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:property refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
garage conversion near York Town, GU15 3
house refurbishments near Hawley, GU17 9
refurbishment company near Frogmore, GU17 0
renovation near College Town, GU47 0
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
refurbishment company near Darby Green, GU17 0
property refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
renovation near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable 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 ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality 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 few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies 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 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 guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of