Need Planning Loft Conversion by Loft Conversions Blackpool
When it comes to loft conversions, planning permission is not normally required. To check whether you need to get planning permission, you'll need an architect or builder to confirm this. When you contact us we'll tell you how to work out whether you will need to get planning permission, what building regulations to consider, and any other permissions you may need in place before you get started.
Planning Permission For Loft Conversions Blackpool Loft Conversions
If you have any questions about the rules currently in place or need to clarify anything about your loft conversion, it's always better to be safe than sorry and to contact your local planning authority.
Installing a stair to your loft space and improving it by boarding it out and lining the walls / rafters? More extensive work is likely to be required and the building regulations are likely to apply. Building regulations are there to make sure that any work done by Loft Conversions Blackpool is structurally sound, that any new room is fire safe and that sound is reasonably insulated between the loft and the rooms below.
Cases Without Needing Planning Permission In Blackpool, Lancashire
If you've got questions about roof structure / planning constraints, a loft conversion or other home improvement projects that you can undertake without needing planning permission, contact Loft Conversions Blackpool. In most normal circumstances, you can replace or add new windows in the original walls of your Blackpool house without needing planning approval.
You might be surprised to find out what you don't need planning for when it comes to your loft conversion and what can be considered to be permitted development. Solar panels can be added under pd, providing they do not protrude more than 200mm beyond the plane of the wall or roof, and that the highest part of the panel is not higher than the highest part of the roof (excluding the chimney).
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Loft Conversion Rules In Blackpool
You could ask neighbours and friends for a recommendation or search online to find a trusted architect, loft conversion company or experienced builder for your project. Loft conversion projects can be complex and often include liability so it's worth discussing your project with a specialist site insurance provider before starting work.