The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Harpsden
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 Harpsden, RG9 4 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 Harpsden
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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles 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 items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will give 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 critical to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of