The Attic conversions Specialists Southwood
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 Southwood, GU14 0 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 Southwood
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:house refurbishments near Southwood, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Pondtail, GU51 3
renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
garage conversion near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
home improvement near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the right price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary 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 many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of