Rolleston, Rolleston

13 days ago

Perfect time for a Winter clean

Resene

Clean up around your place with your choice of a free Resene cleaning product when you spend $100 or more at your local Resene owned ColorShop until 27 July 2020. Plus get 10L of Resene Ceiling Paint white for $99. Tinting and PaintWise levy extra.

These offers are available to … View more
Clean up around your place with your choice of a free Resene cleaning product when you spend $100 or more at your local Resene owned ColorShop until 27 July 2020. Plus get 10L of Resene Ceiling Paint white for $99. Tinting and PaintWise levy extra.

These offers are available to Resene cardholders – if you don’t have one you can sign up free when you’re in store.
Find out more

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13 days ago

Creating healthier, carbon-zero homes

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, there are few Kiwis who haven't experienced cold or damp housing at some point in New Zealand, whatever part of the country you call home. So what's being done to change that for future generations?

Here's … View more
Hey neighbours, there are few Kiwis who haven't experienced cold or damp housing at some point in New Zealand, whatever part of the country you call home. So what's being done to change that for future generations?

Here's how a passive revolution and building code changes could help our health - and the climate.

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13 days ago

Parents/Caregivers of DHS

India from Darfield

Are there any parents/caregivers that have any concerns about DHS? or any concerns about their child(ren) attending there?

Please come along to a mtg scheduled for Thurs 2nd of July at 7.30 - 8.30pm at Darfield Rec Centre

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13 days ago

Have you signed up to get free gardening advice?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

In this week’s issue we go undercover with tips and tools for glasshouses. It’s time to make your bird-friendly garden count, prune fruit trees, watch out for frosty weather, move seedlings under cover and pick celery before disease strikes.
Plus make your own hanging chandelier planter and … View more
In this week’s issue we go undercover with tips and tools for glasshouses. It’s time to make your bird-friendly garden count, prune fruit trees, watch out for frosty weather, move seedlings under cover and pick celery before disease strikes.
Plus make your own hanging chandelier planter and follow Jane Packer’s advice to decorate your kitchen and dining spaces with flowers. Be in to win Jane Packer Flowers and the NZ House & Garden July issue.

Delivered every Friday to your email inbox, Get Growing digital magazine offers seasonal gardening advice from the NZ Gardener magazine's team of experts. Each week we answer all your burning questions on raising fruit and veges and tell you the top tasks to do in your backyard this weekend. Subscribe here:

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14 days ago

Exceed just joined the community!

Exceed - we fix windows & doors

Hi Neighbours!
We just joined the Neighbourly community :) and we would like to introduce our team.....

Meet Lauren Burnette, Quintin Bakkerus & Greg Harrison- They are the experts to call if you need reliable, guaranteed window & door repairs around Christchurch East, South, West and … View more
Hi Neighbours!
We just joined the Neighbourly community :) and we would like to introduce our team.....

Meet Lauren Burnette, Quintin Bakkerus & Greg Harrison- They are the experts to call if you need reliable, guaranteed window & door repairs around Christchurch East, South, West and surrounding areas! They can help you fix:

- Stiff, jamming sliding doors and rollers that are heavy and don't like to slide.
- Windows that swing fully open and cannot be reached to close again.
- Broken window latches, handles.
- Draughty homes where heat escapes from gaps around doors and windows.
- Old locks on windows or doors that stick and jam.

As well as helping you keep your home in good shape by fixing problem doors & windows , Exceed can provide the perfect solution for eliminating insects from your family home - Exceed Retractable Insect screens-.

Exceed technicians have been helping New Zealanders create better, safer, smarter homes for more than 30 years.

When you book a visit with Exceed, we’ll arrive on time (or phone you if we are unavoidably delayed). Our vans are fully-equipped, so we won’t need to rush off to get parts. We’ll take care in your home, wear protective shoe covers and promise to clean up before we leave. We wear photographic ID and have been security profiled for your peace of mind.

Learn more about our team and services on our website or give us a call on 0800 25 25 00

Cheers,

From the Exceed - we fix windows & doors team Christchurch East, South & West – Lauren, Quintin & Greg

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14 days ago

Local Taxi and Tour family business for hire

Elizabeth & Brent James from Help @ Hand Ltd

Chch Taxi Tours & Transfers

😃 Taxi ELIZABETH - 0212-232-232
😀 Tours - BRENT - 0212-283-283

Available anytime
Local , legal and loyal.

20 days ago

New light show for Christchurch

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

Christchurch will still be lit up this year despite one of the city's most popular festivals being postponed.
Christchurch Is Lit will run from July 1 to 29 from 6pm to 11pm each day and feature more than 20 light creations throughout the city.

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15 days ago

Jackaroo Tent (2.5 x 2.5m) internal sleeping capsule

Valerie from Rolleston

Jackaroo Tent (2.5 x 2.5m) internal sleeping capsule

This tent has about 9m of sun and rain cover when waterproof green top cover is fully extended.

Blue sleeping capsule is one piece, built onto ground sheet with insect netting and another outer layer of nylon.

Front and rear extendable … View more
Jackaroo Tent (2.5 x 2.5m) internal sleeping capsule

This tent has about 9m of sun and rain cover when waterproof green top cover is fully extended.

Blue sleeping capsule is one piece, built onto ground sheet with insect netting and another outer layer of nylon.

Front and rear extendable canopies. 2 x Poles for extending flaps not in pics but with the unit. An extra insect net is included.

Erected hurriedly between rain showers!! – surplus, no longer intending to camp. Good condition.
Mob: 021 0421 526

Price: $250

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15 days ago

Kauri Bookcase with adjustable shelves

Valerie from Rolleston

Kauri Bookcase with adjustable shelves

lovely for a kids room – not too tall or deep and fits nicely into bedroom spaces. Sturdy & low so will not fall.

Adjustable shelves allows you to configure to your own requirements.

Quite an old piece – needs filling, see pic and would look fab … View more
Kauri Bookcase with adjustable shelves

lovely for a kids room – not too tall or deep and fits nicely into bedroom spaces. Sturdy & low so will not fall.

Adjustable shelves allows you to configure to your own requirements.

Quite an old piece – needs filling, see pic and would look fab if sanded back and revanished or oiled. I do not have the time – need the space for another ongoing project. Reluctant sale.
depth: 0.29cm
length: 1.20cm
height: 0.79cm

Mob: 021 0421 526

Price: $250

17 days ago

Foraging on Banks Peninsula

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

If Peter Langlands needed to, he could eat for free. On an average day, he'd find 50 to 75 edible greens along the foreshore.
Do you forage for food? If so, where are the best spots to forage in Canterbury?

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15 days ago

Pop Up Shop in The Lincoln Pantry

Lauren from Etico

Etico has a new pop up stall inside your favourite coffee shop The Lincoln Pantry for a limited time.
You can now browse, inspect and purchase our lovely wares at your leisure while having your cuppa.
Support local business and head on down and indulge in your two favourite activities!
The Lincoln … View more
Etico has a new pop up stall inside your favourite coffee shop The Lincoln Pantry for a limited time.
You can now browse, inspect and purchase our lovely wares at your leisure while having your cuppa.
Support local business and head on down and indulge in your two favourite activities!
The Lincoln Pantry owners and staff would love to see you and Jo and I will occasionally be floating around.

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15 days ago

Penguin sculptures arrive in Christchurch for new art trail

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

A waddle of penguins has flown into Christchurch to be decorated by school children and artists and installed on city streets.
The sculptures will be displayed for about 10 weeks across Christchurch before being auctioned off to raise money for Cholmondeley Children's Centre.

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15 days ago

#AotearoaOfKindness: Mobilising the kindness DNA

Sarah Macdonald from Volunteering New Zealand

Volunteering New Zealand is mobilising the kindness DNA with our new #AotearoaOfKindness campaign for National Volunteer Week!

We're calling on people to share their stories of acts of kindness. We're calling on people to thank those who have shown acts of kindness that contribute to an … View more
Volunteering New Zealand is mobilising the kindness DNA with our new #AotearoaOfKindness campaign for National Volunteer Week!

We're calling on people to share their stories of acts of kindness. We're calling on people to thank those who have shown acts of kindness that contribute to an Aotearoa of Kindness.

Call to action – keep shaping the world we want to live in:

• Look for where kindness, mahi aroha, work for love, has impacted your life.
• Show your thanks to those people giving kindness and mahi aroha through #AotearoaOfKindness.
• Connect or reconnect with a community or a cause that’s important to you through volunteeringnz.org.nz/finding-volunteer-roles.

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29 days ago

Do you want your child to be ready to read at school entry?

Fleur from Halswell

Did you know that more and more new entrants do not have the language and early reading skills to be school ready?
Lack of early reading abilities at school entry can predict later reading achievement. Lack of reading abilities hampers learning.
My Workshops will give you early reading knowledge … View more
Did you know that more and more new entrants do not have the language and early reading skills to be school ready?
Lack of early reading abilities at school entry can predict later reading achievement. Lack of reading abilities hampers learning.
My Workshops will give you early reading knowledge and know-how-to-do-it in a fun way.

They are starting 23 July, a series of three over 3 weeks, at 11am, in Lincoln.

Please contact me about my Parent Workshops, email at info@nzwordtrees.com or phone 0274988355.
Fleur Harris (PhD)
Speech-Language-Literacy Therapist
nzWordTrees, Lincoln

16 days ago

Poll: How do you fold your towels?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, is there a right way to fold towels? It seems it's a topic lots of people have strong opinions about.

The most popular options are the quick-and-easy triple fold, or folding the outer edges towards the centre before folding in thirds, to create a plusher, more spa-like look. … View more
Hey neighbours, is there a right way to fold towels? It seems it's a topic lots of people have strong opinions about.

The most popular options are the quick-and-easy triple fold, or folding the outer edges towards the centre before folding in thirds, to create a plusher, more spa-like look. But what do you do? And who knew folding towels could be so controversial?

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How do you fold your towels?
  • 34.4% Basic - Fold in half three times
    34.4% Complete
  • 40.1% Plush - Fold towards the centre, then in thirds
    40.1% Complete
  • 16.2% Rolled - No folds allowed
    16.2% Complete
  • 9.4% None of the above
    9.4% Complete
1496 votes
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