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:house refurbishments near Lent, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Burnham, SL1 7
home improvement near Taplow, SL6 0
house renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
home improvement near Rose Hill, SL1 8
renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
property refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included