TYPES OF EXTENSION
Building Extensions in hitchin & hertfordshire
Here at DMH Builders, we specialize in building different extensions across Hitchin, Hertfordshire. Before you start your construction project, it makes sense to think about what types of extensions would fit in your space and your living needs. Whether you have a budget in mind already or are looking for a general idea on costs book a free, no-obligation site visit by calling us on 07841 913489 or filling out our online inquiry form. Our surveyors are trained to speak to you about your property for available options, to enable you to know the suitable extensions in the market.
We have prepared a selection of extensions you could choose from, including a side return extension, a wrap-around extension, a back and side extension, a kitchen extension, among others.
What is a side return extension?
How much does a side return extension cost?
A side return extension may cost around £35,000 in Hitchin, Hertfordshire. However, depending on the size of the side return extension, it could cost more. Get A Free Quote Now.
Cost effective as well as impactful, a side return extension can be a great way to add some living space to your home if you don’t have a big garden or if a rear extension is not possible. The side alley on most houses is typically dead space that is little used. This type of extension can be utilised on any property that has a side alley, including ground floor flats as well as new builds and investment properties.
Over the years, we have used some innovative techniques to create some amazing spaces such as utilising skylights, lightwells and floor to ceiling windows and bi-folding doors to bring natural light into a room. We have also created a secret courtyard for one client, which is accessed through the side return extension.
How long does it take to build a side return extension?
Side return extensions/side extensions are becoming increasingly popular with families in Hitchin and Hertfordshire due to their cost efficiency and the smaller scope of their job. They enable people to maximize the space and value of their home by only using the space in the alley area on the side of their property.
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Side extensions run the length of the existing room, which means that you can flood the room with skylights from above with light. This means that the room is filled with natural sunlight, which makes it light and airy, especially when you combine it with double folding or sliding doors that look out onto your garden or patio.
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This smaller size also means that a side return extension is cheaper than other forms of housing extension, so it is far preferable to a moving house in terms of the cost of a side return extension.
DMH Builders are experts on side extensions building in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, so contact us for a free site survey and discuss your project.
Ideas for side return extension
Wrap around extension
One of the advantages of the all-around extension is establishing a more reliable connection to the rear garden. Indoor-outdoor spaces design is most choosing by our clients to bring in the exterior. This is possible with the use of a double folding door from floor to ceiling and skylights and light wells that let in more natural light. A terrace or patio is built on the same level as your house to create a flow between the home and the garden.
Cost of building a Wrap Around Extension?
If you want to maximize the available space in your Hitchin, Hertfordshire house, wrap-around extensions are great ideal; if you need more space, this is perfect to avoid the stress or cost of moving to another apartment. This new addition will create an addition of two sides, i.e., L-shape space with a back and a side return attachment that surrounds your home.
Suit a large family
Open wrap around kitchen extension
Since a wrap-around kitchen extension creates a lot of new paces, you could create more rooms in your kitchen areas, such as a utility room, a toilet on the ground floor, or a walk-in storage room so that you can make the most of the space in your house.
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WRAP AROUND EXTENSION IDEAS
If you want to create a dream kitchen with an island, and at the same time, create an open living space, a rear extension is a perfect option. Open spaces are not only ideal for families, but are also suitable for those who like to receive guests. Typically, open living spaces are divided into three areas – a kitchen, a dining area, and a seating area. When you receive guests, your friends and relatives can mingle with the people in any room of their choice.
How much does a rear extension cost?
Open kitchens have a specific “wow factor,” With a rear extension, you can impress your friends and relatives even more by using eye-catching design features such as skillful use of light from skylights, floor-to-ceiling windows that frame your garden, and use an outer panel.
Not only can you set up a fabulous eat-in kitchen, but you can also set up a separate bedroom for the kids, a luxurious family bathroom for the family, and an independent studio or home office. Irrespective of your choice, a two-story extension will add value to your property and your home and family life.
Flat roof extensions
This can be built with any of the above types of extensions, such as a side return extension and a wrap-around extension. Kitchen extensions are the most common features an extension is built for, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t create a home extension for other reasons. You can build a game room, living room, man cave, and more.