Client Guide to Domestic Basement Construction: Version 2

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Published in October 2017

Increasing the size of domestic properties by digging basements has become very popular in recent years. This can involve constructing a new basement under an existing property or the complete redevelopment (demolition and reconstruction) of a property. This client guide describes the key ground engineering aspects associated with the planning of domestic basements so that those proposing to undertake such works will have a realistic idea of what is involved.