Hip to Gable conversions are popular among Twickenham homeowners with semi-detached or detached properties, end of terraces, and bungalows. The existing sloping roof is turned into a flat gable to increase available space. Depending on various factors, a hip to gable extension may or may not require planning permission. We can help you with this and apply on your behalf.
Dormer loft conversions are the most common type requested by Twickenham residents. With a dormer conversion we extend the existing roof vertically to create extra floor space and headroom. To achieve this, it is important that at least half of the current floor space has a ceiling height of at least two metres or higher. Dormers usually do not require planning permission.
A Velux, or roof light loft conversion in Twickenham is the most simple and economical type available. With a Velux, the roof remains unchanged, other than the installation of attractive flush Velux windows to give plenty of natural light. Typically, a Velux attic conversion does not need planning permission as the roof structure remains unchanged. This is the perfect solution if you want minimal outlay and disruption.
Apart from the worldwide rugby links, Twickenham has much to offer as a place to live.
Twickenham is a large sub-urban town 10 miles southwest of London. It is the headquarters of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. The town has a long and rich history dating back from Neolithic through to Bronze and Roman settlements. Twickenham is a very popular part of West London and thus a desirable area to live in. The metropolis has a well equipped high street and a good selection of bars, restaurants and cafes.
Property prices are high, so adding rooms by extending your home with a loft conversion or an attic conversion will add serious value in this district. A loft conversion can add 20-25% to the value of your home depending on the size and quality of the attic conversion.
There are is large variety of Victorian properties in this area. Victorian property is very suitable for loft conversions as the ridge heights in the lofts are high enough to accommodate loft conversions.
If you are considering a loft conversion, contact us today for a free quotation. A loft conversion in Twickenham will definitely add considerable value to your home.
You can trust Touchstone for your Loft conversion in Twickenham.
Touchstone are a family business established in 1986 making us one of the oldest loft conversions specialists in the country. We have a dedicated office team to support you during the process. We have a planning, architectural and structural engineer so all works are handled in house. We have many affiliations such as Trustmark, Gas register and Guild of Master Craftsman to mention a few.
Does the thought of having a much needed loft conversion fill you with dread? The mess, the disruption, having to deal with planning permission, the worry about the quality of the finished job, the cost?
All of these concerns are real. Dealing with the average loft conversion company can be a less than happy experience. But dealing with us is different!
Our aim is to make your loft conversion a smooth, fast, worry free experience which leaves you with a beautiful and valuable addition to your home. We start out with excellent and innovative plans to make the very most of your space. We go on to deal with all the planning paperwork – just leave that worry to us.
When our friendly, experienced team turns up to begin work, you can be sure that they will do a first class job. They will clean as they go leaving your home with the least possible disruption. They will turn up on time and work until the job is completed to you and your family’s total satisfaction.
Why not check out our testimonials, from people just like you, and you’ll realise that you can have confidence that we are the right people to do a great job of your Loft conversion.