The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 2 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 Old Windsor
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:bathroom renovations near Old Windsor, SL4 2
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garage conversion near Wraysbury, TW19 5
garage conversion near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
house renovation near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
house renovation near Datchet Common, SL3 9
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renovation near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
refurbishment company near Datchet, SL3 9
kitchen renovation near Horton, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital 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 a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included