Why our clients like working with us
More people are choosing jhai than ever before. Applications with us have risen by a staggering 200% over the last five years – that’s 17,000 projects in this year alone! Professionals stake their reputations on us, homeowners trust us with their most valuable assets. See what architects, developers, builders and self-builders are saying about us...
The cost-effective and friendly team ethos that jhai demonstrates both in administration and on site ensures we will continue to use their services for years to come.
Gareth Elvidge, David Salisbury Ltd
We have used jhai limited as our Approved Inspector since we started our business 13 years ago. Their in-depth knowledge of Building Regulations, the extra services they provide plus the friendly and constructive manner in which they operate all suit us down to the ground.
Chris Jones, Cyrilian Design
The service over the past two years and the support from jhai has been excellent.
Stuart Morrison – 5 Star Windows
We've found your Building Control service to be efficient with administration, responsive to requests for inspections/ approvals and helpful with resolving any technical issues on both our apartment and detached housing schemes.
Geoff Rice, Director of Interlake Homes
What a revelation! The best Building Control experience ever. Absolutely brilliant.
David Taylor Property Services
I would just like to thank you for a very speedy, helpful and efficient service.
I got everything I needed on time and on money. I will definitely use you guys again.
jhai were brilliant from start to finish. Thank you.
Mrs J Humbelt
jhai helped overcome the complex access challenges of a difficult site whilst ensuring the quality of the environment.
Ian Potts – The Architects Design Group
As a company we require immediate accurate advice that we can incorporate into our proposals and advice to clients; jhai have provided that on every occasion.
Solent Interior Systems
We find the flexibility that jhai offers to be of great help in today’s fast moving building industry, where decisions are made and changed very quickly, sometimes on a weekly or daily basis.jhai follows the building works carefully, without over-complicating the whole process, which is a great help for keeping the project on budget and program.
CPL Development Company
Their flexible approach to working with us allowed us to make savings of over £400k on a particular scheme following the agreement of a bespoke Fire Engineered solution. We would have no reservations in recommending the jhai team.
Browne Smith Baker LLP
Their competitive rates, common sense approach and first rate service help our projects to run smoothly and efficiently with any issues quickly dealt with.
Sutcliffe Construction Ltd
We have always found jhai’s wealth of Building Regulation knowledge and experience invaluable in the detailed design phases. Their ability to 'think outside the box' when involved on particularly unusual projects has allowed innovative design solutions to be achieved, by engineering solutions to suit a particular circumstance.
Bowman Riley Architects
The advice jhai give to our builders is second to none and they are on hand at all stages whilst the works are being undertaken to ensure a smooth running project.
Clifton Design and Draw
Good morning Stephanie and Nigel. Many thanks for the attached certificates, and for your prompt and efficient support throughout this build project.
Many thanks for all your assistance and advice with the project. I've been more than happy with the service jhai has provided on this project and previous and will continue to work with you to our mutual benefit.
Phillip Boden, Everest Builders Ltd
We would like to thank you all individually for the help and support you have provided in completing projects this year. We couldn’t have handed over some of them if it wasn’t for your swift turnaround on completion certificates. So a big thank you to all of the teams at jhai and hopefully 2017 will be another successful year.
Abdul Alim, Skinner and Co
I'd like to express my gratitude to you and your firm for your professional and helpful approach to the building work we had done . Too often, people seem to work from the basis of what is convenient for them and not what is convenient for their customer. I get the distinct impression that is not the way you work.
We encourage all our clients to appoint jhai - their pro-active and problem-solving approach means we get better solutions and deliver better operational environments.
Bob Thwaites, Director, Four-by-Two, London Studio
I have issued 14 projects to jhai in the last 2 months, they have always dealt with them very quickly which enables work to start on site without delay, which is vital to my clients. Their Inspectors have an excellent working relationship with my contactors which enables the projects to run smoothly. jhai are already more competitive than the Local Authority or other Approved Building Control companies.
Hugh Moreton Architectral Services
We have worked with jhai on a number of large commercial projects and find their pro-active approach beneficial to the project as a whole, particularly during the early design stage. They understand the clients and contractors needs and actively assist the design team where they can.
Paul Woodward, Design Manager, Kier Construction I Western and Wales
We like JHAI because they reply very quickly to quote requests and there is always a person of contact if we have an inquiry.
Hans, AD Planning
“I would like to make you aware of the service Steve Pratt gave me reference my new build. He was so helpful, efficient and gave an excellent service, so easy to deal with compared to other operators, regards john”
Jonathan Barrett - Somerset
Just wanted to say a big thank you for arranging to Sign Off the above mentioned scheme as your input was invaluable and much appreciated. Hope to continue our working relationship.
Mohammed Afaq - 1618 Architects
We built a complex extension for a client who used Jhai to carry out the inspections during the build. Leigh Till was the inspector throughout the build. Great communication, knowledgeable and approachable.
Can I just take opportunity to thank JHAI for your assistance in this? My Project has been particularly difficult because of the builder I employed. Using your company has probably been the best and wisest money spent during the whole build. Your office, and in particular Paul, have been excellent.
The company is great! Extremely helpful staff and exceeded my expectations, if I do anything else that I need Building Regulations on I will employ you again.
We built a complex extension for a client who used Jhai to carry out the inspections during the build. Leigh Till was the inspector throughout the build. Great communication, knowledgeable and approachable. Thanks again Leigh RJ Construction
I work for an architecture practice and we always use JHAI as our private building control inspectors. They are super efficient and are much easier to deal with than a local council.
I just wanted to say thank you to you and your staff at jhai. I have been recommending your inspection services to all my customers over the last two years or so. Only last week a customer forgot to apply for a building notice and asked me at very short notice to arrange. After calling you up, I dealt with Kaya who immediately emailed my customer the relevant paper work. After they returned application and payment , Kaya then contacted me to let me know that all was sorted and I could commence works after five days. On other occasions, Hannah has also been of great help. On the front line of inspections, I deal with Lewis Jones, who also is very helpful and knowledgeable about the building works I carry out. Thanks again to you and all your staff .
Darren Hodgetts, DHC, carpentry and building works.