Loft transformation

What are the benefits of loft conversion and are loft worth it

An Loft extension is a great way of creating an extra living space and benefit from a bigger property without the hassle of moving home but is converting attic to loft worth it?

By building a conservatory or attic extension to an existing property or by converting the loft, not only you enhance your standard of living but you also increase the value of your property and spent less money and time than buying a larger property.
So, whether it's to create a new room, simply extend upon an existing room, an additional bedroom or a larger kitchen it can be a great way to transform your home and add value to it.

Extensions are also a popular option for potential buyers who have found a property in the perfect location but the property doesn't quite meet their exact specification.

The benefits of making an extension or transforming your loft don't stop here. Other benefits of an extension also include:

You get to make it your own

Rather than buying a new home, you get to alter and personalize your existing one, you could also benefit from the creation of additional space at the place you actually need it and truly expand it in the way you want to.

bedroom in a loft with large windows.

You'll save time and money

Instead of giving a huge deposit on a new home and paying solicitors, agencies and movers to get your furniture there, you can put considerably less money and time towards a home extension / loft conversion. With an extension / loft conversion you will also save you money in the long run and you could have money left over to help you decorate the new space.

You'll increase the value of your home

By extending your property or converting a loft in clapham, in a both effective to the home's overall design way and in size will absolutely raise the value of your property since the aesthetic will be updated, the square footage will increase and your home will become more functional.


When you choosing Proficiency for your project, you will benefit by having a single company, to deliver a successful project by fulfilling multiple tasks, including great design, quality, budget and project management.

Our company work with any projecy such as home extension and property renovation, from complex double basement developments to new builds.

Bright dormer loft bedroom

Are Loft Conversions Worth It?

A Loft Conversion can increase value of your home. Also it can increase even further over a time which can be seen at Nationwide house price index. However, in order for this to be achieved, there are various requirements that need to be considered. For which, an overview follows:

Are loft conversions a good investment for your home? Certainly, there is the expense associated with adding a loft to your home. This takes time and will cause some disruption but will it be worth it for you?

Of course, only you can truly answer are loft conversions worth it? They may very well be as they offer plenty of added space for an expanding family or for a quiet little getaway from the hustle and bustle of your lower floors.

attic bedroom with modern decoration

There are different types of lofts you can built onto your home. Depending on the type suited for your home, the disruption while it is being constructed may be minimal. The value added to your home when it is complete should make it all worthwhile.

Another benefits of loft conversion that it provides a home added space for storing items, furnishings and so on without having to spend additional money on storing them elsewhere. Think of seasonal equipment for sports or Christmas and winter decorations.

A loft provides you with an instant guest room for visitors. It also can serve as a place for you to retreat to, for time to relax with a cuppa and a good book. Loft conversion does add value to your home and you can do it without having to spend money on a larger house! So, is a loft conversion worth it? If you answered yes then Proficiency can help you to build one. Fill out your contact details on the top right and we will get in touch.

Clara Annesley

Clara Annesley is an interior design and construction content writer. She holds a BSc (Hons) in Architectural Design Technology from the University of West London. Clara specialises in residential construction for topics like health & safety, architectural design and writing cost guides for renovation and remodelling projects.