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How to get a loft conversion on a Victorian terrace

Almost a quarter of all UK homes are terraced. If you are living in a Victorian build, you might find that the current layout does not necessarily work as a modern family house. After all, these houses were built to service a different time with different needs; outside toilet anyone? Now, in the 21st century, many homeowners need their terraced houses to let in light, provide space for ideally more than one bathroom, a study and preferably for children to…

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North London Lofts: The best of our projects north of the river

North London Lofts: The best of our projects north of the river From Islington to Barnet, our North London loft conversions are as unique as our clients. We take a look back at the best and most interesting lofts we have created from N1 to N22. So, if you’re looking for inspiration for your own North London loft conversion, keep on reading. Balfour Road, Highbury Islington This loft conversion in Highbury was part of a large-scale home renovation, which included…

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How to choose a staircase design for your loft conversion

How to choose a staircase design for your loft conversion One of the benefits of a loft conversion is the utilisation of what could be considered dead space – and while property owners dream of light-filled bedrooms, how you will get up to your newly converted loft space is often hardly given a second thought. However, the staircase is not only important for practical reasons, it can also be a design feature in itself. Here is our guide on how…

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Loft Conversion: Interior Design

In such a crowded city as London, gaining more space can be difficult, but by expanding into the loft area of your house you can add that much need extra space. Loft conversions can also be cost effective too, as they can add value to your home. But how do you turn, what was once dead space, into a beautiful bedroom, bathroom, playroom or home office? Read on to read our top interior design tips for your loft conversion. The…

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South London Loft conversions

Loft conversions in South London: The best of our projects south of the river

In our series looking back at the best of our projects, we’ve picked the best and most interesting loft conversions we have worked on to help bring you some inspiration for your own London Loft conversion. This time we head south of the River and discover a secret alcove, an open plan bathroom and a room with a view in Brixton. Gypsy Road, Streatham Located in the popular neighbourhood of Streatham, this project featured the creation of an L-section rear…

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Inspiring interiors for a loft bedroom

How to pay for a loft conversion

Converting a loft is still one of the most popular forms of home improvement in London. Currently, the average cost of a loft conversion is about £35,000 to £40,000. Of course, this is a ballpark figure and how much it will cost depends on your house, what exactly you are having done and the types of materials you choose to use. Adding a loft can add value to your property. According to Nationwide, adding a loft can add up to…

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2017 London Loft Conversion inspiration

If your New Year’s resolution is to expand your home with a loft conversion, then you have come to the right place. We have picked our top four loft conversions to help inspire you to improve, not move, in 2017. Rotherhithe, London: Large rear dormer loft conversion and internal refurbishment This sixth-floor apartment, near the Thames, in Rotherhithe, South East London, underwent a large rear dormer loft conversion and an extensive internal refurbishment. The project included the creation of two…

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london roof terraces

Roof Terraces – London Loft Conversions

Private outside space in London is a rare and popular commodity. Many of the luxury developments popping up around the city are opting to build roof terraces that offer buyers great views as well as sought after privacy. However, you don’t need to be a millionaire to be able to have your own roof terrace; it could be possible, if your property allows it, to create your own as part of a loft conversion. A roof terrace offers an all…

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small bathroom inspiration for loft conversions

Small Bathroom Inspiration for Loft Conversions

Adding an en-suite or an extra bathroom can, according to Movewithus, add up to 6 per cent to your property’s value. Bathrooms have become a desirable commodity and are becoming places of sanctuary and wellbeing; not just places to wash. Jiin Kim-Inoue, from Finchatton, a luxury interior design company based in London, told the Telegraph, “The bathroom is one of the most considered rooms. It equals the kitchen in its aspirations and is now a wellness sanctuary in which to…

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How to have an eco-friendly loft?

From lowering our plastic consumption to becoming more energy efficient, it is becoming ever more important to have a light environmental impact. So if you’re thinking of embarking on a loft conversion and want to be mindful of its impact on the planet, read our guide on how to have an environmentally friendly loft. What are the benefits of an eco-friendly Loft? There are a number of benefits for having an eco-friendly loft, which goes beyond helping the environment. It…

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