The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Temple
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 Temple, 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 Temple
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:garage conversion near Temple, SL7 1
garage conversion near Bigfrith, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Bisham, SL7 1
refurbishment company near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
bathroom renovations near Hurley, SL6 5
bathroom renovations near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
house refurbishments near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed 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 builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very 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 fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however 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