Ways to Weatherproof Your Home

Ways to Weatherproof Your Home

There are countless things that go into creating a comfortable home you can take pride in. Weatherproofing is one of those things you might initially overlook, but it’s crucial that you take the necessary steps before British wind, rain and snow can damage your...
A Brief History of Building Materials

A Brief History of Building Materials

Whether your project is on a large or small scale, the materials you use are going to be instrumental to its success. As structural engineers in Devon and Cornwall, we are always working with different materials and appreciate how their varying properties contribute...
How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Energy prices are going up, so ensuring no household energy is wasted is at the forefront of many of our minds. Making everyday changes (and some more significant ones) in your home can go a long way to helping reduce your energy bills in the long run as well as being...
Permitted Development FAQs

Permitted Development FAQs

With all the terms and conditions that come along with Permitted Development Rights, it can be easy to get confused about what you do and do not need planning permission for. As structural engineers in Devon and Cornwall, we often see people ask questions about...
A Guide to Building Regulations

A Guide to Building Regulations

The Building Regulations are a set of minimum standards that your building project must adhere to in order to ensure your building is safe while also meeting requirements for higher standards of living. In this guide, we’re going to be outlining what the key...