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…

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.…