Q 1: How do I know if I can convert my loft?
A: Not all lofts are appropriate for conversion. However, our loft experts can help you determine the possibilities and imagine your loft’s potential. Please contact East London Lofts to arrange a FREE visit to your loft by one of our specialists, who will accurately determine the type, size, condition and features of your loft and will discuss your requirements and ideas for making the most of the space available.
Q 2: Are there different types of loft conversions?
A: There are many alternatives available, with or without dormer: bedroom with en suite, cabinet room/library, playroom, cinema room, gym room, play room... The choice depends only on your needs and preferences! Please contact us to arrange a FREE, no-obligation quotation
Q 3: Can I get a free estimate?
A: We are happy to give you a FREE estimate if you own a property within the Greater London area. Please contact us to arrange a FREE visit from one of our local surveyors, who will be able to advise you on all your options.
Q 4: How quickly can you start?
A: Once the relevant building permissions have been obtained, East London Lofts endeavours to start work within one month.
Q 5: How long does a loft conversion take?
A: Every project is different, but an average loft conversion takes between four and six weeks from start to finish.
Q 6: Will the process be affected by the weather?
A: Loft conversions can be carried out regardless of the season – indeed, we do as many loft conversions in winter as we do summer. We take every safety precaution to keep watertight during the building development, so interruptions due to weather are highly unlikely.
Q 7: Are there any additional or hidden costs?
A: The total price of your quotation includes everything necessary to complete the project – there are no hidden extras. Unlike some of our competitors, East London Lofts doesn’t require a covering charge. We provide everything necessary for all stages of your project from start to finish, including the design proposal, the materials, labour, plumbing and electrics, wall painting, floor finish, etc. All work is carried out to the appropriate building standards and regulations, and all required certificates are obtained. All these items and services are fully described in your quotation.
Q 8: Does East London Lofts provide architectural services?
A:Yes. East London Lofts can include in your quotation full architectural services such us:
- Technical surveys
- Planning-stage drawings
- Full plans/Building Regulations drawings
- Structural calculations