If you want to create an amazing space in your garage, you could do worse than to convert it into a divine dining area! Your whole family will enjoy sitting down to a meal together in your amazing new room. Much better than all having to squash round a little table in a kitchen/diner! Create […]
Differences in roof styles.
There are many different types and styles of roof, many of which you won’t have heard of. For instance, a Jerkinhead Roof? A Mansard Roof? Saltbox? Gambrel? The list goes on! The differences in roof styles will give you a different type of space in your loft. Depending on what style you have, it may […]
Glossary of building terms
Received a quote or estimate for some building work to be done? Struggling with the meanings of things? Check out our glossary of building terms below to help you out! 1st fix electrics – First fix electrics is simply putting the necessary cables in place. 1st fix joinery – First fix joinery is carrying out […]
Loft Conversion Process.
Most people are genuinely concerned about the disruption that will be caused to their home life whilst having any type of building works carried out. Concerns about dust, smells, leaks, and strangers in their house are normally top of the list. All of these can occur at some point in the loft conversion process. Loft […]
Creating additional bedrooms
Although there are advantages of two or more children sharing a space, there are also several disadvantages. You can avoid these by creating additional bedrooms, which negates the need for sharing, and encourages independence. All sorts of issues and conflicts will undoubtedly arise at some point whilst your little (or not so little) ones are […]
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 […]