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Builder went into liquidation
Following the insolvency of a builder doing alteration work on a house in Dunedin, Builtin stepped in to arrange completion of the project on behalf of the homeowner. They appointed a new builder who was on site within a month of the previous builder going into liquidation.
Colin Horton -
(Lost deposit when builder went
“Thank you for everything. Yes
the money is in my account and it
has been a very good conclusion
to a very difficult situation. Thank
Poor sub-contractor workmanship
A North Shore couple were undertaking substantial alterations and modernisation of their home. Poor workmanship by sub-contractors led to serious twisting in a load bearing wall that had to be replaced. The couple claimed on their guarantee and this was approved by Builtin.
Mike Williams -
(Non-completion due to bankruptcy of building franchise)
"Just letting you know that we received the settlement offer from Contractors Bonding yesterday. Thanks for sorting that - is a massive relief for us as we can get moving again!"
Structural defects identified
Two years following a successful build completion a serious structural defect was identified in a Tauranga home. The builder responsible had subsequently moved overseas and could not be found. Because the homeowners had purchased a guarantee Builtin arranged and paid for the necessary remedial work.