The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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:kitchen refurbishment near Highway, SL6 5
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home improvement near Tittle Row, SL6 4
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house renovation near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
house renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
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bathroom renovations near Stubbings, SL6 6
property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop 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 new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with an extensive 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 receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included