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Homeowner video guides

Watch these videos to help you through your home improvement project and to understand when and why you need building control.

What is Building Control?
This clip explains what a Building Regulations application is and how to apply.

Do I need Building Regulations for my extension?
In this clip we explain what an extension is; what's the difference between an extension and a conservatory and how you're legally obliged to make a building regulation submission for your building work.

Building Control: Case Studies of Conservatories
In this clip we explore the many different examples of a conservatory; what needs permission and what doesn't.

Building Control: Booking an inspection
This clip explains why we do site inspections and why they're important, what we need to look at and how to book a site inspection.

How does the building control process work?
This clip explains how to make a Building Regulation application; the difference between a full plans application and a building notice and outlines the information that needs to accompany your application.

Building Regulations for kitchen and bathroom
In this clip we explain the Building Regulation requirements surrounding kitchens and bathrooms. What are competent person certificates and where you can sue them?

Building Regulations and loft conversions
In this clip we explain everything there is to know about loft conversions and the Building Regulations.

What to look for in a builder and how to find a good one
In this clip we provide guidance on how to choose a builder.

Alterations to the layout or structure of your home
In this clip we explain the process for gaining approval for your internal alterations.

Last updated: 03 April 2017

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