Porch Builders Harpenden

Harpenden Porch Installation: If you're contemplating having a new porch fitted on the front of your house in Harpenden, or possibly even upgrading that delapidated old porch that's been troubling you for years, then its wise to get the help and guidance of a respected Harpenden builder. A general builder would likely be the optimal choice seeing as there are several trade skills involved in the assembly of a porch or door canopy irrespective of what types of materials you're using.

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Prior to commencing you have to look into the construction of and materials for the walls, the windows, the roof, the door and the floor you will also need to give some thought to electrics, decorating, furniture and various other factors dependant upon the size and design of your porch.

Porch Builders Harpenden

A knowledgeable porch builder in Harpenden will be happy to help you with the design and planning of your porch though you might want to search the world wide web for a few creative ideas and designs to provide you with inspiration for your porch project.

Do I Require Planning Permission for a Porch? In general you should not need to get planning permission for constructing a porch (on any external door in your home) provided that specified conditions are met: 1. Your property is a house, and not a maisonette, flat or other form of building. 2. The external ground floor area is not more than 3 square metres. 3. No element of the porch construction is within 2m of any highway or 2 metres from the boundary of the property. 4. No element of the porch is more than 3 metres above ground level. Before going ahead with any porch you should contact you local council to check that everything is within regulations, your preferred Harpenden porch builder will be able to advise you on this.

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Building Regulations: You might also not require building regulations approval providing that the present exterior door stays in place, the porch construction is below 30m2 and is at ground level, any disabled access is retained. You will however need to conform to guidelines pertaining to glazing and electrical work. Once again you will need to talk to your builder or local Harpenden council offices for information about this.

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