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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Cairns

"Good job! Very professional "

Shed Assembly


"Joss was fantastic, very experienced job, pleasant and professional. Would totally recommend. Thank you "

Buffet build


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What do builders’ services include?

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 Cairns

Assemble shed


Kanimbla QLD, Australia

19th Nov 2022

Assemble garden shed and small gate and fence - Due date: Flexible

Build wall and door in my garage space - quote


Trinity Beach QLD, Australia

19th Sep 2022

I have a garage that needs a wall and door built in (see photos). Looking for a quote, thanks. - Due date: Flexible

Supply and install exposed aggregate driveway


Clifton Beach QLD, Australia

20th Mar 2022

Supply and installation of exposed aggregate concrete driveway in Boral "Eclipse" Arear approx. 32m2. - Due date: Before Sunday, 10 April 2022

Double, timber driveway gates ,1.8 h x 3.5 w


Smithfield QLD, Australia

7th Jan 2022

Double driveway timber gates. 1.8 x 3.5 - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 10th Jan 2022

Install driveway shade sail


Earlville QLD, Australia

5th May 2021

Looking for someone to quote on installation and give advise on a shade sail above the driveway. Drive way (rough dimensions); 3.2M (width) 8M (Length)

Pergola buolt


Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia

9th Nov 2020

Need a Pergola built Garage and House

Builder , trucky house relocation


Cairns QLD, Australia

7th May 2020

Builder with knowledge of moving houses. contacts in cairns for truck . Crane. Job is to have a chat to me and give me advice on project .

Build a carport


Bungalow QLD, Australia

26th Oct 2022

Quote to build a carport awning at the front of the house - Due date: Flexible

Buffet build


Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

7th Aug 2022

I have a buffet needing building. It’s just too confusing for myself. And a bookshelf. - Due date: Flexible

Joss was fantastic, very experienced job, pleasant and professional. Would totally recommend. Thank you

Repair concrete structure on driveway - small section.


Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

9th Feb 2022

We are in need of a concreter to complete a small job on our driveway to fix a small structural area prior to placing a fence over the area. Must have valid qualifications and experience. Paid by the hour. - Due date: Before Monday, 7th Mar 2022

Repairs to pergola


Mooroobool QLD, Australia

24th Nov 2021

A beam has fallen and needs re-attaching or replacing. - Due date: Flexible

Dingo to even out driveway


Wondecla QLD, Australia

21st Feb 2021

Dingo operator required to even out driveway and level out area around shed

Pergola Buold


Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia

7th Oct 2020

Build a pergola between garage and house

Assemble shed, gazebo and cupboard


Edmonton QLD, Australia

21st Nov 2022

Needing a shed, gazebo and cupboard assembled. Will need own tools, I will post a photo of the tools on the box that you will require - Due date: Before Saturday, 26 November 2022

Shed installation, council plans, concrete slab


Smithfield QLD, Australia

22nd Sep 2022

Errection of 4.5m X 3m X 2.4 garden shed. Draft plans for council ensuring all local lawws and building regulations are met. Form and lay 100mm conctete slab. - Due date: Flexible

Install Timber Pergola


Parramatta Park QLD 4870, Australia

4th Jul 2022

Seeking a timber pergola to be installed with perspex sheeting About 4m x 3m. Property at Parramatta Park

Demolition concrete blocks


Whitfield QLD, Australia

2nd Feb 2022

Require demolition of outdoor concrete block structure, 2 walls approx 2.7 x 2.7m and concrete floor Demolition has been partly done.

I need shed assemble


Edmonton QLD, Australia

23rd Aug 2021

Absco garden shed 3m x 2.26m

Build Retaining Wall


Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

24th Jan 2021

Skilled carpenter required to build retaining walls. All materials supplied. Labour to build timber sleeper and galvanised post wall. Timber stairs with only 4 steps needed as well. Someone with previous experience building retaining walls. Location: Bayview, Northern Beaches. $50 per hour.

Builder for a pergola


Kewarra Beach QLD 4879, Australia

4th Sep 2020

Need large pergola built asap