Builders and Building Contractor Durham


Do you need a reliable Building Contractor in Durham?

If you’re looking for a commercial construction company or builders in Durham, high-quality service from start to finish, and a building contractor you can trust to do the job right and without any problems, we can do all of that and more.

We are an established and experienced commercial construction company and building contractor covering the Durham area.  Our team are proud to offer outstanding client service and communication, consistently placing our clients first, and paying careful attention to every aspect of the job.

Everyone at Freemont feels extremely proud of the high quality of our workmanship and we work tirelessly to make sure that all of our building projects are completed to the highest standards.

For these reasons and more, we’ve achieved the enviable title of one of the most respected commercial builders in the UK.

As a building company, Freemont Building Ltd undertake all kinds of construction, renovation, extensions, new builds and remedial work for various commercial sectors across Durham.  This includes retail, dental surgeries, schools/colleges/universities, pubs, bars and restaurants.  We work with and provide our services to both owners/landlords and tenants.

Comprehensive building services available for your Durham project

We offer a wide variety of building services that allow us to successfully complete any project. We ensure that a high level of workmanship is maintained throughout the building project in order to guarantee completion to a very high standard. If you’re looking for a building contractor in the Durham area, then we provide a variety of building services as follows:-

  • Minor and major refurbishments & Renovations
  • Design & Build
  • Commercial Fit-Outs
  • Commercial Kitchens
  • Commercial washrooms
  • Structual stengthening
  • Damp proofing
  • Brickworks – new and remedial
  • Insulation
  • Roofing
  • Air conditioning installation
  • Plastering and rendering
  • Carpentry and joinery
  • Plumbing and electrics
  • Painting and decorating
  • Signage Installation
  • Flooring supply & installation
  • Furniture & specialist equipment supply & installation
  • Remedial works
  • Partition/Stud Walls
  • Extensions 
  • External works (eg, car parks, paving, ramps etc)
  • Groundworks
  • Ongoing building maintenance

If you need a contractor and would like a quote for any commercial building work in the Durham area, please call us on 0161 503 9075 or fill out our contact form.

What you will receive from us as Commercial Builders

Our goal as a well-established commercial construction company and building contractor serving the Durham region is to constantly go above and beyond for our customers. Customer satisfaction is very important to us as the majority of our projects come from repeat business or recommendations.

Our committment to quality and attention to detail guarantees that your construction project will be finished on time, within the allocated budget, and to your total satisfaction.  Therefore, the following is what you can always count on from us:-

01. Meticulous Planning

The planning for everything we do is flawless. This will include pre-start work, site planning, budgeting, project management, and final fix and finish. Our construction projects are well-planned, so they always turn out to be high quality.

02. Completion On Time

Our mission is to execute each and every one of our construction projects on schedule, in accordance with the client’s specifications & inside budget. We make sure that the highest standards of craftsmanship during the whole project.

03. Perfect Execution

We always execute our building projects perfectly thanks to excellent planning, communication, and attention to detail, as well as continual project and budget management. Every job we work on is completed flawlessly, something we take great pride in.


04. Budget Management

You may be completely assured that we’ll always try our hardest to execute a job in accordance with your budget and vision by using only the best materials, knowledge, professional labourers & tradesmen without any compromising on the quality or finish.

05. Expert Knowledge

With over 30 years of combined experience working in Durham and throughout the UK in the construction business, our team of builders, architects, engineers & project managers has a broad & indepth understanding across a variety of fields.

06. Hassle Free Service

We can assure you that we will handle all the tension associated with your construction project.  We will deal with any issues that crop up quickly.  And we will oversee all parties involved until the building project is completely finished.


07. Skilled Workmanship

Our project management team, tradesmen, architects & engineers are all highly skilled professionals who have received the highest quality training. In the building and construction industry, we only work with the greatest professionals.

08. 100% Transparency

Since we take pride in being open and honest with our customers, we’ll keep you updated on the status of your building project at all times. You’ll have complete piece of mind knowing if any issues emerge, we’ll let you know & take care of them on your behalf.

09. Great Customer Service

Your satisfaction with the service we offer is our first priority, so please don’t hesitate to let us know if you have any questions or concerns.  We’ll take care of all of your needs since we wish to serve you as well as we possibly can. You can count on us to deliver results that you’ll be happy with.

Areas we cover as a Building Contractor in Durham

Areas across the city of Durham where we provide our services as a commercial building company & refurbishment contractors include:-

  • Barnard Castle
  • Billingham
  • Bishop Auckland
  • Chester-le-Street
  • Chilton
  • Consett
  • Crook
  • Darlington
  • Eaglescliffe
  • Easington
  • Ferryhill
  • Hartlepool
  • Middleton-in-Teesdale
  • Newton Aycliffe
  • Peterlee
  • Seaham
  • Sedgefield
  • Shildon
  • Spennymoor
  • Stanhope
  • Stanley
  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Tow Law
  • Wolsingham



Where we specialise as Building Contractors 

In and around Durham, there are a lot of commercial building contractors, but we like to think that our construction business stands apart from the crowd. As specialised builders and a building refurbishment contractor, our construction company operates in the following industries in Durham and the UK, with a tendency to specialise in larger commercial builds and refurbishment projects:-


retail & shops building contractors


Design and build for high street retail stores, shops & supermarkets, equipment supply, installation & ongoing maintenance.

dental surgeries building contractors


Design and build, equipment supply, installation of specialist equipment & ongoing maintenance. Includes bespoke Dental Cabinetry.

landlords works building contractors


We provide a full service for Landlords Works and work successfully with one of the largest commercial landlords in the U.K.

restaurant building & construction


Design and build for restaurants, diners and cafes, together with specialist equipment supply, installation & maintenance.

tenant reinstatement building contractors


Specialist commercial property tenant renovations and remedial works.  We will project manage the whole restoration process for you.

School education building contractors


Design and build, full project management, budget management, furniture & equipment supply and installation for schools, colleges and universities.

pubs and bars


Design and build for all styles of pubs and bars, together with specialist equipment supply, installation & maintenance.



Why choose us as preferred builders for your project?

As one of the top construction companies and a renowned building contractor in the UK, we take great pride in providing our customers in Durham with the best service imaginable.

Here are some justifications for selecting us as your go-to contractor for assistance with your upcoming Durham commercial construction or building project:-

  • Commercial building contractor and a renowned construction firm serving Durham
  • Competent project managers, designers, and build team
  • Good standing in the construction business 
  • We pay attention to your needs and keep our promises
  • All work is covered by guarantees and is fully insured.
  • Precision, craftsmanship, and attention to detail
  • Dedicated to safeguarding the health and safety of all employees and the public
  • Design ideas that are sustainable and good for the environment
  • Round the clock assistance for all construction initiatives
  • Many contented and delighted customers who endorse our services


Professional Building Services

Our high quality of work, attention to detail and dedication to our client’s end vision make us stand out from others.  If you’re located anywhere in Durham or across the UK and looking for a professional building contractor or a construction company to help with your commercial building project, then get in touch today and see how we can help bring your ideas and vision to life.


8 reviews on
Colin Bray
January 13, 2020.
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Freemont Building Ltd have delivered a quality product on all the projects, We have been worked alongside them now for some time. They take pride and attention to detail in every aspect of the project from drawing stage right through to and beyond completion, both John and Paul are an absolute pleasure to deal with, and we look forward to working alongside them for years to come. Colin Bray
January 11, 2020.
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The service from freemont Building is been brilliant every time we used them as all there team is very polite and well experienced and on several projects there delivery time is been exceptional on completion of projects. Mr Inti
David Barker
January 10, 2020.
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A pleasure to work with. Friendly professional service, highly recommended.
john clark
January 10, 2020.
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We have been involved with Freemont for around ten years, In this time we have developed a first class working relationship, they work to a very high standard and are heavily focused on customer satisfaction
Peter Littlewood
January 10, 2020.
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Freemont Building Ltd have delivered a quality product on all the projects I have been involved on with them. They certainly pride themselves on attention to detail and ensure that the finished product meets the clients expectations. They follow up with a good post completion service and offer a flexible approach when on site solutions are required. Peter Littlewood PLA Ltd MCIAT
James Graham
January 10, 2020.
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great , friendly service
Mike Howard
January 9, 2020.
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Friendly and professional service.
Elaine Watkin Jones
January 9, 2020.
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A professional services run by a dedicated team.

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