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:property refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near York Town, GU15 3
renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen refurbishment near Frogmore, GU17 0
property refurbishment near College Town, GU47 0
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen refurbishment near Darby Green, GU17 0
property refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
bathroom renovations near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just 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 must be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly 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 desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact 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 talking to current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of