Oakdene Avenue


Oakdene Avenue

Oakdene Avenue was a very successful project which took just 12 weeks. The project was the demolition of a rear conservatory and build of a 15m2 single rear extension to include two roof windows and refurbish the entire ground floor and fit a new combination boiler. The new extension necessitated the removal of two load bearing walls so it was necessary to fit two steel beams designed by our structural engineer. The new accommodation includes a new open plan kitchen diner with slab fronted white gloss units and attractive and functional U-shaped breakfast bar with solid oak worktops. Underfloor heating throughout the ground floor with 18mm engineered oak floor fitted.

The work involved a new drainage system including a new man hole and soakaway for rain water. Plastering the entire ground floor, installing new plumbing and heating radiators for the ground floor. rewiring all the ground floor, new joinery work, internal bi-folding doors and glass internal doors, 1.8m external French doors and windows. Landscaping the exterior with 25mm decking, stone and new turf.


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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.