Local builder who can quickly and easily add a guest toilet to your downstairs living space and build a sunny conservatory extending the lounge.

No job too small, underpinning the foundation to strengthen it for an extension or fix a crack in the foundation or refurbish a dark lounge by replacing small windows with French doors leading to the outside and allowing a lot of light through the home. Or too big, a house extension to double the size of your property or convert the basement into a new floor of living space.

Domestic builder services include;

Conversions

  • loft, turning empty unused space into an extra bedroom with an en-suite or living room
  • basement, can be converted into a lounge, bedroom, bathroom, utility room, whatever you wish
  • garage, providing a safe space to park cars and handy storage space

Extensions

  • kitchen, increasing the size or changing the layout
  • bedroom, building extra bedrooms or making an existing room larger
  • bathroom, en-suite or toilet, adding on to a home or refurbishing an existing bathroom to a better suited design
  • utility room, creating an extension on from a kitchen or converting a basement into a handy space
  • conservatory, porch, sunroom that can be extended from a lounge to create an extra living room or dining room
  • double storey, doubling the size and value of your current property

So, if you need a builder to service or repair something in your home HaMuch has thousands of friendly, Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) registered professionals ready to help with your new en-suite bathroom, build a garage to park that dream Mustang, extend your kitchen to keep up with a growing family.

Why choose a local specialist to build your loft conversion or kitchen extension?

When you’re planning a significant renovation or improvement to your home, it’s important to find a local extension builder that you can rely on.

Selecting the wrong tradesman to complete your home extension could result in botched plans, delayed building work or even a loss of value to your family home. Luckily, HaMuch provides a quick and easy way to find the right person for any type of specialist extension or conversion job.

Looking for a local building contractor or refurbishment expert? You can find the right tradesman at HaMuch.

While opting for the cheapest possible contractor may seem tempting when contemplating the necessary spend for a significant home renovation like a barn conversion or conservatory fitting, consider the following things before selecting your tradesman:

  • Are they well-respected in the local area: have any local companies or tradesmen had positive or negative dealings with them?
  • Were customers happy with the quality of work completed by the tradesman? Did they complete the job on time and finish it to a high level of quality?
  • Are they well-established? Choosing a specialist who has many years’ experience will ensure that your loft conversion, conservatory build or kitchen side return is constructed on time, to budget and to an exemplary standard.

What does an extension or conversion builder do?

An extension or conversion builder oversees the entire project from start to finish. Sometimes, they partake in the construction work themselves. Builders usually have a solid understanding of other trades and this helps in their supervision of the tradesmen working with them. Some may also be experts in specific areas, such as barn conversion specialists or loft conversion builders.

Here are a few things your extension or conversion builder can do for you:

  • Planning your extension: A builder can help you plan your extension if you aren’t sure where to start. Some builders are good with blueprints, and they’ll almost certainly know one or two brilliant architects.
  • Handling legalities: Building something like an extension, loft conversion or basement conversion often requires some legal work with local authorities. Extension builders will be familiar with this process and will help you secure every necessary permit.
  • Handling administrative work: Your builder also handles administrative tasks, including paying other craftsmen for their work.

How to find a local extension and conversion specialist near you

HaMuch makes it super easy to find qualified builders and tradesmen in your local area. To find a local extension and conversion specialist near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with home extension contractors in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work.
  2. Get builders quotes for extensions: We’ll send your job listing to home extension and loft conversion specialists in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

Trust a local expert to take care of your home improvements. Whether you’re looking for a local building contractor or refurbishment expert, you can find the right tradesman at HaMuch.

 

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges)
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Builder near London£35£220
Builder near Birmingham£26£204
Builder near Leeds£25£189
Builder near Glasgow£34£261
Builder near Sheffield£30£250
Builder near Bradford£25£186
Builder near Liverpool£26£180
Builder near Edinburgh£33£229
Builder near Manchester£30£192
Builder near Bristol£27£198

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Recent jobs posted for extension & conversions

Refurb house

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Converting flat roof to a sloped roof

Remove flat roof and replace with gable roof which needs to be tied into existing bungalow roof

Floor tiling

70mm MF stud walls and ceramic floor tiling.

Remove load bearing wall and add steel

Need to remove a load bearing wall between kitchen and lounger/diner to create an open plan kitchen and lounge/diner. Work will involve plastering of the new space, new flooring and installation of new kitchen.

Single storey extension

3 bed semi-detached out. Need to build a rear extension. Plans all drawn up and approved

Steel beam installation needed

Looking for a professional contractor/builder for putting steel beam into the house (load bearing wall was removed between rooms and current steel beam is too thin). It has to be experienced builder who knows how to read/comply with structural engineer reports and has necessary insurance in place. Location: Birmingham, close to airport

Loft Extensions

Loft Extensions

Extension

Large extension and build of wet room with storage space door widening

Internal walls removal

Semi-detached Victorian

Internal walls removal

Semi-detached Victorian

Home improvement

Semi-detached house

Kitchen extension changes

Need side wall of house knocked through to create larger kitchen and floor levelled and roof replaced on existing extension.

Side extension

A single storey side extension 2x5 metres, one door two windows. plus wall taken down .

Singal story extension

Hipped roof single-storey extension to Vellex windows to bifold doors new opening from existing lounge steals required

Loft conversion

Victorian terraced property want to add a loft conversion with dormer

Loft conversion

Victorian terraced property want to add a loft conversion with dormer

Loft

Loft conversion and kitchen extension

Loft

Loft conversion and kitchen extension

Double story extension

Double story extension. Plans can be viewed on east Herts website. Wanting quotes, plans should be approved early June

Moortown

Kitchen Extension extending to side of the existing property and new spare water closet to be built on ground floor

Loft

Loft conversion dormer

Small front of end terrace extension

Plans at town hall now....move front door to front of house from side ( end terrace) put window in that place. Small front extension.make good small front garden with a new metal/rail fence and small slabs/ paving

Small front of end terrace extension

Plans at town hall now....move front door to front of house from side ( end terrace) put window in that place. Small front extension.make good small front garden with a new metal/rail fence and small slabs/ paving

Garage conversion

4.2m x 2.1m integral garage into bedroom

Garage conversion

4.2m x 2.1m integral garage into bedroom

Side return

Victorian mid terrace house

Ground floor extention

Add gf toilet, extra space for living room and add bedroom

Extension

I would like to build an extension using the garden of my home in Slough 6x3x3 mt

Extension

I would like to build an extension using the garden of my home in Slough 6x3x3 mt

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Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Middlesbrough£41£197
Liverpool£26£180
Suffolk Coastal£18£158
Tendring£26£186
South Lanarkshire£25£173
Newbury£45£208
Poole£33£227
Falkirk£29£202
London£35£220
St Helens£25£173

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Dover£20£160
Conway£21£170
Macclesfield£36£196
Wirral£24£165
Highland£25£202
East Hampshire£20£186
Exeter£21£166
West Wiltshire£25£192
Bedford£31£224
Kingston-upon-Hull£19£157

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Derby£26£199
Birmingham£30£209
West Lancashire£29£212
Aberdeen£33£277
South Ayrshire£27£214
Teignbridge£27£209
Newport£29£203
Bolton£31£215
Peterborough£29£226
East Hampshire£31£230

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
South Gloucestershire£26£190
Horsham£33£237
Caerphilly£18£152
Braintree£28£142
Nottingham£17£121
Belfast£20£130
West Lothian£22£179
Bassetlaw£21£184
Wycombe£22£173
Gloucester£35£300

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Nottingham£37£267
Solihull£55£304
Barnsley£50£355
Caerphilly£56£162
North Somerset£30£213
Charnwood£22£160
Chester£33£293
Scottish Borders£23£165
North Wiltshire£25£130
Torbay£40£300

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Fife£30£150
Elmbridge£16£121
Trafford£14£107
East Riding£25£154
Dumfries & Galloway£10£80
Preston£13£93
Conway£15£120
Wolverhampton£16£115
South Bedfordshire£32£200
Leicester£51£272

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Dacorum£43£228
North Hertfordshire£42£254
Colchester£42£173
Wakefield£32£217
Stroud£40£220
Flintshire£37£237
Powys£28£220
Vale of White Horse£35£200
Belfast£32£213
Test Valley£58£464

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Havant & Waterloo£42£255
Broadland£43£262
Isle of Wight£41£249
Northampton£45£258
Powys£41£282
South Ayrshire£37£217
Tameside£37£231
West Wiltshire£48£307
Bath & North East Somerset£39£255
Exeter£35£247

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Sandwell£38£223
Huntingdonshire£41£262
Rotherham£32£220
Aberdeenshire£34£248
Torbay£37£273
Calderdale£32£211
Bristol£37£248
Knowsley£34£215
East Dunbartonshire£37£251
South Kesteven£40£261

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Blackburn£22£146
St Helens£22£159
Aylesbury Vale£31£203
Teignbridge£20£171
Leicester£18£156
Ipswich£19£148
Stockport£23£167
Slough£34£196
Test Valley£23£180
Lisburn£19£147
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