London Design and Build Companies

Planning a renovation project or building your own home can mean involving a lot of different companies, contractors and professionals, making everything a bit of a struggle to stay on top of. One way to cut out a couple of middlemen is to use London design and build contractors to build and design a house or a few rooms; handling your project from design and planning right through to construction. Hiring a design and build firm in London will make it so much easier if you plan to build your own house from scratch as they can work with you through every step of the process, without having to switch from architect, to designer, to builder, to stylist and back again. Design and build contracts have become more and more common as homeowners look to find more efficient ways of building custom homes, and you can find a whole list of London design and build contractors right here on Houzz if you’d like to find out more about hiring a design and build company. More
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We are a family run business that have been building kitchen extensions and loft conversions for many years. We... Read More
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  • Northwood HA6 3AA, Greater London
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High End, Full Service Design and Build Firm | Based in London
At Progressive Design, we set ourselves the very highest standards, not just on craftsmanship, but also in terms...
  • 07403 934531
We are a vibrant team of architectural designers and project managers, passionate about great service and... Read More
  • 020 7495 6561
  • London SW9 9AJ, Greater London
London Design Duo Creating Exceptional Homes Inside & Out
We create inspiring living spaces, designed, constructed and meticulously planned to maximise contemporary living...
  • 020 3871 3269
Obespoke bring an array of interior design and build services to the table but we like to start at the drawing... Read More
  • 020 3870 3161
  • london sw100xa
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Designing Distinctive & Playful Homes Across London
From interior design and architecture to design & build to project management, our process is design-led at every...
  • 07481 347276
Making World Beautiful is a young, innovative, London based, high-end design and renovation company. We bring new... Read More
  • 020 3633 4445
  • London E15 2FT, Greater London
Dynamic Design Boutique Specialising in Harmonious Interiors
Michelle designs unique interiors across a full spectrum of styles. She takes a holistic approach to create...
  • 020 3697 0437
At Aflux Designs, we love the art of turning something from the mundane and old to the bespoke and new! We always... Read More
  • 07403 934588
  • London SW5 0QF, Greater London
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Striking Yet Affordable Design Solutions for your Home // East London
Whether you’re planning an extension, a loft conversion or a whole home refurbishment, Aylaa Exclusive provides...
  • 020 3960 5471
Our philosophy is simple. Maximise the potential of the property within the client’s budget, whether that be a... Read More
  • 020 3871 3269
  • London W4 4EY, Greater London
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We are specialists at both new builds and already built home refurbishment projects. Home Renovation is what we...
  • 020 3633 4445
London Design & Build Firm Delivering Luxurious Tailored Living Spaces
Hamilton-King specialise in architectural and interior design tailored to how you live. We take a hands-on...
  • 020 3872 2498
You’ve imagined your new renovation project. You can see it completed – you feel inspired, hopeful, excited and... Read More
  • 020 3871 3190
  • London WC2H 9JQ, Greater London
Innovative London Construction Company, Focused on Project Management
Construction, Refurbishment and Project management company catering for residential properties in Central and...
  • 020 3771 9919
London Design & Build Firm - Partnered With You From Start to Finish
Our work combines a creative, intelligent design philosophy with exceptional attention to detail. Our desire is...
  • 07428 177428
Grand Design London – where reputation matters! A one stop shop for its customers, Grand Design London sets... Read More
  • 020 3355 8108
  • London SW3 4PA
London Trusted Specialists in Extensions & Loft Conversions
We are a well-established and reliable team of contractors specialising in high quality building extensions,...
  • 020 3870 2562
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Designing & Building Creative Bespoke Homes Across London
We are a unique 'one stop shop' design & build team. Working with you from concept to completion, we create...
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We are an architectural & interior design consultancy. We're a little bit mad...but isn't there a fine line... Read More
  • 020 3871 8295
  • London SW17 9AB, Greater London
South West London's Award Winning Building Company
We provide a professional and personal service, with all projects being led by one of our Project Managers that...
  • 020 3856 3924
London's One-Stop-Shop Design & Build Firm With 30 Years of Experience
We are a family-run construction company lead by father & son Dick and Fin, both of whom are qualified and...
  • 020 3974 1174
When people ask us what we build, our answer is a simple one. Trust. It’s the cornerstone of any good... Read More
  • 07403 939413
  • London Nw110dd, Greater London
Bringing Unique Italian Design & Quality Construction to London Homes
The diversity of our team of experts allows us to execute impeccable works of design and construction, delivering...
  • 020 3828 7340
PEAKE Projects are an established and experienced team, having successfully completed more than 250 projects in... Read More
  • 020 3856 4513
  • London SW16 2TY, Greater London
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London's Leading Bespoke Renovations Specialist
The high quality, time and cost efficiency of our projects is guaranteed by our experienced in-house teams from...
  • 07480 609286
We offer a comprehensive turn-key solution from conception to completion, for residential projects and... Read More
  • 020 3588 0280
  • London SW6 4TJ, Greater London
Established British Design & Build Firm in London
We offer a discreet, professional and bespoke range of services combining timeless know-how with contemporary...
  • 020 3871 8407
Aylaa Exclusive was founded in 2014 and has developed into a full service provider in design, project management... Read More
  • 020 3960 5471
  • london EC1A 7HU, Greater London
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Trustworthy & Dynamic Central LDN Full Service Design and Build Team
We like to think we're a little different! We are upfront, straight talking and totally transparent. We work with...
  • 07795 385345
Brompton Cross Construction is a well established London-based construction company. We strive to exceed clients'... Read More
  • 020 3974 1194
  • London W14 8NS, Greater London
High Quality Construction, Fit Outs & Renovations in London
VentaConstruction believes in doing things a little differently. We focus on developing a thorough understanding...
  • 020 3879 4434
We are a building company based in South London since 1996, offering a wide spectrum on building services &... Read More
  • 020 3974 1336
  • London SE27 9JS, Greater London
Established Chelsea & Kensington Building Specialists
Family owned building and decorating company based in the heart of south west London, offering internal and...
  • 020 3879 4665
Featured Reviews for Design and Build Companies in London
Plus Rooms
Design and Build Companies in London
"Living through a kitchen extension on a terraced London house isn't fun. We both work full-time and have two children at school so returning at the end of each day to the property once works had commenced could be a little stressful; but PlusRooms protected our downstairs areas, created a temporary kitchen for us and were really considerate of the fact we were living through the works. They project managed the whole thing right from design, costing, adjustments, planning, build scheduling, (prompting us what to buy and when), right through the build - and we couldn't be more delighted with our new space. Living through building works is unpleasant but was made less so with Robbie and James' support and professionalism. We had the odd snagging that needed resolving at the end of the job, which you would always expect, so we are more than happy to recommend PlusRooms and may be using them again next year!"
- izzybiz
Build Team
Design and Build Companies in London
"Build Team have just completed the design phase of my kitchen side return extension project and we have planning permission. I'm very happy with my final plans and the whole process. My designer was very professional, courteous and helpful. He kept me informed throughout the process, gave good advice and listened to my ideas and concerns."
- Cath Sheehan
Obespoke & Obbard Design & Development
Design and Build Companies in London
"Over the last 3 years I've worked extensively with Obbard on various high-end residential projects, providing soft-furnishings and window dressings. The Obbard design briefs are always clear, well thought-out and to the highest standards of contemporary, luxury design and functionality. I rate Obbard as one of my favorite, design-savvy clients. Budgets, scope of works and time scales are always clearly defined which makes the process much easier from the supply point of view. Invoicing, payment and admin are always prompt. It is always a pleasure to deal with Obbard and I would recommend them whole-heartedly."
Making the World Beautiful
Design and Build Companies in London
"Making world beautiful was excellent - Their work was fantastic and we are very happy with the completed refurbishment. Friendly and always very helpful when it came to picking out new ideas and fittings. I will be using him again for more work and would highly recommend him to anyone looking to have work done."
- Chris Perkins
Aflux Designs
Design and Build Companies in London
"Creative and well presented design ideas for contemporary homes. Very happy with the execution - on budget and in time. Great team of builders and designers - and competitively priced."
- Varun Malhotra
Design and Build Companies in London
"Zulufish have now completed a couple of jobs for me. The first was a full commercial design and build of our studio in Notting Hill, from start to finish the level of service received was exemplary. The brief was to turn a relatively tight space into a hub of creativity and they certainly delivered. My second experience took residential form on a property in Chiswick, it was essentially a full loft conversion and side return which once again was delivered exactly as we could have hoped. I could not recommend them more highly."
- 40kingswood
Akiva Projects Ltd
Design and Build Companies in London
"St James design was recommended to me by a colleague in work when I was working in London I hired James to carry out a bathroom installation at my house in Berlin. On his first visit we went through designs of the type of bathroom I could have Within the area given. I wanted a bathroom that offered a calm and appealing approach whilst being minimalistic. I wanted to implement a clean storage systems that was hidden within the wall. James managed to supply me a beautiful shower with soft porcelain Tiles a nice glass shower screen and a beautiful bathroom suite. Everything is hidden away and it looks very clean and spacious. I will be definitely recommending him to my friends and family"
- patrickbrauner
Grand Design London
Design and Build Companies in London
"After considering 4 other contractors we selected Ryan's Decorators on the basis of previous projects, references and their clear understanding of the project. Do not be fooled by the company name - they do far more than just decorating! In summary Ryan's Decorators offer and deliver a first class service at a very competitive price. I would not hesitate to recommend this company."
- nathan260475
Barnes Design
Design and Build Companies in London
"My company Artifex has worked on numerous projects with Barnes Design. In our time working together I have found them to be innovative, knowledgeable, professional and pleasurable. Barnes Design have always shown great ability to create a team atmosphere on every project, which is a key ingredient to all projects success. I highly recommend them, and look forward to working on more projects together in the future."
- Sean Duffy
Fresh home builders UK LTD
Design and Build Companies in London
"Fresh home builders did the conplete fit out of the Maitre Choux store in South Kensington. While it was not an straightforward location, they managed the building site very well and provided a very high end level of results which has been praised by our customers since we opened. They have also been responsive when it came to coming back for touch ups and small repairs, which has been very convenient. I would recommend them and use them again."
- Jeremie Vaislic
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What is design and build?

A design and build company does pretty much what it says on the tin – designs and builds your home; helping you design your own house from scratch, pick out the small details and actually bring your dream home to life. They will take on the responsibility of planning the project, drawing up the designs, costing, sourcing the building materials and supplies, building the structure, installing any permanent features and possibly advising on the interior design of your home; all while consulting you every step of the way. A design and build company in London will usually employ in-house architects to handle all of the technical design aspects of your renovation or build, whether that’s to design a house or just a kitchen, and will also have main contractors or project managers that will oversee the construction work. The project managers will either work with external building contractors or construction companies, or the design and build company may employ their own builders to carry out the construction work. Either way, all the work is managed by one company and so this means communication is easier and the work is more streamlined. You’ll probably have just one design and build contract, making responsibility simpler and clearer, and also reducing costs for you. However, you should always check this design and build contract closely to see exactly what the firm is agreeing to take responsibility for, so that you don’t get left in the cold at any point.

You don’t have to build your own home to hire a London design and build firm. If you are renovating one or a few rooms of a house, a design and build company in London can still help you – they can design a kitchen, bathroom, bedroom or living room and then complete all of the renovation work for you. This could be a really good option if you are selling your home and want to increase its value quickly – hire a design and build firm in London to redesign and renovate a few rooms of your house without the hassle of dealing with various professionals or the time-consuming effort of doing it yourself.

If all of this sounds ideal, then start searching for design and build procurement companies in London that can design a house, or room, for you and discuss design and build contracts with you. If you want to look for more specialised contractors, designers, architects or builders to help you renovate or build your own home, then you can still find them on Houzz. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of design & build: Interior Designers, Landscape Architects & Garden Designers, Architects & Building Designers, Photographers.

Questions to ask a London design and build company:

  • How long have you been an established design and build company in London?
  • How does your business work? Do you have architects, designers and builders in-house or are you a project management company?
  • Will you help me to build my own house?
  • Will you handle the interior design of my home as well?
  • What will a design and build contract involve? Do you use a Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) approved contract?
  • Have you worked on similar projects to mine before?
  • How long do you estimate each part of the process to take? Will the design aspect overlap with the construction?
  • Can you give me a written estimate for the whole project?
  • What happens if the final cost exceeds my budget?
  • Who should be my main point of contact throughout the project?

Find a design and build company on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to London design and build contractors. You could also look through London photos to find a project you like, then contact the design and build company in London that created it.
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