The Mansard conversion Specialists New Cross
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 New Cross, RG9 4 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 New Cross
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 renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
house renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
home improvement near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
house renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Harpsden, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of