Tips and Advice

Welcome to the Tips and Advice section on Add A Room – your new home for the best tips and advice on everything there is to know about loft conversions, house extensions and garage conversions.


Here you will find quick and easy guides, helping you to learn more about home improvement topics. Whatever you want to know about your design and build project, our tips and advice section will be the perfect place to start!


Whether you’re wondering what style loft conversion would suit your property, or you want to know how much value a house extension could add to your property, you’ve come to the right place.

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    What Should You Use a Garage Conversion For? If you are one of the many people looking to convert their garage, you are probably looking for some inspiration. Here you’ll find some of the best garage conversion

  • House Extensions vs Moving to a Bigger Home

    Which is the Best Choice for You? Should I move or should I extend? Any homeowner wanting more space has been faced with the same dilemma: house extension or move house? It can be hard to decide which is the ri

  • How much head height do you need for a loft conversion?

    What is the required height for a loft conversion? If you are thinking about converting your loft, then you probably have lots of questions. What kinds of loft conversion are available? What should you use your

  • How much does it cost to convert a garage?

    The cost of converting a garage to a room If you are looking to convert your garage, you certainly aren’t alone. We’re seeing more and more interest from property owners looking to maximise all of the potential