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Strood Porch Extensions (ME2): If you're looking for a way to enhance your home in Strood without emptying your wallet, you could consider building a porch extension. As home extensions go, building a porch can be one of the most beneficial, while at the same time being among the simplest and economical. An elegant porch will make the main doorway to your property more appealing to buyers, will minimize heat loss through your front door, and give you some storage for those wet shoes and umbrellas.

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You'll need a specialist builder in Strood to help you with the design and planning or your porch. For yet more innovative and inspirational ideas you should do a search for porches on the internet.

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Before any construction commences on your porch you need to consider your preferred materials for the roof, the floor, the walls, the windows, the door and the ceiling.

Other elements to think about are electrical sockets, storage, internal design, decoration and furnishings.

Is Planning Permission Required for a Porch? Generally, planning permission isn't required for a porch in Strood as long as: no portion of the porch construction is over 3 metres above ground level, your residence is a house, not a flat, maisonette or other type of building, the porch construction does not exceed a ground area of 3m2, no portion of the construction is within 2m of any road or 2 metres from the property boundary on which it is being built.

Before proceeding with your porch construction, it is always better to pop along to your local planning office. The quote from your chosen Strood porch builder will likely include this liason with the planning office. To be certain, always check!

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Building Regulations: You should keep in mind that planning permission and building regulations approval are 2 different things altogether. Where porches are concerned you WILL need building regulations approval unless the porch construction is less than 30m2 and is at ground level, the present external door stays in place and any disability access is retained. Electrical installations and certain windows will need approval.

The Benefits of a Porch: There are several benefits to be gained by putting in a porch extension, including: reducing heat loss through your front door, providing somewhere to leave muddy shoes, hang coats and stand damp umbrellas, increasing the overall value of the house, offering a place to park a bike, making your entrance more secure, giving extra character to an otherwise plain doorstep, extra storage space and enhancing the appeal of the property to buyers if you need to sell it.

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Porch extensions can be undertaken in Strood and also in nearby places like: Gillingham, Gravesend, Cuxton, Cobham, Lower Upnor, Higham, North Halling, Upper Upnor, Frindsbury, Cliffe Woods, Meopham, Rochester, Chattenden, Wainscott, Shorne, and in these postcodes ME2 2HW, ME2 2EY, ME2 2JS, ME2 2HG, ME2 2NB, ME2 2JW, ME2 2LT, ME2 2HB, ME2 2PG, ME2 2PX. Local Strood porch installers will likely have the postcode ME2 and the dialling code 01634.

Lean-To Porches Strood

A lean-to porch is a porch with a sloping roof that can be made to match the roof of your home in Strood, or blend in with an existing awning. Offering an effective, yet comparatively economical way to enhance the entrance of your house, lean-to porches have a range of benefits. A lean-to porch that is completely enclosed will provide a bit of shade from direct sunlight, add an extra layer of security, save energy by providing heat insulation to your front door and create a useful additional space for storing shoes, brollys and coats.

Lean-to porches are one of the easiest ways to extend you house, either to the side, rear or front. According to your specific requirements, a lean-to porch can be partially enclosed, open or fully enclosed. In fact they can be as simple as an inclined roof supported by 4 (or maybe even 2) wooden posts. You can even buy lean-to porch kits, if you're keen to try out your DIY skills. However, bringing in a local Strood porch builder might be a better idea.

If you would like your property in Strood to really stand out from the crowd, and possess that additional smidgen of curb appeal, a well designed and built lean-to porch could be the perfect option. (Tags: Lean-To Porches Strood, Lean-To Porch Kits Strood, Lean-To Porch Strood, Lean-To Porch Ideas Strood).

Porch/Overdoor Canopies Strood

An overdoor or porch canopy is the solution for you if you wish to cover the front entrance to your house in Strood, but do not want to install a totally enclosed porch. With a lightweight overdoor porch canopy you can both provide an attractive entrance that will enhance the look of your house, and at the same time protect your doorway from the worst of the Strood weather. Obtainable in a wide array of materials, styles and shapes, porch canopies can be made to go with the design features of just about any house in Strood. The porch, overdoor canopy patterns that are most commonly installed are the flat roof canopy, the hipped canopy, the single-pitch canopy and the A-frame canopy. (Tags: Porch Canopy Strood, Door Canopy Strood, Overdoor Canopy Strood, Porch Canopies Strood).

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Also find: Upper Upnor porches, Wainscott porches, Higham porches, Rochester porches, Cliffe Woods porches, Gravesend porches, Meopham porches, Gillingham porches, North Halling porches, Cobham porches, Lower Upnor porches, Cuxton porches, Shorne porches, Chattenden porches, Frindsbury porch builders and more.

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Strood porch building specialists can generally help with extending a porch, porch canopy construction, conservatories and porches Strood, porch columns Strood, front porch ideas and designs in Strood, porch planning guidance, blockwork porches, brickwork porches Strood, aluminium porches, porch supplies and materials in Strood, lean-to porches, porch lighting, uPVC lean-to porches Strood, UPVC porches, porch building regulations advice, porch door fitting, porch flooring, porch planning permission assistance Strood, small porch construction, porch awnings in Strood, cheap porch construction, porch doors and windows, porch extensions Strood, glass porches, permitted development porches in Strood, porch electrics in Strood, insurance quotations, porch doors and other porch related services in Strood, Kent. If there are different Strood porch requirements that you need but cannot find here, you should list them on the QUOTE FORM provided.

If you can get a building company that is associated with the FMB (Federation of Master Builders), then that would be a great benefit.

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Porch Extension Around Strood

Throughout the year, householders in these Strood roads have requested quotes for porch extensions: Canal Road, North Street, Gravesend Road, Albert Place, Rushdean Road, Vicarage Road, Cranmere Court, Victoria Street, Hillside Avenue, Richborough Drive, Evelyn Close, Kingswear Gardens, Hillshaw Crescent, King Arthurs Drive, Harlech Close, Wingrove Drive, Frindsbury Road, High Street, Marsh Street, Friary Place, and also in these postcodes ME2 2HW, ME2 2EY, ME2 2JS, ME2 2HG, ME2 2NB, ME2 2JW, ME2 2LT, ME2 2HB, ME2 2PG, ME2 2PX.

More Strood Tradesmen

More Strood Tradespeople: Not surprisingly, when you're doing home improvements and repairs in Strood, Kent, you'll probably need all types of different tradespeople and aside from a porch builder in Strood, Kent, you could also need a plumber in Strood, a bricklayer in Strood, a plasterer in Strood, a handyman in Strood, a carpenter in Strood, a window fitter in Strood, rubbish removal in Strood, SKIP HIRE in Strood, a building contractor in Strood, metalworkers in Strood, a tiler in Strood, an electrician in Strood, and other different Strood tradesmen.

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