Porch Builders Richmond upon Thames

Richmond upon Thames Porch Installation: If you are contemplating having a brand new porch or canopy fitted on the front of your house in Richmond upon Thames, or possibly even altering that tatty old porch that has been irritating you for many years, then you will most likely need to seek out the help and guidance of a reputable Richmond upon Thames local builder. A general builder would probably be the optimal choice because there are a number of different trades involved in the assembly of a porch or door canopy irrespective of what kinds of materials you're using.

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Before starting you must consider the materials for and construction of the walls, the windows, the door, the floor and the roof you'll also need to think about electrics, decorating, furniture along with other things dependant upon the size and design of your porch.

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An expert builder in Richmond upon Thames should be able to help you with the design and planning of your project though you may like to search the internet for some innovative designs and ideas to give you inspiration for your porch project.

Do I Require Planning Permission for a Porch? In general you shouldn't need to have planning permission for constructing a porch (on an external door in your house) so long as certain conditions are met: 1. Your property is a house, not a flat, maisonette or other form of building. 2. The exterior ground floor area of the construction isn't over 3m2. 3. No portion of the construction is within 2m of any highway or 2 metres from the property boundary on which it is being built. 4. No section of the porch construction is more than 3 metres above ground level. Before going ahead with any porch project it's always best to get in touch with you local council to check that everything is good to go, your Richmond upon Thames builder will be happy to help you with this.

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Building Regulations: You may also not require building regulations approval providing that the present exterior door remains in place, the porch construction is under 30 square metres and on ground level, any disabled access is maintained. Nevertheless you will have to satisfy regulations and rules regarding windows (glazing) and electrical work. Once again you can talk to your builder or local Richmond upon Thames council offices for information regarding this.

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