Wondering What to Do with Your Empty Loft Space?

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March 15, 2018

Have you ever thought that maybe it’s time to put your loft space to good use? Is it just an area full of rubbish, with no real purpose other than to store things in a rather untidy manor? Having a loft conversion is a fantastic way to enhance your property for various reasons, and we’re here to explain how you could benefit from converting your loft into something great, and also give a few ideas of just what you could do with the space…


Making the most of the space

As we’ve just briefly touched upon, putting your loft space to good use can be a great investment for your home. There are so many opportunities for you to transform your property with a loft conversion that you will be able to reap the benefits from long term and that can ultimately increase the space within your home, or at least turn the space into something useful.


Increase the value of your home

Probably the most significant benefit of having a loft conversion, is that it increases the value of your home. This is important for several reasons. Adding value to your property is good in the long term as it means your home will be worth more money when it comes to putting it on the market and selling it. Furthermore, it can increase the value by quite a bit more than you would think, making it a very wise investment.

Another benefit of having a loft conversion, is that it means your home becomes more appealing to buyers and therefore easier to sell in the future, and for a good price, too. As well as this, as the conversion is an internal change to your property, it has no effect on the external space or appearance around your property. For example, if you were to choose an extension over a conversion, this would decrease the outdoor space and is at risk of making the building less visually appealing.


It’s very cost effective

Most commonly, people turn to having a loft conversion for the space. Whatever this may be for, utilising the space you already have inside your home is a lot cheaper and more cost effective than looking to move into somewhere bigger. Getting a loft conversion means that you are able to avoid the cost and stress of moving somewhere with more space. Although it can be a little costly, it’s definitely less costly as well as more effective than buying a bigger home or getting an extension, and it’s certainly a worthwhile investment.


What you could convert your loft to…

There are many things you can do with a loft conversion, it all comes down to what you require the extra space for. Perhaps you’re expanding the family and want to turn it into a nice new bedroom, or it could even simply be a spare room for guests, with a modern but homely touch.

You could also convert the space into an office. This is ideal for work purposes – why rent an office when you can make one in your own home?!

Your loft conversion doesn’t have to be quite as extreme as the suggestions above, you could simply re-decorate and arrange it. Make it a nice, roomy storage space and have a clear out. You don’t need to dread going into the loft to root around for something anymore.


Let your imagination run wild with your loft conversion, think of all the fun and exciting things you could do and what it is you ultimately want to do with the space. It’s a great investment and something that we would highly recommend looking into. If you have any questions or would simply like some advice on how you can transform your loft, speak to us today on 0161 279 518.