us to arrange a free initial visit to your property to check suitability
of your site and to ascertain your needs. (Consider our section
Factors and Decisions below.)
Think about where you might like key items in your kitchen , eg.
sink and cooker, before our visit.
Photos and measurements will be taken on this visit to help us provide
you with a quote.
We will need a second visit for the Builder to see your site.
Quotation for extension build, and basic lay-out based on visits,
sent to you.
On your acceptance of quotation the first payment will be required.
Detailed survey and discussion with you to enable final drawings
to be made.
Your signed agreement of detailed build specification and design.
Planning Application if required sent to the Local Authority.
On receipt of succesful planning application party wall matters
When party wall award is in place construction will start on a mutually
further 4 payments
to be made in stages during the project.
and decisions that will impact on your final design.
I extend alone or with my neighbour?
wide is my existing sidespace?
high is my existing ceiling?
is the difference in height from the front of my house to
the back ?
I want a w.c. in the new space?
to hall / access. Make secure
doorways and openings where applicable.
of garden items in close proximity
of build, to safe distance / storage.
of internal space and old
wall / insertion of supporting steels.
wall build either with neighbour or on your land only.
of internal space to finished white shell.
of kitchen cupboards and appliances if required.
very end of the project can be a frustrating time. Building work
will always require a “snagging stage”. We will project
manage the build through this “snagging stage” to make
sure that the work is successfully finished.
Depending on our involvement with your kitchen, appliances and garden,
we can offer the same attention to detail in these areas too.
basic guide cost for a sidespace extension is around
plus VAT. This will vary according to the size and suitability of
your existing space. This would give you a finished space all inclusive
to our specification but without your choice of flooring, kitchen
cabinets, worktops , appliances and installation of these. We can
help you with your choice of units and appliances etc. to achieve
your look in a cost effective way using standard, mid or high end
You may be happy with your existing garden and we would make sure
that it is conserved as much as possible, or you may like to have
it redesigned to complete the feel. Whichever way, we can help you
to reach your goal within your budget.
Prices are illustrative only, and nothing on this site in any way
constitutes a contract.
sidespace extension, to our specification, includes
Project Manager, Designer, Structural Engineer, Local Planning Dept.
costs and certificates.
District Surveyor and Building Completion Certifcate.
Underfloor heating wherever possible.
High specification Schüco aluminium sliding doors, powder coated
to any RAL colour.
Bespoke rooflights, usually 3,
with high performance glass.
Designed internal kitchen doors to cellar / front room / hall, all
to meet fire regulations.
Up to 25 low voltage
downlighters, including transformers and 6
Galvanised guttering and down pipes.
Slate or 3 layer
felt roof with lead flashing.
Telephone point and concealed cabling for speakers.
Access protection to your site.
Reinstatement of access and work areas. (Garden and hallway.)
Skips and disposal.
Kitchen shell to a white painted finish on walls, ceiling and 4
inch / 10 cm skirting
Making good architraves / disturbed woodwork.
Standard plumbing and electrical work.
Vacuum, dust and window clean throughout the house on completion
of the project.
costs and services.
of existing kitchen if required for re-use.
Kitchen cabinets, worktops, appliances, extractor fan/hood etc.
Installation of kitchen cabinets, worktops etc.
New central heating boiler and installation if required.
Floor covering / finish : wood, polished concrete and tiles etc.
Mood / Architectural lighting.
Tiles and tiling.
Specialist paint and paint effects, large photographic prints and
trompe l’oeil etc.
Redecoration of surrounding areas i.e. living room etc.
Downstairs toilet build, sanitary ware, plumbing, drainage and flooring.
Design and project management for garden.
Cost of garden implementation, materials and stock.
Wall Surveyor, usually about £2600.
Will need to be instructed and paid by you.
(We can suggest a Party Wall Surveyor if required.)
What we do not do.
Store your kitchen cabinets, worktops or appliances if you are reusing
Set up a temporary kitchen. (We are very happy to advise how this
might work best.)
Disassemble your temporary kitchen or move you back into your new