The Mansard conversion Specialists Datchet
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 Datchet, SL3 9 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 Datchet
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 Datchet, SL3 9
kitchen renovation near Datchet Common, SL3 9
renovation near Eton, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Upton, SL1 1
house renovation near Windsor, SL4 1
property refurbishment near Slough, SL3 7
property refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
house renovation near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
house renovation near Langley, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Clewer Village, SL4 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations 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 great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error 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 definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current customers will give 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify 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 uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of