The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Marlow
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 Marlow, SL7 1 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 Marlow
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality 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 absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information 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 bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of