The Mansard conversion Specialists Pondtail
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 Pondtail, GU51 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 Pondtail
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:home improvement near Pondtail, GU51 3
property refurbishment near Fleet, GU51 4
bathroom renovations near Southwood, GU14 0
garage conversion near Church Crookham, GU52 6
kitchen refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
refurbishment company near Cove, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Rotten Green, GU51 1
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
home improvement near Crookham Village, GU51 5
home improvement near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways 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 a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included