The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Dipley
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 Dipley, RG27 8 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 Dipley
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:kitchen renovation near Dipley, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Mattingley, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near West Green, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley, RG27 8
garage conversion near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
house renovation near Murrell Green, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
renovation near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many 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 comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact 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 definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people 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 process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included