The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Farnborough Green
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 Farnborough Green, GU16 7 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 Farnborough Green
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:renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Frimley, GU16 9
home improvement near Frimley Green, GU16 6
renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
house refurbishments near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included