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 winner of the Romeo Award
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Welcome to our website

Adan Larsen Builders are proud to be trade certified members of Certified Builders. Employ a Certified Builder and you can sit back and relax in the knowledge that everything is in the best of hands.

The New Zealand Certified Builders (NZCB) represents a nationwide network of trade qualified builders who meet the highest industry standards in both workmanship and business practices.

They are the only national wide builders organization whose members are all trade qualified.

As a member of the New Zealand Certified Builders we offer a ten year written guarantee when undertaking to build a new home. The guarantee gives you, the new homeowner additional reassurance and belief in the quality of the workmanship we have provided you.

See for more details of the Homefirst Builders Guarantee.

Certified Plans Site

we now provide 24 architecturally designed plans, for more information click the Certified Plans tab


With Adan Larsen Builders you can expect:
  • Exceptional quality workmanship
  • Value for money
  • A flexible approach
  • A focus on your needs
  • Regular communication
  • A home that is built to last
  • The best preparation work around
  • One of the most trade qualified teams in the local area.
We pride ourselves on keeping open lines of communication with clients at all times. Your needs may change during the construction process, we will always work to accommodate these charges where possible. Our team is committed to staying ahead of the curve in attaining new qualifications, as we see builder certification as crucial to lifting the quality of building in the market.
Directors Adan and Kelly Larsen have developed a company ethos of exceptional quality workmanship that has been their teams’ driving force over the years and the quality of home they construct goes from strength to strength.
"At Adan Larsen Builders we will always deliver, through exceptional quality workmanship, effective communication and value for money”

SERVICES (within Taranaki area)

At Adan Larsen Builders we have a wide variety of experience in building and constructing:

  • New homes
  • Renovations
  • Extensions
  • Bathrooms
  • Kitchens
  • Landscaping/retaining walls
  • Certified Plans
  • Concrete work
  • Implement sheds and farm building maintenance
  • Re-roofing existing house roofs
  • Supply of scaffolding
  • 5T digger available for excavation work
  • Liaising with designers/architects/engineers to ensure you get the best results when designing your new building

Our Awards

Winner of the Romeo Award sponsored by the Stratford Press for the Best Non-Retail Service Business

"I was surprised that we were nominated, so to win was just incredible," says Adan Larsen of Adan Larsen Builders, winner of the Romeo Award sponsored by the Stratford Press for the Best Non-Retail Service Business.

Adan, who has run Adan Larsen Builders for 10 years, says "we try to do the best we can every day and it is so great to be recognised for that".

Adan says he and his team of eight local staff really enjoy what they do. "We all get huge satisfaction helping people achieve their dreams because building a house can be a huge step for people."

He and his team pride themselves on quality of workmanship and being punctual, "we are absolutely loyal to our word".

Adan says much of the success of the business can be attributed to his wife Kelly. "Kelly is a huge part of what we do, she handles all the administrative side of the business, we couldn't do what we do without her." He also acknowledges his staff, "they have always been so loyal to the company".

ITAB Apprentice of the Year competition

Tom constructs a fast playhouse in ITAB Apprentice of the Year competition

Eight hours - a standard work day, a decent night's sleep and for one apprentice it was the time taken to build a wooden playhouse as part of the ITAB Apprentice of the Year competition.

Tom Ferguson was one of only two competitors to complete the project at the regional ITAB Apprentice of the Year competition earlier this month in Palmerston North.

"It was a huge task. Some of the competitors only got half way through. I finished with only five...."

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