Converting The Loft And The Exterior Design
When planning a new loft conversion it is obviously very important to make sure that any changes to the outside of the house enhance the appearance of the home. The exterior design should be sympathetic to the property and the immediate environment around the house.
Although most styles and sizes are now OK because of the new construction laws they allow. Tasteful exterior that blends with the surrounding environment will not only look good but will also easily increase property value.
One style they would not allow, and we all had to thank him, was the large, squat and ugly dormitory room they threw during the 1980s. These spots on the landscape are truly terrible and it is impossible for a householder to allow them to build them today.
The Exterior Design – Permitted Development
In October 2008, new development regulations they allowed for adoption governments. Which allowed homeowners greater freedom in designing and building extensions including loft conversions.
These permitted development regulations classify a loft conversion as ‘permitted development’ and, as such, the project will not require planning permission from the local authority as long as certain qualifying factors are taken into …