Beam design services

GL Design Services are a team of chartered civil and structural engineers that work on a wide range of construction projects, including house conversions, temporary works and new builds. We are based in Croydon, London, and offer our professional services across London and the South East of England. If you are looking for high quality,

GL Design Services steel connection design

GL Design Services offer professional structural steel connection design services to customers that are fully compliant with currently UK design codes. As a leading team of UK qualified chartered engineers experienced in the calculation of many different building materials including steel, reinforced concrete, timber and masonry structures, we can provide you with a sound steel

Checking engineer services and Category 3 checks (CAT3)

Sometimes an independent professional is required to perform a sanity check of the proposed structural design to ensure that the proposal developed by others is structurally sound and safe to implement. This is especially important for temporary work projects during any building demolition works to make sure that everyone working on site will be safe.

How much does a house extension cost?

House extensions can be a difficult subject to discuss when it comes to accurate costs regarding structural design part. There are many variables that may influence price approximation and support configuration such as overall size of the added part, location and size of openings, used materials, volume of glazing, ground conditions, local vegetation including water

House extension company Croydon

If you are looking to improve your Croydon home with extension, then you should bring in the help of our expert team at GL Design Services Ltd. Our team of professional and experienced structural engineers have been helping Croydon residents for a long time with our services providing structural calculation reports, performing structural surveys, and consultation services

What are structural calculations?

For the past decade, the number of homeowners choosing to improve their home rather than to move home has increased from 3% to 15%. For most homeowners, choosing to improve their homes with building extensions and loft conversions is a way to maximise their living space. Also, improving home environment means that you avoid the

How much does a loft conversion cost?

With so many more people working from home now than ever before in history, there has been a recent boom in homeowners having loft conversions. Loft conversions not only help people to make the best use of all the available space in their home but is now key for homeowners looking to use their loft

Loft conversions in Croydon

If you live in or around the Croydon area and are thinking about having a loft conversion in your home, it is a home improvement project that really does allow you to make the most of all the available space in your home. A loft conversion is ideal for homeowners with a growing family that

Load bearing wall removal

These days many homeowners like the look and feel of an open-plan living space in their homes. This has led to a surge in demand for interior wall removals to open-up rooms to make good use of the available space and let more light into the home. The only problem is that some interior partitions

Chartered structural engineer in Croydon (South London)

GL Design Services are a group of chartered civil and structural engineers with over 14 years of design experience based in Croydon (South London). We have in-depth practical experience across a wide range of diverse engineering projects that cover everything from residential conversions and new builds to temporary works of varying complexity. We have built an

Structural engineer inspection cost

Many people wonder why they should hire a structural engineer and what it would cost to hire one. We like to deliver a solution that is simple and easy to follow, so there are fewer costs and delays when it comes to carrying out the work on site. We also like our clients to understand