Building Inspectors: What Do They Do?

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Whether you are undertaking a new build, an extension or making structural alterations to your home, you’ll need Building Regulations approval from your local building inspector.

There is sometimes confusion about the difference between planning and Building Regulations approval:

Peter Eade

Builder Peter Eade has spent a lifetime running his own building business, specialising in project management and design