The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Shinfield
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 Shinfield, RG2 9 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 Shinfield
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 Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
house renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
kitchen refurbishment near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
home improvement near Arborfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
garage conversion near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm 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 party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included