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Loft Boarding For New Builds

We can assist you in converting your loft into a spacious storage area, providing a secure and clutter-free solution without affecting your new-build warranty

Will loft boarding in my new build avoid my warranty?

At Loft Ins Space, we understand the importance of maximising your loft’s storage potential in your newly built home without compromising your valuable warranty. Our BBA-certified Loft Boarding for New Builds is expertly designed to protect your loft insulation, ensuring it remains intact while providing a safe and durable storage solution. Our professional installation team guarantees that our solution complements your warranty, offering you peace of mind and clutter-free loft space in your new home.

Unlocking space in a compact new build loft with loft boarding

In some smaller loft spaces, support beams can limit the usable area. However, this doesn’t render your loft space unusable. Truss shelving is an excellent way to optimise storage space, making use of previously unused areas while providing convenient access points. Our truss shelving is exceptionally sturdy and capable of supporting a wide range of items, including suitcases and more.

As one of the leading Loftzone installers in the UK, we prioritise strength and safety in every aspect of our installations. Whether it’s loft flooring, loft ladders, loft lighting, or truss shelving, we leave no room for uncertainty!

Why customers love choosing Loft Ins Space when it comes to loft boarding

We are the premier installers of a variety of award-winning Raised Loft Boarding Systems covering South Wales and the South West of England.

Lifetime Guarantee Service

Lifetime guarantee service

We provide top-quality service with a lifetime guarantee on all our loft boarding services, ensuring your utmost satisfaction.

1-Day Average Installation

1-day average installation

Our skilled installers typically complete installations within 1-2 days, depending on job type and loft size.

Suitable For Old & New Lofts

Suitable for old & new lofts

Our solutions fit old and new properties, expertly tailored options to upgrade any loft space efficiently.

BBA Approved Systems

BBA approved systems

We only use the best quality for your home with BBA-approved systems, offering you complete peace of mind.

Does loft boarding invalidate NHBC?

No, loft boarding using approved systems like LoftZone Storefloor does not invalidate NHBC (National House Building Council) warranties. These systems are designed to protect insulation and maintain the integrity of your loft space without compromising warranties. It’s important to ensure that any loft boarding or storage solutions are installed by professionals who use NHBC-approved methods to avoid warranty issues.

How Loft In Space can help

We are the premier installers of a variety of award-winning Raised Loft Boarding Systems covering South Wales and the South West of England.

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Loft Boarding

Elevate your home with our expert loft boarding services, transforming unused lofts into safe, efficient storage spaces. Enjoy a quick installation, tailored solutions, and up to 50% more space in your home.

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Loft Ladders

Improve your loft’s accessibility with our range of Loft Ladders. Designed for ease of use, safety, and durability, our loft ladders are the perfect solution for seamless loft access. Enhance your home with a practical, stylish ladder that fits your space perfectly.

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Loft Extras

Complete your loft transformation with our key extras: Earthwool Loft Insulation for energy efficiency, professional electrical work, and lighting solutions to add functionality and style. Elevate your loft with these essential enhancements for a comfortable and efficient space.

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Loft Conversion Alternative

Our loft conversion alternatives quickly and affordably turn your loft into usable space. With no structural changes, we complete most projects within 1-2 weeks, installing timber ladders, insulation, boarding, windows, and handling electrics, tailored to your needs.

What are the drawbacks of opting for standard, budget loft flooring in new build homes?

Standard loft boarding involves installing loft boards directly onto the loft joists or a timber subframe. This approach, often considered a DIY method, is not suitable for insulated lofts, especially in newly built homes. The use of a timber subframe to elevate the floor height can compress the insulation and introduce excessive weight that the structure wasn’t designed for. Additionally, it can result in issues like dampness and condensation. It’s important to note that standard loft boarding has not been recommended for lofts since 2013, and even before that, it was considered less favourable.

What do customers think about our service?

Colin Gardiner
Colin Gardiner
2024-05-15
We had Loft in space come to give us a quote, and from the start we knew we were dealing with a very professional company, the man who came to see us was very knowledgeable, we were booked in for a week later, the four boys that turned up were on time, very friendly and knew what they were doing, they were there a few hours, a little noisey at times which can only be expected, then cleaned up and left, had a curtesy call too to make sure it was as we expected, thanks to all of you for a vey pleasant experience.
Lynne Jackson
Lynne Jackson
2024-05-09
Thoroughly recommend Loft Ins Space! From meeting Mike (owner, lovely and friendly) for the free quotation, to Scott and Carl fitting our loft ladder, the whole process was seamless. We were advised on the time of fitting which was agreed in advance. Great care was taken of our house (cream carpets protected) and everything was meticulously cleared away once completed. We were contacted by Mike once the ladder was fitted to make sure we were happy. What a service!
David Gould
David Gould
2024-05-07
We had our loft done 7 months ago by Scott. The job was done brilliantly. we had a small issue with our light not working but Scott was fast to come the next afternoon and fixed it right away. I can confidently know they offer a brilliant service thank you for your work and sorry for the delay in the review :)
Matthew Jenkins
Matthew Jenkins
2024-05-05
Great experience. They moved the loft hatch, installed more insulation, built flooring and installed a drimaster. Michael was great at responding to questions about the job and quote. The guys who did the job were friendly and efficient. Whole job was done in about a day and a half, to a high standard, and they left the place spotless on completion. Very happy. Thanks.
Gary Canham
Gary Canham
2024-05-03
Great service from quotation to fitting. Very happy with loft ladder and boarding. Highly recommended.
Geraldine Butler
Geraldine Butler
2024-05-01
From when we arranged for Michael to come and give us a quote to have a loft ladder installed and flooring and shelving fitted in our loft to having the actual work completed the customer service we received was excellent. The team did a very good job. They were friendly, professional and very respectful to us and our home. We knew exactly what they were going to do on the day as they took us through the whole process when they arrived on the morning of the installation. They were punctual and arrived at the agreed time and just got stuck into the job. They were very neat workers and when finished they cleaned up after themselves. Everywhere was cleaned to a high standard. We have so much more storage space now which is now much more accessible with the loft ladder.
J D
J D
2024-04-29
Lofts In Space us an excellent loft installer. Michael visited us and his team installed a wooden loft ladder cutting out a new hatch. We had a minor problem with it and they returned promptly to fix it....no fuss. It has made our lives safer and easier. Thank you .
Catrin Jones
Catrin Jones
2024-04-29
Lofts Ins Space did a fantastic job! The work was to an excellent standard and any mess was cleared away immediately. I am very grateful to them for sorting out a potentially tricky job so smoothly. I would have no hesitation in recommending them. Many thanks to all the team.
James Wales
James Wales
2024-04-24
Very good communication from the staff and once at our house we're very respectful and kept all mess to a minimum. Once finished a full explanation of what works were carried out were given and made sure we were completely happy before leaving our house. Won't definitely recommend.
Nick Shepherd
Nick Shepherd
2024-04-23
Excellent work carried out by the Loft Ins Space team, I am really happy with how it's turned out. Michael and his team were recommended to us by my father, who had also had loft boards and a ladder put in. Michael visited over a lunch time in order to make measurements to give us a quote. He then patiently talked us through exactly what they could offer us. A week later, the team arrived and it took about 4 hours to fit loft boards, truss shelving, widening of the loft hatch, a ladder and new hatch and fitting two lights (which involved running electricity). The team were quick and clean - laying carpet protector before they started and hoovering up after they'd finished. Would absolutely recommend.

Loft Boarding for all types of properties

Our loft boarding services are versatile and designed for all property types. Whether you own a modern home or a property with historical charm, we offer tailored solutions to transform your loft into a practical and efficient space.

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Loft Boarding for New Builds

Ensure your NHBC Warranty remains intact with our compliant boarding systems. Adhering to NHBC guidelines, our storage solutions offer peace of mind without jeopardising your warranty.

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Loft Boarding for Pre-1975 Houses

Our systems are fully approved and tailored for homes with optimal loft insulation, preventing damp issues. Plus, all work is backed by a lifetime warranty and guarantee for your assurance.

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Loft Boarding for Post-1975 Houses

Our custom systems cater to homes that may present unique challenges due to older construction methods and materials. Loft Ins Space provides expert advice and suitable solutions for these properties.

What is the significance of proper ventilation in a loft space?

With the improved insulation levels found in modern homes, more heat is retained in the rooms below, resulting in lower temperatures in the loft space. Additionally, modern appliances like washing machines, tumble dryers, and showers release moisture into the air, leading to higher humidity levels in our living environments. This increased humidity gradually seeps into the roof space, creating a cold and moist environment. Maintaining proper airflow becomes crucial in such conditions.

When loft boarding is directly applied to the joists or a timber subframe, the air doesn’t have sufficient opportunity to cool down before reaching these structural elements and the boarding itself. These components then act as thermal bridges, collecting interstitial condensation and moisture. Over time, this can lead to rotting and structural issues, affecting the safety of the loft. It is therefore recommended to have an airflow gap of at least 50mm between the boards and insulation, a requirement that standard loft boarding cannot easily meet.

Enhancing energy efficiency with our loft boarding service

Our loft boarding services are designed with energy efficiency in mind. By using advanced boarding techniques, we help maintain the integrity of your home’s insulation. This not only contributes to significant energy savings by reducing heat loss but also ensures a comfortable living environment. Our approach to loft boarding enhances your home’s thermal efficiency, making it a smarter, more eco-friendly living space.

How we can help transform your loft space in a few simple steps

In just a few easy steps, you can start enjoying the advantages of loft boarding

Give Us A Call Or Fill Out Our Quote Form

Give us a call or fill out our quote form to start maximising your loft

Ready to transform your space? Simply give us a call or fill out our online quote form. Our team is on hand to provide you with all the information you need and to get your project started. Let’s turn your vision into reality!

We Will Provide A Free No Obligation Quote

We will provide a free no-obligation quote for all our services

Following a thorough evaluation of your loft by our professional surveyor, you’ll receive a tailored quotation. This quote will reflect your specific needs and preferences discussed during the assessment.

We Install Your Loft Boarding System

We install your new loft boarding system at your convenience

After you have reviewed and approved the provided quote, we will work closely with you to schedule a convenient installation date. We aim to ensure that the agreed-upon work aligns seamlessly with your availability.

Start your loft boarding journey today

Embark on enhancing your home with our expert loft boarding. Transform your loft now into a practical space. Get in touch to begin your loft improvement journey today

Secure and easy access with our loft boarding

At the heart of our loft boarding services is a commitment to your safety. We meticulously ensure that every installation provides easy and secure access to your new attic space. Our team focuses on creating a safe environment, from the structural integrity of the boarding to the accessibility features. With our expert installation, you can confidently use your attic, knowing it’s a safe and well-constructed extension of your home.

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Get your quote today and unlock the full benefits of our services. Join the ranks of satisfied customers in Cardiff, Swansea, Newport, and Bristol who have already experienced the difference our high-quality solutions can make. We’re committed to enhancing your home and ensuring your complete satisfaction. Don’t miss out—call us now or fill out our simple quote form and take the first step towards elevating your loft space.

Streamline your space with loft clearance by Loft Ins Space

Transform your cluttered attic into a neat, efficient area with our Loft Clearance services. At Loft Ins Space, we specialise in turning chaotic lofts into orderly, functional spaces. Whether you’re preparing for loft boarding, a renovation, or simply need to declutter, our expert team will handle the clearance process with care and efficiency. We remove unwanted items, organise your belongings, and prepare your loft for its next chapter. Choose Loft Ins Space for a hassle-free loft clearance that paves the way for a more organised and spacious home.

Loft boarding for new builds FAQ’s

With the right products and installation techniques, we can enhance your loft storage space while keeping your new build warranty intact.

Does loft boarding for new builds void my warranty?

No, our loft boarding for new builds is designed not to void your warranty. We use BBA-certified systems that protect your insulation and comply with industry standards.

How long does it take to install loft boarding in a new build?

The installation time can vary depending on the size and complexity of the loft, but most jobs can be completed in 1-2 days.

Is loft boarding suitable for all types of new build homes?

Our loft boarding is designed to be compatible with a wide range of newly built homes. However, it’s best to with one of our experts for an assessment.

What are the benefits of loft boarding for new builds?

Loft boarding provides additional storage space without compromising insulation or warranty. It allows you to maximise the use of your loft area efficiently.

Will loft boarding affect the energy efficiency of my new build home?

No, our loft boarding is designed to enhance energy efficiency by protecting insulation and creating a usable loft space.

Do I need to make structural changes to my loft for loft boarding?

No, our loft boarding systems are non-invasive and do not require structural changes to your loft.

Can I access my loft after loft boarding is installed?

Yes, our loft boarding systems include safe and durable loft access solutions, such as loft ladders, for easy access to your loft space.

Is loft boarding for new builds expensive?

Loft boarding is an affordable solution compared to full loft conversions. It provides cost-effective extra storage space in your newly built home.

Is loft boarding suitable for storing heavy items?

Yes, our loft boarding systems are designed to support heavy items, including suitcases and more.

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