Do I need planning permission?

Every project is different but they all have to follow the same rules set by the government. Sometimes you need permission to build, and sometimes you don't.

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Home & Maker Tue Jul 21 2020 10:10:43 GMT+0100 (British Summer Time)

Self-builders, it's time to take control!

Embarking on your self build project can be a daunting prospect especially when there are so many health, safety and building requirements that your Building Inspector will need to have evidence of. The benefits will result in significantly lowered costs and full ownership of the project. Remember, Building Regulations are required for most construction projects - from a small extension, right through to a new home - and it's important to know that Local Authorities have the powers to prosecute or fine if buildings do not meet Building Regulations.

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Home & Maker Thu Jul 09 2020 13:40:50 GMT+0100 (British Summer Time)

New Looks for Faded Facades

Don't move - improve! If you're looking for some inspiration when it comes to the outside of your home, our team of experts are here to help. Read on for their top three tips and tricks that can transform the exterior facade of your home at any budget.

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Home & Maker Thu Jul 09 2020 13:40:28 GMT+0100 (British Summer Time)

Ideas We Love: Ways To Add Value To Your Home

We all want to add value to our homes. After all, property is one of the best investments, so why not try using some of the ideas we have below to add value to your property!

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Home & Maker Wed Jul 08 2020 12:58:52 GMT+0100 (British Summer Time)

What is my architect saying?

Technical terms can be confusing. Read on for an insiders guide to architect's jargon.

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Home & Maker Wed Jul 08 2020 12:17:23 GMT+0100 (British Summer Time)