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Restoration & Refurbishment job in Colchester, Essex

1. Construct a roof/cover ,to keep the rain off, for the distance between the kitchen door and the adjacent outside toilet.
2. Repaint exterior of up to 5 windows and and 2 doors.
3. Repaint interior of 3 windows.
4. Fit secondary glazing to those 3 windows(possibly the magnetic kind).
4. Help...

Feedback for Ace Locksmith and Handyman

The lads did the usual excellent job

rebuilding garden wall and steps to front of house

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

To the front of my victorian house I have a weathered brick side wall that needs taking down and rebuilt. There are steps up to the front door which need a redesign

Feedback for Collins Brickwork & Builders

Very happy with the work completed by Terry Collins. All the works seems to be of a high standard of craftmanship. He was cheerful and happy to explan what he was doing. Happy to recomend them.

Fill in cavity to support steel beam

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

The 6 metre beam would need to be supported and the cavity between the brick leafs bricked in to the depth of the beam (about two courses). The new bricks will need to be tied into the existing brickwork. The beam should sit on pad stones.

Feedback for Gower Brickwork

Clayton did a great job in building a pillar for a steel beam. He worked efficiently and got the job done quickly.

Repointing of external house walls

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

Repointing required on my 120 year old property replacing any cracked bricks. Possible damp issue also.

Feedback for Gower Brickwork

Clayton did a great job, was polite and courteous. Would definitely recommend.

Build Front wall

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

New low-rise front wall with railings and double gates to property

Feedback for M. S. Gooch Builders

Mark did a fantastic job. Worked very quickly and neatly. The wall was done within a week. He kept in touch with us every step of the way. Went beyond and above what was asked of him. The wall looks amazing. Pleased with the end results.
I would...

Removal and erection of partition walls

Restoration & Refurbishment job in Colchester, Essex


I have a small extension on the back of my property with a pretty useless room. I want to make use of it by walling off the existing ~50 inch wide double doorway and removing a ~70 inch wide stud wall that separates it from the master bedroom. The stud wall sits in what I believe was a window...

Feedback for Smooth Finish Refurbs & Plastering

Liam came to quote on the job very quickly and the price was quite reasonable. He and his team are highly capable and friendly and they did the job quickly and tidily. Liam and James' pride in their work was apparent and I was pleased with the way...

Removal of internal wall

Conversions - General job in Colchester, Essex

Insert RSJ. Remove bricks, plaster as necessary, move radiator, move a double socket and 2 switches

Feedback for Graham Poynter Carpentry/Building & Joinery

I cannot recommend Graham more highly. He and his Son removed a supporting wall between my lounge and dining room. He arranged for other trades to assist with the job -Plummer, electrician and plasterer. Everyone turned up when they said they were...

Remove gate brackets &repoint wall underneath-small job

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

The back gate is attached to the house wall by brackets. The house was repointed at some stage but the corner must have been covered by something and was not done, and it wasn't done when the current brackets were added either.

The old brackets need removing and both sides of the corner need...

Feedback for JW Brickwork and Building Services

Very happy with Josh's work. He removed several bricks, went to a reclamation yard to get good matches, set them in and repointed other bits in the same area. He was thorough, the work is of a high standard, and he cleaned up well. He also rigged...

Removal of toilet/bathroom wall and fill doorway

Conversions - General job in Colchester, Essex

We currently have a separate toilet and bathroom and would like to knock down the interior wall to join the 2 up. Also would need one of the doors bricked up, plastered and possible tiled.

Feedback for Taylor Made Adaptions

Very professional. Arrived early and finished job within time scale. Kept us up to date throughout and gave advice and guidance. Would recommend!

Brick up ex-window

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

Brick up what used to be a window, dimensions 50cm x 108cm

Feedback for Griggs Bricklayers

Very professional, good communication and timekeeping, tidied up after himself and done a great job.

External garage door renovation / french drain

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

The job is to update an external garage front and drain on side

1. Replace and remove existing wooden/glass garage doors with top half doubled glazed windows and bottom half brick. Measurement 200cm width x 197cm height

2. Dig out a small trench along length of garage and fill with gravel to...

Feedback for Collins Brickwork & Builders

Terry was excellent, a lovely fella, tidy and helpful and his his work was to a really good standard, we are really pleased. I wouldn't hestitate to recommend him


Restoration & Refurbishment job in Colchester, Essex

We have ripped out a second kitchen and intend to convert it to a playroom for our kids. In order to do this we need a plasterer, carpenter, electrician and plumber.

Carpenter - The water mains and fuse box is still in the old kitchen so we would like it boxed in somehow (either to become a bench...

Feedback for Smooth Finish Refurbs & Plastering

Liam and his team are reliable and friendly and we are really pleased with the results. Nothing was too big or too small for them to complete, they worked quickly, efficiently and to a great standard. I would definitly be using them again for our...

Small brick laying job

Bricklaying job in Colchester, Essex

Just need about 30-40 bricks layed asap.

Feedback for Alex Willis Building & Landscaping

Alex called very quickly after we short listed him and came that evening to view the job. The next morning he arrived at the time agreed to complete the work, which he did to a very high standard. Once done he cleaned up and left everything very...

Remove Chimney breast & refurb bedroom

Restoration & Refurbishment job in Colchester, Essex

An upstairs bedroom in a mid 19th century solid brick house in Tendring needs renewing. The chimney breast has already been removed in the room below, we need the chimney breast removed in this room, followed by removing coving, fitting (already have it) insulated plasterboard (dot & dab) &...

Feedback for Smooth Finish Refurbs & Plastering

The crew were really good, and I am pleased with the results. Liam was communicative and understanding of our schedule and met the challenge.

Removal of partition wall

Conversions - General job in Colchester, Essex

Hi, I have a wall from the kitchen to the dining room that needs removing, a cupboard that housed the boiler needs removing, a kitchen window needs removing and blocking up, plaster work

Feedback for Graham Poynter Carpentry/Building & Joinery

From the start Graham was professional, punctual and very knowledgeable. To put this into context, we made two significant changes to the plans, during the the build, of which Graham remained flexible and absolutely met our expectations. This was a...

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