The Mansard conversion Specialists Old Woking
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 Old Woking, GU22 9 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 Old Woking
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 Old Woking, GU22 9
home improvement near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
renovation near Kingfield, GU22 7
kitchen renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
property refurbishment near Cartbridge, GU22 9
kitchen refurbishment near Woking, GU22 7
bathroom renovations near Westfield, GU22 9
property refurbishment near Mayford, GU22 0
renovation near Send, GU23 7
renovation near Pyrford, GU22 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
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 ought to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may 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 ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included