The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Ash
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an mansard loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does mansard loft conversion all over Ash, GU12 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of mansard loft 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 Ash
Most mansard loft 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 loft conversion Consultation
We offer free mansard loft 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 loft conversion in mansard loft 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 Ash, GU12 5
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Tongham, GU10 1
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
property refurbishment near Normandy, GU3 2
house refurbishments near Wyke, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Aldershot, GU11 1
garage conversion near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included 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 save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included