Dormer roof trusses add charm, personality, and are a visually interesting addition to your home’s exterior. There are many different types of roof dormers you can choose from such as hipped, arched top, eyebrow, gable and shed. The type of dormer you decide to go for largely depends on the reason or purpose you want the dormer installed.
If you are looking for a home improvement project that is aesthetically appealing and functional, installing dormer windows is an excellent choice. Let’s find out why.
Ideal for loft conversion
With a brand new dormer roof extension, you can give your unused loft or attic space a purpose. You can significantly increase the value of your property by adding these features to your small loft conversion.
There can be nothing more boring than row after row of asphalt shingles. Adding a dormer to a roofline creates visual interest by changing the roofline. Roof dormers transform ordinary roofs into extraordinary ones by adding a new dimension to their appearance.
Many people struggle to get natural light into their homes. A dormer window in an attic space or above a cathedral ceiling in a living room will help increase the amount of natural light in your living space.
Do you struggle with headroom in your loft or attic space? Dormer roofs, such as shed dormers, wall dormers, and gable dormers, create more headroom and can make a small attic area or cramped bedroom appear larger.
Not only does a dormer roof provide the desired extra space in your home, but it can also add value to your property. Not only does a dormer roof provide the desired extra space in your home, but it can also add value to your property. You can increase the value of your property by as much as 20% by adding a dormer roof to your home, making it more appealing to prospective buyers.
Things to consider
A dormer roof truss will change the overall shape and look of your home, which will always require planning permission. You can trust the team at Aber Roof Truss to design your dormer roof with an attention to detail, ensuring that your properties appearance is significantly enhanced. Avoiding a poorly designed dormer can prevent the value of homes being reduced and prevent prospective buyers from being deterred
It is common for a dormer roof to be installed in the rear of a property, with a structural survey being carried out to ensure your property can withstand a new extension. Should the survey present results that state your existing structure isn’t suitable for an extension, there are several changes that can be carried out by professionals to provide structural support for a dormer extension.
So why should you choose dormer roofs? Well, as mentioned, if you want to significantly increase the value of your property whilst also increasing the amount of living space available, then dormer roofs are a great choice for you.
If you require further information on the benefits of a dormer roof extension, do not hesitate to contact the team at Aber Roof Truss, who will be more than happy to provide you with as much information on the subject as you desire.