Small house extension ideas

Small house extension ideas

As experienced home extension builders in Loughborough, Abell Building Services have worked on properties of all sizes, from the very large to the very small. We've seen time and time again that some of the biggest transformations can be achieved in the smallest...

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What is a dormer loft conversion?

What is a dormer loft conversion?

A dormer loft conversion can add significant value - not to mention much-needed head clearance - to your property if you have loft space currently not in use. But what exactly is a dormer? Abell Building Services' expert home extensions builders have worked on many...

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Home renovation vs remodel – what’s the difference?

Home renovation vs remodel – what’s the difference?

People often talk about home renovation and home remodelling interchangeably, but there's a difference between the two terms, both of which can be a form of home refurbishment. If you're planning to make significant home improvements, it's useful to know the lingo...

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Kitchen extension vs conservatory

Kitchen extension vs conservatory

When you want to add some more living space to your property, a rear extension is a good way to do so. But what are the relative merits of adding a conservatory vs a rear kitchen extension? Both have similarities and differences. A conservatory adds leisure space to...

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Will a loft conversion add value?

Will a loft conversion add value?

When considering a loft conversion, homeowners are normally looking for two positive outcomes: added space and added value. If you plan to stay living in the property, the extra living space that comes with an attic conversion can be useful if you need an extra...

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Should you choose a kitchen extension or loft conversion?

Should you choose a kitchen extension or loft conversion?

When it comes to adding more space to your home, there are a few usual suspects, including loft conversions and kitchen extensions. Both increase the usable space in your property, but there are some clear differences between the two options as well as some important...

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