What Is A Velux Loft Conversion

The 4 most common complaints of homeowners who have undertaken a loft conversion project in the UK are;

  • Living with the disruption
  • Finding the right tradesmen or contractor
  • Overspending
  • Missed Deadlines

Having already decided on getting your loft converted and do not wish to have any of these challenges, the best option to create the extra space you need for your expanding family or change is lifestyle may just be a Velux Loft Conversion.

A Velux Loft Conversion merely converts the already existing space you have in your attic into a functional space. This option works superbly if you already have enough headroom, making use of your already available space. As a result of the light that the Velux window lets in, a great idea for this space will be a home office, bedroom, or bathroom.

The Benefits of a Velux Loft Conversion

  • An influx of natural light helps to reduce your electricity bills
  • Falls under permitted Development, meaning you don’t need to apply for planning permission
  • Since not many changes are made, the disruption is less
  • Less construction work meaning the price of a Velux conversion is cheaper
  • It is the fastest way to increase your living space
  • Velux conversion offers the option of a balcony

The Downsides to a Velux Loft Conversion

  • The property must already have ample headroom for the conversion to work
  • It doesn’t really add space to the property