5 Things Clients Should Know Before Building

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Embarking on a construction project can be daunting for clients. Here are five crucial things to know before diving in. From understanding the importance of selecting the right designer to navigating the complexities of building regulations, these insights will help ensure a smoother and more successful building experience.

New website launch

We are pleased to announce that our new website has just launched featuring some of our latest projects, information on the practice and guidance to clients.

Building Regulations Updates

On the 1st October 2023 there was a major overhaul of the building control process for higher-risk buildings and wider changes to building regulation procedures including responsibilities of duty holders.

Planning Application Updates

This month (6th December) there will be significant changes to application fees and how applications are handled by local authorities.

Local Bakery in Newbury

As architects deeply invested in community enhancement, we are thrilled to announce the successful construction of a delightful local bakery in the heart of Newbury, as previously reported in the Reading Chronicle.

Tadley Planning Approval

This month we proudly obtained planning permission with Basingstoke Council for the construction of two new dwellings in the vicinity of Tadley in designated countryside. The decision comes after careful consideration of the proposal’s merits and its potential impact on the surrounding community and area. This achievement represents a culmination of our dedication to design excellence, community engagement, and environmental stewardship.