We are very lucky to be able to work on basement projects on some stunning properties across London and the South East. Back in 2018 we were engaged to work on a fantastic project in Hampstead, London. It was quite a large and ambitious project but...

Is it too late to be wishing everyone a Happy New Year? We hope you all had a wonderful festive break and the bump back down to office/everyday life hasn’t been too traumatic. We have been working on some new and exciting projects which are a...

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our friends, family, readers and clients the happiest of Christmases. This year has seen its fair share of challenges, what with Brexit putting the frighteners up everyone, but it’s also been a year of...

There aren’t enough organisations that will help maintain the standards some of us strive to achieve. We have a long standing relationship with ASUC, spanning more than a decade and we’ve seen the great things they’ve achieved in such a short time, that’s why we...

When developing basement installation projects it is common for the excavation team to come across interesting things buried in the earth. As most basement digging is done by hand these archaeological findings often cause a lot of intrigue for the workers. In London our teams tend...

As the leading Basement Design specialists in London we have submitted hundreds (possibly thousands) of planning applications. We’ve spoken before about how difficult it can be in the different London Boroughs. If you’ve been to our blog before you’ll know that a basement isn’t always the...

Planning has changed. It’s had to. There are so many different ways of improving and developing your home now that the old planning rules didn’t quite cover – and sometimes this has led to people taking advantage and over-developing their properties. This isn’t something we...

Do you remember when they said that the basement ‘trend’ was coming to an end in 2007? Well, according to research undertaken by Halifax Britain saw 183% rise in planning applications for basement extensions in 2017. This comes as no surprise as the cost of moving...