Steve Thornton Builders

Landline: 01822 852241     Mobile: 07976 592980

We use the best products available

ensuring a quality construction

A wide choice of building materials

We work quickly
& to your budget

Sourcing sustainable building materials

Find anything you

Really Impressed

Hi Steve, I was really impressed by the three of you who did the job. Not only does it look like a great job, but you were all curtious and the communication was excellent. I'll certainly use your company again and recommend you to others. Best wishes, Mrs Harris Mrs Harris, Devon

Very Pleased

Dear Mr Thornton, Cheque enclosed for work done. Thank you very much, very pleased with the way the two men worked also noticed by the neighbours. Very clean and tidy (I had no mess to tidy up). Thank you again. Mrs J Cofe, Devon

Building Services - Footings to Finish

Refurbs or New Build

We can help with both refurbishments or complete project management on a new build from footings to finishes we will take care of it all.

Extensions and Conversions

Steve Thornton Builders have completed many extensions and conversions for our clients maximising the potential of their properties.

Roofing Systems

We offer a very high standard of roofing. With years of experience in many different roofing systems you can expect a professional clean reliable service.

our advantages


We have access to suitable machinery capable of undertaking most projects and expercienced operators.

Planning and Communication

Steve Thornton Builders will keep you updated regularly with your project progression. We are completely upfront and honest, if you need to hear it we will inform you directly.

Time frames

Please contact to discuss your project in more detail so we can give you realistic start date and a comprehensive programme of works.

It's me - Steve Thornton

Companies are all about its people that work with them. I work hard to make my business a success, the better I work the better end results for my clients.

A diverse range
of building products!

Having been working in the building industry for the past six years, I have found suppliers that you can rely upon to supply quality products at the best prices. If the product or material is out there we can source it.

About Steve Thornton Builders

My father started the business in 1959, and continued to run it till 1980, when I Steve Thornton, took over the business, got married and joined Yelverton fire station as a retained fireman, this all happened in August 1980. I retired after 34 years from the Fire Brigade. We are one of the longest established companies in the area, we pride ourselves on customer service and satisfaction, we offer “from footings to finish service” Our works include, all remedial repairs, new works, roofing including purpose made lead work for chimney stacks, gutters etc, Stonework, complete renovations, cobb and lime repairs, decorations, landscaping and all associated building works. We have a long-standing team who have all worked together in excess of a decade in some cases two decades. We can offer design and build options, happy to quote from the smallest of works, the largest of works, including commercial property. I hope this gives you small insight into our work and background, and I would like to thank you for taking the time to read this Steve Thornton.

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