The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Slough
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 Slough, SL3 7 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 Slough
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:house refurbishments near Slough, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Upton, SL1 1
home improvement near Langley, SL3 7
house renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
property refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
house refurbishments near Upton Lea, SL2 5
bathroom renovations near Brands Hill, SL3 8
home improvement near Chalvey, SL1 2
renovation near Datchet Common, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present clients will provide 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 primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included