Consumers

Welcome to the British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom Installation – the only government sanctioned organisation dedicated to the sector. Our network of installation businesses and our focus on standards and compliance provides consumers with the ability to make an informed choice when contracting an installation specialist.

Book a survey

If you are looking for a fully managed service for your next project, Protect My Install (PMI) could be the solution. 

PMI is an online platform that provides end-to-end service from finding a BiKBBI registered installer, providing itemised quotations, Trading Standards approved contracts, online transactions including payment protection and access to finance. Plus, you’ll even find comfort in having insurance backed workmanship guarantees and, in the rare event that you encounter issues, access to dispute resolution.
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Find or validate an installer

If you are looking for an installer in your area, or want to validate the credentials of a BiKBBI registered business, you can do so here.
FIND or VALIDATE AN INSTALLER

Help & advice

Whether you are about to embark on a home improvement project, your project has already commenced or your work has been completed, we have complied a host of useful documents, links and guidance to support you.

Find a retailer

Search the register of BiKBBI Retail Installation Standards Partners - reputable national, regional and independent kitchen, bedroom and bathroom retailers who only use BiKBBI registered installation specialists to ensure their customers have peace of mind.

Inspection

The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation provides access to a national network of independent specialist inspectors who deliver a range of inspection services to support all parties. Inspection is available to consumers, retailers, manufacturers and installation businesses. You do not need to have used or be registered with a BiKBBI business to use this service.
Why use a BiKBBI specialist inspector?
Independence
Inspectors are independent industry specialists. Their reports are built from ethical foundations, with clarity and fairness at the heart of their motivation.
Credibility
We are a government sanctioned not-for-profit institute. Professional integrity is what we stand for, which is recognised within the industry we represent.
Professionalism
BiKBBI inspectors have conducted hundreds of inspections nationally. They know what they are doing and are good at what they do.
Inspection services and fees
£155
+ VAT
Ideal for less complex installation issues, where an independent opinion is needed on points that can be demonstrated via an online session. This service includes a digital report and a recording of the session, highlighting the points raised and providing an expert opinion on the required remedy.


✅ Online inspection
✅ Ideal for quick opinions
❌ Not suitable for disputes
VIRTUAL
£375
+ VAT
An onsite inspection for more complex, multi-point installation issues. This service includes a independent installation expert attending site to carry out a full inspection, followed by digital report including photography, and an expert opinion on the points raised with suggested remedial for remedy.


✅ In person inspection
✅ Perfect for peace of mind sign off
❌ Not suitable for disputes
LITE
£750*
+ VAT
This onsite service is intended for cases that may be heading for, or already involved in, legal proceedings and includes all elements of the standard inspection service along with a comprehensive court-ready inspection report completed by an ‘expert witness’. 



✅ In person inspection
✅ S35 compliant legal report
✅ Includes fault & remedy opinion 
DISPUTES
Not sure if you need an inspection?


Review our document library for useful advice and guidance:
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