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cheap and cost effective Loft Conversion in Norwood | Initial Design Plan

At World of Lofts, we specialise in carrying out superior, yet cheap and cost effective loft conversion projects for homeowners in Norwood and the surrounding areas of South London and Kent. One of the most important elements to consider when adding a new loft conversion to your property is creating the perfect initial plan. That’s why our loft conversion company offers clients a complete design and construction service for all VELUX loft conversion and dormer loft conversion installations.

Putting a Plan Together

Establishing a Budget


The first stage of your cheap and cost effective loft conversion project is to calculate the maximum budget you can spend. Domestic clients in Norwood are recommended to factor in the costs of architects and designers, construction materials and any fees required for planning permission applications.


Our loft conversion company offers a fully inclusive project management package to make planning easier for homeowners in Norwood and the surrounding areas. Our team consists of builders, architects, building contractors, plumbers and electricians, covering every part of the job from start to finish. We will help clients to determine their budget with free quotes for irresistibly cheap and cost effective loft conversion prices.

Type of Loft Conversion


The kind of loft conversion you want for your Norwood home will be reflected in your budget. We offer high-quality, cheap and cost effective loft conversion installations for the following options:


• VELUX loft conversion – Ideal for smaller loft spaces. Windows will be fitted into the roofline to provide maximum natural daylight for comfort. Bedrooms and living areas will feel bigger, plus a VELUX loft conversion uses premium, energy-efficient windows for insulation


• Dormer loft conversion – Provides extra head room and floor space for en-suite bathrooms and to incorporate a better access to the loft by stairs. A dormer loft conversion can be placed at the front, rear or side of the property to better connect with existing water and drainage systems

Assistance with Design Concepts


Norwood clients will need professional assistance to draw up architectural plans for their loft conversion projects. Our loft conversion company provides a master architect for any kind of home improvements, included in our range of cheap and cost effective loft conversion services. An architect will meet with clients, visit the property and recommend the ideal design concept, based on the type of loft conversion they want. Ideas for VELUX loft conversion or dormer loft conversion installations will be factored into the budget.

Loft Conversion Timeframes


A loft conversion can take approximately 6 to 8 weeks to be completed. Therefore, a top tip is to schedule any work to begin when it will be less disruptive to your regular routine, including any social events or holidays you have coming up. The team at our loft conversion company will aim to finish installations and inspections within the agreed timeframe.

Points About Planning Permission

• If homeowners in Norwood need to apply for planning permission, our loft conversion company will arrange this directly with the local Norwood council


• The application process can take up to 8 weeks to be processed. However, a VELUX loft conversion or dormer loft conversion can usually be installed without it


• We advise that you check with the local authorities for confirmation, especially if your Norwood home is a listed building or situated in a conservation area

• Clients should also take their neighbours into consideration. Noise or potential damage may occur when constructing your cheap and cost effective loft conversion, especially if you share a wall in a semi-detached or terraced property


• It is best to keep you neighbours up-to-date with the timeframe for your VELUX loft conversion or dormer loft conversion to be completed

For more information about planning a loft conversion project at your home in Norwood or the surrounding area, call 07553 293 165.