The Mansard conversion Specialists Sutton
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 Sutton, SL3 8 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 Sutton
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:renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
bathroom renovations near Colnbrook, SL3 0
house refurbishments near Richings Park, SL0 9
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
house renovation near Langley, SL3 7
house refurbishments near Thorney, SL0 9
renovation near Poyle, SL3 0
kitchen refurbishment near Longford, UB7 0
renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
kitchen renovation near Shreding Green, SL0 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning 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 business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest 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 sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of