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Installing Solar Panels now, will be worth it in just a few years

Information on The Green Belt Policy

What Happens if my Planning Application is Refused?

Party Wall Notice Explained

What does Building Control do?

Planning for the next Recession

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Everything you need to know about our Stage 2: Building Regulation Drawings

In-Out Driveway Design; how do I change my driveway?

Building Regulation changes - make sure you’re up to date!

Why choose Method Studio Architects?

How long does a Project take?

The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive is coming to a close

Draining rainwater from your property

What you need to know about Soakaways

Winter is Here!

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Preparing for a Home Renovation Project

Making Changes to Your Project

Winners of the Best of Houzz Award 2023!

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Working from Home

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Overshadowing guidelines and your latest project…

Workshop with an Architect

Does your house have a warranty?!

UK Planning Laws - What you Need to Know

Meeting in the middle, frameless glazing

Thinking about sustainable heating options?

Timber Frame vs Steel Frame

All you need to know about Passivhaus

Working from home, is your home office designed for what you need?

Green Roofs in Urbanised Areas

Changes to Part L Building Regulations

Method Studio and interior design

All you need to know about Tree Preservation Orders

Connect with nature

What is a SAP Calculation and Assessment and do you need it?

Sustainable Architecture and Method Studio

Waste Management…. ways to help the environment during construction!

Method’s Quick Guide to Single Storey Extensions

Planning Permission Explained

What is a Structural Engineer and why you need one.

Information on Heritage or Listed Assets

Do-up or sell-up, what’s the best option?

Method's Quick Guide to First Floor Extensions

How does a Design Brief help your budget?

Build Over Agreements Explained

What is CPD?

Method's Quick Guide to Loft Conversions