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Base Laying

We offer two base laying services.

The ground must be flat and level with no more then 4" (100mm) fall, bushes and obstacles must be removed. 

Should extensive groundwork be required then an additional cost will be incurred.

If you have any worries a free site visit service is available.

PLATFORM BASES

A timber base frame manufactured using 100% pressure treated timber 4" x 2" with bracing in each corner. This is staked out and packing will be used as necessary.

Prices for popular sizes as follows:-

Measured in FeetMeasured in Metres
3 x 2 £602 x 2 £350
3 x 3 £753 x 2 £350
4 x 4 £953 x 3 £350
6 x 4 £1104 x 3 £420
5 x  7 £1504 x 4 £560
6 x 8 £1755 x 4 £700
10 x 6 £2105 x 5 £875
10 x 8 £2806 x 5 £1050
12 x 8 £3366 x 6 £1260

As a rough guide the charge is £3.50 per square foot (£35 per square metre) on larger bases.

CONCRETE BASES

We also offer a concrete base laying service through outside contractors who we highly recommend for heavy duty buildings and large log cabins.

Concrete bases will be a minimum of 4" (100mm) thick. A concrete base lasts a lifetime and is recommended for all heavy duty buildings and log cabins.

Prices on popular sizes below:-

Measured in FeetMeasured in Metres
3 x 2 £3502 x 2 £350
3 x 3 £3503 x 2 £360
4 x 4 £4003 x 3 £585
6 x 4 £4004 x 3 £780
5 x 7 £4004 x 4 £1040
6 x 8 £4005 x 4 £1300
10 x 6 4805 x 5 £1625
10 x 8 £6406 x 5 £1950
12 x 8 £7686 x 6 £2340

As a rough guide their charges are £6.50 per square foot (£65 per square metre) with a minimum charge £350.

Please call or email us if you would like more information.