Mint Builders Ltd

Mint Builders Ltd, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2HF


6 Brandon Place,
GL50 2HF


Tel: 01242216928
Mobile: 07734211958

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Member details

Joined: 19/11/2009


Quality and Value


Mint is proud to be among the Three Counties' leading home extension specialists with a reputation for providing clients with the highest quality wide ranging construction service, combined with excellent value for money.




Mint, is becoming the natural choice across the Region for the development of extensions of all types and styles, as well as providing attentive wide-ranging affordable, quality renovation, re-modelling and property re-fit and enhancement service.


Leading the Way


The company has customer satisfaction at the forefront of what it does and Mint's clients can always demonstrate and verify this fact, which is why so many of the company's projects come primarily through recommendations and referrals. 


Pride and Value


Approved by the Federation of Master Builders and fully insured, engaging Mint Builders ensures any client can relax in the knowledge that they are working with a professional, expertly equipped company, taking the utmost pride in adding value and enjoyment to both their property and lifestyle.


Confident Service 


Mint appreciates that attentive communication is a key part of any project for all clients, and regular updates and reassuring briefings at every stage of any project is very much the way Mint does its business. It knows the value of a client's input in helping deliver an appreciated end result.




There is no project too big or too small and no challenge too much trouble when it comes to delivering any project effectively and on budget. Mint aims to deliver practical, innovative building solutions for all kinds of residential properties.




For full restorations, developments and refurbishments and, also, more modest projects, such as kitchen and bathroom re-fitting, staircase renewals and flooring, Mint embraces an attentive modern approach to all activities, large and small, retaining a respected traditional attitude to customer service.


Best Advice 


Mint is dedicated to giving its clients the best advice and solutions to ensure their project meets each client's individual precise needs and requirements in every respect.

Case Studies

Link building ' fill-in' techniques for a successful extension


This project is an example of how careful planning and considered 'link building' techniques can be used, where certain appropriate space exists between a main residential dwelling and an outbuilding such as a garage, in order to achieve valuable a new living space facility to the main area of a home. 



This example of such a project was undertaken by Mint Builders on a modest 1950s estate home in the residential dormitory 'village' of Bishops Cleeve on the edge of Regency Cheltenham.



In this instance a fifteen metre by two metre extension emerged linking the garage and the house achieved with the removal of what were originally the external walls – soon to be the internal part of the total extension structure. The total construction of the 'link' extension is all brickwork with a fibreglass flat roof. 


Linking approach

The linking approach achieved a larger kitchen for the property and also the ever useful utility room – not found very often in older properties in the main, but much desired in the home of today. 



A new upgraded A plus rated boiler was installed within the new utility room and the appropriate complexities of achieving the required power supply in all of the re refurbishment areas was also dealt with.



The garage was also to be upgraded and then converted into proper habitable accommodation With the installation of further stud wall part of the space formed a garden/hobby room. 



This well considered planned build and re- structure, though modest in size, even so provided this property with a number of valuable new living areas and facilities of convenience. 



This is very much an illustration of the point that valuable extensions can be achieved even in quite restricted circumstances. Such extensions score two fold – they improve a home's facility of course but also increase a property's sale value too. 

New build home extension with style


Mint has great expertise and original ideas when it comes to the development of a wide range of different home extensions.

A recent example was a lantern roof steelwork-finish presentation, developed recently on a new build homes development on the site of an old hospital premises in the Regency town of Cheltenham in Gloucestershire.

orangery presentation

The requirement was for an orangery type presentation to the rear of the home with plenty of atmosphere and light.

This was successfully achieved by the use of engineer-designed steelwork fittings to allow for the use of bi fiold doors across the total garden facing 'wall' of the extension thus avoiding the use of any light-blocking brick piers.

'lantern' roof

A further neat design feature was the lantern shaped extension roof, greatly in keeping with the garden facing 'wall' steel framed finish.

more light

The roof was of fibreglass and its shape achieved an original, attractive neat design feature for the interior. It included glass inserts, which flooded more light into the extension room.


Also, being a new property, matching bricks had to be sourced, so that the extension blended totally with not only the extension property itself , but also,  complemented the general finish of all the properties around it.

As is usual these days on new developments, the neighbouring homes were located quite close to the property being extended.


Adds Simon West of Mint, “ The extension was ideal in its new homes setting and inside there was a light attractive and stylish visual. It is a good example of how well new property can be extended tastefully and appropriately.”

The project was completed on time and on budget.  

Member type

FMB Member

  • Has a minimum of twelve months trading
  • Have provided a professional reference
  • Have passed credit checks, public record and director checks
  • Verified no un-discharged bankruptcies or relevant and outstanding County Court Judgments
  • Has Public and Employer (if applicable) Liability Insurance
  • VAT registration (if applicable)
  • Confirmation of business address/details
  • Mint Builders Ltd has agreed to abide by the FMB Disputes Resolution and Complaints Procedures
  • Has signed up to the FMB Code of Practice
  • Can offer the suite of Build Assure warranty products for the domestic and commercial markets (contact the Build Assure office for rates)

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