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Feasibility Studies

When is a rear extension not a rear extension

In permitted development PD terms a rear extension is not allowed within the PD rules if it is also a side extension. As I have explained before the PD rules are very explicit in what can be built without planning permission. In the above scenario, if you […]

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An attic bedroom(s) – your new rooms in your roof space

An attic conversion is the way to create that extra bedroom or bedrooms Do you need extra an bedroom or bedrooms for your growing family. ? Well, the easiest way to create this is to build an attic conversion in your roof space. This new attic room […]

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A ‘granny’ flat extension to a dwelling house

granny flat proposed

In the current monetary climate it can be difficult for your son or daughter to buy their own house. Not only is the deposit beyond their means, getting the required mortgage can be difficult. More and more of my clients are opting for building a ‘granny’ flat […]

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Planning your house extension in the New Year

New PD rules allowed build with no planning permission

I would like to wish all our customers both old and new  ‘ A Merry Xmas and a Very Happy New year’ So, again a new year is nearly on us, with even more renewed vigour in the building industry. All the builders I work with and […]

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Xmas is nearly here! Now is the time to have your Orangery extension designed and quickly approved ready for a builder starting in the new year.

brown orangery left view

With xmas coming up a lot of my clients have already bought their presents and have now got a bit of time to look at what they can do to upgrade or remodel their properties. I am suggesting that the type of extension which give them the […]

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Fantastic, quick, modern remodel and ‘refresh’ on an old 60’s style bungalow

barrell prop plan

                  One of the best and simplest ways of upgrading your house is just to remodel the internal areas. I have been into several houses and bungalows over the last few months which were designed the late 60s and […]

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How about Converting that unused space within your home


I am talking about attic, basement or garage conversions. Attic conversions offer a convenient way to add an extra bedroom, bathroom or home office. The easiest way to tell if your roof area issuitable for conversion is to see if you can stand upright at its highest […]

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Your Dreamspace remodel and extension of your home

sketch exterior view of orangery 1

I am regularly told by clients that they have dreamt of winning the lottery and moving into a large new house with all those extra rooms. You know, the large orangery, the swimming pool and spar, the cinema room etc What they don’t realise is that a […]

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UPDATE What can stop Permitted Development – based on most recent planning directive – Oct. 1st 2008.

mcdonnel side kitchen extension

UPDATE What can stop Permitted Development – based on most recent planning directive – Oct. 1st 2008. There is a checklist which I go through when looking at a project for some submission plans. This is to confirm that permitted development rights are applicable for this particular […]

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Need an extra bedroom – Extending and remodelling versus Moving house

brown orangery right view

A discussion on the cost effective way of getting that extra room on your house. There are many reasons why we at Homeplan Designs are called in to create extra rooms for a client. This is often necessitated by the birth of a child, or an elderly […]

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