Tips & Advice
Posted: September 30, 2022
When considering the space in your home, deciding what to do with the loft may not be a priority. However, for any household looking for extra storage or even an additional room that the whole family could use, it’s actually a hidden gem.
Posted: March 15, 2022
Read our 6 top tips on how to organise a loft and best practices for transforming your loft into a habitable, relaxing space with tidy, organised storage.
Posted: January 18, 2022
Choosing the best loft hatch for your home can sometimes be tricky when there are other factors involved. These often include the type of loft ladder you've chosen, the amount of room space you have and the size of your loft entrance.
That's why we've put together this guide on how to choose the best loft hatch for your home and the 4 main considerations you should think about.
Posted: December 16, 2021
During this time of year, the loft tends to be a place frequented a lot more than usual. Whether you are someone who likes to stay organised and will reach for the seasonal decorations towards the end of November, or are frantically pulling out the old Christmas tree just a few days before Christmas, most of us will climb up into the loft one time or another.
That's why we have put together our top loft safety tips to follow this winter!
Posted: November 24, 2021
With so many UK local authority laws governing the use and installation of loft ladders, loft stairs and loft conversions, it can sometimes feel a little bit overwhelming. However, you shouldn't let that stop you from expanding your living space - it's more than likely that these loft stairs building regulations aren't as complicated as they seem!
That's why we thought it best to go over a few of the most common queries about building regulations for stairs to your loft.
Posted: August 19, 2021
Lighting is one of the most important aspects of any living environment; it creates mood, space and dictates practicality. And when it comes to loft lighting, there’s no exception.
Perhaps you’ve decided to convert your loft into a third-storey bedroom, a cosy living area, or simply chosen to use it as a practical place to store your personal belongings. Either way, you need to consider the kind of lighting you want to use in order to get the most out of your loft space.
Posted: June 17, 2021
When you are looking to purchase an electric loft ladder, it can often be difficult to know which one to choose. There are many options currently on the market including both aluminium and wooden options. Choosing an electric option adds convenience and a modern look to your home.
Posted: May 19, 2021Categories: Saving Space, Tips & Advice
Carving out extra living space in the loft can be a wonderful way to make the most of your home’s square footage. However, you may have to work around challenges particular to lofts such as limited space, sloped ceilings and awkward layouts. Therefore, when it comes to renovating your loft, space saving furniture is often something you ought to bear in mind. In this blog you’ll find space saving furniture solutions for your loft - in particular we recommend modular furniture.
Posted: April 19, 2021
Safety is key when it comes to all DIY or home improvement projects, and the same can be said wherever you are entering and exiting the loft. When it comes to loft ladder safety, you can never be too cautious. It’s easy to avoid simple safety precautions, especially when you may use a loft ladder regularly, however caution should always be a priority.
Posted: March 12, 2021Categories: Saving Space, Tips & Advice
It’s that time of year again, and we’re all going through the same motions. We head up into our lofts, fall over boxes and old furniture, and try to retrieve our Christmas decorations and trees for yet another season of giving. But, how many of you have stopped and looked around the loft, wondering ‘what a great extra room this would make’ or ‘I could turn this into a lovely home office’, but then put it to the back of your mind for yet another year. It may be that you’re not ready for the amount of work this will entail, but what could be stopping you is the thought that you might not have enough space for another staircase in your home. In this blog, we explain how modular stairs can change your life!