The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Camberley
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 Camberley, GU15 2 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 Camberley
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:garage conversion near Camberley, GU15 2
house renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
garage conversion near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
renovation near Frimley, GU16 9
bathroom renovations near Heatherside, GU15 1
bathroom renovations near York Town, GU15 3
home improvement near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Blackwater, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near College Town, GU47 0
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included