A GUIDE TO LOFT Conversions in Harlington

If you live in Harlington and are considering having a loft conversion, this guide will give you the details you need. Here, you'll learn about the different types of conversions and how to choose the best one for your needs. From the planning to the costs, a loft conversion is an excellent way to increase the space in your home. To learn more, read on to discover the advantages of having your own loft.

Before beginning any loft conversion, you'll need to make sure your property is safe. You'll need to consider a few different factors, including how many stairs the conversion will have and how many windows and doors will need to be replaced. Depending on the extent of your loft conversion, you may also need fire protection in the walls and floors of your new home. Sprinkler systems can also help in the case of a fire, which is why a fire escape plan is so important.

First, you'll want to consider how much you're willing to spend. Loft conversions vary in price, depending on the design, size, and scope of the project. There are many variables involved, and no two conversions are exactly the same. Some things that one company includes in their quote may be considered "extras" by another. This can cause a major dent in your budget.

If you're in Harlington, you'll need to know the planning regulations for loft conversions. You don't usually need planning permission, but it is essential to make sure that the project is compliant with any rules.

Custom Design Loft

Bespoke loft conversions in Harlington

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


Types Of Lofts

Harlington Loft Conversions

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

Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in Harlington 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 Harlington

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 Harlington?

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

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 Harlington 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 Harlington 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 Harlington?

    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 Harlington 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.

Types of loft conversions


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How will a custom Loft Conversion make a difference to your Harlington 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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