Home Addition Types and Descriptions

Home Additions are the ideal way to add extra space to your home without needing to sell your home and buy a bigger one. There are many types of home additions and these are listed below with a description of each type: 

Home Addition Types and Descriptions

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Two Story Extensions – 2 story extensions are made to expand a home that has enough height but could use a little additional length or width. A two-story extension could be constructed on any side of the house, and the rooms within a two-story extension are based on the size of the expansion in addition to the client's desires.

Second Story Extensions – second story extensions are for houses with one level that wants to add another story to their dwelling.

The whole roof is removed from your house and the second story extension is added on, followed by the roof installation in addition to the repair of HVAC, air, electric, and anything else that needed to be removed to set the extension in place. The rooms for another story extension vary by home and by client desire.

In-law Additions – In-law home additions are made onto any side of your house and are usually constructed to include a kitchenette, living area, master bedroom, closets, and a bath.

These additions aren't only 1 room being added into your home – they typically are intended for people who would like to up to double the size of the present home to accommodate another person(s).

Kitchen Extension Addition – Is your Kitchen too small? kitchen additions may add around 200 extra square feet to your kitchen, or any outside wall of your existing house to be a room addition.

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