Residential Refurbishment Project – Russell Ave, Dublin


  • The site is located adjacent to Croke Park.
  • Single storey terraced dwelling.
  • 65m2 floor area.
  • Extensions to rear.

The challenge

  • Maximise space by converting attic.
  • Remove all existing extensions and replace with new extension.
  • Improve value of investment.
  • A well insulated structure.
  • Retention of some exposed brickwork.

Building Matters Solution

  • Provided a set of full working drawings prior to construction including specifications.
  • Project managed and carried out all buildings works.
  • Set out site and foundations.
  • Assisted and advised on all technical issues.
  • Providing the client with a full breakdown of costs throughout project.

Results Achieved

  • 6 month completion.
  • Completed new rewire of house with room stats for controlled heating.
  • Installed new gas combi-boiler for heating and instant hot water.
  • Final costs within budget.