Porch Hints and Tips

Advantages of a porch

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  • Create an entrance hall.
  • Enhance the look of your property.
  • Potential to add a WC.
  • Enhanced security.

 

Disadvantages of a porch

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  • Loss of garden space.
  • Loss of light to existing entrance area.

 

 

Things to consider

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  • What do I require the space for?
  • How will the porch affect the rooms it joins onto? (Windows and ventilation)
  • How much will my porch cost? Use Do I Need Permissions online quick porch cost estimator to find out what your porch might cost to build.
  • Do I need planning permission for a porch?
  • Do I need building warrant for a porch?

Things to remember

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  • You should NOT start any works until all your permissions are in place.
  • Always use a professional to assist you with planning and building warrant applications.
  • Always get at least 3 quotes for any works. The cheapest is not necessarily the best.
  • Always check customer reviews for any company you use.
  • Remember to apply for your completion certificate once your works are completed. You should keep this completion certificate safe with your property title deeds as it may be required should you sell your house.

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Further information on Porches

Do I Need Planning Permission For A Porch

 

Do I Need Building Warrant for a Porch

 

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Do I Need Planning Permission Scotland | Project Cost Estimator