With thousands of self-build homes completed each year in the UK, we take a look at the things you'll need to consider before embarking on your own self-build project, including planning permission, finding a plot, self-build mortgages and more.
Conservatories generally don’t need planning permission and don’t have to comply with building regulations. But this isn’t always the case, so make sure you’re clued-up on whether you need to go down those routes.
Sunroom - Sun rooms by Conservatory Designs. This sunroom is constructed with a high pitch roof on the gable end of a bungalow. Any Sunroom or Conservatory positioned to the side or front of a property requires planning permission. For further information on the rules for planning permission please refer to http://www.conservatory-designs.ie/sunrooms/
This beautiful conservatory was for a client in the charming, historic town of Devizes. They required a fairly large lean-to style conservatory to replace the existing structure. As a replacement, the foundations were already in place, but as the house is a listed building, planning permission had to be obtained. Several brick samples were selected and assessed to match the bricks to be used for the dwarf wall. We could not progress until we were entirely happy with the match.
My Home My Plans has been formed to provide a simple and cost-effective service to homeowners requiring Planning Permission and Building Regulations approval for small building projects including Loft and Garage Conversions, Extensions, Conservatories, Dorm