Home Renovation Specialists CLPM

Home Renovation Specialists

CLPM are home renovation specialists. We don’t design, and we don’t build, but we have a deep understanding of both disciplines. As such we can offer independent, specialist advice and can help organise almost every element of your home renovation building project for you. CLPM are a construction project consultancy. We work with industry professionals and for…

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Building Project Insurance – Protect Yourself and Your Home

Building project insurance should be a key part of every major building project, but we find it’s something that’s often overlooked by our clients. Many people carrying out a self-build or renovation project just don’t give building project insurance a second thought. This is because they incorrectly believe that their builders will have all the…

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Building Project Snagging and Defects: Part 2 – What is a Defects Liability Period?

In this blog, the second of 2 blogs dealing with building project snagging and defects, James Bryden, CLPM’s Managing Director explains what a Defects Liability Period is. He also describes how to best go about approaching the Defects Liability Period, to ensure you get it right. In our last blog we talked about the snagging…

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Building Project Snagging and Defects: Part 1 – The Snagging Process

What is meant by building project snagging? In this blog, the first of 2 blogs dealing with building project snagging and defects, James Bryden, CLPM’s Managing Director explains what a snag is. He also describes how to best go about snagging for building projects, to ensure you get it right. Snagging is a term used…

Reclaiming vat on self build projects

Reclaiming vat on self build projects – Part 1 New Homes

Reclaiming VAT on self build projects doesn’t need to be confusing. However, it’s very important that you do your homework and understand the basics regarding the VAT reclaim process before you proceed with your self-build project. Get it right and you can save yourself tens of thousands of pounds, get it wrong and you will…