The Attic conversions Specialists Knowle 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 Knowle Hill, GU25 4 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 Knowle 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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
bathroom renovations near Longcross, KT16 0
garage conversion near Virginia Water, GU25 4
bathroom renovations near Trumps Green, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
garage conversion near Stroude, GU25 4
renovation near Broomhall, SL5 9
renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
garage conversion near Burrowhill, GU24 8
garage conversion near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot 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 restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might 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 important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included