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apT wins contract for multi storey car park project

Added: 13/02/2018

The Midlands’ first public sector commercial planning, development and environmental consultancy has been appointed as the building inspector for one of the biggest current construction projects in Telford.

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Creating new access to your home

Added: 08/02/2018

Sometimes, the things you need to do to make your property work for you and your lifestyle aren’t necessarily to the house. Changing the access point to your home or installing a new one can make all the difference. If you want to add vehicular acc...

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Fire regulations – what you need to know

Added: 31/01/2018

Since the tragedy at Grenfell Tower claimed dozens of lives there has, quite rightly, been a renewed focus on cladding and fire regulations for buildings.

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Heritage Statements - what they are, and why you might need one.

Added: 31/01/2018

If you’re lucky enough to live in a property with some historic interest and are planning substantial changes, you will probably be asked to submit a Heritage Statement with your planning application.

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All you need to know about ecological surveys

Added: 15/12/2017

If you’ve got a new build, extension or other work that involves seeking planning permission on the horizon and you need to submit an ecological survey, don’t panic – it’s not as scary as it sounds.

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Can I build a garage or outbuilding in my garden?

Added: 06/11/2017

A garage can be a useful addition to any home. Offering a secure location for stowing your vehicle, they often double up as useful overflow storage for everything else!

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Three things you can do without planning permission

Added: 06/11/2017

If you have ambitious plans for your home, there are some relatively major changes you can take without needing to secure planning permission.

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apT delivers award winning support

Added: 06/11/2017

Construction projects in Telford delivered in partnership with new development and environmental consultancy apT have scooped plaudits at a glittering awards ceremony celebrating building excellence

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Do I need planning permission to build a porch?

Added: 18/10/2017

Adding a porch to the front of your home can add real kerb appeal to your house as well as providing valuable storage space for boots, coats and all the other household bits and bobs we accumulate!

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apT launches pioneering service

Added: 27/09/2017

The Midlands’ first public sector commercial planning, development and environmental consultancy is to be launched in Telford this month.

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