The Mansard conversion Specialists Lent Rise
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 Lent Rise, SL1 7 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 Lent Rise
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:property refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
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kitchen refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot 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 renovation jobs; 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 on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 look competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present clients 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 individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 great method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of