Josef Keeling – Rear & Side Extension Planning Application – Honeybourne, Worcestershire

Josef Keeling and Peter Morris wanted a new extension to the rear of their property after experiencing many common problems with their existing conservatory, such as heating and lighting issues during the summer and winter months. As such, they approached us to help redesign and expand it to allow a larger kitchen area, as well… Continue reading Josef Keeling – Rear & Side Extension Planning Application – Honeybourne, Worcestershire

Lavina Trehan – Planning app for stair installation – Northampton

Lavina contacted us through Checkatrade to get help with providing a drawing for planning and building control, which detailed how a lightwell for a basement conversion could be constructed. We liaised with Lavina’s structural engineer to coordinate the architectural appearance with the structural requirements for building regs.  We provided these drawings and the project is… Continue reading Lavina Trehan – Planning app for stair installation – Northampton

Marie Fox – expansion and extension of annexe building – Peatling Magna, Leicestershire

Marie Fox owns an annexe building connected to her existing property, that due to time and the materials of the building, had fallen into disrepair due to damp seeping into it. Because of this, she approached us to help redesign, expand and extend it into a comfortable and usable building once again. We suggested several… Continue reading Marie Fox – expansion and extension of annexe building – Peatling Magna, Leicestershire

Andy Manning – Extension of kitchen area – Wolvey, Leicestershire

Andy Manning had wanted to build an extension to his kitchen area for a while to allow greater living space to his home, and approached us to get planning approval for it. This was actually quite a technically challenging project, partly as the extension needed to be built off the back of the house, in… Continue reading Andy Manning – Extension of kitchen area – Wolvey, Leicestershire

Andy Bromwich – Rear extension planning app – Barwell, Leicestershire

Andy Bromwich approached The Design Social, looking for an imaginative solution to convert a quirky one up, one down dormer bungalow into a 3 bedroom family home with an open plan lounge and kitchen extension  In spite of the space constraints on site, we delivered a proposal that fulfilled the brief to the clients satisfaction

Brett Naylor – Old barn conversion to hobby farm – Wigston Parva, Blaby

Brett & Aimee Naylor got in touch to ask for help in getting a unique development idea through to planning approval. The property is on the edge of a heritage conservation area and consisted of a derelict barn from the 50’s and an overgrown and unloved half an acre of scrubland. The Naylors wanted to… Continue reading Brett Naylor – Old barn conversion to hobby farm – Wigston Parva, Blaby

Swan Theatre, The Play’s The Thing – Detailed design to install – Stratford upon Avon

The Design Social - Swan Theatre, The Play's The Thing

We worked along with The Hub to develop a concept design for the new permanent exhibition at the Swan Theatre, The Play’s The Thing. This was a technically challenging project due to the building being listed & reuired us to work closely & communicate clearly between the client, manufacturing companies & on-site installation.

Paul Maguire – holiday let planning application – Wigston Parva, Blaby

The Design Social - Architecture Planning Application for a short term holiday let at Wigston Parva

Paul & Nicky Maguire from Wigston Parva approached The Design Social with a fascinating idea to convert an existing garage with a loft conversion into a short term, AirBNB style holiday let. The difficulty was that the property borders a designated heritage area, which meant that heritage reports & Highways Agency liaising were required. When… Continue reading Paul Maguire – holiday let planning application – Wigston Parva, Blaby

Slater Jones Bookkeeping – Design of brand identity – Tamworth

Allison Slater and Victoria Jones received a word of mouth recommendation from a previous client, that happened to coincide with them looking to upgrade their existing website. The existing website was hosted on Wix but Allison and Victoria were looking for a service that managed the more technical aspects of the website on their behalf,… Continue reading Slater Jones Bookkeeping – Design of brand identity – Tamworth

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Midlands Resin Stone – Website design & Hosting – Coalville

When George Finney & the team at Midlands Resin Stone were doing an outstanding job of laying our driveway and yard, a conversation came up about how unhappy George was with his current website and how he was struggling to find someone who would do a contemporary website at a reasonable price. We of course… Continue reading Midlands Resin Stone – Website design & Hosting – Coalville

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Brett Naylor – New extension over existing storey – Wigston Parva, Blaby

Brett & Aimee Naylor got in touch to ask for help in getting a challenging development idea through to planning. Their property is in a heritage conservation area that at some point in the eighties had a single storey extension built on the rear. The brief was to come up with an idea to build… Continue reading Brett Naylor – New extension over existing storey – Wigston Parva, Blaby