Penrose & Albany, Auckland

Wade Smith - Franchise Owner

Call Exceed professionals, Wade Smith, for specialist repairs and upgrades of windows, doors and conservatory joinery and security locks in Penrose, Albany Auckland & surrounding areas. Exceed customers in Penrose and Auckland can be assured of consistent applications of work to all window and door repair and security problems.

Wade Smith, Penrose & Albany, Auckland

Tell us about yourself:

Born and bred on the North Shore of Auckland, then spent 3 years travelling the world. I have 2 young daughters. My work background includes landscaping, recruitment and management.

What do you enjoy about being a Franchise Owner?

I enjoy the variety in my work day and making successful repairs for my clients. I also enjoy meeting the people that I work for on a day to day basis.

When did you join Exceed?

14 March 2014

What awards have you won?

Exceed Merit Award 2015, Exceed People Award 2017. I also have various sports awards from over the years.

Why did you join Exceed?

I joined Exceed as I was looking for a change of direction in my career and the chance to control my own destiny. The type of work appealed to me and the opportunity was too good to turn down.

Tell us a fun or random fact about yourself:

Russia didn't consider beer to be alcohol until 2011. It was previously classed as a soft drink.

Common problems we can fix:

  • Broken window latches, handles, deadlocks, security stays, window catches that need to be replaced.
  • Damaged or broken hinged doors, sliding doors and bi-fold doors.
  • Stiff, jamming sliding doors and rollers that are heavy and don't like to slide.
  • Wet, damp & leaking window & door repairs.
  • Leaking conservatory leak repair, roof panels, doors and louvres.
  • Draughty homes where heat escapes from gaps around doors and windows.
  • Old locks on windows or doors that stick and jam.

Services we can provide:

  • Window repairs & accessories.
  • Repairs to hinged doors, sliding doors bi-fold doors.
  • Replacement window handles, deadlocks, security stays, window catches.
  • Sliding windows & doors.
  • Leaking window & door repairs.
  • Conservatory leak repair, roof panels, doors, louvres.
  • Retractable insect & fly screens installation.

Our team

Steve Shankland


Omeed Ahmed


Testimonials from Customers

“Easy booking service, professional workmanship and problem solving ability, great customer service, and being able to pay by eftpos on the day job was completed." - Janice, January 2022

"Very courteous receptionist. Prompt service. Excellent job done. No faults whatsoever." - Rosalie, April 2021

“Quick responses; professional, courteous service; successfully remedied the problem” – Lynda, May 2020

“Good communication, punctual, professional, helpful recommendations and left house tidy.” – Amanda, October 2019

"Wade was amazing for the following reasons:

1. Very punctual - was on site early/on time.

2. Great communication and responsiveness... I tried others, but Wade was the only one that followed up.

3. Professional presentation and care - thanks for bring shoe protectors and cleaning up after yourself.

4. Wade was efficient and completed a lot of work in a short amount of time.5. Wade's work was of high quality and professionally executed." - Donavin, March 2017


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