Bespoke loft conversions in Harwich
We specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across Harwich and around . We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in Harwich which are fully tailored to the client's personal requirements and preferences. Our Loft Conversions in Harwich allow families to add habitable space to their homes without the need to move home.
Harwich Loft Conversions
We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Harwich, 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.
Our latest Loft Conversions in Harwich
Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in Harwich to get an idea of what our specialist Loft Conversion team can build for you.
Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Harwich
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.
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.
We are so excited you're interested in our Harwich loft conversion services! We know that when it comes to the design of your new space, you want something that's going to feel comfortable and cohesive. That's why we work with you from start to finish, helping you choose everything from the paint colours and flooring to the lighting and accessories. There are so many options for loft conversions, and one of the best ways to decide is by taking a look at what's already out there. Let's say you're considering doing a loft conversion in your home. You've got an idea of what kind of space you'd like to create, but now it's time to get into the nitty-gritty: colour schemes and themes. Here are some ideas for where to start looking:
1) Take a walk around your neighbourhood and find some lofts that have been converted recently. How do they look? Are they clean and modern? Do they have any extra features like built-in bookshelves or an outdoor deck?
2) Browse through magazines—not just home improvement ones! Look at interior design magazines for inspiration on how people have decorated their lofts.
3) Check out Pinterest. It can be overwhelming at first, but try searching for "loft decorating ideas" or "loft renovation ideas" and see what pops up!
When you're converting a Harwich loft, where would you like to place the windows? The best places to put your windows are: -High up on the wall so that they don't block out light from other rooms. -At least 6 feet away from any fireplaces or water heaters. -In an area of the room where there's good airflow (so not right next to a radiator).
Roof light/Velux conversions are the most common type of loft conversion. They involve creating a large window in the roof space that can be opened and is often glazed with double-glazing to ensure energy efficiency. This type of conversion also includes adding a staircase to the loft and installing a new floor in the attic space. The attic floor is usually constructed from concrete or timber boards, but it can also be finished using wooden floorboards or tiles. Dormer conversions are another popular option for converting your Harwich loft into a living space. They involve building an extension on top of the existing roof line that extends beyond the existing wall line at one end while remaining flush with the rest at the other end. This creates a triangular or rectangular plan shape which means you get more room for storage than with other types of loft conversion as well as more headroom upstairs than would otherwise be possible. Hip-to-gable conversions require removing part of your existing roof structure before rebuilding it as an extension onto your house instead.
Structural strengthening means adding extra supports to the Harwich building's structure to make sure it can support the extra weight that will be added when converting a loft into a living space. It is also important because if this is not done correctly then the building could collapse during or after the conversion process.
. If you're thinking about converting your Harwich loft, or have already begun the process, here are some reasons why this could increase the value of your home: -You'll gain extra space. Loft conversions often result in an increase in living space, which can be attractive to prospective buyers who want more space for themselves or their families. -You'll get a new kitchen. Kitchen renovations are one of the most popular ways to update a kitchen and improve its value. With a loft conversion, you get both a larger space and brand-new appliances without having to pay for them separately! -You'll gain an impressive bathroom. When you convert your loft into an en suite bedroom, you can put that extra space to good use by adding an impressive bathroom with tons of storage and counter space—something that will make prospective buyers sit up and take notice!
Do you have a question about Loft Conversions? We're here to help. Contact our team at Loft Conversion London
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Yes - it will add from 15% to 25% upwards depending on the size, design, and type of Loft. Read more about adding value here.
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.
Absolutely yes, we will work with you to achieve your dream new living space.