Essex builders regularly undertake garage conversions in Harold Wood, and across Havering, as a cheaper and easier way to add space and value to your home, compared with other types of builds. You won’t need to resort to moving to get a house; so you’ll save on fees for stamp duty, solicitors etc. A garage conversion can also increase your home’s value.
What are you using your garage for? For most people it is usually a storage room for the stuff that we don’t ever, or barely use. If that is the case, then maybe it’s time to consider making better use of it and not only turn it into something more useful for the family, but it could also be a valuable asset.
Whilst the current coronavirus situation is causing the nation to self-isolate, many of us will have extra time on our hands to assess the jobs that need doing in the house. Getting things ticked off your list will not only give you mental satisfaction at finally getting around to doing those jobs, it is also a fantastic opportunity to upgrade your home and add real value. So what steps can you take before calling in the professionals?
Listed below are some basic tips which can help you lower the cost of your home renovation project.
If you are planning to renovate or build an extension, a builder is not the only expert that you will engage the services of prior to the build. Depending on what you are building or extending you may need the help of an architect to create the designs and a structural engineer to assess the structural condition of your home and calculate the types, weights and dimensions of the materials you need or want to use. Likewise, if you are self-building, a structural engineer will be vital.
Are you looking to create a bright, daylight-filled home? Daylight makes a room feel not just brighter, but also bigger and more welcoming. If you are renovating your home, building an extension or a loft conversion, we can give you some ideas of how to make the most of natural daylight.