To help you understand how Bishop Building Projects work we have created this simple FAQ (frequently asked questions) to keep you informed. We are an experienced family run building business and above all, we are friendly and approachable.
If you would like to meet with us to discuss your building project or building requirements we would be more than happy to do this for you.
This is only a brief FAQ and If you cannot find an answer to your building project question please use our enquiry form.
Where are we based?
We are centrally located in Bexleyheath and can deliver building projects throughout, Greater London, Kent and the South East of England.
What areas does your building service cover?
We cover all London post codes for our building services, along with Greater London, Kent and the South East.
How do we arrange a quotation?
You can complete our online enquiry form or call Martin or Clive on any of the numbers listed on the contact page.
Does your quotation include the cost of materials?
Yes, our quote includes the cost of all materials.
Are you insured?
Bishop Building Projects are insured for 10 million public liability & contractors all risks.
Do you do emergency call outs?
Bishop Building Projects are pleased to carry out emergency call outs, please call Martin or Clive to discuss.
Do you have Corgi Plumbers and NICEIC Electricians?
Bishop Building Projects have a number of qualified professional trades people, this includes Corgi plumbers and NICEIC electricians.
What drawings and plans do I need to begin work?
You do not require any plans or drawings to start work as Bishop Building Projects can provide these. Alternatively we can use plans supplied by yourself.
How do I find out what building controls and planning permissions I might need?
You can easily find out about all the latest regulations and current building controls by discussing this with one of the partners at Bishop Building Projects.
Should I hire an architect or engineer and how do I find one?
Bishop Building Projects have forged strong working relationships with a number of architects and structural engineers that we can use on your building project.
Do I need to buy the fittings for my bathroom or kitchen?
Bishop Building Projects can supply any number of fittings in a range of finishes and styles to suit most applications. We will also happily use fittings provided by yourself, subject to compatibility.
How can I pay?
Bishop Building Projects will accept payment with cheque / cash or BACS.
Are you a member of any trade association or guild?
We are a member of the UK Trades Confederation (UKTC).
Do you have references we can contact?
We have a number of references and can certainly show you examples of our completed work in and around London and surrounding areas. It may be possible to view certain projects as they are finished, if you would like this opportunity please contact us and we will arrange.
Do you sign contract for the jobs?
We can put JCT contracts in place for any job, this option is available on request and carries an additional cost to the client.