the Christopher Huntpractice
architectural and building design for residential development


 CIAT - Architectural home extension plans Marlow

Site Menu                   Christopher Hunt Marlow









Construction related links

These are links I often use myself on a daily basis - anything useful I come across gets added to the list - hopefully you will find them useful also. The government likes to move links around and so if you find any broken links please email me.






  • Site Waste Management Plans Regulation 2008 - from April 6th 2008 for construction projects over £300k - revoked 2013


  • CDM Regulations 2015 - Link to HSE site on Construction (Design and Management) Health & Safety Regulations


  • CDM Regulations 2015 - CITB site with good publications(note that this site uses an Adobe Flash plug-in)




  • Fire Safety - the new Fire Portal following the demise of Fire Certificates on 1st October 2006










  • PPS5 (March 2010) - planning for historic environment - free PDF download (superseded, for reference)




  • Images of England - Historic England (formerly part of English Heritage) searchable database of images of Listed Buildings in England with the actual listing included (not exhaustive)





  • Customs website page for downloading guide on reduced rate and exemption from VAT on residential construction project




Under review it says on the above document [August 2015]

Permitted development rights changed on 1st October 2008 from volume based calculations to something 'simpler'









  • Energy Saving Trust - non-profit organisation website with useful links and information on energy saving


  • Carbon Trust - set up by UK government - site with useful links regarding reducing carbon emissions


  • Greenbook live - Building Research Establishment green specification guide online


  • Greenspec - green specification guidance site



  • energy4all - non-profit organisation expert in community-owned renewable energy schemes


  • Biomass Energy website - government information site giving information on all aspects of biomass energy installations


  • SPAB- Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings excellent resources and courses


  • STBA - sustainable traditional buildings alliance - excellent reference and information


  • UBT - usable buildings trust - (the most amusing serious information site around :-)



  • BIM Demystified - book by Steve Race - one of the few people who knows what they are talking about on this subject


  • Revit Forum - the best self-help site in the World for users of Autodesk Revit 3D CAD modelling software





Quick Enquiry Form


Client Area:-

  Visit our Social Network Pages

 Visit Christopher Hunt Google plus page visit christopher hunt pinterest page visit christopher hunt facebook page 

houzz page for The Christopher Hunt Practice 

google reviews for christopher hunt practice

Work Areas                 

Architectural and Building Design Services - for planning permission and building regulations within Marlow, High Wycombe, Maidenhead, Bucks, Berks and Oxon areas.

Residential development for household extensions, conversions and new dwellings.

Measured surveys and roof inspection reports. Drawing plans on cad and specifications for planning permission, planning consent, planning approval, local authority approvals, building surveys and party wall act.

Chartered Architectural Technologists belong to CIAT (the Chartered institute of Architectural Technologists).

Key search phrases include - building designers, extend your home, extension guide, permitted development, planning advice, planning guide, planning gain.

Article of the month:- Home building design ideas....

House extension designer marlow high wycombe maidenhead 

Remodeling and Home Design