How Long Does a Loft Conversion Take?

In the depths of December, many people will already be planning their home renovation projects for next year. 2020 has seen more people choosing to invest in their home since travel restrictions have been so tight, and a popular way of making more space is through a loft conversion. But the one question a lot […]

All You Need To Know About Low Headroom Loft Conversions

A loft conversion is, for many people, the ideal way to add space and value to their property. Headroom, however, is often one of the critical things which can put people off the idea. In order to have a loft conversion with low headroom, you need a minimum of 2.2 metres at the highest point […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]