Hiring a Renovation Builder

 

Renovation builders are the best people to approach if you are looking to build a new home or renovate your old house. The professionals associated with this field are skilled and experienced in all aspects of home renovation, be it changing the interiors or designing a new space for your living. They have the necessary skills and tools to be able to convert your current dwelling into a new one. In fact, there is very little that renovation builders won’t be able to do. If you are planning to build a new home or renovate your old home, then you should first contact one of these builders so that they can offer you their professional services.

If you plan to live in your house for a very long time, it will be worthwhile to contact one of these renovation builders so that they can refresh your living area and make it look brand new. Most of the time, people choose to revamp their living space because they want to change the basic look of the house. In addition to this, they also want to add some fresh elements to it. If you are considering a major revamp for your living space, it will be worthwhile to contact the best house renovation builder so that you can be sure that the plan you have in mind will be carried out to your satisfaction.

It is not impossible for you to do the renovation on your own; you just need to be sure that you are well-equipped when it comes to basic construction skills. However, hiring the right home renovation builders will be a great idea, as they will be able to complete all the renovation tasks quickly and professionally without having to bother themselves much. The good news is that there are many renovation companies offering their services, which means that finding the best one for the job is not really that difficult. Of course, it will be more beneficial if you can get recommendations from family and friends before you choose a specific company. You can check out their previous works or ask them for referrals, so that you can have a better idea about what they can do for you. Once you are certain that they can do all the necessary renovations, you can hire them to do the tasks in groups or with specific objectives.

In order to ensure that you end up with a good company, you should know how to select the one that offers you the best value for your money. There are many different home renovation contractors that you can choose from, so it is important that you consider carefully which one has the most experience and what kind of services he can provide you with. Here are a few tips that will help you make the right choice.

When looking for a home renovation contractor, it is important to check out his or her previous works, as this will tell you how many times he or she has completed similar projects. If you are planning to use a home renovation service, you should also look into the experiences and the background of the contractor, so that you know that he is capable of doing the project properly. This can be determined by checking out the records regarding previous jobs, awards and recognitions or recommendations. The details provided can give you a good idea about the skills and abilities of the contractor and the quality of the work that he can provide you.

You should also consider the reputation of the home renovation contractors that you choose. If someone is willing to give you an impressive list of accomplishments and references, you should take note of them. Renovation builders often have great advertising campaigns, so you should pay special attention to these. The lists of renovation achievements and awards that they provide you should include the most important ones. If there are some parts of the renovation that you are not satisfied with, you should ask the contractor to explain the reasons.

Home renovation builders who are highly specialized tend to offer better services. The best examples for this are contractors who deal with only one specific task, such as installing tile roofs or hardwood flooring. Such companies are able to provide high quality work because they are dedicated to a specific client. The same thing applies to those who offer interior and exterior home renovation services. Their focus is on the work itself and not on the creative side of things.

There are other ways of finding out if a company is the best alternative for your renovation needs. The best options for hiring such a contractor include referrals from people you know, family and friends, or professional associations that deal with home renovation projects. You should also consider the feedbacks that professional review websites can provide you with before you decide to hire any specific contractor or company.

Beverage

BEER & CIDER

On Tap
Glass
Pint
Jug
Emerson’s Pilsner

11
14
40
Little Creatures Pale Ale

12
15
43
Panhead APA

12
15
43
Stella Artois

12
15
43
Steinlager Classic

9
11
31
Speight’s Gold

9
11
31
Mac’s Gold

9
11
31
Hoegaarden

13
Guinness

13
Mac’s Cloudy Apple Cider

9.5
12
32

By the bottle
Panhead Pilsner

11
Little Creatures IPA

11
Corona

10
Steinlager Pure

10
Pure Blonde

10
Steinlager Mid (2.5%)

9
Mac’s Mid Vicious (2.5%)

9
Steinlager Tokyo Dry Can 500ml

13
Panhead Stout

11
Thomas & Rose Cider 500ML

14

Watermelon & Cucumber, Strawberry & Lime, Nashi Pear & Passionfruit


WINES

Bubbles & Champagne
125ml
Btl
Te Hana Reserve Cuveé, Gisborne

11
52
Daniel Le Brun Rosé, Marlborough

14
66
Daniel Le Brun NV, Marlborough

14
66
Lanson, Champagne, France

20
90

Rosé & Aromatics
150ml
Btl
The Ned Rosé, Marlborough

11
52
Te Kairanga Rosé, Martinborough

13
62
Te Whare Ra ‘M’ Riesling, Marlborough

13
62

Sauvignon Blanc
150ml
Btl
Wither Hills, Marlborough

11
52
Leefield Station, Marlborough

12
57
Vavasour, Marlborough

13
62

Chardonnay
150ml
Btl
Wither Hills, Marlborough

11
52
Huntaway Reserve, Gisborne

13
62
The King’s Bastard, Marlborough

14
66

Pinot Gris
150ml
Btl
The Ned, Marlborough

11
52
Roaring Meg by Mt Difficulty, Central Otago

12
57
Leefield Station, Marlborough

13
62

Pinot Noir
150ml
Btl
Wither Hills, Marlborough

12
57
The Ned, Marlborough

13
57
Roaring Meg by Mt Difficulty, Central Otago

15
70

Big & Bold
150ml
Btl
Angus the Bull Cabernet Sauvignon, Victoria, Australia

11
52
Tyrell’s Wines Hunter Valley Shiraz, NSW, Aus

13
62

Smooth & Elegant
150ml
Btl
Trinity Hill Syrah, Hawke’s Bay

11
52
Morton Black Label Merlot, Hawke’s Bay

13
62

SUMMER COCKTAILS

Limoncello Collins

19

A long refreshing drink perfect for hot days by the water. Bombay Sapphire Gin, Limoncello, Thyme and Citrus. Topped with Soda Water

Feijoa Caipiroska

19

Our most popular cocktail using one of NZ’s favourite fruit, the Feijoa. 42Below Feijoa Vodka, Lime, Sugar, Lychee Liqueur & a splash of Feijoa Juice

Sun Kissed

19

Bask in the bright flavours of this summer time favourite. 42Below Passionfruit Vodka, Pineapple, Lime & Egg White. Garnished with Dehydrated Lemon Crumbs

Pomegranate Mule

19

An energizing twist on a classic. 42Below Vodka, Pomegranate Juice, Ginger, Lime & Pomegranate Seeds. Shaken & topped with Ginger Beer.

Honey Bee

19

Try something a little different. Wild Turkey American Honey Bourbon, Campari, Pineapple Juice, Lemon and Sugar. Shaken & strained over ice with a pinch of sea salt

Kracked Mai Tai

19

One for the sailors! Appleton’s Estate Rum, Cointreau, Lime, Orgeat Syrup & Tiki Bitters. Shaken and strained over ice & topped with a Kraken Rum Float. Mint garnish.


NON ALCOHOLIC

Coke / Diet Coke / Coke No Sugar

5
Lemonade / Soda / Tonic / Ginger Ale

5
Red Bull

6
Mineral Water Still / Sparkling (750ml)

8.5
Hopt Soda Range

7

Salted Lychee, Watermelon & Mint, Elderberry, Pear & Basil

Juice

6

Apple, Orange, Pineapple, Cranberry or Tomato Juice

Dessert

DESSERTS


WARM CHOCOLATE BROWNIE GF14.5with dark chocolate mousse, berry coulis & vanilla bean gelato

APPLE & BLACKBERRY CRUMBLE GF14.5with lemon curd ice cream

VANILLA CRÈME BRÛLÉE GF14.5with strawberry & basil compote, strawberry sorbet

COCONUT PANNA COTTA GF14.5with tropical fruit salsa & toasted coconut

CITRUS CHEESECAKE GF14.5with gingernut base & lemon curd

AFFOGATO14.50Single scoop of Vanilla Bean Gelato, shot of espresso and liqueur of your choice

DESSERT COCKTAIL19Wild Turkey American Honey, creme de cacao, butterscotch, cream & garnished with shaved chocolate

CHEESEBOARD28served with fresh grapes, sweet fruit paste, crackers

30g each of Triple Cream Brie, Kawau Gorgonzola, Windy Peak Gouda

Kids Menu

KIDS MENU

11.30am – close


FISH & CHIPS12fresh battered fish & chips with tomato sauce & lemon

HAWAIIAN PIZZA12ham, cheese & pineapple

STEAK & CHIPS12grilled steak with chips, salad & tomato sauce

SPAGHETTI BOLOGNAISE12spaghetti, beef bolognaise sauce & grated cheese

DESSERT


ICE CREAM SUNDAE8Vanilla Bean Gelato & Chocolate Sauce

DRINKS


SOFT DRINKS5

Main Menu

TO START

Available 11.30am – close


GARLIC BREAD V9.5Garlic and herb buttered toasted baguette

PIZZA BREAD V9.5Mozzarella, balsamic onion & garlic pizza bread

PARMESAN POLENTA FRIES V/GF12.5chilli salt and horseradish mayo

FRIES V/GF10.5Jug of fries with aioli & ketchup

SMALL PLATES


MUSSELS18.5Steamed mussels & cockles in white wine with herb garlic bread

SEAFOOD CHOWDER17.5with fish, shrimps & mussels, toasted baguette

CRISPY SALT & PEPPER SQUID17.5with aioli & lemon

CEVICHE17.5lime cured Trevally, coconut chilli, spring onion & tortilla

CHICKEN LIVER PARFAIT18.5apple jelly, cornichons & toasted pide

FRIED CHICKEN WINGS16.5with Buffalo sauce, ranch dressing

FRESH TE KOUMA BAY OYSTERS5 eachwith lemon & basil granita

MAINS


BEER BATTERED FISH & CHIPS24.50with tartare sauce & garden salad

FISH OF THE DAYPOAplease ask your waiter for details

BATTERED FISH SOFT TACOS21.5with fennel slaw, avocado & hot sauce

SLOW COOKED PORK BELLY CONFIT32.5with kumara mash, baby spinach & onion jam

CHARGRILLED LAMB LOIN32.5with duck fat potatoes, broccolini, mint yoghurt & jus

250G SCOTCH FILLET34with fries, garden salad & your choice of red wine jus, peppercorn or mushroom sauce

200G EYE FILLET36with fries, garden salad & your choice of red wine jus, peppercorn or mushroom sauce

SALADS


CLASSIC CAESAR16.5

add free range chicken7
GREEK SALAD16.5

add prawns7
SALT & PEPPER SQUID SALAD23.5white beans, radish, cherry tomatoes & cucumber, chilli & lime dressing

QUINOA, ROASTED VEGETABLE AND FENNEL SALAD V/GF16.5lemon olive oil dressing

add chicken or prawns7

BURGERS

All Burgers $22.50 GF Bun + $1.5


HONEY GLAZED CHICKEN THIGH BURGERwith avocado, brie, preserved lemon mayo, iceberg & fries

CHARGRILLED BEEF BURGERwith streaky bacon, beetroot caramel, onion rings, smoked cheese sauce & fries

FRESH GRILLED SNAPPER BURGERwith crumbed squid rings, aioli, smoked tomato relish & fries

SPICED POTATO & HALLOUMI BURGER Vwith beer battered onion rings, aioli, smoked tomato relish & fries

GRILLED SIRLOIN OPEN SANDWHICHwith smoked cheese sauce, iceberg, tomato, side salad & fries

NB: all burgers are served in a brioche style burger bun (contains egg). A healthier option – your burger wrapped in lettuce without a bun – no additional charge

PIZZA

Gluten free base + $4


BUFFALO MOZZARELLA V22with fresh tomato & basil

ROASTED CAPSICUM V22with feta, kalamata olives, mushroom & red onion

PEPPERONI25with ground beef, chorizo sausage, bacon, onion & rocket

SPICED LAMB25with pumpkin, feta, red onion & rocket

FREE RANGE CHICKEN25with avocado & mozzarella

PRAWN25with black olives, feta, spinach & citrus mascarpone

PROSCIUTTO25with duck fat potatoes, rosemary, rocket & parmesan

SIDES


DUCK FAT POTATOES8
KUMARA MASH8
GARDEN SALAD8
STEAMED GREENS WITH GARLIC BUTTER8
LIME & CHIPOTLE FENNEL SLAW8

BREAKFAST MENU

BREAKFAST MENU

8.00am – 11.30am Daily


HOUSE TOASTED MUSELI12.5fresh fruit, LSA and honey yoghurt

FREE RANGE EGGS ANY STYLE12.5on toasted sourdough or seeded loaf

BACON & EGG BAP16.5Free range egg over easy, streaky bacon, rocket, BBQ sauce & smoked tomato relish

WHARFIES’ BIG BREAKFAST21.5free range eggs any style, streaky bacon, Westmere Butcher chicken chipolatas, hash browns, mushrooms, vine ripened tomato & toasted sourdough

JACK TAR BENEDICT WITH SMOKED SALMON OR BACON22.5on house-made hash brown with poached eggs, baby spinach & Hollandaise

BRIOCHE FRENCH TOAST18.5spiced berry compote, whipped Chantilly & maple syrup

BREAKFAST BRUSCHETTA15.5vine ripened tomato, bocconcini, basil & EVO

BREAKFAST SALAD18.5bacon, mushroom, tomato, goats cheese, baby kale, avocado, poached egg & honey balsamic vinaigrette

KIDS BREAKFAST


SCRAMBLED EGGS12on white toast, hash brown & bacon

TWO VANILLA HOTCAKES12served with bacon & maple syrup

SIDES


BACON6
SMOKED SALMON7
WESTMERE BUTCHER BLACK PUDDING7
VINE RIPENED TOMATO5
MUSHROOMS5
AVOCADO6
HASH BROWN X 26

DRINKS


PREMIUM JUICES6Kiwifruit and Apple, Mixed Berry, Feijoa and Apple, Orange

KOKAKO COFFEE & VARIETY OF TEAS
JACK TAR BLOODY MARY16
MIMOSA12