The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 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 Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 8
home improvement near Easthampstead, RG12 7
garage conversion near Amen Corner, RG12 8
home improvement near Hanworth, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Wildridings, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Crown Wood, RG12 9
kitchen refurbishment near Harmans Water, RG12 9
kitchen refurbishment near Birch Hill, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided 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 really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors 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 get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of