Home extensions are an excellent way of creating more space in one’s house. But when extending your home, one is usually faced with two choices; they either go up or out. Well, both these options have their perks and drawbacks. It’s therefore wise that you understand their pros and cons before choosing either option.
Here, homeowners add a story to their houses. One can add one more story or even two. Individuals can consider expanding an existing top floor by installing large dormers if their roof is pitched. Or someone can also add rooms above their porch or garage.
You won’t lose any outside space like yard. Or bump into zoning restrictions about setbacks.
In many cities, the allowable house height is limited, which can be an issue when building up. Again, if someone is adding a story, they’ll need to construct a stairwell which also …