builders in Swindon



Concealing an RSJ (Rolled Steel Joist) in the ceiling
Installing a support beam
Repairing an Artex ceiling
Replacing a ceiling

Foundations and floors

Building a wooden garage/ outbuilding
Laying a concrete floor slab with a doorway
Laying a foundation strip
Levelling concrete floors
Mixing mortar
Repairing or replacing a ground floor slab


Insulating a loft
Insulating a wall
Insulating cavities and lintels
Insulating pipes


Building a faux chimney breast
Building a partition wall
Creating a doorway in an internal wall
Creating an indoor arch
Damp-proofing walls
Fitting fixtures to a stud partition
Fixing settlement cracks in walls
Fixing to concrete or steel lintels
Fixing to masonry
Fixing to plasterboard
Forces, levers, struts and ties
Installing wooden battens to create a cavity wall
Load bearing walls
Removing a load bearing wall
Removing a non-load bearing wall
Repairing plasterboard
Soundproofing in the home
Supporting a structural wall
Wall construction
Waterproofing a wall

Windows & Conservatories

Blocking off a window
Condensation solutions and control
Draught-proofing casement windows
Draught-proofing sliding sash windows
Fitting window blinds
Fixing damp around PVC windows
Getting rid of condensation in a house
Installing double glazed windows
Putting up a curtain track
Re-cording and repairing a sash window
Replacing a pane of glass in a window
Replacing a rotten window frames
Replacing rotten window sills
Replacing windows
Resealing a window
Restoring old oak window frames
Span a new window opening in a wall
Trickle vents and how to fit them
Un-jamming hard to open windows
UPVC double glazing


Bricks and mortar

Air bricks in floors
Building a brick arch
English bond brick laying technique
Laying bricks in a Flemish bond
Removing efflorescence from brickwork
Replacing crumbled mortar