Dave Smyth

Lambly Builders

Over the last 6+ years we have been building and growing in the wider Whangarei region. Our values of reliability and communication have helped us to grow through happy home owners and referrals, which we find the biggest compliment.

timber floor house inspection

Identifying issues with timber floors

Wooden floors, while providing a beautiful finish, come with their own inherent problems. The most common issues with flooring are obvious, with cracks, cupping (where boards rise at the edges), buckling or colouring occur,...

wasp spray from a distance

Handling wasps nests from a distance

In spring, wasps normally start making an appearance again after some respite from the pesky critters over winter. The queens will be looking for a place to nest and (if possible) produce a colony...


How to subdivide your property

Whether you own a small residential section or a large lifestyle block, if your land is too big to meet your needs and you wish to subdivide the property into two or more separate land titles, then the process you will need to go through is called ‘subdivision’.

stainless steel eye bolt

Various uses for an eyebolt

An important fitting which is used in many hardware jobs is the eyebolt. Here’s a few tips on getting the best from them.