Do I need planning permission for my extension?
In most cases scenario, you need planning permission to build your extension. In some cases, you can apply to get it under permitted development rights, but the best course of action is to contact your local authority for the advice.
Can Ecron Ltd process my planning application?
Yes, we can produce planning drawings and process application for your extension on your behalf.
How long does it take to get planning permission?
In the best-case scenario planning application takes eight weeks to process, but you also have to allow about four weeks to produce the drawings.
Can I get a quotation for my extension without planning approval?
Yes, we will be able to produce an estimate without planning approval or drawings.
Do you provide fixed price estimate?
Our estimates are fixed price, and the only exception is when you change specification or scope of work.
Do I need structural drawings for my project?
Yes, in most case scenario, you will need structural drawings, especially when removing walls and making openings.
Can Ecron Ltd handle structural calculation for me?
Yes, we have a structural engineer on the board who can do all calculation and the drawings fo your project.
Do I need building regs for my project?
Yes, you do, but we can handle building regs and correct specification and materials chosen for your extension.
Can Ecron Ltd handle building control on my project?
Yes, we always do. We contact building control regularly during the construction process and make sure the inspector approves every phase.
Do I need to manage builders during the construction process?
No, you don't have to do anything. Our project managers manage our builders so you can relax.
How long will take to build my extension?
Usually, the construction process takes around 12 to 16 weeks, but the time frame may vary depending on the complexity of the project and weather condition.
What guarantee do I get from Ecron Ltd?
Ecron Ltd provides ten years insurance backend guarantee for foundation, structural work, external walls and roof.