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Completed groundwork & foundations jobs in the UK

Levelling of small area of garden for climbing frame

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

1. An area of my garden (3.1 x 1.6 metres) needs to be levelled in preparation for the installation of a climbing frame. I would estimate that the difference in height from the highest corner to the lowest corner to be 12". I have some new timber for the frame and loads of bark for the top. What I...

Feedback for Building and Construction

Liviu arranged to come round one evening to look at the job and give me a quote. He agreed to do it for a good price. I told him that I needed it doing asap so Liviu went to his car, got all his tools and cracked on with it!! It was 33 degrees that...

Replacement of soilstack/kitchen waste pipes/drainage

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

Hi there - I'm looking for somebody with expertise in external drainage. The property is a 1920s terrace in Low Fell, Gateshead. Since moving in approx 18 months ago, there has been an odour emanating from the outside drains/sinks which are sited in the rear garden. Upon inspection, the bottom of...

Feedback for Milmac Plumbing and Building

Stuart was extremely knowledgeable, courteous and helpful from the outset. He arrived on time for the initial survey of work to be carried out and gave me sound, non-pushy advice about what was needed with a range of cost options. His workmanship is...

shed base

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

4.5m x 3.2m concrete base needs to be laid.

Feedback for Ben sheil paving , groundworks and landscapes

Very pleased. Quick reply. Completed in time scale.

Replacement of concrete half pipe and grate

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

At the bottom of the driveway the piping for the drainage run-off has broken in one area and needs replacing. About a 2ft length section. The grate on top is hopefully salvageable but possibly bent out of shape.

Looking for the job to be done asap, although no particular rush.

Can send pics...

Feedback for M.T. Services

Very happy with Mark's work. Sensible quote provided and undertook the work on a date we mutually agreed. I was out all day the day we agreed but I came home to find the job done and the drive way left clean and tidy.

I got in touch with Mark a...

Laying concrete base for oil tank

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

We need a concrete base laying for our oil tank, which needs to be moved to comply with regulations. and then fireboards fitting to garden fence. Further work to extend drive, alter garden wall and lay base for summer house - will need to be done in stages.

Feedback for Ben sheil paving , groundworks and landscapes

Ben was prompt and efficient. He and his workforce were pleasant and courteous and came when arranged. We have yet to position the oil tank, but
we are confident that Ben has done a good job. The site was left clean and tidy.
Thanks, Ben.

large shed base layed 16ft x 7ft

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

a solid platform for big garden shed

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field drain in back garden

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

Excavate and instal a herring bone field drain system in back garden

Feedback for HDS Drainage

Excellent worker, polite and efficient. Did a very good job quickly and to budget, would definitely recommend him.

Damp subfloor

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

Floorboards were taken up to try and fix some movement in the floor. Under the insulation, the subfloor was found to be extremely damp (6.8 moisture level). The floor is also moving a fair bit. I think all of this is the work of a rogue builder who did a botched extension for the previous owner. We...

Feedback for Ross Selley building contractors

Let's be honest - knowing who to trust when you have potentially stressful building work that needs to be completed is really hard. We met so many people about our damp subfloor problem but none of them compared to Ross. I was so impressed by his...

Run new soil pipe

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

Run new underground soil pile from side of bungalow to meet up and join existing manhole at the front.

Feedback for Lee Horgan

Lee and his son turned up promptly every day and were both very polite and helpful. Plastic sheets were laid down to protect surrounding areas and they kept the site very clean and tidy at all times. They had to dig a long trench across a blocked...

Trial hole in tarmac path

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

We need to dig a trial hole in a passage to the side of our garden (which we own) to check soil conditions to determine whether we need piled or deep regular foundations for a planned home extension.

-The passage has a tarmac surface.
-The hole needs to be 1m deep.
- Our surveyor would come...

Feedback for A. D. Builders

Was able to fit our small job in very quickly and did exactly what we needed in very good time, including returning and filling in the trial hole, re-laying the tarmac and clearing up. Very satisfied.

Build retaining wall and extend driveway.

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

Build retaining wall and cap with concrete to same level as existing garage floor. Remove old concrete garage (use to fill void). Build dwarf wall across lawned area and meet existing wall. Cut away corner of dwarf wall section, backfill, blend in ground levels to match road fall and driveway....

Feedback for Matt Holloway

Matt and his team worked very closely with us on our project. We had regular discussions regarding our requirements and Matt's input was always very pragmatic and in our best interest. The team were always very pleasant, courteous and accommodating,...

CCTV Post Foundations

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

I’m looking for a builder to build two concrete foundations in order to bolt two CCTV cabinet poles to at our business premises in Derby.

The foundations will be founded in natural ground, but an assessment will be required to ascertain whether there are any underground services at the proposed...

Feedback for AM Civils and Building Ltd

Matthew and his workforce were efficient and they kept the work site clean and safe. The works were carried out quickly and exactly as required, with no additional costs involved from his original quotation.

Concrete base for shed

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

Looking for a cost for a concrete base to put a shed on 6m x 4m

Feedback for Gardenpol

AMAZING!!!! Jerry fitted a fence and gate at short notice as our garden was exposed. He worked so hard in the heat and has completed it to an exceptional standard!
He is polite, punctual, hard working, tidy, honest and reliable. Could not have...

Complete Drain Replacement

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK


I need the drains replaced at the back of a terrace property in NR3.

The job is relaying all drains and connections to the correct gradient as per building regulations and to back fill and relay new concrete path.

Access to the rear of the property is tricky as it's just a small...

Feedback for DS Construction uk

Dave took on this job when many other builders turned it down because the job was awkward. Dave was completely transparent with references which help to put my mind to rest when instructing a new builder.

Dave stuck to the deadlines and went the...

Digger driver with digger required for this week.

Groundwork & Foundations job in UK

I need a mini digger and driver for a days works either Wednesday or Thursday this week. Level ground in preparation for extension. Justin

* Added 12th June, 2017 :
You may need a Pecker as a concrete base will need to be taken up. Thanks Justin

* Added 12th June, 2017 :
I have needed to put the...

Feedback for My Groundworks and Landscapes Ltd.

Paul done a great job. Very helpful and polite. Highly recommend.

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