The LOFT CONVERSION PROCESS IN HANWORTH

The first step of the loft conversion process in Hanworth is clearing the space in your loft. This means moving all of your belongings to a room downstairs. The next step is to organize electrical wiring and assess its safety. In the case of a large space, you will need the help of a structural engineer who will see that the building codes are followed. During this final stage, you will want to add the final finishing touches such as a bathroom and a kitchen.

A professional will draw up plans for your loft conversion in Hanworth and explain all the costs involved. During the second week, you can install windows to complete the process. You can even take on some of the painting and plastering tasks yourself. In the third week, you'll have to deal with the rest of the plumbing and electrics. You can also decide to add bathroom fittings and lighting.

The next step in the loft conversion process in Hanworth is securing planning permission. Each of the Hanworth boroughs has its own rules and regulations regarding loft conversions. It's important to remember that the planning process is not uniform across all the different areas of the city. However, with the right company and the right design, you can get your loft conversion completed in as little as two to four weeks.

There are different types of Hanworth lofts. A gambrel loft conversion is the most popular among them. It is named after the Latin word "gamba", which means horse legs. It was originally used for barns and domestic roofs but is now popular in Hanworth due to its classic and elegant look. Like the Mansard conversion, a gambrel loft has two slopes - one at the front, one on the back. It is very similar to the dormer style, which has a steep angle. A gambrel loft conversion can be considered only after seeking planning permission for the property.

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Hanworth Loft Conversions

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

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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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 Hanworth 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 Hanworth 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 Hanworth?

    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 Hanworth 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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