Wolverley – Refurbishment

The client wanted to extend their kitchen but were unable to extend externally. They decided to rework their internal layout by removing the kitchen wall and installing a new stud wall to take some space from the current lounge. The project was quite straight forward, adding supporting pillars and a new steel beam across the…

Wyre Forest – External Damp Proofing

Wyre Forest – External damp proofing The customer had a large part of a property below ground level, and although it was an external building [garage] it still required water proofing. The project started with a complete excavation of the ground surrounding the external walls – down to foundation levels. The wall was then left…

Midlands – Land Drain

Midlands – Land Drain This project required the excavation of over 100m of trenches, fitting drain pipes, perforated land drain pipes, inspection chambers and soakaways. There was a significant amount of runoff rain water from roofs and driveway that required management. The sandy soil helped with the decision to use a combination of 10” land…

West Midlands – Extension brickwork

West Midlands – Brickwork for house extension Working for the primary contractor W H Thomson was involved in the demolition and building of a three storey house extension. This included everything from demolishing the old utility room, digging foundations, underpinning the existing building, connecting the new extension to the original building and completing all the…

Kidderminster – Landscaping

Kidderminster – Landscape Design and Garden Development with New Patio This project started when the customer needed a refurbishment to the steps at the rear of the property. They had a set budget in mind so expected to only be able to repair the existing arrangement. When we conducted a site visit we surprised them…

Wolverley – Underpinning

Wolverley – Underpinning The house in question was suffering minor cracks in floors, walls and ceilings that were more of an aesthetic issue than a major structural one at the stage when the underpin was completed. We dug test pits around the house and commissioned a respected underpinning expert to report back on the findings.…

Stourport – Damp Proofing

Stourport – Re-Pointing and Damp Proof Injection Cream This job was passed on to us via a plasterer we work with. The property was suffering from damp and damage caused by poor water proofing in the external wall. This is a problem that is quite common in some older buildings. Firstly we assessed the level…

Birmingham – New Patio

Birmingham – New Pation to Finish Extension Project Following on from a recent extension, the customer wanted a new patio so that they could fully make the most of their garden. Prior to the extension there had been a conservatory and the footprint was still partly visible. We had to build a small retaining wall…