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On this page you will find descriptions and pictures from some of the projects we've been involved with through the years.
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Contact us if you want more information about any of these projects.


Congresbury
The conversion of an approximately 200 year old coachhouse in Congresbury.
The conversion involved removal of existing paint on stone work and repointing with a lime based mortar. Re-roofed using existing clay pantiles.
A steel frame was built within the structure and was tied together. Traditional Pattress plates within the floor construction to stabilise the building.
All joinery was bespoke made in solid European oak which was also used for floors.
Wet room ensuite bathrooms where fitted with underfloor heating and high quality fittings.
Kitchen area was was bespoke painted joinery with a glass worktop with underfloor heating.

     


Cedar Shake log store
The construction of a timber framed log store with Canadian cedar shakes/shingles to external walls and roof.
Copper guttering and downpipes where fitted to enhance the appearance of the building.

   


Entrance gates restoration

 


Victorian Lantern
The construction involved reinstating a Victorian Lantern that once would have stood in place.
The material used was upvc to minimise maintenance with new lead gulleys made all around perimeters.

 


Leadwork
Lees Builders offer a bespoke leadwork service. Tim Lees is a qualified leadwork specialist with many years experience in the building sector. We carry out work on new builds as well as restoration projects on listed buildings. Below you will see examples of leadwork carried out by Lees Builders. Please click on a small picture to view a larger version.



Oak Framed Building
A new build consisting of local quarried natural stone walls with purpose made stone cills.
A traditional oak frame was constructed,  reclaimed clay tiles were used on the roof to match existing buildings. 
The internal frame was sand blasted, whilst the external sides were cladded in solid oak and double glazed with argon gas filled units.

 


Keynsham
Single storey extension to the rear and side with a natural stone landscaping

 

Nailsea
Two-storey extension using matching bricks and reclaimed tiles to match existing

 

Congresbury
Extensive decoration and sash window refurbishment to a listed building

Clevedon
The extensive renovation and refurbishment of an occupied residential home in Clevedon
Dismantle and rebuild Gable ends and stone front bays
Reshaping roof structure with steel portal frames
Re-cover roof with traditional slates
Lead work bays dormers gutters valleys and chimney flashing

Long Ashton
Triple garage with ancillary accommodation in the roof space.
Traditional render finish. Roof finished with clay plain tiles:

Portishead
Vertical Hardwood cladding with a render spar finish:

New house built using reclaimed stone to retain the original look of the street:
With sliding UPVC sash windows and a cedar wood garage door:

A unique garden barbeque room using natural stone work, oak posts with oak beams:
Clay roofing tiles with copper guttering. The barbeque has a cone shaped design with a bespoke racking and oven doors. The hard landscaping is natural slates imported from China.



Alteration to kitchen room, also adding a first floor balcony:


Total refurbishment of a country property. Also adding an extension with balcony roof terrace:


First floor bedroom with en suite and dressing room:
Extension with English oak principle trussed roof and traditionally pegged.


Porch extension using oak timbers, reclaimed bricks, clay roofing tiles and internal structure alterations:


Single storey extension with matching roof tiles and render finish:

 


Single garage to side of property, with pitched roof and matching brickwork:


New double garage built with cavity walls,
pitched roof and face brickwork:

Brickwork kitchen extension:


A selection of kitchen installations:




New bathroom in Victorian home:


Bespoke bar using reclaimed material:


Roofing work pitching a terrace of houses with flat roofs:


A selection of fireplace surrounds for gas, wood and coal burning:

Brick chimney and fireplace:


Victorian ceiling refurbishment using ornamental ceiling rose and coving:


Avoncrop industrial unit:


Velux windows fitted into redwood shingled roof:

Floor tiling to a Victorian pathway:


Refurbishment of a 18th century town
house retaining original features:

Reclaimed maple flooring:


Soundproofing: