Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to move out during construction?

No, we use specialist construction techniques so that you can remain in your home whilst the works are in progree.

Do I need an existing cellar?

No, we can construct a new build basement where there is no cellar.

How much height is required for the basement?

A minimum height of 2.2 m will be provided to create a comfortable space.

Do I need planning permission?

Yes, but we will undertake the design process with you and submit the planning permission on your behalf.

Do I need to inform my neighbours about the basement construction?

Yes, our party wall surveyor will prepare the party wall awards for you.

What does the CED Environmental Basements logo represent?

The CED logo represents the 3-dimensional orbital path of a particle under vibration.