Architectural Services

Building Surveys

Measured building surveys using the latest Leica equipment to provide highly accurate drawings.

Pre Application Planning Advice

Sketch schemes

Research of past planning applications

Initial desktop feasibility studies of prospective sites

Permitted Development Applications

Working with the guidelines set out in the General Permitted Development Order 1995, we can show you the possibilities of extending your home without the need for planning permission.We can  apply for a Certificate of Proposed Lawful Development/Use to the local authority on your behalf so that you have documentary evidence that your project, at the time of construction did not require planning permission.

Planning Applications

Full residential and commercial planning applications submitted promptly and efficiently.

Drawing on our established working relationships with the following local planning authorities ensures applications are dealt with professionally and with the least amount of issues

Wakefield Metropolitan District Council   Leeds City Council 

Bradford Metropolitan District Council  Kirklees Metropolitan Council   

Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council   Selby District Council

Harrogate Borough Council   City of York Council   Barnsley Metropolitan Council

Building Regulations Applications

We work collaboratively  with Wakefield Building Control as an LABC (Local Authority Building Control) Partner to ensure building regulation applications can be processed in the most efficient way.

You can also use Approved Inspectors, should you wish.

Project Management

We offer a full commercial and residential Project management service to ensure that your project runs smoothly from concept to completion. SK Design can visit site and meet with your contractor to provide a report of progress versus programme, supply site record photographs during the construction phase.

Contractor Selection Advice

We  don’t directly recommend contractors but can supply details of reputable company’s who have worked on past SK Design projects.

We strongly recommend at least 3 prices are sought through the tender process.

Structural Engineer & Surveyor

SK Design has excellent collaborative relationships with a variety of construction industry professionals – from structural engineers and quantity surveyors through to environmental

consultants and 3D visualisation specialists – ensuring that the appropriate and relevant information and expertise is available throughout your project.

Steel work design & Calculations

Complex foundation design

Retaining Walls,  Connection details

Reinforced concrete structures and bending bar schedules

Structural surveys and inspections

Party Wall Agreements\Disputes

Dilapidation surveys, RICS Condition reports