What’s the Difference Between an Orangery and an Extension?

When looking to extend your home, there are many options you can choose from to suit your individual requirements. Whether you’re looking for more natural light or just more living space, you might lean more towards either an orangery or a conservatory – but what’s the difference? What is an orangery? Orangeries date back to continue reading…

Are Temporary Roofs Necessary for Loft Conversions?

Repairing or altering the substructure of a roof may require the removal of the roof’s tiles or slates. This is a necessary process, and the time period between stripping and reinstating these tiles can be extensive. Therefore, it is vitally important that an effective, temporary roof is installed so that your house isn’t damaged by continue reading…

Is My House Too Old for a Loft Conversion?

We are often asked whether an older house would be exempt from undergoing a modern loft conversion. We’re not sure how this rumour started, but what we do know is that many people are avoiding a loft renovation due to this worry. In truth, there are many factors to consider when planning to convert a continue reading…

What Fees Do You have to Pay When Having a Loft Conversion?

The idea of pursuing a loft conversion is often met with concerns over the cost. Here at AKB Loft Conversions, we aim to be as transparent as possible to our customers. We detail the full cost of your loft conversion, for the entire work that we, as our company, undertake. However, sometimes it is necessary continue reading…

How to create a stunning interior design for your loft conversion

After the show is over and the dust has (literally) settled, you may find that your new loft conversion feels like a bit of an empty shell. Sure, the space is great — and the structural design is stunning — but it’s missing the most important aspect which changes it from a ‘space’ into a continue reading…