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 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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]