Not everyone wants to move to get the ideal home they want. Indeed some people might already be in that home – they just want to make some improvements to make it even better.
Making use of the wasted space in your loft to create a new kids room, study or a master suite is a clever way of boosting the value of your home as every square foot added to a property increases its value. Most people simply cannot afford a home with an extra room so by simply adding onto the loft is a great idea and can save you alot of money.
Hip to Gable Conversion: This process requires you to change the sloped “hipped” side of your home, to a level gable end. It provides more room for both a bedroom and a staircase.
Closets/Storage – Space is a huge selling feature. Beyond the his and her closets, buyers want to see SPACE! Make sure you have removed all unnecessary items and your closets and linen cabinets are almost bare! A buyer WILL open your “Secret hiding places” Garages and attics are also important. As long as they can envision their belongings fitting in YOUR home, they will be satisfied. There’s only so much we can control. If you have an older home chances are your closets were designed for the days of “a few garments.” Today’s new construction allows added space to accommodate our fashion must haves and of course our 10-20 pairs of shoes EACH.
Other considerations include ventilation, heating, and insulation, and another big consideration should be storage. If you were using the loft as a dumping ground for all those items you don’t use but don’t want to part with, its time to clean house. Once you pare down the stuff you have and get rid of the unwanted, it is time to find a place to store what you want to keep. Apart from this you will also need storage in the converted loft to store your bedroom items, maybe linen or clothes.
The popularity of this product has boomed in recent years and especially since building loft conversion have increased. The reason for this is simple: the fashion for using loft space has meant certain structural elements of a building become exposed during the conversion. These items tend to be concrete panels and steel girders. In these cases the brick is then left exposed. To get a clean, industrial or urban look is easy with brick wallpaper. This can even be a concrete effect.
The professionals offer cleaning which is the most important part of the project. In some cases, you may find that garage conversions do not take too long to complete. The reason is that there four walls are already built and the room is almost ready. The builders will guide you through every situation.
Try to talk to the project manager and convince him to assess your house. He is the most capable person to offer you accurate information in terms of loft conversions. This way your investment will be secured and your house will look the way you have always wanted to! Good luck!