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Where to furnish your Walthamstow loft

Are you a cool modernist, a luxury loving traditionalist, a shabby chic new ager or basement haunting bargain hunter?  When it comes to transforming your loft conversion into your own special space, you’ll find something to fit bill in the …

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The Tardis Project: Convert your home, for more space and time!

If anyone merits the role of the next Doctor Who, it’s probably our Managing Director Marc Loppas, who has the uncanny ability to conjure acres of extra space in properties you would have thought were stretched to their limit accommodation-wise. …

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A New Year’s resolution that helps you keep all the others!

Made your new year’s resolutions?  If you have it’s a fair bet it’s one of the ten most popular resolutions made by Britons every year (see panel below).  And despite our reputation for being a nation with bulldog like tenacity, …

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Chock-A-Block in Chingford? Why move out when you can move up?

As David Beckham could tell you, Chingford is a great place to grow up, especially if you’re an outdoor type: it’s a wonderfully green area with some great open spaces, just a stone’s throw from Epping Forest, the ultimate kid’s …

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I’m a family member – Get me out of here!

Ever feel like you’re on the set of a reality TV show?  Even in the happiest of homes there are times when the others get on your nerves or under your feet and tensions begin to mount.  Family ties become …

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Cure your Downton Abbey envy with a loft conversion!

At this time of year, when our thoughts turn to entertaining family and friends – be it a select dinner party or mass gathering of the clan! – it’s hard not to feel a twinge of envy for the Downton …

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Move up the property ladder fast with a convert-to-sell property!

While most homeowners purchase a property as somewhere to live, there is a strong and growing buy-to-let market amongst those who seek bricks and mortar as an investment: a source of income that offsets their own mortgage and fast tracks …

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Thinking outside the box: Off-the-wall loft extensions

People have rather fixed ideas about the uses a loft conversion can be put to – usually an extra bedroom or a home office – but the truth is the only limit is your imagination.  Sure, you need somewhere to …

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Cash in your attic – Another attractive incentive for loft conversion!

Cash in your attic – Another attractive incentive for loft conversion! If you need another incentive for converting your loft – other than the new found luxury and freedom of additional living space – you might consider the fourfold financial benefits …

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Run your own business from a loft conversion

Always wanted to be your own boss, but feel frustrated because you can’t afford the overheads of renting your own premises?  Or maybe you’ve thought of working from home but were afraid that it would infringe on your family life, …

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Relax – A ‘snoring room’ is the latest in loft conversions!

It might seem a drastic measure to take to escape a snoring spouse, but the latest trend amongst luxury home buyers is properties with a ‘snoring’ room as a standard feature, or a ‘second master suite’ as they are euphemistically …

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Funky ideas for furnishing your loft conversion

Opening up your loft space not only gives you a new found sense of freedom – it’s also a fantastic opportunity to unleash your imagination and do something a bit different in terms of furnishing and décor.  Let’s suppose you’re …

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Go to the movies every night – In a home cinema loft conversion

You follow the usherette’s torch, settle yourself comfortably in the Dress Circle, and gaze up as the velvet drapes part and the safety curtain rises.  The murmur of conversation dies to an expectant hush as the music swells and brilliant …

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Prepare for the unexpected guest – With a loft conversion

“If you’re ever in my part of the world, drop by anytime …” is one of those casual invitations that has a habit of rebounding on you when acquaintances – perhaps that nice couple you meet on holiday and had …

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New arrivals arrive in style with our nursery loft conversions!

As any parent will tell you, having your first child is a life-changing event – one that is not only guaranteed to take up most of your free time, but most of your free space as well!  Happily, it’s one …

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Why choose a specialist loft conversion company?

Whilst a loft conversion promises new found space and freedom, many fear that, during construction, it will have the opposite effect: that of cramping their style and disrupting their home life. Another nagging worry is that once a project has …

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Saving space with a well-designed staircase

For most of our clients, the potential to create more space within their home is the main reason they decide to convert their loft. With house prices in North East London, Hertfordshire and Essex more than holding their own against …

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A dream loft bedroom is more practical than you think

Describe your dream bedroom.  Cool and contemporary or rustic charm?  Divan or four poster? Timber floor or wall to wall carpeting?  Spot lights or chandeliers? The beauty of a loft conversion is that you have a unique opportunity to put …

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Is my home suitable for a Herts and Essex loft conversion?

There is a lot of information out there for homeowners who are considering making improvements to their property, and trying to read and understand everything can be quite a daunting task. Any decision to convert your loft shouldn’t be one …

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