Professional Loft Boarding
Add extra space to your property.
Add extra space to your property.
Create Extra Storage Space
Suitable For Old & New Builds
1 Day Install On Average
Fully Trained Installers
As day to day our purchases increase, we are seeking space to store our personal belongings. By renting extra storage space we need to pay higher prices and it will increase time to time. Buying garden storage unit also expensive and cannot store lots of stuff and it not convenient as it need to keep on outside of the property. Your loft is a valuable area where you can create a safe storage space in your house while keeping up with loft insulation standards.
Loft insulation is the low-cost way to make your loft energy efficient. Many houses already have loft insulation, but the question is does it meet the latest standards, and has the installation been carried out properly? The current standard of loft insulation is to ensure its 270mm thick. In most cases, the insulation will be within the first layer between the joists, while the second layer will be a cross layer. Once your loft insulation is up to the latest standards, you’ll notice the difference straight away. You’ll also:
• Save money from your energy bills.
However, newbuild properties nowadays has around 350 mm loft insulation and older properties insulation standards increase to 270 mm thickness, raised loft boarding is the correct way of boarding lofts
Insulation is a valuable part play in saving energy in domestic and commercial properties. When come to loft insulation latest standard for existing domestic properties u-value is 0.16 W/(m²K). that is equal to 270 mm thickness of glass mineral wool loft insulation and new build may go up to 350mm -400 mm thickness of glass mineral wool loft insulation. In however, if you are thinking insulate your loft with any other types of insulation such as sheep wool, rock wool, recycled plastic insulation or any other types of loft insulation material then thickness of insulation reverent may change and that depend on product u-value. Therefore, when boarding loft with latest standard loft insulation, we need to raided loft flooring system over the insulation to provide loft insulation to do their job properly.
Raised loft boarding is the suitable system for up-to-date loft insulation standards. As all lofts are not same, we will find most suitable raised loft boarding system for your property.
• Designed to protect 270mm insulation.
• Protects energy savings.
• Suitable for all most all accessible loft.
• No risk of dampness.
• No need to squash or remove your insulation.
There are few types of loft boarding in the industry. 3 main types normally use in the industry. Mainly loft zone loft boarding system and loft leg loft boarding system use in most of the properties in last 5 years. Those two systems help to raise the system over the latest standard insulations. They mainly made from recycle plastics. Both systems help to maintain air circulation in loft boarding system, you can put approximately 350mm insulation with those loft boarding systems. Therefore, those systems are common loft boarding systems in the industry.
3 rd system is wood beam loft boarding system. Basically, installing wood beams top of the existing joist and chipboards installing on it. This bit old version of loft boarding and we can find this system in properties has loft boarded around 10 or plus years. However, some properties have head hight restrictions normally use this system. Moreover, garages are mainly benefit from this system when comes to loft boarding as they normally don’t have any insulation.
Loft zone loft boarding system
BBA approved raised loft boarding System
Victorian Insulation know the exact standards that need to be in any loft installation, so by choosing us you will receive loft insulation services to the highest quality.