Welcome to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ page). Below, we have tried to answer the most common questions visitors to our Web site may have. If you find that your question is not answered on this page, please fill out the request form found here, or via any of the channels listed on the homepage, Thank you.
Question: I see your company is based in Shropshire, I live in London, what area does your company cover?
Answer: Generally we cover Shropshire and the bordering counties but we have worked much further afield, this would depend on the size of the project in question and also the financial viability for both parties. We would ask you to contact us directly for further consultation.
Question: What types of projects do you undertake, is it just residential design work you do?
Answer: Although we have expertise in residential design we have undertaken commercial projects both large and small, educational centers, healthcare buildings and others including industrial sites and leisure facilities, you can see some representations of our work here.
Question: Do you have liability insurance?
Answer: Yes we have full public, employer & product design liability insurance valued to cover all projects we undertake up to one million pounds.
Question: Can you provide me with references for work you have carried out and can I visit a completed project to see for myself?
Answer: Yes we are happy to provide references, and we can arrange for suitable site visits if requested.
Question: I’m considering the possibility of building a new bungalow, can you provide me with an estimate?
Answer: We can provide you with a rough typical cost based on the total floor area of the development, but we would advise that this may vary greatly from a more ‘fine tuned’ and accurate estimate which would be subject to approved drawings and specifications. We do also provide a ‘design & build’ service.
Question: I have outline planning for several new properties but so far I have gone no further. Can you help at this stage?
Answer: Yes, we have a design team with over forty years professional experience, so we are well placed to assist in developing your ideas for the project. We can produce all the necessary drawings for submission to gain full planning approval and liaise with relevant service departments before our work starts on site.
Question: I have planning permission for a new extension on my house but no building regulations approval, I am keen to get started, can your company offer assistance in this area?
Answer: Yes, we often take up projects at this stage and can offer services covering design checking and quantity surveying through to full project management and/or production of drawings and documentation for submission to building control. We can also put together tender packages, works programs and organize environmental surveys such as ground investigation or radon risk assessment.