I’ll prioritize the essential jobs subject to costings. Are you interested in this job? If so, are you available next Wednesday morning 20th September to visit and quote? Cheers, Ben - Due date: Flexible

Small deck Building Surveyor 8x3m. 200mm high.


Buninyong VIC 3357, Australia

10th Sep 2023

Need an honest and fair priced building surveyor for a small deck job in Buninyong. The Deck is just 200mm high and 3m x 8m in area. There is currently just pavers in the area and there are no official plans as yet. - Due date: Flexible

Install Laserlite on Pergola


Daylesford VIC, Australia

30th Aug 2023

Install Laserlite sheets on outdoor standalone Pergola 5m x 8m. The Pergola is around 3m high. - Due date: Flexible



Lucas VIC 3350, Australia

12th Jul 2023

NEED TO INSTALL A GARDEN SHED SIZE 3*3 IN BALLARAT, alfredton - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible

Ben was punctual, polite, hardworking, and completed the job promptly. I highly recommend Ben for all your installation needs!

I want to install stratco sanctuary 5m ×3m pergola.


Lucas VIC 3350, Australia

26th Jun 2023

Need someone to install stratco sanctuary pergola 5 meter length and 3 meter width , on 7th July.. location Lucas Ballarat.. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 7 July 2023

Driveway Concrete work for a new build in Winter Valley


Ballarat VIC, Australia

30th May 2023

Concrete driveway work to be done around mid Jul for a new build in Winter Valley. Will provide plans if able to quote and meet the timeline. - Due date: Flexible

Concrete & Install Shed


Scarsdale VIC, Australia

23rd Apr 2023

Concrete area for shed and complete install. Shed is 9.5m wide x 10m long x 4.3m high (American Barn) Can supply building layout etc Flexible on dates Please provide quote

Painting Pergola


Lucas VIC 3350, Australia

16th Apr 2023

Paint pergola on side and back of home - Due date: Flexible

Painting pergola


Lake Wendouree VIC, Australia

11th Apr 2023

Paint frame work of pergola - Due date: Flexible

Replace fabric canopy over aluminium pergola , louvres prefered


Delacombe VIC, Australia

11th Mar 2023

fabric canopy deteriating over existing aluminium pergola measuring approx 3m x 3.6m x 2.4h would like to replace with aluminium louvres if possible, but will consider a wooden replacement of pergola - Due date: Flexible

Shed Assembling


Alfredton VIC, Australia

27th Feb 2023

Easy shed 1.5m(w) 1.5m(d) 1.82m(h) - Due date: Flexible

Construction of shed by registered builder


Ballarat Central VIC 3350, Australia

19th Feb 2023

Have a safety steel shed that is 2 car garage with workshop that needs erecting by a REGISTERED BUILDER with all current insurances etc. Permits are in place and shed material built to spec is already on site. Need contractor to arrange earthworks and concrete slab also. Building surveyor os engaged but need a builder. Requesting quotes ASAP. Thank you - Due date: Flexible

12m x 20m shed installed


Hopetoun Park VIC 3340, Australia

2nd Dec 2022

Need a large shed installed, have purchased already so need erected at earliest convenience. Please quote - Due date: Flexible

Garden shed assembly


Sebastopol VIC 3356, Australia

25th Nov 2022

Bunnings Absco garden shed to be assembled and bolted to existing concrete Budget is a moving target - Due date: Flexible

Awesome job. Chris worked hard all day in the heat and made sure the job was done properly. Highly recommend

Build a pergola and deck


Scotsburn VIC, Australia

14th Nov 2022

We would like to build a 6 x 11 metre deck with a pergola extending over it. Due date: Before Sunday, 25 December 2022

Kit 6m x 10m x 3m shed installed


Bonshaw VIC, Australia

7th Nov 2022

Need a kit shed built.. its a complete bolt up kit.. - Due date: Before Sunday, 25 December 2022

Build a concrete slab for rainwater tank


Ballarat VIC, Australia

5th Oct 2022

A concrete slab with dimensions of 2.5m and 1.4m need to be build at the rear part of the house that is currently under construction. This concrete slab is required as a base to place rainwater tank on it. Red arrow in the picture shows the exact place where the rainwater tank need to be installed. - Due date: Flexible

Build a deck


Glendaruel VIC, Australia

22nd Sep 2022

Hi Looking for someone to do a small 4 x 4 meter deck with spotted gum. Need a quote and timeframe to complete - Due date: Flexible



Ballarat VIC, Australia

9th Sep 2022

Need garden shed from Bunnings assembled - Due date: Flexible

Build a merbau deck over concrete patio


Alfredton VIC, Australia

30th Aug 2022

Would like to have a merbau deck on top of existing concrete one. 3.8m x 3.8m - Due date: Flexible