Fire and Smoke Alarms – Changes to the Law in Scotland

Just in case some of you haven’t seen the recent issue of Scottish Government policy on Home Fire Safety, please follow the links below to find out more. These changes to the law will come into force in February 2021 and will apply to all homes in Scotland. In a nutshell, every home will require:… Read more »

Office Reception Remodel

You may remember the reception fitout that we posted some pics of a few weeks ago? Well this week, before any new movement limitations may be introduced, I was invited by our client, SJS Property Services to come and visit to see the ‘finished product’, as they are so delighted with the new space. What… Read more »

New Clubhouse

Now that the new Clay courts are complete, Peebles Tennis Club are turning their attention to the New Clubhouse. The proposals are now submitted for a Planning Application, which is due for a decision in the coming weeks. In the words of Club Secretary Anne McKinnon: “Peebles Tennis Club currently has a clubhouse which is… Read more »

Finishing Touches

A small development of 7 houses has been completed in recent months on a windfall infill site in Lymm. A few finishing touches are currently being made by the Developer Forward Properties in order to refine the garden landscaping. To enhance the street scene a set of new trees have been planted to the front gardens, which add… Read more »

New Entrance & Ancillary Spaces

A detached family dwelling in the Scottish Borders sees New Entrance & Ancillary Spaces progress to give a greater sense of arrival to the property where once the entrance was obscured. The scope of works includes: a timber clad garage extension new entrance porch to accommodate the trappings of a busy family life with generous, separate… Read more »

Villa Takes Shape

The brightly coloured steel frame for a new Villa takes shape along the Cheshire / Greater Manchester border. cb3 Design is working to deliver the project in partnership with the original design team based in Stockholm. The design is a bespoke commission to replace an older property. The images show the completed Steel Frame in… Read more »

Liverpool : 10 Years On

Liverpool : 10 Years On. Liverpool’s Capital of Culture year in 2008 saw completion of the cb3 design’s Botanic Park Sports & Changing Pavilion. A revisit this week shows the building now coming up to its 10th birthday. 10 years on, a few minor modifications have been made since completion; but otherwise the building with its distinctive… Read more »

LABC Awards for 2017 Projects

We are pleased see this recently completed house renovation & extension be put forward for an award in the LABC Awards 2017. The judges highly commended the project, which consists of a whole house renovation & rear extension. The team at Warrington Borough Council LABC nominated this residential home in the Northwest Region in the… Read more »