July 31, 2017
I was exhibiting recently at the Home-building & Renovating Show at Sandown Park and met many potential Self-Builders.
There seemed to be a common theme which was “what does a Project Manager actually do, how do I know that I need one, and how can I justify the cost?”
So you have decided the scope of works, found the builder at the right cost and are going to protect yourself by placing him under contract. In theory, this is all going in the right direction, but there are banana skins that you need to consider.
If you have specified...
So you know what you are building, how much it will cost, and to a large extent how you are going to build it. What about “how long will it take”?
The next logical task is to create a programme of works, and if you are employing a main contractor, whether under contract...
April 12, 2017
It is many peoples dream; to either build your own home or to change the one you have, but there is so much to learn and understand, “so where do I start”, I hear you cry.
I have written two books and compiled an ever evolving Ebook store on the subject, all to be found...
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Your 5 Step Check List
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Major Renovations in Oxfordshire
New Build in Surrey
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