Practical considerations

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    Useful contacts

    Architects and designers
    Architect Your Home,
    Charles Barclay Architects,
    Gregory Phillips Architects,
    LCE Architects,
    The Pike Practice,
    Stuart Forbes Associates,

    Specialist loft companies
    Above It All Loft Conversions (Northwest),
    Absolute Lofts (within the M25),
    Altitude Lofts (London area),
    Charles Grosvenor Loft Conversion Specialists (Birmingham, Worcester, Southeast),

    Find a professional
    Corgi (Council for Registered Gas Installers),
    Federation of Master Builders,
    Royal Institute of British Architects,

    Further advice Excellent independent site with plenty of information and advice. Government site on planning and building regulations.
    Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors,

    Useful suppliers
    Envirograf, Upgrades doors; fire-resistant products.
    Loft Shop, Windows, roofing, heating, loft ladders, spiral stairs and insulation.
    Saniflo, Independent plumbing services.
    Velux, Skylights, roof windows and blinds.

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