James interviews Ash, A first time homeowner that bought a property in London and completely renovated it with his friends. Don't forget the Akiva Toolkit is launching 31st October www.akivatoolkit.com
James talks about the best ways to communicate with your builder using modern methods of communication, he talks about the an exciting launch of the "Toolkit" which will help homeowners save time and money!
James explains why patience is a virtue when working with building companies. After speaking with many building companies James describes the two types of customers that builders face and the difference between the two.
James talks to Sebastian of The London Kitchen company, about kitchens and why you need a professional kitchen fitter to fit your kitchen. He talks about the common issues people experience, and how to avoid them. Sorry about his cat in the background!
This week James speaks to Dean from Loughton construction Ltd. Based in Essex. A third family generation building company Who has kept their traditional values. (Please note that for legal reasons a company discussed by James and Dean has had it's name bleeped.)
On this episode we speak to Chartered Surveyor Tim Parrett on topics such as the steps a homeowner needs to go through to build an extension, planning permission, building control, poor workmanship and more. Get your note pad ready!