Monthly Archives: September 2013

Join Certified Builders and be in to WIN!

Are you New Zealand’s next most qualified builder? Join Certified Builders Association of NZ before the 1st of December and be in to win one of five Makita Job Site Radios.  To join us click here or give us a … more

Ronald McDonald House to benefit from Certified Builders’ playhouse at Home and Garden Show

PRESS RELEASE: 23rd September 2013 A one-off designed and built children’s playhouse is expected to raise $25,000 for sick children and their families when it is raffled at this weekend’s Home and Garden Show in Wellington. The playhouse has been … more

Ronald McDonald House to benefit from Certified Builders’ playhouse at Home and Garden Show

PRESS RELEASE: 23rd September 2013 A one-off designed and built children’s playhouse is expected to raise $25,000 for sick children and their families when it is raffled at this weekend’s Home and Garden Show in Wellington. The playhouse has been … more

MEDIA RELEASE – ToolBox Seminars: Keys To Winning The Right Work

Certified Builders Association of New Zealand’s upcoming ToolBox seminars will focus on how builders can make sure they get their share of future work at an acceptable profit margin. The “Keys to Winning the Right Work” series of ToolBox Seminars … more

Canterbury Home Show 2013 – FREE TICKETS!

The Canterbury Home Show is fast approaching and we wanted to let you know how you can claim free tickets for you and a guest. You will have access to over 150 leading manufacturers, importers and distributors of building and … more

Trade Breakfast – working with asbestos

Are you working with asbestos? Interested in learning how to work with asbestos? Keen to find out more about applying for or renewing a Certificate of Competence for restricted work with asbestos? MBIE’s Canterbury Rebuild Health and Safety Programme is … more

Enjoy an evening of beer, pizza and fishing tails with ‘Gone Fishin’ Host – Graeme Sinclair

You are invited to join Lifemark Ambassador and fishing legend Graeme Sinclair for an evening of beer, pizza and fishing tales. Listen and learn more about the Lifemark from Graeme and get in the draw to win an opportunity to … more

Christchurch Trade Training Evening

The Christchurch Trade Training Evening is just around the corner! We’ve got some great guest speakers lined up and really encourage you to attend! Bring along your employees too! Wednesday 18th September | 5.30pm to 7.00pmShowerwell Home Products (at their … more

Hawke’s Bay Trade Training Evening

The Hawke’s Bay Trade Training Evening is just around the corner! We’ve got some great guest speakers lined up and really encourage you to attend! Bring along your employees too!Tuesday 17th September @ 7pm Taradale RSA | 156 Gloucester Street … more

Make SURE ALL your contract documents say the SAME thing!

Advice from the office of Geoff Hardy – One of the most common things we do is assist builders in connection with a dispute with their customer. The first thing we do is ask to see the building contract so … more