The Mansard conversion Specialists Chavey Down
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 Chavey Down, 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 Chavey Down
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:renovation near Chavey Down, SL5 8
kitchen refurbishment near Bullbrook, RG12 2
kitchen refurbishment near North Ascot, SL5 8
kitchen renovation near Winkfield Row, RG42 7
house refurbishments near Brookside, SL5 8
refurbishment company near Harmans Water, RG12 9
home improvement near Crown Wood, RG12 9
property refurbishment near Newell Green, RG42 6
house renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
kitchen renovation near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much 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 renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never 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 critical to make sure an effective 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
One of 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 a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of