VJM DESIGN HOUSE LTD
Architecture for Everyday Life
Welcome to VJM Design House, Est. 2003. We are a small family based local business providing clients in Gloucestershire & neighbouring counties with Architectural, Planning & Building Regulation Drawings for Loft Conversion & Extensions. Free initial Consultation / Visit.
NB. given the continued high level of
business activity we ask that all correspondence be made via Email to ensure we can deal with all enquiries in order
APPOINTMENT UPDATES 02.09.21
NB. We are continuing to experience high levels of enquiries and our diary is now fully booked for new appointments until November, but these are filling up fairly fast . We apologise that we are unable to response any sooner but confirm that we are still happy to book appointments if you are willing to wait. Should the situation ease we will revise our website accordingly.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID - 19) from 02.09.21 until further notice
For the foreseeable future on all visits we will be maintaining our current COVID 19 measures & trust you will be happy to comply.
We require that at least 30 minutes prior to our visit all windows to be opened. Masks are to be worn by all parties present for the duration of the visit. Weather permitting conversations are best held outside where masks will not be required, if social distancing rules can be met.
Please note that we do not undertake drawing work for
buildings that require Listed Building Consent as we do
not have access to the specialist knowledge required.
Hip to Gable Conversions
Loft Conversions in Timber Frame Houses
Upgrading Existing Conversions
Loft Conversion News: up until recently most loft conversions were designed with an enhanced smoke detector system avoiding, in many cases, the need fire doors. However, we will now be specifying fire doors in all loft conversions unless a property specific fire engineering report can justify otherwise.
EXTENSIONS & ALTERATIONS
Due to current workload we are currently only accepting projects for simple single story extensions.
PLANNING & CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS
Planning Drawings & Applications
Building Regulation Application Drawings
Construction Drawings for Quotation Purposes
RELATED ITEMS 02.09.21
When considering a building project there are a number of items that need to be considered other than the need to obtain planning permission & building regulation approval, these include:-
Party Wall Agreements, Drainage Build Over Agreements & Structural Engineering these all need to be agreed well in advance of building works commencing and might require the involvement of specialist third party providers: Party Wall Surveyors & CCTV Survey Companies etc.