Dormer loft conversion ideas that make the most out of your roof space

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Dormer loft conversions can transform your home (Image credit: Plus Rooms)

If you're keen to extend your home upwards and are considering a loft conversion, dormer lofts are one of the most popular methods for adding extra space.

As well as providing you with a room that can be used for a multitude of uses, a dormer loft conversion can bring an extra external design dimension to your home.

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Marlena's background in interior design has been a clear advantage in her lead design role for ValueLights. She merges her interior design expertise with her digital design prowess to bring innovation and style to the world of lighting.

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Amy Wilson

Amy Wilson is a Yorkshire-based interior designer who participated in BBC2’s reality competition series, Interior Design Masters. Her core belief is that good design should make you feel joyful. After a strong partnership with 247 Blinds & Curtains as their in-house interior designer, Amy has now progressed to the role of Creative Director and offers a vast amount of experience and advice for dressing windows.

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Sarah is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Assistant Editor and joined the team in 2024. An established homes and interiors writer, Sarah has renovated and extended a number of properties, including a listing building and renovation project that featured on Grand Designs. Although she said she would never buy a listed property again, she has recently purchased a Grade II listed apartment. As it had already been professionally renovated, she has instead set her sights on tackling some changes to improve the building’s energy efficiency, as well as adding some personal touches to the interior.