FAQ

At Morgan Contractors we promise nothing but the best in terms of technical know how, skilled tradesmen and materials. We provide a wide range of residential and commercial services to cover all kinds of refurbishing projects (inclusive of plumbing, heating, electrical, painting, plastering and decorating; kitchen and bathroom installations, remodeling, flooring and tiling and loft conversions). Our expertise covers interior and exterior renovations for residential and commercial properties. Below you will find answers to some of the most common questions asked. If you cannot find the answer to your questions in our FAQ section, please give us a call – we will respond quickly to your enquiry.

Q. How will my renovation project be handled by your company?

At Morgan Contractors we adhere to the highest standards of quality and we deliver to our client the best available materials in a very cost effective manner. Our experts will conduct an onsite evaluation and then put together a project management plan that focuses on the best techniques to be used and the most suitable materials to be used. Our project management team will ensure smooth operation of the project to a strict timeline.

We provide the client with a thorough and detail oriented schedule of proposed work. A tedious process no doubt, but one that we insist on providing as a service to our clients. With a firm schedule in hand detailing the project management plan, the job will proceed without delay.

The project coordinator will continue to brief the client at periodic intervals. This system lets the client know we have his best interests at heart and that the project is being managed professionally.

Q. How will a residential painting job be done and what about our daily living conditions?

We pride ourselves on having a team of highly skilled professionals who are well trained to handle with care and provide protection for the numerous pieces of property inside the room to be painted. Usually a certain amount of wall repair will be required and needs to be factored into the plan.

The family’s living needs during the time the work is in progress will be considered. All walkways, floor, carpets and skirting will be protected against splattering and damage while the work is being carried out. The entire job will be carried out in a manner that affords the family the maximum privacy possible.

Q. how long will it take to complete a signal story extension?

Depending on the size of your conversion, building work is normally completed within four to six weeks. The expected time scale of your conversion will be confirmed to you before work commences on your property.

Q. How long will you take to complete the loft conversion project?

A typical loft conversion generally takes anywhere from 5-8 weeks but it could take longer depending on the nature of the project and the work involved. Each project is different and clients’ requirements differ as well.

Q. Will I require planning permission for my loft conversion and can you help me?

Depending on the scope of the project, planning permission may be required as outlined in building regulations. We can help you with regard to obtaining planning permission when required or provide you with the necessary information should you wish to obtain permission on your own.

The general guideline is that any kind of alteration to the roof and installation of dormer windows will require planning permission. However, this depends on the location of the property and the work to be carried out. It is advisable to check with the planning commission and building authority in your town before going ahead with a loft conversion.

Q. How much will remodeling my kitchen cost?

An investment in remodeling a kitchen will depend on several factors including dimensions of the kitchen, the type of cabinets you choose and new appliances needed among others. Give us a call and we will be happy to come down and take a look at your kitchen, take measurements and discuss the plans you have in mind. Then we will provide you with advise on cabinet, counter top and appliance options. Our experts will provide you with an estimated budget figure that can be added to or subtracted from, depending on your budget and final choices.

The general guideline is that any kind of alteration to the roof and installation of dormer windows will require planning permission. However, this depends on the location of the property and the work to be carried out. It is advisable to check with the planning commission and building authority in your town before going ahead with a loft conversion.

Q. What does gas safe register mean?

Gas Safe Register is actually an organization that monitors gas safety and a certificate issued by a Gas Safe registered engineer is a must for all property owners in the United Kingdom.

At Morgan Contractors we treat your property like we would our own! Contact us today to discuss your next remodeling or renovation project.