What have we been up to? February 2021 update.

Firstly, we hope that you are all keeping well and staying safe during this difficult time. Following a brief sabbatical from our monthly updates, we are back to share some more image of projects that we are currently working on, or have recently completed. The majority of these images are for residential projects for properties […]

A beginner’s guide to planning permission.

A beginners guide to planning permission.

Planning permission can be very confusing, especially if you’ve never needed to apply for planning consent before.  In addition, not everyone is aware of the many different types of planning permission that exist and why you need to apply for planning permission. While not to be taken as a comprehensive guide, the below information should […]

How to convert your loft into a stunning home office.

In the advent of Covid-19, many of us have had to completely change the way we work. For those without a pre-existing home office, setting up in cramped spare bedrooms, around the kitchen or dining room table, often in rooms shared with partners or children home-schooling has been far from ideal! A permanent home working […]

Turning a house into flats – Key considerations.

Flat Conversions

If you’re a homeowner looking to make a profit from renting or selling your house, converting your property into flats could be a lucrative option. Splitting your property into two or more units can potentially increase rental income as well as the overall value. This is especially the case in large cities, where flats are […]

What have we been up to? December 2020 update.

Firstly, Seasons Greetings from all of the team here at EV Architects! We hope that you enjoy the festive period and we look forward to helping you with your architectural, design and planning requirements in 2021. Continuing on from last month’s update, here’s some more images of projects that we’ve completed or we are currently […]

A list of 30 questions to ask your architect before starting your next project.

Hackney Architects

Introduction. Whether you are renovating your existing home or embarking on a complete newbuild, your architect will play an integral role throughout the project. Architects are more than just a technical service-provider; they will be your advocate in the construction process and help bring your dreams into reality. Asking the right questions at your initial […]

10 reasons why you should hire an Interior Designer for your next project.

Your home is likely to be the largest investment you’ll ever make in your lifetime. Creating a beautiful space in which to live, work and grow is an investment not just in money, but also in time and energy. If you are currently looking to renovate your existing home, embark on a new-build or even […]