Loft Conversions Company manages every aspect of loft conversion from drawing architectural plans right through to completion of all finishing trades, leaving the completed Loft Conversion ready for decoration. As Colyers's leading Loft Conversion specialist, we have been transforming homes for over two decades building hundreds of fantastic living spaces to suit your lifestyle and needs. With us, you will get a cost-effective Loft Conversion that will add value to your property in Colyers.
Adding a room to your house in Colyers is considered a great experience if you work with the experts in loft conversion. Loft Conversions Company Colyers is the trusted name when it comes to loft conversion.
If you live in an area that is listed as a restricted building, a conservation area, a world heritage site, or an area of outstanding natural beauty, you will be required to get approval even though loft conversions are often considered permitted construction.
Structure - Your loft's walls, joists, and floor must all be sturdy in order for it to support the weight. The roof must be extended in line with structural safety regulations, such as when adding dormers.
Insulation - In order for your house to fulfill energy efficiency regulations, it must have at least 270mm of loft insulation. For loft conversions, rigid insulating boards that can be trimmed to size and installed between joists work well.
Electrical work - A certified electrician who can adhere to British Standards 7671 and Part P of the Building Regulations must execute all electrical work in your loft conversion. An Electrical Installation Certificate and Building Regulations Compliance should be provided.
Staircases: The top of the steps should have 2.3 meters of headroom. The majority of retractable stairs and loft ladders are prohibited, and steps must be strong and give a sufficient means of escape in the event of a fire. Windows must be glazed and adhere to thermal efficiency requirements. Hiring a window installation who can attest on their own that their work complies with building codes and produce a certificate for this is the best method to assure this; these installers must be members of FENSA or CERTASS.
Heating - Adding electric heaters to your loft conversion is a quick and easy substitute for adding a gas central heating system. You could even wish to install a new combi boiler in the loft if your current boiler is already experiencing excessive demand; in either case, you should employ a licensed Gas Safe accredited engineer or electrician to install your heating system securely.
Ventilation - To prevent mold and dampness, your loft conversion needs appropriate ventilation. In your loft conversion, you might also include trickle vents and fans in addition to windows. You'll need an extractor fan if your loft conversion includes a bathroom.
Loft Conversions Company is a reputable contractor with solid credentials to work with you in your Loft Conversion ion Colyers. We make sure that before we start building your loft conversion, we comply with the safety building protocol in the area. We ensure safety for you and for the people who work to get your loft done the way you wanted. Contact us now and we will surely be happy to work with you for the fulfillment of that loft conversion that you desire.
The average cost of a Loft Conversion in Colyers is between £40,000 to £90,000. (in 2022) The most common type of Loft Conversion is the dormer as it adds the most space and best light to your property. A loft conversion will not only give you extra space but also enhance your living space on your property. A loft conversion price depends on many factors such as type of the conversion, type of the roof you have, type of the lighting you want in the loft, the type of windows required, the size of the project, fixtures and fittings, nature of the exterior, client's personal requirements and the site's location. If you want to know the exact cost of your Loft Conversion in Colyers, you will need to book a site survey or send us your drawings and our loft specialist will review them and get back to you with a quotation.
If you would like to discuss the ways in which a Loft Conversion could enhance your Colyers home, call us on 0208 1020 675 or email to ask us any questions. For a free site survey and design consultation please fill out the form on the right and our team will get back to you as quickly as possible.