The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Burnham
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 Burnham, SL1 7 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 Burnham
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 Lent, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Burnham, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Taplow, SL6 0
kitchen renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
bathroom renovations near Rose Hill, SL1 8
kitchen refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, 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 house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand 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 details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current customers 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 primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never 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 guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure 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 validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included