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Garden building home offices

2
Jun

Garden building home offices

Posted on: 02 June 2020

Category: News

Following on from our previous two blogs on creating home office spaces, when we discussed converting your garage or cellar, in this blog we look at the rules around garden home offices and how they can be a practical and cost-effective solution. A garden home office has the added advantage over converting part of your existing home as they generally don’t need planning permission, building work should have minimal impact on yours (and your neighbours’) lifestyle and the...

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Turn your cellar into a home office

2
Jun

Turn your cellar into a home office

Posted on: 02 June 2020

Category: News

Following on from our first blog on home office spaces, when we discussed converting your garage, in this blog we look at creating a home office space in your cellar. A home-based office may now seem like a necessity for many of us, but they can also be a way of attempting to restore the precious work/home life balance.  If you are fortunate enough to have a cellar, you could turn it into your home office with the added advantage that you won’t lose any garden space unlike...

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Convert your garage to a home office

2
Jun

Convert your garage to a home office

Posted on: 02 June 2020

Category: News

As the current situation has forced most us to work from home and we are likely to do so in some form or another for the foreseeable future, you may be considering creating a more permanent office space. This is the first of three blogs we have written covering options for creating home offices.  How will you use the space? If you are going to work from home on a regular basis a dedicated office space which offers a sense of being away from the noise and bustle of your home life...

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Eco-friendly loft conversions

29
Apr

Eco-friendly loft conversions

Posted on: 29 April 2020

Category: News

If you are thinking of a loft conversion then why not consider making it eco-friendly?  By using organic, sustainable or recycled materials you will reduce the carbon footprint, minimise waste and potentially save money on your utility bills in the long run. Read our useful tips on creating a ‘greener’ loft from how to source and choose materials to what planning and building regulations you will need to consider before you start your build. Use sustainably sourced...

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