5 Steps to Loft Conversion SuccessApril 21, 2017
Considering a loft conversion? Finding it a daunting prospect? LMB Loft Conversions, as a professional loft conversion company, with many years’ experience can help you to achieve the perfect loft conversion; firstly consider LMB ‘5 Steps to Loft Conversion Success’!
Step 1 – Is your Loft Suitable for a Loft Conversion
Head height – as a general rule the ceiling height in your loft should be a minimum of 2.3 metres in order to achieve suitable head height.
However, if you do not have the required head height, don’t be put off. There are ways that a loft conversion can be achieved, our surveyor can discuss with you.
Step 2 – What do you Want to Achieve from Having the Extra Space?
A loft conversion can be one of the most cost-effective ways to increase space and adds value to your home. A loft conversion can provide a master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, a guest room, study/studio, games room or even a home cinema – the possibilities are endless! Considering what you want to achieve helps when it comes to LMB advising you on the best use of the space.
Step 3 – Expert Advice
Once you have contacted us, we will arrange an initial consultation visit at your property with one of our experienced design consultants. Using our bespoke iPad presentation of design options and specifications, our design consultant will help you make your decision on the style of loft conversion to meet your needs, including specialist modifications such as Juliet balconies and bi-folding doors.
Step 4 – Design Services – Bringing your Loft to Life
LMB are able to provide architectural design services. Working with you on the design of your loft and the best use of the space, they will carry out a full survey and provide professional detailed drawings for your approval including advising if your property requires any planning permission for the works. The majority of loft conversions can be carried out under permitted development rights, meaning no planning permission is necessary.
If you have already appointed your own architect, LMB are more than happy to work with other architects drawings.
Step 5 – Project Management and Professional Installation
At LMB, our Project Manager will oversee your project. We use high quality materials for the best possible results and experienced, skilled tradespeople to carry out the work on your project.
LMB Loft Conversions have an established reputation for quality workmanship, be inspired and take a look at our website, it will provide you with ideas of what is possible.
Get in touch and we can bring your loft conversion dream into a reality.