Thursday 12th September, 2019

Making Alterations to Listed Buildings

Making Alterations to Listed Buildings

If you are planning to make significant changes to a listed building, then you should seek the advice of a specialist heritage consultancy, one with a qualified conservation consultant who can explain the options open to you and guide you through the process.

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Wednesday 4th September, 2019

Transforming a Historic Building

Transforming a Historic Building

When choosing a property to be professionally converted by a residential architect, people often assume that they face an ‘either-or’ choice: “Should we buy a historic property with lots of authentic character, but fewer of the modern design features that we ideally want? Or do we opt for a clean, spacious modern home with state-of-the-art interior design and facilities, but with less charm than an older building?” The good news is that it is possible to design a home that gives you the best of both worlds. Furthermore, in the hands of the right architect, you will find that exceptionally beautiful homes can be created when you interweave modernity and history.

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Wednesday 28th August, 2019

5 Common Mistakes to Avoid

5 Common Mistakes to Avoid

One of the most attractive aspects of building your own home is that you get to choose exactly the features that you want. This can be a very exciting process. However, it is vital that you have the patience to consider all the details of your plan. Mistakes made along the way may mean that you won’t get the house you ideally wanted. Some mistakes can be corrected further down the line, but this could be a costly process.

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