We can offer a full design and build service, taking responsibility of the project for you; we manage it from concept design to completion. By gaining a full understanding of client requirements we can construct a custom made building that best suits everything you require.
Having worked on many new build projects we fully understand the importance of close communication with the client so that budget, needs and client wishes are met.
We provide innovative solutions for both modern and traditional projects, ensuring you receive a unique and high quality product. Recent new build projects include new school sports halls at Queenswood School, Hatfield and Weald of Kent Grammar School and a new residential care facility at Berkely Court Faversham.
We can assist with any change to your existing building’s use or layout. We are experts in carrying out work in occupied and operational properties, ensuring that your existing occupation is disrupted as little as possible. We work closely with you to establish how and when works can be undertaken.
We have full regard for the health and safety of occupiers and staff and for the importance of the continued operation of your business. Programming and communication is the key to success for extensions and with 30 years’ experience in this field we are experts at achieving a successful result.
Recent extensions have included new classroom at St James Primary School Isle of Grain.
Many of our new build/refurbishment clients remain as clients for the future maintenance of their buildings. They recognise the care and quality of our workmanship and recognise that the ongoing maintenance of their premises by a highly competent contractor is important in safeguarding the future of their property.
We offer value for money and a quality service and our clients include SWEEEP, St Pauls School Chessington, Purley Oaks School, Breedon Cement Depot, Reynolds Fitness Group, Canford Health Care, Choice Bet, Dairycrest, MH Foods, Moto Services and Walthamstow Hall Sevenoaks.
We are specialists in the refurbishments of commercial buildings. Most refurbishment work is carried out at operational buildings which means minimising disruption to your business is or paramount importance to us. We work closely with you to identify which works can be carried out at suitable times and if deliveries need to be staggered to accommodate your staff, ensuring at all times that the health and safety of all occupiers is maintained.
All matters can be accommodated through careful planning programming and communication with the client. Recent refurbishment projects include WC refurb at Walthamstow hall Sevenoaks and Physics block refurb at The Judd School
If a building or premises needs converting from one use to another, we have vast experience in this field, so can offer advice and as well as carry out the works required. Different uses require different level of mechanical services, building materials, building regulations to name a few and we can ensure that your new premises fully comply and meet all your new requirements.
We have converted residential to commercial, warehouse to a training school, banks to betting shops as well as putting commercial back to residential use.
Conversions often require close liaison with planning and Council officials and we can ensure the whole process runs smoothly.
Chris Browne Builders have been carrying out works at schools and colleges in London and the South East for over 40 years. We are leaders in the educational sector and pride ourselves on our collaborative working with schools that ensure schools can continue to educate while we build premises fit for purpose. All projects can be undertaken, from new school buildings, new classrooms, new sports halls, school extensions, new external play areas and fencing to redecoration and refurbishment of existing facilities and DDA compliance works.
Car parking, play areas, hard and soft landscaping, can all be undertaken. All staff have enhanced DBS certificates and are authorized to work in schools.
Chris Browne Builders have been building Ball Halls for over 10 years and have successfully completed 5 new sports facilities to date and are currently working on another 2 halls. We work closely with Ball Hall to ensure a high-quality finish and fit out each with their own unique facilities and services. Projects range from 800square metre single storey sports halls to larger two storey 1500square metre units. External leisure facilities can be built alongside and our projects have included tennis courts and 3G pitches.
Chris Browne Builders have been involved in the care sector for over 40 years. Projects have included building new care home facilities, dementia unit extensions to existing homes, full refurbishment of care homes, new residential care facilities and maintenance packages for care homes. Working in operational care facilities requires special working arrangements in terms of patient and staff safety and security, noise dust and vibration management, access arrangements and excellent communication. Our staff are fully experienced in working in challenging environments and ensure that client safety is paramount.
Chris Browne Builders have a large number of clients with commercial property. The portfolio of properties where projects have been carried out include, shops, factories, pubs, gyms, nursing homes, hospitals, schools, colleges, offices, depots, workshops.
LISTED BUILDING WORKS
Chris Browne Builders have dealt with Listed Buildings both for residential clients and commercial property clients. Properties that are considered of special architectural or historic interest, may be listed and the listing protects the whole of the building both inside and outside.
As such, all works to such properties must be carried out with special attention and designed sympathetically.
Chris Browne Builders have successfully refurbished, extended and carried out demolition works to Listed Buildings throughout Kent and the South East and the experienced team ensure that all works are off superior quality.
Chris Browne Builders have over 30 year’s experience of working with residential properties. We can undertake new build, insurance work, extensions, loft conversions and offer advice on the best way to add value to your property.