The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Brands Hill
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 Brands Hill, SL3 8 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 Brands Hill
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.
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kitchen refurbishment near Poyle, SL3 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might 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 handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend 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 very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included