Porch Extensions Bridport

Bridport Porch and Canopy Construction

Bridport Porch Extensions (DT6): If you don't want to invest a fortune but are still keen to improve the look of your house in Bridport, one good way is to build a porch extension. In fact building a porch is among the most economical and least disruptive home improvement projects you can carry out. A porch can be both attractive and useful in that it improves the overall look of your property, saves heat and provides extra storage.

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The best person to talk to regarding the design and planning or a porch is an experienced builder in Bridport. There's also so much information online that it would be a mistake not to go there for some inspiration and imaginative ideas.

Porch Extensions Bridport

If you decide to take the plunge and build a porch, you will first need to consider your preferred materials for the windows, the ceiling, the floor, the walls, the roof and the door.

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

Do Porches Need Planning Permission? Generally, planning permission isn't necessary for a porch in Bridport on condition that: your property is a house, not a flat, maisonette or other type of building, no portion of the porch is over 3m above ground level, no part of the porch is within 2m from the boundary of the property on which it is being built or within 2m of any road, the exterior floor area of the construction is not more than 3 square metres.

If you're unsure about whether or not you need planning permission, head down to your local planning office. Your preferred Bridport porch builder will probably include this liason with the planning office in his quotation. To be certain, always check!

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Building Regulations Relating to Porch Building: Most homeowners may not realise that building regulations approval is very different to planning permission. You shouldn't need building regulations approval if the following are true: the exterior door remains in place, the porch construction is below 30m2 and is at ground level and all current disability access is retained. Certain kinds of window and all electrical installations in porches will require building regulations approval.

What are the Benefits of a Porch? You may be wondering exactly what benefits can be gained by adding a porch extension, these include: making your front door more secure, extra storage space, giving more character to an otherwise plain doorway, offering a place to park bicycles, reducing heat loss through your front door, enhancing the appeal of the property to buyers should you need to sell it, boosting the value of the house and providing somewhere to hang coats, stand wet umbrellas and leave muddy boots.

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Porch extensions can be carried out in Bridport and also in: Bothenhampton, Pymore, Dottery, Burton Bradstock, North Chideock, Walditch, West bay, Allington, Eype, Shipton Gorge, Salwayash, Bradpole, Watton, Higher Eype, Chideock, Broadoak, Symondsbury, and in these postcodes DT6 3BL, DT6 3RG, DT6 3QH, DT6 3RQ, DT6 3NU, DT6 3HQ, DT6 3BT, DT6 3LL, DT6 3QR, DT6 3LP. Local Bridport porch installers will most likely have the phone code 01308 and the postcode DT6.

Lean-To Porches Bridport

A much favoured choice for Bridport homes, a lean-to porch features a forward sloping roof which can be designed to match the roof of your property, or blend in with a previously installed canopy or awning. As a way to improve the facade of your property, lean-to porches are an efficacious, yet comparatively low-cost solution. Some of the many advantages of a wholly enclosed porch include; adding a supplementary layer of security, saving on energy bills by providing insulation to your front entrance, providing shade from the sun and creating a handy additional space for keeping coats, shoes and brollys.

Just as effective on either the back, side or front of your property, lean-to porches are among the simplest ways to extend your house in Bridport. According to your requirements, a lean-to porch can be partly enclosed, totally enclosed or open to the elements. In reality they can be as basic as a sloping roof held in place by 4 wooden posts. For do-it-yourselfers there are also lean-to porch kits available to buy, although you might prefer to bring in a local porch expert for your lean-to porch installation.

If you'd like to add that extra helping of curb appeal to your property in Bridport, and really have it stand out from the crowd, you should consider a lean-to porch.

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Also find: Bradpole porches, Burton Bradstock porches, Walditch porches, North Chideock porches, Bothenhampton porches, Shipton Gorge porches, Dottery porches, Eype porches, West bay porches, Allington porches, Chideock porches, Symondsbury porches, Higher Eype porches, Pymore porches, Salwayash porches, Broadoak porches, Watton porch builders and more.

If possible seek to use a building firm that is a registered member of the Federation of Master Builders.

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Porch Extension Around Bridport

People in the following Bridport roads recently needed a porch installer: Watton Park, Bowhayes, Vernons Court, Seymour Farm Cottage, Trinity Way, Moorbath Cottages, Dodhams Farm Close, St. Andrews Well, Parsonage Road, Quarry Lane, King Street, St. Katherines Drive, East Road, Priory Gardens, Cherry Tree, Fishweir Fields, Dodhams Lane, Fulbrooks Close, Asker Mead, Foundry Lane, West Gables Close, Higher Moorbath Cottage, Journeys End, Old Church Road, Duck Street, Chardsmead Road, Hanover Court, St. Marys View, and also in these postcodes DT6 3BL, DT6 3RG, DT6 3QH, DT6 3RQ, DT6 3NU, DT6 3HQ, DT6 3BT, DT6 3LL, DT6 3QR, DT6 3LP.

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Porch specialists in DT6 area, 01308.

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