The new kitchen / dining room. It will be bigger, brighter and significantly warmer.
This project on Grange Road is having a new loft room and a rear extension. We went down the route of planning permission for the extension so that we can go a little bit wider and taller than the permitted development guidance. The start on site occurred during the really wet weather so my heart […]
At the beginning of every month, I like to sit down with my diary and see how the next few weeks are looking for workload. I had a look through this weekend and I can tell you that spring is here for small projects. All my builders are busy and so am I. New enquiries […]
A few photos from on site. A lot of clients get a bit nervous when they imagine what will happen to their precious house. Well, the builders will come and smash up the bits you don’t need and make some nice new bits that you do need and then they will make everything tidy and […]
I saw this one in Solihull on a client visit. The black timber and basket weave brickwork creates a nice pattern around the entrance but I most like the roofs and windows. Here we have, from left to right oriels (windows that hang out there outside the wall line) a tall leaded glass portrait window […]
On a domestic property, you can have a change in level up to 600mm tall without a guard rail. If, for some reason you are not a big fan of guard rails – maybe you are, who knows? For this basement scheme the external level at the moment is quite a bit higher than the […]
The client of this scheme has a small house with small rooms and now, a small family. He and she want a large family room where “everything happens”. We can go back 4 metres under permitted development because it is a detached house, so we get space for an open plan kitchen with a little […]