While many builders will be able to offer guidance on planning permission and building regulation, it is important that you have done your own research and are fully aware of your obligations. Get advice on separating the good guys from the bad and go in to your project feeling relaxed, reassured and ready to start.
Visit the Find a Builder Clinic at Build It Live where experts can guide you through the process of finding the right builder for your project (and avoid the cowboys!) This is the chance for self-builders to gain top tips on the do’s and don’ts of hiring tradesmen. The Clinic is run in association with the Accreditus Register who can explain the benefits of taking the time to choose the right builder – in fact they can even help you find one!