Dowen Hill Avenue


Dowen Hill Avenue

If you are looking for quality, privilege and privacy and a place to live like royalty Dowen Hill Avenue is your place. The 7-bedroom new build structure put plenty of challenge and stress on Smiley Building Services. Due to the type of soil first footings must be to 15m depth with anti-heave system as some mature trees had been felled and the blue clay soil was raising the old house. We had to use the correct method to make the new house stable and us 75m steel beams with various sizes and a full steel roof structure. The project included the demolition of the existing 1950 four-bedroom house and replace with a new 7-bedroom modern house in 30 weeks. The design included of seven bedrooms each with ensuite. A large family bathroom fitted to a high specification with jacuzzi and bidet. The house also has a cinema room and on the ground floor a 600 litre marine fish tank. The beautiful open plan kitchen diner has a large lantern roof light on the top of a flat roof to make the most of the natural light. The accommodation also includes a large utility room and sauna room. The lounge has beautiful fire place and two aluminum bi- folding doors and windows, for access to the garden. The house has a sound system and under floor heating via a 300 litre Mega Flow boiler. Outside there is an extensive garage to accommodate two cars and three motorbikes. The house was finished with external smooth rendering.


Smiley Building Services are endorsed by “Trustmark”, who are the only UK Government Endorsed Quality building Scheme for work carried out around your home.

Several motivations fuel TrustMark's mission, chiefly to assist homeowners with implementing energy-saving upgrades in their dwellings and to bolster the level of confidence they possess while engaging in such undertakings. It is imperative to possess a well-defined vision of your intended home improvements, acquaint yourself with the potential expenses and expected duration of projects. Bear in mind that proficient professionals are typically sought after, hence there could be a necessity to be patient in order to secure the services of the ideal tradesperson for your task.


Smiley Building Services are a full member of Federation of Master Builders, who vet all members as reputable, and certify them as dependable local tradesmen.

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) stands as the most prominent trade association for the UK's construction sector, dedicated to representing the interests of small to midsize construction businesses. Its mission is to serve as the definitive directory of reputable, certified, and dependable local craftspeople.

To be part of the FMB, individual contractors and construction enterprises of small to medium scale in the UK must have a business history of at least one year. The FMB isn't exclusive to SME builders alone; if your activities intersect with the SME builder industry and you uphold the FMB's commitment to excellence and industry standards, you may be eligible for FMB associateship. For further information, consider reviewing the criteria for becoming an Associate member.

The FMB separates itself from similar entities by requiring a membership that's not just handed out; it's awarded based on merit. Applicants are subject to a rigorous screening and an unbiased review of their work to ensure standards are met. This meticulous vetting is integral to providing clients with the assurance that they are engaging with a business that upholds quality and excellence in its services.