Our FMB accredited tradesmen have many years of experience in completing a variety of construction projects. Being a local firm, as well as one-off projects, we have compiled a portfolio of regular clients who repeatedly trust our team to extend, renovate and repair an array of property types. These range from listed buildings and bespoke projects to barn conversions and eco-builds.

New Builds   With the property market once more on an upward trajectory now is an ideal time to consider building from scratch. R. D.  Challis  and Sons maintain efficient working relationships with a number of local architects and surveyors. We frequently work with these industry specialists to create innovative and original new builds.

New Builds

With the property market once more on an upward trajectory now is an ideal time to consider building from scratch. R. D. Challis and Sons maintain efficient working relationships with a number of local architects and surveyors. We frequently work with these industry specialists to create innovative and original new builds.

Services/Extensions   Extending your property is an accessible and popular method to add value or increase space for a growing family, without the financial risk of moving house. Whether extending the footprint of the property or converting unused space into habitable accommodation, R. D.  Challis  and Sons have the expertise to produce a wide variety of high quality extensions to meet the client’s needs.

Services/Extensions

Extending your property is an accessible and popular method to add value or increase space for a growing family, without the financial risk of moving house. Whether extending the footprint of the property or converting unused space into habitable accommodation, R. D. Challis and Sons have the expertise to produce a wide variety of high quality extensions to meet the client’s needs.

Renovations   Heritage properties are numerous in the Bridport area so we are frequently dealing with the renovation of traditional buildings, from partial repairs to full listed building overhauls. As a firm we take pride in first liaising with the relevant listed building authority, then proficiently using the customary techniques to restore these properties to their original splendour. Where required we also relish combining new with old to incorporate functional modern elements in an authentic finish.

Renovations

Heritage properties are numerous in the Bridport area so we are frequently dealing with the renovation of traditional buildings, from partial repairs to full listed building overhauls. As a firm we take pride in first liaising with the relevant listed building authority, then proficiently using the customary techniques to restore these properties to their original splendour. Where required we also relish combining new with old to incorporate functional modern elements in an authentic finish.

Landscaping   We believe all gardens should complement and enhance the attributes of the property they belong to. With that in mind, R. D.  Challis  and Sons also offer hard landscaping services. We have found that a number of our clients have extended their building projects to include landscaping work that matches the standard of their renovation or extension. Our skills in architectural landscaping encompass dry-stone walls, paving, paths, structural walls and garden features. As a firm we are adept at working closely with clients to create unique garden environments.

Landscaping

We believe all gardens should complement and enhance the attributes of the property they belong to. With that in mind, R. D. Challis and Sons also offer hard landscaping services. We have found that a number of our clients have extended their building projects to include landscaping work that matches the standard of their renovation or extension. Our skills in architectural landscaping encompass dry-stone walls, paving, paths, structural walls and garden features. As a firm we are adept at working closely with clients to create unique garden environments.

Kitchens   The kitchen is the heart of the home, making kitchen refurbishment a common project for us. Both John and Michael’s primary profession is carpentry so they are both passionate about creating high quality custom built units or installing prefabricated kitchen systems. R. D.  Challis  and Sons’ good relationships with material suppliers and joinery companies ensure they can acquire premium materials and kitchen systems.

Kitchens

The kitchen is the heart of the home, making kitchen refurbishment a common project for us. Both John and Michael’s primary profession is carpentry so they are both passionate about creating high quality custom built units or installing prefabricated kitchen systems. R. D. Challis and Sons’ good relationships with material suppliers and joinery companies ensure they can acquire premium materials and kitchen systems.