Garage and Loft Conversions

Living Space Advice

The benefits of loft conversions

Posted by on May 22, 2015

loft conversion bedroom

There is nothing as stressful as shifting from your place of residence to a new location, it is not only tedious, but it will also take time for you to adjust to the new environment.

It all seems like a great adventure, moving to a new house and a new neighborhood, at first that is the case, but then reality sets in, and your list of things to do before the move gets bigger and bigger, and so does your stress level.

There is of course an amount of stress to be endured in having contractors at your house for days or weeks, but at least you don’t have the added pressure of kids in new schools, removal companies and legal complications.

You probably love your current house and are too attached to it because of the many memories it holds mostly those of seeing your children grow up and you don’t want to be detached from it. However, with time, you will likely need more space for an extra bedroom, gym area or even an office space. Well, you don’t have to move to another house, you can still make the best out of your current house and still maintain its beautiful look and minimize on costs as well.

Loft conversion is a form of home improvement that involves the process of transforming empty, unused space into functional space that canloft conversion bathroom be used as a storage area, bedroom, office space or even a working out area.

Loft conversion process

Loft conversions usually involve adjusting the area on your roof top and creating space from there, which in turn creates an extra room. You will then set up new stair cases to the loft extension area. Windows are added as well to the loft conversion extended area. Actually, it’s that simple to have a loft conversion in your house. However, always seek after trained and qualified personnel to help you out with this adjustment.

Benefits of loft conversions

Loft conversions have an array of benefits that include:

  • Add value to your house: Loft conversions are the best investments for your house; they give your house that new touch as well as enhance its appearance.
  • Avoid moving costs: Shifting to a new location is never desirable. Imagine trying to fit in in a new neighborhood! Loft conversions cut all the costs involved in moving and you continue enjoying your stay in your current home. This also helps you to save significantly as opposed to moving into a new home.
  • Increased space: The primary benefit of loft conversions is increased space, a well done loft extension not only improves on space, but it also presents to you other benefits such as; additional storage under the stair case. This frees you of any strain on your family and at least you can move about more.
  • Increased daylight: Due to the high positioning of your loft conversion windows, they bring in more light to your house for longer hours.

A loft or attic conversion has a kind of oasis feel to it… a room at the very top of the house, away from all the noise and confusion, ideal for an office or master bedroom if you can fit an en suite bathroom in there as well, and as a studio for painting or other crafts the light is very often the best in the house.

So there you have it, so next time your house needs that extra space loft conversion is the way to go!