Loft Conversion Myth Buster – Planning Permission
Loft Conversion Myth Buster – Planning Permission. This is the first of our Myth Buster series, “Loft Conversion Myth Buster – planning permission”. If you have any “myths” for us to bust, drop us a line! MYTH: All loft conversions need planning permission. TRUTH: A loft conversion is a permitted development, thus not requiring planning […]
Loft or garage conversion?
Why would you want a loft or garage conversion? Here are the top three reasons people consider getting a loft or garage conversion done: They need more space in their home. Sometimes, people like to have a spare room so that friends and relatives can stay over should the need ever arise. This would normally […]
Planning – Approval and Building Regs
Planning your loft conversion – part 3 & 4. This blog about approval and building regs follows on from our previous blog, Planning – Concept and Design. If you haven’t read it yet, you can click here to read it now. Approval and Building Regs. Part 3 – The Approval: Some loft conversion projects will […]
Planning – Concept and Design
Planning your loft conversion, Part 1 & 2. Where do you begin? To help you get started, we have put together this handy guide to planning your loft conversion, starting with the concept and design. These days, many people find themselves struggling for space however, they are unable to afford to move home. This has […]
Loft Conversion in Leeds
Loft Conversion in Leeds. If you live in the Leeds area and you’re thinking about relocating to get a bigger house, don’t! Consider a loft conversion instead. Getting a loft conversion in Leeds is far better than moving away, and here’s just a few reasons why: In a recent survey, Leeds was voted one of […]
Planning Points – Roof structure.
A loft conversion can be a solution to your storage problems; however, the first thing you need to do is find out if it’s feasible. This depends largely on the roof structure, and how it was constructed. Determine your roof structure. Pre 1960 build: Roof structure and it’s construction is one of the most important […]
Planning your loft conversion.
Step by step – Planning your loft conversion. These days, many people find themselves struggling for space but unable to afford to move home. This has led many to consider a loft conversion. By planning carefully, you’ll create more space in the home you know and love, whilst adding value to your property. Expecting a […]
Window styles – Skylight vs Dormer
If you’re struggling to make a decision on which window style you should choose, read on for a little help! A skylight window is relatively easy to fit as you don’t have to make a lot of structural alterations to accommodate it. Usually, the rafters on either side of the skylight window are doubled-up and […]