Extensions, renovations and general builders in the Colchester area

Are you looking for a quality house renovation company that can totally transform your home? Your search ends here. Contact The Extension Company.

We are your ideal choice

The Extension Company Colchester is accredited to the Federation of Master Builders. Most of the building projects we undertake are in Colchester and the surrounding areas including Mersea Island, Brightlingsea, Wivenhoe, Manningtree, Witham. Clacton On Sea and Braintree.

Excellent customer service

We hold £10 million public and employers liability insurance which is peace of mind, we're sure you'll agree, that the service we provide will be top quality. We are happy to supply local customer references for your peace of mind.

Carrying out work on traditional and modern properties

Over the years we have worked on all types of properties from barn conversions, listed buildings and modern new builds. We mainly focus on extensions but can carry out any type of home improvements, alterations and loft extensions

About our projects

No job is too much of a challenge and in fact we enjoy the job satisfaction of finding solutions on each project. This includes over coming logistical challenges, providing temporary works solutions or through genuine value engineering to provide the same product at a more affordable cost.

Our Projects

Size is no issue we can do anything from single porches up to full width extension Often minimal requirements in terms of planning consent Minimal disruption to the main house Better value for money and more usable than a traditional conservatory
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If you’re building a single storey extension why stop there? Can be more cost effective to utilise the footprint of the ground floor extension to add an additional floor Significant additional floor space added to an existing house
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We don’t just work on one style of property and can accommodate any design requirements customers may have
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Our tradesmen can extend an existing building so that it looks like it was built like that way originally
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Welcome to The Extension Company Ltd based in Colchester, Essex

We are a well-established home extension company based in Colchester, Essex, trading for over 25 years and have built up a reputation as a reliable and trusted building contractor.

Merv and Warren have combined construction industry experience in excess of 50 years and able to utilise technology to reduce overhead costs.

Our reputation is built on trust and transparency. The majority of our works comes through referrals from previous clients, architects, structural engineers and quantity surveyors. We know and understand the importance of delivering projects on time and to budget.

We are a close knit team of passionate, committed and skilled tradesmen and professionals. All of our staff are highly experienced and many of them have worked with us for over 20 years.

Our aspiration isn’t to be the biggest, it’s to satisfy client’s requirements by providing the best professional service.

As well as building extensions we take on any other forms of home and commercial building improvements, from general refurbishments through to alterations. We love seeing how much we can turn an unremarkable house around, so that it not only looks fantastic but really starts meeting the home owners’ needs. We pay particular care and attention to detail in all of our building work. 

Why you should choose The Extension Company

About us

The Extension Company is owned and managed by Merv Milburn. Who will guarantee that building work stays on schedule and causes the minimum level of disturbance to our clients.
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We deliver

Well-established Wealth of experience Professional service Extension and conversion specialists We deliver pragmatic, workable solutions to all your property problems
Our Projects

A reliable team

As a main contractor, we take full responsibility for the project from design concept to project completion. We bring in partners in specialist trades as and when required, who will then work under our management for the duration of the job.

High standards

For your peace of mind we can also offer, if required references from architects and structural engineers that we have worked with in the past, and with whom we have a good ongoing working relationship.

Looking for someone to extend your home?
Call us now on 07973 535449 / 01206 765297