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Matthew John San Giorgio
10 Parklands Main road, Parklands,
Cape Town,

021 557 1595

Building Extensions

Building Extensions:

Modify Your Property

To Suit You Better

Extension sometime is a necessity and some time to add to the beauty of the home. If you are short of rooms in case of a growing family, then extension becomes a necessity. Making a garage for your new car or extending lawn is done for comfort purpose.  There are some basic guidelines to follow for such addition.


The first step is to decide whether to buy a new home or extend the present one. Whatever is feasible should be opted for. Lack of space makes it difficult to choose the latter one. Hence the first options is more suitable. But in case if you have decided to go for an extension, then the next step is very crucial.


The second stage is costing. Finance plays a key role in case of Building Extensions. Architects, designer and builder guidance are involved to make sure anything is not done haphazardly. Addition only makes sense if you can use and enjoy it at the same time.


Apart from making your decision permission from the planning department is also required. Indoor or outdoor extension both requires permission. Every locality has different set of rules that need to be followed. One of the most common rules is that your extension should not be a nuisance to others.


Building Extensions is a tiring and requires decent effort to give you good result. The patience and money involved is sure worth the result. It is not necessary that Building extensions will increase the value of the property. Hence the decision has to make carefully.