Fascia & Soffit Replacement: Planning

November 16, 2015 11:47 am Published by

What is the planning regime for England in terms of fascia and soffit replacement? This is a quick review of the planning permission and building regulation rules on replacement and maintenance work. Overview of Fascia and Soffits A soffit is the finished board beneath the eaves of your roof, extending horizontally from the upper exterior wall of the house to the edge of the roof’s overhang. A fascia is a board vertically positioned just below the edge of the roof, which caps and protects the ends of the roof rafters and joists while helping to support the guttering system. A soffit connects to the fascia at a ninety degree angle. Fascia and Soffit Replacement: Planning Permission In the UK, replacement... View Article