Pros and cons of design and build

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Extensions designed by a design and build company (above left) and an independent architect (above right), both registered on Design for Me. Click the images to see their full profiles and shortlist them for your project.   Should I use the builder’s architect or an independent one? When looking to do an extension or home… Read more »

Residential architects in Norfolk and Suffolk (East Anglia)

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Norfolk architects

If you’re planning a house extension, renovation or new self-build, finding the right architect can be the critical first step. We’ve compiled some of the best residential architects in Norfolk and Suffolk to give you a starting point, and hopefully provide a little inspiration too. East Anglia is brimming with talented architects and designers, so we… Read more »

Residential architects in South West London

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Home renovation and extension architects in South West London If you’re planning a house extension, renovation or new self-build, finding the right architect can be the critical first step. We’ve compiled some of the best residential architects in South West London to give you a starting point, and hopefully provide a little inspiration too. South West London is brimming with talented architects… Read more »

Residential architects in Cambridgeshire

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Architect Cambridgeshire

If you’re planning a house extension, renovation or new self-build, finding the right architect can be the critical first step. We’ve compiled some of the best residential architects in Cambridgeshire to give you a starting point, and hopefully provide a little inspiration too. The Cambridgeshire area is brimming with talented architects and designers, so we have… Read more »

How long does it take to build an extension and should we move out?

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Aside from cost, one of the first thoughts many people have when building a home extension is about how it will disrupt their everyday lives. This is a short guide to help you answer the questions: ‘How long does it take to build an extension?’ and ‘Do you need to move out when building an extension?’   Extensions pictured below from architects on… Read more »

Residential architects in Kent and East Sussex

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architects kent

If you’re planning a house extension, renovation or new self-build, finding the right architect can be the critical first step. We’ve compiled some of the best residential architects in Kent and surrounding areas to give you a starting point, and hopefully provide a little inspiration too. The Kent area is brimming with talented architects and designers,… Read more »

Residential architects in Hampshire

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architects in Hampshire

If you’re planning a house extension, renovation or new self-build, finding the right architect can be the critical first step. We’ve compiled some of the best residential architects in Hampshire and surrounding areas to give you a starting point, and hopefully provide a little inspiration too. The Hampshire area is brimming with talented architects and designers,… Read more »

Residential architects in Leeds and Yorkshire

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Dorset architect

If you’re planning a house extension, renovation or new self-build, finding the right architect can be the critical first step. We’ve compiled some of the best residential architects in Leeds and surrounding areas to give you a starting point, and hopefully provide a little inspiration too. The Leeds area is brimming with talented architects and designers,… Read more »

Residential architects in Devon and Cornwall

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Extension architect Devon

If you’re planning a house extension, renovation or new self-build, finding the right architect can be the critical first step. We’ve compiled some of the best residential architects in Devon and Cornwall to give you a starting point, and hopefully provide a little inspiration too. The Devon and Cornwall area is brimming with talented architects and… Read more »

What’s the difference between planning permission and building regulations?

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Planning permission and building regulations

In summary, planning permission relates to the development’s impact on its surrounding environment whereas building regulations ensure that the development is structurally safe, accessible, sustainable and considers the health and safety of its occupants.   Featured image above – extension by Peter, architect in Bournemouth. See more and shortlist him for your home project here…. Read more »