Quality, Reliable, Affordable General Builder and Carpenter based in Stroud, Gloucestershire.
Below you will find a selection of some of the latest jobs I’ve done in and around Stroud. I’ve only recently starting taking photo’s of jobs (for this website) but have been doing this trade over 20 years with hundreds of satisfied customers, so if you would like to have a chat about a quote on any general building or carpentry services please do get in touch with me via the contact page or call me on 07891 460141.
The Client is very pleased with the improvement of a 1st floor garage storage space. This is now an Office (or potential additional guest room).
The garage had an existing timber staircase with balustrades to the storage space. The floor area is now increased by extending it into the stairwell and changing the balustrades to a partition wall. Two additional partition walls are built under the horizontal roof timbers to create hidden storage areas.
To improve the energy efficiency, the roof is now insulated and the whole room plastered and decorated.
The Client is impressed with the finished work, resulting in another Project at the property – replacement of a kitchen.
The Client’s family are delighted with their new self-contained Annexe.
The conversion required Planning Permission and Building Control approval which the Client had already obtained from the Local Authority.
The work to be done included –
- Supply of water, electric and drainage, connected to the Clients main residence nearby,
- Insulation of walls internally with damp proofing measures;
- Addition of new roof window, uPVC windows and door, with blocking up of original garage door entrance,
- Internal works with partitioning, plastering, electrical work and plumbing,
- Fit out with kitchen and shower room,
- Final carpentry works for doors, skirtings, architraves and timber/laminate flooring.
The final layout includes a side entrance door to the lounge/kitchen area with a door to the bedroom and ensuite shower room. Approximate internal dimensions are 4.8m x 4.8m
Conversion of a standard garage, fully insulated to provide a separate bedroom with en-suite shower room and kitchen/utility.
New Patio Door and window installed.
A recent job at DKM Sheet Steel Works in Stonehouse, Glos.
Customer wanted the walls knocked through and new supporting steels installed so their fork lifts could move easier between buildings.
New Shower room combined with a utility area
A recent job completed just before Christmas, customer wanted me to renovate their complete dormer window. Installing a warm roof system with fibreglass resin roof.
“Ade completely refurbished the dormer on my bungalow. He installed a warm (insulated) glassfibre roof, insulation in side cheeks, new windows, cladding and guttering. I found Ade to be hard working and conscientious. He has traditional craft skills and clearly likes to do a good job. I would have no hesitation in using Ade again”.
Converting a flat roof garage to a pitched roof with additional room above.
“Having spent a considerable time looking for a local builder. Imagine our surprise when we discovered that very person. Words cannot express our admiration and gratitude for a difficult job well done. Thank you”
Thrupp Lane , Stroud.