Articles by John Webster

Should you extend or move house?

If you live in Dundee-Should you extend or move house? With house prices becoming noticeably more expensive in Dundee and the surrounding areas, you might be wondering if you should extend or move house, at John Webster Architecture this is a question we get asked on a regular basis. While there is no blanket answer for

Who are the best builders in Dundee?

Builders in Dundee How to find good builders in Dundee Are you thinking about building a house extension or some other building project but are worried you might get a ‘Cowboy Builder’? If you live in Dundee, Angus, Perth or Fife and are thinking about starting a construction project you will no doubt be looking

Does my Project Require Planning Permission & a Building Warrant?

    What Is the Difference Between Planning Permission & Building Warrant? Planning Permission v’s Building Warrant Here is the ‘no jargon’ version of the difference between Planning Permission & Building Regulations. The Planning Department is, on the whole, looking at the exterior of the structure, focusing on the size, is it too big? Is

Who are the best Architects in Dundee?

Architects in the Dundee area and beyond Who are the Best architects in Dundee? If you have a construction project in mind you no doubt are looking for a great Architect, right! Normally a great Architect=a great project. Over the past few years, we have been involved in a lot of projects in Dundee and

The Process of a Loft/Attic Conversion

Will my loft/Attic need Planning Permission, is it suitable for conversion & how much will it cost? Do you like your house & love where you live but could do with a bit more space? perhaps a room for the kids or a master suite you can retreat to if so a loft conversion might

How Long Does it Take to Build a House Extension?

How Long Does it Take to Build an Extension? How Long Will it Take to Plan & Build a House Extension? How long does a two storey extension take? How about a single storey extension? These are sensible questions to ask, since planning and building an extension to your home will cause you some inconvenience