Flat Conversion Information
Flat Conversions are a specialist area & should only be undertaken by competent, qualified & experienced professionals.
They require the services of a professional architect to approve all surveys, investigations & to oversee employment of other professional services.
Fire Regulations of flats can be complicated and consultations with your local Fire Authority and Building Control are essential to plan a satisfactory means of escape.
The guidance given here is for flats with:
- a) the top floor no more than 11m above the ground
- b) no more than 3 storeys above ground level
- c) no more than 2 dwellings per storey
The design & construction of the proposed works is always the responsibility of the designer, applicant & contractor.
When using our Specs, checks should be made to ensure that they apply to your specific project.
Additional Factors requiring attention
- SAP Calculations
- Structural Calculations
- Water Calculations.
- Sound testing.
- Fire Brigade Consultation.
- Other factors. Please note that this is not a complete list.
Please note: Use of our specs does not guarantee approval.
Please see the "Flat Conversion Info" page for more information.