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 […]

The Best Houseplants For Your New Conversion

Indoor plants are one of the easiest ways to brighten up a room and becoming an increasingly popular form of decoration. Indoor plants come with a range of health benefits, giving them extra appeal and reason to place a few around your home. The best indoor plants are very low maintenance and need minimal light […]

Design Ideas for your Bedroom Conversion

Recently had a loft conversion and unsure of how to design it? A well-designed and skillfully thought out loft conversion can create the most stylish bedroom conversion and increase the value of your home. In this article, we will take a look at examples of what you could do to maximise the space in your […]

What Type Of House Extensions Are There?

So you’ve decided you want to get an extension on your home? Moving house is becoming an increasingly expensive event, causing many homeowners choosing to extend their home instead of moving to a bigger home. The first thing you need to decide is what type of extension you want. It’s worth taking a thorough look […]

How to Add Value to Your House in 2019

If you are planning on selling your home, or want to invest value into your home for the future, there are many ways you can improve your home to reach its full potential in the housing market. Whilst decor styles differ from person to person, a neutral, minimalistic approach to the decor within your home […]

Top Tips for Decorating Loft Conversions

When it comes to decorating a loft conversion, one thing needs to be kept in mind: space. Although lofts come in all shapes and sizes, the majority will have space in limited supply. Decorating a loft in a way that utilises the amount of available space will provide the best results. Here at Kingsmead Conversions […]

4 Tips for Designing a Loft En-Suite

  One major concern many people ponder before pursuing a loft conversion is “will there be enough space to create the room I want?” This worry is often doubled for those who wish to turn their loft into not one — but two new rooms! It’s common for people to want an en-suite alongside a […]

Fire Safety Guide for Loft Conversions

  Fire safety may not be the first thing you consider when planning a loft conversion, but since 2007 strict regulations have been enforced to ensure all loft conversions are built and maintained to the highest standards of safety. Much of these regulations concern the construction of the loft conversion, and as such won’t be […]

Steel or Timber Beams – Which is Best for Your Loft Conversion?

  When planning a loft conversion, the first ideas to pop into your head may be the colour scheme — or the carpeting — or whether that retro arcade machine that’s been sitting in the garage for the last forty years will fit snugly in the corner. These are all big decisions, yes; however, one […]

How to Light a Loft Conversion

When your loft conversion is finished, or if you’re particularly prepared – before it’s even started – you need to consider how you’re going to add light to your new room. Loft conversions come in all shapes and sizes, and, as a result, some light fixtures will work for some interiors and not others. Luckily, […]