The Mansard conversion Specialists Hythe
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 Hythe, TW20 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 Hythe
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:house refurbishments near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
renovation near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
house refurbishments near Hythe, TW20 8
home improvement near Knowle Green, TW18 2
kitchen refurbishment near Staines, TW18 4
renovation near Egham, TW20 0
house renovation near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
house renovation near Thorpe, TW20 8
refurbishment company near Hythe End, TW19 5
bathroom renovations near Stroude, GU25 4
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 difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact 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 speaking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded 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 left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included