At Berrywood Contractors Ltd, we specialise in all aspects of carpentry, from pitching roofs and kitchen fitting, to timber property extensions and home renovations. We believe in delivering exceptional care to our Oxted customers and provide a reliable and honest service. On this page, we have included some of the most frequently-asked questions that we receive on loft conversions, property renovations and home refurbishments.
If you have a question that hasn’t been answered below, do not hesitate to call us.
Which areas in the South East do you cover?
Based in East Grinstead, Berrywood Contractors Ltd work in the surrounding Surrey, West Sussex and West London areas, including locations such as Fulham, Chelsea, Kensington, Wimbledon, Oxted and Putney. If you are a homeowner in these regions interested in property extensions, home renovations or refurbishments, call us today to arrange a free no-obligation consultation.
Is your team qualified?
Yes, our employees are City & Guilds qualified in carpentry and joinery. We provide ongoing training and ensure our tradesmen have the training relevant to the services they perform. Oxted, Caterham, Westerham and other South East customers can also feel confident knowing that our team boasts over 50 years of combined experience in loft conversions, property renovations and home refurbishments.
Is planning permission needed for loft conversions?
Not always. It is often possible to convert your loft or attic under lawful development (Permitted Development Rights), when the work is contained within your existing property. At Berrywood Contractors Ltd we are knowledgeable in the latest PDRs. If any structural changes are required on your Oxted property, we can speak with local authorities and help you gain the relevant permission.
Do I need an architect for property extensions?
Not necessarily. We offer full turnkey solutions and carry out all aspects of property extensions, home refurbishments, property renovations and loft conversions from start to finish. This includes everything from design and planning, to sourcing materials and undertaking carpentry, joinery and brickwork.
What types of property extensions can I add to my property?
There are numerous types of extensions you can have added to your property, including; single, double or multiple storey extensions, side, front or rear extensions, loft conversions and basement conversions. A rear and side extension is popular amongst Oxted homeowners, for creating bigger kitchens and new dining space.
Can I have home renovations and property extensions done at the same time?
Yes. We often get asked to undertake home refurbishments, property renovations and extensions at the same time. Due to having a team with such a variety of skills and expertise, we are happy to undertake all manners of property work for homeowners.
Do you undertake home refurbishments?
Yes. As well as the large-scale home renovations we carry out, our team is equally passionate about performing bespoke home refurbishments for customers in Oxted and the surrounding areas. Whether you require a new kitchen fitted, wall tile replacements in your bathroom or general carpentry services, we have all your refurbishment needs covered.