Building Contractors in Mallorca
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Building Contractors in Mallorca
There are many qualified good quality builders available on the island of Mallorca but employing the services of certain builders can often end up in an unsatisfactory result and on occasions, culminate in litigation. There are many stories of people who have engaged builders who have not fulfilled their originally contracted duties or have used sub-standard practices resulting in poor construction. It is imperative when considering using a builder, even for smaller extensions or renovations, that enough background checks have been carried out, to avoid disappointment, or worse still, a court case at the end of the project.
Building contractors are available in Mallorca for both small alterations to existing buildings or to build a new home from scratch and the nature and size of the work/project required will dictate what size building contractor you may require. Many owners require small alterations to improve their property by way of extensions or often just renovations to the existing to perhaps modernise.
There are many building contractors on the island of Mallorca and it is worth carrying out some research to establish which ones are the most reputable and have a good track record; personal recommendations from customers who have previously engaged a contractor are always worth considering, and if possible to visit the property to see first hand the quality of the workmanship. Check as far as possible that testimonials are accurate and truthful.
Whether a contractor is used to extend/renovate an existing property or to build a new home on an already purchased plot of land, it is essential that their knowledge and adherence to local building regulations are watertight as local authorities are quick to issue fines for non-compliance. Try to gain some knowledge of the building regulations - however limited - so that questions can be asked of the builder at the appropriate time, prior to signing any contract and commencing construction.
It is advisable for larger (new build) projects to engage the services of an architect to design the property and to ensure that it is built with all relevant regulations in mind. An architect will often remain involved during the construction after the design has been agreed and approved by the local authority. There are a number of reputable architects available at various locations in Mallorca who are ready to assist with both the design and construction phases of a new property.
In cases where a plot of land has to be purchased prior to design and construction of a property, an architect can also assist with all of the relevant searches, and perhaps advise on suitable locations that can influence your choice of where to build in terms of schools (if appropriate), local amenities, shopping facilities, leisure activities and the surrounding environment. Also, the location of a property to your existing or planned place of work; the location of where to build on the island can vary considerably in terms of the cost of a plot of land.