The Attic conversions Specialists Fox Lane
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 Fox Lane, GU14 9 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 Fox Lane
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 Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
house renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
kitchen refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Rafborough, GU14 0
garage conversion near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
refurbishment company near Southwood, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility 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 potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included