Basements, Piling & Foundation Contractors
Essex & London
Basements, Piling & Foundation Contractors
Essex & London
Basements, Piling & Foundation Contractors
Essex & London
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Providing Ground Solutions & Piling Services


In the midst of space being at a premium, numerous individuals in the UK are opting to delve beneath their property’s foundations to acquire the additional living space they require.

Leading the way in safe basement excavations, Elite Basements provides multi-level extensions that cater to a variety of needs, ranging from opulent swimming pools to cutting-edge cinema rooms.

A considerable number of our esteemed clients not only demand the highest standards of quality but also prioritize complete confidentiality throughout every aspect of the completed works. Although we are unable to disclose specific details, we can proudly say that we have collaborated with everyone from the affluent to the widely recognized.

Our expert team has successfully undertaken hundreds of projects across the South East, crafting underground spaces that must be witnessed to be truly appreciated. Some of our remarkable accomplishments include basement spaces that extend over multiple floors, while others consist of single-storey additions that stretch beneath the garden.

Retro fit basement

Elite Basements & Foundations Ltd specializes in constructing basement extensions underneath existing homes or buildings, which can provide additional living space and add value to the property. This is particularly beneficial for homeowners who are restricted by size or planning regulations.

Our team has a wealth of experience in designing and building retrofit basements, and we are experts in installing waterproofing systems that are reliable and long-lasting. We offer a range of options such as piled retaining walls, reinforced concrete walls, and underpinning methods to cater to the growing demand for larger and deeper basement extensions.
We are committed to providing exceptional service and utilizing our expertise to ensure successful basement installations. Our satisfied client base across London and the South of England is a testament to our reputation in the industry.

In addition to retrofit basements, we also offer a variety of features including light-wells, windows, separate entrances, stairs, and basement terrace areas to enhance the overall conversion. Our ultimate goal is to help you create your dream home by maximizing the potential of your existing space.

New build basement

As specialists in basement conversions and basement building, Elite Basements & Foundations Ltd offers you a full service from start to finish of the basement structure and waterproofing.

Increasingly popular, basements can provide a whole new level, allowing room for extra living space for all manner of uses: playrooms, home cinemas, bedrooms, a gym or even a swimming pool are often added – but you decide, the choice is endless. Incorporating a basement building as part of your new build allows you to better plan the use of your new space as a whole. We are a London basement company who understand the importance of space. Want a big home but have limited land? With the high cost of land and many planning constraints, our modern techniques can help you achieve a rapid and economical solution. We offer a complete service, often being involved at your first design stage, right through to completion of the structure leaving the site clean and tidy ready for you to fit out with all your planned ideas for the new space.

Adding a new level at the design stage of a new build almost always involves retaining walls, concrete structures and precise excavation with a great deal of design input. Our experience counts – as a basement company with our restricted access piling in house , we can provide a complete service from design, installation and waterproofing, so all you have to add to your basement construction, is your personal style.

basement faq's

In most cases, yes, this is possible. Access for the works can be via the front garden but please note, these works can be more economical if the ground floor is removed in certain areas for greater access.

Normal projects range from 10-18 weeks. However, more extensive structures including multi-levels, swimming pools and car lifts can take longer.

No, we build basements that extend to beneath front and rear gardens as well as some structures solely beneath gardens.

Why choose us ?

We are a considerate company who respect the client and minimise the disruption to daily life throughout the construction. We will also ensure that the client is informed during every step of the process.

Our number one focus has been client relationships providing an expert service. We appreciate that they will all have different goals and agendas but we ensure we work alongside them to achieve their requirements in the most efficient and effective way.


Our intention is to align ourselves with our clients’ culture and consultant teams to offer a time and cost-efficient solution for each and every one of our customers.

Our Team

Our company based in Essex currently has 14 workers of which 12 are experienced in basement construction, underpinning, piling and foundations. We also work with or along side a trusted team of professionals enabling us to offer our clients a full service. We have a great relationship with engineers, architects and quantity surveyors.

We ensure we remain up to date with industry qualifications and continually stay on top of the latest equipment and processes. As a company, we are fully Health and Safety compliant. Our workers are all certified in their areas of expertise  and have many years of experience.