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…

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…

How to keep you loft conversion cool this summer

Your loft is certainly the warmest part of the house because, as we know, heat rises and in the summer it can become incredibly hot and stuffy. However, this need not be an issue when you know how to keep your loft cool with simple ventilation and protection from direct sunlight. Don’t avoid your loft continue reading…

What Insurance Do I Need If I’m Converting My Loft?

There are many things you need to take into consideration when you’re converting your loft, including planning permission and building regulations, but what about your insurance? This month, AKB Loft Conversions are here to explain to you why it’s vital you inform your insurance providers about your future plans. Any loft conversion project takes lots continue reading…

What Shouldn’t You Store in Your Attic?

Attics in most homes are used to store a variety of things and it’s a well-known, not-so secret storage place for the majority of homeowners. However, if we were to tell you that your precious goods face numerous threats of permanent damage – would it change the way you store your possessions? This month our continue reading…