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Transform Your Garage into Your Dream Room & Increase the Value of Your Property

Transform Your Garage into Your Dream Room & Increase the Value of Your Property

Gain extra living space

Cost Effective Home Improvement

Increase Property Value

Gain extra living space

Cost Effective Home Improvement

Increase Property Value

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Fully Insured

Our coverage ensures protection for any accidents or damage during the conversion process, safeguarding both the company and the homeowner.

Expertise

Be reassured that when you invite us into your home, you will be dealing with a team with many years’ experience and expertise in their field. We only focus on Conversion.

Family-run business

Family-owned and operated since our inception in 2003, our goal is to provide clients with a professional, reliable service together with friendly, local customer service.

High Quality Garage Conversions

At Garage Conversion Glasgow Ltd, we are dedicated to delivering exceptional garage conversion services to residents in Glasgow.

Our team is fully committed to transforming your garage into a functional and comfortable living space that exceeds your expectations.

Whether you want an extra bedroom, home office, home gym, man or woman cave, kids’ playroom, or granny flat, we have the expertise to make it happen.

During a garage conversion, insulation and energy-efficient windows and doors are often installed, leading to improved temperature regulation and reduced energy costs.

A garage Conversion provides an opportunity for homeowners to optimise their living space and elevate their property’s value. By transforming an underutilised area into a functional, versatile space, you can create a more comfortable and efficient home that meets your unique needs and preferences.

We are a fully insured, professional limited company with registration number SC672858. You can trust that you are working with a reputable and established business when you choose our garage conversion services.

Our 1st position on Google and Google Maps for “Garage Conversions Glasgow” is a testament to the trust Google has placed in our business, which in turn should instill confidence in our customers.

We are immensely proud to announce our official sponsorship of the esteemed Carolside Reals 2009 Football Club. We are passionate about supporting local talent and fostering the spirit of sportsmanship, and our association with this talented team allows us to do just that

£250 Vouchers with Every Conversion

For every conversion, you will receive a voucher worth £250 that can be redeemed at your choice of top retailers such as IKEA, Currys, and M&S.

Michael Ferns
Michael Ferns
2023-05-18
Garage Conversion Glasgow did a fantastic job creating a home gym in my garage. Highly professional and efficient. I'm extremely pleased with the results!
Jacqueline Buckley
Jacqueline Buckley
2023-05-17
As a growing business, we were in desperate need of additional office space, and Garage Conversion Glasgow Ltd delivered just that. They transformed our unused garage into a stylish and functional workspace that perfectly suits our needs. The team was highly professional and kept us informed throughout the entire process. The end result is a beautiful office space that we are proud to show off to clients. I highly recommend Garage Conversion Glasgow Ltd for their outstanding work and excellent customer service.
Louise Redhead
Louise Redhead
2023-05-17
I hired Garage Conversion Glasgow to turn my garage into a lovely art studio. Their team was professional, and the end result is both functional and beautiful. Great work!
P B
P B
2023-01-30
This is a fantastic reliable company ran by Professionals. Robert and Tony are one of the best Trades men we've worked with and clearly have alot of experience within their fields and are a perfect duo. Everything was completed to a high standard, well thought out and the team worked tirednessly to a perfect finish. Kieran also done a fantastic job painting the room for the final finish. Thank you to the whole team, We would not hesitate to use GCG again and would happily recommend them.
Emma
Emma
2022-08-29
Wonderful work from all the team. We are so pleased with the finished article. Thanks again!
Riona MacNab
Riona MacNab
2022-08-09
Really pleased with our new fence and can’t wait to get going with inside renovations next. Tony, Robert and their team are very professional and provide a very high wuiality of work!
Craig Gibson
Craig Gibson
2020-08-20
You couldn't meet two more genuine, reliable and professional guys than Bob and Tony. They did an amazing job converting my garage into a bedroom with an en-suite and also installing composite decking in my back garden. Can't rate them highly enough.
leslie wang
leslie wang
2019-10-09
Great communication and helpful throughout the entire conversion process. Thanks!
Gerri Cortes
Gerri Cortes
2019-10-09
Great company to work with. Highly recommend working with them.
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Garage conversion in Glasgow: Transforming unused spaces into functional living areas.

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Expert garage conversion solutions in Glasgow for enhanced living spaces.

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Is Planning Permission Required for a Garage Conversion in Glasgow?

The requirements for garage conversions in Scotland can vary, but in most cases, planning permission is not necessary.

In Glasgow, many of the garage conversions we have completed have fallen under the category of Permitted Development Rights, which means they are automatically approved without the need for planning permission.

However, it is important to keep in mind that there are some exceptions. If your property is listed or has had its Permitted Development Rights removed, you may need to apply for planning permission before proceeding with a garage conversion.

Our team is here to help you through every step of the process, from the initial ideas to project completion. With our expertise and commitment to quality, you can trust us to guide you through the process and ensure that your garage conversion is completed to the highest standards. Whether you need planning permission or not, we are here to ensure that your conversion meets all necessary regulations and requirements.

 

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The conversion process typically involves removing the garage door and adding windows, insulation, and interior finishes like drywall, flooring, and electrical fixtures

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How Much does a garage conversion cost in Glasgow

The cost of a garage conversion in Scotland can vary depending on various factors such as the size of the garage, the level of finishes, the materials used, and the complexity of the project.

On average, a basic garage conversion can cost anywhere from £10,000 to £25,000, while a more high-end and luxurious conversion can cost upwards of £30,000.

It is important to note that the cost of a garage conversion can also be influenced by other expenses, such as planning permission fees, structural work, electrical and plumbing installations, and flooring.

We can provide you with a detailed cost estimate and help you make informed decisions about your project.

Garage conversions are a cost-effective way to add living space to a home, as they often don’t require as much construction and permit work as a full addition

Garage Conversion Ideas

These are just a few ideas, and the possibilities are endless. The most important thing is to choose a conversion that suits your lifestyle, needs, and budget.

  1. Home Office: Create a private and quiet workspace in your home.

  2. Extra Bedroom: Transform your garage into a cozy and comfortable extra bedroom for guests or family members.

  3. Family Room: Turn your garage into a spacious and inviting family room for everyone to enjoy.

  4. Game Room: Transform your garage into a fun and exciting game room for kids or adults.

  5. Home Gym: Create a personal fitness space with all the equipment you need.

  6. Kitchen Extension: Expand your kitchen and create an open-plan living area.

  7. Granny Flat: Transform your garage into a self-contained flat for an elderly relative or for rental purposes.

  8. Media Room: Create a comfortable and private space for watching movies and playing video games.

  9. Playroom: Turn your garage into a safe and fun play area for kids.

  10. Craft Room: Transform your garage into a creative and organized space for crafting and hobby projects.

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The most common uses for converted garages include extra bedrooms, home offices, living rooms, and rental units.

The Garage Conversion Process

The process of a garage conversion in Glasgow typically involves the following steps:

Planning and design: This stage involves determining the intended use of the converted space and creating a detailed design plan. This stage may also include obtaining planning permission, if necessary.

Preparation: This stage involves removing any existing fixtures and fittings, such as shelving, cabinets, and storage units, as well as preparing the garage floor, walls, and roof for the conversion.

Structural work: This stage involves making any necessary structural changes to accommodate the new living space. This may include installing new walls, reinforcing the roof, and adding windows and doors.

Electrical and plumbing installations: This stage involves installing electrical and plumbing systems, such as lighting, heating, and water supply, to ensure that the converted space is fully functional.

Finishing: This stage involves adding the final touches, such as flooring, painting and decorating, and installing fixtures and fittings.

Completion: This stage involves a final inspection to ensure that all work has been completed to the highest standards and that the converted space is safe and functional.

We can help you navigate this process, providing expert guidance and support at every step of the way. With our commitment to quality and attention to detail, you can trust us to ensure that your garage conversion is completed on time and within budget.

Our Contact Process

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Contact Us

Whether you have a specific idea in mind or you're simply exploring your options, our team is here to listen to your needs and provide expert guidance and support


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We Visit

We visit the site of the garage conversion to assess the space and take measurements, which will be used to create an accurate cost estimate


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We Convert

Our team of experienced professionals works diligently to ensure that each project is completed on time and within budget. We use the latest construction techniques as well as a streamlined project management system

Garage Conversion Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How much will a Glasgow garage conversion cost?

We treat each job as unique so we will meet with you and discuss your exact requirements so we can give you a fair and accurate estimate for your specific conversion. Less reputable firms may say that they’ll give you an “instant online quote” or a rough price over the phone but these are never an accurate reflection of what the work ends up costing. We firmly believe that a fully-costed and detailed written quotation is the only way of giving our customers a sensible price for their project.

Q. Do I need to arrange plumbers, electricians, kitchen fitters, etc. myself?

A. No, we arrange all of the trades necessary for your garage conversion ourselves either from our in-house staff or through our extensive network of trusted trade contacts. All of the trades we use are UK-trained, qualified and safety-registered to ensure your complete peace of mind and a professional result is delivered at all times.

Q. What are the payment arrangements?

A. Upon signing of our contract, we request a deposit to cover materials and then payment is via regular staged payments throughout the duration of the works with a final payment due upon satisfactory completion of the conversion.

Q. Why should I use Garage Conversion Glasgow?

A. We are a locally-owned and operated business run by UK-trained, qualified and experienced tradesmen with extensive experience in the construction and home improvement industries. We project manage the entire process from start-to-finish so you don’t have to worry about a thing. We are big enough to handle all types of garage conversions yet small enough to care about delivering a quality end result to ensure that every single customer of ours is 100 percent satisfied with our service.

Q. Does a garage conversion require planning permission?

A. In Scotland, most garage conversion do not require planning permission as it does not involve the creation of an additional structure. However, we would always advise that you check with your local authority planning department first before going ahead with any building work. Please note that planning permission is concerned purely with the location, looks and purpose of the building and its effect on the environment, it is not the same as a building warrant/building standards (see below).

Q. Do I need a building warrant?

A. Yes. The Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004 exist to ensure that building works are designed and built to national standards (e.g. in areas such as structural safety, drainage, light & ventilation) and it is the responsibility of the property owner to ensure that a building warrant has been obtained from the Building Standards Service of their local authority (this can usually be done online) prior to any works commencing. At Garage Conversion Glasgow we can help and advise you on how to obtain a building warrant from your local council. This is a very important legal requirement for any garage conversion to ensure full legal compliance – it typically takes around one month to obtain and is chargeable.

Q. How long will my garage conversion take?

A. A traditional single garage can usually be converted into a habitable room in approximately two weeks, depending on the extent of work involved. In the case of a larger garage, particularly where plumbing work is required, we would typically allow four-five weeks for completion.

Q. I have a double/triple garage, can I partially convert it?

A. Yes, we can do partial conversions on larger garages which allow you to use part of the garage for storage/parking and the remainder as a living space e.g. a man cave for the hubby with a workshop for his motorbikes or classic car.

What Makes Us The Best Choice For You

We understand that choosing a contractor for your garage conversion can be a daunting task. That’s why we go above and beyond to provide our clients with exceptional service, quality workmanship, and affordable pricing. Here’s why you should choose us for your garage conversion project:

Experience: With years of experience in garage conversion services in Scotland, we have a proven track record of success. Our team has helped countless homeowners transform their garages into comfortable living spaces, and we have the expertise to help you achieve the same.

Quality Workmanship: Our team of skilled professionals is dedicated to delivering the highest quality workmanship. We use the latest tools and techniques to ensure that the work we do is of the highest standard, and we guarantee that you will be completely satisfied with the results.

Affordable Pricing: We believe that high-quality services shouldn’t come at an exorbitant price. That’s why we offer affordable pricing for our garage conversion services. We will work with you to create a customised solution that fits your budget and meets your specific needs.

Personalised Service: We are committed to providing our clients with a personalised service. Our team will work with you every step of the way to ensure that you get the garage conversion you want. We will take the time to understand your needs and preferences, and create a design that meets your specific requirements.

In conclusion, if you’re looking for a reliable, experienced, and affordable garage conversion contractor in Scotland, look no further than ourselves.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you transform your garage into a functional and comfortable living space.

Planning a Garage Conversion? Let us help!

If so, you need a reliable builder who can complete the conversion with quality and affordability. We are here to provide the solution.

The success of your garage conversion depends on the expertise of the builder. We can provide examples of our past work in Glasgow and nearby areas, and offer a quote. Our membership in the Federation of Master Builders gives you added peace of mind.

Typically, we handle all aspects of the building process, including interior work such as kitchens, bathrooms, wet-rooms, saunas, lighting, and decorating.

Our goal is to make your garage conversion experience stress-free, with on-time and on-budget completion. If you prefer to use your own trades for specific tasks, we can adjust our quote accordingly.

At the end of the project, you’ll have a newly transformed space that will bring you joy for years to come. Let us simplify the process for you.

Lets Get In Touch

Contact Details

Our Address

Norham st, shawlands, glasgow G41 3XH

Our Contact

office@GarageConversions-Glasgow.co.uk

Our Telephone

0141 280 4334

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Areas Covered With Our Garage Conversion Service

We currently cover G1, G2, G3, G4, G5, G6, G7, G8, G9, G10, G11, G12, G13, G14, G15, G16, G17, G18, G19, G20, G21, G22, G23, G24, G25, G26, G27, G28, G29, G30, G31, G32, G33, G34, G35, G36, G37, G38, G39, G40, G41, G42, G43, G44, G45, G46, G47, G48, G49, G50, G51, G52, G53, G54, G55, G56, G57, G58, G59, G60, G61, G62, G63, G64, G65, G66, G67, G68, G69, G70, G71, G72, G73, G74, G75, G76, G77, G78, G79, G80, G81, G82, G83, G84 and G90. 

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