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How much is it to extend your house?
Last Updated: 3rd May, 2020
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Furthermore, how can I extend my house cheaply?
Cut the cost of an extension: 25 ideas to cut costs and extend
- Do your sums then cut the cost of an extension.
- Cut the cost of an extension with a simple design.
- Plan ahead in detail to extend a house cheaply.
- Stick to the agreed design to reduce the cost of an extension.
- Go off-the-shelf not made-to-order to extend cheaply.
Additionally, how much can you extend a house without planning permission? The permitted development rules have recently been relaxed, allowing you to build an extension without planning permission of up to six metres (or eight metres if your house is detached).
Also asked, is it worth adding an extension?
In most cases, adding an extension will increase the value of a property. However, that isn't the only consideration you should make. If you are planning on selling your property in the near future, the cost of creating an extension must be less than the value you'll gain from doing so.
How much would a single story extension cost?
The cost of a single storey extension will depend on the scale of your project and where abouts you live in the country. A basic extension will typically cost you around £1,000 per square metre, meaning a 3 x 5 metre single storey extension, for example, would set you back £15,000.