The Attic conversions Specialists Holloway
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 Holloway, SL6 3 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 Holloway
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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renovation near Altmore, SL6 3
renovation near Tittle Row, SL6 4
bathroom renovations near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Highway, SL6 5
house renovation near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
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 choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of