The Mansard conversion Specialists Brookside
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 Brookside, SL5 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 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 Brookside
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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renovation near Chavey Down, SL5 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has 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 couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many 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 handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included