Front House Extensions on Terraced Houses for Melbourne Homeowners

We’ve helped countless terraced house owners like you transform their cramped living quarters into spacious and stylish havens with this type of extension. We understand the unique challenges and opportunities that come with extending a terraced property, and we’re passionate about creating bespoke extensions that not only add valuable space but also enhance your home’s character and functionality.

A front extension on your terraced house

  • A sun-drenched living area: Picture yourself basking in the morning light in a spacious extension, seamlessly blending your indoor space with the outdoors. Imagine welcoming guests into a grander entrance, or creating a dedicated reading nook flooded with natural light.
  • Extra room for your family: Whether it’s a playroom for the kids, a dedicated home office for remote work, or a cosy guest bedroom, a front extension can provide the extra space you crave. Picture family movie nights in a comfortable TV room, or hosting dinner parties in a stylish extended dining area.
  • Increased value and curb appeal: A well-designed front extension can significantly boost your terraced house’s market value. Extensions Unlimited specialises in creating architecturally stunning additions that complement your home’s style, adding a touch of elegance and increasing its desirability.
But what about the logistics?

Planning and Permissions

Don’t worry about navigating complex planning regulations. Extensions Unlimited has a team of experienced professionals who will handle all the paperwork and liaise with relevant authorities. We’ll ensure your extension adheres to permitted development rights or guide you through the planning application process, making the journey smooth and stress-free.

Design and Build

Our talented architects and designers will work hand-in-hand with you to create a bespoke extension that perfectly reflects your vision and complements your home’s existing style. Whether you crave a contemporary glass box flooded with natural light, a cosy brick extension that seamlessly blends in, or a playful mix of materials and textures, we’ll bring your dream to life. We understand the importance of minimising disruption during the construction process. Our team will work efficiently and respectfully, ensuring minimal impact on your daily routine. We’ll keep you informed every step of the way, from the initial planning stages to the final finishing touches.

Investing in your Terraced Home

A front extension is not just an addition; it’s an investment in your future. It’s about creating a space that reflects your lifestyle and grows with your needs. It’s about adding value to your home and enhancing your quality of life.


The Extensions Unlimited Advantage

Extensions Unlimited is your trusted partner in transforming your terraced house into a spacious and stylish haven. Contact Extensions Unlimited today for a free consultation. We’ll discuss your needs, assess your property, and answer any questions you might have. Let us show you how a front extension can unlock the hidden potential of your home and create a space you’ll love for years to come.

Front House Extensions on Terraced Houses FAQs

Can I extend the front of my terraced house?

Absolutely! Front extensions on terraced houses are often possible under permitted development rules, especially if you want to add space without going beyond 3 metres. However, regulations can vary, so let Extensions Unlimited take the guesswork out. We’ll check your property and guide you through the extension process, making sure your dream extension aligns with planning requirements.

How much does a front extension cost for a terraced house?

Costs can vary based on size, materials, and complexity. But at Extensions Unlimited, we offer transparent pricing and free consultations. Share your vision with us, and we’ll create a personalised quote tailored to your budget and desired outcome. We also have flexible financing options to help you achieve your goals.

Will a front extension add to my home’s value?

Adding well-designed space, especially at the front, can significantly increase your terraced house’s value. At Extensions Unlimited, we specialise in creating beautiful and functional extensions that seamlessly integrate with your existing architecture, maximising your investment.

I’m not sure what design would work best for my terraced house.

No worries! Our team of expert architects and designers will work closely with you to understand your needs and preferences. We’ll create stunning visuals and detailed plans that transform your vision into a reality, perfectly complementing your home’s style and maximising its potential.

How long will it take to build my front extension?

Timeframes can vary depending on project scope, but we pride ourselves on efficient project management. We’ll provide you with a clear timeline upfront and keep you updated throughout the construction process, ensuring your extension is completed on schedule.


We would like to express our gratitude to you & your team for your recently completed Project of a second storey addition to our existing weatherboard home. From our first meeting with the Designer, we were confident in his enthusiasm for the business & his passion to design an extension...

Steve & Sophie – Ringwood Nth

It was a great experience and was handled with great care. It could have been a stressful time with a toddler, newborn, two dogs & a home extension. But it was really good & we really love our new space and home.

Ryan & Lisa – Viewbank

We purchased in an area we loved & that was a major factor in making the decision to extend...we loved the idea of being able to create something that suited our needs.

Alex & Sam – Knoxfield

Right from the first phone call we found the whole team at Extensions Unlimited to be very attentive and professional. The Design Consultant listened to our requests, and came up with a design that suited our needs and existing construction. Once the work commenced, we had fairly tight deadlines due...

Brenda – Glen Waverley

Our initial contact with the company was great. The Design Consultant met us for our first appointment and listened to our ideas and came up with a design which was exactly what we were looking for. The process was very easy and construction started after only a few months of...

Michael & Natalie – Nunawading

Very happy with our upstairs extension. The company stood out from the very beginning in terms of customer service as well as promptness and clarity of communication.Our project was finished on time and within budget. Have to especially acknowledge our Project Manager and our Designer. Our Designer was very patient...

Harish – Essendon

We opted for Extensions Unlimited purely based on our experience with our Designer. We were impressed by his professionalism & conscientiousness in finding the best design for our needs. Moreover, we felt he was someone we could trust. In fact, all Extensions Unlimited staff members were professional & friendly, so...

Stephen & Kim – Glen Waverley

Excellent Project Management! Communication was always clear, precise, timely & trustworthy. The whole extension / renovation process was well handled and we enjoyed the journey.

Huei & Chin-Wei – Mount Waverley


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