The Attic conversions Specialists Harmans Water
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 Harmans Water, RG12 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 Harmans Water
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 Harmans Water, RG12 9
property refurbishment near Wildridings, RG12 7
renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
home improvement near Crown Wood, RG12 9
renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
garage conversion near Priestwood, RG42 1
kitchen refurbishment near Bullbrook, RG12 2
kitchen renovation near Birch Hill, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
home improvement near Chavey Down, SL5 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. 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 far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might 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 important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included