The Mansard loft conversion Specialists New Cross
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 New Cross, RG9 4 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 New Cross
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:kitchen refurbishment near New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Shiplake, RG9 4
garage conversion near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
house renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
home improvement near Wargrave, RG10 8
home improvement near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of