10 Expert Tips for Choosing an Architect for your next project

November 24, 2021

"We do not really decide what we want the next building to be until it is done." - John Ruskin In choosing an architect for your next project, keep the following in mind. First, give yourself some time: you'll need to find one with a variety of talents and skillsets. Second, remember that architects work…

Boris Launches £3 Billion Regeneration of Elephant and Castle

July 16, 2019

The start of August saw work begin on a development which forms part of a £3billion regeneration plan for the London area of Elephant and Castle. Work on One the Elephant was launched by London Major Boris Johnson and sees the construction of an impressive 37 storey residential tower that will offer housing with stunning…

London in Drastic Shortage of Housing to Meet Demand

July 16, 2019

London is set to fall significantly short of meeting the demand for housing in the coming years according to London Councils, the body which represents 33 of the capital’s local authorities. In order to keep up with the demand for new housing in London, they state that more than 800,000 new homes need to be…

Laying a Foundation: How to Choose the Right One

July 16, 2019

There are many different types of foundation that can be used to build your property or extension on, and it is important to know which will be the best solution for you. Variables such as soft ground, closeness of trees and drains, as well as wind speed, all affect what type of foundation you should…

A Guide to Sheet Piling

July 16, 2019

Sheet piling is fundamentally used to provide temporary and permanent walls and is incredibly advantageous for use within the construction industry. When used as a temporary wall, sheet piling can prevent any cave-ins when construction is taking place in a confined space. This offers protection for any workers carrying out work in the vicinity of…