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 West Wickham'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 West Wickham.
Another consideration is whether a loft conversion or an extension would be the greatest fit for your home, as well as how the extra space will be used. Loft conversions may not work for all types of homes since some are designed without loft space (such as residences with vaulted ceilings) and others may not have enough headroom because a loft conversion requires a minimum of 2.8m of unobstructed vertical space. Extensions, on the other hand, are appropriate for most types of buildings, particularly terraced or semi-detached properties when adding a side return extension, which may enlarge your home's footprint and offer important room. Consider what gives the greatest room, what sort of space you want in your home, and whether your property will accommodate your plans.
Loft conversion with a dormer loft is a box-shaped structure built to a pitched roof, commonly at the back of a building. The typical dormer has walls that are 90 degrees to the floor. This form provides increased head height and the total floor surface. In general, no planning clearance is required for this sort of activity.
Converting a hip-to-gable loft A hip-to-gable (or raised gable) conversion modifies the form of your current roof structure to create additional room. Hip-to-gable conversions are commonly utilized on semi-detached buildings with three sloping sides on the roof. When converting, the slope side is lifted, and the sloping roof is replaced with a vertical wall that extends all the way to the crest. Some individuals do a double hip-to-gable, which lifts two sides of the sloping roof. Who doesn't appreciate symmetry? Loft conversion in a bungalow Bungalows are small, self-contained dwellings or cottages. As a result, they are ideal for loft conversions, providing more space for bedrooms and living areas. Because the size of the loft is more important in the region for bungalow conversions, they are a little more expensive.
Loft conversion with Velux windows Velux conversions does not need any changes to the roof structure. Home renovation professionals easily install Velux windows into the rafters and finish off your internal roof area.
The average cost of a Loft Conversion in West Wickham 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 West Wickham, 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 West Wickham 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.