Bespoke loft conversions in Rochford
We specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across Rochford and around . We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in Rochford which are fully tailored to the client's personal requirements and preferences. Our Loft Conversions in Rochford allow families to add habitable space to their homes without the need to move home.
Rochford Loft Conversions
We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in Rochford, 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 Rochford
Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in Rochford to get an idea of what our specialist Loft Conversion team can build for you.
Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in Rochford
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.
The answer to this question is yes, you will require planning permission for your Rochford loft conversion. The process for obtaining planning permission for a loft conversion can be quite complicated, and it's important to know what you're getting into before you begin. Your first step should be to find out whether or not your property has been designated as a 'listed building'. If it has been, you will need to apply for a listed building consent before submitting any plans for the loft conversion. If your home is not listed but does fall within one of the conservation areas in your town/city, you may also need to obtain conservation area consent before starting work on your loft conversion. If neither of these things applies to you, then congratulations! You can proceed with your plans without worrying about obtaining the appropriate permissions beforehand.
A loft conversion can take anywhere from 2 to 10 weeks, depending on the conditions of your property. If you have a small loft in Rochford, you'll need a staircase that's no more than 4 feet wide. If you have a large loft, you may need to widen your existing staircase by installing new beams and joists. This could take between 5 and 7 days to complete. The length of time it takes for your loft conversion will also depend on how long it takes to get all the required building permits. If you're doing any work that falls outside of general building regulations—like moving walls or cutting out an existing window—then this will add time to your project schedule.
We try to minimize the disruption by taking care to work around your schedule, and we make sure that you can continue living in your home while we're working. We also have a team of professionals from Rochford who have done this many times before, so if anyone knows how to get it done quickly and efficiently, it's us!
The first step in converting your Rochford loft is to find out if you can. Loft conversions are not always simple, and they're not always allowed. Some buildings will not allow you to convert your loft at all, while others may only allow you to make minor changes—like adding insulation or making the space more secure. If you want to know whether your building will allow you to convert your loft, the best thing would be to call them up and ask. A lot of landlords are happy to have their tenants stay for a long time, so they'll be willing to work with residents who want to do something like this as long as it's safe and legal. Some landlords might even offer incentives for people who upgrade their lofts—like lower rent or added storage space—so it never hurts to ask!
There are many types of Rochford loft conversion, and it can be difficult to decide which one is right for your home. The main thing to consider is what you want the loft conversion to do. Some people want their conversions to be more like a spare bedroom, while others want them to be an office or study. A loft conversion can also be used as a gym, playroom, or even a home cinema! This is especially useful if you have children who need somewhere to play where they won't disturb anyone else in the house.
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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.