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Dorking Porch Extensions (RH4): When you're looking at ways to improve the look of your home in Dorking, but don't want to spend a fortune, a porch extension is an option you may want to consider. Of all the possible home extensions, building a porch is one of the easiest and most economical. Apart from saving some heat loss and beautifying the main doorway to your home, a porch also gives a good first impression to visitors.

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It would be a good idea to talk to a specialist builder in Dorking with regards to the design and planning of your proposed porch. More innovative ideas and inspiration can be found by looking online, where the possibilities are endless.

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What materials you are planning to use for the windows, the walls, the floor, the roof, the door and the ceiling, will be the first details to consider if you decide to go ahead with building a porch.

It would also be a good idea to think about furniture, electrics, storage options, decoration and internal design at this point.

Do I Need Planning Permission to Build a Porch? You probably won't need planning permission to build a porch on the front entrance to your home in Dorking if: the external ground floor area of the porch isn't more than three square metres, no element of the porch construction is more than 3m above ground level, no portion of the porch construction is within 2m of any road or two metres from the boundary of the property on which it is being built, your property is a house, and not a flat, maisonette or other kind of building.

However, you should always double check your local planning office before proceeding. Ask your chosen Dorking porch builder to help you out with this procedure. It is always best to check.

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Building Regulations Relating to Porches: The layman may not appreciate that building regulations approval is completely different to planning permission. You won't need building regulations approval if the present exterior door stays in place, the porch construction is under 30m2 and is at ground level and all disabled access is maintained. Building regulations approval will definitely be needed for electrical installations in porches and certain kinds of window.

What are the Benefits of a Porch Extension? There are a number of benefits that having a porch brings, including: giving more character to an otherwise plain doorstep, offering a place to park a bicycle, additional storage space, providing somewhere to stand brollys, hang coats and leave muddy shoes, enhancing the property's appeal to prospective buyers when you need to sell it, making your front door more secure, cutting down heat loss through your front door and boosting the value of the house.

Porch extensions can be carried out in Dorking and also in: Westcott, Beare Green, Leigh, Great Bookham, Abinger Hammer, Buckland, Mickleham, Abinger Common, Brockham, Holmwood, Betchworth, Westhumble, Headley, Fetcham, North Homwood, and in these postcodes RH4 1JG, RH4 1GL, RH4 1QD, RH4 1JR, RH4 1NU, RH4 1JX, RH4 1JZ, RH4 1GH, RH4 1AQ, RH4 1PS. Local Dorking porch installers will probably have the postcode RH4 and the telephone dialling code 01306.

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When possible aim to use a building company that is a member of the Federation of Master Builders.

Dorking porch building specialists will likely help with timber porches, porch entrances in Dorking, storm porches in Dorking, porch roofing, porch door hanging, porch lights in Dorking, porch renovating, glass porches, porch waterproofing, oak porches, porch repairs in Dorking, porch heating, porch planning permission assistance, porch canopies, porch canopy installation, blockwork porches in Dorking, porch electrics, UPVC porches, brick porches in Dorking, porch planning assistance in Dorking, porch conversions in Dorking, insurance estimates and other porch related services in Dorking, Surrey.

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Also find: Betchworth porch extensions, Mickleham porch extensions, Westhumble porch extensions, Buckland porch extensions, Beare Green porch extensions, Abinger Common porch extensions, Westcott porch extensions, North Homwood porch extensions, Headley porch extensions, Great Bookham porch extensions, Abinger Hammer porch extensions, Fetcham porch extensions, Brockham porch extensions, Leigh porch extensions, Holmwood porch builders and more.

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Porch extension estimates were recently asked for by property owners in the following Dorking streets: Chart Lane, Barrington Road, Heath Hill, St Brelades Close, Paper Mews, Longfield Road, Firs Close, South Terrace, Priory Close, Tilehurst Lane, Punchbowl Lane, Lowburys, Deepdene Wood, Reigate Road, Marlborough Hill, St Pauls Mews, Downsview Gardens, Glenwood, Coldharbour Lane, Overdale, Elmhurst Drive, Harrowlands Park, West Bank, Deepdene Avenue, as well as in these postcodes: RH4 1JG, RH4 1GL, RH4 1QD, RH4 1JR, RH4 1NU, RH4 1JX, RH4 1JZ, RH4 1GH, RH4 1AQ, RH4 1PS.

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