How Long Does a Loft Conversion Take?
How long will your loft conversion take from booking to completion? This will depend on various different factors. The size of your home, any planning permissions or Party Wall Agreements that might be necessary, surveys, and planning will impact how long it will take to get started. Most loft conversions will take around eight to ten weeks to complete, depending on the scope, and then it’s a wise idea to add another couple of weeks for decoration. If you’re planning to use your loft conversion as a bathroom, it may take longer to conduct relevant plumbing work and install bathroom furniture.
Not passing building regulations can also add more time to the build, so it’s important to have professional plans drawn up by a designer who is aware of the relevant regulations. Your loft will need to pass regulations for stairs, fire safety, and insulation to name a few.
When’s the Best Time of Year to Have a Loft Conversion?
The best time of year to have your loft converted is a frequently asked customer question. The work can be carried out during any season, although the summer months are preferable for many. When constructing a loft conversion, builders can use an all-weather scaffold that fully protects the building and the work being done, allowing them to continue working even in bad weather conditions. When you decide to get your loft conversion done is best based on your own individual circumstances as seasonal concerns and weather can always be worked around by the professionals.
A loft conversion is a great way to add extra space to your home and can be used for various room types. Before going ahead, make sure that you’re well-prepared to get the most out of the work