Testimonials

What People are Saying About Us

“Much to our surprise our house actually brings gasps of delight to visitors! Steve, his staff and subcontractors have produced a high quality home to meet our particular tastes. We were consulted on every aspect of the work and felt connected with the project throughout. The project came in on time and on budget without stress or concern. We are happy to recommend Steve Dixon/Ardent Building Developments to prospective clients.”

– Bob & Daphne Mills

“I am a Trustee of Hillcrest Chapel Trust and was the concept designer Front Aerialfor ‘The Master’s House’, a church-trust owned community facility, built for us by Steve Dixon of Ardent Building Developments. This was a very challenging assignment because Steve effectively had the whole congregation as clients! Steve managed the whole process from transforming concept sketches into working drawings, getting building consent and
approval and delivering the project on time and on budget. The high
quality of the completed works has been recognised by the Registered Master Builders’ association with a gold award and by the community with the facility being used every day of the week! I have no hesitation in recommending Ardent Building Developments to prospective clients.”

– Bob Mills, Hillcrest Chapel Trust

Old Farm

“Steve and his team of builders and contractors at Ardent Building have done an exceptional job, with a high quality of workmanship. Steve communicated with us the whole way through the build, prompting us when we needed to get colours and flooring to him by a certain date. This took away the stress for us, as we were not being asked for the information last minute. This enabled Steve and his team to stick to the build timeline and our development was completed on time.”

– Todd & Delia Horsburgh 

 

Adam & Jennie

“We employed Ardent Building Developments to undertake extensive renovations to our house over the winter of 2008. We found the quality of the work from start to finish including the planning, project management, timing, construction and the finishing touches all excellent. We would have no hesitation in recommending the company to others.”

– Adam & Jennie

 

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“I am very pleased with my new garden box – it’s the perfect height for me. My veges are growing well thanks to the excellent soil you put in it.”

 

– Betty

 

Colin & Michelle

“We hired Steve Dixon of Ardent Building Developments to construct two additional bedrooms in our two storied dwelling. His attention to detail and hard work ethic accounted for a high quality, trouble free project that we are very happy with. We have witnessed many of his completed building projects, and have no doubt in Steve’s ability to provide an excellent product to his customer.”

– Colin & Michelle

 

Simon & Julie

“In choosing a builder to build our new home it was important to find someone with a high degree of both skill and moral substance. Steve at Ardent Building Developments was an obvious choice. His attention to detail and extremely high quality of workmanship made building our home stress free. The final result was completed on time and in budget and is everything we wanted and more. I would not hesitate to recommend Steve for any building project.”

– Simon & Julie

 

“We are Cornerstone Developments Waikato Ltd, a Hamilton based development company, specialising in subdivision, housing and unit/apartment development. I have personally known Steve Dixon from Ardent Building Developments for over 15 years and he has built many apartments for us. Steve has built up a great team of builders who share his work ethic and attention to project perfection. I have enjoyed working with Steve and the team at Ardent. I have before, and will continue to recommend Ardent Building Developments to anyone interested in building or renovating in the future.”

– Mike (Cornerstone Developments Waikato Ltd)