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9 Incredible Semi Detached House Extensions

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Well-designed and well-considered semi detached house extensions can take dated exteriors and often awkward-layouts and rejuvenate then into something exciting that is fit for modern lifestyles. 

When approaching a designer or architect, it’s best to have an idea of what will suit the existing house in terms of proportions and the impact it may have on your neighbouring properties. 

Also, consider what you will use the new space for: will it be a sociable kitchen-diner? Does the house need a new home office? Or is an indoor-outdoor sitting area the space missing from your home? Once these essentials are nailed, you’re that bit closer to the home you’ve been dreaming of. 

After looking at what designs are possible with inspiration and ideas from the gallery of real projects below, make sure you take the time to read our comprehensive guide to building an extension. This will explain all you need to know about planning permission, building regulations and how to project manage. 

1. Play with Materials in a Semi Detached House Extension

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Adding  a single storey semi detached house extension is a great opportunity to create a modern contrast to the traditional external appearances with new materials. 

Complementing warm red brick with a rust-coloured corten steel cladding, or opting for black render against a white pebbledash will give the entire house a new lease of life, not just the new single storey extension. 

Using beautiful single storey extension ideas like a timber cladding and black aluminium windows meant that although the homeowners simply added a new kitchen-diner to this classic semi, the entire house feels refreshed. 

2. Go up Into the Loft When Garden Space is Precious

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While loft conversions offer the chance for extra rooms without encroaching on any outdoor space, loft extensions can be a little trickier when it comes to getting the proportions right on the roof and taking into account overlooking neighbouring properties.  

Dormer windows are especially helpful when adding an extra bedroom, bathroom or home office in the attic and can blend seamlessly into many styles of home. 

This loft extension in Leeds added a new bedroom to the once cramped semi-detached house. The wrap around extension on the ground floor has also transformed the way the family use the house, linking the open-plan ground floor living area with the decked patio and garden.

As the new addition wraps around the side, it has also created extra space for a large, flexible kitchen. 

3. Go out to the Side to Rearrange the Floorplan

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While it may be tempting to add an entirely new room at the back, sometimes reorganising the interior spaces with small house extension ideas is the best way forward. Look to the side of a semi detached house where there is often wasted space and focus on solving problems with the existing house for fantastic value for money. 

This innovative ‘Russian doll’ side extension (designed by Selencky///Parsons) provides the ground floor with a broken plan layout as the zones of the kitchen, living and dining areas are defined by the stepped design.  

(MORE: How much does an extension cost? Get an idea of a realistic budget for a house extension in 2021)

4. Add a Rear Extension to Connect to the Garden

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Semi detached homes aren’t known for being especially connected to the garden but it’s top of the wish-list for many modern families. 

Including bifold doors, picture windows and roof lights are all great ways to create a space better connected to the outside during an extension, plus all that natural light should permeate through into the rest of the internal spaces. 

Rear extension design ideas can come in all shapes and sizes, depending on the style of the original house. Here, an overhang has been used to both shield the new kitchen and dining space from overheating as well as to enable to homeowner to open the doors come rain or shine. 

5. Build a Two-Storey Extension for Maximum Impact

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Although it may seem like more work, adding a two storeys instead of one is actually a fairly cost-effective alternative when you consider that the building foundations, tradespeople and roof all have to be hired and completed regardless.  

When reorganising this home’s internal layout, Studio 30 Architects designed a large kitchen-diner-lounge at the back of the house to replace a dated conservatory, while two en suite bedrooms were added to the first floor. 

Clever double-storey extension ideas were incorporated into the plan, including mirrored recessed and protruding picture windows on the two storeys. 

6. Take the Opportunity to Give the Whole House a Makeover

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A sure-fire way to make a new extension feel like a seamless addition is to undergo a whole-house makeover for a dramatic transformation. 

During their 1930s house renovation, the homeowners added two extensions under permitted development — one, a 4.5 metre vaulted kitchen-diner (pictured) and the other a two-bedroom loft extension. The windows were replaced throughout with black units while house’s original render has been mirrored on the extension. 

The attention to detail is what sets this project apart as the orientation of the wooden flooring inside the house is flawlessly continued out through the bifold doors and onto the decking, creating the ultimate connection with the garden.  

7. Have Some Fun with a Building Project

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Once a traditional Edwardian semi, this house has been radically changed into a fun, characterful home for a young family. 

Incorporating glass box extension ideas into the design was only the beginning for this project which features a mountainous roofline, half-demolished brick kitchen walls and bright pops of colour throughout. Plus, the kitchen and exterior lintel facings and made from recycled chopping boards and milk bottle tops. 

However, practicality is at the centre of this build as a simple reconfiguration of the first floor has produced a new bedroom and the existing fabric of the building was thermally upgraded throughout – win, win!

8. Transform Your Garden During a Semi Detached House Extension

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Although building projects work wonders on a house itself, the process of access to machinery and foot-traffic from tradespeople can be a nightmare on the immediate garden area.  

Consider how to save money and reuse materials from an extension in a new garden design. Use soil dug for the foundations for landscaping, bricks from knocked-down walls for hardscaping and save established plants where you can in greenhouses or more secluded area of the garden. 

When extending this semi detached Victorian house, the homeowners made the most of inspiring sloping garden ideas and designed a series of levels and terraces. 

The top patio features fantastic outdoor kitchen ideas, like a barbecue egg, sink and worktop. The middle section includes a built-in seating and dining area while steps down to the garden area are punctuated by raised planters.  

9. Choose Building Materials Wisely in a Contemporary Extension

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Although brick and block is traditional for houses in this country, including those with new extensions, there are a variety of building materials and construction system options that can offer different qualities when adding some extra space to a semi detached house.  

Timber frame is popular for those who want quick construction times and improved efficiency, while natural building materials are a great, healthy alternative. 

The three contemporary oak frame extensions to this Arts and Crafts-inspired semi were designed by Proctor and Shaw. Stacked brick cladding and timber surrounds the mock bay windows and gives a warmth to the new space while a reorganisation of the interiors has provided a new en suite shower room. 

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Assistant Editor Amy began working for Homebuilding & Renovating in 2018. She has an interest in sustainable building methods and always has her eye on the latest design ideas. Amy has interviewed countless self builders, renovators and extenders about their experiences for Homebuilding & Renovating magazine. She is currently renovating a mid-century home, together with her partner, on a DIY basis, and has recently fitted her own kitchen.

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5 Incredible Rear Extension Ideas for Semi Detached Houses — Helen K Lloyd

Interior Ideas

Written By Helen Lloyd

In need of rear extension ideas for semi detached houses? In this post I share some remarkable rear extension ideas by sharing with you some of the UK’s award-winning semi detached houses.

You may be looking to improve rather than move, be taking the opportunity to add value to a semi detached house or be looking to modernise existing old extensions, it’s fair to say that a rear extension on a semi detached house can dramatically benefit the way the house can be lived in and enjoyed.

So whether you’re looking for a minimal or more eclectic approach, these rear extension ideas for semi detached houses will showcase what’s possible and provide inspiration to help you with your own house renovation.

1. Framework House By Amos Goldreich Architecture

The clients of ‘Framework House’ wanted a rear extension on their semi detached house that would maximise the existing space for their family of four. The owners also wanted to reconnect different small spaces at the same time as keeping each area clearly defined.

Pale Karma White Stock brick has been used on the façade of the rear extension to highlight the newness of it and creates a distinct separation from the existing Victorian semi-detached house. The architects have incorporated a sedum roof across the whole of the extension to create a beautiful view from the first floor bedrooms and to encourage biodiversity.

The pale masonry colour references both the neutral internal spaces that then flow through into the garden. Stone Grey brick pavers have been used in the garden to continue the similar impact of the extension and also notably because of their durability.

The kitchen is now the hub of the house and serves as an area of the home where the clients can either work from home, or cook with sight of the children playing.

The positioning of the windows in the rear extension also allows for views straight through into the garden once you walk through the front door. This approach helps improve the sense of wellbeing in the house as the connection to the garden, both visually and physically, is unobstructed.

Different zones have been defined in the extension using a timber structure. This enables light to flow through the entire space and the exposed pine rafters continue to help make the space feel bright, fresh and classic. Not only do the timber rafters help to define areas of space in the extension but they’ve also cleverly been made into functional storage.

Images courtesy of Amos Goldreich Architecture. Photography by Ollie Hammick.

2. Mountain View by CAN

Now for a rear extension idea that is completely off the wall. This project by Architecture studio CAN was designed in response to a highly personalised request stemming from the owners’ personal taste and lifestyle.

The radical transformation that this Edwardian semi-detached house underwent was influenced by the clients request for a colourful family home that took reference from numerous pop culture sources, including the Matterhorn Bobsleds Ride at Disneyland and a scene from the film Trainspotting.

In the rear extension, different materials, shapes and colours have been used to create this visually dynamic and tactile area of the house. For example, the kitchen’s exterior lintel facings are made from recycled chopping boards and milk bottle tops.

The exposed laser cut trusses, that support the roof, in the extension are a nod to high-tech architecture and the vertical pole columns, survey marker tiles and intentional ruined brick wall all adds to the sense of make-believe and a surreal room.

Images courtesy of CAN. Photography by Jim Stephenson.

3. Curve Appeal by Nimtim Architects

nimtim architects have reinvented this 1920s semi-detached house by using a single joinery element that creates a tactile and functional family space, with warmth and a sense of cosiness.

Whilst the other semi-detached projects on this rear extension ideas list showcase new extensions, nimtim architecture have taken an innovative approach.

Rather than demolish the existing bolt-on extension, that can be seen quite frequently on old semi-detached properties, the architects identified that stripping back and reconfiguring the existing extension would save money, energy, and waste whilst also providing the client with the best possible outcome for their brief – which centred around improving connectivity, daylight and the functionality within the space.

The skilful and unique joinery has been designed and implemented to both define areas as well as accommodate the functions of each area, freeing up more space within the home for the family to enjoy. As well as creating storage for crockery, books and crafting, the joinery partitions cleverly conceal the structural elements of the house.

Expertly constructed large sliding doors, that include small glazed openings, create visual connection from one space to another. And the colour and tactile nature of the timber adds warmth throughout the home by contrasting boldly against the white plastered walls in the existing part of the house.

Images courtesy of nimtim architects. Photography by Megan Taylor

4. Transitions by Red Squirrel Architects

Among the projects shortlisted for London’s best home renovation in 2022’s Don’t Move, Improve! competition, this project features an extension of just 10 square metres of floorspace. By utilising this space and remodelling two rear extensions this semi-detached Victorian house has been transformed into a lighter and more connected home.

The previously disconnected areas of the living space, kitchen and dining have now been linked and benefit from views into the beautifully landscaped garden, with a pergola that has grapevines winding down the steel structure to help add a sense of calm and wellbeing throughout the extended living space.

Photography by Adelina Iliev.

5. Grain House by Hayhurst & Co Architects

Prior to the house’s renovation, the house had the conventional Victorian layout of small, cellular rooms, with a narrow ‘servant’s stair’ connecting the basement and ground floors.

The rear and side extension alongside a reconfiguration that allowed for a larger staircase and the creation of a two-storey courtyard in the heart of the house, which features a stunning Japanese privet tree, reconnects the new extension to the living spaces.

There’s now a visual link from the entrance through to the garden and the new rear extension has created a spacious family area that also connects the kitchen with the outdoors, through a picture window and a window seat in the dining space.

The materials within the house were chosen for their characteristics that will age with the property, creating rich textures and a patina that will mature over time. The palette of the property is made from hand-made tiles, natural lime plaster, pre-patinated copper and charred larch.

Images courtesy of Hayhurst & Co Architects. Photography by Kilian O’Sullivan.

Extension Ideas

Helen Lloyd

Permitted Development Rights for Extensions 2022

Permitted Development Rights for Extensions can allow you to transform your home by expanding it with or without planning permission. Here’s everything you need to know.

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Obtaining development permits for extensions means you can do projects like extensions or attic conversions without having to apply for a planning permit, so you need a little less paperwork and you should save some money too.

In general, this should speed up the whole process a bit. It is entirely possible to expand permitted development rights under current regulations, however it is important to be aware of the rules and the fact that permitted development rights change frequently. They last changed in December 2021 (effective January 2022) and it will take a little time for planning departments to sort out the changes.

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Whether you are planning to build a one-story or two-story extension at the back of your home, or you live in England and carefully plan your extension, it is possible that you will not have to apply for planning by building in accordance with the permitted development. right instead.

Follow our expert guide to learn how to implement your expansion project in accordance with the permitted development rights.

What are permitted development extensions?

Authorized development rights for extensions in the UK

Authorized development rights for extensions are provided in the form of General Development Planning Orders (GDPOs). They apply separately to England, Wales (Opens in a new tab), Scotland (Opens in a new tab) and Northern Ireland (Opens in a new tab) and give implied planning consent to certain building classes.

According to the current extension development (PD) permissions, you can plan and build the structure in the following ways without planning permission, as long as you adhere to certain rules.

If you are planning a rear extension, it can be extended 3 meters from the original house (or 4 meters if it is a separate house). It must be less than 4 meters high (or less than 3 meters if it is within 2 meters of the property boundary).

If you are planning and designing a side extension, it can be up to half the width of the original dwelling and can also protrude up to 4 meters in height (or 3 meters if it is within 2 meters of the property boundary). All side extensions on the same floor will require planning permission.

If you’re looking for a rounded extension (combination of side and back), it’s unlikely to be a permitted development due to current restrictions. If you are adding a two-story extension, it must not take up more than 50% of the width of the original home and cannot be taller than the highest part of the existing roof. It’s the same; must not include windows in the wall or side elevation roof of additional floors, and you can only use these rights in homes that currently have two floors. Works may not include verandas, balconies or raised platforms, chimneys, or any modification to the roof of an existing home.

Also note that if the roof of a two-story extension connects to your existing roof, you will need to subtract the roof volume of the extension from any reserve volume you have for the attic conversion (there is a dormer window for attached houses). surcharge of 40 cubic meters and 50 cubic meters for detached buildings; according to the DD, a two-story extension can have a roof element from 10 to 35 cubic meters). Any upper floor window in the wall or roof slope of the side facade of a two-story extension must be non-opening and with opaque glazing, unless the opening parts rise more than 1.7 m above the floor level of the room in which it is installed.

If you add an attic, you can do it up to 50 m³ in detached houses and semi-detached houses. The development should not have windows on any of the walls or roof slopes that form the side facade of the residential building, and the roof slope of the main part of the residential building should be the same as the roof slope of the existing house. Also, it may have shaded/frozen side windows and you will need permission to add a skylight to the road-facing roof rise.

The addition of a porch may also be subject to permitted development. Keep in mind also that:

  • The extension must be built to approved details using materials similar in appearance to the rest of the house (confirm this with your local authority). This does not apply to conservatories;
  • The roof slope of the extension must mimic the roof slope of the original house;
  • All extensions and outbuildings must not occupy more than 50 per cent of the original garden area;
  • Any additions to your property from 1948 years count towards building permits, so it’s important to do your research first.

See for full terms and conditions, and always double check with your local council as everyone may differ slightly in their approach.

In addition, while authorized building rights are managed centrally by the government, councils can revoke some of your permitted building rights by issuing an Article 4 order. This will mean that you have to apply for job scheduling, which usually doesn’t need one, so it’s always worth checking ahead of time.

In some areas of the country, permitted building rights are more limited. This includes:


  • National parks;
  • Areas of exceptional natural beauty;
  • World Heritage Sites
  • Norfolk or Suffolk Broads

In all cases, no matter what type of extension you have, and even if you meet all of these guidelines, it is very important that you check with your local authorities before starting work that the particular project you are considering is subject to permitted development rights.

Permitted development extension process

There is a process called “pre-approval” that applies to larger one-story rear extensions. These are extensions that go beyond the back wall of the original house (the house in the form in which it was first built; or in the state in which it stood on July 1, 1948 (if it was built before that date) at the expense of:

  • Over four and up to eight meters for private houses;
  • Over three and up to six meters for all other houses

If you wish to build an extension of this size, you must obtain “prior approval” from your local planning authority. They then implement a neighborhood consultation scheme. This process, carried out through local authorities, allows for consultation with neighbors, requiring the submission of a written description with key dimensions and a plan of the site to scale.

Prior approval does not automatically mean that construction can proceed as it does not remove any preemptive interests such as restrictive agreements and easements, including right of way and right of light, so always check proof of ownership. Listed buildings will also require a building permit.

What to do if your neighbors object to your extension

If your neighbors do not object to your extension within the 21-day consultation period, the council will issue a notice of approval of permitted development rights. There is no application fee and local authorities have 42 days to respond from the date of receipt.

If neighbors object, the council will consider the impact on the amenities of their property and decide whether it is reasonable to build an extension without a building permit. If an application is rejected, there is an appeals process.

Can you add a permitted development extension to all types of property?

Permitted extension rights apply to residences, not apartments, so if you live in a ground floor apartment, for example, and want to expand a room at the back of the house, you need to apply for planning permission.

Permitted development rights may also be restricted or revoked by local authorities in accordance with the planning conditions that were applied at the previous approval.

Please note that the rear of the building is taken as the original back wall or as the building stood on July 1, 1948, so this may affect the size of the permitted addition or the applicability of the permitted development. If the original wall has been modified, check with your local government for what is allowed.

Permitted Buildings and Outbuildings

Non-strictly adjoining outbuildings, outbuildings, whether it be a summer garden retreat or a home office at the end of the garden, nonetheless add additional living space that counts towards your home’s gross floor area.

Permitted building regulations for such outbuildings apply not only to sheds and gazebos, but also to playhouses, greenhouses, garages and saunas. In addition, and this may surprise you, they also include kennels, aviaries such as tennis courts, swimming pools, and even ponds.

These structures are generally subject to permitted development, subject to several conditions such as not exceeding 2. 5 m of eaves height and a total roof height of up to 4 m with a gable roof or 3 m for any other roof. You can find all exceptions and rules on the special government page (opens in a new tab). And, of course, it’s always a good idea to speak directly with your local planning department before considering expanding without planning permission.

What is a legal building certificate?

If you are adding more space under the permitted development rights for extensions, it is recommended that you apply for a Legal Development Certificate (LDC).

The Legal Development Certificate is proof that your project is permitted within the scope of permitted development and does not require planning permission. This shows that your extension is in compliance with the allowed development rules, which can really help when it comes to selling your home, as it confirms that the work you have done is allowed.

Anbau. Expand the area of ​​the house. – Housing and real estate

apfelgarten passer-by 03/27/20 18:45

03/27/20 18:45

Last modified 03/27/20 18:46 (apfelgarten)

Friends! I would be glad for any ideas and advice. . we found a house, I really liked the area, a large plot, the price is acceptable. Everything would be fine, but we lack one nursery. The house is semi-detached, parents will live upstairs, we will live downstairs. At the moment there are only 78 m and 3 rooms. We are thinking of expanding the area by adding an extension in the place where the terrace is now. Perhaps about 5×6 m. If you build these 30 m to the living room, then in the end you get about 53 m, thus it would be possible to separate about 15 m per room from the living room, there is a window there, just stretch the wall.

Now the main question.. an annex. How much is the most budget option? There are skillful hands in the family, of course, but you probably won’t do the foundation and other work yourself. What is important
foresee what are the important points. Can anyone finish building, share your experience? Where to look for workers? Or maybe spit and make Wintergarten? I understand that this option will be cheaper?

Thank you all in advance!


kriptograf patriot 03/27/20 19:16

NEW 03/27/20 19:16

in reply to apfelgarten 03/27/20 18:45

Anbau. Expand the area of ​​the house.

😁 Loosen the ground, plant a room seed, water and weed regularly😎
NEW 03/27/20 19:24

in reply apfelgarten 03/27/20 18:45

Where is the house?

What does Bauamt say?


apfelgarten passer-by 03/27/20 20:13

NEW 03/27/20 20:13

in reply dazan 03/27/20 19:24

a house in the city, bauamt doesn’t say anything yet, we haven’t bought it yet. A local architect looked with us, it is possible to build it, why not, the site is large, now there is a terrace of 30 m. There is no Bauplan for this street, that is, there are no specific prescriptions. I am more concerned about the financial side and the practical one, where to look for firms, workers, etc. We are in NRV, maybe someone will advise something.


nikit-a visitor 03/27/20 20:50

NEW 03/27/20 20:50

in reply apfelgarten 03/27/20 20:13

…the financial side worries more. ..

We wanted to make a wintergarten, about 18 sq.m. the price was 50-60k. It seemed a bit pricey for such a small room.

On the other hand, we looked at apartments, 3 rooms. 80 sq.m. was about 350k. A 4-room. 100 sq.m. approximately 450k. Those. per room in the apartment 20 sq.m. approximately 100k.

So Wintergarten for 60 for nothing.


apfelgarten passer-by 03/27/20 21:31

NEW 27.03.20 21:31

in reply to nikit-a 27.03.20 20:50

wintergarten 18 sq.m 60 thousand.. 3.5 thousand euro per meter? Wow. You don’t confuse anything?


*ell* patriot 03/28/20 09:50

NEW 03/28/20 09:50

in reply apfelgarten 03/27/20 21:31

Wintergartens can be different, made of different materials, respectively, and the price is different.

I know for sure – the ice will melt,
in the silence of the midnight oriole will sing
and a red-haired girl, warm from sleep,
spring will come to the frozen world!


apfelgarten passerby 3/28/20 09:57

NEW 03/28/20 09:57

in reply to *ell* 03/28/20 09:50

yes, that’s understandable. Just if you look at the cost of the extension, then it is about 1.800-2.000 euros / m. Wintergarten is supposed to be a cheaper option, or? For 3.500 eurometer, this is probably quite a luxury one.

Wie viel kostet ein Anbau am Haus? Die Kosten für einen Anbau am Haus können nicht pauschal beziffert werden, sie unterscheiden sich je nach Art und Aufwand. Für einen günstigen Anbau kann man dennoch mit Kosten zwischen 1.400 and 1.800 Euro pro Quadratmeter rechnen.


*ell* patriot 3/28/20 10:22

NEW 03/28/20 10:22

in reply to apfelgarten 03/28/20 09:57, last modified 03/28/20 10:35 (*ell*)

Here are examples of cheaper options Lftv-u86A…

I think it can be done even cheaper.

Which one do you want?

Here are more examples of calculating the price of different options

I know for sure – the ice will melt,
in the silence of the midnight oriole will sing
and a red-haired girl, warm from sleep,
spring will come to the frozen world!


101112 passer-by 3/28/20 10:25

NEW 03/28/20 10:25

in reply apfelgarten 03/28/20 09:57

Many people are doing it now in the cities.

It is unlikely that you will be sorted for prices here, NRW is large and the prices are different.

There are many factors, offhand, the location of the extension (is it under, driving, for equipment), materials (what will you make of), what work can you take on., will there be one company or several .. yes, a lot of things.

Look in the area, there are probably similar construction sites, talk to the owners, take a few angebots – compare “prices-leistung” 28

NEW 03/28/20 11:28

in reply apfelgarten 03/27/20 18:45

In addition to stone and wintergarten, there is also wood.

And take into account the heating you need in the outbuilding. These jobs also cost money. You can try to stretch the electrician yourself, just consider the power in your box.

But I understand that you need a team of craftsmen who will do everything inexpensively. I’m afraid they can’t help you here.


apfelgarten passer-by 03/28/20 11:30

NEW 03/28/20 11:30

in reply *ell* 03/28/20 10:22

There are also cheap and funny ones, like this one, for example, for 1500 you sit like in a terarium

What a horror. There is definitely no such one) we thought to remove the wall, so of course a heated one is needed. Like this one can

but to be honest, if such a wintergarten will cost almost the same as an extension (and apparently it will), since the difference in price is small, then in my opinion the extension is much more practical.

In principle, we intended to do a lot ourselves. Windows insert, finishing work and so on. Here is the trouble with the foundation and rohbau. No acquaintances in the industry, no experience.


apfelgarten passer-by 03/28/20 11:36

NEW 28.03.20 11:36

in reply 101112 03/28/20 10:25

thank you!

I was hoping that someone here would also finish building and share their experience. Or knows someone who knows someone)))

None of our friends were built, alas. Most bought ready-made houses and did not remodel them much. There is no one to even talk to. Maybe the game is not worth the candle. But everything else suits us. But alas, the area is small for four, one room is not enough ((

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apfelgarten passer-by 03/28/20 11:41

NEW 03/28/20 11:41

in reply to Sergej__36 03/28/20 11:28

and what is made of wood, what are the options? Is it cheaper than stone? Tell me?

I’m afraid that they can hardly help you here.

I have known this forum for a long time, I learned a lot of useful things. I’m sure that at least in some way, yes, it will help, at least it will orient or throw ideas🤗


NEW 28.03.20 11:45

in reply apfelgarten 03/28/20 11:41


To make it clearer, where they wanted to build a terrace.


Sergej__36 native 03/28/20 12:23

NEW 03/28/20 12:23

in reply apfelgarten 03/28/20 11:41, Last modified on 03/28/20 12:32 (Sergej__36)

Wooden frame, windows, the principle of the same Wintergarten. This is the cheapest option.

Wooden frame, demmung, sheathed with wood. This is how houses are built. It comes out a little cheaper.


AlexM77 patriot 03/28/20 13:30

NEW 03/28/20 13:30

in reply apfelgarten 03/28/20 11:45

It all starts with a worthwhile architect, you can set bauantrag to anyone you like, and only he has the right to do this, a worthy one is usually expensive, but for those couple of rupees you will get, if you get, the appropriate service, with cheap you will never get it, and it usually comes out much more expensive.

To have a lot of money
They need to be spent a lot
NEW 03/28/20 13:37

in reply apfelgarten 03/28/20 11:45

Oh yes, you would have announced the area, maybe someone would have responded, although right now everyone has a lot of work, well, just stopped the virus.

If I didn’t have my own business, I might have taken it, perhaps some colleague would respond.

To have a lot of money
They have to spend a lot0003


apfelgarten passerby 03/28/20 15:14

NEW 03/28/20 15:14

in reply to AlexM77 03/28/20 13:37

the architect is, in principle, his own. NRV area, Münsterland. Do you work with Rohbau? Or maybe some friends? Coordinate prices please? In principle, if we hire someone, then we could provide accommodation. Presumably in the summer it will be necessary, now we are waiting for the final ok from the bank, everything is barely moving with this virus ..


nikit-a visitor 03/28/20 17:10

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in reply apfelgarten 03/27/20 21:31

wintergarten 18 sq.m 60 thousand.. 3.5 thousand euros per meter? Wow. You don’t confuse anything?

I don’t confuse. There were different offers from different companies, from 50k to ca. 70.

Wintergarten is an extension of the wohnraum. Should be warm like home.