The Mansard conversion Specialists Littlefield Common
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 Littlefield Common, GU3 3 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 Littlefield Common
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:kitchen refurbishment near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
home improvement near Fairlands, GU3 3
house renovation near Pitch Place, GU3 3
bathroom renovations near Willey Green, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Worplesdon, GU3 3
kitchen renovation near Fox Corner, GU3 3
property refurbishment near Wyke, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Normandy, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Pirbright, GU24 0
garage conversion near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive 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 substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of