KNOWs ITs business.

The Building Co. is a New Zealand owned company specialising in residential construction in the Auckland region. Our projects are predominantly small to medium-scale high-end developments. Our unique success is due not just to our building expertise, but to the integrity, transparency and trustworthiness we bring to every project.

When embarking on any project, having a builder who knows the process can save clients time and money. Given the complexities of building and compliance it is imperative to hire a professionally run building company – like The Building Co.





New Homes

New Homes

Renovations and Extensions

Renovations & Extensions

Light Commercial

Light Commercial & Subdivisions

Subdivisions and Landscaping


What our clients say

  • We chose Kendal Read and his building team for our 3rd renovation. It was definitely 3rd time lucky for us! Kendal is super organised and always readily available for a call. It was a huge relief not to have to worry about the plan knowing Kendal had it in hand. The quality of work was outstanding, even the building inspectors commented. I also really appreciated that when we encountered any design problems, Kendal would take the time to solve them, even providing...... Read more

  • The Building Co team were brilliant from the get go. Kendal was fully engaged with the vision, teaching and enabling me to be a part of the process. He really did go above and beyond. 

    Every person involved in the project was master in their field, and you could see their skill in the attention to the details. I feel so grateful to Kendal and team for pulling off an outstanding build. 

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  • Kendal and his team undertook our bathroom renovation with utmost care and skill, and were excellent communicators throughout the project. My wife is an architect and would happily recommend and work with them again, she was very impressed with their attention to detail and professionalism. Thank you Building Co for making this so easy for us.

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  • Looking for a top end builder without top end prices? This is the crew to call. Just completed building a beautiful 400m2 home and minor that has all the detail and care I was after. TOTALLY recommend to anyone to contact Kendal and his team. Thanks guys - you are the best

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  • We chose Kendal and his team to build our dream home after we watched him assist another client through some challenging times they were having with a different builder. Kendal went above & beyond for this client, doing things that weren’t his responsibility, simply because he just couldn’t leave them in such a dire predicament.  It spoke volumes to me about who Kendal is as a person and how he chooses to run his company.


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