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"Good job! Very professional "

Shed Assembly

$500

What's the average cost of a builder in Cairns

$295 - $600

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$295

median

$500

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$600

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3.67

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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

Install driveway shade sail

$700

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

$1,000

Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia

9th Nov 2020

Need a Pergola built between.my Garage and House

Builder , trucky house relocation

$20

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 .

I need bunnings shed installation

$120

Edmonton QLD 4869, Australia

2nd Nov 2019

Instalation of a small bunnings flat packed shed, skillion roof, 1.5 x 800 on concrete pavers

Building: level out queenslander small house

$4,000

Clifton Beach QLD, Australia

14th Aug 2019

Job is to jack up and resert thicker blocks between ground stumps and the house frane. Has had blocks previously ibserted on some blicks sometime in the past. The queenslander height under house varies from 5ft 2 inches to arounfd 3ft 6inches. House age 1965. Estimated total stumps is 25. Those that may need jack up and thicker blocks inserted 10 to 15. House Area is 110m2. Only experienced builder should apply for task.

Drive way fix

$1,500

Kuranda Queensland, Australia

18th Mar 2019

The drive way (brick and pebble) and pipes underneath was washed away and damaged by heavy rain in the area, and need a solution for a permanent fix

Didn’t complete the task, over promising , didn’t honour his warranty or guarantee, charging much more off the Airtask system, not honest. terrible experience, unbelievable!

Paint wood frame of pergola and posts

$100

Cairns, Queensland, Australia

14th Apr 2017

Paint wood frame of outside pergola white and the metal framework. Just need to make it look tidy for house sale. Need someone who is tidy painter. Paint provided. Some dodgy brushes too!

Highly recommend, great worker, polite and friendly, really appreciated his effort to attend job straight away

Dingo to even out driveway

$180

Wondecla QLD, Australia

21st Feb 2021

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

Pergola Buold

$1,000

Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia

7th Oct 2020

Build a pergola between garage and house

Fence and driveway clean with gerni

$100

Balmoral QLD 4171, Australia

6th May 2020

Gerni provided. Need someone to operate high powered gerni to clean fence (internal and external) and driveway. Fence sides are 30m x 30m x 40m long Should take a couple of hours.

I need garden shed installation

$700

White Rock QLD 4868, Australia

4th Sep 2019

Everything. Advise shed selection, slab and build shed. Date very flexible. No rush.

Concrete driveway Kuranda

$5,000

Kuranda Queensland, Australia

9th Apr 2019

The current driveway has a slope and covered with gravels , which has been eroded and washed away by heavy rain Requires a concrete driveway with steel for a permanent fix Total slope area is around 54 square meters

Concrete driveway

$4,500

Cairns QLD, Australia

11th Dec 2018

I need an exposed aggregate driveway laid asap. Old driveway has been removed already. Approx 30sqm.

I need shed assemble

$300

Edmonton QLD, Australia

23rd Aug 2021

Absco garden shed 3m x 2.26m

Build Retaining Wall

$50

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

$9,999

Kewarra Beach QLD 4879, Australia

4th Sep 2020

Need large pergola built asap

Builder/carpenter

$45

Cairns QLD, Australia

26th Mar 2020

We need a builder to replace a 4 window wall. we want to put in a bifold door so need the old frames removed and new frame built to accommodate the door.

I need garden shed installation & repair

$100

Palm Cove QLD 4879, Australia

24th Aug 2019

Can I have an estimate on the installation of an over bonnet storage unit to be assembled in our car park space.

Shed Assembly

$500

Cairns City QLD, Australia

3rd Apr 2019

Shed Assembly Required 3.75m x 2.25m x 2.05m Shed

Good job! Very professional

Build retaining wall

$1,000

Cairns City QLD, Australia

8th Sep 2018

need a retaining wall built along the back perimeter of my property