The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Thorpe Lea
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 Thorpe Lea, TW20 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 Thorpe Lea
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included 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 discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate 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