Designing and building a new home can be one of the most exciting and rewarding projects you will ever undertake.
It is often said ‘that everyone has at least one house build within them’ and with recent studies showing that one-third of all new detached homes are self-built, maybe it could be time to turn your ‘new-home dream’ into a reality.
Anyone who is remotely interested in commissioning a bespoke home will have surely indulged in one of the popular ‘self-build’ TV shows and what’s not to love! Beautiful elaborate homes, practical living quarters with desirable design features such as dog showers and laundry chutes whilst ensuring the ultimate use of space and a real sense of excitement and pride by the home-owner when the project has been completed.
However, building a new home can be an incredibly daunting experience and no matter how many TV shows you watch, books or blogs you read, it is incredibly hard to become an expert on everything from design, planning laws, to building regulations and all that is in between.
So, a great place to start is by researching local residential Architects that have a proven track record with good design concepts for new homes in your area. A good Architect can guide and support you through the entire process of building your new home from scratch. They can help you understand the project’s feasibility and the planning process you may be facing.
New homes require a lot of expert thought into innovative, economical and sustainable design features, all the while being aware of accessibility, environmental impact and the optimum financial return should you ever choose to sell.
Yes, building a custom home is a big job, you can expect lots of highs throughout the process. The excitement of receiving the first issue of beautiful plans and drawings, the success of approved planning permission, building work commencing and rooms starting to take shape will surely will give you nothing but pride and satisfaction throughout the journey.
By surrounding yourself with a quality team of experienced experts, you can be assured that the difficulties will be few and you will soon be enjoying life in your beautiful new-home that has been completed efficiently and to an exceptionally high standard.
If you have future property plans and would like some professional advice on how to achieve them our fantastic team at MP Architects are here and ready to support you.
There is no need for ‘face to face’ meetings or handshakes, we are working just as effectively through contactless telephone consultations and our easy to use virtual meeting resources.
Please contact us at any time via email or telephone to discuss putting the plans in place for your future way of living.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Author : Jessica Parkes. Read more articles for MP Architects LLP https://www.martynpattie.co.uk/news/