Uncovering Bristol – Independent and Arty at Room 212

By Naomi Madelin In blog No comments

Bristol is a fabulously arty city.  We all love our Banksy fame, but there’s a lot more to our artistic credentials than one possibly anonymous artist! We have art spaces and galleries tucked away all over our vibrant city. If you’ve spent any reasonable time in Bristol you’ll probably have taken a stroll along the […]

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Cosy nests and space for guests

By Naomi Madelin In Loft conversion case study No comments

Jon Pritchard recently completed a Bristol loft conversion in a semi-detached property, which included a significant remodel of part of the first floor and a full re-roof.  Our customers kindly agreed to allow our photographer into their completed renovations, and talked to us about the whole experience. Neil is a chartered building surveyor, and he’s […]

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SMART control for your loft conversion windows

By Naomi Madelin In Loft lifestyle, Loft windows 1 Comment

This year Jon Pritchard’s loft conversion customers have been choosing the new VELUX Active control for their roof windows. From a provider point-of-view we are really happy with the system and have been excited to see how straightforward it is to install. It’s great to have new and improved products to offer our Bristol loft […]

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The full package loft conversion

By Naomi Madelin In Loft conversion 1 Comment

We are sometimes contacted by people who have already had their loft designs drawn up and want to engage Jon Pritchard as their Bristol-based loft conversion specialist. Unless you’re experienced in loft conversions this sounds like a simple enough request. However, some architects, who may be less familiar with the practicalities of the build side […]

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Overcoming a Party Wall Dispute

By Naomi Madelin In Home improvement, Loft conversion case study No comments

If you live in a semi-detached or terraced home and wish to undertake a loft conversion, you need your neighbours to sign a Party Wall Agreement due to the potential works to the shared party wall. Usually your neighbours’ consent is a formality and, happy that you’ve considered and consulted them, they will sign your […]

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Lead work – skills we are proud to show

By Naomi Madelin In Home improvement, Loft conversion exteriors No comments

Lead details/flashings are integral to the weather tightness of a roof and lead work skills are a vital part of securing the outside of your new loft conversion. At Jon Pritchard we leave nothing to chance and have produced some wonderful lead work on our loft conversion projects. What is lead on the roof for? […]

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