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Before you get building work done on your property, Contour Architectural Designs (“Contour”) have put together some guidance notes on appointing a builder and things that you should check prior to work starting. The following steps should help you save time, money and stress when you’re preparing to get building work, renovations or repairs done on your home. They’ll also help you avoid problems with builders, plumbers or other contractors, e.g. decorators and electricians.

In this document, Contour also provide some important information that you should be aware of while construction is taking place, and at completion. This includes information on what your chosen building contractor should undertake during the works and what certificates you should be provided once complete. We have also provided a list of important contact numbers and details should it be required.

Important: the guidance on this information sheet is of a general nature, and is correct as of September 2018. You should always ensure that specific advice is given in relation to your project and the property on which the works are proposed.

Click on the Read More link to view this article in full, or you can download a copy of our pre-construction information sheet here

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