How to Organise Ottoman Bed Storage

When we had our loft conversion, bedroom storage was a key part of the planning process and something we really had to think about. We decided early on that we would only look at ottoman beds for our new bedroom as they offer so much more storage space compared to standard king size beds and

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Our Finished Loft Conversion – and Tour!

It’s taken me awhile to put this post together but finally it’s done and I can share with you our finished loft conversion with you – and a little video tour at the end. We started planning our loft conversion nearly two years ago, organised the finances for it and enlisted the services of Altitude

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Planning Our L Shaped Dormer Loft Conversion

When we started planning to have our loft conversion we quickly found out that having dormer loft conversions inflated the loft cost quite considerably compared to a Velux loft conversion – and having an L shaped dormer conversion inflated the cost even more. But, an l shaped loft conversion was a design that worked well

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Lowering Our First Floor Ceilings

From soon after we started planning a loft conversion we knew that we would need to lower our first floor ceilings in the process. It’s often the case with older properties that there isn’t enough head height in the roof space to accommodate another floor.

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Our Loft Conversion Progress

Two and a half weeks ago we started our loft conversion. It was meant to start back in April but Covid pushed it back and it finally started just after the children went back to school. I wrote about planning a loft conversion but I thought I should also do a little update on the

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Planning A Loft Conversion

We knew quite a few years ago that one day, if we could, we would do a loft conversion on our home. This has always been our forever home, the children were born here and so it makes sense to make the house perfect for us at each stage of our life. A loft conversion

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A Year of Having a Cleaner

A year ago we made probably the most middle class decision we have ever made – and we got a cleaner. I had been working from home for a year and found my time pulled between the house, school and work and trying to cram everything into the hours that the children were at school

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