The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 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 Cheapside
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:home improvement near Cheapside, SL5 7
house renovation near Sunninghill, SL5 7
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garage conversion near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
house refurbishments near The Rise, SL5 0
house renovation near Ascot, SL5 7
garage conversion near Wood End, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sunningdale, SL5 0
home improvement near Woodside, SL4 2
property refurbishment near South Ascot, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much 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 restoration projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really deceptive. 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 present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included