There is currently a housing shortage in London. House prices are constantly rising without showing any signs of halting in the near future. There is a real scope for refurbishments, house extensions and new construction whenever land becomes available. Therefore, professional builders South London selects have the choices and options to deal with all possibilities.
Building Options in South London
There are a number of different ways that the builders in South London can help with making the most of improving an existing property
As a major world city, London is blessed with a range of different building styles. Looking at an Edwardian townhouse as an example, builders South London has are able to strip back the layers of plaster and paint to reveal the original brick work. This could mean re-establishing a wooden floor. Also, builders South London clients prefer have a lot of experience and expertise in dealing with “listed” buildings. Original and modern features can then be successfully blended together. Check out Tage London
Many older properties have a basement. This could now be a dank and forgotten area full of rubbish. With the proper conversion providing damp coursing, ventilation, heating and illumination, the basement would be converted into very enticing and liveable space.
This is the other forgotten area in many houses. The flooring can be secured, and renewed. The rafters cleaned and repaired. Lighting, heating and ventilation can also be provided. A window can be fitted into the roof. Then the loft could be fully decorated.
This could then become an office space or an extra bedroom. All this work can be completed within 8 to 12 weeks.
Home Extensions. If there is a need to find a large property, then the best option is to extend the existing home. Given the very high property prices and probable lack of availability of affordable housing, then a home extension could make a lot of sense. This could be built on or over a driveway next to the property or at the rear of the house. Then a seamless extension can be planned and added to an existing home.
Once the home extension has been set up, the next consideration is to determine how to control the heating and ventilation in a home. Energy efficiency saves money and is good for the environment.
Smart Home Systems. With advances in technology, the increasing use of computers and smart mobile phones, all energy systems can be regulated and controlled remotely. Look seriously at the use of Nest Thermostat Installation. These thermostats can be fully integrated with heating and ventilation systems. These systems adapt itself to the patterns and routines of the household. It does this for the whole year. There will be a constant adjustment to changing circumstances. Of course changes can be made at any times by an operator. A system like this could save a household up to 20% in heating bills.
There are a variety of other “smart” systems, that can be added to any new home, or home extension. These cover light control, smoke and fire alarm systems.
It is clear that Nest Learning Thermostat London promotes are a sophisticated range of products for the modern home.
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