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What is plan checking?

What is a plan check? Why do I need one? What do surveyors look for and what are the common mistakes found in plan checks?

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  • General

What are the 17 common mistakes found on building plans?

When building control surveyors check building plans they tend to see the same errors crop up again and again. What are they?

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  • General

5 steps to building regulations approval

Follow these five steps to building regulations approval and getting that all important completion certificate.

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  • General

Do I need planning permission for my extension?

You may or may not need planning for permission for your extension depending on where you live and the type of extension you're building.

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  • Extension

What issues should I consider for the walls of my new house extension?

We advise on the types of wall and other things to consider for your new house extension.

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  • Extension
  • Walls

What are the building regulations issues around steelwork in my new extension?

What you need to know about the building regulations and steelwork when planning your new extension project.

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  • Extension

How will I heat my new house extension?

Find out what options there are for heating your new house extension.

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  • Extension

Will my new windows and doors in the kitchen be an issue?

Make sure if you are replacing windows and doors in the kitchen that they comply with building regulations.

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  • Windows & doors
  • Kitchens

Do I need building regulations approval for kitchen drainage?

Depending on what I'm doing with my kitchen drainage, will I need building regulations approval?

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  • Kitchens
  • Drains

Do I need planning permission for my windows and doors?

Find out if you need planning permission for new or replacement windows and doors.

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  • Windows & doors