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Completed groundwork & foundations jobs in Colchester, Essex

Concrete Condenser Base

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

We require a concrete base for 3no condensers. A hole needs to be dug and filled with concrete: 3m L x 600mm W x 150mm D.

Feedback for Collins Brickwork & Builders

Reliable and friendly company that did what we needed, when we needed it, and did it well. We would hire them again in the future if we require any builders works to be carried out. Thanks Collins Brickwork & Builders :)

Install Channel drain

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

  • Drainage & pipework

Customer description

Channel drain needs installing to allow water that is causing damp to drain away from house. Approximately 4m along house to drain.

Cut concrete back from the walls upto 100mm, also remove the concrete and soil to the depth of 200mm to provide a...

Feedback for I M Barnes

Ian installed a channel drain in our garden. He’s done a great job, quick, tidy and a reasonable price. Very helpful and informative. I wouldn’t hesitate in using him again.

Shed base

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

Need a shed base laying for a 8 x 6 shed. Preferably slabs.

Feedback for LAWTONS Construction

Very happy with the shed base, great job all round. Very hard working and a bit of a perfectionist! Great communication and extremely polite. Thanks Dominic!

Create a base for a new shed remove old shed.

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

  • Foundations for a structure to be built
  • Shed

Customer description

Clear ground and Lay a 24ft x 6ft6” concrete base for a shed. Dismantle & Remove old 7ft x 5ft shed

Feedback for Kong-Struction

Marcus has done a really good job of laying the base for our new shed. He works hard and fast.
The job was completed with a few days of first meeting him.
I would recommend him for this type of work.

Alan

Raising manhole covers

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

I have two manhole covers in a flower bed and I would like to raise them by approximately two courses of bricks.

Feedback for Collins Brickwork & Builders

First class work. Would not hesitate to recommend Terry.

Excavate trench and concrete footings for dense blocks

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

Lift paving slabs and store, excavate to 1 mtr depth by 450mm wide , trench fill with concrete to 450mm deep. Possibly lay dense 7nm foundation blocks to course below damproof course. Approximately 10 mtrs of trench 1.0 mtr deep x 450mm wide and 2.03 cubic metres of concrete. Spoil can be left...

Feedback for ALK GROUNDWORKS

What a pleasant experience, Old school values and skills. A detailed quote with a precise breakdown of works and costs, and an almost immediate start. The Boys, Adam and Kev arrived on time and at every stage were polite and competent at their...

Relocate soil pipe incl. groundwork & drain

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

I have an upstairs bathroom with a macerator. Originally there was a downstairs bathroom and the soil pipe for this is not easily accessible. I expect I need groundwork to make a new drain connection so a new downpipe / soil stack can then be fitted. Site survey in Brightlingsea essential

Feedback for I M Barnes

Excellent service - great advice, managed other trades on site and oversaw the whole job. Great finish, reliable, tidy, highly recommended. Thanks very much, Ian, much appreciated.

Car park hard standing

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

3m x 3m hard standing in front garden, currently laid to lawn the hard standing will have water run off to all sides so no additional drainage required. All spoil and waste to be removed from site and area left clean and tidy.

There is no access issues

Feedback for Kong-Struction

Had hard standing for parking car. Marcus and Steve very polite and very professional would hire again if need more work done.

underpin existing and extend foundations

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

Barn conversion existing foundation requires underpinning to 30m length of foundation from 1.5m down to 1.9m due to nearby trees. New Internal strip foundations to be constructed of approx 80m3 and using claymaster. Spoil to stay on site. Needs to deal with and comply with building Regs and...

Feedback for M.A. SKINNER

Mark, his sons and workers are pleasure to work with.
The foundations and underpinning were completed within the time frame of 6 weeks we agreed. They worked with structural engineer and reduce the time and cost of the job.
We were so impressed...

Raising Manhole

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

The manhole that connects the drainpipes from my ground floor bath and toilet to the main drain has subsided and the waste/water is not flowing into the main drain. I am assuming that it will need to have one end raised slightly.It's about 3 feet deep

Feedback for I M Barnes

Cost more than expected but job well done

Groundwork for extension

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

I am looking for quotes for groundwork on my extension of approx 80 sqm. Building reg drawings available. Would like to start in next few weeks.

Feedback for Acura Construction

Project managing your own extension without experience is a daunting task. At least I didn't have to worry about the groundworks having chosen to work with Pierce and his team. They managed the whole process, including building control inspections....

FOUNDATION STRIPS FOR 2 GREENHOUSE

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

LARGE GREENHOUSE HAS BEEN DEMOLISHED AND WILL BE REPLACED BY 2 10 ft X 8 ft GREENHOUSES. THE JOB IS :- CREATE 2 NEW STRIP FOUNDATIONS EACH APPROX 10 ft LONG ACROSS THE WIDTH OF THE SITE :- LEVEL AND UTILISE EXISTING STRIP FOUNDATIONS IF POSSIBLE :- LAY APPROX 50 CONCRETE BLOCKS FLAT AS CAPPING.

Feedback for I M Barnes

Have erected the first greenhouse. Foundation square and level.

Domestic Extension

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

Excavation, Foundations, Concrete Pads, Slab and associated works, drainage, underpinning of existing foundations. Full Structural Engineer's and Architects Drawings.

Feedback for Acura Construction

My 85 year old neighbour likes to complain, so it is a compliment to Pierce and his team that even she thought Acura were a bunch of nice, considerate and hard working boys and she didn't need to complain. Pierce undertook the groundworks, drainage,...

Water Pipe Trench Contractor

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

3 adjoining houses require trenches dug that will take water pipes from the mains into their properties. Trenches need to be around 4’ deep and vary in length but two properties are around 50’and one is 25’. All have various hazards such as decking or concrete to contend with. These jobs need...

Feedback for M.Stafford Brickwork and Landscapes

Turned up on time, carried out the work quickly & efficiently. Happy to work around the outside issues caused by others. Cleaned up afterwards. Friendly, helpful and a very positive attitude. Would highly recommend.

Footing

Groundwork & Foundations job in Colchester, Essex

Dig footing for bay window

Feedback for renorite

Top man , will use again

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