Gilbert Builders – The Suffolk Building Company

Gilbert Builders, is the longest local established building company in Lowestoft, Suffolk, setting up in 1966. Our family business has been built on offering a competitive, reliable and trustworthy service which puts our customers first.

We offer a competitive solution to most building projects across the East Anglian region including the counties of Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. We have a dedicated, hard-working and loyal team of tradesman who use a mix of both traditional and modern building techniques and materials providing quality workmanship.

We specialise in new build residential projects, commercial and light industrial projects as well as extensions, modifications and adaption works.

Gilbert Builders can also offer turnkey solutions, working schemes from initial concept through to completion, having strong working relationships with Architects, Planners and Local Authorities alike.

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Gilbert Builders – Latest Building Projects

Check out some recent projects Gilbert Builders have completed for our clients throughout the East Anglia region.

Gilbert Builders - Built on the foundations of excellence

Gilbert Builders are always delighted to hear from our customers so whatever your enquiry might be get in touch today!

Gilbert Builders - Lowestoft's Building Professionals

Our construction, plumbing, electrical and Solvadamp services are available to customers throughout East Anglia.

Residential and New Builds

Residential & New Builds

From new build single dwellings to multiple residential complexes, Gilbert Builders offer a bespoke building solution to all residential developments.

Commercial and Industrial Building

Commercial & Industrial

From shop fitting, new offices, a warehouse of retail outlet, Gilbert Builders can provide turnkey and fast-track commercial and industrial developments to suit your business need.

Plumbing and Heating

Plumbing & Heating

Gilbert Builders offer a complete and competitive range of plumbing and heating services for customers throughout Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex including new installations, adaptions and maintenance works.

Building Extensions and Adaptions

Extensions & Adaptions

Whether you require an extension to your home, adaption to suit your lifestyle or conversion to make best space, Gilbert Builders can provide a range of options to suit your needs.

Electrical Services

Electrical Services

Gilbert Electrical and Security Ltd offer a complete, independent and competitive electrical and security services throughout Lowestoft, Suffolk and the whole of East Anglia.


Solvadamp specialise in damp proofing, woodworm treatment and dry rot treatment for customers throughout the East Anglia region, including Lowestoft, Norwich, Great Yarmouth and beyond!

Gilbert Builders Accreditations