Need Planning Loft Conversion by Loft Conversions Wandsworth
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. The team at Loft Conversions Wandsworth can give you the lowdown on planning a loft conversion.
Planning Permission For Loft Conversions Wandsworth Loft Conversions
Have you considered that you are going to need planning permission if you are altering the roof height or shape (which may be the case if you have to raise it for headroom).
Most loft conversions in the Wandsworth area can be carried out without planning permission, but you'll still need to satisfy building regulations. Building regulations are there to make sure that any work done by Loft Conversions Wandsworth 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 Wandsworth, Greater London
It is worth checking with your local authority whether you will need planning permission if you wanted to extend and convert your loft. While you won't always need planning permission, you will definitely need to have building regulations approval on structural elements and electrical works.
Many smaller home projects are classed as permitted development, meaning there is an implied consent for you to carry them out. 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 Wandsworth
You will need to find out whether your loft conversion project is subject to the Party Wall Act 1996 under which you must give adjoining owners notice. Loft Conversions Wandsworth offer a one-stop shop for loft conversions their design department will prepare the necessary drawings and obtain the necessary approvals and their construction departments will translate the designs into reality.