The Mansard conversion Specialists Harmans Water
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 Harmans Water, RG12 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 Harmans Water
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:home improvement near Harmans Water, RG12 9
home improvement near Bracknell, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Crown Wood, RG12 9
home improvement near Easthampstead, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Priestwood, RG42 1
kitchen refurbishment near Bullbrook, RG12 2
property refurbishment near Birch Hill, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
bathroom renovations near Chavey Down, SL5 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 also a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients 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 site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of