The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Barkham
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 Barkham, RG41 4 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 Barkham
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:kitchen refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Eastheath, RG41 2
bathroom renovations near Wokingham, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
house renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
home improvement near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
property refurbishment near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with 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 much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very 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 existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included