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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Newcastle

"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


"Ben was on time, knew exactly what he was doing, had all the right tools and had my old car moved pretty quickly. Very happy."

Help move my car into driveway


"Prompt and has done everything he said he would. Good communication. "

Repair leaking pergola roof


"Great service "

Seal Cobblestone Driveway


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

Garden shed install and anchor


"Michael did a great job. very professional."

I need garden shed installation & repair


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

$170 - $412







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Average reviews for Building & Construction Services in Newcastle

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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 Newcastle

Building work certification


Maryville NSW, Australia

22nd Jun 2022

We have DA drawings approved by Newcastle City Council for a new deck and removal of an internal wall in a 3 bed weatherboard pier house. We will need a building certifier when we get a construction certificate in late June /early July 2022. We have construction plan, just waiting on engineers drawings of deck piers and new lintel or other requirements where an internal wall is being removed. Airtasker only accepts .pdf uploads, so I will provide better quality plans later. - Due date: Flexible

Concrete driveway and side access


Cameron Park NSW, Australia

22nd May 2022

Approx 122m2 of black concrete to be laid. Finish off driveway and down side/ back of house - Due date: Flexible

Concrete for driveway and alfresco area


Cameron Park NSW 2285, Australia

27th Apr 2022

Need a quote for a driveway, and Alfresco area and path to be concreted please - Due date: Flexible

Driveway concrete


Newcastle NSW, Australia

1st Apr 2022

Please refer to the photos for more info. The length is 14.3m and width is 3.3m. Depth is minimum 100mm. Tasks need to be done include.. -Excavation and disposal of existing slabs and fill -lay reinforcements and water piping (need easy drain across and a pit far right corner of carport) -supply and lay (about 4.3cubic concrete) and finish -standard/normal concrete will do -location->Wallsend -no pump required Please email or message me as i may not get reception where I work. -no real hurry to do the job now. -budget depends on median/mean price

Shed installer


Coal Point NSW 2283, Australia

15th Mar 2022

need to build up the shed - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 22 March 2022

Shed assembly


Kahibah NSW, Australia

1st Mar 2022

Garden shed assembly in back yard - Due date: Flexible

Gurney the outside of house and driveway


Belmont North NSW, Australia

13th Jan 2022

Hi there Just looking for someone with a gurney to wash the outside of house/fences, windows and driveway for my exit clean. its not a large property but would cost me more to buy the gurney then to do it, will Prob take a hour and a half. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 18th Jan 2022

Thank you so much Terrance, thorough job, Gurney our house and garage, lovely guy over and above, highly recommended 🤩

Builder todo garage conversion granny flat


Newcastle NSW, Australia

30th May 2022

Looking to do full garage flat conversion lining insulation maybe recladd also plumbing and electrical happy to source Seperate if required. All above board through private cert or council

Shovel 2m gravel over driveway


Coal Point NSW, Australia

15th May 2022

Shovel/ spread 2 cubic meters of gravel over driveway. Driveway already is covered in gravel, this pile is just to top up the areas that need it. Gravel is already on one sport of driveway. A wheelbarrow may help (not provided) shovels can be provided though

Build a small wall in Alfresco area


Speers Point NSW, Australia

25th Apr 2022

In our Alfresco, we want to put about 3 metre long wall, so we can do small barbecue area there.

Boring under driveway at Speers Point 2284


Speers Point NSW, Australia

31st Mar 2022

Boring under driveway to install drainage pipe approx 11 metres - Due date: Flexible

Need a 3 x 3 metre garden shed installed


Teralba NSW, Australia

3rd Mar 2022

Need a 3 x 3 metre garden shed installed on a newly poured slab. Garden shed onsite in boxes. - Due date: Flexible

Thank you for an awesome job. Would highly recommend and will be definitely be using again. 😊

Building Works


Newcastle NSW, Australia

22nd Feb 2022

Looking for a builder to quote us on some building works to a property we manage in Broadmeadow, the works are : * Replace chain at downpipe with a proper downpipe and connect to stormwater. *Repair front gutter, and replace fascia if required. *Repair flashing above entry where the verandah roof connects to the side of the property & replace split timber fascia. * Remove chimney above roof and replace tiles to match roof, the chimney below the roof cavity will remain to support the roof. *Seal the external gaps to the window frames to protect from water damage. Thank you - Due date: Flexible

Seal driveway


New Lambton NSW 2305, Australia

26th Jun 2022

Paint driveway with concrete paint. Hasn't been sealed in 6 years. Needs a brush and a blower then sealed I will supply the paint and rollers etc

Builder experienced with mould


Mayfield NSW, Australia

28th May 2022

Needing a builder who has experience with sub floor and internal brick wall mould to do an inspection and provide advice

Demolition work


Kotara NSW, Australia

11th May 2022

I need someone who can come and help me with some home demolition. I’m happy to pay $50-hr for 8 hours demo work and we’ll see how much we can get done. Need someone with experience & some tools (I have some) who Is confident with this sort of work. This Saturday or Sunday. We are demolishing a sunroom and some internal walls. - Due date: Flexible

Absolute champion. Extremely hard worker. Clearly skilled and experienced. Great communicator & problem solver. Highly recommend Rob.

150 sqm Asphalt Driveway


Eastlakes, New South Wales, Australia

4th Apr 2022

Hi Looking get Asphalt driveway done for about 150sq and more. Currently this is flat with pebble ( blue metal ) in the driveway.

Wanting hedge removed already cut down in pile on driveway 6m x1m x2m


Wallsend NSW 2287, Australia

28th Mar 2022

I have cut down a hedge and want it removed off driveway! Hedge was 6m long 2m high and 1 wide with 9 stumps also removed and sitting on driveway - Due date: Flexible

Great job quick and efficient

Shed installed


Mirrabooka NSW, Australia

2nd Mar 2022

Shed installed Mirrabooka

Diligence, dedication, honesty and perseverance! This is the guy you want, thanks Peter. Paul Meehan

Secure some roof sheeting on a pergola, needs a few more screws


Islington NSW 2296, Australia

22nd Feb 2022

I have installed some new poly carbonate sheeting on the pergola r3oof, but there's a couple of places I can't get to for the rest of the screws to secure it properly. Needs a longer ladder as it's 3M high. - Due date: Flexible