John talks about the craft of making staircases. How long have you been making your own staircases? “When I did my first loft conversion about 15 years ago, I knew that I wanted the stairs to be top quality.
Due to the changing nature of the workplace and more people working freelance or choosing to work from home, an increasing number of our customers are using their loft conversion to provide them with a bespoke office space. An office in the loft works really well as you can usually guarantee a quieter environment.
Is a loft conversion a good investment? This is probably one of the most important questions people ask themselves before they decide to go ahead with their loft conversion and it deserves some careful consideration. Some of the questions you need to ask yourselves are: Do we like our house and the area where we […]
All new builds have to take into account current building legislation, and loft conversions are no different. The good news is that once you are working with Clarendon Carpentry, we will take responsibility for ensuring that your conversion is fully compliant, so you don’t need to worry.
Back in 2000, one of the first lofts that John did was for our friends Tim and Jill Griffin who live in Knighton, Leicester. This was long before digital photography came along, but fortunately John did remember to take a few pics once the loft was finished. John says: ‘This was one of the first […]
The main preparation that you will need to make before John and the team can begin work on your loft conversion is to clear out your loft. This can seem like a daunting prospect but think of it as an opportunity to get rid of things you’ve been hoarding for years, a chance to sell […]