The Mansard loft conversion Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
bathroom renovations near Ash, GU12 5
renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
garage conversion near Flexford, GU3 2
house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
refurbishment company near North Camp, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Wyke, GU3 2
home improvement near Normandy, GU3 2
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of