The Attic conversions Specialists Lucas Green
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 Lucas Green, GU24 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 Lucas Green
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 refurbishment near Lucas Green, GU24 9
property refurbishment near Bisley, GU24 9
garage conversion near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Miles Green, GU21 2
renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
property refurbishment near Castle Green, GU24 8
house renovation near Knaphill, GU21 2
home improvement near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
kitchen refurbishment near Brook Place, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of