If you're considering a loft conversion in Alperton, there are a few things you should look for before you start the project. Good light is essential for any loft, and tall glass panels will provide natural light and beautiful views. It's also a great way to add extra space to your home. But before you start building, consider some tips for a beautiful and functional loft conversion. Here are some ideas to help you choose the perfect design:
The first thing to consider is the height of the ceiling. If you're doing a loft conversion in Alperton, you'll want to make sure you have enough headroom to move around comfortably. Having the ceiling too high means you'll have to crouch down or bang your head against the ceiling when you're sitting down. To solve this problem, you can consider a lower ceiling for the room, and use an elevated platform for your furniture.
Next, you'll need to figure out what kind of insulation to use in your Alperton House. For example, you can go for 'cold roof' insulation, which is a DIY-friendly option. This involves filling the space between the rafters with 7cm slab foam insulation. You'll also need to leave 5cm between the insulation and the roof felt to provide some ventilation. Then, you'll need to find a glazier to install your windows. Electrical sockets will be necessary for your loft conversion. You'll need to hire an electrician who's qualified and has a BS7671 certificate.
Bespoke loft conversions in Alperton
Loft Conversion London specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across London and the home counties. We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in Alperton which are fully tailored to the client’s personal requirements and preferences.
Alperton Loft Conversions
We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Alperton, which include, dormer, mansard, hip to gable, L-shaped and velux loft conversions. Our team of builders will transform your house, giving you more living space and thereby increasing the value of your property.
Our latest Loft Conversions in Alperton
Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in Alperton to get an idea of what our specialist Loft Conversion team can build for you.
Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Alperton
We try to keep the Loft Conversion process as simple as possible from conception to completion, always keeping you informed and involved in every step. Our process includes an initial survey and design followed by architectural drawings and structural calculations. Thereafter, we will quote based on the drawings. Once happy with our quote, our architects apply for planning permission and commence your building work and finally the completion of your new loft conversion. Our team is ready to discuss any aspect of the project in more detail at all times.
Whether your family is growing, renting out a room in your property, or simply want a new study or office, a loft conversion is an ideal solution to maximise space in your house. This is a cost-effective alternative to moving and will increase the value of your property when you decide to sell in the future. No matter the project size, we will build you a loft that reflects your style and meets your lifestyle’s needs.
Do you have a question about Loft Conversions? We're here to help. Contact our team at Loft Conversion London
The minimum height required for a Loft Conversion is 2.2m (from the floor to the highest point in your loft). If you do not have the required height, your ceilings can be lowered on your first floor.
This depends on the size and type of Loft, most loft conversions take around 10-12 weeks. We can give you a more accurate estimation when we see your property.
Loft Conversion cost is determined by the size and type of the project, the features you would like, etc. Our architect will help you achieve the best use of your space within your budget. Most Lofts cost between £25,000 and £60,000.
No - it's safe to carry on living in your house. Our team starts from the scaffolding before the stairs go in. We always try to limit the disruption during the construction process.
Loft Conversions usually fall under the permitted development category therefore planning permission is not normally required. There are some exceptions like conservation areas, flats, or listed buildings. Our in-house surveyors can advise further on planning permission. For more info read our Planning Permission blog.
A party wall agreement is also known as PWA is required if you own semi-detached or terraced property. In simple words, if you are working within or near your neighbor’s boundary then you will need a party wall agreement in place. Click here for more info.
Yes - it will add from 15% to 25% upwards depending on the size, design, and type of Loft. Read more about adding value here.
Yes, all Loft conversions require building regulation approval from the local authority. These regulations are important to ensure the safety measures are in place and they set a protocol of construction and design to follow.
Absolutely yes, we will work with you to achieve your dream new living space.