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KN Construction is owned and operated by Karl & Kaycee Nicholas. Karl started his building apprenticeship when he left school and has been building ever since, bringing decades of experience to your project. With extensive experience in all areas of the building industry, including residential renovations and extensions, re-clads, new home builds and the commercial building sector, Karl brings a huge wealth of knowledge to the team at KN Construction. We can assist you in your project from start to finish.
INDIVIDUAL BUILDING EXPERIENCE
The KN CONSTRUCTION PROCESS
Many people think that hiring an architect or draftsperson is the first step in renovating or building their dream home. However, engaging a builder before you design your home is one of the wisest choices you can make. From design concept to post-construction home maintenance, KN Construction can guide you through every step of the construction process.
KN Construction can assist you in obtaining a comprehensive set of drawings ready for the necessary building consent, and can budget forecast to ensure your design can be built to within your budget.
With an accurate budget and a detailed plan forward, your project is ready to start. Our project management software Co-Construct will ensure a smooth and efficient build.
We will gather all of the necessary hoards of paperwork that council require to complete your Code of Compliance Application. This can we be a very laborious, time consuming and difficult task, however we take this off your hands so that you don’t need to worry.
why choose us
A Reputation Built on - Quality and Service
Our highly skilled team will handle each and every aspect of the build, producing a standard of work that will exceed your expectations.
If you’re looking for a professional, high-quality and experienced builder in Auckland, then we can help. We work on all types of residential construction projects and our team will ensure you get the home of your dreams while also making sure the building process is as smooth and hassle-free as possible. You’ll get a competitive quote from us too, plus we work on a either fixed price basis or cost plus margin, ensuring maximum transparency.
COMPLETED SINCE 2011
Adam and Naree Young Onehunga
From our first meeting Karl showed great honesty and integrity, offering ideas and alternative solutions that saved us time and money
Ken and Grace Au Meadowbank
If you are looking for a totally reliable, qualified and co-operative builder who would release you from headaches, worries and anxiety, which are often associated with building projects, we strongly suggest that you approach Karl and Kaycee of KN Construction Ltd.
Hamish Quinn Mt Wellington
We were impressed with their ability to manage the whole process and make it simple. Looking after all the trades it made the whole build easy for us, and all being managed through the co-construct site allowed us to keep up to date with everything.
Rebecca Morgan Mt Wellington
They took all the stress of managing a building project and delivered a fantastic result.
Garry and Donna Green Glendowie
We are 100% satisfied with our home and wouldn’t change a thing. We would highly recommend KN Construction for any building needs.
Murphy and Vanessa Sua Onehunga
We could see their professionalism, punctuality and high work standard and knew they were the type of builders that we wanted on our job! The building work was of a very high standard and you knew that no corners were ever cut in getting the right person for the job. This high standard of workmanship was evident in all areas of our house renovation.
November 15th, 2021
When the worst time to renovate is actually the best
So, you’ve spent 90 days of lockdown examining the inside of your home. 3600 hours wishing it was bigger or had a smarter layout … 86,400 minutes getting excited about building your dream home. Well, believe it or not, now is as good a time as any to start the preparation… The Four Ps of … Continue reading When the worst time to renovate is actually the bestRead More
August 10th, 2021
Avoid analysis paralysis with these five renovation decision-making tips
Are you over-analysing every single decision on your upcoming renovation? We get it – renovations and house extensions are a big deal, but the process should be exciting, not anxiety-inducing. If you feel like your head is spinning, our five decision-making tips should help. 1. Figure out the purpose of your renovation What is your … Continue reading Avoid analysis paralysis with these five renovation decision-making tipsRead More
March 31st, 2021
The importance of planning and flexibility when renovating post COVID-19.
We get it – there’s a lot to think about when you’re renovating, especially after a year with so many ups and downs. As with any good house build, if you get the foundations right, you’re well on your way to success. It’s been said that around 20% of consented building and renovation plans in … Continue reading The importance of planning and flexibility when renovating post COVID-19.Read More
November 18th, 2020
My family’s expanding! Do I extend, reconfigure or move?
When your family is growing, either in numbers or in size (hello teenage years!), it can start to feel as if the walls are closing in. So what are your options for fitting everyone under one roof? Do you extend your home and create more rooms? Reconfigure the existing layout to make better use of … Continue reading My family’s expanding! Do I extend, reconfigure or move?Read More
August 11th, 2020
What to expect when you’re expecting . . . to renovate! (And how to manage those expectations)
Renovating can make your dream home a reality. However, the reality of making the dream come true isn’t as simple (or as fast!) as ‘reality’ shows like The Block make it out to be. If you’re thinking of renovating your home in Auckland (and you want it to go as smoothly as possible) read these … Continue reading What to expect when you’re expecting . . . to renovate! (And how to manage those expectations)Read More