How much value can a Loft Conversion in Goodmayes add in 2024?

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

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


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Goodmayes Loft Conversions

We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Goodmayes, 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 Goodmayes

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 Goodmayes?

If you would like to discuss the ways in which a Loft Conversion could enhance your Goodmayes 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.

What Are the Requirements For a Loft Conversion in Goodmayes?

The requirements for a loft conversion in Goodmayes vary from local authority to local authority. Some areas require planning permission while others do not. For most Goodmayes properties, a loft conversion can be carried out without any permission, although there are exceptions. In some cases, you will need to obtain a building permit from the council. Here is a step-by-step guide to the process.

The first stage in the loft conversion process in Goodmayes is to ensure that the space is free from obstructions and will be habitable. Once a building designer has drawn up the plans, the project will go ahead. After that, you will need to submit an application form along with a fee. Once the building regulations are clear, you will be able to start work on the loft. During the process, you'll need to fill in some forms, which will ensure your project goes as smoothly as possible.

When planning a loft conversion in Goodmayes, you'll want to find out exactly what you'll need. You'll need to determine the location of the ceiling, whether it's a flat or a two-storey house. The structural engineer will also need to consider the separation distance between the joists. You'll need new joists to span the gap between load-bearing walls and ceiling plaster. The new rafters will be raised slightly above the ceiling plaster, but the space will still be functional. If the building is in a zone where rolled steel joists are required, you'll need to check the building regulations for the area.

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 Goodmayes 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 Goodmayes 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 Goodmayes?

    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 Goodmayes 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 Goodmayes 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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