permitted development changes September 2020

Permitted Development Changes September 2020 – Good or Bad News?

Permitted Development Changes in England The Prime Minister has both announced – and hinted at – some major changes to Permitted Development rights for England as part of his Build, Build, Build campaign. From September this year we are to understand that homeowners living in the majority of post-war homes (whether they are detached, semi-detached…

Things to do before starting your building project

Things to do before starting your building project

Are you planning to extend, renovate or improve your home in the near future? There are plenty of things to do before starting your building project. The social distancing requirements of the current coronavirus situation probably mean that you have a bit more free time at home than you’re used to. Time is very precious.…

period property renovation energy efficiency improvements

Period Property Renovation: How to Improve Home Energy Efficiency

Planning a period property renovation? If you are restoring a Victorian house, or indeed refurbishing any older property, then you probably began the process by checking the condition of the existing building. You may have had a surveyor look at the state of the roof and the windows, as well as checking the safety of…