14 Oct 2019

What are SIPs? And how using them for your home build could save you time and money.

12 Sep 2019

Another happy homeowner in Surrey is delighted with the results of their recent extension.

11 Jan 2019

Full bill of success for BetterLivingSpace in 2018! Our projects included home extensions, new builds, redesigns and commercial builds. We gained 100% approvals for all our planning applications and building control submissions. And 2019 is off to a flying start...

11 Jun 2018

Our customers can benefit from free tickets to visit BetterLivingSpace on Stand E421 at the Southern Homebuilding and Renovating Show from 30th June - 1st July 2018.

27 Apr 2018

Party walls can be a much maligned source of contention during building works. But they need not be so. By adhering to the Party Wall Act, any work involving party walls or structures can be formally agreed with your neighbour well before the actual works begin. This w...

23 Nov 2017

If you are planning to construct and there are trees on your property close to the designated project area then you are likely to encounter the complexities of a Tree Preservation Order (TPO).

A TPO is an order made by a local planning authority in Englan...

21 Jun 2017

The Homebuilding and Renovating Show at Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey on 1-2 July is the essential homebuilding and renovating event for South England. This year BetterLivingSpace will be exhibiting on Stand E421 throughout the weekend. 

Come visit us at th...

10 Mar 2017

BetterLivingSpace will be at the Southern Homebuilding and Renovating Show at Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey from 1st -2nd July 2017.

Come talk to us on Stand E421 in the Esher Hall where we'll be delighted to offer advice and inspiration for your home build, extensio...

18 Jan 2017

The actual build phase is an intense time of excitement (watching the walls go up), frustration (there is generally little you can do to help) and an inevitable bit of stress.

From our experience there are some simple practices that can help smooth the path. Follow thes...

1 Nov 2016

Having looked at Stage 3 - Planning Permission - of the five stages for a home build or redesign, we now take a look at the fourth stage - Building Control .

The Building Regulations 2010 are the minimum standards for design, construction and alterations to vi...