Loft & Attic Conversions

For many the loft or attic space in their home is a dark and murky place either filled with insulation or a dumping ground for all those things that have been accumulated over the years. Forgotten boxes mingle with ancient Christmas decorations whilst a cold water tank bubbles away in the corner.

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However a loft conversion can transform this space into one of the finest rooms in the home. Before converting the roofspace, first work out how you're actually going to gain access in the first place. A new set of bespoke stairs must conform to building regulations and how they're configured could have an impact on the rooms below.

If access to the attic is agreeable then you're working with a blank canvas. By its very design your loft will have a very similar, if not exact, footprint to your property. This allows great freedom in how the actual space is configured and the choices are virtually limitless.

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If you decide to go for a dormer conversion then you can choose from a selection of windows from our extensive range. We also have a whole host of solutions to bring natural light in from outside including Velux roof windows - some of which are electric powered for those hard to access positions.

Installing an en-suite bathroom or a wet room when converting your loft is a sure-fire way of optimising the space. If the area available is against the pitch of the existing roof then Jewson can manufacture bespoke shower doors and provide compact bathroom suites that have been specifically designed for this eventuality.

Another key factor to incorporate when you convert your attic is storage. This can be done by creating cupboards under the eaves that can be accessed through hatches along their length, or by a door at one end. Regardless of whether you've managed to rid yourself of all that clutter when you emptied the loft, every home I Stock _000038299918Largeneeds somewhere to tidy away those things that aren't always on show.

There are numerous things to consider when taking on any building project and Jewson's Self Build team has a wealth of experience in guiding people through what can sometimes seem to be a daunting journey. In addition with over 600 sites nationwide, you can tap into this abundance of knowledge by speaking to one of our skilled staff at your local branch.

 Whether you want to build an entire house or you are considering a DIY loft conversion, then you can apply for a Jewson Self Build credit account which offers up to £20,000 credit, whilst giving you the service and advice you'll need to complete your project.

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