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.
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renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Wargrave, RG10 8
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bathroom renovations near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
renovation near Charvil, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error 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 absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out 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 what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of