The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Hawley
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 Hawley, GU17 9 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 Hawley
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:bathroom renovations near Hawley, GU17 9
house refurbishments near Blackwater, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near York Town, GU15 3
home improvement near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
renovation near Frogmore, GU17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Darby Green, GU17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might 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 expecting that light fittings are consisted of