The Attic conversions Specialists Blackwater
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Blackwater, GU17 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions 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 Blackwater
Most attic conversions 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 Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions 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 attic conversions in attic conversions 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 Blackwater, GU17 9
home improvement near York Town, GU15 3
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen refurbishment near Frogmore, GU17 0
house refurbishments near College Town, GU47 0
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Darby Green, GU17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
home improvement near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality 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 comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of 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
Unknowning exactly 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 verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included