The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Newtown
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 Newtown, RG9 1 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 Newtown
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 Newtown, RG9 1
kitchen refurbishment near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
home improvement near Woodlands, RG9 2
kitchen renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
home improvement near Mays Green, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
house renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch 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 often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough 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 important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
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 need to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included