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Completed building jobs in Colchester, Essex

Brick up garage window

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

Window and brick sill in detached garage in single skin brick wall to be removed and made good with brick suitably tied in, outside to be made good with suitable cement render to match existing as far as possible. Window and sill approx. 1.1m by 1.4 m

Feedback for Collins Brickwork & Builders

Terry has done an excellent job of removing the window, bricking up the opening and rendering to match the rest of the wall. But more than that he was careful to discuss the options for the job and worked over several days to do each stage of the the...

Removalof disused chimney and bricking External doorway

Conversions - General job in Colchester, Essex

I want an old disused chimney removed in the kitchen and roof making good. And an external door way bricking up.

Feedback for Middleton Contracts

Dave did a good tidy job kept me in the loop with everything and up to date with progress. Very happy with the finished job. Would recommend him to anyone.

Chimney breast removal

Conversions - General job in Colchester, Essex

Just bought a house. I’m looking to get the chimney breast removed from the first floor bedroom. Also looking to fit whole new bathroom.

* Added 12th January, 2018 :
Looking to get these jobs done as soon as possible.

Feedback for Bakers Building Services

Jamie was professional and kept me in the loop at all times. The job became complicated but was handled well by Jamie and his team with a positive outcome.

demolition of the concrete base and parking extension

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

I am demolishing the shed to build a new house instead and would like to have it's concrete base demolished+ the existing parking for the house is small and oddly shaped - I would like to extend it (with small retaining wall) using some of spoil from demolition.

Feedback for Eds Groundworks

Elliott is a great contractor. I have initially invited him to do demolition and a driveway, he did it really well so i asked him to do several other jobs on constructing a house. This is my first project shifting from architecture to development and...

Insurance work

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

A lorry backed into the house and has caused a few minor issues.

The window ledge has been damaged along with 2/3 bricks on the front of the house between upstairs and down stairs window. The block paving also needs relaying (about 4 square meters) due to weight of the lorry, along with the...

Feedback for M.A. SKINNER

Mark and his team completed a few varied jobs to front of the house, this included, tarmackng, brickwork/rendering and re-laying of block paving, all completed to high standard and in a timely fashion. Great communication from Mark, before, during...

Remove small window and brick up hole

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

I need a small window removed and the hole filled in. I estimate there to be about 28 bricks or less. I think I could possibly do it myself except although I've fitted my own kitchen I am not a bricklayer.....before you take the job on bear in mind a bunch of cowboys did my bathroom which is why I...

Feedback for M.A. SKINNER

Fast work. Very neat job. Excellent realistic price. I would highly recommend Mark. Oh and if other traders are looking at this review the most important thing is he LISTENED to what I said and did exactly what I asked for. Awesome!

Remove cladding, rebuild external wall

Conversions - General job in Colchester, Essex

We are looking for a builder to do a small job at our house, we have an external wall which is just a stud with plastic cladding and we want it rendered outside and insulated on the inside with two windows being joined together to make one large window. Would need to apply for relevant planning...

Feedback for Graham Poynter Carpentry/Building & Joinery

Graham and his son did a brilliant job building out our internal wall in preparation for a larger window opening, insulating and plasterboard ready to be plastered. They also fitted an oak fire door while they were here. Very clean, polite and well...

Rebuild broken gate pillar

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

Rebuilding gate pillar and narrow 6ft tall narrow wall that butts up to house and rehang existing gate.

Feedback for Custom Building Solutions

Really pleased with Matts work, so hard to find a builder that’s interested in a 1 day job but Matt was very quick to come and give an estimate and completed the job a couple of weeks later and I’m really happy with the result.

Rebuild front garden wall.

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

Remove current wall, about 6.5m long.
Rebuild replacement

Feedback for Alex Willis Building & Landscaping

Alex did an excellent job replacing a badly damaged wall in my front garden.
He came to look at the job quickly, talked through what the options were and gave a very competitive quote.
He worked very hard each day completing the job to a very...

Removal of existing conservatory and build of extension

Extensions job in Colchester, Essex

Removal of existing conservatory. Then build larger 4x4m extention with open gable roof. We have already instructed an architect. Permitted development drawings are available, and building regs drawings are due to be complete any day now.

Feedback for Works Building Group

We cannot recommend works building group enough. Neil has been absolutely fantastic from start to finish. Constantly went the extra mile and did a fantastic job. We couldn't have asked any more of him. Work started on the date Neil promised. Neil...

new water pipe trench

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

Dig a narrow 15m trench, about 45cm deep ready to lay a new 32mm blue water pipe. Trench would go across a brick laid path - bricks are laid on sand not concrete and would cross an oil pipe, soak away and electric cable. Hand digging most likely option. Quote for work beforehand requested.

Feedback for Eds Groundworks

Elliot is a pleasant helpful guy. Trench was dug, pipe laid, trench backfilled, bricks relaid and site left clean and tidy - all done at the agreed time and budget. Would recommend and use again.

Brick up small fireplace and brick plinth

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

I need a small amount of brickwork doing in our bedroom. This involves bricking up a small exposed old fireplace and installing an air brick for ventilation. We also like a brick plinth made to cover up some electric cables around the chimney breast. Looking to hire someone who can do this small...

Feedback for Gower Brickwork

Clayton and Paul arrived on time and did an exception job bricking up an old fireplace and creating a brick plinth around our chimney breast, to hide some cables. I couldn’t be more impressed with the job Clayton did and have already asked him to...

finish off blockwork for single storey outbuilding

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

need a labour only price to finish off blockwork ,nearly all blocks will already be cut,just need to be layed .

Feedback for Griggs Bricklayers

Highly recommend Ricky and his team for the work they did for us. He was able to fit us in at short notice and turned up early to get a good days work in, on what was a very difficult shaped building for a very reasonable price. Would recommend.

Fixing a broken pillar

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

Pillar has been knocked over, picture of pillar before being knocked over can be found here -

* Added 25th October, 2017 :
Pictures of broken wall -

Feedback for Custom Building Solutions

Very well done job at a reasonable price, would recommend.

Remove a window and brick close it up.

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

We would like to brick up a window and render the exterior to match the rest of the house.

Feedback for karmel builders ltd

Really great job. Karl was very helpful and i would highly recommend.

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