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“Don’t Move…Improve” Contest Shortlist. London

March 6, 2020

Have a look at these incredible home renovation projects that were short-listed in the coveted 2020 “Don’t move, Improve” contest.   There are 25 projects shortlisted to win this year’s Don’t Move, Improve! contest – an annual awards programme...

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Ashton Kutcher surprises his mom with …a basement 

Ashton Kutcher surprises his Mum with …a basement 

February 28, 2020

  We love this story… it’s not only heart-tugging from a mother-son perspective, but for us, as specialist basement conversion experts, it’s even more exciting.     With the help of Houzz and an interior designer, Ashton converted a...

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Basement Ventilation

How do I make sure my basement is well ventilated?

February 21, 2020

Ventilating your basement, whether you are in Fulham, Knightsbridge, Kensington, Wandsworth or anywhere in the London or the UK is one of the most important considerations when converting your basement into a habitable, living space.   Basements, given...

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Let there be light… in your basement

February 7, 2020

The word ‘basement’ often conjures up images of darkness, dinginess and fear… well, if you are a movie buff that is. However, in our world, basements are literally a dream come true. They are a...

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And the winner is… 

January 24, 2020

We thought we’d start the new year with some inspiration… Every year, The Daily Telegraph and Homebuilding & Renovating team up to find the best individual homes the UK has to offer, from the finest self builds to sensitive...

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SDA Build London featured in Period Living Magazine

January 17, 2020

We are delighted to share that our home restoration and refurbishment project has been featured in the February 2020 edition of Period Living Magazine.   You can have a sneak preview of the magazine or purchase it here....

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Smart Ways to Keep Renovation and Build Costs under Control

December 27, 2019

Whether you are undertaking a house extension in Chelsea, or a basement conversion in Kensington or a general home modernisation project in London, budget is likely to play a crucial part in your decision making...

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Recognise these? 5 Common Side Effects of Doing a Renovation

December 13, 2019

We love some of the articles in Houzz…they’re interesting, practical and relatable, like this one on the ‘side effects’ of a home renovation project.    “Living through major building works isn’t easy. Even if you’ve planned...

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Basement Excavations and Conversions in Chelsea and Westminster

April 18, 2019

If you live in the Chelsea & Kensington area, then you know that it’s all about basements. You’ve probably seen your friends and neighbours, like Jemima Khan and Andrew Lloyd undertake home renovation projects with...

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Basement in Chelsea … How much should I budget?

April 12, 2019

The title of this article is wrong. The words ‘budget’ and ‘Chelsea’ cannot be in the same sentence. If you are considering building a basement in the Chelsea or Kensington areas, we recommend that you...

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