Porch Extensions Melksham

Melksham Porch and Canopy Construction

Melksham Porch Extensions (SN12): If you don't want to empty your bank account but are still keen to enhance the look of your home in Melksham, one splendid way is to build a porch extension. Building a porch is one of the cheapest and least disruptive extension projects you can do. Everybody always says that first impressions are important and a porch will help to give visitors to your property that good first impression.

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Any professional builder in Melksham, should be able to help you with plans and designs for a porch. More inspiration and imaginative ideas can be found by looking online, where the possibilities are endless.

Melksham Porch Extensions

Porches, of course, come in all sizes and shapes, so one of your very first decisions will be what materials to use for the roof, the walls, the door, the ceiling, the floor and the windows.

You should also think about power sockets, storage options, furnishings, decoration and internal design.

Do Porches Need Planning Permission? You should not need to get planning permission for a porch in Melksham as long as the following applies to your case: the exterior ground floor area isn't over 3 square metres, your residence is a house, and not a flat, maisonette or other type of building, no element of the porch is more than 3m above ground level, no portion of the construction is within two metres from the boundary of the property or within two metres of any road.

If you're uncertain about whether you need planning permission, pop down to your local planning office. Your preferred Melksham porch builder will perhaps even do this for you. You should always be sure when it comes to planning permission.

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Building Regulations: The layman may not appreciate that building regulations approval is very different to planning permission. Building regulations approval shouldn't be needed if the porch is below 30m2 and on ground level, the existing external door is not removed and all current disability access is retained. You will need to get building regulations approval for electrical installations and certain types of window in porches.

The Benefits of a Porch Extension: You may be wondering exactly what benefits can be gained by adding a porch, these include: providing somewhere to stand damp umbrellas, hang coats and leave muddy boots, extra storage space, boosting the value of your house, offering a place to leave a bike, giving character to a currently plain doorstep, decreasing heat loss through your front door, enhancing the appeal of the property to prospective buyers if you ever need to put it on the market and more security.

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Porch extensions can be undertaken in Melksham and also in nearby places like: Old Derry Hill, Salisbury, Bowerhill, Shurnold, Bromham, Whitley, Atworth, Lacock, Broughton Gifford, Trowbridge, Melksham Forest, Corsham, Sandridge Common, Seend, Shaw, Beanacre, and in these postcodes SN12 6DL, SN12 6EF, SN12 6WD, SN12 6FL, SN12 6LY, SN12 6AR, SN12 7AA, SN12 6JF, SN12 6BX, SN12 6JZ. Local Melksham porch installers will probably have the telephone code 01225 and the postcode SN12.

Overdoor/Porch Canopies Melksham

An overdoor or porch canopy is the best solution for you if you want to cover the main entrance to your property in Melksham, but don't want to build a fully enclosed porch. You will be able to both shelter your front door from the worst that the Melksham weather can throw at it, and create an attractive entrance that will enhance the look of your home, by installing an overdoor porch canopy. Porch canopies are available in a range of different styles and shapes to match the main design features of pretty much any property in Melksham. The porch, overdoor canopy designs that are most frequently installed are the A-frame porch canopy, the flat roof door canopy, the hipped canopy and the mono-pitch canopy.

Lean-To Porches Melksham

Featuring a forward sloping roof that can be built to complement the roof of your home in Melksham, or fit in with a pre-existing canopy or awning, a lean-to porch is a very popular option. Providing an efficacious, yet comparatively low-cost way to enhance the facade of your home, lean-to porches have a range of benefits. A totally enclosed lean-to porch can add a supplementary level of security, save on energy bills by providing insulation to your front entrance, provide a bit of shade from the sun and create a handy extra space for keeping coats, brollys and shoes.

Lean-to porches are one of the simplest ways to extend you home, either to the side, front or back. Dependant upon your needs, a lean-to porch can be open, partially enclosed or fully enclosed. Lean-to porches can be as basic as 4 timber posts supporting a sloping roof. Nowadays, you can even purchase lean-to porch kits, if you are keen to test your do-it-yourself abilities. Although, calling in a local Melksham porch specialist might be the more sensible option.

A nicely designed and constructed lean-to porch can make your house in Melksham stand out on its own and give it some additional curb appeal - vital if you ever want to put it on the market later on.

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Melksham porch building specialists can generally help with rear porches, porch repairs Melksham, extended porches, porch door fitting Melksham, porch doors in Melksham, oak porches, porch flooring Melksham, verandas and porches, porch planning advice, porch tiling Melksham, front porch designs and ideas, porch columns, permitted development porches Melksham, porch planning permission assistance, porch reconstruction, porch design and planning Melksham, wooden porches, electrical sockets Melksham, porch waterproofing, cost-effective porches, brick porches Melksham, small porch construction, lean-to porch construction, porch materials and supplies, glass porches, porch awnings, storm porches, aluminium porches and other porch related services in Melksham, Wiltshire. If there happen to be other Melksham porch requirements that you need but can't see here, you can easily mention them on the QUOTE FORM provided.

If you can get a builder who is a registered member of the Federation of Master Builders (FMB), that would be a significant benefit.

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Also find: Lacock porches, Bowerhill porches, Beanacre porches, Broughton Gifford porches, Old Derry Hill porches, Seend porches, Shaw porches, Whitley porches, Atworth porches, Salisbury porches, Corsham porches, Trowbridge porches, Shurnold porches, Bromham porches, Melksham Forest porches, Sandridge Common porch builders and more.

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Melksham Wiltshire (Wilts: A town found in the county of Wiltshire in South-West England, Melksham is home to a population of roughly 19,000, meaning it is the fifth largest town in the county. Melksham lies alongside the River Avon and is roughly 30 miles from Salisbury and 26 miles from Swindon, the closest motorway is the M4, nearby places include Sandridge Common, Bromham, Beanacre, Bowerhill, Seend, Salisbury, Corsham and Melksham Forest. Melksham is in the postcode district SN12 and has the telephone dialling code 01225, its Ordnance Survey grid reference is ST9063. The St Michael and All Angels Parish Church stands on the site of a Saxon church near the river. For local info regarding Melksham, Wiltshire check here. (Tags: Melksham Wiltshire, Melksham UK, Melksham England, Melksham Wilts)

Porch Extension Around Melksham

Porch extension specialists were just recently carrying out work the following Melksham streets: Sherwood Avenue, Bowden Crescent, Sells Green, Spa Court, Atworth Court, Brookfield Rise, The City, Carnation Lane, Brampton Court, Sangster Avenue, The Street, Bradley View, Dorset Crescent, Trenchard Way, Corsham Road, Canons Court, Corfe Road, Ashdown Drive, Cheshire Close, The Laurels, Trent Crescent, Sarum Avenue, Daisy Close, Semington Road, Blackmore Road, Church Street, Short Street, Burniston Close, and in homes with these postcodes: SN12 6DL, SN12 6EF, SN12 6WD, SN12 6FL, SN12 6LY, SN12 6AR, SN12 7AA, SN12 6JF, SN12 6BX, SN12 6JZ.

Porch specialists in SN12 area, 01225.

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