Getting a loft ladder fitted by Lofty Ladders

Do you need a loft ladder?

If you intend to use your loft on anything but a once every few years basis you should consider getting a loft ladder installed. If you have your boiler, want to store christmas decoration or swap out winter and summer clothing you’ll be wanting quick and safe access to the your loft.

Does my loft ladder need replacing?

We would sugest replacing your loft ladder if you have any of the following issues:

  • Worn or loose treads / rungs
  • Loose or broken handrail
  • Faulty sliding mechanism
  • Missing or loose movement limiters
  • Cracks or splits in the metal

If you have any of these faults we would strongly suggest replacing your ladder with a new one. It doesn’t cost as much as you might think and after all. Can you really put a value on your safety?

Fakro Wooden Loft Ladder

What ladder do you need?

There are several types of loft ladders varying in design, function and materials. Over the years Lofty Ladders has had experience with dozens of types and brands and have narrows the feild dow to a few basic models that we carry in stock. This range of models will suit most peoples needs.

With our many years of experience in supplying and installing loft ladders we can guide through the proccess and resolve all of your loft access problems smoothly and painlessly.

Who can fit a loft ladder?

Yes, it’s true, most of you can problably work out how to install a loft ladder and get many years of service from that ladder but you must consider many things before embarking on a project like this. A loft ladder by it’s nature is not at ground level so you must consider your DIY skills, tools set and experience.


With all that said trying to do things on the cheap is generally not the best way to go. Lofty Ladders can get you safe, reliable access to your loft within a day so why spend your time struggling with choices and DIY when you can let us worry about that. Give us a call for a free no obligation quote.