Enabling Works Exeter

Enabling Works In Exeter

The initial stage of any construction project, enabling works ensure a seamless transition from the starting phase all the way through to completion by checking off and carrying out a number of essential tasks. At Bath Demolition we are a leading choice for enabling works in Exeter due to our experience in the industry, and local area, as well as construction knowledge and expertise that gives us a well-rounded view of a wide variety of building projects. The first step is the initial site preparation which includes the placement of safety signage and building security fences so that your site isn’t disrupted by unwanted parties. We’ll also establish access routes which will allow easy access for construction workers and their vehicles. All of these elements come together as small but key factors in the success of your project. 

We aim to keep all parties safe and away from potential hazards in the working environment, as well as those in the nearby community by informing and keeping them updated on the latest stages. During enabling works, other tasks such as asbestos surveying and removal may be required, as we as land decontamination, land remediation and the investigation of heritage or archaeological assets.

Two demolition diggers from Bath Demolition, carrying out a demolition project in Bristol. Site clearance project to follow and aid with concrete recycling

Benefits of Choosing Us

Construction work can be a challenging area, especially when issues arise and planning permissions and building regulations need to be dealt with. That’s why it’s important to bring on board a professional, qualified contractor who can take on projects large and small regardless of how complicated they are. With our industry experience and network within the local community, we will take care of all administrative procedures such as permission, approvals, consent paperwork, as well as health and safety risk assessments. 

We’re specialists in contaminated land remediation and controlled demolition which always adheres to industry regulations especially when factoring in brownfield sites and hazardous materials. Safe Contractor approved with advanced certification for ISO 9001, 14001 and 45001, you’re in safe hands with Bath Domination who carry out works right across the UK. As well as enabling works we also provide a full catalogue of construction services such as recycling and concrete crushing for a comprehensive package. 

Want to get started with enabling works? Contact us at 01179 600 000 or email us enquiries@bath-demolition.co.uk

Enabling Works FAQs

How long does enabling works take?


Depending on the detail of the project such as scale and schedules will determine how long the initial stage of the construction project will take with enabling works. However, if the identification of asbestos becomes apparent along with any other challenges, this may prolong the original estimated length of enabling works. This can range from a few weeks to several months, however, our experienced team will be able to provide guidance on deadlines. 


How much does enabling works cost?


When looking at the overall cost of your construction project, it’s important to factor in the cost of enabling projects within your spreadsheet. Having the right amount put aside will aid you in the future because enabling works is key to the success of your project. A member of the Bath Demolition team will be able to provide an estimation of how much your enabling works will cost depending on your specifications.

What does success look like with enabling works?


Hiring a professional contractor such as Bath Demolition is vital to the success of your overall project. By bringing us on board from the start, we’ll be able to efficiently manage your enabling works and the subsequent areas with comprehensive planning, complying with local regulations, and having a solid and safe foundation to work with will all determine this.


What’s the next step after enabling works?


As soon as we have carried out our final inspection of the enabling works and they have been signed off by both the client and the contractor, it’s on to the primary construction stage where we’ll be able to start the building process.


Request a free quote today!

Two demolition diggers from Bath Demolition, carrying out a demolition project in Bristol. Site clearance project to follow and aid with concrete recycling

The initial stage of preparing a site for demolition and construction involves enabling works. Bath Demolition offers these services in Newport, equipped with the essential tools, expertise, and and carefully prepared processes necessary to facilitate this critical phase.

Two demolition diggers from Bath Demolition, carrying out a demolition project in Bristol. Site clearance project to follow and aid with concrete recycling

Asbestos can pose as a serious risks in older buildings, from commercial properties and family homes to industrial sites. When it comes to dealing with this potentially harmful material, it’s important to have a team of professionals in Newport who can manage the issue with care and efficiency.

Two demolition diggers from Bath Demolition, carrying out a demolition project in Bristol. Site clearance project to follow and aid with concrete recycling

With its variety of historic and older buildings, properties within the Oxford area can be prone to asbestos. Therefore, having a professional and thorough assessment is critical to eliminating any health risks associated with asbestos exposure. Our dedicated asbestos services in Oxford are tailored to your needs. We understand that when discovered it can be an alarming time, thats why our efficient and effective team are on hand to assist. Whether investigations need to be made in domestic homes, construction sites, schools or industrial facilities, our careful approach is carried out at a time that is convenient for you to eliminate potential disruption. We take health and safety very seriously and always ensure to safeguard all those on-site to create a healthier environment for the future.

Two demolition diggers from Bath Demolition, carrying out a demolition project in Bristol. Site clearance project to follow and aid with concrete recycling

An issue addressed sooner rather than later, Asbestos can cause significant challenges not only to a buildings structure but to the health and safety of others. For efficient and effective professional services for asbestos removal in Exeter, Bath Demolition are a leading choice in this field. A team of certified experts with extensive experience in this area, were specialists in carrying out this procedure for industrial, residential and commercial clients.

Fully licensed, insured and compliant with the latest regulations, Bath Demolition are a reputable company that is committed to providing the full package. From asbestos surveys to risk assessments, air motoring and removal, we ensure a seamless process that causes as little disruption as possible. We understand the importance of delivering successful asbestos services in Exeter and can tailor our offering to your needs when refurbishing or demolishing a building.

Two demolition diggers from Bath Demolition, carrying out a demolition project in Bristol. Site clearance project to follow and aid with concrete recycling

From commercial buildings to domestic homes and industrial sites, asbestos can be a major concern in older designs that were built decades ago. When dealing with this potentially harmful material, you want a professional team who will be able to address the situation in an effective and efficient way.

There are a number of health issues caused by common types of asbestos such as Amphibole and Chrysotile which can lead to shortness of breath, lung disease and even cancer. If you suspect that there is asbestos present in your building, then its best to get it seen to sooner rather than later.


Matt, Barnie, Mick & George were especially polite and courteous.

Make Group

I would have no hesitation in recommending them having worked with them for over a decade on various projects.

Sir Robert McAlpine

An excellent response to an emergency situation. Works undertaken promptly and professionally.

Steinhoff Property Group

Very professional service provided.

Redrow Homes

They are attentive, friendly, non-combative, and will more often than not avoid costly variations to only claim up to the value of their order to ensure that you keep on budget. I would recommend this contractor to any potential customer.

Bellway Homes

Dear Bath Demolition,
Just wanted to say a quick thanks very much. We have been working on your school site down in Newton abbot for the last week clearing the trees. A very well organised, safe site and your guys couldn't of been more helpful, well worth a mention and thank you. A credit to you! If only all sites were like this!

Simon Hart, Director - Hartwood Timberworks Ltd

On behalf of the Hospital Company (Southmead) Limited, I am writing to thank you and your team for your role in completing the Southmead Hospital Redevelopment Project. Your contribution and determination to support the completion of this project, which started in 2010 and was completed in June of this year (2019), is recognised. Without your support this momentous milestone could not have been achieved.

Hospital Company (Southmead) Limited


Based in Bristol, Bath Demolition carries out demolition and site clearance nationwide.

Get in touch

Aldermoor Way,
Longwell Green,
Bristol, BS30 7EU

T: 01179 600 000
E: enquiries@bath-demolition.co.uk