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Just a few examples of our building renovation, remodelling and building extension projects in and around Carlisle.
Old Rectory.

The Old Rectory

SJD Joinery & Building Contractors carried out a full house renovation and loft conversion on a grand Victorian era Old Rectory, and completed the works within 5 months.


Works included:

Re-build of five stone chimneys

Installation of new central heating system

New bathrooms & en-suites

Loft conversion & staircase

Extensive roofing repair works



New kitchen

New cast iron guttering & decoration

Works completed in 2018.

Barn conversion.

Barn Conversion

High quality conversion of substantial barn into a 4 bedroom home. Works including:


Underfloor heating throughout

Solid oak staircase

Modernisation to retain original features

Contemporary kitchen with granite work surfaces

Work completed in 6 months.

SJD Build renovating an old barn in Cumbria.
Building extensions.


Single storey extension & full house renovation at Catlowdy, Cumbria




Installation of new central heating



Installation of new bathrooms

Bespoke kitchen

Loft insulation.

Farmhouse kitchen style.
Building extensions.


The Old Blacksmiths, Lanercost, Cumbria

Sandstone barn conversion, extension and refurbishments works




Underfloor heating

Karndean floors

Powder coated aluminium bi-fold doors & windows

Works completed within 8 weeks.

Timber frame barn conversion.

Newcastleton, Cumbria

A spacious barn conversion and timber frame extension. The exacting design specification demanded workmanship of the highest standard.

Completed in 2017.


Modern kitchen.
Old barn.

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

A stunning 3 bedroom barn conversion split over 3 floors with quality fitments throughout.




Grade A energy efficient powder coated timber casement windows

Underfloor heating throughout

Exposed timber "A" frame King Trusses

Wood burner.
House building.

House building for private clients and commercial developments.

House building.

Extensions ~ Garden Rooms ~ Orangeries ~ Home Offices.

House building.

Refurbishment ~ Conversions ~ Renovations ~ Modernisation.


Bathrooms ~ ensuites ~ wet rooms ~ kitchens ~ plumbing ~ electrics ~ utilities.