Self Build Architecture: Designing Your Dream

October 25, 2016 2:14 pm Published by

Every year over 10,000 people build their own home in the UK. These pioneers often have a fixed idea of what they would like, but can’t find the perfect home on the market. Self building has a huge number of benefits – from saving money on your home, through to getting a bespoke living space where every socket and every window placement has been decided by you. However, these come at the cost of stress and hard work for self builders. We’re here to help. Pinnacle Architecture have worked on dozens of residential builds, both by professional developers and first-time self builders who need guidance to bring their vision to reality. Choosing an Architectural Designer for Your Self Build Choosing...

Planning a Loft Conversion in Time for Christmas

October 10, 2016 2:12 pm Published by

For most people, Christmas planning will not start for at least a few weeks – especially since we still haven’t had Halloween or Bonfire Night. However, if you would like to add more space to your home ready to host family and friends over the Christmas holidays, it’s important to start planning your conversion as soon as possible. The average loft conversion takes around 8-12 weeks, but this can be significantly more if you need to gain planning permission, especially if the application is denied and then appealed. We strongly recommend starting your loft conversion planning now if you would like an extra bedroom or two for Christmas. Planning Permission for Loft Conversions Pinnacle Architecture have extensive experience gaining planning...