The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an mansard loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does mansard loft conversion all over Aldershot, GU11 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 loft 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 Aldershot
Most mansard loft 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 loft conversion Consultation
We offer free mansard loft 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 loft conversion in mansard loft 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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Aldershot, GU11 1
property refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
house refurbishments near Tongham, GU10 1
property refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact 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 understanding lingo 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 higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of