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

  • 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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  • 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

  • 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.

    The home we had...... Read more

  • Kendal came to my rescue midway through a complex new build that the contracted builder had walked away from.  Kendal’s  knowledge and expertise turned what could have been a disastrous outcome for me into a beautifully finished high quality home that has attracted a good deal of very favourable comment.

    Much of the work that had been done had to be redone, which turned out to be a blessing, as Kendal has a team of excellent professionals that...... Read more

  • We recently did a major extension on our 1940s brick bungalow and, after tendering the project with four different building companies, we feel that we made a great decision in employing Kendal.  Throughout the process they were able to work well with our ideas while also bring to the table plenty of their own knowledge and flair to the project.  We found Kendal to be incredibly honest and hard working with an amazing team of professional builders and...... Read more


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