Based in Essex, Hylands Homes specialise in the building of luxury homes and extensions. We offer a full turnkey package taking your ideas from design, through planning and delivering the built project to your specifications and within the timeframe available.
Using our teams of highly skilled and experienced contractors we deliver a high end, quality finish that meets your exacting standards. All of our contractors are used regularly by us so we know how they work and more importantly, they know the standards we work to.
Architectural & Planning Services
Our design and build service starts with creating your plans and obtaining you any necessary planning consents.
Orangery Glazed Extensions
This style of extension typically has a lot more glass in the walls and roof by way of a lantern and are very popular.
Single & Double Storey Extensions
Adding extra space to your home in the form of extensions is a great way to adapt your home to your changing lifestyle.
Custom Built New Homes
Are you thinking of having a house built to your specification? If you have a plot already with or without planning in place we can build your home to include all the features you have dreamed of.
We love upgrading the homes of our customers. It’s so satisfying to improve their lives in such a lasting and meaningful way. Creating something that is appreciated really makes all the difference.
We Concentrate On The Following 3 Core Values
First and foremost, we believe in providing all of our clients with truly outstanding service. A happy customer is a great ambassador for the company.
Regular and direct communication with the builder, throughout the entire building experience ensures things don’t get missed.
We have a strong focus on doing a quality build that lasts. There are often many ways to complete a job but you can be assured that we will do it correctly without taking shortcuts.
Centrally based in Essex on the outskirts of Chelmsford we are effectively able to cover the vast majority of the County.
We love upgrading the homes of our customers. It’s so satisfying to improve their lives in such a lasting and meaningful way. Creating something that is appreciated really makes all the difference.Hylands Homes is small but growing company that prides itself on delivering the very best of what the construction industry has to offer the domestic market. If you want to work with a company that keeps you in the loop, operates in an honest and transparent manner and completes work to the highest of standards then we have systems, processes and tools in place that can help ensure you get that result.
Our industry leading, online Project Management System keeps the builder, the client and anyone else in connection with the project, up to date with all job information, eliminating miscommunication and 100% of selection mistakes. You can find out more about this online here.
Full Written Contract
This multi-page document is the result of discussing what you want and specifying it in black and white so you know exactly what you are paying for. The contract describes what you can expect of us and what we expect from you and explains what will happen in various eventualities.
Client Side Access
Log in to our web based project management software where you will be able to make material selections, stay in communication with your project manager, upload files and photos and keep on top of any variations made along the way.
You’ll want to be kept up to date with what is happening to your home so once a week we have a walk round to bring you up to speed with what has been done and what is coming up. Usually at the end of every day you’ll get a mini debrief and a reminder of what’s happening the following day.
To ensure yourself, site management and the project manager are on the same page at all times, we set up a group chat to relay information and ask questions quickly and efficiently.
Hylands Homes is a family run business with a fantastic team of sub contractors which have been hand selected to work with us to deliver outstanding results.
- Managing Director -
As Managing Director of Hylands Homes, Jon oversees the successful running and growth of the company, monitoring company procedures and meeting new and existing clients. It is Jon’s mission to ensure you are well looked after and guided through the initial stages of the design and build process.
- Director of Operations -
Kat has many years of experience in managing projects and ensuring that they are delivered on time and to the high standard you would expect. She is incredibly organised and efficient and if there is a better way of doing something then she will identify it.
- Site Manager -
It is Ben’s role to keep an open line of communication between the client, office staff and any subcontractors. Ben will be your on-site point of contact to deal with day to day decisions and any questions you may have.
- Site Supervisor -
Stuart assists Ben and keeps the site running as it should by ensuring sub-contractors are aware of their tasks and maintaining quality control.
- Office Admin -
As the first port of call for clients, it is Vicky’s job to ensure all enquiries are dealt with efficiently and effectively while handling day-to-day administration responsibilities.
Brian & Charlie
- Groundworks -
Brian and Charlie have been digging holes and filling them in with concrete for years. Their team are a great bunch and always willing to go that extra mile to make sure everything is perfect.
Colin & Alan
- Brickwork -
Colin and Alan are a father and son team that take great pride in trade. They have been laying bricks and blocks all of their life and what they don't know about masonry isn't worth knowing.
Jon, Mark & Paul
- Scaffolding -
Scaffolders have a bit of a reputation for being a bit rough. These guys are the exception to the rule. They turn up when they say they will, are well presented and erect a safe scaffold that makes working on a project a delight.
Stefan & Joe
- Carpentry -
These guys will be carrying out all of the carpentry from structural oak framing to second fixing all of the doors and kitchens. It's unsual to find carpenters that are brilliant at both 1st and 2nd fix but they make it look easy. If it's made from wood, these guys can make it happen.
- Roofing -
From standard concrete tiles to really posh Welsh slates, James takes great pride in his work and will deliver a top quality installation guaranteed to keep you dry for decades to come.
Alfie & Paul
- Glazing -
Sliding doors to roof lanterns, Alfie fits them all. He has an excellent portfolio to show examples of what he has done so you can choose exactly what you want for your home.
Graham & Adam
- Screeding -
For a flat and perfectly level floor this father and son team are the guys for the job. Best in the business hands down.
Paul, Dan & Chris
- Plumbing -
Paul and his team are no strangers to hard work and will get the job done no matter what. They are gas safe registered and can install simple boilers to multi unit unvented systems.
- Electrics -
From temporary builders supplies to Alexa enabled home automations, James is the guy that will be running all of your electrical necessities and will make sure the lights don't go out!
Stefan & Tony
- Drylining -
It's important to ensure a good surface for the plasterers to do their job properly. Stefan and Tony have a good team of guys that make sure that happens.
- Plastering -
Good plasterers are hard to find. Great plasterers are almost impossible to find. Dave and his team have consistently delivered excellent results for us time and again. Decorators always comment on the quality of their work.
Steve & Dave
- Tiling -
These brothers spend the time necessary to plan out your tiling requirements to the millimetre. Nothing is too much for them and they produce some really fantastic results.
Eddie & Colin
- Decorating -
For a high quality finish you need a professional decorator that can produce the results. Their work is second to none and really finishes off a project beautifully.
- Landscaping -
Whether you want a simple patio or a fully fledged garden design capable of winning an award then Justin is your man.