Loft Conversions

Three Loft Conversion Mistakes You Must Avoid At Any Cost

Three Loft Conversion Mistakes You Must Avoid At Any Cost

Do you have an unused loft at your house? Do you want to convert the same and get more space? This is technically an idea that strikes the mind of every homeowner. Unfortunately, people commit the mistake of hurrying with loft conversion services. Just because you have a loft, it doesn’t mean you can readily convert the same into a room. Ask professional builders to measure and check the same. Hurrying will make you lose out on your money.

If you’re opting for a loft conversion, make sure that you avoid these mistakes at any cost. Only then can you get a functional room.

What are the common loft conversion mistakes?

Don’t opt for quantity over quality

Most people make the mistake of converting the loft in the greed of getting a high resale value of the property in future. However, the first intention you should have in your mind during loft conversions is to ensure the complete comfort of the inhabitants who are going to use the loft. Make sure that you design the loft to meet your family’s needs. Creating a loft conversion only for selling the house will not give you a functional room.

Mistake of not checking the loft before the conversion

Just because you have a loft doesn’t make sense that you can convert it into a functional room. If the headspace is unavailable, if your loft cannot be converted into the type of room you require, and if you do not have any storage place in your house other than your loft,  then a conversion is not a feasible decision.

Wrong stair access into the loft

Most often, after the loft conversion has been completed, the homeowners realise that the stairs have been fixed incorrectly. In most cases, the stairs take up a major part of the loft and reduce the floor space. Make sure you check this point with the builder before conversion.

Approach BuildOn Construction Ltd and hire specialists in loft conversion services. We have a team of experienced builders to help you with the same.