What houses are compatible with loft conversions?

Your Questions Answered Is my house suitable for a loft conversion? We work on a number of homes in Essex, and the one question we are asked the most is ‘is my house suitable for a loft conversion?’ A lot of people assume that the home that...

When would I need planning permission for a house extension?

Could extending be right for you? If you love the home and area that you live in but need more space, extending is a great alternative to moving. A lot of people are put off of extending because they think it’s a complicated process that always requires planning permission. As...

How much value could a dormer conversion add?

Adding space and value to your home in Essex As one of the leading providers of Dormer loft conversions Essex has to offer, we are often asked if one can add value to your home. The answer does vary from property to property, but it’s generally yes! Here’s everything...

Is Planning Permission Required for a Garage Conversion?

As the experts in garage conversions Essex customers trust, we are used to dealing with a range of enquiries. One of the things we are asked the most is ‘do you need planning permission for a garage conversion?’. The answer is no – but sometimes,...

The Top 5 Benefits of a House Extension

Have you been searching for the leading specialists in house extensions Essex has to offer? Then welcome! Here at Add a Room, we are here to transform properties and the lives of people who own them with extensions. Here are just five of the benefits...

How Do the Types of Loft Conversions Differ?

A loft conversion is one of the easiest ways to add space to a property, and we are seeing an increasing amount of demand here at Add a Room. One of the most common questions we are asked by potential customers is what kind of...

What Does Our Loft Conversion Process Involve?

With smarter home storage solutions now available, and more homeowners than ever before using marketplace sites like Facebook and eBay to get rid of old furniture and items, lofts which were once filled with old unused items are now starting to become attractive-looking extra rooms. Here...

Loft Conversion Project – Westcliff on Sea

Our customer wanted to extend the already substantial house to gain a master bedroom with ensuite shower room. They wanted to free up the bedrooms downstairs for the teenage children to have their own rooms. We did a full design package and planning submission to the local...

Home Improvements Standford Le Hope

This was a nice little job for us. The Client wanted to increase the ground floor footprint of her house, to incorporate a new kitchen and cloak room. In order to add lots more light to the room we used a roof light fitted directly...

Single Storey Extension Hornchurch

The brief we had for this was “wow factor” incorporating a new kitchen/living space and a new bathroom. Our architect started with two centrally located roof lanterns, electrically operated from the kitchen. This allowed the light to flood the room even on gloomy days. This,...