Quality building work and great service, that Carmichaels has been providing the South and South West Wales area since 1978.
Mr & Mrs Cox - "We asked Carmichaels to carry out our loft conversion, after seeing the one they did for our neighbours. Needless to say, we are delighted with our new loft. It has exceeded our expectations. Our daughter loves her new room. Thank you all at Carmichaels for carrying out the works so professionally from start to finish. A job, well done!!!"
A number of factors determine if your proposed loft needs planning permission. As a general rule of thumb, the following conditions apply:
Going through our diary we've done 100+ conversions in..
Carmichaels have carried out a whole range of loft conversions. Our expertise and experience will take you through all the steps, from concept and design stage to the completed project. All you need to do is tell us what you want to achieve in the conversion.
When finished, all our work is fully guaranteed and officially certified, and you will receive all the completion certificates to verify that your home improvement has been completed to comply with all the current legislation.
No hassle if and when you decide to move on.
A Simple Guide to your conversion process; these times can be longer or shorter, depending on size and complexities of your conversion but represent an average timescale.
This means sealing off the upstairs, digging a quick hole to the outside world so the works upstairs will not interfere with you existing living space. The new floor with means cutting away and creating new struts and support for the new deck layer.
The second week is spent fixing the new structure skeleton inside the existing. This means that all cables, and pipes for heating, en suite, ceiling lights need to be run at this stage.
This means building the outside of the structure, cutting a hole, placing struts and drainage.
This is where the stairs in going to be for up or down
Instead of bricks of younder year, the walls are now plaster board. This stuff is fitted onto the structure.
All artefacts, arches,doors and frames are also installed at this stage.
Access to the new loft is created by punching a hole though the new loft, and installing the staricase. The staircase will probably be fitted in parts on site with some prefab but will need to fit through the front door.
With all the bits in place, the final step is to plaster the walls, and fix the plugs, taps, ceramics etc.. and make it look clean and nice