Porch Extensions Walmer

Walmer Porch and Canopy Construction

Walmer Porch Extensions (CT14): There are numerous ways to improve the look of your house in Walmer, adding a porch extension is one easy way to do this without emptying your bank account. Building a porch is one of the most economical and least disruptive extension projects that you can do. A porch can prevent a substantial amount of heat loss through your existing front door as well as give a good first impression to visitors by beautifying your main entrance.

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An established builder in Walmer is the person you need to assist you with the design and planning procedure. Although you should also check on the internet, where you'll find an abundance of creative and inspirational ideas for porches.

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

It would be as well to also think about furniture, internal design, decoration, electrical sockets and storage options.

Do I Need Planning Permission to Build a Porch? Generally, planning permission is not needed for a porch in Walmer on condition that: no element of the porch construction is over three metres above ground level, your dwelling is a house, not a maisonette, flat or other type of building, the porch construction does not exceed a ground area of 3 square metres, no part of the porch construction is within two metres of any highway or 2 metres from the property boundary on which it is being built.

It's probably best to pop along to your local planning office before pressing ahead with your porch. See if your preferred Walmer porch builder will come along with you. It is always best to check.

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Building Regulations Relating to Porch Construction: You should note that planning permission is completely different to building regulations approval. If your project means that any current disability access is retained, the porch is lower than 30 square metres and on ground level and the external door is not taken out, you will not need building regulations approval. Electrical installations and certain types of window do need approval.

Benefits: You may be wondering exactly what benefits can be gained by adding a porch extension, these include: offering somewhere to park bicycles, providing somewhere to stand damp umbrellas, hang coats and leave muddy shoes, increasing the overall value of your house, give you a little bit more storage space, making your front door more secure, reducing heat loss through your front door, enhancing the appeal of the property to prospective buyers if you ever need to sell and giving more character to a previously plain doorway.

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Porch extensions can be carried out in Walmer and also in nearby places like: Whitfield, St Margarets at Cliffe, Tilmanstone, Great Mongeham, Guston, Ripple, Sandwich, Lydden, Sholden, Deal, Elvington, Betteshanger, Eyethorne, Ringwould, Kingsdown, Eastry, Worth, Dover, and in these postcodes CT14 7HT, CT14 7NA, CT14 7LE, CT14 7RU, CT14 7ED, CT14 7QD, CT14 7PE, CT14 7QR, CT14 7HZ, CT14 7JJ. Local Walmer porch installers will probably have the phone code 01304 and the postcode CT14.

Overdoor/Porch Canopies Walmer

An overdoor or porch canopy would likely be the best solution for you if you intend to cover the main entrance to your house in Walmer, but would prefer not to install a fully enclosed porch. By putting up a lightweight overdoor porch canopy you'll be able to shelter your doorway from the worst of the Walmer weather and while doing so provide an attractive entrance which will enhance the appearance of your property. Available in a whole host of shapes and styles, porch canopies can be made to complement the design features of just about any property in Walmer. The porch canopy designs that are most commonly installed are the A-frame porch canopy, the flat roof canopy, the single-pitch canopy and the hipped canopy. (Tags: Porch Canopy Walmer, Porch Canopies Walmer, Overdoor Canopy Walmer, Door Canopy Walmer).

Lean-To Porch Walmer

Featuring a sloping roof that can be made to match the roof of your home in Walmer, or tie in with a previously installed canopy or awning, a lean-to porch is a much favoured choice. Lean-to porches are an effective, yet comparatively economical way to enhance the front of your property. A lean-to porch that's totally enclosed can create a useful extra space for keeping shoes, coats and brollys, provide shade from the sun, add an extra level of security to your property and save energy by providing insulation to your front entrance.

One of the simplest ways to extend your house in Walmer, lean-to porches can be used on either the side, front or rear of a structure. Lean-to porches in Walmer can be fully enclosed, open to the elements or partially enclosed. Lean-to porches can be as straightforward as four wooden posts supporting a sloping roof. For do-it-yourselfers there are even lean-to porch kits available for sale, although you may opt to hire a local porch expert for the installation of your lean-to-porch.

If you would like to add that extra bit of curb appeal to your house in Walmer, and really make it stand out from the rest, you may want to look into a lean-to porch.

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Also find: St Margarets at Cliffe porches, Eastry porches, Great Mongeham porches, Worth porches, Eyethorne porches, Sholden porches, Kingsdown porches, Deal porches, Ringwould porches, Guston porches, Elvington porches, Sandwich porches, Tilmanstone porches, Ripple porches, Betteshanger porches, Dover porches, Lydden porches, Whitfield porch builders and more.

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Always stick with building contractors who are affiliated with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

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Porch Extension Around Walmer

Porch extension quotes were recently asked for by householders in the following Walmer streets: Gilford Road, King Street, Roselands, Kelvedon Road, York And Albany Close, Herschell Square, Kingsdown Road, Gothic Close, St Margarets Drive, Blenheim Road, Newlands Drive, Canada Road, North Barrack Road, York Road, Reading Close, Channel Lea, Warwick Road, Wellington Parade, Cheriton Place, Salisbury Road, St Clare Road, Ravenscourt Road, Palmerston Avenue, Bamford Way, Curzon Close, St Marys Road, and in these postcodes: CT14 7HT, CT14 7NA, CT14 7LE, CT14 7RU, CT14 7ED, CT14 7QD, CT14 7PE, CT14 7QR, CT14 7HZ, CT14 7JJ.

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