The smarter building firm

Carpe Diem is a construction company based in Christchurch, New Zealand.

We specialise in building stylish small homes that are comfortable and very affordable. We offer eight contemporary house plans with three or four bedrooms, and a range of smaller dwellings perfect for granny flats, guest accommodation or baches.

  • Affordable price from just $1,500 per sqm, including GST.
  • Smarter land use on small sections
  • Construction time from 8-12 weeks (conditions apply)
  • Healthy, eco-friendly living environments, high energy efficiency and low carbon emissions.

See our 3-4 bedroom house plans

See our smaller dwelling plans

You get a smarter deal with Carpe Diem

We offer a great value package that includes project management and insurance.

  • Complete project management
  • Confirmed Builders works insurance
  • Confirmed 12 month home owner insurance
  • Health and Safety Management Systems

To get an initial quote,
please contact us