Can a Trussed Roof be Converted?

Converting a trussed roof can be labour intensive — but it’s not impossible. This month’s article will help you find out if your house has a trussed roof and whether it is suitable for the loft conversion you’ve set your heart on. What is a trussed roof? A trussed roof is a common roof type […]

Garage Conversion Ideas to Extend Your Home

Does your garage sit unused or underutilised? Many people will treat their garage as a dumping ground or simply ignore it, but it’s important square-footage on your property which should be used to its full potential. A garage conversion is always an option for you if you don’t actually use it to store your car […]

How to Maximise Natural Light in Loft Conversions

With the loft being located at the top of the house, and as they vary considerably in size depending on the property you own, it can be difficult to install conventional windows. This is often a concern for those looking into the possibility of a loft conversion, but don’t let this simple aspect put you […]

How to Choose a Staircase to Fit Your Budget

Choosing a staircase, particularly when on a budget, requires some meticulous thought and extensive planning in order to ensure all building work goes smoothly. With the help of a specialist design team, you’ll be able to have your dream staircase constructed at a price which won’t break the bank. However, there are some steps which […]

Should You Invest In A Loft Conversion?

A loft conversion is a perfect way of adding value and extra space to your home. Whether you’d like to add an extra bedroom, a bathroom or a general living space, a loft conversion is a cost-effective way of enhancing and expanding your home, all without the need for a house extension. In this article, […]

Loft Windows Guide: Velux Vs Dormer Windows

If you’ve already set your heart on a loft conversion and chosen what you’ll use the space for, it’s time to start thinking about some of the practical decisions you have to make. One of the biggest things to consider is what type of window will best suit a loft conversion. Typically, people go for […]

What is the Best Way to Insulate a Loft Conversion?

Loft conversions are brilliant for expanding living space in your home, and a way to ensure that your new loft conversion is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible is to have it adequately insulated. Not only will this make for a more cosy room, but it will also help to save you money on your […]

Inspirational Bathroom Design Ideas For Your Loft

Designing a loft bathroom can prove to be quite a challenging task. With limited room and low, sloping ceilings, it can be difficult to fit everything you’ll need into a loft bathroom. However, if it’s something you’re considering but you’re still struggling for design ideas, then Kingsmead Conversions will be able to help. In this […]

Does A Loft Conversion Need a Party Wall Agreement?

If you’re considering a loft conversion, you might be wondering if your loft conversion will need a party wall agreement. Whether you’re new to building development or have gone through the process before, it’s worth taking the time to familiarise yourself with this piece of legal information in order to avoid disappointment further down the […]

Home Insurance Guide For Your Loft Conversion

Converting your loft, despite being considerably time-consuming, is also incredibly exciting. It will refresh your home in a way which will exceed all expectations, and although it can be difficult to put all elation and subsequent anticipation aside, it must be done in order to update your home insurance accordingly. Failure to do so could […]