Loader
 

Author: admin

In the 44 years since U&M was founded in North London, we've gradually built up a wide range of construction services. Besides the underpinning and piling that's always been central to U&M, we also offer services ranging from basement construction to structural repair work. In...

Charterbuild is the division of the U&M Group that offers expert services for Structural Repair. Whether your problem involves structural movement, cracking, or repair and refurbishment of your home or commercial property, you're in safe hands with Charterbuild. What is a Structural Repair? Structural repairs are normally...

If for some reason the foundations of your home (or any building) become inadequate to keep the structure stable, you have a choice between risking it collapsing in the end or having the foundations underpinned. This house underpinning process can be quite expensive (although it...

All buildings need foundations to prevent them collapsing, and this shouldn't be a problem for a new building. However, various things can happen to a building over its lifetime, and it's possible that the original foundations won't be adequate for the new circumstances. In these cases,...

If you've just returned to this website, you may have noticed that it looks very different from your last visit. Yes, we've updated our site. The old one has served us very well for several years, but website design is progressing all the time, and...

Buildings aren’t designed to last in perfect condition forever — and anyone who managed to solve that problem would probably corner the market. When a building has a wall crack or becomes weaker or unstable, it requires structural repairs if it’s going to continue functioning So...

Buildings aren’t designed to last in perfect condition forever — and anyone who managed to solve that problem would probably corner the market. When a building has a wall crack or becomes weaker or unstable, it requires structural repairs if it’s going to continue functioning So...

March 2021 Since the start of this pandemic, some 12 months ago, the Underpin & Makegood Group have rigidly followed all UK Government and Public Health England guidance and have reopened sites in a controlled and safe manner, with due consideration for our clients, staff...

Unlike most countries, homes in the UK don't usually have a basement, especially if they've been built in the past hundred years. Even when there is a basement, it's often used as nothing more than storage space. However, with property so expensive these days, it can...

If you don't live close to a river or coast, you might think you home is safe from flooding. However surface water and flood damage can get anywhere after heavy rain, and your home could be in danger, whatever its location. There are steps you...