Frequently Asked Piling, Underpinning and Foundation Questions

No. All of our quotes are subject to VAT, except in some circumstances such as domestic new-build properties where no VAT is charged.

Typically, our ground beams for extensions require an excavation which is 450mm deep and 450mm wide.

Piling is a construction technique in which deep foundations are set for a variety of building projects, including extensions, bridges and high-rise buildings.

No. Piling is just one of a range of specialist services we can offer. We also install ring beams, reinforced concrete slabs, anti-heave precautions and traditional underpinning. As part of Dart & Co Foundation’s installation package, we have an engineering-design team to provide each of our customers with our in-house designs and calculations.

All our quotations are free. Generally, we will send a quotation and, if we are among your top three choices for the project, we will carry out a site visit free of charge.

No. Unless a customer asks us to use their equipment all plant and machinery will be supplied.

Dart & Co Foundations is a national company; we can offer our services anywhere in the UK.

Yes. If a quote is less than 28 days old, we can normally match or beat it.

No. As long at the site is set out. Before any work starts we will identify any potential problems during our site visit.

We can usually start a project within four days of a client’s initial contact with us. This includes all design and calculation work. For an accurate lead time for your project, call Dart & Co Foundations’ Freephone number: 0800 2061563

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