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Our Leeds based architectural designers, party wall surveyors and building surveyors blog about frequently asked questions and current topics.  If you would like to discuss any of the following please get in touch. 

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Human contributions to changing weather patterns and the construction of new buildings on low-lying land have been hot topics in recent years. Yorkshire and Lancashire rainfall records were smashed during December with Storms Eva and Frank soaking already s...

Have you received a Party Wall Notice and are concerned about the costs of instructing a Party Wall Surveyor?  Or are you planning on undertaking works governed by the Party Wall Act and need to understand the cost implications? 

 

The building owner und...

Planning to extend or utilise what you have with a loft, basement or garage conversion?  Chances are you need the add extra space but love the local area or simply want to avoid moving costs while adding value to your home.   

 

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Domestic loft conversions are usually considered permitted development and do not require planning permission.  Taking into consideration previous roof space additions the proposed works can be assessed against the following criteria for permitted developme...

Loft conversions and house extensions are good residential examples of potential permitted development projects, commercial examples include office conversions and warehouse extensions.  Regardless of the nature of the project, commercial or residential it...

Whatever Building Surveying or Architectural Services you require please contact Lawson Building Consultancy for a fee quotation.  As well as the traditional communication channels we can now be contacted through Facebook, Google+ and Pinterest.  We are eag...

The Government has announced revisions to Part L of the Building Regulations.  Once implemented in 2014, new build houses will have to be 6% more energy efficient than existing new builds.  Lawson Building Consultancy based in Leeds, West Yorkshire is...

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