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Roof Development Chiswick: Victorian Property Transformation [Case Study]

Roof Development in Chiswick: the Transformation of a Victorian Property in the Bedford Park Conservation Area For this project we built an extra storey on top of a Victorian mansion block. The building is located within the Bedford Park conservation area. The new floor was added to a flat on the 4th floor of the [...] View more
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I received a party wall notice from my neighbour, what should I do now?

I received a party wall notice from my neighbour, what should I do now? When your neighbour is planning to do building work that involves a party wall, they are required to serve a party wall notice to the owners of adjacent buildings. Your rights when receiving a party wall notice When you receive a [...] View more
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Basement and full house renovation in Greenwich

. Basement and full house renovation in Greenwich We are in love with our new project! We created a new home for a family with two small children. The house has three floors plus the basement. The crittall wall in the basement, with the bespoke under stair cabinets Early Victorian with Georgian infuences The property [...] View more
How to know if your loft is suitable for a loft conversion

How to know if your loft is suitable for a loft conversion

If your loft is suitable for a loft conversion? For homeowners in need of more room, converting an existing loft into additional living space is a far more affordable method of expanding upgrading their dimensions than relocating to a new property. That’s especially true in parts of the country such as London, where real estate [...] View more
What home improvements will add the most value to my home?

What home improvements will add the most value to my home?

What home improvements add the most value? Renovations, extensions or even whole new constructions can work wonders in adding a zero or two to any property’s price. But with budget and time spans an ever-present concern, it can be difficult to know which home improvements are the most effective in increasing the value of your […]

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Can you build a basement under a house in the UK?

Can you build a basement under a house in the UK?

Can you build a basement under a house in the UK? Adding a basement to your home can bring many benefits with the additional space; it can be used for extra storage, to create a new bedroom or an office space, and it can easily be built with its independent access, so to add exceptional […]

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How long does it take to design and build a custom home?

How long does it take to design and build a custom home?

Design and build your custom home Dreaming of custom designing your own home? The most important thing is to make sure that the construction company you choose is given the time and resources to bring your vision to fruition. To create the property of your dreams it's not worth compromising on quality in order to [...] View more
How do construction companies select building materials?

How do construction companies select building materials?

How construction companies select building materials Depending on the type of structure involved, there are a wide variety of building materials from which the construction company in charge of overseeing operations can choose. Bricks, cement, clay and concrete are perhaps the most commonly used materials, but metals, wood and aggregates (such as gravel, sand or [...] View more
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How to Renovate a Victorian House in 14 Steps

How to Renovate a Victorian House – 14 Steps You Must Follow During the reign of Queen Victoria, some of the most iconic buildings in the UK were constructed.. GIven their often ornate appearance, the demand for such properties can be high, resulting in great investment potential. As with  all ornately designed structures, Victorian buildings [...] View more
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Double Storey Extension [2022 Guide]: Cost, Planning, & Design Tips

Double Storey Extensions: Our Comprehensive 2022 Guide Electing to extend can be an excellent means of maximising the potential available space of your property, without the costly need to relocate. Generally double storey side and rear extensions are technically simple and are feasible in most detached and semi-detached houses. Double storey extension vs single storey [...] View more