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

Having a loft extension is becoming more popular. It will not only give you more space but it will add value to your house when you come to sell it. Yet make sure you do your research before getting one. There are lots of things...

If you want to add space and value to your house, and there is little room to the side or back of your property (or you love your garden too much), then Attic conversions are a great way to do so. The number of people...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]We know how important our role is creating the dreams you have for your home, this is why we have made an infographic to guide you through our process at Acre Design. We understand it fully but...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Acre Design are specialists in timber frame construction, we have vast experience in building using many construction methods, but we think timber frame offers excellent advantages, and our clients throughout Newcastle and the North East should definitely...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]From our experience, planning permission usually takes around eight weeks from application in the Newcastle area. But don't be put off by this - sometimes it takes time to achieve your dream. You won't have to worry...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]We've designed this minimal, modern extension across the rear elevation of our clients' home to add a bit of contrast to the existing brickwork.This will open up their existing kitchen into a large kitchen, dining & entertaining...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Our client's have bought a downtrodden semi in Seaburn (near Sunderland) which was in need of a full refurbishment as it hadn’t been touched inside for decades. As well as this the external fabric of the building...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Our client's live in north shields in a newly built townhouse. A townhouse is usually a terraced property spread over three floors, often with a non traditional layout. For example, here, our client's have on the ground...

Modernising an existing property in Cramlington.  Our client required us to extend and modernise their existing home. The principal elements are to extend on top of their existing garage to form a master bedroom with en-suite. The bedroom should have a vaulted ceiling with large glazed...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] Garage conversion and full length rear extension in Cullercoats. [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]Acre Design were appointed to produce architectural plans for a semi-detached house in Cullercoats, North Tyneside.The client required a garage conversion that linked into a single storey...