Trying to work from home but have no dedicated space? This will cause trouble for everyone as you get frustrated by interruptions, and your family get annoyed at the intrusion into their personal space as more and more boxes and files fill the halls, when all they are doing is trying to relax in their own home. Maybe it’s time to think outside the box, or rather outside the home.
Do you have an elderly relative who is struggling to cope on their own, but you don’t want to put them into a Care Home, or indeed can’t afford one that you would be happy with? A self-contained accommodation unit within your own property can provide the perfect balance between independence and support.
This is general renovation and space design, integrating modern concepts including the use of colour plus natural and artificial light. Every individual has a particular taste and style that brings delight, so then the interior of one’s space needs to be particularly special. If a space is not to be occupied as a habitable living space then no Planning Approval is required. A typical example of this is when the Loft is used as a storage space for boxes and suitcases.
This is specific information and instruction for the contractor to use in order for the building to be constructed. Knowledge of construction detailing is required to satisfy statutory officials that the building will be erected safely and in accordance with legislation. Structural calculations are often required and in addition, calculations for thermal and acoustic properties of the building.
Building Control (Building Regulation) approval is required so that the government can ensure property development is safe and secure. All building work has to comply with some sort of regulation as part of the 1984 Building Act. When dealing with the application, the officer considers 14 categories – including Structural safety, Fire safety, Electrical safety, Ventilation and hygiene etc. This approval process involves knowledge of construction detailing and communication with the statutory authorities.