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Planning Permission for a Garden Room

Planning Permission for a Garden Room – Is it required? One of the most frequent questions we are asked is ‘Do I need planning permission for my ‘Garden Room?’ Planning permission is not required provided that… The garden room is used for domestic purposes only The ground area covered by the garden room and any

The Granny Flat - KES Group - SMARTBUILD

The ‘Granny Flat’ – Making Lockdown 2020 Easier…

Lockdown 2020 is now ‘hopefully’ a thing of the past. However, what lock down done for many was make them realise the importance of spending time with their loved ones and how precious time spent together is. In many situations, with loved ones living far away it meant families did not have the opportunity to

Benefits of Modular Construction, KES Group, SMARTBUILD

6 Benefits of Modular Construction

Modular construction has been around a while – it’s not a new thing and it’s something that comes with a ton of benefits! Modular construction, as you may know, is a method of building construction that is based off-site. They’re then manufactured and assembled at the right location. With it, you get a bespoke and

At KES Group, our SmartBuild modular buildings provide you with the opportunity to create a custom-built area, tailored to suit your needs when working from home.

Working from Home – The SMARTBUILD Solution

Working from Home with SMARTBUILD! With every individuals’ lifestyles changing in the last number of months due to the outbreak of COVID-19, it is only right that we take the opportunity now to put plans in place if this may happen again. With most of the businesses near and far having to close, stop operating

Bespoke Modular Build for Dennsion JCB

Dennison JCB

Dennison JCB Dennison JCB came to KES Group requiring a bespoke modular build office, with detailed specification, that could be tailored to suit their building requirements. Dennison JCB pride themselves in offering a complete sales, service and parts offering for JCB construction, industrial and access equipment.  From Telehandlers to Tracked Excavators and Skid Steer Loaders

Granny flats for elderly living

Granny Flats – The solution for elderly living

Government statistics show that the life expectancy of the UK’s population has been on the rise since the 1950s. Therefore, life expectancy is up, and people are living longer. This means that the UK population pyramid over time will show a narrow base and a wide top. Resulting in a larger percentage of people in

Modular changing rooms for Derry City & Strabane District Council

Modular Changing Rooms: What You Need To Know

As a Modular Construction Company, we offer many modular building solutions. With a wide range of building systems for the public sector. This includes modular changing rooms. Since launching Smartbuild back in 2017, we have successfully designed, constructed and delivered bespoke modular changing rooms across the public sector for the likes of Derry City &

Factory floor of offsite construction facility

Is offsite construction the answer to the UK and Ireland’s housing shortage?

It is no secret that with the offsite construction process, it can most certainly play a role in addressing the UK and Ireland’s housing shortage! Government statistics state that the UK needs an additional 120,000 homes each year to overcome the housing shortfall. Where, in Ireland, statistics show that even though there are more new

Care Home vs Granny Flat by KES Group, Modular Building

Care Home Vs Granny Flat

Care Home Vs Granny Flat Unfortunately, due to certain circumstances families are put into situations where they find themselves stepping up to the responsibility of looking after an older member of the family. And let’s be honest, it’s a known fact that this type of responsibility can put a lot pressure and strain on the

With SmartBuild, Modular construction offers sustainable environment eco-friendly buildings

3 Reasons Why Modular Buildings are Sustainable

Sustainability is so important in the modern world, and more and more businesses are looking for ways of being able to promote sustainability. There are plenty of things you can do in your business to try to be more sustainable. One of the best ways of actioning something like this is to embrace the use