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
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. 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 clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included