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8 Single-Storey Extensions Design Ideas

A single storey extension can add much needed space to a home, while often being achievable under Permitted Development rights, saving you the headache of having to achieve planning permission. Whether it’s to create a…


DIY: What to Leave to the Professionals

Some self builders and renovators often try to do work on a DIY basis as a way of keeping costs down on a building project (like Rob and Alithea Dawson, pictured, who built their low…


20 Extension Design Ideas

If you need to add space and there is room to add value to your home in the process (making sure you don’t exceed the ceiling value in the area) then an extension is the…


What is an Architectural Technologist?

When you start to look for someone to come up with a design for your build project, be it a self build, an extension or a renovation, you will find that there are various professions…


12 Radical Extension Ideas

When it comes to adding an extension to your home, there are two options. You can either choose to build a sympathetic extension, matching materials and roof pitch as you go, or you can go…