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Is My Loft Suitable For A Loft Conversion?

Is My Loft Suitable For A Loft Conversion? Well almost any loft can be converted; it is just a case of how it can be converted. The general rule is that you should have at least 2.3 meters between the top of your ceiling joists top the top of your ridge beam.Even if you do […]

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Loft Conversion Glossary

Architect An architect is someone who professionally designs buildings or structures, in the context of this site it will be the person who designs and prepares the drawings for your loft conversion. Building Regulations Building regulations are put in place to control the manner and quality of buildings. They are out in place to ensure […]

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Loft Conversion Essex

Loft Conversions Essex Will a loft conversion in Essex increase the value of my home? Well it is said that a loft conversion can increase the value of your on average of 15%. Adding any rooms to your home can increase the living space inside you home and at the same time increase the value of your […]

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How much do loft conversions cost?

[catlist name=FAQ] [catlist name=FAQ2] There is no standard price for a loft conversion they can cost from £10,000 to £40,000 this is because they are all different, every loft conversion is unique to the loft. The best way to find out how much a loft conversion is would be to obtain some quotes. If you’d […]

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What if I have a hot water tank in my loft?

General FAQ[catlist name=FAQ3] Loft Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ] Garage Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ2] Extension FAQ[catlist name=FAQ4] We often find water tanks in lofts that we are going to convert, when we do we can often advise you move the tank to areas of the loft where it can be hidden but accessible using the latest technology there […]

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What is your payment plan?

General FAQ[catlist name=FAQ3] Loft Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ] Garage Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ2] Extension FAQ[catlist name=FAQ4] What is your payment plan? We never ask for any money up front, the first payment you will make will be when you are in the process of having the drawings being prepared, we will require an initial deposit then full […]

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What areas do you cover?

General FAQ[catlist name=FAQ3] Loft Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ] Garage Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ2] Extension FAQ[catlist name=FAQ4] Fox Conversions are based in Essex, however we carry out work in the areas below; loft conversions essex loft conversions london loft conversions kent loft conversions surrey Please check out our how we work section for more information on our company.  

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What tradesment will be involed?

[catlist name=FAQ] [catlist name=FAQ2] There will be a number of tradesmen involved in your loft conversion; the thing to look out for is whether they are all qualified. Structural work is all checked by a building control officer but some companies at the sake of cost cutting will use tradesmen that can “do a little […]

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How will the conversion effect my home?

General FAQ[catlist name=FAQ3] Loft Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ] Garage Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ2] Extension FAQ[catlist name=FAQ4] The conversion will affect your home by not only making more room with addition of a whole new floor to your home but it will also raise the value of your home. To find out just how much value a loft […]

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Is it possible to view your previous work?

General FAQ[catlist name=FAQ3] Loft Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ] Garage Conversion FAQ[catlist name=FAQ2] Extension FAQ[catlist name=FAQ4] Is it possible to view your previous work? Of course it is possible for you to view some of our previous work; all you need to do is to book visit for someone to come survey your home and simply ask […]

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