Interior Design Inspiration from London Design Week

If you are looking for interior design inspiration you are spoilt for choice in London. Every year that are numerous shows worthy of your and our attention too. We love to get out and see the latest ideas, materials and products we can include in designs for our clients. I…

New Project in Broadstairs, Kent

We’ve recently been appointed to look at proposals to remodel a house in Broadstairs, Kent, which falls under Thanet District Council. Our client moved down from south-east London for a different quality of life, and is looking to upgrade the existing house with a long term view on implementing the…

Granit Spring Outing 2022

Granit recently took some time out of the office for an inspirational visit to a world-renowned Interior designer and the Battersea Power Station development. Firstly, we took the short trip down to Chelsea and visited Rose Uniacke’s two stores on Pimlico Road. On entering the fabric shop at number 103,…

Customer Satisfaction Survey Highlights 2022

We know happy clients are a key ingredient for Granit to be successful and so we measure customer satisfaction carefully. We’ve had a formal process for measuring customer satisfaction since 2007. The latest version of our annual customer survey was completed in March 2022 and, overall, we are really happy…

We have an in-house professional measured survey capability

At Granit we have an in-house survey team that has invested in the state-of-the-art point cloud technology – the Trimble X7. As Will Turner, Architectural Assistant and surveyor explains: “We have made this investment because we know the importance of ensuring the accuracy of your property and basing your project…

Planning consent in Tring, Hertfordshire

We have recently obtained planning consent to remodel a house in Tring, Hertfordshire, working with Dacorum Borough Council. The existing house is a typical 1960’s dwelling, compact with small rooms and poorly insulated. Our clients wanted to extend and reconfigure the house to make it a more practical beautiful place…

Battersea project on site

If you are planning a building project in Battersea, you may need Wandsworth Council’s permission. Granit has achieved planning consent to extend and fully renovate a Victorian-era home near Battersea Park. The house is on the edge of the Battersea Park Conservation Area, in the middle of an attractive terrace….

Wimbledon project nearing completion

Our project in Wimbledon is nearing completion on site.  The glazing has just been installed at our project in Winbledon, working with Pace Construction to deliver a high quality home. Our client’s brief was to replace a tired, existing extension (see below) with a new rear and side extension to…

Granit is now Employee Owned

Granit has spent the last year transitioning to be 100% employee-owned. With a long term plan for succession planning and incentivising employees to take ownership of the running of the company, directors Robert Wilson and James Munro decided to sell all of their shares to a trust set up to…