Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2013’

  • New Planning Application Fees for 2013 (Scotland)

    !! NEWS FLASH – PLANNING APPLICATION FEE INCREASE!! The draft Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications and Deemed Applications) (Scotland) Amended Regulations 2013 will be laid in parliament on February 1, 2013. If approved by parliament these regulations will come into force 6 April …

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  • Choosing The Right Tradesman

    There are thousands of highly professional, skilled and genuine tradesmen across the UK – here’s a simple guide to help find a good one. Ask friends and family A recommendation from a friend or relative is the ideal way to find a trustworthy tradesman. Many …

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  • New french doors

    We own a (new build) timber framed house in Chirnside. Our kitchen is currently a long kitchen with a door and window leading to the back of the property. We wish to change the layout of our kitchen by bricking up the back door and …

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  • Do I Need Permission for a Driveway

    I own a property under South Lanarkshire Council, when i bought the property the front garden was already paved but i was told by the council¬†I could not use it as a driveway due to space between my house and the pavement. However, several people …

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