An extension with natural light and ventilation, St Albans

natural light

This is a typical St Albans 1930’s semidetached home in need of extra space to the rear as the family is growing and is looking after an elderly relative.  The extension takes advantage of the new Relaxation in the Planning

Green home extension, St Albans

Proposed new elevation

As families grow and change our homes requires adaptation and upgrading.  The owner of this house wanted her mum to come and live with her, but also realized that the current layout of the home was not making her happy and

Energy Efficient Home Extension, St Albans

Front elevation

The project consisted in converting and extending the existing garage into an office and in the addition of a porch. The existing front door was retained for energy efficiency as research has demonstrated that having two front doors can help save up to 11% in energy bills. The walls, floors and roof have been super insulated for energy efficiency and for sound insulation.

Elegant Family Home, Milan

Energy Efficient House

The Clients of this house are art lovers and wanted a home that would allow the displaying of their beautiful paintings in an integrated and elegant way.  Sustainability and energy efficiency were also key  requirements together with the need to