Fit Out & Refurbishment Case Studies

We have worked with many clients across various industries and locations. Take a look through some of our brief, case studies below of fitout & refurbishment projects we've successfully delivered across the UK. (Scroll page)

134 Edmund Street


134 Edmund Street, Birmingham

Client: Trident

Value: £356K

Duration: 12 Weeks

Strip-Out & complete refurbishment of the ground floor reception, along with the lobby areas, toilets and lift areas to all floors. Comprising new floor coverings, decorations, lighting, reception furniture, sanitary ware, suspended & MF ceilings, partitioning, doors & door furniture, mechanical & electrical works.

Office in Brindley Place


11 Brindley Place, Birmingham

Client: Cushman & Wakefield

Value: £183K

Duration: 4 Weeks

Office refurbishment comprising, new solid & full height glazed partitioning, suspended ceiling, floor coverings, decoration, kitchen facility, M&E works.

Savills – Blenheim Court

Blenheim Court, Solihull

Client: Savills

Value: £960K

Duration: 20 Weeks

Refurbishment of 3rd Floor Office, Toilets & Shower Room, Reception & Common Areas.

3rd Floor Office Summary: Stripping out of partitions, suspended ceilings, lighting, trunking & associated wiring/cables, kitchenette and associated M&E works. Refurbishment works included installation of new suspended ceiling system, lighting, raised access flooring, decorations and associated M&E works.

3rd Floor Gents & Disabled Toilets & Shower Room Summary: Complete strip out back to shell of all three facilities. Refurbishment included new suspended ceiling, lighting, sanitary ware, cubicles, wall & floor tiles, vanity units, M&E works.

Common Areas Summary: Re-decoration & re-carpeting of common areas over 6 floors in both building including new suspended ceilings & lighting to lift areas. New signage.

Reception Areas Summary: Re-decoration, suspended ceilings, feature lighting, flooring including a combination of carpet & ceramic tiles, creation of fully glazed meeting rooms, new reception units, re-cladding of external areas.

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Ankerside Shopping Centre Toilet Refurbishment

Client: Jones Lang Lasalle

Value: £304k

Duration: 10 weeks

Complete strip out and refurbishment of male, female & disabled toilet facilities. Including the provision of temporary facilities. Comprising new sanitary ware, cubicles, wall tiling, flooring, MF ceilings, lighting & mechanical extraction.

BNP Paribas 85-89 Colmore Row, Birmingham

Client: BNP Paribas

Value: £154,727

Duration: 7 weeks

Complete refurbishment of the reception area, stairs, lift lobbies & toilets Comprising internal & external decoration, new ceramic tiling, carpet, lighting, reception desk, signage, electrical & mechanical works.


Handelsbank - Northampton

Branch refurbishment of the Swedish bank Handelsbanken, including MF ceilings, glass, solid and memory walls (curved & straight), including full height glass doors, manifestation, floor coverings, decorations, electrical and data works.

“From start to finish it was a pleasure to work with the team at Think Contracts. They listened to what we wanted, designed a fantastic solution & then delivered it. The experience was actually great fun and we are very proud of our new office.”

YHA – Manchester

Potato Wharf, Manchester was the first of the refurbishment projects undertaken by YHA. It was a 14 week programme, comprising mechanical and electrical works, flooring, bespoke joinery, catering equipment, toilets, window replacement and partitioning.

It now stands as a new bench-mark in youth hostelling


Strip Out & Refurbishment of Former B&Q Retail Warehouse, Mansfield

Client: Cushman & Wakefield

Value: £239k

Duration: 9 Weeks

Strip out and refurbishment including, Mechanical & electrical, Mezzanine floor removal, Replacement roof lights, Internal & external decoration, Service dock levellers, Loading bay repairs, Drainage, Cladding replacement & repair, Trim & remove perimeter vegetation, New partitioning & suspended ceilings to office areas, Flooring.

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Dachser Limited – Warehouse

Value: £51000

Business as usual for one of the leading freight organisations whilst busy operational offices have carpets replaced, ceiling overhauled and are fully decorated. Similarly, and whilst remaining fully operational, the warehouse internally is decorated and an office is built on a mezzanine structure.

Horton's Estate Ltd - The White House

Value: £15151

A quick turnaround refurbishment saw prime office space returned to the market place in pristine order. The works included the strip out of the previous Tenants sundry fitments, partitions and carpet tiles. Following making good to walls and ceilings, the offices were decorated and carpet renewed.

Think Contracts completed two projects for Kelway.


The first consisted of works to the roof, concrete yard, fencing, interior brickwork, exterior cladding, mechanical and electrical, redecoration, flooring, joinery & a new kitchen.

The second involved the construction of a single storey area 35m x 15m in the warehouse, which included electrics, mechanical, ceilings and partitioning.

NEC – The Piazza SuitesNEC – The Piazza Suites

Think Contracts stripped out the original piazza suite and gave the NEC an entire new kitchen. This included installation of specialist wall linings, mechanical and electrical services, external drainage, foundations, external refrigeration and a new toilet block.

“A professional, proactive and friendly team committed to achieving our requirements. The new kitchen and facilities have been warmly welcomed by staff and visitors thanks to the hard work and commitment.”

Phones 4u – Training Academy

Working closely with the Phones 4U and Elmfield team, we developed the concept for the training school. Works included new mechanical, ventilation and electrical services, super graphics, bespoke joinery, decorations, solid and glass partitions, floor coverings and bespoke furniture.

Philips Electronics UK Ltd – Bicester

Value: £16000

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