Alterations and Extensions
We have extensive experience in the structural design of alterations, refurbishments and extensions. This may range from a single beam to allow removal of load-bearing wall, through to a major remodelling of an existing building.
We are also experienced in the design of basements.
How we can help:
Our involvement will depend on the level of complexity, but typically we would:
Make a site visit if necessary
Undertake the structural design of the elements required - considering both the strength and stiffness requirements
Check the lateral stability of the structure
Prepare a set of drawings and specifications showing the structural requirements
Design any steelwork connections required – we do not charge extra for this service
Prepare any reinforcement detailing drawings needed – we will include this in our fixed fees
Prepare a set of calculations that should be submitted to building control or an approved inspector
We are committed to deliver a high quality and bespoke service for all of our clients no matter the size or complexity of the project.
If you have a building alteration or extension which requires a local structural engineer, contact our team today.
How We're Keeping You Safe:
In order to keep our clients and staff safe, we will still be wearing the necessary PPE and face masks during any visits. If you have any concerns about a site visit, please contact us as we can find alternatives to allow our structural design to be carried out in a way that you feel comfortable with. You can find out more about our ongoing working practices here.
What our clients say
"I recommend Modulus every time a structural engineer is needed as we are long established roofing contractors."
- Darryl Moran, Moran Roofing