Porch Extensions Houghton Regis

Houghton Regis Porch and Canopy Construction

Houghton Regis Porch Extensions (LU5): Adding a porch extension to your home in Houghton Regis is one splendid way of improving it without breaking the bank. Building a porch is one of the simplest and most affordable home extensions that you can do. A porch can prevent a substantial amount of heat loss through your front door as well as give a good first impression to visitors by sprucing up your main entrance.

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Any professional builder in Houghton Regis, should be capable of helping you with plans and designs for a porch. For even more inspirational and imaginative ideas you should do a search for porches on the internet.

Houghton Regis Porch Extensions

The first decision that you will have to make, if you choose to proceed with building your porch is what materials to use for the roof, the windows, the ceiling, the door, the walls and the floor.

Additionally you should be thinking about power sockets, storage possibilities, furnishings, internal design and decoration.

Do Porches Need Planning Permission? You shouldn't need to get planning permission for a porch in Houghton Regis as long as the following applies to your case: no element of the porch is within 2m from the property boundary on which it is being built or within 2m of any road, the exterior floor area of the construction isn't more than 3 square metres, no section of the porch is more than 3m above ground level, your residence is a house, not a maisonette, flat or other form of building.

Pop down to your local planning office if you are unsure about any of this. The quote from your preferred Houghton Regis porch builder will most likely include this liason with the planning office. Always check and double check where planning permission is involved.

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Building Regulations: You should bear in mind that building regulations and planning permission are 2 different things. When the existing exterior door is not removed, any disabled access is preserved and the porch area is lower than 30m2 and on ground level, building regulations approval shouldn't be needed. Building regulations approval will definitely be needed for electrical installations in porches and certain kinds of window.

The Benefits: The chief benefits of a porch extension are: offering a place to park a bicycle, raising the overall value of your property, giving extra character to a currently plain entrance, providing somewhere to hang coats, stand damp umbrellas and leave muddy shoes, enhancing the appeal of the property to prospective buyers should you need to sell it, an extra deterrent to burglars, preventing heat loss through your front door and give you a bit of extra storage space.

Porch extensions can be done in Houghton Regis and also in nearby places like: Hockliffe, Harlington, Luton, Eaton Bray, Leighton Buzzard, Tilsworth, Stanbridge, Wingfield, Toddington, Tebworth, Dunstable, Eddlesborough, Totternhoe, Leagrave, Eggington, Chalton, Sundon, Billington, and in these postcodes LU5 5PX, LU5 4QN, LU5 5JH, LU5 5EB, LU5 5DQ, LU5 5DJ, LU5 5BA, LU5, LU5 4TB, LU5 5JB. Locally based Houghton Regis porch installers will most likely have the telephone dialling code 01582 and the postcode LU5.

Overdoor/Porch Canopies Houghton Regis

If you don't wish to build a fully enclosed porch, but would still like to cover the main entrance to your home in Houghton Regis, the optimum solution would likely be an overdoor or porch canopy. By putting up a lightweight overdoor porch canopy you'll be able to both shelter your doorway from the worst that the Houghton Regis weather can throw at it and at the same time provide an elegant entrance which will improve the appearance of your property. Available in a wide range of shapes, styles and materials, porch canopies can be made to match the main design features of virtually any home in Houghton Regis. The door canopy styles that are most commonly installed are the A-frame porch canopy, the hipped canopy, the single-pitch canopy and the flat roof canopy. (Tags: Front Door Canopy Houghton Regis, Overdoor Canopies Houghton Regis, Porch Canopy Houghton Regis, Porch Canopies Houghton Regis).

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Houghton Regis porch building specialists can usually help with blockwork porches, house porches, UPVC porches in Houghton Regis, porch extensions in Houghton Regis, brick porches in Houghton Regis, cheap porch building in Houghton Regis, porch renovation in Houghton Regis, porch canopies, oak porches in Houghton Regis, porch door fitting, porch conversions, porch awnings, porch heating, porch repairs, insurance estimates, porch columns in Houghton Regis, aluminium porches, porch building estimates in Houghton Regis, porch planning and design, wood porches, front porch ideas and designs, porch planning permission assistance and other porch related services in Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire.

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Around Houghton Regis

People in the following Houghton Regis places recently needed a porch installer: Dalling Drive, Bromley Gardens, Harrington Heights, Dell Road, Hillborough Crescent, Sycamore Road, Dolphin Drive, Church End, Tithe Farm Road, Thornhill Close, Bloomsbury Gardens, Vicarage Road, Drury Close, Recreation Road, Arnald Way, Portland Ride, Kensington Close, Halley's Way, Conway Close, Cemetery Road, Leaf Road, Linden Court, Dellmont Road, King Street, Portland Close, and in these postcodes LU5 5PX, LU5 4QN, LU5 5JH, LU5 5EB, LU5 5DQ, LU5 5DJ, LU5 5BA, LU5, LU5 4TB, LU5 5JB.

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