We are a team of Registered Master Builders whos work is guaranteed

We have won multiple awards for our craftsmanship

We listen, we collaborate, we help you make decisions.

We ensure you

enjoy the build

& take pride in

delivering your

dream home.

The Craftsmen are a professional and multi-award-winning residential building company based in Taupo.

Being Master Builders we guarantee our work, offer personal tailored services and will oversee your project from start to finish. We believe in making the build hassle-free, stress-free and pressure-free so you enjoy the process as well as the outstanding outcome.

We know your renovation or new build is often a once in a lifetime event for you - our aim is to make that the journey as enjoyable as the results are long lasting.



The Registered Master Builders awards we have won are a testament to the exceptional level of workmanship, creativity and innovation that our clients love us for. These awards are highly prestigious and confirm our commitment and the Registered Master Builders Association’s commitment to building excellence.

Our awards include:

Richard Stewart has a passion for building and delivering projects that he’s personally really proud of.

His career began in London as a film and television set builder, upon returning home he trained in building high-end residential homes and since then he has worked his way to being a successful business owner and registered master builder.

Rich drives value for clients by ensuring that practical buildability is incorporated into the design identifying opportunities to reduce costs and create better outcomes.

His excellent communication skills make it easy for him to build relationships with clients and his easy nature makes him approachable.

Get in touch with Rich to discuss your next project.

Email: rich@thecraftsmen.co.nz
Phone: 027 439 7961