If you have got the best attic conversion Derby has to offer then you have joined the ten percent of home owners who have made the upgrade in the past five years.
Those stats come from a survey done by Which?, that carried out a survey of over 1,000 home owners to get an idea of the most popular common home improvements they had carried out.
The found the following:
Installing a new boiler or central heating system (34%)
Having a garden make-over (26%)
Installing double glazing (26%)
Building an extension (17%)
Knocking through rooms (12%)
Fitting solar panels (12%)
Getting a loft conversion (10%)
Adding an extra bedroom (9%)
As you can see the majority of these changes focused on increasing the space available in the homes. This isn’t surprising as in the UK we have the smallest home sizes in Europe.
It is also the case that more and more people are looking to improve their homes rather than move as there the house selling market has slowed down significantly in recent months.
There are various reasons given for this such as nervousness over Brexit, as well as the cost of housing simply being too high and people getting a better deal if they stay put and improve their homes.
If you want a loft conversion to make your home more suitable for your needs, and for longer, then get in touch with us and we will see what we can do to help. We have significant experience creating loft conversion to a range of budgets and will use this expertise to help you get the most out of your home.