The Attic conversions Specialists Carter’s Hill
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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 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 Carter’s Hill
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
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 individual who prepares and presents 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 handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included