Welcome to M J Groundwork Services …

Founded in 2014, we have already built ourselves a reputation for quality and professionalism across Essex, with hundreds of satisfied customers on our books in Theydon Bois, Chigwell, Cambridge, Romford, Brentwood, Epping, and beyond. From our digger hire and mini-digger hire packages making it easier than ever for customers to complete their own groundwork projects, to our impeccable record of accomplishment providing house extensions and septic tanks, M J Groundwork Services is a name you can trust.

What we can do for you

Our reputation for excellence is well-founded, with an extensive range of groundwork services available to our clients. Here are just a few of the more popular ones:

House Extensions

At M J Groundwork Services, we are well-practised in numerous house extensions. Whether you’re after a granny flat, a garage, a conservatory, or anything else, your extension is safe in our hands.

Digger Hire

We have a range of digger and mini-digger hire vehicles for those customers who are choosing to work on their own projects. All our diggers come from the world’s most respected manufacturers, and your mini-digger hire contract includes one of our team to operate the machine.


The term groundwork covers a host of possibilities from drainage and tree stump removal, through house extensions and septic tanks, to driveways and swimming pools. Whatever project you need us for, our team of groundwork specialists are equal to the task.

Septic Tanks

Septic tanks are an essential addition to many rural houses. With our team of experienced fitters, you can be sure of a safe and hygienic installation of your septic tank.

Other Services

As well as digger and mini-digger hire, house extensions, and septic tanks, our other groundwork services include drainage, driveways, tree stump removal, patios, ponds, swimming pools, horse riding ménage, landscaping, fencing, demolition, and retaining walls, among others.

Your local groundwork experts

Based in Sawbridgeworth, our team of groundwork specialists operate across much of Essex and beyond, covering an area of some 40 miles. This includes our many valued customers in Theydon Bois, Chigwell, Cambridge, Romford, Brentwood, and Epping, as well as further afield.



Over fifty years of experience

We have been in business since 2014, delivering high-quality groundwork services to our customers in Epping, Brentwood, Romford, Chigwell, Cambridge, Theydon Bois, and across Essex. Our team of fully trained workers and engineers have more than half a century of experience with them in the field, which they bring with them to every project.

high quality of groundwork by our experts

our mini digger vehicles

Only the best

We are committed to delivering the best product and the best service to our clients, which is why we rely upon top global brands like Volvo, Takeuchi, and JCB for our digger and mini-digger hire vehicles.




Get in touch

Whatever your groundwork needs, from digger and mini-digger hire, to house extensions, septic tanks and beyond, you’re guaranteed a thorough and professional job from M J Groundwork Services. Call us today on 07885 577 899, 01223 663135, 01708 548417, 01279 927065 for a free quote.