Loft conversions - room in the roof: Fact sheet no. 12

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This Fact sheet by wood for good is a brief introduction to loft conversions - room in the roof.

The sheet contains a run-down of the various timber elements which might feature in a loft conversion (including beams, joists, cladding and fire doors) and also covers some of the considerations which may need to be made before performing a loft conversion including the need to comply with Building Regulations.


  • Beams and joists
  • Cladding
  • Windows
  • Staircases and fire doors
  • Room in the roof

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