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How to Choose a Tradesperson for Your Job

Maintenance, repairs and renovations can be complex and involved, and whether or not you're pleased with the end result has a lot to do with choosing the right tradie for your job. Although it's tempting to make your choice solely based on price, ensuring that your tradesperson is a good fit is a must, whether you’re looking for a carpenter, an electrician, a plumber or any other skilled ‘tradie’. But how can you tell?

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Decorate your home like a professional designer

Decorate your home like a professional designer

Redecorating or making over your home may seem like a daunting task. But by following a few simple design tips you'll be well on your way to creating a home that's fit for your favourite house and garden magazine.

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Designing your house to be more energy efficient

Designing your house to be more energy efficient

Our increased awareness of environmentally friendly design combined with government laws and restrictions has led to our homes becoming more and more energy efficient. So how can you design your home so that it's more energy efficient?

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How to detect signs of a termite infestation

How to detect signs of a termite infestation

Termites can pose a serious problem to your home, causing damage to wooden structures in and around the house. In addition, damage caused by termites isn't covered by home insurance. It's vital that you are vigilant about inspecting your home for termite damage.

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To Renovate or not to Renovate

To Renovate or not to Renovate

The very thought of renovation divides people.

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Monday 25th June 2018    


Back to Back Nominations for Maintrade Building Services

Back to Back Nominations for Maintrade Building Services

For the second consecutive year a team of Gold Coast tradesmen have been nominated as finalists for one of the states highest industry training excellence awards. Construction Skills Queensland has identified local Gold Coast businessman Chris Jefferson as a leader in providing on the job training in his business, Maintrade Building Services.

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CSQ Excellence Awards Nomination

Maintrade Building Services are proud to announce that we were awarded 2nd place in the recent CSQ Training Excellence Awards in the category for Employer Commitment to training (under $5million turnover).

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Monday 30th November 2009     CSQ Awards, Apprentice, Training


OZ Lotto $90 Million Jackpot

OZ Lotto $90 Million Jackpot

Our regular clients with a keen eye may have caught a glimpse of someone they thought they knew on the tele over the past days. Maintrade's own Jesse Butt scored a small part on the "Eenie, Meenie, Minee, Mo" Lotto commercial last year and with tonight's big draw the ad has been getting a flogging on the television.

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