Before you can build your glass extension, you need to look at whether planning permission is required. Some homes will have to get planning permission before anything can be built, therefore it is important to see whether this applies to your home or not. Glass extensions are a great idea because they can blend easily with lots of different architectural styles. As long as it is considered an extension, you will have no issue getting planning permission for your glass extension.
There are multiple benefits to getting a glass extension. It looks fantastic, and will perfectly fit with any modern home. Wow factor is definitely not something you should underestimate. You should also consider the fact that it’s going to add value to the property long-term. If you are ever thinking about selling your home, it’s important to understand that a glass extension is going to make it very appealing – and it will mean you can add more onto the price as well.
It’s vital that you consider whether this sort of extension is right for your home. We are of the belief that most homes would benefit from one of these stunning extensions. You’ll need to consider the age and design of your home, as well as whether or not it is a listed building. Thinking about the positioning of the home also plays a massive factor in the process as well. Similarly, the weather is a factor you will need to take into account when planing this extension. You’ll be more exposed to the elements so it might be worth considering blinds with the glass panels to have the option of some shade.