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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
home improvement near Bisham, SL7 1
kitchen renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Bigfrith, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Temple, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Marlow Common, SL7 2
garage conversion near Fern, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will offer 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of