SJB Projects offers the following Quantity Surveying services for the self builder.


When carrying out a new Self Build project, you may wish to have a hands on approach with the Project Management duties and be involved in your project day to day.  You may only require assistance with the contractural and financial management of your project.


Our aim is to provide a tailor made service that suits your involvement level, budget and time availability.


Selection of QS Services offered by SJB Projects:




  • On completion of initial concept designs, we can prepare an initial cost estimate for the works




  • Review construction cost budgets based on details design drawings
  • Create a detailed Schedule of Works or Bill's of Quantities for tendering purposes
  • Obtain Subcontract and Material quotations to allow pricing of Bills of Quants
  • Alternatively obtain quotations from Main Building Contractors
  • Compilation of all quotations with detailed analysis to allow an informed selection process
  • Creation of formal appointments including the Form of Contract / Subcontract which would reflect payment milestones, agreed program periodsm defects period, retentions, insurances and late completion penalties
  • Formulation of a Construction Program.
  • Cashflow forecast




  • Attend site on a regular basis and submit a weekly updated cost report
  • Managing interim applications and invoices from Subcontractors / Contractors and make recommendations to client accordingly
  • Review and agree variation accounts
  • Draft and agree a Final Account Settlement with the contractor




  • Final Account preperation, negotiation and conclusion


The above summary of services include quantity surveying duties.  You may wish to have additional assistance with the project management duties.  Click here to view a comprehensive summary of all of the Project Management services we can provide.


Should you require some general one off assistance with one of the above services or a more comprehensive service, we are commited to being totally flexible.  SJB Projects are able to create a tailor made package to suit your budget and precise requirements.


Contact SJB Projects for a Free Initial Consultation


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