The Attic conversions Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1 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 Great Lea Common
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters 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 offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote 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