If you’re planning any home improvements and you’re concerned about planning permission, there’s no need to worry. At FineLine, we’ll arrange everything on your behalf. Windows and doors usually don’t require planning permission but if yours do, we’ll liaise with the local authorities to ensure that all legislation is met.
At FineLine, we employ a range of highly skilled industry professionals. To help with your window and door design and planning, an architect will visit your home to gather all the measurements for your proposed home improvements. Detailed drawings will be created and submitted to the council for approval. You will be kept up to date of the progress and you’ll receive copies of all designs and drawings.
When is planning permission required?
When you choose FineLine to design and install your new windows and doors, you’re in safe hands. We’ll carry out a full inspection to see whether planning permission is required. Generally including repairs, maintenance and minor improvements, in most cases, planning permission will not be required. However, if any of the following apply you may need consent to replace or make alterations:
Be sure to give your original planning permission a quick check to make sure there are no conditions attached.
Your new windows and doors must comply with the latest building regulations. This means that:
As FENSA Approved Installers, we are fully equipped to self-certify compliance with Building Regulations, eliminating the need for separate approval from your Local Authority.