Loft conversion - Cambridge area

(6 Posts)
nappybrain Wed 25-Jun-08 09:55:19

Morning - would be v grateful if anyone has had a loft conversion done and is willing to recommend their builder. Also interested in likely cost for doing this. TIA

marmee Mon 28-Jul-08 11:43:19

We used Cavendish Lofts, v. good. Nice, considerate guys, cleaned up every day, kept to timescale (10 wks) and budget (£25K), and we're really pleased with our loft. They made really good use of the space. Hope this msg isn't too late to be useful!

Gizmo Mon 28-Jul-08 11:51:57

Marmee

Oooh, that's interesting. May I ask if that was for a velux conversion or a dormer?

SummerLightning Tue 29-Jul-08 09:42:08

We used Tom Hinton from Croft Design and Build to move a bathroom upstairs and put in a new kitchen, which was quite a big job, he was really good and I would recommend him. I know that where he used to live, he had done loft conversions for half the street, so I think he is a specialist in it.

Sorry I can't comment on prices, though 25K sounds pretty reasonable to me, I would have expected it to be 30-40 but I guess it depends on what you are having done, structural work, plumbing, etc.

His website is www.croftdb.co.uk/

marmee Tue 29-Jul-08 10:18:38

hey Gizmo, it's a dormer, with a little shower room and loo and two velux windows in the sloping side. We got decorated afterwards by one of their guys so all told it probs came to £30K (year and a half ago)

nappybrain Wed 20-Aug-08 16:33:43

Thanks everyone have just picked these messages up. All really useful.

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