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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 Give your House an Exterior Makeover

We all take great pride in ensuring the inside of our home is pristine, stylish and homely, and yet many of us fail to make any significant changes to the outside. Here at Kingsmead Conversions, we believe the exterior of your home should look just as great as the interior, and so we’ve created this […]

How to Prepare Before a Loft Conversion

  So, you’ve decided to go ahead and get a loft conversion – great! Say goodbye to the dust-collecting, cobweb-housing roof space that hasn’t dared been entered since 2004, and say hello to your brand new guest bedroom, or office, or retro 90s gaming lounge. If you’ve chosen a reputable company for your loft conversion, […]