The Mansard loft conversion Specialists New Cross
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 New Cross, RG9 4 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 New Cross
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:refurbishment company near New Cross, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
garage conversion near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Harpsden, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
house refurbishments near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of