For Builders of Distinction offering Complete Building Solutions, give us a call
We provide a total building service from initial design through to full completion. With over 30 years experience in the building industry, we’ve custom designed and built over 400 new homes in the Kapiti Coast area alone.
From design, construction and project management we can confidently complete your residential renovation, reclad, large home improvement or new home build to an exceptionally high standard. You can read our valued testimonials here.
We’re here to assist you. Contact our Master Builders today with your building plans or ideas.
Personal welcome from the owner and Master Builder, Carl van der Meer
Welcome to CD van der Meer Builders. I’d like to formally welcome you to our website and encourage you to contact us with your building enquiry. My name is Carl van der Meer and I own and manage the business. I personally guarantee all workmanship and am ‘hands on’ on site with the team.
Together, our hardworking team create modern, unique and personalised homes from Wellington to Palmerston North that our customers love. We like nothing more than creating tailored homes that fill you and your family with pride. We build homes designed to suit your families’ requirements.
Full spectrum of home building services from contemporary house plans to construction management
Our experienced team provides the following spectrum of building services:
- New builds – we specialise in new home builds from design through to construction and accommodate all customer requests to high spec so all you have to do is move in
- Contemporary house plans – plan your home interior so you reap the benefits of living in a highly personalised and modern house
- Residential renovations – all renovations to existing buildings are completed to a high standard and future-proofed
- Complex home improvements – with over 30 years in the industry we have the capacity and expertise to deal with the trickiest home alterations and thrive on making the impossible, possible
- Leaky home solutions – fix and futureproof your home so it protects your family
- Recladding – for both leaky and non-leaky homes
- Section sourcing – if you don’t have a section you can build on, we can help you secure one
- Construction and project management – besides building consents and project managing your entire build, our project management services can also extend to landscaping and fencing
We’re recommended for new house builds
Lower North Island residents recommend CD van der Meer Builders for new house builds for the following reasons:
- Experienced and qualified building team – With over 30 years in the industry, you can rest assured that you receive service backed by experience
- Family values – 3 generations of experience supporting a tight knit working environment, with each member committed to delivering building excellence
- Master Builder’s Guarantee – you are completely protected by the Master Builder 3 tier guarantee
- Personal guarantee – Owner, Carl van der Meer backs all workmanship. If any problems arise, Carl will rectify immediately
- Works to budget – we are respectful of your budget and work hard to provide the design and outcome you require
- Friendly staff – our highly qualified staff and apprentices are available and willing to help with any queries throughout a renovation or new build
- Customer oriented – building is a very personal undertaking and we do our best to ensure you are completely satisfied with our outcome
- Dedicated sub-trades – our tenure in the building industry has meant we know who we can rely on and have built up a strong network of experts (bathrooms, kitchens, painters, tilers, plasterers, landscape designers)
Family focused team with 3 generations committed to building excellent homes
We are a family run business with 3 generations of family backing the team. Carl’s dad taught him everything about the building industry and the business. Carl’s wife Sally is the company’s meticulous administrator. Carl and Sally each have sons who work alongside Carl in the team of Registered Master Builders.
Over the last 30 years, we have been privileged to help many families grow and be comfortable in their upgraded homes. We look forward to meeting you and accommodating your family’s existing or new home requirements.
A newly built house in 6 months with our 10 point planning schedule
We structure the build of your new home so that we deliver on schedule. These 10 factors define the sequence of your new build:
- Initial customer contact – we receive your enquiry through our website
- In person customer consultation – we book a face to face consultation with Carl to discuss your requirements in depth
- Define list of requirements – we determine which services you require
- Plan drawn up by architect or draughtsman – if you don’t already have a building plan drawn up, we can arrange this on your behalf
- Provide plans to our trusted sub-contractors – we work with a regular team of sub-contractors who we trust 100% who will provide a quote for us
- Final labour costs calculated – after we’ve collated the quotes, we factor in final labour costs
- Complete quote issued – we provide you with a final quote and discuss anything with you
- Building consent – once the quote is accepted, we present the building plan to local council to attain building consent
- Project management – we discuss with you whether you want Carl on-site for the entirety of your build or not
- Timeline for build is established – the typical time-line to build a new house is 6 months however this time-frame can fluctuate depending on weather and build size
When you require the expert services of Master Builders in Wellington or the lower North Island, you can count on us. Please contact us today to organise your free in-person consultation.
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