Monthly archive - October 2011

DIY Loft Conversions – When good intentions go badly wrong

DIY Loft Conversions – When good intentions go badly wrong

As we explored in a previous blog, entering into a loft conversion is a big commitment. The cost can be a big deterrent for people considering a conversion; a big part of the cost of a conversion can come from labour. Read more


DIY Loft Conversions – An Introduction

DIY Loft Conversions – An Introduction

Some people just like to do the work themselves. It’s that simple. They prefer to be their own boss and run their own show. That is always an admirable thing, to take on the responsibility of the hard work involved with major home improvements and DIY loft conversions. Read more


Cold Snap – Advice from Modern Attics to keep you warm this winter

Cold Snap – Advice from Modern Attics to keep you warm this winter

Have you started to feel the chill of winter’s bite yet? There is no doubt that the autumn is transitioning us from the warmer weather we have been experiencing of late into the chilly, frost bitten, below zero flash freeze of winter. So what does Modern Attics recommend for you to stay warm? Read more


Investing in a brighter future with a loft conversion in London

Investing in a brighter future with a loft conversion in London

Family planning is a difficult thing to get right. The present and the future change so quickly these days that it’s hard to keep a firm plan in place. Read more


Home Invasions – a handy guide to bats in the attic

Home Invasions – a handy guide to bats in the attic

Bats have a bad reputation. Since Bram Stoker and the rise of Hammer Horror, bats have been pegged as the furry, airborne embodiment of evil. Meatloaf helped them out considerably in the 80s, but even that couldn’t repair the damage completely. Read more