Loft Conversion Ideas for Small Lofts

A loft conversion could provide you with the extra space you need in your home. Furthermore, this additional space can increase the value of a property by as much as 20 percent. Once your loft has been assessed suitable for conversion, it’s time to think of the best use for it. Here are all the practical ways you can use your loft space. Storage Space Many homeowners use their lofts to solve their storage problems. Converting your small loft into a storage space can prove to be a lot more inexpensive than going with other, more ambitious, projects. However, do ...

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How Much Can I Extend My House Without Planning?

do i need planning permission for an extension? The answer is no. You do not need planning permission for all extensions depending on the size, without planning permission you can build up to six metres or eight if your house is detached. However there are other rules we have laid out below: No more than half of the land around the house can be covered by other buildings No extension can be forward elevation or side elevation in front of an highway No extension can be higher than the highest part of your roof Single storey extensions cannot extend beyond the ...

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How To Convert A Loft

Wondering about how to convert loft? If you are planning to convert your loft, finding out how it affects your home design and what the entire project involves is the first step. Converting a loft is a great way to use existing space before you think of adding more. Our How to convert loft guide is a step-by-step process that extends your living space. There are a lot of considerations involved when it comes to how to convert a loft, from planning a new staircase, assessing your existing roof structure and how you will ventilate, light and heat the space. When it ...

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5 Ways to Cut Cost on a Loft Conversion

Loft conversions can cost more than £50,000, and to many, it is too high a price to pay. Luckily, there are ways to beat down the expenses. The burning question is: is it possible to convert your loft while spending less and not compromising what it should look like? Whether you need a big workspace or a comfortable bedroom, adequate budgeting and planning can save you loads of cash. In this blog post, we will examine the five efficient ways of cutting down the cost on your loft conversion. Ways to Cut Cost on your Loft Conversion 1. Consider how much ...

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