UK Loft Boarding is now an official Stira partner for the North of England
We are now proud to announce we are now an official partner of Stira loft ladders for the North of England including the Scottish Borders. The best quality built super strong (BSI kite-marked) timber traditional and semi automated loft ladders .. READ MORE
Look at this glorious review from one of our customers
We had our loft boarded by Anthony and I just wanted to say what a great job he did and how pleased we are. Anthony was lovely and polite and hard working. He took the time to explain the process .. READ MORE
10% OFF - ENDS APRIL 30TH 2019 - HURRY!!!
This is it, the last chance to get some money off.
Book a survey before the end of April 2019 and we will give you 10% OFF your quote.
It completely free to get a quote from one of our qualified loft .. READ MORE
Safe Trader Scheme - Best Customer Feedback 2018
Look at what we have just been presented with!
Safe Trader Award for excellent Customer Service! ONCE AGAIN!
We have been selected as a winner for the Safe Trader Award 2018! This recognises our business for regularly collecting customers excellent feedback .. READ MORE
Some more amazing feedback
Well done to Aiden one of our approved installers.
The service was excellent with no upfront payment. To fit the hatchway the fitter had to modify some existing plaster coving, which was expertly done.
The fitter laid floor covering over flooring, .. READ MORE
Safe Trader Scheme - Best in Customer Feedback 2017
We are delighted to have received notification that we have won an award, through Safe Trader Scheme!!
From the information collated on our company and our websites, we have been given the Customer Feedback 2017 award! This means that they recognise .. READ MORE
Calling all Northwest home builders/developers
Do you know how many people want more home storage in a new build? 1000s
Why not cash in and up-sell professional BBA approved raised loft storage systems that do not compromise the NHBC guarantee.
We can solve your clients storage problems .. READ MORE
Hyndburn Business Awards 2018
Today, we are celebrating this amazing news!!
Loft Boarding North West have been nominated in the Hyndburn Business Awards to receive the Beacon Award! This is the second year in a row that we have been privileged and honoured to .. READ MORE
Fork Lift Counter Balance Training - 21/03/18
Time for celebrations here at the office today!
Andrew Greenhalgh (M.D) and Christopher Beresford (Sales Manager) have successfully passed their tri-annual Forklift Counterbalance training/exam today, with flying colours! Congratulations to the both of you!
We love to keep our staff up .. READ MORE
Another year at Loft Boarding NW
Well, we have just completed our training day last week for another year at Loft Boarding NW.
It was snowing quite a bit and thought we might have to postpone for a later date. We all managed to get in - .. READ MORE
Welcome to our new team members!
Again, we are a bit late in updating you all! But in November, we expanded our team again.
We would like to welcome Amy and Paul to our ever growing team!
Amy is our new Sales and Marketing Executive in the .. READ MORE
Don't risk using your loft for storage without having it professionally boarded first!
This is the time of year when everyone starts to get out their Christmas trees and decorations and spend a weekend titivating their homes in preparation for the festive season.
The first job is to dig out those step ladders from .. READ MORE
Loft Boarding in the News
A LOFT storage expert is expanding its workforce as it moves into much larger premises.
Loft Boarding NW, of Junction 7 Business Park in Clayton-le-Moors, is interviewing as it starts to settle into its new 4,000 sq ft base, which is .. READ MORE
Can I cover fire rated ceiling down-lights with loft insulation?
It is important to assess the energy efficiency of your home, and the best way to make the most of it, is to take measures to insulate your home correctly.
Getting the right amount of insulation in your loft space .. READ MORE
Hyndburn Business Awards 2017
Sorry for another late post! But we have been very busy at Loft Boarding this year and getting some news out on the site has been almost impossible to get around to. But here we go.
We found out in .. READ MORE
Ideal Home Show 2017
Well we're a bit late with this news, but we've been so busy this year. What with getting ready for the show and more expansion in to new areas like Yorkshire, its been hard to keep up!
But the show was .. READ MORE
Home Storage Versus Self Storage
I've been doing a bit of research on storage options recently. Self storage is big business at the moment, which is great as its telling me that we are keeping more stuff and throwing less away.
Okay, some people would .. READ MORE
Now you can see the real difference between quality loft boarding and cheap loft boarding!
This is not new news, by far. It's a fact that Loft Boarding NW Ltd have been fitting quality loft boarding and storage systems for over 6 years now, setting the bar very high for the competition.
With their unique sub-frame .. READ MORE
Why it's important to get a written quote, not a phone or email estimate!
A quote is a promise from the contractor to do the work at a fixed price. Don’t rely on a verbal quote - get it in writing.
After you say yes to a quote, it’s a binding agreement between you and .. READ MORE
Semi Automatic Loft Hatches - Made To Measure Start From Only £999
Yes, we can now have manufactured, semi-automated, quality made timber loft ladders to suit the exact measurements of your home.
If you are finding it a little harder these days to get in your loft, then why not invest in a .. READ MORE
Bought a new build house? Been told you can't have loft boarding? NOW YOU CAN!!
Bought a new build house?
Been told you can't have loft boarding?
Now you can have the loft storage you desire, without risking your home owners warranty.
Our BBA Approved Products will NOT affect your new home warranty by NHBC or any other.
Raised .. READ MORE
Now you can get your loft boarded for storage with our interest free - Easy Payment Plan!
Now you can get the loft storage space you want and spread the cost over 3 easy payments!
Totally interest free and you only need to spend £750 or more on loft storage or any loft services we provide to apply*
Already .. READ MORE
Do you really need to do a survey for loft boarding?
It is surprising how many people will ask, "Do you have to come out to do a quote? I just want a rough price"
Well, contrary to popular belief that most people still think loft boarding is a simple easy job .. READ MORE
Want loft storage but your builder / developer recommends that you don’t?
Do you have a new build house?
Want storage but your builder / developer recommends you don’t?
Want to know why they recommend you don’t get your loft boarded?
This is very common these days, that pretty much all developers / builders of .. READ MORE
Topped up your loft insulation? What about the old inefficient loft hatch?
Replacing an old loft hatch must be done correctly. No point modifying an old push up hatch by reversing it, putting hinges on and a catch without adequate draft seals, insulation and locking points.
In some cases it can't be helped .. READ MORE
High Pressure Salesmen - Unreliable Companies - Cutting Corners
When I am out on my rounds surveying lofts for storage, I am often asked a series of questions about my company's ability to do a good job. Obviously, as we are very well set up, we have no problems .. READ MORE
IS YOUR LOFT CEILING STRONG ENOUGH FOR LOFT STORAGE?
I get asked a lot about how strong a ceiling needs to be, or will it be able to take the weight of boarding on the existing ceiling.
A ceiling is a ceiling that is all it is meant to be. .. READ MORE
So what exactly do I need to create a storage area in my loft?
If you have never thought about extra home storage in your loft before, then you might want to know what it involves and how much it will cost.
The most common questions I get asked will be answered right here.
Using your .. READ MORE
Last week I removed some loft boards - guess what I found underneath?!
I was asked to survey a loft last week by a customer who wanted a new loft hatch and some additional boarding.
They already had some boarding done three years ago, by another company.
We always try to fulfil customers requests, .. READ MORE
BEWARE! Dodgy loft boarders may be in your area once again!
I am concerned that a few of our new customers have expressed this to us before choosing us to do the work.
Something I wasn't aware of until now, is that some loft boarding companies are going around quoting for work .. READ MORE
Loft boarding for storage in a rented property
In most cases if your rent a property, privately or through a social housing scheme, you will definitely require written permission before any work can go ahead. In some cases the landlord or association may require a full breakdown from .. READ MORE
Condensation in the loft? Why do I get it? How do I prevent it?
Winter is the time of year when the temperatures can suddenly drop dramatically and rise quickly due to the sun coming out.
The sudden change in the weather means our loft spaces start to get colder, and the immediate heat generated .. READ MORE
LoftZone Raised Loft Floor - We are now certified installers on the new installer course!
As well as being an approved installer of the LoftZone StoreFloor products, we are now certified installers, as we have just completed the online CPD certified LoftZone installers course.
100% score as expected from Andy Greenhalgh, our boss!
As a professional company, .. READ MORE
Warning about bogus and cowboy loft boarding companies in your area!
Quite recently, I have been receiving a lot of emails from people who have problems or complaints about other companies who have been boarding lofts. Their main concern is that they feel they have not had their lofts boarded .. READ MORE
What not to do if you plan on boarding your loft for storage!
The biggest mistake made when boarding out a loft, is boarding directly on to your existing ceiling joists.
In most cases, to do this you have to remove or crush your insulation. DO NOT do this!!
To do it right, you must .. READ MORE
Fully automated loft hatches
We are soon going to be introducing some great new loft storage ideas, to make things even easier for you to gain access and use your loft space for storage.
Coming soon are our new fully automated loft hatches, balustrades and .. READ MORE
Ideal Home Show a huge success!
Held at EventCity in Manchester, the show had an amazing turnout somewhere in the regions of 10 to 13 thousand people a day over the weekend.
A little bit of traffic chaos, but it was well worth the wait.
The .. READ MORE
Ideal Home Show comes to Manchester 6th, 7th & 8th June 2014
For the first time in its 106 year history, the iconic Ideal Home Show will be welcoming visitors from across the North through its doors at EventCity Manchester.
Split into seven dedicated show areas, from Interiors to Home Improvements, Food & .. READ MORE
Gas boilers in your loft space - Access - New regulations and law
Are you considering having your boiler moved or installed in your loft?
You may have been told that you must provide access for the engineer, so he can install the boiler and service it.
By law, these new rules must also .. READ MORE
LoftZone StoreFloor - The future of loft boarding
Loft boarding NW now provide a bespoke system of store floor, which will work for any loft with high loft insulation.
This will avoid any loft insulation compression, which would reduce its efficiency.
The cheapest and simplest solution to the very common .. READ MORE