The Mansard loft conversion Specialists The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 3 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 The Ridges
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:bathroom renovations near The Ridges, RG40 3
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refurbishment company near Wick Hill, RG40 3
garage conversion near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
kitchen refurbishment near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
garage conversion near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
renovation near Eversley, RG27 0
garage conversion near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless 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 detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price 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 anticipating that light fittings are included