The Mansard conversion Specialists Bisham
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 Bisham, SL7 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 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 Bisham
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current clients 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may 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 critical to guarantee an effective result, so ensure 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 methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of