4 things you can include in your home renovation that DON’T require planning permission

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Home improvements that don’t need planning permission If you’re planning on a home renovation, you probably know that gaining planning permission is a pretty tedious and tiresome process. You just want to get on with your home renovation, not wait around for permission! Luckily, you don’t always have to. If you want to avoid needing… Read more »

Loft Conversion by Bluelime

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Loft Conversion, Wilmington

    Completed Loft Conversion by Bluelime for a Loft Conversion Creating Cinema Room and Additional Bedroom. PLANNING AUTHORITY APPROVED: DARTFORD Design of a loft conversion to form a comfortable living area/cinema room and bedroom for a detached house in Wilmington. Involved cutting out pre-formed roof trusses and insertion of large steel beams to support… Read more »

Another Bungalow Conversion by Bluelime

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Bungalow Conversion to 2 Storey Property, Bexley

Bungalow Conversion to 2 Storey Property on Wansunt Road PLANNING AUTHORITY APPROVED: LONDON BOROUGH OF BEXLEY Who would have believed this was a bungalow which we didn’t even knock down – just added to and converted! Another completed project on the prestigious Wansunt road in Bexley which involved the design of a double storey house… Read more »

Our First Floating Roof

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Rear Extension & Garage Extension, Wilmington

Bluelime Home Design have just completed their first floating corner extension in Wilmington.   Looks are deceiving. With clean, simple, straight lines creating a floating roof with no supporting post looks straightforward but in reality was a challenge for our structural engineer. Supporting beams need beefed up with diagonal bracing at one end to provide… Read more »

Our First Floating Roof

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Rear Extension & Garage Extension, Wilmington

Bluelime Home Design have just completed their first floating corner extension in Wilmington.   Looks are deceiving. With clean, simple, straight lines creating a floating roof with no supporting post looks straightforward but in reality was a challenge for our structural engineer. Supporting beams need beefed up with diagonal bracing at one end to provide… Read more »

What is the Difference between Planning Permission and Building Regulations?

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Planning Permission and Building Regs

Understanding the Difference If you want to carry out any kind of renovation on a property – be it commercial or domestic – there’s a good chance you’ll either need planning permission or building regulations consent which is why it’s crucial to do your research and work with architectural design experts that are familiar with… Read more »

When do you need planning permission?

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Planning Permission for Extensions

Understanding Planning Permission If you’re planning to renovate and extend your property, you may be wondering if you need planning permission and whether you’ll be given the thumbs up to start your project. The thought can be daunting – especially if you need more space for a growing family or have your heart set on… Read more »