Our new advert is out today! To celebrate the launch of our Swindon based company, we a have a very special introductory offer.
Save up to 50% off our usual prices. With a single storey home extension designed from just £199* and a two storey home extension from just £299* for the month of September 2015.
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Just a few extra square metres can feel like so much more.
– Ben Williams
Unlike many architectural companies, we like to think as ourselves as a personel design service covering all areas of the family home. Whether its room ideas, helping a family achieve more space by designing an extension or even designing a new home. We believe the process should be simple and concise but also fun and exciting for everyone involved.
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The national self build and renovation centre is a great opportunity for novices who are embarking a new self build project or improvements to their existing home. Inside you’ll find numerous exhibitors and various trades demonstrating their products from kitchen styles, stoves, different types of wall insulation, drainage, the list is endless. There was even a full size house mock up from Potton demonstrating the latest in smart technology and a glimpse of what the future holds for today’s home. Continue reading “Self building your home – visit national self build centre”
I always ask potential home buyers or home owners who are to carry out a small work, such as a kitchen extension under permitted development rights that they should apply for a Certificate of Lawfulness.
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It’s not widely adopted as twitter and facebook but Pinterest is great for anyone with a visual mind.
Sharing ideas with Pinterest
I always ask clients whether there is something of interest (hence the name pin + interest) that they have seen in a magazine, brochures or even from the web and the results are heaped scrap books containing ripped pages from magazines and little sketches. This is a great starting point for understanding what the client wants and with the power of the internet and a few clicks, you can create your own online scrap book containing images, ideas, thoughts, kitchen designs (which is very popular!) and pin these to your imaginary board.
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