Porch Builders Watford

Watford Porch Installation: When you're considering getting a brand new porch fitted on the front of your home in Watford, or perhaps just replacing that shabby old porch that has been annoying you for ages, then its a good idea to obtain the help and guidance of a respected Watford local builder. A general builder would likely be the best choice because there are a number of different trades involved in the installation of a door canopy or porch no matter what kinds of materials you're using.

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Prior to commencing you'll want to go through the construction of and materials for the door, the walls, the windows, the floor and the roof you'll also need to give consideration to electrics, decorating, furniture and other things dependant upon the design and size of your porch.

Porch Builders Watford

An expert general builder in Watford should be able to help you with the design and planning of your project although you may like to check the world wide web for some imaginative designs and ideas to provide you with inspiration for your project.

Do I Need Planning Permission for a Porch? In many instances you should not need to have planning permission for building a porch (on an external door in your house) as long as several conditions are met: 1. Your property is a house, not a flat, maisonette or other form of building. 2. The exterior ground floor area isn't over 3 square metres. 3. No part of the porch is within 2m of any highway or 2 metres from the boundary of the property. 4. No section of the porch construction is more than 3m above ground level. Before pushing ahead with any porch you should communicate with you local council offices to ensure that everything is fine, your selected Watford porch builder should be able to advise you on this.

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Building Regulations: You could also not require building regulations approval so long as the external door is not taken out, the porch is below 30 square metres and is at ground level, any disability access is preserved. You will however have to adhere to rules and regulations relating to electrical work and windows (glazing). Once again you can ask your building contractor or local Watford council planning office for information regarding this.

Check the latest government regulations concerning porches here: Porches.

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