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 Deptford'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 Deptford.
You must adhere to the pertinent building requirements listed on the Government website and request building control approval through the planning portal or ePlanning website whether or not you need to apply for planning permission for your loft conversion. You must get building rules permission from your local council directly in Northern Ireland. Building codes are crucial since they guarantee that any loft conversion is physically sound and stable, that the stairs have been placed appropriately, and that escaping from the building would be safe in the event of a fire.
The loft expansion planning application must be decided on as soon as feasible by your local planning authorities. For a routine planning application, local planning authorities shouldn't take more than eight weeks to decide, thirteen weeks for a particularly big or complex application, and sixteen weeks if an environmental impact assessment is required.
A dormer loft conversion is a vertical extension of your current roof pitch. In most circumstances, a dormer loft conversion does not require planning clearance. Because the building will normally not necessitate any drastic alterations to the exterior of your property, the work is usually classified as approved development. You must, however, ensure that the expansion is placed back at least 20cm from the original eaves. The height should also not surpass the original roof's height. Planning clearance will be necessary if this is not the case.
A hip-to-gable extension straightens your roof's slanted side to produce a vertical wall. Again, because no drastic alterations to the roof structure are required, this type of work is normally deemed approved development. However, if your work will exceed any of the loft conversion authorized development regulations, planning approval will be required.
A mansard loft conversion includes elevating one side of your roof's pitch until it is nearly vertical and the top is flat. A mansard loft conversion will almost always require planning clearance.
The average cost of a Loft Conversion in Deptford 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 Deptford, 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 Deptford 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.