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  • Reasons for Buying a New Home - Ever considered buying or building a new home? As experts in new housing developments, here are some great reasons why we believe a new build is the best choice. You can choose your Dream Home New build homes are often designed with modern living in mind - making them a light & airy space efficient… Continue Reading
  • House Renovation Bury St Edmunds - Repairs & Renovation - A period property Renovation specialists Seamans Building, based in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, began the repair and renovation works to this period town house property in the heart of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk for our client The Bury Town Trust in late 2020. As with many of our home renovation projects,… Continue Reading
  • Wesley Chapel – Elmswell, Suffolk - Community Refurbishment Project  Seamans Building, experts in community building refurbishments,  carried out a full refurbishment of The Old Wesley Chapel in Elmswell, near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. The existing community building was demolished - and in its place Seamans Building have created a completely new and modern community hub, including a kitchen, office space and… Continue Reading
  • Housing Development – Wethersfield, Suffolk - New home developer Seamans Building based in Bury St Edmunds were instructed to carry out the construction of this 9 plot housing development in the village of Wethersfield, Suffolk for Property developer Julia MacKay Properties. The specification for these modern new build homes include heating by air source heat pumps, integrated appliances in each kitchen… Continue Reading
  • Community restoration Project – The Clock Tower and Gatehouse, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk - Restoration and refurbishment specialists Seamans Building were delighted to have been involved in the restoration of the Clock Tower and Gatehouse at Rougham Hall near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. This magnificent building was established in 1924 but had sadly reached the point of collapse. The hall itself was seriously damaged on 23rd September 1940 when… Continue Reading
  • SJCC Awards 9th May 2019 - Seamans Building attended the Suffolk Joint Construction Committee Awards on the 9th May 2019.  With 2 entries in the running for an award, Seamans  were delighted to receive winning awards for both! Firstly, Seamans picked up the Winners Award for Best New Build - Large Scheme, for the 14 Almshouses, Framlingham completed earlier this year. This… Continue Reading
  • ISO 45001:2018 Accreditation - 30/04/2019 Continuous Registration to ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018 including SSIP We are delighted to announce Seamans Building has recently achieved further ISO accreditation 45001:2018.  This Occupational Health & Safety standard has been developed to provide employee safety, reduce workplace risks creating safer working conditions for business all over the world.  Integrated into our company's existing management… Continue Reading
  • Construction of Commercial Units & New Offices at Elm Farm Park, Suffolk - Commercial Contractor Seamans Building commenced on site at their Head Office near Bury St Edmunds in October 2018.  The units will accommodate offices and units for commercial use for let. Phase 1 saw concrete mixers pouring 130m3 concrete into the foundations and the beginnings of the structural steel frame taking shape. With the steel frame… Continue Reading
  • A Hybrid Future for Seamans Building - Seamans Builders based in Bury St Edmunds have have recently installed 2 Electric car charging points to the front of the Head office at Elm Farm Park. Seamans currently have 2 Hybrid cars within our fleet which require this facility, and we offer it to any guest who wishes to ‘top up’ on their visit… Continue Reading
  • Seamans Builders, Bury St Edmunds – A Sod Cutting Ceremony - Above: Sod Cutting Ceremony taking place. Left to right: Ben Whatling (Project Manager), Darryl Long (Finance Director), Duncan Haydon (Client), Steven Reason (Estimating Director) and Glenn King (Project Co-ordinator). Seamans Builders based in Bury St Edmunds began the construction of the first phase of the Elm Farm Park Commercial Units scheme, after successfully obtaining Planning… Continue Reading