Everything You Need To Know About Loft Conversions

If you need more space, then converting a dusty old attic into light and airy accommodation may be the solution to your needs. Loft conversions have a number of advantages over extensions and many can be completed without the need for planning permission.

However, converting your loft will usually require building regulations approval and this may limit the usable area in your loft or prevent you from converting it at all.

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Converting your loft can be a useful way to create an additional bedroom.

In this section of our site we will examine every aspect of converting a loft. We look at the best way to design the layout to get the most out of the space provided and what to expect at the building stage.

house after an extension
Rooflights can be an ideal way of providing lots of light into your converted space.

We have attempted to include all the information you are likely to need but, if you can not find the particular details you require, try the Ask Our Experts facility.

In all the sections of our site, we provide useful factsheets which are interactive and contain links to further information about the subject. Just click on the heading to view the factsheet.

Converting a loft can be a complex procedure and we hope that the information on our site provides you with a good introduction to the process.

my home my gardenHow can we help?

myhome mygarden offers a full selection of services to the home owner looking to extend their home including an architectural service and a comprehensive project management service (see Project Services for more information).

Many of our customers start the loft conversion process with our Feasibility Study  which is an excellent low cost way of finding out what the extending possibilities are at your home.

Call us Free on 0800 3800 141 to find out more.