House extensions

House extensions

If you want to create extra space for a growing family or just for your own enjoyment, a house extension is one of the most worthwhile investments. Not only is it far cheaper than relocating for space, but you’ll also make back the money on the sale of your home.

Why extend rather than move?

The cost of moving home is escalating year-in year-out and now it’ll set you back thousands of pounds from stamp duty, solicitor fees and estate agent payments. To counter this, instead of relocating for more space, just add an extension to your home.

There are many ways to add extra space, from extending out the back of your property to converting the loft or basement.

This proves to be a much quicker solution to achieving more space and requires less effort and associated fees.

Add value with a home extension

With the housing market not moving, adding value to your property is crucial. With home extensions you can pump thousands of pounds into the value.

A Nationwide building society survey showed that on average:

  • An extra bedroom raises property value by 6%

  • An extra bathroom raises property value by 5%

  • An en-suite bedroom conversion in the loft raises value by up to 20%.

Whilst extending into your back garden or above the garage would be highly beneficial, it could prove more cost effective to utilise the space in your loft and convert it into another room.

Home extension quotes

No matter where you want to extend or renovate, adding extra space in your home is one of the only ways to add value and have more room. It could be an extension above the garage or a renovation of the loft or basement.

For up to four FREE quotes from vetted, reputable and local extension specialists, just complete our quick form below and hear from the professionals. Find out the house extension costs today.

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Local House extensions Projects

1 Project: Property owner House extension Please call to appoint
2 Project: Single garage to side of townhouse with electric door and door to back garden
3 Project: We are looking to add a garage and utility room to the side of our house. We currently have 3 small outhouses, 1 which contains a toilet in the area that we would like the garage to be. We would also ...
4 Project: Two storey extension with 2 bedrooms and a bathroom above and downstairs a large family/kitchen room Customer is currently in the process of looking for quotes to add a Double storey extension to thei...
5 Project: Extension of approx 5.2 sq metres to existing bedroom over existing ground floor room so that bedroom walls becomes flush with ground floor room. New pitched roof to join existing roof. Planning perm...
6 Project: Small box glass lean to
7 Project: Home extension
8 Project: Extension is to be from kitchen out onto garden. It means knocking doorway through kitchen window and adding a simple extension of 9 x 4m with a standard pitched roof. We will do electrics. We have d...
9 Project: We have a number of cracks internally and one externally that we would like to be assessed and fixed.
10 Project: Approx 10 x 3 metre extension on rear of property Customer is currently in the process of looking for quotes to add a Single storey extension to their property. Are you the property owner: Owner of th...
11 Project: Build rear extension as shown on drawings, to provide downstairs toilet/utility. Internally up to a plastered finish, original kitchen window to be bricked up to form new internal door opening. Custom...
12 Project: *Homeowner House extension Please call to appoint
13 Project: Property owner House extension Please call to appoint
14 Project: So, what material would you like for the porch? Other Material I have a small approx 50 cm width x 120cm brick post to be refitted, as the existing post is leaning and requires to be rebuilt again ,...
15 Project: Price list and brochure please... Price for a 4 box stable block and tack room and hay store. And also price for a barn with internal stables and just the internal stables as may use existing buildin...
16 Project: A single storey garage brick to match the house, smaller size than a car
17 Project: 2 storey extension with pitched roof inter grated into existing roof with measurements of roughly 2mtr by 5mtr. Customer is currently in the process of looking for quotes to add a Double storey exten...
18 Project: Great, do you have plans or planning permission in place? No So, what storey extension are you after? Single Storey 3m X 3m small kitchen extension under permitted development. Pitched roof with patio...
19 Project: Single storey side extension on the house to be used as a bedroom with en-suite shower room. Remaining ground space to be tarmacked and to include tarmacking of front garden. 3 x Fir trees to be rem...
20 Project: I am thinking of building a second floor on an existing single side extention. Customer is currently in the process of looking for quotes to add a Double storey extension to their property. Are you th...

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Countyline has been very professional in all aspects that we have completed to date. From the initial visit thru to the survey where we currently sit the people I have spoke too have been clear, friendly and prompt in communication. We made the decision to go with countyline and have no regrets in the decision.
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House extensions activity in August 2019

House extensions Projects in the UK in August 2019

July 2019 June / July
Greater London 1,050 14% <img src=
South East 950 -10% <img src=
North West 650 0% <img src=
Scotland 574 -9% <img src=
Yorkshire & Humber 500 14% <img src=
Western Midlands 492 0% <img src=
South West 491 -2% <img src=
East Of England 390 18% <img src=
East Midlands 383 -14% <img src=
Northern Ireland 194 -22% <img src=
Wales 177 -19% <img src=
North East 50 -38% <img src=
United Kingdom 5,901 -2%

Source: Numbers calculated based on the search volumes in major search engines.

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Energy Performance of Houses

The below information indicates the energy performance of properties in Uk. Energy ratings range from A to G, with A being the most energy efficient and G being the least efficient. The Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating comes into play heavily when trying to sell your property, as prospective buyers will see just how much they're likely to be paying for their heating expenses. House upgrades such as insulation assist to considerably boost a home's EPC rating.