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Planning, designing and finding the right builder for your home extension is not without its troubles. ExtensionBuild can take you through the whole process, from first thoughts, through planning and design, to finishing off all the important details. On the way we examine different types of extension, how to manage the build and the builders and keep a tight rein on the budget.
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  • Tony
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    Hi, I converted garage inin to a 2 story attached to the main house. It was built with planning permission as an extension.…
    17 August 2016
  • ExtensionBuild
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    Wriggley - Your Question:My neighbours informed us they were building an orangery/conservatory of which building has now…
    8 August 2016
  • Wriggley
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    My neighbours informed us they were building an orangery/conservatory of which building has now started. The properties are…
    7 August 2016
  • ExtensionBuild
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    Corks - Your Question:We rent an annexe (self contained, seperate entrance, full 2 bed home) from a family Member & are…
    1 August 2016
  • Corks
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    We rent an annexe (self contained, seperate entrance, full 2 bed home) from a family Member & are fairly sure he isn't…
    31 July 2016
  • SteveO
    Re: Building Regulations for Windows and Doors
    We have a Georgian house with existing up floor side windows, that were obviously put there when the house was…
    26 July 2016
  • lil
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    Our neighbours are planning single storey extension into their garden.they are detached but only half a metre from our south…
    24 July 2016
  • ExtensionBuild
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    Nothappy - Your Question:I had an extension built for my mother (80+) who has since died and now rent it out. I wasn't…
    14 July 2016
  • Jen
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    Hi. Thank you for the article. We're trying to do a loft conversation and our semi-detached neighbour is refusing to sign the…
    11 July 2016
  • Nothappy
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    I had an extension built for my mother (80+) who has since died and now rent it out. I wasn't charged any council tax on it…
    11 July 2016
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