Tips

Conservatory & Glass-room

Adding a conservatory to your house is considered to be permitted development, not needing an application for planning permission, subject to the limits and conditions listed below. No more than half the area of land around the « original house »* would be covered by additions or other buildings. No extension forward of the principal elevation or lire la suite »

House extension

NEW : government announced that planning laws on home extensions are to be relaxed. The government has simplified the planning system so councils have the freedom to make decisions in the best interests of their area. Councils and communities should be central to a system that achieves socially, environmentally and economically sustainable development. (https://www.gov.uk/government/topics/planning-and-building)

House construction

Want a timber frame house ? Design one ? Traditional one (masonry construction) ? M.M.C Modern Methods of Construction ? Kit houses ? Passiv houses ? … Here are our folders on the differents technics to understand the construction terminology & build the house of your dream.