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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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  • Lizzy
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    Hi, My husband and I bought a 3 bedroom house which already had and annex extension built above the garage attached to the…
    7 September 2018
  • Mermanda
    Re: Planning Issues for Self Contained Annexes
    Hi, My partner's mother has agreed that we can build a 2 bed wooden cabin in her garden. It will be a single…
    31 August 2018
  • Broady
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    My neighbour has had a porch built and we were going to do the same and with the neighbours permission, join the porches.…
    20 August 2018
  • AJ120
    Re: Planning Issues for Self Contained Annexes
    Hi, I have been reading through all the questions and answers which is very interesting and useful. We are in…
    18 August 2018
  • ExtensionBuild
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    NewishOwner - Your Question:We have a small detached property with a side return - one wall of which is our neighbours house.…
    8 August 2018
  • NewishOwner
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    We have a small detached property with a side return - one wall of which is our neighbours house. They built a single storey…
    7 August 2018
  • felttip
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    Hi, It's me again, sorry to be so needy. The stables we wish to convert into a self contained granny annex was built by me…
    19 June 2018
  • felttip
    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    Hi We have some stables that are now redundant because the Council are going to build on the fields we rent to graze the…
    19 June 2018
  • ExtensionBuild
    Re: Keeping in With the Neighbours
    Si - Your Question:We have plans approved for a single storey rear extension to our semi detached home. Our neighbours have…
    15 June 2018
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    Re: When is an Annexe Not an Annexe?
    Louloubelle - Your Question:My father has detached barn which he has converted into an Annexe with relevant permissions an…
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