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Building Extension Projects

Extension at IAG UK, Swansea

Prime Architect appointed Vaughan Construction Limited as principal contractor for a new single storey extension to the existing IAG Church.

The works include the excavation and install new concrete foundation including drainage and ducting.  Installation of structural steelwork.    Final clean up and handover.  Construct external blockwork walls and facing brickwork.  Supply and install new uPVC windows and doors.  Install new roof truss with steel corrugated coverings, including new fascia, soffit, gutters and RWP to match existing.  Install new platform within roof truss area to house new sprinkler water tank.  Form new opening to existing building.  Form new partition walls and ceilings including all doors and ironmongery.  M&E 1st and 2nd fix to suit new layout.  Install all necessary fixtures and fittings.  Decoration works to new extension area and making good to existing areas.  Install new external footpath including adapting new drainage and installing new soakaway.  Carry out testing and commissioning.  Final clean and handover.

Client: Prime Architects
Engineer: MW Consult Ltd
Duration: 26 weeks

Extension at kings road, mumbles

Huw Griffiths Architects Limited appointed Vaughan Construction Limited as principal contractor for the construction of a new single storey extension and partial refurbishment of their property at Kings Road, Mumbles.

The work included the demolition of existing kitchen and WC and alterations to dining room, cwtch area and FF bathroom including removal of rear elevation windows.  Excavate for and lay concrete strip foundations with necessary reinforcement including underpinning neighbouring wall.  Install new block and beam flooring including DPM, insulation and screed.  Erect structural steelwork to form new extension.  Construct external blockwork walls extension with two coat render system.  Install plywood roof structure and metal cladding roof and walling including Velux rooflights.  box guttering and RWP.  Install new aluminium windows and doors to rear elevation.  Carry out 1st and 2nd fix mechanical and electrical works to suit new layout including new heating and complete rewire including testing and commissioning.  Supply and fit wall tiling to GF WC and FF bathroom including splash back to kitchen worktops.  Carpentry and Joinery work including all new timber skirting, doors to match existing to newly constructed areas and supply and fit solid wood flooring to kitchen / dining room area and floor tiling to GF WC and FF Bathroom.  External render decoration. 

Client: Huw Griffiths Architects
Engineer: MW Consult Ltd
Duration: 16 weeks

Extension and Refurbishment at Cwrt Dyfed, Barry

Huw Griffiths Architects Limited on behalf of their client appointed Vaughan Construction Limited as principal contractor for the construction of a new single storey porch extension and form new 1st floor extension above existing garage at their property at Cwrt Dyfed, Barry.

The work included the demolition of the existing external porch and garage roof.  Form new door access to side elevation.  Install new ceiling beams, rafters, joists and timber posts to support roof structure.  Excavate to reduce levels for new extension including trenches for foundations.  Concrete foundations and slab complete with insulation, radon barrier and screed finish. Install VM Zinc external wall cladding along with vertical timber cladding.  Roof coverings to match existing.  Install new uPVC anthracite grey sliding patio doors and new windows to extension.  Install new timber stud partitions walls to form rooms to 1st floor.  Plasterboard and skim finish.  Wall and floor tiling and mechanical works to new ensuite.  Construct new inspection chamber including recessed manhole cover and frame to new external paving. Construct external block on flat wall complete with smooth render finish.

Client: Private
Architect: Huw Griffiths Architects Ltd
Duration: 16 weeks

Garden Room Extention. - St David's Park, Margam

The work involves demolition of the external rear wall and relocation of internal partition to form new utility room along with the construction of a new single storey garden room extension area. The works will include concrete foundations, concrete slab and screed floor, new masonry walls below DPC, timber framework, internal blockwork and external face brickwork walls. Pitch roofing works with a concrete interlocking double plain tile covering to match existing. Installation of roof joists to construct a flat roof which will include upstands for main parapet wall, roof lantern wall and uPVC guttering. New uPVC windows, roof lantern window, doors and bi-folding doors will also be installed.

Client: Private
Engineer: MW Consult Ltd
Duration: 16 weeks