The hapless builder Hammer and his too-smart dog Nails have been part of BRANZ Builder’s Mate right from the very first issue in September 2003.
Beautifully drawn by David Fletcher, they’ve been through a lot together over the years. They’ve seen the introduction of builder licensing and been part of the explosion of apps on mobile phones.
Part of their appeal might come from the fact that they are a good reflection of our building industry – firms with five or fewer employees make up around 90% of the industry, mostly building or renovating houses.
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