As the handover deadline approaches on this year-long project, everyone is relieved to see the 6m tall glazing hoisted into position. The new basement level sits below an existing lower ground and has doors giving access to a light-well. Above that, the opening adjacent to a double-height gallery will be glazed with two full height […]
Construction of the rear wing basement, which will eventually become the swimming pool, continues in earnest. To form the new concrete structure it was necessary to first demolish the existing upper floors of the rear wing. Only then could the piling rig be called in to install 350mm diameter piles to a depth of 12 […]
Architecture magazine Denzeen posted this article discussing the merits of a recently completed Primrose project. This extension, while small in scale, was conceived and executed with real flair making it so much more than your average kitchen extension.
Primrose has been appointed main contractor for a substantial whole house refurbishment in leafy St John’s wood. The approved scheme includes a new 140m2 basement floor below the existing house. With a project value of 2.5 million pounds, the scope of works includes a swimming pool, gym and cinema room at basement level while a […]
Primrose founder, Sean, has been recognised as a Construction Ambassador by CITB-Construction Skills. After being approached by the CITB earlier this year, Sean was delighted to take on the role which seeks to encourage young people into the industry. The main aim of a Construction Ambassador is to help build a positive image of the […]
In May 2004 Sean and Steve took a leap of faith that at the time seemed so risky. Today is ten years to the day since Primrose Building Contracts was incorporated as a limited company. Over the past ten years the company has sought to provide a high quality, well organised and excellent value service. […]