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If you are in Nelson/Tasman and looking to build your dream home or renovate your current one, you’re in good hands with the Big Bad Wolf team.

When your home is built for good, things are easier than you’d expect!

the best solutions for everything
your new home build needs

Over the years, Big Bad Wolf have built new homes of all shapes and sizes. Along the way we’ve developed some great systems so we can provide accurate budgeting and detailed project planning. We have the best solutions for everything your new home build needs. Communication is really important to us – it’s our priority to keep you well-informed all the way through your new home build.

Expert renovations and extensions

kitchens, bathrooms & everything in between

Big Bad Wolf Builders have many years of experience completing quality renovations including kitchens, bathrooms and everything in between. Whether your family has grown and you need an extension, or its time for a complete update, Big Bad Wolf Builders have the expertise to get the job done to the highest quality standard.

Recent Projects

Take a look at our recent new builds and renovations in the Nelson Tasman area.

Stringer Road

This functional, contemporary family home in Nelson features an open plan design and vaulted ceilings.

Komako Way

Fitting seamlessly into its surroundings, this Komako Way house is a true testament to Big Bad Wolf’s expertise.
Big Bad Wolf Builders Team

A building company with a difference.

The relationship we build with you is the most important part of our business. Our team will provide a stress-free, enjoyable building experience that delivers results you can be proud of – and you can be assured that we will be too. We’re a friendly, down to earth crew and we may be biased, but we think you’ll enjoy having us around!


The management of your project is carefully planned, ensuring that your new build or renovation is completed on time, within your budget and to our high quality standard. We manage all the paperwork with council permits and codes of compliance, so you can relax and just enjoy the process.


Present and available, Big Bad Wolf Builders pride themselves on reliable, stress free communication. In the building industry, trust is an important aspect of any relationship. As a client you can trust that the team will be open and honest and keep you updated through the entire lifespan of your project.


The team at Big Bad Wolf Builders are qualified, knowledgeable and have a wealth of experience from a variation of building industry backgrounds. The highest standard of workmanship and exceptional quality for every project is our top priority.

Big Bad Wolf Builders Testimonials

What our clients have to say…

“We were so incredibly stoked with the whole process! Professional, friendly and hardworking team and every finish is perfect. We found they pushed really hard to keep everything running to schedule and all involved trades worked to the same standard!”

Christie M.

“Best guarantee of success for your project is to start by talking to these guys.”

Jock H.

“Picking Big Bad Wolf Builders will be the best decision you make if you are building or remodeling. The team has a crew of master craftsmen and "tried and true" contractors that are focused on producing a high quality build. The whole process was seamless under the expertise of foreman, Manu Parkin. The team's goal, to ensure you have a home that endures, is what they lived up to. Our build had the added complexity of a challenging building site -- due to masterful coordination and planning we will move in on schedule.”