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Bespoke loft conversions in The Hale

Loft Conversion London specialise in high-quality custom Loft Conversions across London and the home counties. We have built numerous bespoke loft conversions in The Hale which are fully tailored to the client’s personal requirements and preferences.

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The Hale Loft Conversions

We offer a range of Loft Conversion types in The Hale, 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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Browse through our latest loft conversions and extensions in The Hale to get an idea of what our specialist Loft Conversion team can build for you.

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Loft Conversion Process

Our step by step process for Loft Conversion in The Hale

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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Loft Conversion The Hale

How Disruptive is a loft conversion in The hale?

In The hale, a loft conversion is not as disruptive as a ground-floor extension, as the work will take place up in the ceiling. However, the first-floor ceiling will need to be lowered in some cases, which will increase the disruption. The height of the existing ceiling in the property must be taken into consideration. Usually, this work will take place during the first two weeks of the project loft.

The type of work involved will affect the neighbours. New walls will be installed to support the new roof. These walls will meet building regulations and fire safety standards. You'll want to consider the noise levels when choosing a company to complete your loft conversion. For this reason, you'll want to get references from previous clients. Also, make sure that the company has a good reputation and has plenty of happy customers.

The process will begin with a "party wall" notice in loft conversion. This notice is sent to your neighbours, who will be consulted about the proposed work. If they don't agree, the process will proceed regardless of whether they're in favour or opposed. If the neighbours reject your application, they'll start a dispute resolution process. If they don't agree, the builder will need to do extra work to avoid a nuisance to the neighbours. The entire process takes between six to ten weeks, though there have been a few instances where the time has been extended by as much as four weeks. Despite these problems, the average conversion project is well worth the wait.

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 The Hale 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 The Hale 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 The Hale?

    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 The Hale 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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Save Money on Moving Home

Save Money on Moving Home

Increase Value of Home

Increase Value of Home

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Add Something New to your House

Increase your House Living Space

Increase your House Living Space

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