The Mansard conversion Specialists Beech Hill
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 Beech Hill, RG7 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 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 Beech Hill
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.
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house refurbishments near Poundgreen, RG7 1
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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 selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will give 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included