The Attic conversions Specialists College Town
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 College Town, GU47 0 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 College Town
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:renovation near College Town, GU47 0
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kitchen refurbishment near Sandhurst, GU47 9
home improvement near Blackwater, GU17 9
refurbishment company near Darby Green, GU17 0
renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
property refurbishment near York Town, GU15 3
bathroom renovations near Hawley, GU17 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various 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 remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included