The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Lent
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 Lent, SL1 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 Lent
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:house refurbishments near Lent, SL1 7
home improvement near Burnham, SL1 7
home improvement near Taplow, SL6 0
kitchen refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
house renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of