Bespoke loft conversions in Maida Vale
We specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across Maida Vale and around Central London. We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in Maida Vale which are fully tailored to the client's personal requirements and preferences. Our Loft Conversions in Maida Vale allow families to add habitable space to their homes without the need to move home.
Maida Vale Loft Conversions
We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Maida Vale, 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 Maida Vale
Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in Maida Vale to get an idea of what our specialist Loft Conversion team can build for you.
Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Maida Vale
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.
In Maida Vale, you may be able to convert your loft without obtaining planning permission, but it is important to check the guidelines. You must not exceed the permitted development allowance for the loft and the conversion must not affect the structure of the original house. You can also build a roof terrace if you wish, but you will need to seek permission from the local council in Maida Vale. You should also have a permit if you plan to install windows.
Whether you have planning permission or not is entirely up to you. Typically, you don't need to seek permission for a loft conversion in Maida Vale, but it's still important to get all the necessary approvals. If you live in a terraced or semi-detached home, you will need to make arrangements with your neighbour to gain permission to convert the space. This could be as simple as getting a party wall notice, or as complicated as a party wall award. In either case, you will need to hire a party way surveyor to make sure that you don't get into trouble. It will cost you around £1,000, but it will be worth it for the peace of mind.
The first step in converting your loft is to apply for permission in Maida Vale. While it's not essential, some conversions require a permit. For example, you can install dormer windows or install a dormer window if you want to increase the height of your loft. However, you must make sure that the windows will not be visible from the street. Furthermore, if you're in a conservation area or a listed building, you may need to seek permission from the local council to build the loft conversion.
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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.