Our Story

Eddie and Silvana Burger established Build it Gansbaai, in February 2004. This popular Gansbaai building supplies, construction materials, hardware store has been servicing the local community for over a decade and is now managed by their two sons, Dylan and Clayden Burger.

With their core values aligned in Family and Entrepreneurship at the heart of everything they do, Dylan and Clayden Burger have a passion for both the business and the people involved.Build it Gansbaai provides full support services in respect of hardware retailing, embracing all activity within the building and hardware industry, focusing particularly on the building of; urban, township, rural housing as well as all home improvements.

Providing a full solution, to build a home from the foundations to the finishes and fittings!At Build it Gansbaai we do not only see ourselves as a supplier of building materials, but as your partner, in accomplishing all your local building or renovating projects.

Our Brand

Build it Gansbaai encapsulates the Brand’s personality of being helpful, trustworthy, friendly, honest and accessible by providing consistent experience in their community.

Brand Essence

The core of our identity is empowering; Through collaboration, a recognized brand through which we trade leveraging group buying power and marketing, delivering customer excellence and value at the lowest prices. To be the leading Gansbaai building materials supplier and the local brand of choice in Gansbaai building supplies.

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Purpose / Vision / Mission

With our core values of Family, Entrepreneurship and Passion at the heart of everything we do; Build it Gansbaai is free from corporate franchise models restrictions as an independent retail business, providing building materials in the greater Overstrand area. Passionate about family, our brand and making home building simple!


Always deliver more than expected, customer service shouldn’t just be a department, it should be entrenched in every area of the business. Instead of focusing on the competition, let’s focus on the customer, how can we help them make home building simple?

Clayden Burger

Owner, Director

Make every detail perfect, limit the number of details to perfect, and always look for the fool in the deal. If you don’t find one, it’s you. We are serving customers, not a life sentence we need to enjoy our work – service, is not what you do, but who you are!

Dylan Burger

Owner , Director


Giving Back

Our values are the principles that help guide our business and shape our brand into something special that customers can rely on consistently, no matter which community we operate in. One of the ways Build it Gansbaai gives back to the local community, is through ongoing sponsorship of the under 13 soccer development.

We believe that it is our duty and responsibility to give back to the communities that support us, by nurturing discipline and a healthy lifestyle through sport, we are building a better future for our community.

Other community projects Build it Gansbaai has being involved in over the years is, the renovations of local schools and the sinking of water boreholes.

Everything to make home
building simple.

All the Building Materials you need, everything to make home building simple! With over
3000 Build it quality “House Brand” products to choose from Build it Gansbaai has
a solution for you.


Building Materials: Cement Premixes/Lime/Rhinolite


Paint And Decor: Accessories / Abrasives Home Decor


Electrical: Electrical (Industrial & Domestic / Electrical DIY) Lighting


Plumbing: Bathroom Accessories, Taps & Mixers Toilets
We stock all your
favorite brands,
building materials and supplies!

Some of the brands we stock include; Efekto, Ellies, Eurolux, Everite, Falcon Tiling,
Gardena,Grohe, Hillaldam, Matus, Black and Decker, Makita and so much more.

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Contact Us

Address: 34 Industry Cir, Gansbaai, 7220 Trading Hours: Mon - Fri: 08:00 - 16:30 Sat: 08:00 - 14:00 Phone: (028) 384 1543 Fax: (028) 312 2353 Email: reception@gansbaaibuildit.co.za / info@buildit-store.co.za

Need help? Call our award-winning support team at
(028) 384-1543!

Build it Gansbaai – Make home building simple! Build it Gansbaai are the Market Leaders of Gansbaai Building Materials, Construction materials and DIY for the Gansbaai local Community.

Contact Us

  • Address: 34 Industry Cir, Gansbaai, 7220
  • Tel: (028) 384 1543
  • Email: info@buildit-store.co.za