Kapiti's Home Renovation & Improvement Specialists

Kapiti Local Builders

SWT Building pride ourselves on integrity and astute project management to help maintain, repair, or renovate your property.

We’re a tight knit team of top-quality, qualified local builders and we’re very proud of the work we do.

Contact us on 021 255 6141 and let’s talk about your building maintenance or renovation project. And by the way, we won’t tell you your job is too small! We can often fit you in around our larger projects.


Expert advice

Proven experience in project management helps the job run smoothly. We will agree what is to be done, the pricing and keep you updated on progress along the way. We also are experienced in design. Whether it be decks, fences, bathrooms, kitchens additions, alterations and more.

Qualified and Approved

Along with being trade qualified, being a Licensed Building Practitioner (LBP) also means we have been assessed as competent to carry out building work essential to the structure or weather tightness of residential buildings. We are able to sign off our work as we progress.

Kapiti Coast Local Builders

We’re a locally owned and operated business. Our team live in and love the Kapiti Coast.  We like to support local initiatives and have an excellent reputation within the community. 

Based in Paraparaumu and covering Otaki, Te Horo, Pekapeka, Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati, Paekakariki, Pukerua Bay.

Our Team

The Team

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Scott Turner

Director / Qualified Carpenter/ LBP
Scott has been working in the construction industry since leaving school and has over 25 years’ experience. A fully qualified carpenter with both Trade Certificate and Advanced Trade Qualifications. Dedicated to a high standard of workmanship and customer service. Scott loves working on projects that are a bit out of the norm and that really challenge him.
Scott is a Licensed Building Practitioner.

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Fiona Turner

Administration/Office Manager
Wife, mum of 2 children and the boss off the tools! Busy behind the scenes keeping the boys on their toes. Over 20 years experience customer service. Not too shabby on a hammer either.

Jacob (Jake) Fulton

Jake started with working with SWT as a polytechnic student during work experience. It was evident back then that he had a real passion for building. We took Jake on in April 2017 as an Apprentice Carpenter and last year Jake successfully completed his Apprenticeship and is now fully qualified.

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Hamish Garratt

Hamish has been subcontracting with us since we started the busines back in 2007. A local Kapiti lad, Hamish is an essential part of the team, with impeccable workmanship and a fabulous work ethic.

Your Questions Answered


What is a Licensed Building Practitioner?

LBPs are building practitioners who have been assessed as competent to carry out building work essential to the structure or weathertightness of residential buildings. We are registered under the Building Act 2004.

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Available for building work throughout Kapiti

Qualified and Licenced Building Practitioners

25+ years experience in the trade

No job too small

Contact us

We can help you Renovate, Remodel or Rejuvenate your home.

Please reach out to discuss your needs