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:kitchen refurbishment near Pondtail, GU51 3
house refurbishments near Fleet, GU51 4
home improvement near Southwood, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Church Crookham, GU52 6
home improvement near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Crookham Village, GU51 5
bathroom renovations near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has 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 great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing 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 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included