FAQ - Straight Up Builders
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How do we start the process of building your home?

The first step is to contact us to arrange a meeting. You can email or call us on 0276560026.

Do you use specific sub-contractors on a regular basis?

We at Straight Up Builders take pride in our workmanship and we have selected a team of suppliers and tradesmen who we know and trust to be just as hard working and determined to make your dream a reality as we are. Costs are regularly checked against other sub-contractors to ensure you are getting the best price.

What about hidden costs?

We provide an accurate and thorough quote using our proven 102 point quoting checklist. Our quote is for the entire job with no hidden extras, unless you make changes to the plans or specifications.

Why do I need a qualified builder for my renovation?

You may need council permits, inspections, materials and a range of sub-contractors to complete the work. A qualified builder manages all of these aspects and ensures the workmanship satisfies building codes and regulations.

What does the Certified Builders guarantee cover?

We’re here to guide our clients through the design and construction process – plans can be modified – after all, it’s important to get it right!

What quality control system do you have in place?

Straight Up Builders have our own stringent 287 point quality control checklist that prevents mistakes being made. These checks are carried out daily throughout the entire process.

Are you a LBP? And what does that mean?

Yes. This means that we have been assessed to be competent to carry out work and essential to residential building structures. Being licensed means we must maintain our skills and knowledge.

How much do your homes cost per square metre?

You are in total control of your budget and Straight Up Builders will work within your set budget. Buildings cost vary greatly depending on different factors including materials chosen, your design, difficulty of construction on site etc.

What insurance do you recommend?

Here at Straight Up Builders are always covered by public liability and we take out contracts works for all new builds. For work on an existing property Straight Up Builders will discuss the best insurance options with you.

Want more information?

Please download our free information guide for 11 steps to achieve your dream home (link to lead gen mag)

Ready to talk about your project?

Contact Garret on 0276560026


To find out more about our services or arrange a
time to discuss your building project:

Straight Up Builders NZ Limited
1095 Taumata Road
Tauranga 3173

Phone: 027 656 0026
Email: garret@straightupbuilders.co.nz