Side House Extensions Melbourne Homeowners will love

A side extension is a transformative addition that offers a wealth of benefits, seamlessly expanding your living area and unlocking endless possibilities for your home’s future. Whether you have a detached, semi-detached, or even a terraced house (with careful planning!), this versatile extension can breathe new life into your living environment.

The Benefits of a Side Extension

The reasons for this type of extension are plentiful! Here are just a few:

  • Double the Space: Forget cramped quarters and hello to spacious living! With additional space, you can finally create the dedicated areas you’ve always dreamed of. Imagine a luxurious master suite with a walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom extension, a cosy home cinema for family movie nights, or a bright and airy playroom for your little ones. The possibilities are truly endless.
  • Boost Your Property Value: Side extensions are a savvy investment, adding significant value to your home. The increased living space and functionality make your property more attractive to potential buyers, should you ever decide to sell.
  • Enhanced Natural Light: By adding windows, you’ll flood your home with natural light, creating a brighter and more welcoming atmosphere. Say goodbye to gloomy corners and hello to a sun-drenched haven.
  • Improved Flow and Convenience: A well-designed single or two storey side extension seamlessly integrates with your existing layout, enhancing flow and convenience. Imagine easy access to your new upstairs space through a beautiful staircase, or a ground floor extension that opens up your kitchen into a spacious family room – the possibilities for seamless connection are endless.


The Extensions Unlimited Advantage

Don’t let your dream side extension remain a dream! Contact Extensions Unlimited today for a free consultation. We’ll answer your questions, discuss your vision, and provide a personalised quote tailored to your needs and budget. Our team of experts is here to guide you every step of the way, from initial planning to the final finishing touches.

Remember, a side extension is more than just an addition; it’s an investment in your future. It’s a chance to transform your home into a space that perfectly reflects your lifestyle and accommodates your dreams. So, take the leap, unlock your home’s potential, and let Extensions Unlimited help you create the living space you and your family deserve.

Planning and Design

We offer comprehensive consultations to assess your property’s suitability, understand your needs, and guide you through the planning and design process. Remember, permitted development rights often apply to such extensions, potentially eliminating the need for formal planning permission. We’ll navigate these regulations for you, ensuring a smooth and stress-free extension.

Building and Construction

Once the plans are in place, our team of expert builders takes over. We use only the highest quality materials and employ skilled craftsmen to ensure a flawless and durable extension. We prioritise minimising disruption and keeping you informed at every step, so you can relax and watch your dream space come to life.

Finishing Touches

The final flourish comes with the finishing touches. From flooring and tiling to lighting and fixtures, we work with you to create a space that reflects your unique style and personality. Whether you prefer sleek contemporary or warm traditional, we’ll help you craft the perfect interior that complements your existing home seamlessly.

Side House Extensions FAQs

Can I build a side extension on my house?

The possibility depends on your property and local planning regulations. At Extensions Unlimited, we offer free property consultations to assess feasibility and advice on permitted development rights. Let’s chat to see if your dream extension is within reach!

Do I need planning permission for a side extension?

Not always! Our experts understand the latest planning rules and can help you determine if your project falls under permitted development. If not, we’ll guide you through the application process to secure approval.

How much does a side extension cost?

Costs vary depending on size, materials, and complexity. However, at Extensions Unlimited, we offer transparent pricing and tailored payment plans to suit your budget. Get a free quote and explore our financing options to see how affordable your dream space can be.

What are the benefits of a side extension?

Adding extra living space is just the beginning! You’ll boost your property value, enjoy increased natural light, and gain the flexibility to create the perfect rooms for your family’s needs. Imagine a luxurious master bedroom, a spacious family room, or a dedicated home office – the possibilities are endless!

I’m worried about construction disruption. How long will it take?

The timeline depends on the size and complexity of your project, but at Extensions Unlimited, we prioritise efficient construction methods to minimise disruption. We offer efficient build timelines and keep you informed at every step. Relax and enjoy the anticipation as your dream space takes shape!

Do you offer design and build services for side extensions?

Yes! We handle everything from initial design and planning to expert construction and finishing touches. This one-stop-shop approach simplifies the extension process and ensures seamless coordination, guaranteeing a stress-free experience for you.


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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