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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Canberra

"Great job. Easy to deal with, punctual, professional, and friendly. Would highly recommend to others. "

Remove pergola

$250

"Thanks for a great job seee you again on Thursday "

Help install shed cloth over pagola

$60

"Thanks Chris "

Assemble shed

$150

"thanks mate, good job :) "

Pergola repair

$500

"Andrew did an excellent job putting our garden shed together. He arrived promptly at the agreed time and set about completing the assembly in an efficient and friendly manner. Very highly recommended!"

Small 1.5 x 0.8m Garden Shed Assembly

$80

"prompt efficient and a good job. would use axel again happily."

I need shed installation

$500

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

$150 - $347

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$150

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$250

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$347

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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 Canberra

Pergola repair /replace laserlite

$9

Kambah ACT 2902, Australia

10th May 2022

Damage to laserlite from falling tree branches.. Needs at least one panel replaced or 7 depending on whether it can be matched. Just on 7 years old. Total pergola is 4800 W x 3200 L. Panels about 90cm. W. I require 2 quotes to proceed through the real estate agent. The amount is not an estimate. - Due date: Flexible

Fix leaks in pergola

$150

Wanniassa ACT 2903, Australia

30th Apr 2022

Hi , I need someone to fix leaks in pergola. There is plastic sheet in the back of pergola and when it rains , water is seeping through as I can see couple of Holes in the sheet. I want long term solution not like silicon etc. I want water to go outside the gutter so we can sit in the back properly under the cover. Not sure if we need any other sheet on top. What is the best and cost effective solution? Thanks

Build a deck roof

$400

O'Malley ACT 2606, Australia

18th Apr 2022

Help to build a deck and flyover roof for $400 per day cash. Deck building / Chippy skills preferred - Due date: Flexible

New pergola posts and fascia

$5

MacGregor ACT, Australia

15th Apr 2022

I have pergola posts that are concreted into the cement. One is bowing and has a knot/crack in it. It will need to be replaced. I also require the pergola to have a fascia around it to protect the timber. I can send you photos. - Due date: Before Saturday, 7 May 2022

Garden shed installation

$100

Belconnen ACT, Australia

11th Apr 2022

Garden shed installation 2.5 Garden shed installation 2.5

Quote for pergola extension

$10

Holt ACT, Australia

9th Jan 2022

Attend to gather information about the existing pergola and needs for new one. Provide quote. - Due date: Flexible

Paul was great. Super friendly, flexible and knowledgeable.

A quote for a pergola

$30

Crace ACT 2911, Australia

5th Dec 2021

We need a quote for a pergola if possible. Thanks. - Due date: Flexible

Ronald is honest, reliable and professional. Highly recommend.

Bathroom Renovations Demolition and Strip out

$300

Gungahlin ACT, Australia

8th May 2022

Hi there, Looking for professional demolition crews to do Bathroom Renos strip out and demolition. Skip bin is provided. ASAP job. Scope of works; Complete strip out tiles and sheets Complete strip out the floor tiles and making it levelled Taking shower screen, vanity and WC basin out to the skip bin Strip out the wardrobe and take the debries out to the skip bin. Floor to be cleaned after completion of demolition Thanks Kuros

Build an ensuite bedroom extention

$8,000

Kambah ACT, Australia

30th Apr 2022

Needing few quotes from builders that can build an ensuite bedroom extention - Due date: Flexible

3x3 garden shed installation

$200

Greenway ACT 2900, Australia

17th Apr 2022

3x3m garden shed to be bolted on concrete slab. Concrete slab is ready.

Awesome work done by Steve, thank you so much for all your hard work.

Pergola Repair

$1,500

Dunlop ACT, Australia

13th Apr 2022

2 hail damaged pergola polycarbonate roof sections (3.5m x 7.8m, and 3.15m x 6.09m) be replaced with polycarb. 18 precut polycarb sheets + screws already purchased and on order. Existing capping/flashing in good order. Will also provide anti noise tape Due date: Flexible

Repair laseflite sunturf sheets on pergola

$200

Bonner ACT, Australia

3rd Apr 2022

Some laserlite sunturf sheets are leaking due to masktape tear and some rubber gaskets falling off - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 9 April 2022

Prompt and satisfactory work.

Garden shed assembly and anchoring to concrete slab

$350

Narrabundah ACT, Australia

8th Jan 2022

Assembly of Easy Shed brand garden shed 3.75 x 3.75 x 2.18m and anchor to concrete slab. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 26th Jan 2022

Steve did a fantastic job! Would highly recommend him.

Demolition and removal of a pergola

$300

Lyons ACT, Australia

12th May 2022

Seeking quotes for demolition and removal of a freestanding wooden pergola which is rotting and no longer safe. Job includes demolition, removal of materials and leaving ground safe/flat without debris/holes. - Due date: Flexible

Fix pergola roof

$200

Wanniassa ACT 2903, Australia

8th May 2022

The pergola roof is leaking when it rains from some sides Need this all fixed and back in shape by this Saturday please Thanks

Build brick mailbox

$1,000

Forde ACT, Australia

19th Apr 2022

Build brick letterbox with rendered finish. Please provide all tools and materials. - Due date: Flexible

Outdoor blinds and canopy/ pergola

$1,000

Coombs ACT, Australia

16th Apr 2022

Help needed in advice regarding installing outdoor blinds and extending shaded outdoor area rates negotiable. Keen to get it done quickly

Building pergola and cement slab

$1,500

Holt ACT, Australia

12th Apr 2022

Build 4 mt x 5.5 mt pergola and cement slab 7 mt x 5 m - Due date: Flexible

Garden Shed installation

$100

Forde ACT, Australia

22nd Jan 2022

Need someone to put together a flat roof garden shed - 2.25w x 0.7d. Brand is Easy Shed. New in box. - Due date: Flexible

Very flexible and friendly. Great work

Flat pack shed assembly

$200

Kaleen ACT, Australia

6th Jan 2022

Put together a 3x3 Absco shed from Bunnngs in Kaleen.

Steve did a great job, he worked like a Trojan in the stinking heat. Thanks for such a wonderful shed assembly.