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Hamilton Porch Builders: One splendid way to improve the appearance of your house in Hamilton without breaking the bank is to add a porch extension. Among the easiest and cheapest of all the home extensions, building a porch can also be one of the most beneficial. They say first impressions are important and a porch will certainly help to give visitors to your house a good first impression.

For the planning and design of a porch it is best to talk to a specialist builder in Hamilton. More imaginative ideas and inspiration can be found by looking on the internet, where the possibilities are endless.

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

It would also be a good idea to think about decoration, storage, electric sockets, internal design and furniture at this stage.

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Do I Require Planning Permission to Build a Porch? At the time of writing this posting, you should not need to apply for planning permission for a porch in Hamilton if the porch construction does not exceed a ground area of three square metres, no component of the porch construction is more than 3 metres above ground level, your residence is a house, and not a maisonette, flat or other type of building, no section of the construction is within 2 metres from the boundary of the property on which it is being built or within 2 metres of any road.

Pop down to your local planning office if you're unclear about any of this. Your chosen Hamilton porch builder will likely include this liason with the planning office in his estimate. If in doubt, check!

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Building Regulations Relating to Porch Building: Remember that planning permission is different to building regulations. You won't need building regulations approval if all disability access is retained, the porch construction is under 30m2 and at ground level and the exterior door is not taken out. You'll need to get approval for all electrical installations and certain types of window in porches.

What are the Benefits of a Porch? Having a porch on the front entrance to your home in Hamilton can have several benefits, including: extra storage space, an extra deterrent to burglars, enhancing the appeal of the property to prospective buyers should you need to sell, raising the value of the house, providing somewhere to stand wet umbrellas, leave muddy boots and hang coats, offering a place to park bicycles, decreasing heat loss through your front door and giving character to a currently plain doorstep.

For the present building regulations on porch construction take a look here: Porches.

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You should stick with building companies who are members of the Federation of Master Builders.

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