Our guides below provide further information and useful links.

Asbestos

Asbestos

How to check if you have asbestos in your house before starting building work.

Guide to extending your house

Guide to extending your house

A guide to extending your house

Full Plans or Building Notice?

Full Plans or Building Notice?

Luke Williamson Architect would always suggest obtaining a 'Full Plans' Building Regulations approval prior to starting work on site.

LABC Partner Authority Scheme (Building Regulations)

LABC Partner Authority Scheme (Building Regulations)

Luke Williamson Architect has adopted a Partnering Scheme with Aylesbury Vale District Council under the LABC Partner Authority Scheme.

Feasibility Studies – Churches, Businesses

Feasibility Studies – Churches, Businesses

Luke Williamson Architect can provide feasibility studies for a variety of potential projects.

Do I need planning permission to convert my loft?

Do I need planning permission to convert my loft?

A link to the government's Planning Portal that specifically relates to extending your house without formal planning permission.

Party Wall Act & Notices

Party Wall Act & Notices

A link to a booklet by the government to explain how the Party Wall act may affect someone who wishes to carry out work covered by the Act.

What permissions do I need to extend a Listed Building?

What permissions do I need to extend a Listed Building?

Almost all work on a Listed Building, whether it is to demolish, alter or extend, will require the owner to seek Listed Building Consent.

Do I need planning permission to extend my house?

Do I need planning permission to extend my house?

A link to the government's Planning Portal that specifically relates to extending your house without formal planning permission.

How much will my house extension cost?

How much will my house extension cost?

Before extending your house one of the most important factors to review is the overall cost, not just the building cost.

How long will my house extension take to build?

How long will my house extension take to build?

We explain what the typical timescales are for a house extension.