6 / April

Building an Extension – From Cost to Glazing Options

Home extension design ideas to transform your home? Homebuilding online has put together this great article, “Building an Extension”, and we are thrilled to see two of our contemporary glass extensions have been included in this feature.


Building an Extension
Side Extension – Contemporary Glazed Wintergarden, Reading

The article is filled with exciting information on the thermally efficient floor to ceiling glazing options for both side and rear extension from glass roof lantern to glass walls to flood your home with natural light and bring the outside in.

Building an Extension


Information on building regulations, permitted development, and how large can the extension be before it requires planning permission? How to apply to the local authority for a Lawful Development Certificate (LDC) and seek professional advice on Party Wall Act when building near a boundary wall.

The different options for a glazed extension from double glazed glass panels to solar controlled to self-cleaning coatings, to toughened and laminated for safety

This article is a fantastic read and highly recommended if you are building an extension from the cost of a glass box extension to an energy-efficient traditional extension with a vaulted ceiling or solid roof.

Glass extension costs, you may be interested in reading our blog article Glass Extensions: A Buyer’s Guide

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