The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Lower Woodend
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 Woodend, SL7 2 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 Woodend
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:garage conversion near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
garage conversion near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
house refurbishments near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
house refurbishments near Marlow, SL7 1
house renovation near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders 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’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest 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 outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included