The Mansard conversion Specialists Ascot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an mansard conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does mansard conversion all over Ascot, SL5 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of mansard 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 Ascot
Most mansard 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 conversion Consultation
We offer free mansard 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 conversion in mansard 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:garage conversion near Ascot, SL5 7
renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near South Ascot, SL5 9
house renovation near Wood End, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Cheapside, SL5 7
kitchen renovation near North Ascot, SL5 8
bathroom renovations near The Rise, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Brookside, SL5 8
refurbishment company near Scotswood, SL5 9
renovation near Blacknest, SL5 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
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 group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 crucial 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 omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included