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25 Things to Know Before Extending Your Home

This Victorian Villa was renovated to combine original features with modern design When it comes to extending your home, there are a number of criteria that need to be considered to ensure project success. These…


Soundproofing Regulations: Part E

Part E (Resistance to Sound) of the Building Regulations sets out the soundproofing standards for new homes and conversions. It deals with dividing walls and floors, and also requires some sound insulation internally to protect…


15 Rear Extension Design Ideas

If you’re looking to add value as well as extra space to your home, then a rear extension may be the project for you. If you are carrying out your work under Permitted Development, you will…


How to Turn a Bungalow into a Two-storey Home

If you want to turn your bungalow into a two-storey home, you’ll need to check that the project is viable, by: looking at all the planning issues involved assessing your bungalow’s structural stability judging whether…