Builders Gloucestershire

Gloucester Builder – Why You Should Employ A Local Firm For Your Construction Project

Gloucester builder or a national firm? If you are hiring a construction company for a project in the Gloucestershire area, you may be wondering which is better. Do you opt for the large, national company with offices around the country or a local operator, which may be smaller and have less of a well-known household name?

Here are a few reasons why you would be well advised to consider local builders Gloucestershire over the larger, national brand name. Firstly, you may find that it is a lot easier to get good, honest references on projects carried out by the local firm, and from people who have worked directly with the individuals on completed building projects. Secondly, national firms tend to be more faceless: during the hiring process, there is a chance that you will only deal with office staff and not come into contact with your construction manager until the deal is signed. Getting to know the team from the outset is a valuable way to build a good working relationship. Thirdly, a local firm will have a great network of local contacts. This makes it a lot easier to find subcontractors in a hurry, for example, or benefit from useful links with local suppliers that could reduce costs on materials. And fourthly, builders Gloucester from the locality will be familiar with the lie of the land in Gloucester and the surrounding area. They are therefore more likely to be a good cultural fit with the development team and local stakeholders alike, which can lead to mutually beneficial relationships throughout the project.

If you are looking for a dedicated Gloucester builder with great local knowledge and an impressive track record across the county, speak to Greenbase Groundworks and Construction Ltd. A few case studies from our many successful projects are on our website at or call us on 01242 220 572 for a preliminary discussion.