Porch Builders Burton-upon-Trent

Burton-upon-Trent Porch Installation: When you are wondering about having a new porch or canopy fitted on the front of your property in Burton-upon-Trent, or perhaps just upgrading that tatty old porch which has been irritating you for ages, then you'll most likely need to obtain the advice and help of a respected Burton-upon-Trent building firm. A general builder would definitely be the best choice because there are a number of trades required for the building of a porch or door canopy no matter what sorts of materials you're using.

Porch Builder Burton-upon-Trent

Prior to beginning you need to look at the materials for and construction of the windows, the roof, the floor, the door and the walls you'll also have to give consideration to furniture, electrics, decorating and also other issues dependant upon the size and design of your porch.

Burton-upon-Trent Porch Builders

A proficient general builder in Burton-upon-Trent will be able to help you with the planning and design of your project although you may want to search the net for some inventive ideas and designs to provide you with inspiration for your project.

Do I Require Planning Permission for a Porch? In many instances you shouldn't require planning permission for putting up a porch (on any external door in your home) providing that certain conditions are met: 1. Your residence is a house, not a maisonette, flat or other form of building. 2. The exterior ground floor area of the porch isn't more than 3m2. 3. No element of the porch is within 2 metres of any highway or 2 metres from the boundary of the property. 4. No part of the porch is more than 3m above ground level. Before pushing ahead with any porch project it's always best to communicate with you local council planning office to ensure that everything is okay, the Burton-upon-Trent builder will be happy to help you with this.

Burton-upon-Trent Porch Building

Building Regulations: You might also not need building regulations approval providing that the present external door stays in place, the porch area is under 30 square metres and is at ground level, any current disabled access is maintained. However you will have to abide by regulations and rules relating to electrical installations and windows (glazing). Once again you will need to talk to your building contractor or local Burton-upon-Trent council planning office for information about this.

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