Loft Ladders

Browse the wide range of loft ladders at Roof Windows 4 You to find everything you need to make your roof space easily accessible.

One of these FAKRO loft ladders is absolutely essential for anyone looking to utilise the extra storage room in their loft, as it allows you to get access without installing a costly and space consuming staircase.

Each loft hatch and ladder here benefits from FAKRO's signature build-quality and innovative design. Through a combination of premium materials and expert craftsmanship, the result is a strong and reliable ladder that can be safely used on a regular basis.

Features include an integral, insulated, fully-finished hatch, spring-assisted hinges, and an edge-sealed frame. The FAKRO hinge and bracket system gives a significantly larger amount of space inside the ladder than products using older technology, enabling items to be moved into and out of a loft with ease.

These loft ladder kits arrive fully pre-assembled for simple installation and can be installed by a competent tradesperson or DIYer.

Take a look at our range now and don't hesitate to give our team a call on 0333 600 9090 if you'd like more information.

WOODEN LOFT LADDERS

Our range includes wooden loft ladders that are strong and capable of withstanding heavy, regular usage. They're very easy to install, with a choice of folding and sliding designs to choose from.

METAL LOFT LADDERS

We have a selection of metal loft ladders that are user-friendly, with a lightweight frame that can be operated by anyone. They're also a very economical solution to loft access.

SCISSOR LOFT LADDERS

FAKRO scissor loft ladders are the ideal choice for anyone who needs their ladder to be as simple and easy to use as possible. These products can be installed quickly and adjusted to almost any ceiling height.

LOFT EAVES DOORS

As well as our ladders and hatches, we also carry another loft essential: loft eaves doors. These can be fitted into a loft eave wall to provide access to the space between your roof and the wall for even more storage options.

LOFT LADDER AND HATCH ACCESSORIES

Lastly, we have a wide choice of loft ladder and hatch accessories to make your access as functional as possible. Products range from balustrades to stile ends to installation brackets.

frequently asked questions:

 

What is the best loft ladder to buy?

There are a few types of loft ladder that you may wish to consider, including wooden, metal, and scissor ladders, which all have their own benefits. We can't say exactly which one is going to be better for you, as it will depend on your requirements. So, you'll need to consider which type is going to be most suitable for your home.

Our wooden loft ladders are a great choice if you are looking for a more cost-effective solution that will still be more than sturdy enough for everyday use. They are lightweight and easy to operate compared to metal models. They also offer a softer, natural look that can be easier to blend in with your décor.

The metal loft ladders in our range are is strong and sturdy, making them ideal if you need to regularly move heavy loads into your loft, and they're very durable so they will last for a long time. On the other hand, they tend to be more expensive than wooden ladders, are heavier to handle, and can be noisier when in use.

Scissor loft ladders are a great choice if you need a ladder that is quick and easy to operate and doesn't take up as much space as other types. They don't offer the same level of strength and sturdiness as metal or wood, though.

 

Are loft ladders a standard size?

No, loft ladders don't come in one standard size. Here at RW4Y, we offer a variety of loft ladders with different dimensions to ensure you can find one that fits your home perfectly. Click through to any of our loft ladder products and you'll find many sizes available to choose from. You can even find models with different numbers of sections or even those designed with extra length to be installed in high ceilings.

 

Can you get loft ladders with a hatch?

Yes, you can certainly purchase loft ladders with a hatch included. In fact, all of the ladders in our range come with an easy fit hatch that is tailor made to fit your new product. This means you can buy with confidence that you will be receiving the complete package.

 

Do loft ladders come with handrails?

When shopping for your loft ladders, you will find some that have a handrail attached and some that don't. That's certainly the case with the ladders in our range: you'll find both wooden and metal ladders with a rail included, and our scissor ladders come with hand grips built into the design of each rung. If you want to add a rail to a ladder that doesn't have one, or have an additional one, we even have attachable safety railings in our loft ladder accessories range.

 

Do loft ladders need planning permission?

If you're looking to add a loft ladder to your current loft, you likely won't need planning permission. Even adding a ladder as part of a loft conversion may not require an application if it falls under permitted development — read our guide to loft conversion planning permission for more information. But, if you aren't sure, you should always check with your local authority.

 

Are loft ladders safe?

Generally speaking, all high-quality loft ladders are safe as long as you use them how they were intended and follow the manufacturer's instructions. The FAKRO units here at RW4Y have all been manufactured and tested to the highest of standards, and you can even shop our loft ladder accessories to find extra features like balustrades, handrails, and stile ends to make operation and use as safe as possible.

Easy access Loft Ladders straight out of the box

Get easy access to your non-inhabited home areas with the installation of a new, easy to operate loft ladder.

All our loft ladders arrive fully pre-assembled and designed for simple installation and improved accessibility and can be installed by a competent trades person or DIYer. Features include an integral, insulated, fully finished hatch, spring-assisted hinges and an edge-sealed frame.

Our ladders are all ready-to-install unlike some timber ladders which have to be dismantled prior to installation. The FAKRO hinge and bracket system gives a significantly larger amount of space inside the ladder than products using older technology, enabling items to be moved into and out of a loft with ease.

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Loft Ladders

the easy to install loft ladder

Using or accessing your loft space is simple, easy and safe with a perfectly fitted FAKRO loft ladder. Whether it's constructed of traditional wood, sturdy metal or accessible scissor action, we have the solution that's perfect for your home.

They're all simple to install and space saving too.

For more detailed information on FAKRO loft ladders
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