Loft Conversions Tilehurst

Tilehurst Loft Conversions (RG31): A great option for both adding value and extra living space to your home in Tilehurst is to convert your loft space. Many people regard this to be one of the better ways to add a bit of value to any property. You may find this alternative even more irresistable when you realise that you may not even need planning permission.

Quotations for Loft Conversions in Tilehurst Berkshire

When you are budgeting for a loft conversion in Tilehurst, there are a few aspects to be factored in when assessing the cost. These factors will include, the intended use of the room created, the dimensions and layout of the property, the number and type of loft windows to be used and the conversion design you're putting in. Obtain as many estimates as you can for completing your project, almost all Tilehurst loft conversion companies will provide a free quotation service. The average cost for doing a loft conversion at the moment (2019) is estimated to be somewhere between thirty thousand and forty thousand pounds, though of course will be determined by the things mentioned previously.

Loft Conversions Tilehurst

The figure above is only to give you a rough idea of the costs involved. Get two or three detailed estimates before making a decision. £1,250 per m2 is an approximate idea of the costs of building materials and construction work. You will get an idea of the total cost once you have added building control fees, planning fees and architect fees.

There are plenty of lofts that are not suitable for converting, so get this checked out before you get too involved. The easiest way to guarantee that your loft can be converted, is to contact a specialist. One factor is the height of the loft space, if it's more than 2.2 metres you should be ok as far as height goes. This is one thing that you could even check yourself, simply scramble up into your loft with a tape measure. The style of roof you've got will also be a factor, roofs built with rafters are much less expensive and easier to convert than ones with trusses.

If you are competent at do-it-yourself and are looking for a project of this complexity, you may opt to have a shell loft conversion. All the essential structural jobs, including stairs, windows, joists, steel beams, dormers and roof alterations, will be undertaken by the conversion contractor. The interior finishing work is left for the property owner to carry out at their own leisure. If you're on a strict budget, a shell loft conversion could be ideal for you.

Loft Conversion Tilehurst

Kinds of Loft Conversion: The main styles of loft conversion that you will encounter in Tilehurst are: loft pods, roof lift loft conversions, dormer loft conversions, mansard loft conversions, hip-to-gable loft conversions, roof light conversions and velux loft conversions.

Property owners in Tilehurst can be discouraged from carrying out serious home improvements because they are often so messy and disruptive. Loft conversions aren't such a pain since most of the work can be achieved employing scaffolding on the outside. Incredibly, loft conversions are normally a lot less annoying and disruptive than extensions. The ability to go on living normally is vital and keeping your house clear of mess and dust helps to achieve this.

Roof Light Conversions Tilehurst: If you want a less costly and disruptive kind of conversion, the "roof light conversion" could perhaps be the answer, as changes to the pitch and shape or the roof aren't necessary. All that is required in this instance is installing an appropriate floor, putting in skylight windows, and fitting an access staircase. Such conversions are suitable only if your loft already has sufficient roof space.

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Tilehurst Loft Conversion Services

A swift search for "loft conversions Tilehurst", last week brought to light these businesses on Google: Crescent Building Services RG30 4NU, The Loft Conversion Co (Rdg) RG10 9QR, Procraft Ltd RG30 2QG.

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A few Tilehurst areas served by Tilehurst loft conversion specialists: Wootton Close, Dunsfold Road, Routh Lane, Sanctuary Close, Hazelwood Close, Lyme Grove, Riley Road, School Road, Grafton Road, Corwen Road, Ventnor Road, Usk Road, Chichester Road, Woodland Drive, Uffington Close, Delaney Close, Hayfield Close, Glenwood Drive, Fern Glen, Tree Close, Armour Road, The Triangle, Heathfield Avenue, Wendover Way, Warnford Road.

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