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Average score 9.85
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Building Better Lifestyles

Acute Homes was established in 2009 to provide bespoke home renovations, extensions, loft conversions, Kitchen remodelling and new build homes in and around the Oxfordshire area. Our motto is “building better lifestyles” with an emphasis in creating the perfect home however you choose to live.

We pride ourselves on delivering innovative solutions and high-quality workmanship. We offer customers a wide range of services from design, project management all the way through to decoration and completion.

Quality, Honesty & Customer Service

We believe in offering our customers quality, honesty and great customer service. Our people are our most important asset and we offer the highest level of training and opportunity for progression. Our apprenticeship program gives young people an opportunity to gain skills and take pride in their work. Above all, we care about the quality of our craftmanship and we’re backed by comprehensive insurance for total peace of mind.

Acute Homes Founder and MD Paul Prior is an advanced craft carpenter with more than twenty years’ experience and a deep understanding of the quality expected by proud Oxfordshire homeowners. His first business Acute Carpentry continues to go from strength to strength, delivering high quality carpentry to both home owners and the trade. After being asked to deliver an increasing number of new build projects, Paul decided to assemble a quality team of tradesman to cater for every aspect of a build.

Pride and Joy

We always remember that your home is more than just bricks and mortar, it is your own space, your pride and joy. A place you can show off when you want to and feel comfortable in when you close the door at night. You want to be proud of your home and Acute Homes will work hard to make sure you feel like that.

Acute Homes aim to deliver high quality bespoke building projects: on time, every time. Our friendly team is based in Oxfordshire and will start by helping to develop your vision and then create the blueprints for your improvement project or your brand new home. When we have architect’s plans agreed and are ready to go, our team of highly skilled craftsmen will use the best materials and trusted methods to make your dream a reality.

Satisfied Customers

We’re proud of our work and of the recognition our team has earned from professional accreditation bodies such as the Federation of Master Builders and the Government-sponsored Trust Mark for consistently achieving outstanding quality standards. We are a Which? Trusted Trader, a member of the Oxfordshire Trading StandardsBuy with Confidence” scheme and an accredited member of Checkatrade.

Our team of highly trained carpenters, plumbers and electricians work together to provide you a hassle-free service start to finish, and we try to minimise the disruption that a home project can have on you by committing to keep everything as clean and tidy as possible throughout the work.

On our website you will find testimonials from satisfied customers, many of whom we have worked for on more than one project. By choosing Acute Homes you can guarantee that all our work will be carried out to the highest standard, on time and within your budget. Because of this over the years we have built ongoing relationships with our customers which is hopefully something you will experience should you choose Acute Homes.

Kick start your project

If you are thinking of adding an extension, converting your loftspace, remodeling your home or building a new home why not see what Acute Homes can do for you.



Based in

Harwell Oxford, Didcot, Oxfordshire

Works in

Abingdon, Wallingford, Wantage, Didcot, Oxon, Oxfordshire