The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Lower Earley
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 Lower Earley, RG6 3 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 Lower Earley
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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kitchen renovation near Woodley, RG5 3
kitchen refurbishment near Sindlesham, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
garage conversion near Shinfield, RG2 9
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refurbishment company near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently since 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 choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding what the best price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain 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 very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included