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UK Porch Extensions: If you don't want to invest a fortune but are still eager to enhance the appearance of your home in the UK, one superb way is to build a porch extension. In fact building a porch is among the most affordable and least disruptive home improvement projects you can carry out. Apart from preventing some heat loss and beautifying the doorway to your home, a porch will also give a good first impression to buyers when you come to sell.
Any professional builder in the UK, should be able to help you with ideas, designs and plans for a porch. You will also get plenty of inspirational and innovative ideas for porches on the internet.
One of the first details that you will need to consider if you choose to get the ball rolling and build a porch is whatmaterials you'd prefer to use for the floor, the ceiling, the door, the walls, the roof and the windows.
At this point you might also think about decoration, electrics, internal design, storage and furnishings.
Do Porches Need Planning Permission? At the time of writing this post, you should not need to apply for planning permission for a porch in the UK if no element of the porch is within 2m from the boundary of the property or within 2m of any highway, your residence is a house, and not a flat, maisonette or other kind of building, the construction does not exceed a ground area of 3 square metres, no component of the porch construction is over 3m above ground level.