The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Blackwater
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 Blackwater, GU17 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 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 Blackwater
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:kitchen refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
garage conversion near York Town, GU15 3
bathroom renovations near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near Frogmore, GU17 0
house refurbishments near College Town, GU47 0
refurbishment company near Fox Lane, GU14 9
house refurbishments near Darby Green, GU17 0
renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
garage conversion near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth 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 few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining 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 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 understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of