The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Fern
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 Fern, SL8 5 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 Fern
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:refurbishment company near Well End, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Fern, SL8 5
renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Sheepridge, SL7 3
house renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Wooburn, HP10 0
house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
garage conversion near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling 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 free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot 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 renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, 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 develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included