About Basement Masters & Our Services
Are Basement Masters experienced in basement conversions?
Are Basement Masters recognised by any reputable trade organizations?
What services do Basement Masters offer?
Can you guarantee your work?
Yes, all our work is covered by a 10 year guarantee (Not Insurance Back). If you require an insurance back guarantee we can arrange quotations. Your deposit can also be covered by the insurance company
Are you insured to carry out work on my premises?
Can I see a completed conversion?
Why should I choose Basement Masters to convert my basement?
Planning & Legal Queries
Who will arrange my plans and planning permission?
Do I need planning permission?
What is Building Regulations and will I need approval?
What is a Party Wall Notice and will I need to serve?
The Party Wall Act provides the framework for the resolution of any neighbour related construction issues. It cannot be used by your neighbour as a means to prevent you installing a basement.
Do I need an existing cellar space or basement?
No, you do not need an existing cellar or basement area below your existing property. Complete basements can and have been installed without the need for this, in fact most of our basements have been installed where no previous space existed below the property.
How much will a basement conversion cost?
Does the cost include the architect and engineer design services?
How quickly can work commence?
How long will it take for a basement to be completed?
How long do the legal and planning aspects normally take?
How disruptive is the work? Can we still live in the property during the work?
A full retro basement installation is a major construction project on your home but with our past experience, knowledge, and co-operative approach, disruption is kept to the absolute minimum.
The site access and entry area is hoarded off from the rest of your home. We will have separate temporary rest room facilities. Noise and dust pollution will be kept to the absolute minimum, your Health & Safety is of paramount concern.