The Mansard conversion Specialists Littleton
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 Littleton, TW17 0 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 Littleton
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:bathroom renovations near Littleton, TW17 0
home improvement near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
property refurbishment near Shepperton, TW17 0
renovation near Charlton, TW17 0
home improvement near Laleham, TW18 1
garage conversion near Littleton Common, TW15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ashford Common, TW15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Ashford, TW15 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders 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 properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need 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 look competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors 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 presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included