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"Max made some custom shelves for my laundry and did a fantastic job. He was punctual, easy to communicate with and compl..."
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"Have used Sol a few times now, he’s super reliable and does great quality work. Very happy customer here!"
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"Great guy, very quick and professional My experience highly recommend Marino."
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"Thank you Tristan. A job well done. The render on my balcony has been done to high standard. I left an extra tip because..."
Recent Tradesman reviews in Illawarra
Good guy. Very knowledgeable on repairing brickwork and rendering. Also a good communicator.
Repair cement render coming off outside walls
Thank you. Great service and would use again.
Tradesman - relocate wood handles and fix hinges
Extremely friendly and consummate professional. Very happy with the result. Thank you for your help!!
Render around new fascia fireplace
Very happy with the result. David was very great to work with, was easy to communicate with, and flexible. He went over and above with his service, and we have arranged to work with him again. Very happy!
Build a built in wardrobe in my house
great guy, excellent job
Install camera on rendered concrete wall
Killed it, super quick
I need drywall repair and patch
What's the average cost of a tradesman in Illawarra
$120 - $525
Average reviews for Tradesman Services in Illawarra
based on 16 reviews
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What does a tradesman do?
Tradesmen (and tradeswomen!) can help you tackle the tasks that need the expertise, tools, and knowledge that only a qualified local tradie can give. Whether you need help with home repairs or construction, you can find tradespeople to help with tasks like:
Electrical & plumbing
When you hire a tradie to work with electricity, gas, or water, they’ll need special qualifications, training, and equipment to keep you and your house safe from fires, flooding, and property damage. You’d need to hire an electrician to install your new light fittings or electrical equipment, like ovens. And you’d need a plumbing tradie to help with plumbing tasks, like fitting new taps and pipes, or gas plumbing tasks like installing or repairing heaters and stoves. Your tradie will start by asking questions about the issues you’re having, then they’ll do a physical inspection of the area to assess the work needed. They’ll use their specialist tools and equipment to repair, install, or replace parts to get everything working properly.
Carpentry & cabinet making
Tradesmen are usually qualified professionals, so they’re ideally suited to tasks that need a higher skill level than a handyman. Carpenters and cabinet makers are in high demand for installing new cabinets, custom-making furniture and installing built-in robes and cupboards. They’ll measure your space to ensure the furniture and built-ins fit perfectly and match your existing decor. Then they’ll work with a range of equipment and tools (onsite or offsite) to cut and shape the wood, then assemble any parts to create your finished product.
Tradesmen can help provide a professional finish to your exterior building tasks. For example, installing or repairing balustrades. Your professional tradesmen will measure, fit and install glass, metal, or wood balustrades to make your balcony area or stairs safe while matching the design of your home. Once they’ve established a safe work zone, they’ll remove the old balustrades before installing the new parts. Another popular exterior task is installing or upgrading awnings. Your tradie can pull down old, broken, or faded awnings and help you choose a new awning to match your house and surroundings. Then they’ll carefully install the new awning so that it is safe and secure.
Concrete repairs & resurfacing
When concrete is damaged, it can create trip hazards, and let in water, dirt and other pests, which can cause further damage. Concrete resurfacing can help repair damage and give your property an instant update with coloured concrete overlays and/or designs. Your tradie will first assess the damage, then repair or replace any broken areas. Then they may clean the existing area with high-pressure hoses or chemicals. Once the area is clean and prepared, they’ll mix up a thin, concrete-based surface compound that will cover the area.
Recent Tradesman tasks in Illawarra
Van awning installation
Mount Warrigal NSW 2528, Australia
28th Nov 2023
Have a Toyota hiace and need a Rhino sunseaker 180 awning installed. - Due date: Before Saturday, 2 December 2023
Rendering this weekend
Woonona NSW, Australia
10th Nov 2023
To render about 1.5m2 6.7m of skirting 100mm high (around two pillars and two walls) and two walls 58x97cm and 31x97cm - Due date: Before Monday, 13 November 2023
Reinstall roof rack and awning
Wollongong NSW, Australia
3rd Nov 2023
Put roof racks back on and remount awning - Due date: Before Wednesday, 8 November 2023
Highly recommend Robert. Stayed until the job was completed.
Secure 2 small doggy gates to verandah + 2 more small attach jobs
Shellharbour NSW, Australia
14th Oct 2023
Attach 2 wooden 4 panel doggy gates to verandah and add a latch. Attach wood panel to metal balustrade. Attach wood cot side to verandah - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 15 October 2023
Remove internal wall, set up an awning for a swing
Dapto NSW, Australia
9th Oct 2023
remove internal wall and set up awning - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 16 October 2023
Paint rendered concrete wall
Shell Cove NSW, Australia
10th Sep 2023
I need a rendered concrete wall (about 12M X 2M) painted. I have the paint (Dulux outdoor - natural white matt). I started with roller and brush, but I think it will come out nicer with a sprayer (which I don’t have). Likely needs 2-3 coats. - Due date: Flexible
Anthony was very knowledgeable, helping us make good choices to get the job done well. He then carried out the painting to a high standard, with good attention to detail
Replace verandah approx 4.5 x6 metres
Koonawarra NSW, Australia
22nd Aug 2023
Repair or replace existing verandah floor and flat roof approx 4.5x6 metres - Due date: Flexible
New wooden stair balustrade plus handrail for another staircase
Bulli NSW 2516, Australia
16th Aug 2023
New balustrade to replace non compliant existing one. Curving handrail and straight balusters. Unsure of cost/budget - Due date: Flexible
Doors on built in wardrobes
Corrimal NSW, Australia
28th Jun 2023
I want to enlarge the opening of my built ins in my bedrooms and get 4 sliding panels installed - Due date: Flexible
Max was quick to start and finish the job. It was all done within a week of me putting the add up. Really happy with his work.
Remove built in wardrobe
Port Kembla NSW, Australia
20th Jun 2023
Remove built in wardrobe. Large wardrobe with 3 glass doors on tracks. - Due date: Flexible
Change metal beam on verandah roof
Austinmer NSW, Australia
24th May 2023
Rusty colourbond beam needs replacing with aluminium one . about 3m beam on side of awning. It's on the second story so probably need scaffold . I can order beam or you . - Due date: Flexible
Vinyl awning repair
Otford NSW 2508, Australia
1st May 2023
I have a vinyl caravan awning which has completely ripped on the side it attaches to van up the top. It just needs to be stitched back on. - Due date: Flexible
Supply & Install Built In Wardrobes
Berkeley NSW, Australia
2nd Apr 2023
Looking for someone to supply & install 2 new built in wardrobes. Sizes of each are 2530 x 2445 & 3235 x 2455 - Due date: Flexible
Remove wasps/nest from tree or awning
Horsley NSW 2530, Australia
20th Mar 2023
About 10-15 wasps flying near a tree and an awning, can reach without a ladder . Unsure where nest is. - Due date: Flexible
Reece communicated swiftly from the get go, came the next day and took out the wasps nest that I requested. He also went above and beyond, walking the house and finding a couple of other areas with wasps and sorted them too! Highly recommend!
2 sliding doors built in wardrobe 2m x2.7 high
North Wollongong NSW 2500, Australia
21st Feb 2023
2 sliding doors in white with3 draws on each side and hanging space. Storage up the top - Due date: Flexible
Smal cement render job
Helensburgh NSW, Australia
20th Feb 2023
The 4 cement rendered brick pillars, of our fencing has been raised by 6 layers of bricks, due to a pool been constructed next door. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 20 February 2023
Quote for built in wardrobe internal refit
Berkeley NSW 2506, Australia
8th Feb 2023
Refit built in wardrobes with new shelving/hanging solution to optimise storage space. Have attached proposed design, measurements are indicative only as I don’t have the existing dimensions of the wardrobe on file currently. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 11 February 2023
Paint balustrade on balcony
Otford NSW, Australia
5th Dec 2022
We are looking for someone to paint our balcony balustrade as I won’t have time before Christmas. It’s probably 1 solid days work from previous experiences. Balcony is approx 10m long with rails approx 1.2m high. You may require a ladder to do front side (approx 3.5m off ground) - Due date: Before Thursday, 15 December 2022
Blue board and cement render
Unanderra NSW, Australia
19th Nov 2022
We need the back wall of out house repairs rd with some new Bluebeard sheets and then cement rendered, also some cracks in existing render ground out and filled - Due date: Flexible
Install Door Awning
Barrack Heights NSW 2528, Australia
2nd Nov 2022
Please give me a quote for installing= Instahut 1m x 3m DIY Window Door Awning Canopy Patio UV Rain Sun Shield Brown. Fbmsg peni lavis Location Barrack Heights NSW 2528