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Hip to Gable Loft Conversion Fareham

Hip to Gable Loft Conversion Fareham
Hip-to-gable loft conversions are among one of the most beneficial types of loft conversions. They add considerable space to your existing home without any increase in its footprint. Hipped roofs are a prominent feature of period properties built between the 1930s to 1950s. The design, however, has a big drawback; they have little headroom, and most of the space underneath is wasted. Hip-to-gable conversions aim to change this by transforming your sloping roof into vertical walls, also called gable walls. This results in a box-like structure that gives you ample space to create rooms of your choice. We have special construction teams who are experts at carrying out hip to gable conversions Fareham and other regions of the United Kingdom.

Benefits of Hip to Gable Loft Conversions

They are ideal for increasing space when it is not feasible to extend outwards. They can be carried out in combination with rear dormer conversion to create immense space. Hip to gable dormer loft conversion in Fareham is the latest construction trend because of the long list of benefits it provides.
  • They typically do not require planning permission.
  • They add considerable estate value to your property.
  • Gable end loft conversion also enhances the aesthetic value of your home.

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The Best Time for Hip to Gable Loft Conversion in Fareham

You would be glad to learn that the British Government recently relaxed planning permission requirements, and many alterations/modifications now fall within your permitted development rights. Since this revision, the trend of loft conversions has gathered pace, and countless households have carried out these conversions. Hip-to-gable loft conversions typically do not require planning permission, but this may vary from case to case. Carrying out hip to gable conversion in listed buildings and conservation areas will require planning permission. It also depends greatly on the construction company you hire. An experienced team will do their best to avoid the requirement of planning permission by following their pre-requisites. Our experts will help you get it even if you require it.

Building Regulations Compliance

Whether it is a hip to gable conversion or any other, they all require building regulations approval. These pertain to nearly all aspects of the transformation, including ventilation, fire safety, foundations, insulation, etc. The building regulation approval process is way more extensive than planning permission approval and strict. We have worked on numerous loft conversions and know how to deal with the concerned department. Our architects will constantly stay in touch with the building control officer throughout the construction process and ensure compliance with all regulations.


Hip to Gable Loft Conversion Fareham Conversion Process

Our team can visit your home and inspect your loft thoroughly. This is necessary for identifying if hip to gable roof loft conversion can be carried out on your loft and if the modification would provide you with any benefit. You can exchange the ideas you have for your loft conversion with our architects and designers. The rooms you want to build will be defined according to the required alterations and construction. Our architects will prepare the technical drawings and share them with the building control department and planning permission (if needed). A complete construction team will be put together to carry out your loft conversion. These will include our in-house engineers, designer, architects, fitters, carpenters, etc. We will procure all the raw materials and supplies necessary for the loft conversion. In short, you will not have to worry about anything. All you have to do is wait for your loft conversion to finish so that you can start enjoying your new room.
Hip to Gable Loft Conversion Fareham


Why Choose Us for This Service?

  • We are a highly experienced construction company, offering numerous construction services at highly competitive rates.
  • Enjoy the most affordable hip to gable loft conversion cost in Fareham by hiring us.
  • We have a complete team that can provide you with the comprehensive services required for a highly effective loft conversion.
  • Whether it is a party wall agreement, building completion certificate, or planning permission, we will make sure that everything is done the right way.