The Attic conversions Specialists Play Hatch
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 Play Hatch, RG4 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 Play Hatch
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:property refurbishment near Play Hatch, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
house renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
home improvement near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
home improvement near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area 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 unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with 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 much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing 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 website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify 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 method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included