New Basement Rooms

New Basement Rooms

The aim here was to create more much needed space in the basement. The house already benefited from a partial basement, but over half the area was unused. After investigation from the floor above the dead spaces they were found to be half filled with building waste from the original construction. To job entailed knocking through from the existing basement and adding a window. The window at the front also made the removal of a few tons of earth...

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Garden Room, Workshop and Stable area

Garden Room, Workshop and Stable area

This was a large project which consisted of flattening an area of garden previously taken up with a collection of sheds etc. A concrete slab was poured for a solid base then the basic frame work of the workshop, stable area and garden room was constructed using pallets. It shows that even for large projects pallets can be used to create a strong structure, saving money and time and allowing money to be lavished on finish as in the garden room...

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Summer House Build

Summer House Build

The basic frame of this ‘summer house’ was built from pallets. This allows for a very strong structure and gives a good wall thickness meaning that it can be insulated to a high level. This allows for it to be used as a relaxing place to sit in the day, with the feel of a cosy log cabin late into the evening. To call it a summer house is probably not doing it justice as you could feasibly sit in there late into the year and be quite...

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New Bathroom

New Bathroom

This was a full refit of a bathroom. It required the old suite, tiles and floor to removed to start the new install.     Then a new floor, wall tiles suite and radiator were fitted.     To add some much needed storage the shower was set away from the wall to create shelving.  ...

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Basement Conversion

Basement Conversion

The idea here was to create a bedroom and small bathroom in this basement, transforming it from just a store room. With careful planning and the use af a Saniflo macerator a bathroom can be installed just about anywhere in the house without the need for complicated plumbing. The bathroom only measures about 1.4m x 2.2m but has an ample shower enclosure, basin and toilet. Also including a tiled shelf in the shower for toiletries and small box...

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