The Attic conversions Specialists Crookham Village
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 Crookham Village, GU51 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 Crookham Village
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:house renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
house refurbishments near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
home improvement near Church Crookham, GU52 6
bathroom renovations near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Fleet, GU51 4
renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
kitchen renovation near Winchfield, RG27 8
kitchen refurbishment near Pondtail, GU51 3
house renovation near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only 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 should be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing 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 structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. 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 comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included