PBD Blog

10/04/2024

What is the planning application process?

Unfortunately, applying for planning permission isn’t quite as simple as just filling in a form. There are many application types, each is…

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UK map with futuristic AI
09/04/2024

AI predicts what the UK’s top cities will look like in 2034

As we stand on the cusp of a new era, the landscape of cities in the United Kingdom is poised to undergo…

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25/03/2024

Do You Need Planning Permission For Dormer Windows?

Key Highlights Dormer window loft conversions are a popular way to add extra space and value to a home. Adding a dormer…

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18/03/2024

Do you need planning permission for a summer house?

Key Highlights Summer houses can be considered “permitted development” and may not require planning permission in the UK, but there are certain…

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14/03/2024

New Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) Requirements For Planning Applications In The UK

Key Highlights Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) is now mandatory for many planning applications in the UK. The goal of BNG is to…

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12/03/2024

Do you need planning permission for a balcony?

Many homeowners dream of adding a balcony to their property, as it can provide a great outdoor space to relax, enjoy the…

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