The Attic conversions Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7 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 Cheapside
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:home improvement near Cheapside, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Blacknest, SL5 0
renovation near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
house renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
house renovation near Ascot, SL5 7
house renovation near Wood End, SL5 7
bathroom renovations near Sunningdale, SL5 0
home improvement near Woodside, SL4 2
property refurbishment near South Ascot, SL5 9
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 selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually 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 clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of