Basement conversions have been surging in popularity over the past few years, particularly in London, where space is at a premium. London is only second to Monaco as the most expensive city in the world to buy property, so it is not always easy to simply buy a new property when you need to boost your living space. A basement conversion is a fantastic home improvement to make if you want to add more space and increase functionality in your property. You’ll also be able to increase the value of your home in the property market if you decide to sell it on in the future. We have taken a look at some of they key benefits to getting a basement conversion:
In many properties, the basement is often overlooked as somewhere to pass the time during the day. This is because they are usually neglected and mainly used for hoarding old items. A basement conversion could add a completely new dynamic to the household. The newfound space could be used to create a workout room, an entertainment space or just a spare bedroom for when guests stay over. If you have a large family, then you could use the basement as a reading room or a place to retreat for when it gets too hectic upstairs!