The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Lower Shiplake
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 Shiplake, RG9 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 Shiplake
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot 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 projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial 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 a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of