Christmas is the most magical time of the year and is also a time that many of us choose to add some sparkle to our homes with some Christmas decorations.  If you are lucky enough to have a loft conversion but it is looking a bit dull, adding a few simple festive decorations will get your loft looking at its best creating a magical Christmas experience it's time get ready to deck your lofts with some extra Christmas cheer.

From putting up Christmas fairy lights to sparkle on those dark nights, adding a Christmas tree to brighten up your corner spaces, we’ve got the ideas to get your loft looking its very best for Christmas to make sure you get the most from this unique space during the holidays.


Deck your Loft ready for Christmas     


Idea 1: Sparkle with Christmas Lights   

Add some fairy lights around the room to create a subtle glowing effect, there are plenty to choose from to achieve that perfect Christmas glow from multi colour lights, star shaped lights to cool white lights with timers and different settings from flash, chasing and waves to add that extra magical Christmas sparkle.

With the dark nights now upon us why not add some sparkle outside your loft too with some external Christmas lights, use a ladder following best safety practices to hang them. Impress your visitors and whole neighbourhood with some pretty lights, your home will shine as bright as the north star.


Idea 2: O Christmas Tree    

Create a festive focal point in the room simply by adding a Christmas tree, why not tuck it underneath the sloping roof to make use of this unique space to create an eye-catching design. There are plenty of Christmas trees to choose from including fibre optic, artificial and slimline.  Choose your colour scheme and add tree decorations and baubles to create something yule love this Christmas.

Don’t forget to hang up your Christmas stockings on your bed or door handle to really finish off the look of your loft during the Christmas period.


Idea 3: Add Festive Soft Furnishings   

If you have a bed or armchair in your loft, replace everyday cushions and pillows with some festive ones to add some extra festive cheer to the room.  To make your loft feel even more cosier add a soft and fluffy Christmas throw from snowflakes to reindeer designs there is plenty to choose from to create a festive look for you to curl up and enjoy during the holidays.


Idea 4: Keep your Loft Warm

Keeping warm and heating up your loft at Christmas using smaller heating solutions can be more cost-efficient than turning on your central heating all the time.  There are lots of different electric heating options to choose from to keep your loft and guests warm this Christmas time.


Idea 5: Decorate your Roof Window

Decorate your roof window inside, hang up some pretty baubles to match your Christmas tree decorations or your window blind, or get even more creative with some home-made paper snowflakes ready for Santa and his reindeers to see as they fly over on Christmas Eve.


Idea 6: Tool Up

It’s always best to be prepared with that extra piece of mind to enjoy Christmas, make sure you have the correct power tools for any last-minute repairs or emergencies that may be needed in your loft for example an electric screwdriver to attach broken shelves or LED torches in case of power cuts.


Speedy Tip: Keep materials and sharp tools out of children’s / animals reach, wear correct safety PPE equipment and remember to always check the operators and safety guidance before using any hire equipment.


  • Please Click Here to read more DIY guides from Speedy Services...


Speedy in your pocket
Get a Speedy Account