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Gravesend Porch Builders: If you are looking for ways to improve the appearance of your property in Gravesend, a porch extension is a terrific way to do it without emptying your bank account. In fact building a porch is among the cheapest and easiest home improvement projects you can do. An elegant porch gives a good first impression to anybody visiting your home, will add some value, and will save a fair amount of heat loss.

For the planning and design of a porch it is best to consult with a general builder in Gravesend. For even more inspirational and imaginative ideas you should do a search for porches on the internet.

If you decide to go ahead with building a porch, one of the first things you'll want to consider is what materials you are going to be using for the door, the floor, the roof, the ceiling, the windows and the walls.

Other elements to think about are decoration, storage options, internal design, the provision of electricity and furniture.

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Is Planning Permission Necessary for a Porch? You may not need planning permission to build a porch on your house in Gravesend if the following conditions are met: the porch construction doesn't exceed a ground area of 3 square metres, your dwelling is a house, not a maisonette, flat or other form of building, no component of the porch construction is within 2 metres from the property boundary on which it is being built or within two metres of any highway, no element of the porch is more than 3 metres above ground level.

However, you should always seek the advice of your local planning office before proceeding. Your preferred Gravesend porch builder will be happy to help you with this procedure. Be sure, and check!

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Building Regulations: Planning permission and building regulations are separate and one might be needed where the other isn't. If your project means that the present exterior door stays in place, all disabled access is maintained and the porch is under 30 square metres and at ground level, you should not need building regulations approval. Electrical installations and certain kinds of window do need approval.

What are the Benefits of a Porch Extension? There are a number of benefits that having a porch extension brings, including: boosting the value of the house, give you a bit more storage space, enhancing the appeal of the property to potential buyers in the event you need to sell it, providing somewhere to leave muddy shoes, hang coats and stand wet brollys, giving extra character to a currently plain doorway, more security, minimizing heat loss through your front door and offering a place to leave a bicycle.

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When possible seek to use a contractor who is a registered member of the FMB (Federation of Master Builders).

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