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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Newcastle

Great work and excellent communication. Thank you!

Install shed window


Great service

Seal Cobblestone Driveway


Excellent, prompt, professional, easy to communicate with. Fast reliable worker. Highly recommended..

Garden shed install and anchor


Jarrad’s reviews all say he’s a good hard working dude and it’s true!! Very honourable with great communication. Will def use again.

Shed demolition and waste removal


Steve was prompt with communications and his work is wonderful. Would not hesitate to recommend him

Reseal stenciled driveway in Warner’s Bay


michel is awesome very friendly and polite was on time understood the project perfectly very reliable .....dont hesitate to have him help you with any job you might need ......overall excellent.

I need shed installation


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

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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 Newcastle

Concrete demolition


Beresfield NSW, Australia

22nd Sep 2023

Demolition of driveway and other concrete pathways to it. - Due date: Flexible

Fix concrete driveway


Coal Point NSW, Australia

22nd Sep 2023

Parts of the driveway have crumbled due to an excavator. Looking fir someone who can fix it up - Due date: Before Thursday, 28 September 2023

Demolish small pergola and trampoline + removal of demolished items


Cardiff NSW, Australia

17th Sep 2023

Demolish small pergola and trampoline and remove and dispose of the demolished items. - Due date: Flexible

Great communication. Completes task exactly as agreed. Will book Dan again.

Fix my driveway


Elermore Vale NSW, Australia

15th Sep 2023

I am looking for someone who can fix my driveway so that I can get my car inside the garage smoothly. I am after someone who can smoothen it and level it so that it looks also good. Attaching picture for your reference. Please provide the quote, let me know if you have any questions. - Due date: Flexible

Fix my driveway so car can go smoothly in and out of it.


Elermore Vale NSW, Australia

5th Sep 2023

Every time I take the car in or out of the garage it touches the driveway because of the variation in entry point of the garage. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 6 September 2023

Timber shed installation


Mayfield East NSW, Australia

2nd Sep 2023

We would like to install a Stilla painted Ascot timber shed 12 x 8. We have a concrete slab that is already down. Please see the link to see the installation details. https://www.stilla.com.au/product/ascot-12x8/ - Due date: Flexible

Building stairs with blocks


Elermore Vale NSW 2287, Australia

31st Aug 2023

Need a builder to build stairs with blocks. Dimentions are: 2m length, 1.7m width and 1.2 m height. Will pay cash. please message your quote - Due date: Flexible

Build a carport


Warners Bay NSW, Australia

22nd Aug 2023

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

After a quote from a builder/ Carpenter


Mount Hutton NSW, Australia

18th Aug 2023

After a quote to to remove couple of walls and replace, to create more space for bathroom reno. - Due date: Flexible

Very good work, job was done as plan.

Demolition of cement floor in car garage.


Beresfield NSW, Australia

30th Jul 2023

Demolition of cement floor in car garage. Also walkways leading to it. Presenty the garage is already removed. So it’s open space to work. Also need to remove the trees in the backyard. - Due date: Flexible

Build a brick planter box.


The Hill NSW 2300, Australia

24th Jul 2023

I am initially seeking quotes from qualified brick layers for the below described work. Job: Build a brick planter box tying in to existing brick work if possible. To be around 9 courses high. Bricks are supplied. One side is 6000mm in length, the other is 4000mm. Approximatley 19m2 of walls. Located at the Hill. - Due date: Flexible

Garden shed installation


Argenton NSW, Australia

18th Jul 2023

I require the installation of a 3x3 new Easy Shed on new concrete slab. Please indicate your rate. Thanks. - Due date: Before Saturday, 22 July 2023

Pre-Purchase Property Building and Inspector in Newcastle Area


Wallsend NSW 2287, Australia

18th Jul 2023

I am in a process of My first house buying waiting for owner to accept the offer in Wallsend, Newcastle area. Hense I am looking for a Building and Pest Inspector. Will need the service sometime next week (Hopefully). Service I need- Pest inspection including Termites, Asbestos Building inspection (roof, foundation, plumbing & electrical). Its 520sqm land house with 320sql total floor split level. Give me your quote, qualification and years of experience. Thanks for your time. - Due date: Flexible

Driveway concreting


Beresfield NSW, Australia

12th Jul 2023

lay a drive way for car access - Due date: Flexible

Put up a fence panel across driveway


Hamilton South NSW, Australia

30th Jun 2023

Place a fence panel up in a rental across driveway (preferably with gate) to divide front and back yard. Colour bond fence one side, brick house the other- easy to take down after tenancy. - Due date: Before Thursday, 15 June 2023 - Due date: Before Monday, 24 July 2023

Looking for experience builder


Stockton NSW, Australia

24th Jun 2023

Building wall , Gyproxy work Flooring - Due date: Flexible

Need help to build a retaining wall


Elermore Vale NSW 2287, Australia

20th Jun 2023

I need an experienced builder to build a retaining wall for me. I have the materials just need labour. Retaining wall is around 30 m long and 1.4 m average height. Highest point 1.8 m. Send offer for labour for whole project or per day. thanks - Due date: Flexible

Supply and install laser light roofing to pergola


Warabrook NSW 2304, Australia

20th Jun 2023

Hail damage needs replacing roof - Due date: Before Friday, 28 July 2023

Pergola Roof - Plastic Panel replacement


Wyee Point NSW 2259, Australia

7th Jun 2023

Cracked panel needs replacement before settlement of the property. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 14 June 2023

Garden shed installation


Fletcher NSW, Australia

5th Jun 2023

Garden shed installation 3x3m - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 7 June 2023