Architectural Home Design and Build

The David Reid Homes Taupo franchise extends across much of the Central Plateau including the Waitomo & Otorohanga Districts, South Waikato District and the Taupo District. They've been building premium architectural homes in Taupo since 2004.

The broad area covered by the Taupo franchise demands a significant amount of localised design and build expertise, to account for the vast geographic demands. And you're in solid hands - our Taupo team are locals and know the area as only locals do. 

Scott is a qualified builder and pro-active project manager with 13 years of experience under his belt. He provides clear guidance and leadership to his team and ensures all projects are delivered on time and to the highest quality. He has a vast experience managing & coordinating all project activity including residential, commercial and rural where the highest standards are routinely demanded. He is well known by clients and subcontractors for his organisation skills, efficiency and eye for detail.

Raewyn Mackie, our in-house design and colour consultant works closely with our clients to ensure they are presented with a solution and scheme that will work perfectly for them and their home.

The team at David Reid Homes Taupo are committed to delivering clients quality custom built architectural homes which exceed their expectations. They offer a complete home building service in Taupo from planning & resource consent through to the interior fit out.

Please get in touch with Scott to discuss your new home project.

Taupo Design & Build Ltd

1 Lochridge Drive, Kinloch
Taupo 3377
PO Box 1612

Meet Our Team

  • Scott, Melissa, Raewyn and the rest of the team at David Reid Taupo - we really appreciate all your help and effort over the last year. It has been a pleasure to work with a professional friendly team where nothing is a problem, and when issues arise to be presented with solutions not excuses. We had a great experience working with you from the initial design through the build and now to the completion. The quality of the workmanship is fantastic. There were no delays waiting for tradies and the build was completed on time. We would not hesitate to recommend the David Reid team in Taupo.

    Mike & Vicky
  • David Reid Homes Taupo have been a pleasure to work with on our new home. Scott’s building experience and Raewyn’s design background has made the design and build process run smoothly and ensured the design was kept within our budget. Scott and his subcontractors are trustworthy, polite, and all have the same commitment to a high standard of work. We highly recommend David Reid Homes Taupo to anyone looking for a hassle-free, high quality build.

    Mark & Sarah
  • For the past 6 years Scott and Melissa Hare has been instrumental in the design, project management and build of various dwellings within the Landcorp, Wairakei Estate ex. Forestry development program.

    Responsible for the design work, procurement, supply of materials with the delivery of a turn key solution, specialist onsite supervision and technical advice in this unique forest to farm conversion project has seen David Reid Homes Taupo successfully manage the supply of residential housing requirements, to service the infrastructure needs with the intensive pastoral farming complex.

    I rate the technical advice, experience of the team and quality and workmanship of the finished product as the best around.

    Fraser Haywood, Business Manager, Pamu – Pastoral Complex – Wairakei Estate, Taupo
  • Scott Hare, David Reid Homes, Taupo
    ON TIME, ON BUDGET, ON QUALITY AND SO EASY! New builds don’t get any better than that!

    Working with Scott and his team at David Reid Homes, Taupo was a pleasure. They are a highly professional unit and very personable to deal with - a real family feeling to their business. They were very responsive to any questions or requests and kept us well updated during the build process. They were able to give us insightful advice on all aspects of the build including products, colours and finishes. We were impressed with the quality of all their sub-contractors, which is a critical aspect of any build.

    We couldn’t recommend Scott and his team more highly

    Carl & Jackie
  • 2022 Awards

    2022 Awards

    Bay of Plenty/Central Plateau Volume/Group Housing New Home $500,000 - $750,000 – Gold

  • 2022 Awards

    2022 Awards

    Bay of Plenty/Central Plateau Volume/Group Housing New Home $500,000 - $750,000 – Regional Category Winner

  • 2022 Awards

    2022 Awards

    New Build under $1 million – Regional Supreme House of the Year

  • 2022 Awards

    2022 Awards

    2022 Registered Master Builder House of the Year Top 100 – Qualified for National Awards