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Here at Excela Architecture we specialise in Double Storey Home Extensions in Altrincham.

If you need more space but don't want the hassle of moving then a double storey home extension could be the perfect option for you.  

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If you choose to add a double storey extension to your home it will not only give you that much-needed extra space, but it will also add value to your property. Many homeowners choose the option to add a two storey extension over a single storey extension, as with both projects you only need one roof and one set of footings. Choosing a double storey extension will get you more value for your build cost and create extra space for bedrooms or bathrooms that you require within a house extension Altrincham

When choosing to build a home extension there are many options for where to have your extension built, including basement extensions and loft conversion, however, a double storey side extension is normally the best location. Before you start working with architects in Altrincham, you will need to consider how to use the extra space, extra kitchen space, bedroom or bathroom are the most popular choices as these are easier to blend into your existing property.

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Our team of creative architects will guide you through the design process of a double storey extension from Concept Design to Planning Application then to Building regulations drawings and Construction issue drawings. We strive to create beautiful houses to allow you to feel truly at home.

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Double Storey Extension Ideas

If you are looking at building a double storey home extension project, there is a range of different two storey extension ideas for you to choose from. A two storey home extension will allow you to create the extra space you need for your family. At Excela Architecture we work with you to create design options to ensure your new home extension fits in perfect for you and your family. With a double storey extension you can create another bedroom or even two bedrooms, which will give you the space you would really need without looking for a new house. Extending your current home rather than moving will mean, you can stay in the house that you have made into your home whist still getting that extra space. A two storey extension will also allow you to make the current layout of your home more spacious both upstairs and downstairs by opening up rooms into your new home extension. Downstairs, you can make the most of the new space from your double storey extension to create a spacious living space or you can create an open-plan kitchen with new appliances and a bespoke design for entertaining. When adding a two storey extension to your home, you can not only create that extra space that your really need but also add value to you home at the same time. If you decide to move house in the future, you know that your home extension will help maximum the value of your home. If you would like to find out more about how we can help you with a double storey extension, don’t hesitate to contact our professional and helpful team. We are happy to answer any queries you may have and get you started with your two storey extension.

Why Choose Us For Your Two Storey Extension?

A two storey extension is one of the more complicated ways of adding value to your home, however, the benefits of a home extension can be life-changing. Not only will a double storey extension you increase the value of your home overall, but it will also create that much needed extra space! We are firm believers that anything is possible, and with over 13 years of experience and a huge number of successful projects delivered. We specialise in Altrincham and Cheshire house extensions, and with our experience, we work directly with planning officers, builders and interior designers to build working relationships. We truly believe that nothing is impossible and our like-minded architects will guide you through the choices to deliver you the very best design for your two storey extension. If you are looking for two storey extension ideas, get in touch today to see how we can help you. Our Architect team will support your through all stages of a home extension project from the initial concept design to detailed building regulations and construction issue drawings. We can help you obtain quotations from our local, fully vetted builders and building contractors who offer competitive build quotes. No matter the size of your two storey extension, Excela Architecture is here to help. Following an initial phone consultation, one of our building surveyors will visit your property to carry out a measured building survey of your current home. At this stage, we will work with you to develop a design brief for your new project to ensure that we create design solutions that aligns perfectly with your needs and the requirements. Contact us today to organise a FREE initial consultation and receive a personalised quote for your two storey extension architectural services!

Double Storey Side and Rear Extensions

There are many types of two storey extensions to choose from depending on your property type,: 1. Two Storey Rear Extension – This type of project is for any property type, however, Local planning authorities often are quite strict with two storey rear extensions, especially if you are situated in a dense residential area. An experienced architect will give you the best advice to navigate your council’s two storey extension policies and grant you the best outcome possible. Rear Double Storey Extension – Expanding your home’s footprint into your rear garden space with a rear double storey extension offers a multitude of possibilities for increasing living space and improving the functionality of your home. The rear double storey extension involves building up and out simultaneously, providing ample room for additional bedrooms, bathrooms, or a larger living area. 2. Two Storey Side Extension – This type of project is for con only done on detached and semi-detached properties depending on the space to the side of the property. A two storey side extension is a great way to utilise the unused space to the side of your property to create additional habitable space such as an extra living space or bedroom. Alternatively, you may wish to have a garage on the ground floor of your two storey home extension with an additional bedroom above. Whether you are wanting to add an extra bedroom or home office or garage our two storey extension architects are on hand to give you the best advice and maximise the potential of your new project. Double Storey Side Extension – The double storey side extension is similar to the regular two storey side extension but it involves extending both floors of your property sideways. It offers even more space for additional rooms or functionalities. Planning permission and adherence to local building regulations are crucial for this type of extension, and consulting with professionals, like us at Excela Architecture, who specialise in the design of a double storey side extension is highly recommended to ensure the project’s success If you would like to learn more about Excela Architecture can helps with your new double storey extension contact us today.

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About Excela Architecture 

Excela Architecture is one of the leading Architects in Altrincham. We specialsie in Planning applications, Building regulations drawings and construction design on a wide range of residential projects such as Home Extensions, Loft Conversions, Basement conversions and new Build Homes. 

Tel: 0161 710 4160


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Office 249, Peel House, 30 The Downs,

Cheshire, Altrincham WA14 2PX

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