The Attic conversions Specialists Hawthorn Hill
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn Hill
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the best cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous 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 what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price 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