New Porch Benefits
Adding a new front porch to your house will not only keep the weather out, it will also give you extra space. It will also be the first thing people see when they come to your home, so you will want to get it right. Academy have over 30 years experience in the home improvements market and have surveyed, planned and built numerous porches over the years.
Choice of Porch Designs
Academy has a wide choice of porch designs with varying sizes to suit your taste and budget. An extensive choice of colour and foil finishes will complement your new Porch. If you are unsure what you would like, we can also give you design ideas and also porch canopy options. Academy porches are also available for cottages and bungalows.
Energy Efficient Porch
Double or Triple glazing options on both the windows and doors to your porch will ensure that the heat is kept in and the cold out. The energy efficiency of your home will be maintained and the fuel bills kept down.
Porch Brickwork and Roofing
The porch brickwork will be blended to accompany your homes original style. Multiple choices of tiles for the roof are available and we will also match the fascias, soffits and guttering to blend with your home.
Porch Building Regulations and Planning Permission
Planning permission and building regulations approvals will not be necessary if your new porch falls into the following categories. The porch is less than three square meters in floor area (measured externally), and no part of the porch would be within two meters of any boundary of the dwelling house and the highway. If your porch is larger than three meter squared then not to worry as Academy will survey and organise all the planning and building regulations for you. Academy employs their own builders and do not out source to third party contractors. It really is that simple so why not get in touch and see how Academy can help you build and design your new porch? Remember ‘Buy Local Buy Safe’ with Academy.
We design and install porches across Reading, Wokingham, Maidenhead, Staines, Frimley, Basingstoke,Whitton, West Byfleet, Ruislip and throughout Berkshire, Surrey, Hampshire and Middlesex.