TLB Blog

Why You Should Only Use LoftZone in a New Build

LoftZone Storefloor diagram

We at The Loft Boys recommend the LoftZone StoreFloor system for a wide range of lofts, but for lofts in new builds, it’s essential. Why? Well, the short answer is that it’s the only system of its kind that the government has approved for new builds throughout the UK. The longer answer is the many… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter with Loft Insulation

workman rolling insulation

With winter on its way, if not here, we’re all turning up our heating to make sure we don’t freeze at home. This can get expensive if you’re losing a lot of heat through the roof, but insulating your loft will pay for itself within a year or two, and grants are sometimes available. Cold… Read more »

All you need to know about loft ladders

Have you ever accessed your loft by climbing on an unsteady stepladder (or, worse, standing on a chair) and hauling yourself up? It’s not only dangerous, it’s also ridiculously difficult. With a fitted loft ladder, on the other hand, you can climb straight up easily and safely. It makes sense to have a loft ladder,… Read more »

Achieve Easy Loft Storage With LoftZone

LoftZone Storefloor diagram

The first time I put my foot through the ceiling whilst reaching for the Christmas decorations, my wife handed me my toolbox, the hoover and stayed at her mother’s for the evening whilst I sorted it out. The second time I did it, she didn’t come home for a week… That is why I created The… Read more »

6 Tips To Help You Choose The Right Loft Flooring Company

In the UK there are a lot of companies offering loft storage conversion services and loft ladder installations, including us. Therefore how you choose the right loft flooring company is really important. So, how do you choose the right one? Here are 6 tips that you need to look out for when considering a company… Read more »

Which Loft Lighting Option Should You Go For?

Loft boarding

So you’ve finally decided to take the plunge and convert your loft space into storage. No more overcrowded drawers and cupboards in the house, no more damp boxes in the garage. Of course, we’re going to say this is an excellent decision, but before you go ahead, have you thought about the type of loft… Read more »

Our Favourite Loft Conversion Design Ideas

top hung roof window with woman working

While we love nothing more than seeing people convert their loft space into actual storage, especially if they choose us to do so, there are plenty of options available when it comes to conversions (read our post on how to make the most of your unused loft space). Before we carry on we have to… Read more »

Cycling for the British Heart Foundation

With the summer approaching, Dean, master Loft Boy, has decided that it was time for him to get back in shape. After all, it is important to be fit when climbing loft ladders and crawling in lofts all day! And what better motivation is there than doing it to support the British Heart Foundation? So… Read more »

How To Make The Most Out Of Your Unused Loft Space

a basic loft storage space

Through our years of working in the loft industry, we’ve come to realise that homeowners too often forget about the potential of their own loft. People always think about extending their houses when they need more space, but for some reason, lofts are often forgotten in their plans. The Loft Boys are absolutely passionate about… Read more »

Resources For Autism Gets The Loft Boys Treatment

As you already know, the Loft Boys are big strong guys with a passion for lofts and good customer service. But what you may not know is that we also have big hearts, so when the opportunity presented itself to help the London-based charity Resources for Autism, we all jumped in. Like most charities they… Read more »