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, […]

Tips & Ideas for Creating a Fun Attic Playroom

A long time ago in a far, faraway kingdom there was a boy named Jack who climbed a beanstalk… that lead all the way up to his attic hideaway. Create a dream bedroom or playroom for your child that’ll make their imaginations run wild. Decorate your loft conversion and make it completely captivating with a […]

A Guide To Dormer Conversions

  You’re thinking about having a conversion but you’re not sure about the terminology for some of these conversion types and a common one for this is the dormer conversion. This month, Kingsmead Conversions are here to help iron out all you need to know about dormer conversions including what one is, whether you require […]

DIY Loft Conversions – Is It a good option?

  A loft conversion is a great opportunity to increase the space and value of your home. An extra room in the house can help to alleviate the stress of an enclosed space and revolutionise the way you use your home and each room in it – with the potential for another bedroom, office, gym […]

Top ideas for things you can do to your home without planning permission

If you want to make a major change to your home, you’ll most likely need planning permission to do so, however there are many alternatives to what can be a lengthy and stressful process. Of course, there are many rules around any changes to your property, so it’s worth getting in touch with a conversion […]

Why truss rafters shouldn’t put you off a loft conversion

Having a loft conversion is an ideal way to maximise your home, not to mention it spurs you on to get rid of old, unused stuff that’s been sat up there for years. If that’s not encouragement enough, you might be surprised to know that a conversion can also add up to 20% more value […]

Reducing the cost of a loft conversion

If you’ve been looking to move home because you need the space, but have realised that it’s not really a great time to relocate, or you haven’t got all the money you need, a loft conversion could be the solution. Loft conversions are ideal for those that need the extra room and it’s a great […]

How to plan for a loft conversion

When you transform your loft into a habitable room you could be adding more value to your home, not to mention allowing more space for you and your family. A loft conversion can be turned into a number of things – bedroom, gym, office, relaxation room – but before labelling the room, it’s important to […]

Is my loft convertible?

A loft conversion is something most of us dream about doing because it allows us to use the space we already have, without the expense and long wait for planning permission. A loft conversion is quick, affordable and reduces the need to move home. Not only does it add considerable value to a house but […]