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Extension build on Kingswood Hull

Extension build on Kingswood Hull. Another extension to add to our portfolio of projects. This modern flat roof extension will be the new larger  kitchen /dining room for this house on the Kingswood estate. After excavating the site, the area was set out ready for the piling company. We then shuttered up and steel mesh cages built ready for the the concrete pad to be laid.

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Large modern single storey extension building works.

Large modern single storey extension building works. This project has taken some time to get off the ground for our client. After initial plans were drawn up for the build, a structutal engineers report had to be done with calculations with designs for strip foundations and a raft construction. We opted to go with a raft foundation and its taken six 12 yard skips of spoil to get to a level for the us to start the build. The site was excavated and we were given the ok by building control to put the crush and steelwork in.

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Building work and modern kitchen installation

This kitchen installation required  a lot of preliminary works before we could set about the actual installation of the modern Wren kitchen. We had a structural engineer advise and do calcuations with a full report for building regulations. We also  removed  a chimney and a supporting wall during  this project to create a more open plan design. The gas meter and electrical consumer units had to be relocated to allow for the units to be installed.

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Sloping wheelchair ramp with resin finish and garden works

Sloping wheelchair ramp with resin finish and garden works.   This project was to install a permanent wheelchair ramp and also create an easier to maintain front garden. The turf and soil was removed along with the 4ft high hedge and a weed membrane laid. The ramp  area was shuttered and prepared for the concrete which will be finished in a silver grey resin finish.      

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Rustic brick and wood framed porch designed and built by Arbcreative

Rustic brick and wood framed porch designed and built by Arbcreative. This project was to replace the old canopy style porch area for something a little more grand. This project is part of other exterior work we are completing at the property. The lawned area was removed and granite chipping were laid and we have also lowered the front door to allow for easier wheelchair access. The concreted slope will be finished in a silver /grey resin .

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Howdens modern white gloss kitchen installations.

Howdens modern white gloss kitchen installations . This project was part of the build we did on the recent  single storey extension. We installed this modern white gloss kitchen which was supplied by Howdens just before our christmas  break. We used a modern gloss black with a silver fleck laminated worktop which  looks stunning. A top brand stainless steel Bosch gas hob was installed along with an integrated  stainless steel Bosch oven. The kitchen looks amazing with the intergrated appliances and sparkling gloss black worktops. Arbcreative can supply and install kitchens from all the local suppliers, Howdens, Wren, Jewsons, B&Q and MKM so why not give us a call.

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Log burner installation with solid Oak feature mantle

This was a project to create a solid oak  feature mantle for a new log burner. The walls were not the best so we reboarded the full wall and then the new solid oak beam was installed using stainless steel threaded bar and resin. All work was carried out to the latest building regs regarding the installation of logburners with fire rated inset panels and new double insulated flue. The beam was wrapped in clingfilm and the walls were then plastered. The walls were painted , new skirtings fitted and then we put in a new hearth ready for the log burner. The room now had an amazing funtional focal point and the large log burner