4 Renovation Ideas To Add Value To Your Auckland Property

Are you looking for the best renovations to add value to your property in Auckland? If so, then you have come to the right place. As renovation specialist, Outlast Builders has compiled a list of the top renovation ideas to boost your property value.  So, what adds value to a house in NZ?   1. Outdoor […]

(Why You Probably Shouldn’t) Reclad Your Home Yourself

Recladding in NZ might be a top priority for many homeowners across the country, especially for those with a leaky house. A leaky home can have detrimental effects on both the inhabitants and the house itself, which is why recladding is important.  Nonetheless, you might be wondering if home recladding is possible to DIY. Don’t […]

How to Modernise Your Home in 2024

If you live in a period property that’s beginning to show its age in a less desirable manner, you might be wondering how to update its fittings while maintaining its charming historical appeal. One thing you could do is reach out to renovation builders… It can be challenging to plan a renovation —especially since it […]

The Health Risks of Leaky Homes & What to Do About Them

If you live in a timber-framed home built in the 1990s, it could be one of the ‘leaky homes’ that infamously emerged across New Zealand during that time. Has the property’s cladding visibly deteriorated? Have you noticed damp patches inside the building? You might need to consider recladding services to prevent moisture from penetrating your […]

What to Ask Yourself Before Deciding to Renovate

Do you live in Central Auckland or on the North Shore? If your home in the area no longer works with your practical needs or aesthetics, consider reaching out to our team of house renovation specialists. We can help reconfigure or overhaul your home to suit your liking. Before you give the green light to […]

What is the Leaky Home Crisis in New Zealand?

Has water from outside started making its way inside your home? Perhaps some of the ceiling linings are sagging or stains have formed on carpets. If so, you could consider reaching out to our reclad specialists. Your property might be a victim of New Zealand’s ‘leaky home crisis’ — where, from 1994 to 2004, various […]

Top Tips for Building Your Home from Scratch

Auckland Builders

If you are planning to build your new home, you have come to the right place. In fact, if you are looking for Auckland builders to assist with your new build project, Outlast Builders has got you covered. But first, it’s important to note that building your home from scratch can be challenging. As a […]

Finding the Perfect Renovation Company: What to Ask

Group Architect Team

No matter the reason for your renovation, you will need a reliable renovation company to assist. This is where Outlast Builders comes in! However, before you hire any contractors, there are several important questions you should ask to ensure that you are making the right choice. Let’s explore them below. Do you have insurance? A […]

Does Your Home Need Recladding?

House Recladding

As experts at home recladding in the North Shore area of Auckland, we know several warning signs that would indicate a need for your residential property’s exterior cladding to be replaced. Most of these issues are due to poor maintenance of the cladding system, or outdated/subpar installation techniques of the cladding or flashings – regardless […]

Top Home Renovation Trends of 2023

Rnovation Specialists

How well does your home meet your practical needs? The answer could be ‘not very well’ if you originally bought the property a while ago — or bought it recently but had to accept certain below-par aspects of it just so that the asking price would remain within your budget. Either way, the following trends […]