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Industry news, a selection of our latest projects and some useful information.

You may have found a house in your dream location and the kitchen is just too small, or perhaps your family has expanded and you simple need the extra space; a kitchen extension could be far more affordable than you might think. At Acre Design,...

Extending your home is a great way to add space if you’re feeling cramped. It also allows you to create bold entertaining areas and even increase the value of your property. Whether you choose a rear extension, side extension, loft conversion or a sunroom, these...

Let's face it, it’s January and you’re feeling the effects from the festive period? Perhaps you had a house full of your nearest and dearest and upon reflection, you now realise you should change the structure of your home? Well, don’t worry, because Acre Design...

Here at Acre, we like to respond to our clients questions and queries as often as we can! With 2019 coming to a close, we have compiled our top ten questions to ask a architectural designer and our advice to give a little helping hand...

The process of getting planning permission for any type of project can seem like long and daunting, and sometimes even cost you money. And if you don’t know your stuff, the risk of getting denied for planning permission can also add a lot of stress...

Acre Design is an architectural design company who work with clients to design projects that aim to transform their space. The beauty of developing a project is that it gives you the opportunity to create a home that’s truly tailored to your family’s wants and needs...

  Building Control drawings explained The law in the United Kingdom states that new construction projects need to be carried out in accordance with Building Regulations. However, there are a few circumstances where building regulations are not required, such as small porches, conservatories, or detached garages (up...

We have put together a list of things to consider when you're choosing an architectural designer to transform your home.Acre is a Newcastle based architectural design company that works alongside you to transform your home and create an environment that truly reflects your family’s wants...

How to Ensure Your Loft Conversion is Fire Safe  Are you planning a loft conversion in your home in Newcastle or the North East? It’s a big job, and one that can often be daunting and accompanied with a number of pitfalls! However, a loft conversion...

The modern aesthetics trend is playing a huge role in architecture and architectural design, heavily featuring in homes we are seeing today. Modern residential architecture is based around clean, open plan living spaces - designed to fit in with the growing needs of a modern household. We have...