Stagden Cross, High Easter

High Easter

Scope of works:

  • Alterations and first floor house extension
  • Full house refurbishment

By altering the existing layouts along with adding extensions to the side, rear and 1st floor, we were able to install an upstairs bathroom without losing a bedroom, create a new kitchen diner and playroom.

Along with a full re-wire and re-plumb with underfloor heating we hand crafted an oak porch to compliment the surroundings.

All of this now means the house is perfectly suited for modern day living whilst maintaining a rustic feel which was important to the clients.

Absolutely outstanding. Brilliant job done with excellent ideas. Very efficient, clean and very tidy. Respectful and friendly team. Would definitely recommend to anyone.

Pedro & Sara | Loughton

We had an extension and full refurb carried out and Innovate certainly didn’t disappoint! Tony, Ross and their team were professional and reliable from the beginning and as we had to live in the house during the works, they managed to keep our home clean and completed the project to the highest of standards with minimal disruption to our daily lives.

We would definitely use them again in the future and would highly recommend them without hesitation. 

Jodi | Chelmsford

Absolutely incredible! This is the second time we have used this team and I am literally their number 1 fan.

We bought an old Victorian house last year that needed everything doing to it – an extension, a dormer, walls being knocked down, change all electrics and plumbing and I can honestly say it was very plain sailing all because of Innovate!  I have only praise for them. 

Firstly they promised to start in August (which they did) then they promised to be completed by Xmas (which they did after a million people told me there is no chance a builder will stick to their word) and they even helped me with the renovation including the minor detail like picking a fridge!! (Which I feel is not a Builder’s duty but they believe the client needs to be happy throughout)

They went above and beyond at every part of the journey and completely took the stress away. Even when I agreed to not having water in the island in the kitchen (and they had already cemented the floor) I changed my mind and they just simply dealt with it. They didn’t complain because they knew that’s what we wanted. 

They are incredible builders with incredible contractors and I cannot fault them in the slightest!!

Would highly highly recommend!

Mr and Mrs Smith | Loughton

“I used Ross and Tony in 2018 for a complete ground floor refurbishment and single storey extension.  They came highly recommended and lived up to everything I was told.  The works included new foundations, structural steels, underfloor heating, rewiring, replumbing, plus installing a new kitchen and all the plastering and decoration.  They project managed all the various trades brilliantly, as well as liaising with external third parties such as building regs.  Throughout the project they gave me invaluable advice and came up with innovative suggestions for any problems encountered.  At every stage of the work they kept me informed and updated and were very respectful of our home – ensuring we could still use it for cooking, washing, etc.  From the initial quote, through the works and post build snagging, their service has been impeccable and I am happy to recommend them to anyone.”

Mr and Mrs Hilton | Highams park

How It Works

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We will meet with you personally to discuss and understand your requirements and explore your property potential. We want to build a clear picture of how you envisage your space so that we can better translate this to your dream solution.

If architectural drawings are available at this stage, we will then offer a detailed, competitive quotation with no hidden costs.


Space Design

If you don’t have drawings ready at this stage, we are happy to guide you through this process and connect you with our highly recommended architect firm. We believe in trust and transparency, leading us to build a strong and long-lasting relationship by working side by side with them.

Over the years, our collaboration has matured on the common understanding that good design, aesthetics and practicality are paramount to every one of our projects. Our number one priority is to ensure the final design reflects your desired outcome.



After site set-up, including security, protection and welfare, we will oversee the entire project whilst carrying out elements of the work too. Our clients are guided through every stage of the plan and kept up to date about its progress by means of regular meetings and a mobile messenger service which will provide live status updates.

Transparency throughout every step of the project also means everyone is always up to speed on any alterations.



All clients benefit from a 6 month ‘health check’ after project completion. During our visit, we will perform an inspection of the build during which we will ensure everything is in order. We will also carry out any maintenance that may be required.

As we believe in delivering outstanding value to our customers, after the 6-month period, we are happy to offer further advice and answer any questions that may arise. We want our clients to benefit from and enjoy in full what we have created, for the years to come.

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