The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Blackwater
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 Blackwater, GU17 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 Blackwater
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:bathroom renovations near Blackwater, GU17 9
kitchen refurbishment near York Town, GU15 3
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
house renovation near Frogmore, GU17 0
renovation near College Town, GU47 0
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near Darby Green, GU17 0
home improvement near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
home improvement near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided 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 likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend 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 exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included