If you are thinking to renovate your property to add space and value, read this blog post first.
Here are the top 5 deadly mistakes London homeowners make when renovating their houses and how to avoid them.
Always use qualified architects or planning consultants – working with professionals is an investment not a cost.
Always get the statutory consents prior to building works. Planning permission and building regulations approval are the consents needed for most building work or for the change of use of a building or piece of land.
Always serve party wall notices on your neighbours.
Always check the insurance and references of the contractors, and get a building contract. Alternatively, appoint an architecture company to act as the contract administrator on your behalf.
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Always inform your home insurance company before any work begins.
Did you know that more than 3 million homeowners in Britain suffer from unqualified draftsmen, rogue builders and untrustworthy tradesmen?
If you avoid these 5 deadly mistakes you will move your project forward as quickly as possible.
If you consult qualified professionals to add comfort, space and value to your home, you will be sheltered from any displeasure and most importantly loss of extra cash.
If you have any questions about renovating or extending your property, and want to learn more about home renovation tips, then call us now on 0203 793 7878 or send me an e-mail. We’d be happy to help.
As you probably already know that we have successfully completed 500+ extension and renovation projects to date. Our expertise have helped hundreds of London homeowners and you will not be the exception!