The Attic conversions Specialists Britwell
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 Britwell, SL2 1 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 Britwell
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:kitchen renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
house refurbishments near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near East Burnham, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
garage conversion near Farnham Park, SL2 3
house refurbishments near Manor Park, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
house renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
home improvement near Lent, SL1 7
garage conversion near Burnham, SL1 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of