Conservation and Renovation

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Q – What is happening to the Old Museum Store?

Select Interiors team is converting the former dilapidated Museum Store adjacent to The Pelican Centre in Tyldsley. The project and works will transform the redundant building into a dynamic new Gym & leisure facility. The proposed new and extended Pelican Centre will be an asset and of great benefit to the local community. The space will incorporate Gym, a youth zone and a space for community groups for workshops and life style work and will be an extension to the...

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Select win 6 Restaurant & Bar design and fits outs

Nuovo Building on Great Ancoats St fitout by Select Interiors Select Interiors Manchester shop & office fitters have been awarded a contract by The Homes and Communities Agency as part of the greater Ancoats regeneration scheme Scope of works; structural steelwork, roofing, BWIC and mechanical works to provide extract and ventilation to two exciting new Restaurants one of which has been designed by the Select Interiors team. Squid Ink and The KettleBell are opening on the ground floor of the jewel in...

Prestigious refurbishment & dilapidation project for Cosentino

Overview of delaps project, Cosentino warehouse, Trafford Park by Select Interiors Select Interiors Manchester Office Fitters have won a prestigious contract to refurbish and complete dilapidation schedule in Trafford Park in Manchester for international ceramic & stone tile distributors Consentino. The international Spanish company has 90 branches spread across 5 continents, recently opening branches in New Jersey and Milan. Select Interiors are proud to be working with one of the architectural finishes industries innovators and leaders   The project was completed over a...

Select Interiors Best of 2015

Number 1 in Select Interiors top design and fit out 2015 The kitchens, six pop up foodies outlets in Leftbank on the Spinningfields Estate. The six restaurants were designed by a collaboration between Soo Wilkinson from Igloo Design, Allied London’s Rochelle Silverstein and Carl Brown Select Interiors Ltd. The brief; to create a cool inviting spaces with a ‘Scandi’ feel, a neutral foil for the Operator’s logos and signage to differentiate and give the units their own personality. Bangers and Bacon,...

A new office fit out win with Events Agency Rapport

Rapport Office Fit Out Manchester The project was designed by Spacemen Creative - A Manchester based agency specialising in Interior, Retail and Exhibition design. The experienced creative team work, across a variety of sectors including automotive, retail, commercial projects globally. Charter design were commissioned as Planning consultants, QS and Project Management. Fit out including electrical, partitioning, bespoke furniture, lighting, kitchen, heating and storage by Select Interiors Ltd     Spacemen were asked by Rapport to design their new office in the Hive....

What have the Romans ever done for Manchester

Potted history of this great city; The Romans built a fort on a plateau about 1 mile south of the present Manchester cathedral in 80 AD called Mamuciam probably because the plateau resembled a breast. The fort was rebuilt in stone about 200 AD with a thriving civilian settlement clustered around the perimeter walls At the time of the Domesday Book in 1086 a village called Mamecester existed. In time the name changed to Manchester Fast forward to the time of the...

The ‘How To’ of a hospitality fit out

Once you have found the perfect location for your new hospitality venture, whether it be a bar, nightclub, restaurant, café or hotel, the next task is to transform the space. This can be a daunting task to say the least.  Before you begin key items must be considered, including deciding on a budget, creating a theme, designing a layout, sourcing furniture and equipment, hiring specialist contractors, and managing the process. An experienced fit out contractor can be hired to relieve this headache. ...

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 contribute towards the structural waterproofing & environmental costs of a project  The eight main elements of a basement conversion: Tanking / damp / waterproofing system Thermal...