ArchivesNovember, 2011


We are pleased to announce that we have been appointed as structural engineer for the prestigious refurbishment/extension to the Annexe Building at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts. The Annexe Building is located at the Avondale House site in Clapham and dates from the Edwardian era. Sketch has been appointed as structural engineer by the […]Continue Reading


As of Saturday 26th November 2011, we are open Saturday mornings from 9.00am to 2.00pm. This is in response to our domestic residential clients who are invariably unable to call us during their hectic working week. Saturday mornings are now the opportunity to call your local London, Hertfordshire or Essex Structural Engineer. If you are looking […]Continue Reading


“I want to remove this wall between my kitchen and living room but don’t know if its a load bearing wall”. Sound familiar? At Sketch, we approach these queries with a systematic and phased approach. Stage 1: Site Visit/inspection Just visiting your home/property and knocking on the said wall/s is not sufficient. We need to […]Continue Reading


Clever loft conversions can give your home a new lease of life. Converting the space in your loft can be the most economical way of enlarging your home, without having to sell and buy another house. It also adds value to your home when you one day come to sell! The loft space is untapped […]Continue Reading


We are continually being asked by potential clients whether we carry out structural surveys in London, Hertfordshire and Essex. The answer is an emphatic YES! Whilst we enjoy designing beautiful building structures, we equally enjoy and are experienced in carrying out structural surveys. In actual fact we undertake structural surveys for homebuyers, remortages, sellers, insurers […]Continue Reading