Things to consider when converting a loft


Like cellar conversions, loft conversions are a popular way to add value to a property. While it is possible to build a new cellar or basement, this can often be prohibitively expensive. If there is no underground space to convert, nor is it possible to increase the living space of a property with an extension (such as a conservatory), loft conversions represent an ideal option. Continue reading…

Expanding families need extended homes


Trade magazines are an important source for trends which will become dominant in our industry in the near future, so of course we keep a close eye on them. It is with this in mind that an article from the heating and plumbing world’s monthly bible (HPM) caught our attention. The article claimed that: ‘Homeowners set to spend £6 billion on property upgrades’.
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5 proven methods for increasing the value of a property

Pretty house

So, you’ve researched an area where you’d like to invest, have found an ideal property and are ready to start renovating. While you might have the urge to modernise everything, the stylistic integrity of the building is paramount if you truly want to add value. Also, it is important to bear in mind the tried and tested methods for substantially increasing the value of the property for when you’re ready to sell. Continue reading…