A place for everything – built-in storage in your Loft Conversion

By Naomi Madelin In Loft conversion, Loft lifestyle No comments

Lofts can have some interesting ceiling slopes, nooks and crannies – you might wonder what you can do with them and how best to incorporate them into your loft design. The answer – storage! Jon Pritchard can help you with ideas and expertise to create built-in wardrobes, cupboards, shelves, handy recesses and other custom storage […]

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Working in the loft – an artist’s view

By Naomi Madelin In Loft lifestyle No comments

Ella Rice studied textile design at Central St. Martins and tapestry weaving at West Dean College before setting up home in Bristol. Fed up with having to tidy up her work-in-progress from the family’s busy kitchen hub, she decided to convert the loft in her home into a studio. “The loft studio has changed my […]

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Winter Warmers for Christmas and chilly days

By Naomi Madelin In Loft lifestyle No comments

To help you stay toastie this winter time, and embrace all things seasonal, we’ve scoured the web for the Best of British warming winter drinks (with some European influence and ingredients from around the globe of course). First up – mulled wine.  There’s nothing like a chilly walk and home to a glass or three […]

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L-shaped terraced loft conversions – what are they?

By Jon Pritchard In Loft bathroom/ensuite, Loft conversion, Loft lifestyle 2 Comments

What is an L-shaped loft conversion? L-shaped loft conversions extend over the rear extension that exists in many Victorian and Edwardian are ideal for Victorian and Edwardian terraced properties where there is a back addition at the rear – usually housing the kitchen in the ground floor and a bathroom above.  It means that you have a […]

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Music for your Loft Conversion

By Jon Pritchard In Loft conversion, Loft lifestyle No comments

Lofts (or attics if you’re in America) are such amazing spaces. We love them, and so do many creative folk. Loft dance studios, artist’s studios, yoga spaces, recording studios… We’ve put together a list of 6 music recommendations themed around and inspired by lofts.  Try them at your summer loft cocktail party. 1/ Loft Cocktail Party […]

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Six Great Cocktails for your Summer Loft Party

By Jon Pritchard In Loft lifestyle 1 Comment

Lofts are a great place to hang out – just check the internet for ‘attic bar’, ‘loft bar’ ‘loft restaurant’ and you’ll soon realise that up in the rafters is where the ‘in’ set are! To these ends we’ve put together a short list of some delicious summery cocktails for your loft warming – or […]

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Appeal of loft conversions soar as property supply plummets

By Jon Pritchard In Loft conversion, Loft lifestyle, Home improvement No comments

According to one property supply index, published in early August 2015, the number of home owners putting their properties on the market fell by more than 13% in July. The index, complied by online estate agent House Simple, uses data from more than 100 major towns and cities to compare monthly changes in property supply. […]

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