Author Archive | Karina May


Sam from ARMS Allround Maintenance Services

We have gained so much work and exposure from your site ARMS Allround Maintenance Services is a NSW Central Coast business that focus on general maintenance, building such as fencing, decking, balconies and creative landscaping. has been with Sam and his team from the very beginning and has helped build their business from almost nothing […]

Continue Reading

April $1,000 Giveaway Winner

The $1,000 Giveaway winner is Rachael of NSW. She posted and hired a business for her end of lease cleaning job on in April. Keep posting those jobs and letting us know who you hired for your chance to win $1,000 in our next draw this month.

Continue Reading
Screen Shot 2015-01-22 at 4.56.14 pm

25,000 Survey Results on National Average Cost of Labour has released the average hourly rate for various trade jobs, from a survey of 25,000 people. Consumers now know what they should be paying on average for a job around the house. Looking at labour costs nationally, house painters charge the least at $39.92 per hour and Victoria is the cheapest place to get a tradesman in, […]

Continue Reading

Our Top 100 Businesses for 2013

  We’ve analysed our 80,000+ registered businesses and handpicked our Top 100 for 2013! If you’ve made the list – congratulations! All businesses in our Top 100 have a feedback rating of over 85% and at least 30 or more customer reviews – that’s certainly something to be proud of! 1.   Dale’s Better Grass & […]

Continue Reading
Flooring Cost

Cost of Flooring 2013-14

Pinning down an average price for flooring installation isn’t an easy task because there are so many variables that will affect the cost! However, we’ve crunched the numbers and the average hourly rate to install standard floorboards is around $40 per square metre. This is just for installation and does not include material prices. Factors […]

Continue Reading
Fencing Cost

Cost of a Fencer 2013-14

The average price of fencing is $65 per metre. This cost includes labour and materials. Your fencing quote will be mostly affected by your choice of material, and of course  the length and height you’re looking for, as well as the area you’re choosing to fence off; whether it is a front-yard, pool or entire property. These prices usually […]

Continue Reading