Hire Rates

What constitues a “day”

A working day for both studios is 8.30 am to 6.30 pm (10 hours)  Monday to Friday before and after these times overtime will apply.

The Main Studio £650.00 per day
The Mezz Studio £350.00 per day

Bookings are only confirmed on receipt of a signed booking form or email booking form.

A deposit of 50% of the cost of the hire for the period is required before commencement of the hire period.

All bookings will be charged from first arrival to last departure and are subject to cancellation payments as listed on the rate card. Any “bringing forward”  or overrun of hire period cannot be guaranteed as previous bookings may have been accepted.)

Cancellations

If you cancel after a booking has been confirmed, a cancellation fee will apply.

Any booking cancelled less than 48 hours before commencement will be billed at full rate plus expenses incurred. If cancelled more than 48 hours before commencement you will be billed at 50% of basic day rate plus expenses incurred.

Overtime Rates

From 7.00am to 8.30am and 6.30pm to 8.00pm at £60.00 per hour
Before 7.00am and after 8.00pm at £85.00 per hour

Weekend and Bank Holiday rates

Day Main Studio Mezz Studio
Saturday £725 £400
Sundays £750 £425
Bank Holidays £800 £450

A discount of 10% discount is available (only on basic hire rates) if full balance of hire fees owed is paid on the last day of the hire period
3 consecutive week days hire discounted to:

The Main Studio £615.00 per day
The Mezz Studio
£325.00 per day

NOTE : On the 3 consecutive days rate, the 10 % discount does NOT apply.

Other Charges

3 Phase electricity charged at 42p per unit
Extra’s added to the studio bill are at cost plus 20%, plus transport as required.
A cleaning charge of £25 per hour will be levied if the studio is not left in clean/tidy condition.

If using cove area of studio, the cost to repaint BASE of cove to original clean white from any pale colour:

The Main Studio £225.00
The Mezz Studio
£75.00

Painting the BASE of the cove back to original clean white from dark colours:

The Main Studio £325.00
The Mezz Studio £125.00

Unless the cove is requested to be clean white on booking, it will not be freshly painted for your booking.

Permission to paint the cove must be obtained from Big Shed beforehand. Quotes for painting the FULL COVE and repainting back to white available on request The cove must only be painted with FLAT COLOUR IN MATT EMULSION, definitely no metallics.
Booking is confirmed on receipt of signed booking form / email booking form. If a studio is cancelled after receipt of booking form a cancellation fee will apply. Any booking cancelled less than 48 hours before commencement will be billed at full rate plus expenses incurred. If cancelled more than 48 hours before commencement you will be billed at 50% of basic day rate plus expenses incurred.

All charges are subject to VAT.

Hire contracts are subject to our standard conditions of hire, please read them here.