The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Earley
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 Earley, RG6 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 Earley
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of