The Mansard conversion Specialists Newtown
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an mansard conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does mansard conversion all over Newtown, RG9 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of mansard conversion over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Newtown
Most mansard conversion are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Mansard conversion Consultation
We offer free mansard conversion consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in mansard conversion in mansard conversion area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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house renovation near Mays Green, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
renovation near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of