How much value can a Loft Conversion in Friern Barnet add in 2024?

A loft conversion in Friern Barnet is a fantastic opportunity to boost the value of your home without the need to relocate. Did you know that converting your loft in Friern Barnet can add as much as 25% in value to the property, which ensures a profitable investment in the long run. In some suburbs of Friern Barnet, 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 Friern Barnet

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


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Friern Barnet Loft Conversions

We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Friern Barnet, 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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Our latest Loft Conversions in Friern Barnet

Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in Friern Barnet to get an idea of what our specialist Loft Conversion team can build for you.

Loft Conversion Process

Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Friern Barnet

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.


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.


What can we do for your Property in Friern Barnet?

If you would like to discuss the ways in which a Loft Conversion could enhance your Friern Barnet home, call us on 020 3951 8426 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.

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What is the Cheapest loft conversion in Friern barnet?

If you want to extend your home to make more space for your family, you can consider converting your loft into an additional bedroom. A large bedroom with an ensuite bathroom can increase the value of your house by as much as 20%. Your house will also benefit from a stylish new extension if it has been professionally designed by an architect. Architecture for Friern barnet has a gallery of loft conversion from recent projects and can offer you a quote. Most homeowners can convert their loft without obtaining planning permission. There are exceptions to this, such as listed buildings or properties in designated areas.

Costs vary based on the type of loft conversion in friern barnet you choose. An architect can be more expensive than a design and build company, so it is best to shop around. A design and build company will quote based on the design you require. These prices will include the cost of planning, including any relevant fees. Party wall agreements are required if the conversion requires building work on the boundary.

While it is possible to save up to £10,000 if you take on a few jobs yourself, this process can prove to be a lot more costly than you think. Not only will you have to deal with a number of tradesmen, you will also need to hire a lead contractor. A lead contractor will manage the entire project and will coordinate deliveries and tradesmen on your behalf. Taking on as many jobs as possible will save you hundreds of pounds.

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 Friern Barnet 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 Friern Barnet 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 Friern Barnet?

    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 Friern Barnet 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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How will a custom Loft Conversion make a difference to your Friern Barnet home

Save Money on Moving Home

Save Money on Moving Home

Increase Value of Home

Increase Value of Home

Add Something New to your House

Add Something New to your House

Increase your House Living Space

Increase your House Living Space

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