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JM FENCING AND LANDSCAPING

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Mitchell Landscaping have been established for 10 years, offering quality advice and services in landscaping, Gardening a...
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Welcome to R&G Building Services Plumbing – fitting designer bathrooms of quality. We specialize in the installation of ba...
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London Renovations

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We are a London based building company and our team has over 25 years of experience in the trade. WE RENOVATE HOMES, BUILD...
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12 Aug

Conversion | Loft

London - E11

Enquiry from: Constance O

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we are in the process of purchasing this property and want to add a dormer loft conversion before we move in. there is currently decent loft space. we would need a staircase added and are looking to a...

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12 Aug

Conversion | Loft

London - NW9

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Id like to know the cost, possibility for this house and if its worth the expense

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12 Aug

Interior work | Stud Walls

Harrow - HA1

Enquiry from: Guy M

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Hello, I am looking for 2 stud walls and ceiling to be installed to make a 120x260cm room with rockwool insulation and a glass window on one side. how much would this cost approximately? thanks, Gu...

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11 Aug

Conversion | Loft

Edgware - HA8

Enquiry from: Paddy P

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loft conversion - with dormer window are you the property owner: relative of owner property type: semi detached what are you looking to convert the space into: bedroom/s are you looking to have stairs...

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11 Aug

Building work | Wall Rendering

London - SW2

Enquiry from: Ore O

Start Date: Immediate

Wall rendering and toilet replacement

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10 Aug

Conversion | Loft

London - SE25

Enquiry from: Tim B

Start Date: Immediate

extend existing loft conversion from 1 bedroom to 2 bedrooms + bathroom are you the property owner: owner of the property property type: semi detached are you looking to have stairs: yes do you requir...

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09 Aug

Building work | Sound Proofing

Ilford - IG2

Enquiry from: Sophie P

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sound proofing existing window are you the property owner: owner of the property property type: other how many rooms are you looking to have sounds proofed: 1 room what level of service do you require...

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09 Aug

New Build | Residential

Ilford - IG2

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miss requested quotes for new build homes from a builder around ilford. they are considering a couple of projects at the moment.call anytime to arrange appointment to discuss. the information below is...

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09 Aug

Conversion | Loft

London - SW16

Enquiry from: Paul I

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customer made enquiry for loft conversion quotes online. confirmed via sms at 18:22 confirmed interest via phone at 18:23 homeowner lives in london area. please call to arrange appointment are you th...

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09 Aug

Insulation | Cavity Wall

Thornton Heath - CR7

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customer made an online enquiry for cavity wall insulation and confirmed on email they would like a call with a builder to discuss prices.please call to arrange an appointment to quote. are you the pr...

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09 Aug

Building Work | Porch

London - SE18

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Call any time. New build or replacement: New build Quote requested on a porch, in PVCu, to be supplied and fitted.

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08 Aug

Conversion | Loft

Northwood - HA6

Enquiry from: Robert T

Start Date: Immediate

change an existing loft extension into a dormer extension, failing that amend the internal layout. are you the property owner: owner of the property property type: semi detached what are you looking t...

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08 Aug

Conversion | Loft

London - N4

Enquiry from: Joshua J

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loft conversion with dormer windows are you the property owner: relative of owner property type: terrace what are you looking to convert the space into: bedroom/s are you looking to have stairs: yes ...

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08 Aug

Driveway Repair

London - SW16

Enquiry from: Chet P

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front gates, brickwork, and walls built. for 10, 11, leigham vale streatham. london are you the property owner: owner of the property what level of service do you require: repair to cracks property ty...

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07 Aug

Driveway Repair

Ilford - IG6

Enquiry from: Afjal A

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Require ACO drain installed in driveway

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06 Aug

New Build | Residential

Harrow - HA2

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customer in the harrow area made an enquiry a couple of projects including new build homes.call anytime and arrange an appointment to discuss. below is some details about this project: are you the pro...

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05 Aug

Building work | General

London - SE2

Enquiry from: Thomas K

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External wall insulation Lead

customer has a general building project they are looking to have done, specially they want quotes for building maintenance. they are unsure of options so would like to discuss with a builder.confirmed...

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04 Aug

New Build | Residential

Uxbridge - UB10

Enquiry from: Amol V

Start Date: 1 to 3 months

customer made an online enquiry for new build homes and confirmed on sms and email they would like a call with a builder to discuss prices.please call to arrange an appointment to quote. are you the p...

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04 Aug

Conversion | Loft

London - SW11

Enquiry from: Margaux G

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I am interested in building into the loft to create a 3rd bedroom and bathroom. We are in the process of buying a flat, and it has the exact same layout as this one next door, and they have already do...

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02 Aug

Building work | Wall Rendering

London - SW2

Enquiry from: Ore O

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back wall of the house appears water logged are you the property owner: relative of owner how many walls are you looking to have rendered: 1 wall how many bedrooms do you have: 3-4 bedrooms property ...

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How much do Builder services cost?

How much do Builders cost? Prices for Builders in 2022 can fluctuate relying on the sort of work that you need to have carried out in your residence.

Are you planning to erect a new house or structure? If yes, then you’d probably want to know just how much it’ll take to get the project over the line to help you set a budget and start to plan. Building a new house is requires huge financial investment and as a result, there’s the need to carry out your due diligence before you proceed. In this post, we’re going to give you an insight into the prices charged by builders to erect a new home or structure.

First and foremost, like every other home project, the price charged by builders to construct a new house or structure depends on a wide range of factors. These factors include the size, location, accessibility as well as qualifications of the builders you wish to employ just to mention a few. For instance, you’d expect the cost of building two-storey in London to be a lot more expensive than the price of a one-story building in Scotland. However, we’ll try our best to give you an idea of the price range you can expect to incur to complete your project.
In general, a builder will charge within the range of £10 to about £15 per hour on the average. For small building projects which includes wall and foundations repairs, a builder will typically charge about £11 per hour. However, the price charge will depend on the extent of the job due to the fact that simple tasks such as repointing only costs about £10 per hour, while laying new foundations can cost up to £15 per hour.

The table shows the types of work that Builders typically do and the average cost range of these tasks. Some tasks take longer to finish than others so prices do fluctuate by job.

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The average price
of a Builder in London County is:

£39,653

Builder job Builder cost in 2022
Garage conversion in London County £13,250-£19,450
Loft conversion in London County £26,250-£66,250
House extensions in London County £37,500-£108,250
Loft insulation in London County £450-£690
Upvc or wood porch in London County £2,625-£4,025
Barn conversions in London County £81,250-£128,750
Basement renovation in London County £45,000-£247,000
Bedroom fitting in London County £1,500-£2,300
Bricklayers in London County £300-£460
Cavity wall insulation in London County £400-£820
Commercial new builds in London County £132,500-£425,500
Conservatory base in London County £675-£1,035
Building maintenance in London County £1,250-£6,725
Building insurance works in London County £1,250-£6,725
Pebble dashed walls in London County £1,125-£9,600
Plasterboard dry lining in London County £519-£739
Residential new builds in London County £132,500-£425,500
Restoration and refurbishment in London County £21,250-£68,750
Roof insulation in London County £7,500-£11,500
Underpinning in London County £1,250-£6,725
Wall cladding in London County £813-£3,363
Wall rendering in London County £3,750-£5,750
Demolition in London County £1,470-£4,330
Roof room in London County £15,000-£23,000
Shop refurbishment in London County £4,375-£47,875
Single storey house extension in London County £39,400-£114,934
Soundproofing in London County £900-£1,380
Driveway repair in London County £1,520-£2,280
Garden room in London County £6,400-£9,600
External wall insulation in London County £6,000-£15,000

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Builder FAQs

how much is a dormer loft conversion?

Are you considering a dormer loft conversion for your home? If yes, then you’d probably want to know how much it costs. Unfortunately, due to the several variables and influencing factors, a precise answer can not be provided for all dormer loft conversions. In this article we’ll give you a vague idea of the general cost so you can set a more realistic budget and start planning.

There are three main types of loft conversion which includes the Velux, Dormer, and Mansard. Out of the three types, the dormer happens to be the most common type and possesses a small flat roofed extension with a window. The dormer loft conversion will usually cost within the range of £25,000 to £30,000.

The price for a smaller dormer loft conversion, mid range dormer loft conversion and large scale dormer loft conversion will be at £2,000 to £7,000, £10,000 to £30,000 and £40,000 to £60,000 respectively. However, you should take note that the prices given are all based on varying influencing factors such as the type of installation that is selected, the type of the rood, en suite conversion as well as other customization. Changes in price can be as a result of the materials required and the extra time per labour that’s needed to complete this home improvement project by the tradesmen employed.

Furthermore, a dormer loft conversion average cost will also depend on the type of dormer you opt for. Here is a list of the most common applications:

✓ Blind dormer loft conversion - £3,200 to £4,400

✓ Recessed dormer - £1,300 to £1,850

✓ Barrel roof dormer - £3,000 to £4,600

✓ Gable dormer - £5,500 to £7,500

✓ Hipped roof dormer - £5,600 to £6,660

✓ Pedimented dormer - £12,700 to £23,100

✓ Flat roof dormer loft conversion - £13,800 to £21,600

How much do bricklayers charge?

Do you want your house to be built using brick? Or perhaps you just require the professional services of a bricklayer. Regardless of your bricklaying needs, the cost charged depends on each job as every job is unique. Bricklayers generally look at each task individually and charges based on the complexity of each. We’ve put together this guide to give you an idea of the costs charged by bricklayers. Let’s have a look!

Generally, bricklayers charge either based on a daily rate or a fixed price for a particular amount of bricks ( usually a thousand bricks or 10 - 12 metres square). On the average, an experienced bricklayer can charge within a range of £150 to £200 daily rate and if a labour is needed for the job, an additional £60 to £100 may be included to get the job completed in a quick and fast manner. If the quoting is done based on the number of bricks to be incorporated, then a thousand bricks will be quoted in between £350 to £450 which should be completed in a couple of days.

You should however take note that most times, the bricklayer’s cost will depend on the amount of work involved in the project. As a result, a more tedious and challenging project will most definitely cost more than a simpler one. Examples of some difficult projects that’s likely to cost more are hard to reach areas, difficult sites as well as second storeys which are considered to be more challenging than single storey buildings. What’s more? The complexity of the project is also a great cost factor. While some projects are basically direct and straightforward, others involve curves and more complex designs which will ultimately make the cost jump up.

how much do roof rooms cost?

How Much Do Roof Rooms Cost?

The price of your roof room may vary depending on your location within the country. Other factors that can also play a key role in determining the price of a roof room includes the conversion’s type as well as the legal and technical issues it’s currently facing. Usually, the cost of roof rooms will range between £1,200 to £2,000 per square metre. The differences in the price per square metre is influenced by the size of the alterations to the roof, the type of roof room to be constructed, the access, location as well as the finishing type.

• DORMER LOFT CONVERSION.

Here, one of the slopes of a pitched roof is substituted for a box-shaped structure. The outcome is a flat roof space which enables the fitting of full sized windows as well as the incorporation of several appliances. This is quite expensive as it involves a total rebuilding of one roof pitch alongside the complete internal works that are associated. The average cost of a standard dormer loft project will range between £25,000 to £50,000.

• HIP TO GABLE LOFT CONVERSION

Here a vertical brick wall is used to substitute the roof’s slope at the ending part of the terrace on detached buildings. The average cost of this type of roof room will range between £32,000 to £60,000.

• ROOFLIGHT LOFT CONVERSION

This basically involves fitting rooflight windows in the roof. Other improvements include flooring, plasterboarding, strengthening of the existing floor, as well as installation of rooflights. The average cost of this type of roof room will range between £15,000 to £25,000.

• MANSARD LOFT EXTENSION

This roof room can create an extra storey on top of an existing building as it makes a space featuring two or four external walls that are a bit sloped. The average cost of this type of roof room will range between £40,000 to £70,000.

Does a converted basement need windows?

Windows or lightwells can be a great way to introduce natural light into your basement, making it a more valuable, enjoyable space. However, they’re not always an essential requirement.

It’s important for your basement conversion to meet ventilation and fire safety building regulations. Windows can be a good way to do this, but they’re not the only option. Stack or mechanical ventilation, or ensuring that stairs up from your basement connect to an exit can be a good alternative.

So, while windows can be a great asset to your basement conversion, if you can’t afford them or they’re not structurally feasible, you can still create a basement conversion without them.

How much does it cost to renovate a house?

Presenting with its unique sets of components, the price for every house renovation project varies considerably. Though giving a proper price for the house renovation is not possible, you can generally expect to pay anything between £40,000 and £75,000 for renovating a three-bedroom house.

You must list out all the changes needed since renovation comes with several potential costs. This makes it easier for you to calculate the renovation costs and start planning your budget accordingly.

Let us take a look at some of the crucial factors that affect the cost of renovating a house

• Property size

• Property’s condition and age

• Complexity oof the job

• Structural work

• Building extension work

• The quality of materials, fixtures and finishing

• Decoration

• Location

When it comes to renovating a three-bedroom house, the average cost is around £ 57,000. A new gas supply will cost you around £1,500, depending on the route of the supply. There may other additional costs involved if you are looking to do any work to extend the gas supply line.

The cost of rewiring a house is in the region of £5,750. That price will also be dependent on the complexity of the electrical systems in your house and the size. If you are looking at installing a new set of windows, it can cost you up to £6,000, with the average cost being about £4,250. Replastering walls will add another £2500 to the total budget. A new kitchen will set you back around £7,000, on average including the cost of design, materials and installation. Most renovations will need a new bathroom. Installing a new bathroom will cost you around £4,250.

Why has my driveway cracked?

Driveway surfacing materials like concrete, asphalt and clay brick usually crack because they’ve been exposed to extreme temperatures or put under high pressure. It’s important to repair driveway cracks before they get worse and cause damage to vehicles and perhaps others to trip on raised cracks.

how much is a ground floor extension?

Generally, extensions can be a very tricky undertaking - where it can be quite difficult to have a clear comprehension of the rules, regulations as well as costs. Therefore before you rush in to kick start your ground floor extension project, it’ll be wise to get a good grip on the cost. In this article, we’re going to give you a rough estimate of the cost of a ground floor extension. Let’s take a look!

Just like several other home improvement projects, the cost of constructing a ground floor extension is based on a number of things which includes the size, materials used, your location, the quality of the tradesmen or company hired and lots more. For instance, if you happen to reside in London, the cost of your ground floor extension is going to be a lot higher than the other regions.

The single cost of a ground floor extension should fall within the range of £1,500 per square metre to about £2,000 per square metre. However, if you happen to live in London or the South East, this price can reach up to £1,900 per square metre to about £2,400 per square metre. These prices are for good quality ground floor extensions only. Basic or low quality extensions would naturally cost less while superior quality extension will cost more.

Now looking at the size of the ground floor extension, if you’re looking for a size of about 5m x 5m, you can expect to pay a price within the range of £32,000 to about £36,000. And as usual, in London or the South East, this price can reach up to £50,000 or even more. And that’s just for constructing the extension. If the other relevant costs like the 10 percent to 15 percent professional fees for the architect, planning application (if needed), building regulations and more, the price goes up.

Which type of insulation is best?

The best type of insulation for your property will depend on the type of walls and any insulation that’s already present. It’s usually a good idea to have some form of wall insulation as well as loft insulation, as this helps to prevent heat loss in both areas.

Builder help and advice

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5 Tips to Making your Garden the Perfect Outdoor Social Space Published: 17/02/2022 When you think about the places you can entertain people in your house, it can be easy to forget about your outside areas. But actually, your garden can be a fantastic outdoor social space. Don’t waste your outside space – improving it can not only help you make the most of your property, and it […] Read this article
5 Environmentally Friendly Design Choices for Your Kitchen Published: 06/10/2021 If you’re thinking about revamping your kitchen this year, there’s more to consider than just the practicalities and style. The modern kitchen also needs to be eco-conscious in both its initial design and its day-to-day usage. You may worry that factoring this into your plans sounds like a lot of work when you could just […] Read this article

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