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House Extension Tips for Beginners

If you’re looking to spruce up your home, an extension is one of the best things you can do. But while some homeowners have the know-how to do it right, many don’t have a clue when it comes to construction and architectural design. Without some guidance and tips, you could end up missing out, making a mistake, or spending way more than you planned.

Will you need permission for the home extension in Uxbridge?

It really depends on the situation, but the answer is usually no, you don’t need planning permission to extend your house. Most properties have what’s called ‘permitted development’, which means you can keep the old building the same as it was in 1948, as long as you stick to certain rules. This means you can’t go over the roof of your property, and there are restrictions on how far out your extension can go, but these will depend on what type of property you have. You can find out all the details here, and we’ve got a quick guide to help you out.

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