A Note on the exemptions from Building Regulations in UK

The building regulations of UK include procedural and technical provisions. Some home extensions are exempt from certain aspects. Even in this case these extension may require planning permission. Exemptions are provided as per the seven classes of Schedule 2 of the Building Regulations. Class 1 includes buildings controlled under legislation, Class 2 includes buildings not

Why are Planning Permissions so important in UK?

You require a planning permission when you plan to build something new, make a major change to your building that may include an extension, and if you plan to use the building for a different purpose other than as a home. Planning permissions are mandatory, and non-adherence means to serve an enforcement notice that orders

Fundamentals of Loft Conversion

A loft conversion means to transform your attic into a useful and practical space. However, a true loft conversion demands the expertise of a design professional. Broadly speaking, those planning for extra living space at the home, are open to different loft conversion ideas. Surely, a well-designed attic room will provide an extra habitable space.