You thought your home would be big enough to get you through to your retirement, but you were mistaken and now you need to create more space for your ever-growing family and to facilitate your many hobbies and pastimes. The kids want their own rooms, the wife wants a bigger kitchen and you want to install a gym to get yourself into some kind of shape. There are a number of things that you need to consider like getting planning permission from your local authority, figuring out where in your home you want to make the changes and figuring out, if you have the necessary budget to do all this.
There are a few competent builders who can complete house extensions in Basingstoke and it’s important that you pick the right one for the job. There are a number of benefits to a home extension and here are some of those.
- It will definitely add value to your property and will be a great selling point should you desire to sell the property further down the road.
- You could move to a bigger home, but when you factor in the cost of that and all the hassle that comes with moving, building an extension is definitely the easier option of the two.
- When you moved in, the house was already completed. This way, you get to design an extension that you want and that fits your family’s requirements.
Building an extension will provide you with the much-needed space that your family needs to grow and it is cheaper than buying a new property.