The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Langley
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 Langley, SL3 7 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 Langley
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 Langley, SL3 7
house renovation near Slough, SL3 7
garage conversion near Middle Green, SL3 6
bathroom renovations near Upton, SL1 1
property refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
kitchen renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
kitchen refurbishment near Brands Hill, SL3 8
kitchen renovation near Shreding Green, SL0 0
garage conversion near Colnbrook, SL3 0
property refurbishment near Upton Lea, SL2 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of