The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Arborfield Cross
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 Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 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 Arborfield Cross
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:property refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
home improvement near Arborfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Langley Common, RG2 9
home improvement near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Farley Hill, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to 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 might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. 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 outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of