How much value can a Loft Conversion in Covent Garden add in 2024?

A loft conversion in Covent Garden is a fantastic opportunity to boost the value of your home without the need to relocate. Did you know that converting your loft in Covent Garden can add as much as 25% in value to the property, which ensures a profitable investment in the long run. In some suburbs of Covent Garden, where space is limited, loft conversions have become the preferred choice for families seeking to enhance their homes. Not only is it a more cost-effective alternative to moving, but it also provides the added benefit of expanding your living space.

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Bespoke loft conversions in Covent Garden

We specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across Covent Garden and around Central London. We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in Covent Garden which are fully tailored to the client's personal requirements and preferences. Our Loft Conversions in Covent Garden allow families to add habitable space to their homes without the need to move home.

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Covent Garden Loft Conversions

We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Covent Garden, 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.

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Loft Conversion Process

Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Covent Garden

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.

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Creating More Space For You

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.

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What can we do for your Property in Covent Garden?

If you would like to discuss the ways in which a Loft Conversion could enhance your Covent Garden home, call us on 020 3951 8426 or email info@loftconversionlondon.com 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.

Is My Property a Non Habitable Loft Conversion in Covent-Garden?

Is my property a non-habitable loft conversion in Covent-Garden? If yes, how can I make it habitable? If your property has a loft, you have several options to improve the space. You can lower the ceiling to create more space. However, you have to make sure that the height of the ceiling remains above 2.4m. You can also install a shower room. You should check the building regulations to see if the conversion will be approved.

You can get a certificate of non-habitability if your house meets certain criteria in Covent-Garden. For example, the loft needs to have headroom of 2.2m or more, and the mid-point of the loft should be 2.4m or higher. This is an important aspect of building code, but there is no minimum height requirement for rooms. A good way around this issue is to lower the ceiling of the room below the loft and create a new floor in the room above.

Before you start the process of loft conversion in Covent-Garden, you need to decide what you will do with the space. A non-habitable loft is a non-useful space. You could make use of it for storage, office space, or another purpose. It can increase the value of your property by up to 25%. Remember that if the loft isn't habitable, it's probably a good idea to sell it.

Once the loft is ready, the final stages will involve adding plumbing and electrical sockets. The cost per square meter of your conversion will vary depending on the type of loft you have, the amount of roof alterations, and the type of finishing. Plasterers are likely to be the most expensive part of the project, with their daily rates ranging from £250 to £500. In addition to plastering, builders are usually the most expensive part of a Covent-Garden loft conversion.

FAQ's about Loft Conversion answered

Do you have a question about Loft Conversions? We're here to help. Contact our team at Loft Conversion London

  • How can I find out if my Loft in Covent Garden can be Converted?

    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.

  • How long does a Loft Conversion take to Complete?

    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.

  • How much does a Loft Conversion in Covent Garden Cost?

    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.

  • Will I need to move out during the Loft Conversion?

    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.

  • Do I need planning permission for a loft conversion in Covent Garden?

    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.

  • What is a party wall agreement and will I need one for a loft conversion?

    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.

  • Does a loft conversion add value to my Covent Garden home?

    Yes - it will add from 15% to 25% upwards depending on the size, design, and type of Loft. Read more about adding value here.

  • Will my Loft Conversion be subject to Building regulations?

    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.

  • Can I use my own plans?

    Absolutely yes, we will work with you to achieve your dream new living space.

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Save Money on Moving Home

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Add Something New to your House

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