The Butcher, Baker & Candlestick Maker

Select Interiors (Commercial Interior Desiners and Shop Fitters Manchester) have recently won a contract to fit out 6 pop up restaurants in uber trendy Leftbank Spinningfields Six of Manchester’s hottest street food vendors have won a chance to grow from mobile ‘pop up’ operators to fully fledged Restauranteurs Bangers and Bacon, Chaat Cart, Hip Hop Chip Shop, […]

Going UP in the world? Then don’t forget to go DOWN

Moving to new premises can be costly and stressful, basement conversions offer an economical solution and an alternative to a costly relocation. Space is at a premium and a modest investment will reap rewards if you are an owner occupier. For a tenant it can also make perfect sense as Landlords are often willing to […]

Manchesters’ St John’s Quarter Attracts Investments

Select Interiors Manchester

HQ & Hello House are the renamed and revamped former Granada TVs headquarters. The new Northern Quarter for digital & creative industry starts up in the North West Sir Howard Bernstein, chief executive of Manchester City Council: ‘Leading the charge north of Watford, London based developers Allied London Estates has acquired a 13.5 acre site […]

Basement Conversions – adding value to your office

Select Interiors are currently working on the design and conversion of a damp and un-used basement of Virginia House in the Northern Quarter for the expanding Time Recruitment Group, Works include design, structural design, structural works, electrical, data cabling, lighting, flooring, decoration, bespoke staircase and glazed balustrades

The Importance of Value & Quality Assurance

Good negotiating skills, experience, and having a good payment record helps with suppliers. Always try and contact the Sales Representatives rather than just accepting the price from a Company telesales operator. This advice seems a little obvious often people do not have the time to compile and send out official tenders and to talk to mobile sales reps.

Good Design Need Not Be Expensive

It is said that good ideas never go out of style. The greatest barrier to achieving a perfect interior is usually the budget. As the vast majority of clients have less than is needed to achieve the ideal, it falls to the designer to be arbiter, selector of materials, finishes and to have a tight rein on the purse strings.

Progress at The Old Post Office

Select Interiors are currently converting of The Old Post Office on Newton Street in The Northern Quarter for Manchester Architects practice.

The Old Post office works are the 2nd. phase of the conversion which will be a new Design Studio and Offices for O’Connell East.

Cocktail Bar & Restaurant Basement Conversion

Penetrating damp through structural concrete walls & residual moisture in floor slab was solved by Select Interiors installing structural tanking membranes and forming perimeter drainage channel.