Laying the Foundations of Success

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extension foundations

Foundations For Extensions When you’re adding an extension to a house, it’s essential to get the foundations right. You need to make sure you choose the right foundations for the soil type and get the measurements correct – or the whole project could come crashing down (literally). Here’s our guide to some of the different… 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 »

Putting a Glass Extension on a Listed Building

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Glass extensions

Making Structural Changes to your Property Buying a property is an important decision and one that should be taken seriously. While many people opt for new builds that come with planning permission and can easily be extended at a later date, others are attracted to the charm and elegance of a listed building – a… Read more »