The Attic conversions Specialists Pondtail
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 Pondtail, GU51 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 Pondtail
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:garage conversion near Pondtail, GU51 3
renovation near Fleet, GU51 4
kitchen renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
house renovation near Church Crookham, GU52 6
refurbishment company near Rafborough, GU14 0
renovation near Cove, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Rotten Green, GU51 1
home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Crookham Village, GU51 5
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders 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 items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the right cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included