The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Hawks Hill
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 Hawks Hill, 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 Hawks Hill
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot 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 misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of