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The home of your dreams – A bungalow!

The home of your dreams – A bungalow!

Really? ‘Yes, hear us out!’ The desirability of the humble bungalow is on the rise and it’s not just the older generations that want one! The benefits of having everything you need on one floor continues to be appealing across all age groups. As well as the obvious...

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5 ways to add value to your home

5 ways to add value to your home

Being in lockdown has given us all time to think about our homes and how we live in them. One question you may have asked yourself is ‘What could I do to add value?’. The pandemic put a ban on viewing properties and moving home which brought the housing market to a...

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Keeping your projects moving, from a distance

Keeping your projects moving, from a distance

Guidance from the Government to date, is that workers should continue to work from home if they can. However, according to figures reported in PBC Today magazine last week, trade body Build UK, announced that 86% of its members infrastructure and construction sites in...

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8 Two Storey Extension Ideas

8 Two Storey Extension Ideas

Not wanting to move but need more space at home? For a cost-effective way to gain extra living accommodation, you could add a two story extension, planning permitted. Here’s 8 great examples that could give you that inspiration you need. Building a two storey...

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Turning a wreck into a beautiful home

Turning a wreck into a beautiful home

This house was unloved for 40 years! The outbuildings had been badly converted and smelt very damp, and the garden was completely overgrown. With Kingswood Design Residential's help, this wreck was turned into a wonderful home. The kitchen and...

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New homeowner planning rights for larger extensions!

New homeowner planning rights for larger extensions!

Are you building a single storey rear extension under your permitted planning rights? Did you know you can now double its size allowance under the Larger Home Extension Scheme? This includes: Extensions up to 8 metres (from 4 metres) for a detached houseExtension up...

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